Rangers: Announced two-year affiliation with Single-A Savannah.
USA Basketball: Named Western Michigan's Earl Boykins and Tennessee's Chamique Holdsclaw 1997 Male and Female Athletes of the Year, respectively.
Centennial Conference: Named Johns Hopkins freshman F Sarah Parola and Western Maryland sophomore F Beth Blasi (Fallston) women's soccer co-Players of the Year.
Marymount: Named senior M Bryan Morrison (Calvert Hall) men's soccer Athlete of the Month.
San Francisco: Signed men's basketball coach Philip Mathews to five-year contract extension through 2002-2003.
Chargers: Released TE Al Pupunu and former Ravens FB Carwell Gardner. Placed LB Bobby Houston on IR. Signed LB Michael Hamilton and FB Robert Chancey from practice squad.
Colts: Waived FB Roosevelt Potts. Signed WR Nate Jacquet from practice squad. Signed DB Rico Clark to practice squad. Waived LB Phillip Ward from IR.
Eagles: Signed WR Russell Copeland and LB DeShawn Fogle from practice squad. Released WR Justin Armour and K Lonny Calicchio.
Packers: Signed long snapper Rob Davis.
Avalanche: Recalled RW Christian Matte from AHL Hershey.
Coyotes: Recalled RW Scott Levins from AHL Springfield.
Mighty Ducks: Recalled D Pavel Trnka from AHL Cincinnati.
Oilers: Assigned C Jason Bonsignore to IHL San Antonio.
Penguins: Recalled G Peter Skudra from IHL Houston.
Rangers: Reassigned C Marc Savard to AHL Hartford.
Los Angeles (MLS): Named Octavio Zambrano coach.
Miami (MLS): Expansion Fusion named Dallas assistant Carlos "Chaco" Cordoba to be its first coach.
Pub Date: 11/05/97