American League
CLEVELAND INDIANS--Exercised their option on 3B Aaron Boone for the 2006 season.
SEATTLE MARINERS--Placed RHP Jorge Campillo on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Clint Nageotte from Tacoma of the PCL.
National League
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS--Agreed to terms with LHP Armando Almanza and RHP Alan Benes on minor league contracts.
Atlantic League
NEWARK BEARS--Agreed to terms with RHP Willie Banks and RHP Nick Maness. Released RHP Giancarlo Alvarado and INF Teuris Olivares.
Frontier League
CHILLICOTHE PAINTS--Released OF Darren Heath and C Scott Madden.
FLORENCE FREEDOM--Released RHP Jason Brunke.
ROCKFORD RIVERHAWKS--Agreed to terms with LHP Derrick Ellison. Released LHP John Richards. Announced the retirement of RHP Joe Bargosa.
WASHINGTON WILDTHINGS--Announced the retirement of 2B Bruce Baldwin.
Golden Baseball League
FULLERTON FLYERS--Agreed to terms with RHP Shane Waroff. Released C Drew York.
LONG BEACH ARMADA--Released OF Dan Dipace.
MESA MINERS--Released RHP Dan Burkhart.
National Basketball Association
ATLANTA HAWKS--Signed C Zaza Pachulia to a four-year offer sheet.
LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS--Signed G Cuttino Mobley to a multiyear contract. Renounced the rights to G Kerry Kittles and G Rick Brunson.
LOS ANGELES LAKERS--Traded F Caron Butler and G Chucky Atkins to Washington for F Kwame Brown. Signed G William Parker.
NEW ORLEANS HORNETS--Re-signed C Chris Andersen.
ORLANDO MAGIC--Signed G Keyon Dooling to a three-year contract.
PHOENIX SUNS--Signed G Raja Bell to a five-year contract.
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS--Waived G Nick Van Exel and G Derek Anderson.
SEATTLE SUPERSONICS--Re-signed G Ray Allen to a five-year contract.
TORONTO RAPTORS--Signed G Jose Calderon.
Women's National Basketball Association
CHARLOTTE STING--Announced the resignation of Trudy Lacey, coach, to remain general manager. Named Muggsy Bogues coach.
American Basketball Association
ABA--Granted a team to Indianapolis to begin play in 2005-06.
INDY ALLEY CATS--Named Greg Graham coach.
Continental Basketball Association
DAKOTA WIZARDS--Declined to renew the contract of Casey Owens, coach.
National Football League
DETROIT LIONS--Agreed to terms with Matt Millen, president, on a five-year contract extension.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS--Signed DL Tom Sverchek. Released WR Rich Musinski.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS--Signed C Chris Spencer. Waived K Kevin Miller.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS--Released LB Brian Allen and WR Nathan Black.
National Hockey League
NHL--Named Stephen Walkom senior vice president and director of officiating.
BOSTON BRUINS--Signed D Brian Leetch to a one-year contract.
CALGARY FLAMES--Agreed to terms with RW Jarome Iginla on a three-year contract.
COLORADO AVALANCHE--Signed D Patrice Brisebois and C Pierre Turgeon to two-year contracts.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS--Signed D Bryan Berard to a two-year contract.
DALLAS STARS--Signed D Martin Skoula to a two-year contract, D Patrick Traverse and RW Mathias Tjarnqvist to one-year contracts and F Vojtech Polak to a three-year contract. Re-signed C Mike Modano to a five-year contract.
DETROIT RED WINGS--Signed D Mathieu Schneider to a two-year contract.
EDMONTON OILERS--Signed D Chris Pronger to a five-year contract. Traded F Michael York and a conditional draft pick to the New York Islanders for C Mike Peca.
MINNESOTA WILD--Re-signed G Manny Fernandez and C Marc Chouinard to one-year contracts.
MONTREAL CANADIENS--Signed F Alexei Kovalev and D Mathieu Dandenault to four-year contracts.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS--Signed F Miroslav Satan to a three-year contract.
NEW YORK RANGERS--Agreed to terms with LW Martin Rucinsky on a one-year contract. Re-signed D Thomas Pock.
