Playoffs

NFL medical officer Dr. Sills speaks of uncertain times

NFL medical officer Dr. Sills speaks of uncertain times

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Days after the NFL revealed its hopes of conducting a normal regular season and playoffs, its chief medical officer warns that nothing is a certainty during the coronavirus...
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Patriots' historic dominance vs. playoff teams highlighted in this wild stat

1 day ago   |   Comcast SportsNet

Many people have tried to downplay some of the Patriots' success over the last 20 years by pointing out the AFC East has been among the weakest divisions in the NFL during that...
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NBA could salvage season with truncated playoff tournament in Las Vegas, report says

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

A traditional postseason format seems out of the realm of possibility for the NBA
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2020 LCS Spring Split Playoffs: Cloud9 huge betting favorites in first round

2020 LCS Spring Split Playoffs: Cloud9 huge betting favorites in first round

1 day ago   |   Sporting News

Sports Insiders' Jonathan Willis breaks down the betting odds for Saturday's first round of the 2020 LCS Spring Split playoffs, where Cloud9 is a heavy favorite.
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Why the Rockets have more to gain or lose from shorter playoff format than any NBA team

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

The all-or-nothing Rockets might not have a chance for a payoff if the NBA season is lost
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Ty Law Says Peyton Manning Tried to Get Him Drunk to Learn Patriots' Secrets

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Before Peyton Manning got over the hump against the New England Patriots in the playoffs, the legendary quarterback was apparently taking drastic steps to get inside...
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NBA Draft 2020: Team needs and prospect fits for every lottery team; Knicks, LaMelo Ball a perfect match?

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

Analyzing the team needs for all 14 teams currently out of the playoffs, and finding prospects to fill them
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The 2020 Season Should Bring an End to MLB's Juiced Ball Experiment

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report

Something was indeed amiss with the ball during last year's Major League Baseball playoffs, though that shouldn't be construed as a bad thing. Before we carry on, anyone who's...
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Report: Las Vegas Only City Under 'Serious Consideration' for 2020 NBA Playoffs

2 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Any chance the NBA can finish its suspended season may lie in its capability to hold playoff games in Las Vegas...
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Which NBA Teams Have The Biggest Discrepancy In Home-Road Performance?

2 days ago   |   Forbes

With the 2019-20 NBA season currently postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, it's unclear if a playoff format will take place. Which teams would be the most upset about losing...
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Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

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WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

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Trump talks with US pro sports leaders to discuss virus

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Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

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National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

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'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On His Sick Sailors

“This isn't a class on literature. This is a captain of a massive ship that's nuclear-powered. He shouldn't be talking that way in a letter," Trump said of Brett Crozier. Read more ...

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Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Fearing an out-of-control coronavirus outbreak would overwhelm California's health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency on March 4. Within a week... Read more ...

Cloudy tonight, light rain showers Sunday

Cloudy tonight, light rain showers Sunday

Scattered showers will linger into Sunday afternoon with highs in the low 60s. Read more ...

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

English Premier League players failed to reach an agreement on Saturday with clubs to take 30% pay cuts during the coronavirus pandemic, escalating a bitter public row as their... Read more ...