Friday's Sports Transactions
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS-Signed F Desmond Ferguson to a 10-day contract. Placed G Omar Cook on the injured list.
American Basketball Association
ABA-Granted expansion franchise to Mahwah, N.J. for the 2004-2005 season to be owned by Ron Eford.
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS-Signed LB Rodney Thomas. Re-signed DB Jason Goss and BD Justin Lucas. Released FB J.P. Comella.
GREEN BAY PACKERS-Re-signed DB Michael Hawthorne. Waived LB Ralph Turner.
HOUSTON TEXANS-Signed LB Shantee Orr.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS-Signed OT Ephraim Salaam.
ST. LOUIS RAMS-Signed DE Sean Moran. Released RB Gus Jacobs
WASHINGTON REDSKINS-Signed WR Kevin Swayne.
Canadian Football League
HAMILTON TIGER-CATS-Signed QB James McPherson.
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