BASKETBALL Milwaukee Bucks -- Waived top 1987 draft choice F Bob McCann and G Keith Smith. Detroit Pistons -- Extended an offer sheet to Los Angeles Clippers F Michael Cage, a free agent holdout. Dallas Mavericks -- Placed G Brad Davis on injured reserve. Topeka Sizzlers -- Continental Basketball Association team signed Jo Jo White, 40, former Boston all-star who is attempting a comeback.
HOCKEY St. Louis Blues -- Recalled LW Doug Evans from Peoria (International Hockey League). New York Rangers -- Traded D Willie Huber and Larry Melnyk to the Vancouver Canucks for D Michel Petit; recalled RW Ron Talakoski, LW Jeff Brubaker and D Mark Tinordi from Colorado of the IHL; sent D Bruce Bell to Colorado.Detroit Red Wings -- Recalled LW Steve Martinson from AHL Adirondack.
FOOTBALL Houston Oilers -- Signed OT Bruce Matthews to a contract worth $1.55 million for four years, ending a season-long holdout. Los Angeles Rams -- Suspended CB LeRoy Irvin indefinitely for conduct detrimental to the team.Atlanta Falcons -- Signed LB Aaron Brown.Cleveland Browns -- Re-signed TE Vyto Kab; waived DE Alex Carter, WR Perry Kemp and RBs Major Everett and Marc Logan; placed TE Travis Tucker and OT Rickey Boldan on injured reserve. Indianapolis Colts -- Signed DE Tim Crawford; waived DB Kenny Daniel. Minnesota Vikings -- Signed P Bucky Scribner; waived WR Buster Rhymes.Los Angeles Raiders -- Cut OT Henry Lawrence. Minnesota Vikings -- Signed P William (Bucky) Scribner; waived WR Buster Rhymes.Miami Dolphins -- Waived off injured reserve: QB Kyle Mackey and G Jim Gabrish.New York Jets -- Signed TE Glenn Dennison, cut last week by Washington; waived S George Radachowsky, QB Bill Ransdell, TE Bill Sanders, RB Vince Amoia and WR Skip Peete.
BASEBALL Atlanta Braves -- Extended the contract of OF Dale Murphy for three years at a reported $2 million per season. Free agents -- Declared yesterday: Detroit all-star RHP Jack Morris, California OF Ruppert Jones, San Francisco LHP Atlee Hammaker and Montreal LHP Bob McClure.