Tony La Russa DUI backlash begins with Marcus Stroman

Tony La Russa DUI backlash begins with Marcus Stroman

You can cross one team off of Marcus Stroman’s possible landing spots if he declines the Mets’ qualifying offer. The right-hander is one of the top arms on the free-agent market but it doesn’t sound like he would entertain an offer from the White Sox, after recent developments with their new manager, Tony La Russa. … Read more

Will the 76ers allow Daryl Morey to do his job?

Will the 76ers allow Daryl Morey to do his job?

Daryl Morey is as close as a ringless NBA executive can get to being a made man. On Oct. 15, he willingly left the Houston Rockets, a contender he’d built up for 13 years. After notching a whopping 13 days with his family, he was tapped to lead basketball operations for the Philadelphia 76ers, who … Read more

FBI arrests Cincinnati councilman after undercover agents reveal ‘brazen’ bribery scheme, feds say

FBI arrests Cincinnati councilman after undercover agents reveal 'brazen' bribery scheme, feds say

CINCINNATI – FBI agents arrested Cincinnati City Councilman Jeff Pastor early Tuesday in what authorities describe as a brazen bribery scheme involving payoffs for help with city development projects. Federal prosecutors say Pastor, a Republican who joined council in January 2018, began soliciting money from developers within months of taking office and, in some instances, … Read more

Celtics legend dead at 86

Celtics legend dead at 86

Hall of Fame Celtics player, coach and broadcaster Tom Heinsohn has died at the age of 86, the Boston Globe reported Tuesday. Heinsohn won eight championships as an All-Star forward during the Celtics’ dynasty from 1956-1965. He then won two more rings in nine seasons as a coach from 1969-1978 before bringing his legendary and … Read more