The Minnesota Timberwolves are close to signing a contract extension that would keep All-Star forward Kevin Garnett in a Wolves uniform for the next six seasons, the team's owner said.
Lou heads south
Lou Piniella has agreed to a $13 million, four-year contract to manage the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.
Art heads east
Art Howe has agreed to a $9.4 million, four-year contract to manage the New York Mets.
Expos going way south
As many as 20 Montreal Expos home games could be moved to Puerto Rico next year.
Herron cards 63
Tim Herron shot a 9-under 63, and held a two-stroke lead over seven players after the opening round of the Buick Challenge.
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