Diamondbacks: Hired Ted Uhlaender as major-league scout.
Indians: Signed IF Herbert Perry, OF Jeromy Burnitz and P Paul Shuey.
Reds: Reassigned P John Roper, P Domingo Jean, P Brett Tomko, IF Aaron Boone, IF Stephen Larkin, IF Ruben Santana, OF Keith Mitchell, OF Pat Watkins and OF Cleveland Ladell to minor-league camp.
White Sox: Signed P Bobby Thigpen to minor-league contract.
NBA: Named Rockets C Hakeem Olajuwon and Magic C Shaquille O'Neal Players of Week. Olajuwon averaged 35.3 points, 13 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 3.67 blocks in three wins. O'Neal averaged 35.0 points, 13.3 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 3.3 blocks in three victories.
Cavaliers: Waived F Joe Courtney. Signed G Darryl Johnson to 10-day contract.
Clippers: Activated G Malik Sealy from injured list. Placed C Keith Tower (strained back) on injured list.
Rockets: Placed G Sam Cassell (elbow) on injured list. Signed G Melvin Booker to 10-day contract. Activated C Charles Jones from injured list.
SuperSonics: Activated F Sherell Ford from injured list.
Abilene Christian: Announced resignation of Tony Mauldin, men's basketball coach.
Carthage: Named Bosko Djurickovic men's basketball coach.
Colorado: Named Ricardo Patton men's basketball coach.
Navy: Named Tom Bates NCAA compliance director, Scott Strasemeier interim sports information director, Russ Hornbeck director of sales, Matt Helmer ticket manager and Matt Munnelly assistant ticket manager.
Temple: Announced football game against Penn State Sept. 21 will be played at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., instead of Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia.
Bengals: Signed S Bo Orlando to three-year contract.
Broncos: Named Neal Dahlen director of player personnel.
Chargers: Signed TE Alfred Pupunu to three-year contract.
Colts: Named Chuck Bresnahan linebackers coach.
Dolphins: Signed FB Lee McClinton, FB Robert Wilson, OL Gene McGuire and long snapper Frank Wainright.
Rams: Signed LB Robert Jones to five-year, $10 million contract.
Capitals: Signed D Joe Reekie to four-year, $3.65 million contract.
Maple Leafs: Fired Pat Burns, coach. Named Nick Beverley interim coach. Named Mike Foligno assistant coach.
Bandits (AHL): Recalled D Brian Corcoran from ECHL Raleigh. Signed F Kimbi Daniels to a tryout agreement.
Attack (NPSL): Acquired F Eloy Salgado from Power for future considerations.
Wave (NPSL): Acquired M Tony Bono from Power for cash and future considerations.
Pub Date: 3/06/96