RESIGNED: As coach of the Chicago Black Hawks, KEITH MAGNUSON, 34, who had a two-year record of 48-59-26. He was replaced by General Manager BOB PULFORD, 45, two-time NHL Coach of the Year.
TRADED: By the Kansas City Kings, Forward CLIFF ROBINSON, 21, to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Forward REGGIE JOHNSON, 24. The Kings also sent Forward JOHN LAMBERT, 29, to the San Antonio Spurs for a third-round draft choice in 1984 and cash.
By the Detroit Pistons, Forward PHIL HUBBARD, 25, and Center PAUL MOKESKI, 25, to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Forward KENNY CARR, 26, and Center BILL LAIMBEER, 24.
By the Cleveland Indians, Pitcher SID MONGE, 30, to the Philadelphia Phillies, for Outfielder BAKE McBRIDE, 33.
DIED: NESTOR CHYLAK, 59, who in 25 years as a major league umpire worked five World Series and four All-Star games; of a heart attack; in Dunmore, Pa.