Brewers: Named Jack Zduriencik director of scouting.
Cubs: Extended partnership with Single-A Lansing through 2002.
Dodgers: Named Jeff Schugel special assistant to GM.
Nets: Waived G Howard Brown, G Shawnta Rogers (Lake Clifton), F J. R. Koch and F Peter Cornell.
Georgia State: Announced retirement of associate athletic director Blaine Hughes.
Maryland: LaMont Jordan was chosen ACC football Player of the Week and G Jamie Wu was selected ACC Lineman of the Week.
Temple: Ruled that G Ronald Blackshear is academically ineligible to participate in the 1999-2000 season.
Canadiens: Returned G Evan Lindsay to WHL Prince Albert.
Devils: Agreed to terms with LW Patrik Elias and C Brendan Morrison.
Flames: Signed F Blair Betts.