The Raiders announced the signing of quarterback Tyler Wilson on Tuesday, leaving just two draft picks unsigned a day before the team prepares to open training camp in Napa.

Wilson was the Raiders' fourth-round pick out of Arkansas.

Still to be signed are Oakland's first two selections: first-round cornerback D.J. Hayden of Houston and second-round tackle Menelik Watson of Florida State.

The Raiders waived linebacker Travis Goethel and cornerback Coye Francies.

  • Former NFL running back Larry Johnson pleaded no contest to charges that he choked an ex-girlfriend into unconsciousness and left her only in her underwear in a Las Vegas hotel hallway. Johnson was sentenced to one year of probation and ordered to pay a $345 fine.

  • The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed running back Peyton Hillis to a one-year contract.

  • Dallas Cowboys defensive end Anthony Spencer is having arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and could miss the rest of training camp.

    Pro basketball

    Free-agent guard Monta Ellis signed with the Dallas Mavericks, reportedly a three-deal for between $25 million and $30 million.

  • Los Angeles Sparks forward Nneka Ogwumike, a former Stanford star, and San Antonio Silver Stars guard Danielle Robinson of San Jose were named West All-Star reserves for the WNBA All-Star game Saturday in Connecticut.

    Pro hockey


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    The New Jersey Devils signed forward Jaromir Jagr, 41, to make up for some of the scoring lost with the recent retirement of Ilya Kovalchuk.

    Soccer

    The U.S. men's national team will face Honduras on Wednesday in Arlington, Texas, in the Gold cup semifinals. The game will be shown on the Fox Soccer Channel at 4 p.m.

    Miscellany

    Former welterweight champion Emile Griffith died at 75 at an extended care facility in Hempstead, N.Y., after a long battle with dementia.

  • NASCAR will return to NBC in 2015 on a 10-year deal, ending its eight-year partnership with ESPN and Turner Sports.

  • Arizona sophomore safety Patrick Onwuasor has been cut from the team after being arrested and accused of drug dealing and having a weapon.

    Staff writer Jerry McDonald contributed to this report.