RED SOX: Claimed P Reynaldo Garcia off waivers from Rangers.
ROCKIES: Agreed with P Shawn Chacon on one-year contract.
ROYALS: Traded P Shawn Sedlacek to Mets for P Jaime Cerda.
CAVALIERS: Activated G J.R. Bremer from injured list. Placed C Ruben Boumtje-Boumtje on injured list.
HORNETS: Signed G Tierre Brown to 10-day contract.
NETS: Fired coach Byron Scott. Named Lawrence Frank interim coach and Brian Hill assistant coach. Signed G Hubert Davis to 10-day contract. Waived G Robert Pack.
TIMBERWOLVES: Released G Anthony Goldwire.
WIZARDS: Signed F Torraye Braggs to second 10-day contract.
UCLA: Named Dino Babers wide receivers coach. Announced Jon Embree will move from wide receivers coach to tight ends coach. Announced defensive line coach Don Johnson will assume duties of recruiting coordinator.
LOUISVILLE: Announced men's basketball coach Rick Pitino will take medical leave of absence.
UMBC: Courtney Doughman was named America East women's basketball Rookie of the Week.
TENNESSEE: Signed women's basketball coach Pat Summitt to contract extension through 2007-08.
BILLS: Named Tyke Tolbert receivers coach.
DOLPHINS: Named Joel Collier offensive coordinator, Marc Trestman assistant head coach/quarterbacks and Jerry Sullivan wide receivers coach.
GIANTS: Named Pat Flaherty offensive line coach, Kevin Gilbride quarterbacks coach, Dave DeGuglielmo assistant offensive line and quality control coach, and David Merritt defensive assistant and quality control coach.
JETS: Named former Ravens secondary coach Donnie Henderson defensive coordinator.
LIONS: Named Kevin Higgins wide receivers coach and Greg Olson quarterbacks coach.
PACKERS: Signed LB Steve Joshue and WR Scottie Vines.
RAIDERS: Named Norv Turner coach.
RAVENS: Named Johnnie Lynn secondary coach.
NHL: Named James Oldham impartial arbitrator. Suspended Canadiens F Pierre Dagenais two games for high-sticking incident during Saturday's game against Maple Leafs.
SENATORS: Re-signed coach Jaques Martin to multi-year contract extension.
BLAST: F Carlos Farias was named MISL Offensive Player of the Week.