Bulls: Waived G Cory Carr.
Jazz: Waived F Rick Hughes, G Alvin Sims and F Torraye Braggs.
Lakers: Waived F Andy Panko.
Raptors: Waived F Antonio Lang.
Trail Blazers: Released G Roberto Bergersen and G-F Monty Buckley.
Big East: Following players were named to preseason men's basketball team: Connecticut's Khalid El-Amin (preseason Player of the Year), Miami's Johnny Hemsley (Southern-Baltimore), Syracuse's Etan Thomas, Notre Dame's Troy Murphy and St. John's Erick Barkley.
Mountain West Conference: Suspended Nevada-Las Vegas basketball coach Bill Bayno one game for missing coaches meeting.
Florida State: Suspended starting CB Tay Cody one game after his arrest in Colquitt, Ga., for alleged possession of marijuana.
Maryland: M Emily Janss has been named to Soccer America Women's Team of the Week for second straight week.
San Diego State: Suspended DB James Samuel and DB Greg Taylor from football team after being arrested for alleged auto burglary.
NFL: Named following Players of the Week: AFC offense, Raiders WR Tim Brown; AFC defense, Chiefs CB James Hasty; AFC special teams, Steelers K Kris Brown; NFC offense, Vikings QB Jeff George; NFC defense, Buccaneers LB Derrick Brooks; NFC special teams, Cowboys P Toby Gowin.
Chargers: Re-signed OL Reginald Nelson to practice squad.
Cowboys: Signed LB Lemansky Hall and S Chris Akins. Signed FB Ryan Neufeld from practice squad. Released FB Tim Lester, LB Nate Hemsley and OF Ben Fricke.
Packers: Signed CB Steve Johnson to practice squad.
Patriots: Signed LB Ron Merkerson to practice squad. Placed DB J'Juan Cherry on IR. Released RB Marques Brigham from practice squad.
Raiders: Released OT Siupele Malamala. Signed OT Nate Parks from practice squad. Signed RB Marlon Barnes to practice squad.
Steelers: Placed TE Jerame Tuman on IR.
Blues: Assigned D Rudy Poeschek to AHL Worcester.
Canadiens: Assigned F Arron Asham to AHL Quebec.
Coyotes: Recalled RW Tavis Hansen from AHL Springfield.
Lightning: Recalled C Robert Petrovicky from IHL Grand Rapids.
Penguins: Returned LW Robert Dome and C Tyler Wright to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Rangers: Returned C P. J. Stock to AHL Hartford.
Sabres: Returned D Brian Campbell to AHL Rochester.
Senators: Waived C Steve Martins.
Heat (NPSL): Signed D Vinny Marcotrigiano to multiyear contract.