Baseball Chicago Cubs -- Announced that Billy Connors and Sandy Alomar have joined the organization as minor-league instructors.
Louisiana State -- Named Curley Hallman as football coach.
Detroit Lions -- Waived PK Rich Karlis.
Phoenix Cardinals -- Signed OT Mike Graybill. Placed RB David Little on injured reserve.
Pittsburgh Steelers -- Waived DL Craig Schlichting.
San Diego Chargers -- Placed RB Joe Mickles (torn thigh muscle) on injured reserve. He will miss the rest of the season. Signed RB Tim Spencer.
?3 Washington Redskins -- Waived DB Johnny Thomas.
NHL -- Suspended Boston Bruins RW Cam Neely for five games for attempting to injure D Randy Ladouceur of the Hartford Whalers by hitting Ladouceur with his stick Friday.
New Jersey Devils -- Traded C Paul Ysebaert to the Detroit Red Wings for D Lee Norwood and future considerations.
New York Rangers -- Re-signed D James Patrick (5 goals, 15 assists) for an estimated $2.25 million over three years.
Tamara McKinney, 28, winner of 18 World Cup Alpine ski races, more than any other American, has announced her retirement from competitive racing.