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Wednesday Sports in Brief

Thursday, April 4th, 2019

Hall of Famer manager Bobby Cox was able to accept visitors in his Atlanta-area hospital room on Wednesday, one day after the longtime Braves skipper suffered a stroke. The 77-year-old Cox wore his Braves jersey while shouting ''play ball!'' before the first pitch of Monday night's home opener against the Chicago Cubs. Cox led the Braves to 14 straight division titles from 1991-2005, including the 1995 World Series title.

NHL Commissioner says league wants cut of gambling action

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league wants a cut of gambling profits if its intellectual property, data or video from games are used. Bettman tells guest host Larry Lage in the in the latest episode of "PodcastOne Sports Now" those who want to conduct gambling business with NHL assets will need to negotiate. Ice Cube tips off talking about his BIG3 basketball league and also kicks it about his music and movies.