Indians: Announced affiliation agreement with Single-A Kinston Indians through 2002 season.
Padres: Recalled IF Gabe Alvarez from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Bulls: Signed C Brad Miller.
Sonics: Signed F Ruben Wolkowyski from Argentina to two-year contract.
Birmingham-Southern: Announced it will join the Big South Conference in the fall of 2003.
Cincinnnati: Named Keith LeGree men's assistant basketball coach.
Wake Forest: Named Jennifer Hoppe women's assistant cross country and track & field coach.
Jets: Signed OT Cornell Green to practice squad. Terminated the contract of OT Jeff Pilon from practice squad.
Vikings: Signed OT Reginald Nelson to practice squad.
NHL Players' Association: Announced retirement of D Dave Ellett.
Devils: Named Jason Siegel vice president of sales and marketing.
Panthers: Signed LW Josh Olson.
Rangers: Agreed to terms with F Johan Witehall.
Sabres: Signed LW Vladimir Tsyplakov to one-year contract.
Thrashers: Named Jack Ferreira director of player personnel.