OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Named Rene Lachemann bench coach.
National Basketball Association
NBA—Suspended Memphis C Lorenzen Wright for one game for shoving Milwaukee C Zaza Pachulia in an Oct. 21 game.
CLEVELAND CAVALIERS—Waived F-C Art Long.
MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES—Released F Rick Rickert, F Jackie Butler and G Blake Stepp.
NEW JERSEY NETS—Named Bobby Marks director of basketball operations.