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National Basketball Association

NBA—Named Renny Gleeson senior director-global media properties and internet marketing.

BOSTON CELTICS—Signed G-F Joe Johnson, G-F Kedrick Brown and G Joseph Forte.

CHARLOTTE HORNETS—Signed F Kirk Haston, to a three-year contract.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES—Signed F Shane Battier to a three-year contract.


National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS—Agreed to terms with OL Victor Leyva on a three-year contract.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS—Signed CB Kory Blackwell, G LeShun Daniels, DL Donald Broomfield and WR-PR Damon Gibson. Waived S Kerry Cooks, CB Nate Gates and LB Jason Nikolao.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS—Named Dennis Abraham pro scout and Mike Biehl college scout.

TENNESSEE TITANS—Agreed to terms with RB Dan Alexander.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS—Signed KR Michael Bates to a two-year contract. Signed SS Jason Kaiser and DB Central McClellion.

Canadian Football League

MONTREAL ALOUETTES—Signed LB Stefen Reid to a contract extension through 2003.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS—Signed OL Mike Sutherland. Released OL Eddie Blake.