Source:APZFile:z8621Keyword:BC-TransactionsDated:18:05 06-08-2004Processed at:18:06 06-Aug-04BC-Transactions,0670Friday's Sports Transactions

From Friday

Auto Racing

Indy Racing League -- Fined Don Lambert and Mike Sales, chief mechanics, and placed them on probation for the rest of the season, for violations at Michigan International Speedway.

Major League Baseball

Boston Red Sox -- Acquired LHP Mike Myers from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

Chicago White Sox -- Placed LHP Scott Schoeneweis on the 15-day DL, retoactive to Aug. 5.

Milwaukee Brewers -- Recalled RHP Wes Obermueller from AAA Indianapolis. Designated RHP Matt Kinney for assignment.

New York Mets -- Announced OF Shane Spencer has cleared waivers and was given his outright release.

Philadelphia Phillies -- Placed RHP Kevin Millwood on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Geoff Geary from AAA Scranton Wilkes-Barre.

Toronto Blue Jays -- Traded 1B-DH Josh Phelps to Cleveland for 1B-OF Eric Crozier.

NBA

Los Angeles Lakers -- Traded G Gary Payton, F Rick Fox, a conditional first-round draft pick and cash to the Boston Celtics for G Chucky Atkins, G Marcus Banks and F-C Chris Mihm.

Miami Heat -- Signed G Damon Jones.

New Jersey Nets -- Signed F Eric Williams to a three-year contract.

NFL

Cincinnati Bengals -- Waived WR Marlus Mays.

Green Bay Packers -- Re-signed T-G Joe Hayes. Waived DE Eric Powell.

Minnesota Vikings -- Released WR Kenny Clark and QB Matt Kegel. Signed CB Reggie Austin and WR Tony Johnson.

New England Patriots -- Released QB Kurt Kittner, T James Williams and DT DeVonte Peterson.

New Orleans Saints -- Signed WR Devery Henderson to a four-year contract.

New York Jets -- Signed G-C Pete Kendall.

NHL

Buffalo Sabres -- Re-signed F Jochen Hecht to a one-year contract.

Carolina Hurricanes -- Agreed to terms with G Craig Kowalski on a two-year contract and G Rob Zepp on a one-year contract.

Florida Panthers -- Re-signed LW Ryan Jardine to a one-year contract.

Minnesota Wild -- Re-signed RW Richard Park to a one-year contract.

Ottawa Senators -- Agreed with terms with D Chris Phillips and F Peter Schaefer on multiyear contracts.

Philadelphia Flyers -- Signed C Michal Handzus to a three-year contract.

Phoenix Coyotes -- Signed RW Brett Hull to a two-year contract.

Toronto Maple Leafs -- Re-signed G Mikael Tellqvist and F Clarke Wilm to one-year contracts.

Washington Capitals -- Signed D Jeff Paul to a one-year contract.

Colleges

Bucknell -- Named Annie Zinkavich women's graduate assistant field hockey coach.

Vermont -- Named Bruce Bosley athletic communications assistant.

Western Connecticut -- Named Peter Schachter men's soccer coach.

Western Kentucky -- Extended the contract of Wood Selig, athletic director, through 2008.