DALE EARNHARDT INC. -- Announced that driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. will leave team at end of season.
GIANTS -- Placed OF Dave Roberts on 15-day DL. Designated OF Todd Linden for assignment. Recalled OF Fred Lewis and OF Daniel Ortmeier from Triple-A Fresno.
NATIONALS -- Announced that IF Josh Wilson was claimed off waivers by Devil Rays.
ROYALS -- Optioned P Brian Bannister to Triple-A Omaha. Activated P Luke Hudson from 15-day DL.
CELTICS -- Signed coach Doc Rivers to contract extension.
NCAA -- Placed Temple men's tennis on two years' probation for several violations, including fraud and erroneous student-athlete eligibility certifications.
BRADLEY -- Named Alvin Brooks men's basketball assistant coach. Announced retirement of men's basketball assistant coach Chuck Buescher.
KANSAS -- Signed women's basketball coach Bonnie Henrickson to contract through March 2011.
NEW MEXICO STATE -- Agreed to terms with men's basketball coach Reggie Theus.
QUINNIPIAC -- Named Sean Doherty and Eric Eaton men's basketball assistant coaches.
ST. BONAVENTURE -- Announced that junior G Chris Matthews is transferring to men's basketball team from Washington State.
SAINT LOUIS -- Named Angres Thorpe men's basketball assistant coach.
SAN JOSE STATE -- Named Jeff Hammerschmidt linebackers coach.
TOWSON -- Announced that men's basketball G Vernon Carr (Pensacola Junior College) signed national letter of intent.
FALCONS -- Released CB Jason Webster. Claimed S Nick Turnbull off waivers from Bears.
49ERS -- Signed LB Steve Dildine and OL Sean Estrada.
STEELERS -- Released LB Richard Seigler. Signed RB Kevan Barlow to one-year contract.
NHLPA -- Fired executive director Ted Saskin.