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NFL slashes preseason schedule in half amid coronavirus case uptick

NFL slashes preseason schedule in half amid coronavirus case uptick

9 hours ago   |   Sporting News

The league wants to let players get more conditioning in outside of game settings while limiting travel.
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Photo: Ben Askren looks just like this 1940s Indiana wrestler, and it's freaky

Photo: Ben Askren looks just like this 1940s Indiana wrestler, and it's freaky

9 hours ago   |   MMAjunkie

Did Ben Askren hop into “Doc” Brown's DeLorean, travel back to 1942 and wrestle for the University of Indiana before returning to present day to have standout amateur wrestling...
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NBA won't prevent coaches from traveling to Orlando bubble based on age alone

9 hours ago   |   CBS Sports   |   2 articles

Rick Carlisle says the NBA will consider several factors before determining if a coach can travel to Disney
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Kyrie Irving Won't Travel with Nets for NBA Restart Amid Shoulder Injury Rehab

17 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving will continue his recovery from shoulder surgery rather than participate in the NBA's restart...
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Positive tests force Nuggets to close practice facilities

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

DENVER - The Denver Nuggets say they've closed their facilities after two members of the team's traveling party tested positive for the coronavirus over the weekend. A third...
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Dan Hooker shares heartbreaking photo with his daughter during mandatory quarantine

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

Dan Hooker knew what he was signing up for, win or lose, against Dustin Poirier. After traveling from New Zealand to Las Vegas to fight in this past weekend's UFC on ESPN 12...
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‘Much Is Unpredictable.' NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Can't Guarantee NBA Restart as Coronavirus Cases Rise

1 day ago   |   Time

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise around the country, especially in states like Florida-home to two NBA franchises, and most crucially the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex...
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New York's travel quarantine list underscores camp complications

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

The NFL is still planning to have teams report to training camp as scheduled on July 28. But if you're a Buffalo Bill, for instance, you'd probably be safer giving yourself a...
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Golf tournament to help fund police training initiative

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

HARTFORD, Conn. - The Travelers Championship is giving some of the money raised by last week's golf tournament in Connecticut to help create a program to train police in how to...
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Brits are back: 5 matchups to follow as U.K. fighters take over UFC 'Fight Island'

Brits are back: 5 matchups to follow as U.K. fighters take over UFC 'Fight Island'

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

The launch of the UFC's “Fight Island” events in Abu Dhabi next month marks the moment for a group of fighters from the international roster to return to action. That group...
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The Latest: Rockets' Thabo Sefolosha opts out of NBA restart

The Latest: Rockets' Thabo Sefolosha opts out of NBA restart

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Sánchez stars as Inter thrashes Brescia 6-0 in Serie A

Sánchez stars as Inter thrashes Brescia 6-0 in Serie A

MILAN - Alexis Sánchez set up two goals and scored a penalty as Inter Milan thrashed relegation-threatened Brescia 6-0 to consolidate third place in Serie A on Wednesday. Read more ...

Six FC Dallas players test positive for COVID-19 after arriving in Orlando...

Six FC Dallas players test positive for COVID-19 after arriving in Orlando for MLS is Back event

With the MLS is Back Tournament set to begin July 8, FC Dallas currently is preparing without six team members who tested positive for coronavirus. Read more ...

Asterisk on the NBA title? Coaches, players say not a chance

Asterisk on the NBA title? Coaches, players say not a chance

The 2020 NBA champion, if one is crowned, will have emerged as the ultimate winner from a season that lasted more than a full year from start to finish. A season that saw... Read more ...

Sankey: federal NIL law needed to ensure fair competition

Sankey: federal NIL law needed to ensure fair competition

Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey told a U.S. Senate committee Wednesday that there needs to be a uniform federal law to regulate the compensation of college... Read more ...

Rick Pitino urges NCAA to push back basketball season amid coronavirus

Rick Pitino urges NCAA to push back basketball season amid coronavirus

Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, Rick Pitino has yet to see his new players work out at Iona College. He's fine with his return to college coaching being pushed back as... Read more ...

Suspect accused of football game threat enters guilty plea

Suspect accused of football game threat enters guilty plea

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A man who used Facebook to threaten a shooting at Ohio State University and vowed to hurt players on the football team and then-head coach Urban Meyer pleaded... Read more ...

No Fisher Cats games this year as Minor League Baseball cancels season

No Fisher Cats games this year as Minor League Baseball cancels season

The New Hampshire Fisher Cats will not play this year after Minor League Baseball announced the cancellation of the 2020 season. Read more ...

Minor League Baseball cancels 2020 season due to COVID-19

Minor League Baseball cancels 2020 season due to COVID-19

Minor League Baseball announced Tuesday it canceled its 2020 season due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, impacting teams in Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto. Read more ...

Tigers give $8.4M deal to Torkelson, who joins player pool

Tigers give $8.4M deal to Torkelson, who joins player pool

DETROIT - No. 1 overall draft pick Spencer Torkelson and the Detroit Tigers agreed to a minor league contract on Tuesday, and the team said the infielder will join its player... Read more ...