National Basketball Association

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS—Announced the retirement of F Chris Webber.


UTAH GRIZZLIES—Announced G Mike Mole has been called up by the New York Islanders. Announced F Olivier Labelle has been reassigned from Bridgeport (AHL) and F Keith Johnson has been recalled to Bridgeport. Signed F Ryan Cruthers.


ALABAMA—Announced junior F Richard Hendrix plans to enter the NBA draft.

CALIFORNIA—Fired Ben Braun, men's basketball coach.