BasketballNBA: Named Hornets F Glen Rice Player of the...


March 04, 1997


NBA: Named Hornets F Glen Rice Player of the Month, Grizzlies F Shareef Abdur-Rahim Rookie of the Month, the Pistons' Doug Collins Coach of the Month and Clippers F Loy Vaught Player of the Week.

Rockets: Signed G Eddie Johnson for rest of season. Placed G Brent Price (torn ligament in his right knee) on injured list; he's expected to miss rest of season.


Atlantic Women's Colleges: Named College of Notre Dame seniors Jennifer Chaney, Julie Desmond and Tinah Houck (Westminster) to all-conference basketball team.

Central Michigan: Will not renew contract of men's basketball coach Leonard Drake (21-83 with Chippewas, including 7-19 this season).

Denver: Men's basketball coach Dick Peth resigned.

UMES: Named Romanda Noble SID.

Texas A&M: Named Steve Marshall offensive coordinator.


Colts: Signed DB Carlton Gray.

Falcons: Re-signed DE Lester Archambeau to three-year contract. Signed CB Ray Buchanan to four-year contract after Colts failed to match offer.

Jaguars: Re-signed G Ben Coleman and CB Dave Thomas.

Jets: Signed LB Pepper Johnson to two-year contract. Signed DE Jeff Cummins and G Lonnie Palelei.


NHL: Named Kings G Stephane Fiset Player of the Week.

Canucks: Sent F Troy Crowder to AHL Syracuse for conditioning.

Flames: Recalled D Jamie Allison from AHL St. John.

Maple Leafs: Signed C Alyn McCauley to three-year contract.

Oilers: Recalled LW Joe Hulbig from AHL Hamilton.

Pub Date: 3/04/97

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