Auto racingNASCAR: Fined John Andretti $2,000 for ramming...


March 05, 1996

Auto racing

NASCAR: Fined John Andretti $2,000 for ramming back of another car Sunday after Pontiac 400 in Richmond.


Expos: Signed OF/1B Ozzie Canseco to a minor-league contract.

Padres: Agreed to two-year contract with C Brad Ausmus. Agreed to one-year contracts with P Joey Hamilton and IF Luis Lopez.

Red Sox: Agreed to terms with P Eric Gunderson and P Brian Bark.


Bulls: Signed C/F John Salley to 10-day contract. Placed C Bill Wennington (swollen ankle) on injured list.

Hornets: Activated G Muggsy Bogues from injured list.

Rockets: Signed G Sam Mack for rest of the season and G Jaren Jackson to 10-day contract.


Atlantic Coast Conference: Named Virginia A Doug Knight men's lacrosse Player of the Week for his eight-goal, two-assist performance in a 17-15 win over Syracuse.

American: Named Lee McElroy Jr. athletic director, effective May 1.

Appalachian State: Fired Tom Apke, men's basketball coach.

Central State: Promoted Jack Bush, defensive coordinator, to head football coach.

Nebraska Wesleyan: Named Kevin Haslam football coach.


Bills: Signed LB Mark Maddox to a three-year contract.

Bears: Signed WR Curtis Conway to a four-year, $10 million contract.

Chargers: Agreed to terms with S Kevin Ross on a two-year, $1.8 million contract.

Falcons: Signed LB Cornelius Bennett to a four-year $13.6 million contract.

49ers: Waived OT Steve Wallace.

Giants: Matched six-year, $16.45 million offer sheet RB Rodney Hampton had signed with 49ers. Announced club will move summer training camp from Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, N.J., to State University of New York at Albany starting in July.

Jets: Traded OT James Brown to Dolphins for 1997 fifth-round draft pick.

Packers: Re-signed LB Bernardo Harris.

Panthers: Re-signed C Mark Rodenhauser.

Redskins: Signed free-agent G Bob Dahl, who had been with the Browns.

Saints: Re-signed CB Israel Byrd to a one-year contract.

Tiger-Cats (CFL): Named John Jenkins offensive coordinator.


Islanders: Recalled C Derek Armstrong and LW Jarrett Deuling from AHL Worcester.

Stars: Placed LW Greg Adams (fractured right hand) on injured list.

Richmond Renegades (ECHL): Sent D Brian Goudie on loan to AHL Baltimore.

Pub Date: 3/05/96

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