FOOTBALL

New York Giants --

Placed K Ali Haji-Sheikh on injured-reserve list to make room for former Maryland K Jess Atkinson.

Philadelphia Eagles -- Waived LB Tim Golden.

Seattle Seahawks -- Released P Jeff West.

St. Louis Cardinals -- Signed veteran WR-KR J.T. Smith and LB Danny Spradlin. BASKETBALL

Philadelphia 76ers -- Reported F Bobby Jones will have surgery Friday to remove bone spurs from his left ankle, forcing him to miss the team's training camp and probably most of its exhibition games.

Seattle SuperSonics -- Signed Gene Smith, captain of Georgetown's NCAA championship team of 1984.

Los Angeles Lakers -- Announced signing of Earl Jones, former University of District of Columbia center-forward.

Kansas City Sizzlers -- Continental league team signed former Maryland F Herman Veal. COLLEGES

George Washington -- Named Keith Betts assistant soccer coach, Jim Pransky assistant baseball coach and Dennis Rivenburgh head trainer. HOCKEY

New York Islanders -- John Tonelli became first holdout in team's history when he missed opening of training camp. Tonelli, 28, is in option year of four-year contract with an estimated value of $900,000. LOCALLY

Amputee Jack Benedick of Colorado was presented with the "Inspire '85" sports award last night by Sen. Robert Dole (R-Kan.) in recognition of his work with handicapped skiers.