With expectations sky-high for
Oakland also is expected to part ways with 29-year-oold running back
Murray, 25, averaged 5.2 yards on his 82 carries and will enter next season as the starter.
Brown made 26 appearances with the 76ers last season, averaging 2.5 points on 30.2 percent shooting. He played 19 games in the NBA D-League this season, averaging 16.8 points, 5.2 rebounds, 3.9 assists, 1.9 steals and 31.8 minutes per game while shooting 50 percent from the field.
Pierce missed Tuesday's win over the Lakers because of a toe injury. In 43 games, Pierce is averaging 12.8 points and 4.5 rebounds. The Wizards are 6 1/2-point underdogs.
Bedard, 35, spent 2014 with the Rays, going 4-6 with a 4.76 ERA and 64:29 K:BB ratio in 75 2/3 innings. He has posted a career 3.99 ERA and 8.6 K/9 rate since making his major-league debut in 2002.
Rowen, 26, debuted with the Rangers last season, giving up four earned runs in 8 2/3 innings in eight appearances while striking out seven batters and walking four (three intentional). He posted a 3.45 ERA and 31:9 K:BB ratio in 47 innings with Triple-A Round Rock in 2014.