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For The Record

March 17, 2006

The quiz

TRIPLE DOUBLES -- The Nets' Jason Kidd has 73 career NBA triple doubles and needs five to tie Wilt Chamberlain for third all time. Who leads with 181? Who's second with 138? Answer below

Moves

Baseball

BLUE JAYS -- Signed P Roy Halladay to three-year, $40 million contract extension through 2010.

BREWERS -- Optioned P Chris Demaria, P Dana Eveland and OF Tony Gwynn Jr. to Triple-A Nashville and IF Hernan Iribarren to Single-A Brevard. Assigned P Wilfredo Rodriguez to minor league camp. Named Mike Vassallo media relations director.

DEVIL RAYS -- Optioned P Jon Switzer, P Chris Seddon, P James Shields, P Brian Stokes, IF Wes Bankston, IF B.J. Upton, C Shawn Riggans and OF Delmon Young to Triple-A Durham. Assigned C Ryan Christianson, IF Fernando Cortez, IF Kevin Witt, former Orioles P Travis Driskill, OF Elijah Dukes and former Orioles OF Darnell McDonald to minor league camp.

INDIANS -- Optioned P Kazuhito Tadano to Triple-A Buffalo and OF Brad Snyder to Double-A Akron. Assigned C Armando Camacaro, OF Todd Donovan, IF Jake Gautreau and IF/OF Joe Inglett to minor league camp.

METS -- Assigned P Anderson Garcia, P Alay Soler, C Zac Clements, P Tim LaVigne and P Mike Venafro to minor league camp.

RANGERS -- Assigned P John Danks and P Thomas Diamond to minor league camp.

YANKEES -- Optioned P Matt DeSalvo and P Jeff Karstens to Triple-A Columbus.

Basketball

CAVALIERS -- Assigned C Martynas Andriuskevicius to D-League Arkansas.

NUGGETS -- Recalled F-G Julius Hodge from D-League Austin. Placed G Earl Boykins on inactive list.

PACERS -- Named Greg Schenkel VP of corporate relations.

SPURS -- Signed G Melvin Sanders.

TIMBERWOLVES -- Waived G Richie Frahm.

Colleges

GEORGIA TECH -- Signed football coach Chan Gailey to five-year, $5 million contract.

HAMPTON -- Men's basketball coach Bobby Collins resigned.

HARTFORD -- Men's basketball coach Larry Harrison resigned.

MOUNT ST. MARY'S -- Announced that men's soccer coach Rob Ryerson (Oakland Mills) will be inducted into Old Timers Soccer Association of Maryland Hall of Fame on May 12 at Columbus Gardens.

Football

BEARS -- Signed CB Dante Wesley, who had been with Panthers, to two-year contract.

BENGALS -- Re-signed former Ravens S Anthony Mitchell to one-year contract.

BILLS -- Agreed to two-year, $2 million contract with S Matt Bowen, who had been with Redskins.

BUCCANEERS -- Named Greg Burns defensive backs coach and Jethro Franklin defensive line coach. Promoted Richard Bisaccia to special teams coordinator. Named Mike Morris strength and conditioning coach and Kurtis Shultz (Maryland) assistant strength and conditioning coach.

CHIEFS -- Signed QB Damon Huard to one-year contract.

EAGLES -- Signed QB Jeff Garcia, who had been with Lions, and WR Jabar Gaffney, who had been with Texans, to one-year contracts.

49ERS -- Re-signed LB Brandon Moore, WR Jason McAddley and S Kris Richard.

JAGUARS -- Signed OT Stockar McDougle.

LIONS -- Agreed to terms with QB Josh McCown, who had been with Cardinals.

PATRIOTS -- Released CB Tyrone Poole.

RAVENS -- Released T Orlando Brown and LB Peter Boulware.

SEAHAWKS -- Re-signed DT Rocky Bernard and CB Jimmy Williams.

STEELERS -- Agreed to two-year contract with C Jeff Hartings. Signed DE Rodney Bailey, who had been with Seahawks, to one-year contract.

High schools

ST. PAUL'S -- Boys lacrosse player Chris Kunhardt committed to Hamilton.

WOODLAWN -- Football player Douglas Richburg committed to Delaware State and football player Femi Ajewole committed to Lehigh.

Quiz answer

Oscar Robertson (181), Magic Johnson (138).

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