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MLS says players can train in small groups

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Major League Soccer said Thursday that players can return to outdoor team training fields in small groups, provided they follow mandatory health and safety measures.
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Report: 15 “active cases” of coronavirus from Allegiant Stadium site

5 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Public health officials in Nevada have increased testing at the construction site of Allegiant Stadium, and found more cases of COVID-19. According to Mick Akers of the Las...
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Stewart-Haas Racing using drones, parachutes to deliver medical supplies

22 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Stewart-Haas Racing has increased its involvement in helping North Carolina-based Novant Health deliver much-needed medical supplies to its facilities.
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Nevada commission approves return of combat sports events

23 hours ago   |   Review Journal   |   4 articles

The Nevada Athletic Commission voted unanimously to approve new coronavirus health and safety protocols, granting the UFC and Top Rank live fight cards in Las Vegas.
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Falcons' Todd Gurley attempts to dispel health concerns with series of workout videos ahead of 2020 season

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports

It appears Gurley's knee might be just fine after all
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NAC approves return of combat sports events to Nevada

1 day ago   |   Review Journal   |   4 articles

The Nevada Athletic Commission voted unanimously to approve new coronavirus health and safety protocols, granting both the UFC and Top Rank Boxing live fight cards in Las Vegas.
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A Chess Prodigy's Return to Health Brings Cheer to the Game

1 day ago   |   NY Times

As she endured a difficult recovery from Covid-19, the grandmaster Irina Krush thrived in competition and found familiar support from others in the game.
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Nevada Athletic Commission to vote on return of UFC, boxing

1 day ago   |   Review Journal

The Nevada Athletic Commission will meet by phone Wednesday to determine whether combat sports events can resume in Nevada with enhanced health and safety protocols.
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Blackhawks in playoff plan, Chicago hub city finalist

Blackhawks in playoff plan, Chicago hub city finalist

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

The NHL will abandon the rest of the regular season and go straight into the playoffs with 24 teams instead of 16 - if it is able to resume play. The decision, announced...
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Governor approves activities for pro teams in New Jersey

2 days ago   |   NBC Sports

The governor tweeted that as long as the teams follow health and medical protocols, they could open training camps or even hold competition.
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Premier League plans June 17 restart after 100-day shutdown

Premier League plans June 17 restart after 100-day shutdown

MANCHESTER, England - The Premier League is planning to return on June 17 after a 100-day shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Kentucky men's basketball announces series with Notre Dame

Kentucky men's basketball announces series with Notre Dame

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Patriots will regret not signing Cam Newton: Rodney Harrison

Patriots will regret not signing Cam Newton: Rodney Harrison

As free agent Cam Newton continues to search for a home in the NFL, at least one ex-Patriot believes the veteran quarterback would fit in well in New England. Former safety... Read more ...

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

NBA superstar LeBron James has joined the chorus of notable high-profile athletes who have voiced their outrage over the death of George Floyd. Read more ...

Scrums, mauls impacted as rugby approves law amendments

Scrums, mauls impacted as rugby approves law amendments

Optional law amendments limiting contact in scrums, the number of players in a maul, and the duration of rucks have been approved by World Rugby in the hope of reducing the... Read more ...

Basketball Hall of Fame ceremony pushed back to 2021

Basketball Hall of Fame ceremony pushed back to 2021

The coronavirus pandemic has caused another sporting event to be postponed. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony has been pushed back to the... Read more ...

Penguins' Nick Bjugstad out for season after spinal surgery

Penguins' Nick Bjugstad out for season after spinal surgery

The Pittsburgh Penguins will head into whatever becomes of the NHL postseason without Nick Bjugstad, who underwent spinal surgery to repair a herniated disk. Read more ...

Packers' Jones says his contract status won't distract him

Packers' Jones says his contract status won't distract him

Packers running back Aaron Jones says he wants to remain in Green Bay for his entire career and that he won't let speculation about his future distract him as he enters the... Read more ...

MLB contracts signed by Mickey Mantle, Hank Aaron up for auction

MLB contracts signed by Mickey Mantle, Hank Aaron up for auction

An auction house is offering 15 vintage Major League Baseball contracts signed by some of the all-time greats. The contracts for sale include deals signed by Mickey Mantle with... Read more ...

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Not every baseball player fears the 2020 season will be canceled. Former Yankees reliever and current Cardinal Andrew Miller, a prominent member of the players union, told The... Read more ...