PHILADELPHIA FLYERS--Signed C Peter Forsberg to a two-year contract.
PHOENIX COYOTES--Signed D Matt Jones to a two-year contract.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS--Agreed to terms with D Sergei Gonchar on a five-year contract. Signed D Noah Welch and D Ryan Lannon.
VANCOUVER CANUCKS--Re-signed F Markus Naslund to a three-year contract. Traded F Brent Sopel to the New York Islanders for a conditional 2006 draft pick.
American Hockey League
CHICAGO WOLVES--Re-signed D Tim Wedderburn.
PROVIDENCE BRUINS--Signed Scott Gordon, coach, and Rob Murray, assistant coach, to two-year contract extensions.
DAYTON BOMBERS--Named Matt Gentil vice president of corporate partnerships, Albert Branca director of ticket operations and Tiffany Dixon group sales coordinator.
FLORIDA EVERBLADES--Named Nathan Gosline director of sales, Joshua Schwinghamer director of marketing and Sandy Moskal box office manager.
United Hockey League
KALAMAZOO WINGS--Signed D Daniel Carriere and F Tyler Willis.
MUSKEGON FURY--Signed RW-D Jason Lawmaster to a one-year contract.
QUAD CITY MALLARDS--Named Brian Curran coach.
Major League Lacrosse
LONG ISLAND LIZARDS--Waived A Anthony Gilardi. Claimed M Matt Schomburg from the league player pool.
USA GYMNASTICS--Named Dennis McIntyre men's program director and Kelly Feilke senior director of marketing.
Major League Soccer
BIRMINGHAM-SOUTHERN--Named Rena Faust-Holden women's assistant basketball coach.
BUFFALO--Dismissed G Wallace Hall from the men's basketball team for conduct detrimental to the team.
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE--Named Staci Schulz women's basketball coach.
CENTRAL WASHINGTON--Named Abby Cullen women's assistant volleyball coach.
COLUMBIA--Named Alex Oberweger associate athletics director for athletic communications.
DENISON--Named Matt McGinnis men's lacrosse coach.
EMPORIA STATE--Announced the resignation of Shawn Siegele, men's and women's tennis coach.
FORDHAM--Announced the resignation of Leslie Allen, women's tennis coach.
GEORGIA TECH--Named Mollie Simmons Mayfield senior woman administrator.
HOLY CROSS--Named Scott Gallon and John Ostrowski assistant athletic trainers.
LIMESTONE--Named Chris Wiley assistant baseball coach.
MANHATTAN--Named Kevin Leighton athletic coordinator and Mike Cole athletic operation manager.
MARIST--Named LaTanya Collins and Tyecia Powell women's assistant basketball coaches.
MICHIGAN STATE--Named Alexandra Kyser assistant field hockey coach.
MONTANA STATE-BILLINGS--Named Mike Benke assistant baseball coach and Sean McGary interim softball coach.
MONTANA STATE-NORTHERN--Named Dan Troupe wrestling coach.
NIAGARA--Named Joe Avellino diving and assistant swimming coach, and Patrick McNelis assistant swimming coach.
OAKLAND, MICH.--Announced the resignation of Eileen Hilliard, women's basketball coach.
RHODE ISLAND--Named Zac Shaw women's soccer coach.
ROCHESTER--Named Martin Heath squash coach.
ROCKY MOUNTAIN--Named Austin Tait sports information director and women's junior varsity basketball coach.
ST. JOHN'S, N.Y.--Named Allsion Davidson women's tennis coach.
SAINT LOUIS--Named Katie Kanara assistant field hockey coach.
TCU--Named Scott Kull associate director of athletics and external operations, and Mark Cohen director of media relations.
UTAH STATE--Promoted George Brosky to second women's basketball assistant coach. Added Ryan Johnson to the women's basketball coaching staff.
WINSTON-SALEM--Named Chris Zona assistant athletics director for marketing and promotions, Lori Dobbins assistant director of marketing and promotions, Charlie Schoderbek men's and women's tennis coach, Tyrone Scales women's bowling coach, and Cody Crill, Keith Gaither, Joshua McGee and Phil Cole assistant football coaches.

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