Rangers: Purchased contract of OF Mike Simms from Triple-A Oklahoma City. Assigned IF Dave Silvestri to Oklahoma City.
Pacers: Activated F Derrick McKey. Placed F LaSalle Thompson (sprained toe) on injured list.
Rider: Named Don Harnum men's basketball coach.
Rutgers: Named Kevin Bannon men's basketball coach and signed him to six-year contract.
Bengals: Signed DE Ramondo Stallings to a two-year contract.
Bills: Signed punter Marc Collins.
Colts: Signed DE Al Fontenot, an unrestricted free agent from Bears.
Jaguars: Re-signed G Rich Tylski and OT Chris Oltmanns.
Steelers: Re-signed DE Kevin Henry.
Vikings: Re-signed OT Scott Dill and RB James Stewart.
Oilers: Recalled LW Ralph Intranuovo from AHL Hamilton. Returned LW Barrie Moore to Hamilton.
Sharks: Recalled G Wade Flaherty from AHL Kentucky.
Stars: Signed LW Greg Adams to one-year contract with option for 1998-99.
Bandits (AHL): Released RW Chris Gotziaman.
Pub Date: 4/04/97