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Craft beer merger involves brewery with New Orleans roots

Sep. 23, 2022 11:04 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans beer company with roots in the early 20th century — and purchased five years ago by the owners of the New Orleans Saints — has merged with three other regional breweries. The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate reports that the Benson Group...

Wesneski has immaculate inning, pitches Cubs over Bucs 3-2

Sep. 22, 2022 23:01 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rookie Hayden Wesneski had an immaculate inning in his second major league start to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 3-2 victory over the skidding Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night. Wesneski (2-1) gave up two runs and five hits in 6 1/3 innings while striking out six...

Celtics suspend coach Ime Udoka for 2022-23 season

Sep. 22, 2022 22:37 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have suspended Ime Udoka for a full year, banning the coach who led them to the NBA Finals last spring for the entire 2022-23 season over what two people with knowledge of the matter said was an improper relationship with a member of the organization. ...

Suspended Sarver says he's decided to sell Suns, Mercury

Sep. 21, 2022 18:51 PM EDT

Robert Sarver says he has started the process of selling the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury, a move that came barely a week after he was suspended by the NBA over workplace misconduct that included racist speech and hostile behavior toward employees. The decision was quickly...

Suspended owner Robert Sarver says he has started the process of selling the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury

Sep. 21, 2022 12:59 PM EDT
PHOENIX (AP) — Suspended owner Robert Sarver says he has started the process of selling the Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury.

Alderson cites perception change for decision to step down

Sep. 16, 2022 19:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sandy Alderson has achieved one of the goals he set upon his return to the New York Mets. "The Mets are far more respected than they have been in recent years,” he said Friday, a day after announcing he will resign as team president and become a senior adviser...

Cardinals, Raiders look to shake off 0-1 starts

Sep. 16, 2022 17:55 PM EDT

ARIZONA (0-1) at LAS VEGAS (0-1) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE: Raiders by 5 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Arizona 0-1; Las Vegas 0-1. SERIES RECORD: Raiders lead 6-4. LAST MEETING:...

Alderson stepping down as Mets president, will take new role

Sep. 15, 2022 19:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sandy Alderson will step down as president of the New York Mets when the team finds his replacement. The 74-year-old Alderson, a cancer survivor who has served two stints as New York's general manager, will move to a new role as special advisor to owners Steve and...

Amazon Prime ready to kick off 'Thursday Night Football'

Sep. 13, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

Not many people get to be a pioneer at 77 years old, especially in sports broadcasting. That will be the case, though, when Al Michaels calls Thursday night’s game between the Los Angeles Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs on Prime Video. The matchup between AFC West...

'Thursday Night Football': Where to find Prime Video games

Sep. 13, 2022 16:41 PM EDT

Thursday night's game between the Los Angeles Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs kicks off Amazon Prime Video's 11-year agreement with the NFL to carry “Thursday Night Football”. Here's what we know about the easiest way to find the games each week as well as why the NFL is entering...