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North American Sports Organizations Watch Coronavirus Closely

March 2, 2020, 11:40 am0

North American professional sports leagues are in talks with health officials and teams about the growing concerns over the coronavirus…

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Clemson Signee Tanner Tessmann Signs With MLS Team FC Dallas

March 1, 2020, 11:58 pm0

Clemson signee Tanner Tessmann has signed a three-year contract with FC Dallas, choosing a professional soccer career over playing college…

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Former Texas Tennis Coach Michael Center Sentenced In Varsity Blue Scandal

March 1, 2020, 9:33 pm0

Former Texas men’s tennis coach Michael Center has been sentenced to six months in prison for taking a $100,000 bribe…

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Peter Laviolette To Coach U.S. National Team In Switzerland

March 1, 2020, 5:30 pm0

Seven weeks after being fired from the Nashville Predators, Peter Laviolette will return to the bench to coach the United…

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Serie A Calls Off Games In Italy Due To Coronavirus

March 1, 2020, 12:52 pm0

With fears growing more and more around the Coronavirus, Serie A have called off five games this weekend. A number…

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Calgary Flames-Vegas Golden Knights Game To Have All-Female Broadcast Team

March 1, 2020, 12:10 pm0

The Calgary Flames and Vegas Golden Knights game next week will have an all-female broadcast team. The Canadian national sports…

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Congress Aids In Curt Flood’s Hall Of Fame Enshrinement Effort

February 29, 2020, 8:39 pm0

On the 50th anniversary of Curt Flood sending a letter to MLB commissioner Bowie Kuhn with the hopes of declaring…

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Tony Romo Signs $17 Million Deal With CBS

February 29, 2020, 6:31 pm0

Tony Romo has signed a $17 million per year deal with CBS that is said to be significantly longer than…

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NFL Combine Highlights: Henry Ruggs III Sets 40-Yard Dash Record

February 28, 2020, 2:25 pm0

The NFL combine saw some serious action with an impressive class ready to take the NFL by storm. A new…

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Phillies & Mascot Creators At Odds Over New ‘Phillie Phanatic’ Look

February 27, 2020, 11:52 am0

The Philadelphia Phillies and the creators of the Phillie Phanatic mascot are at odds over the redesign of the beloved…

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Seattle’s NHL Team Set To Subsidize Transportation For Fans

February 26, 2020, 5:26 pm0

Seattle’s new NHL franchise is trying to make it easier for fans to get to games given the difficulty of…

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NFL CBA Proposal Goes To Player Vote

February 26, 2020, 2:28 pm0

The NFL Players Association has voted to send the CBA brought forth by NFL owners to a full vote by…

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Madison Bumgarner’s Unlikely Rodeo Hobby Surfaces

February 25, 2020, 5:09 pm0

Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Madison Bumgarner‘s hobby has recently come to light and it isn’t what you would expect. The 2014…

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Navy Offensive Guard David Forney Dies At 22

February 24, 2020, 4:12 pm0

A senior at the U.S. Naval Academy and offensive guard for the Midshipmen, David Forney, has died at the age…

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Emergency Goaltender Dave Ayres Comes Through For Carolina Hurricanes

February 24, 2020, 3:11 pm0

An unlikely hero emerged for the Carolina Hurricanes in their 6-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. When both of…

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Milwaukee Bucks Make History With Earliest Playoff Clinch Ever

February 24, 2020, 1:14 pm0

The Milwaukee Bucks have been more than dominant this season, producing a stellar record thus far of 48-8. With the…

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USA Gymnastics Will Pay Larry Nassar Survivors With Range From $82,550 To $1.25 Million

February 23, 2020, 8:33 pm0

USA Gymnastics has laid out a tiered system that will be used to pay settlements to survivors of sexual assault…

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Ara Zobayan, Pilot Of Kobe Bryant’s Helicopter, Had FAA Violation In 2015

February 23, 2020, 1:48 pm0

In the wake of the devastating helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven other people, records have…

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Tyson Fury Takes Down Deontay Wilder, Expects Third Fight Rematch

February 23, 2020, 12:45 pm0

In what was expected to be a highly anticipated and well-watched fight, heavyweights Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder squared up…

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Dan Radakovich, Former NFL & Collegiate Coach, Dies At 84

February 22, 2020, 11:39 pm0

Former Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach and star linebacker for Penn State, Dan Radakovich, has died at the age of 84.…

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Rams & Chargers Planned For HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’ For 2020 Training Camp

Rams & Chargers Planned For HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’ For 2020 Training Camp

HBO’s Hard Knocks is reportedly planning to follow both the Los Angeles Chargers and Rams for 2020 training camp if…

MLB Plans To Continue Season With All Teams Playing In Arizona

MLB Plans To Continue Season With All Teams Playing In Arizona

The MLB and MLBPA are hoping to start the baseball season and play in May or June with games in…

Adam Silver Says Future Of NBA Season Is Up In The Air Until May

Adam Silver Says Future Of NBA Season Is Up In The Air Until May

On Monday night, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced that he is bracing for several more weeks of uncertainty as to…

UFC 249 Will Be Hosted On A Private Island Says Dana White

UFC 249 Will Be Hosted On A Private Island Says Dana White

President of the UFC Dana White is insisting that UFC 249 will continue and will not be a one-time event. The…

Manchester City Coach Pep Guardiola’s Mother, Dolors Sala Carrio, Dies From COVID-19 Complications

Manchester City Coach Pep Guardiola’s Mother, Dolors Sala Carrio, Dies From COVID-19 Complications

Manchester City has confirmed the death of club head coach Pep Guardiola’s mother Dolors Sala Carrio due to complications from COVID-19.…

Rams’ COO Kevin Demoff Confirms Logo Change Despite Backlash From Eric Dickerson & Fans

Rams’ COO Kevin Demoff Confirms Logo Change Despite Backlash From Eric Dickerson & Fans

Los Angeles Rams’ COO Kevin Demoff confirmed Monday that the brand new logo released in March will be donned by the team…

Former New Orleans Saints’ Kicker Tom Dempsey, Who Lacked Toes, Dies At 73 From Coronavirus

Former New Orleans Saints’ Kicker Tom Dempsey, Who Lacked Toes, Dies At 73 From Coronavirus

Former New Orleans Saints’ kicker Tom Dempsey died Saturday at the age of 73 after contracting the coronavirus (COVID-19). His family…

British Golf Open Championship Postponed Until 2021 Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

British Golf Open Championship Postponed Until 2021 Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

The Open Championship has been postponed until 2021 amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St.…

Mississippi State Football Coach Mike Leach Apologizes For Controversial Tweet Of A Noose

Mississippi State Football Coach Mike Leach Apologizes For Controversial Tweet Of A Noose

Mississippi State head football coach Mike Leach apologized Thursday for a tweet that showed a woman knitting her husband a noose…

AJ Hinch & Jeff Luhnow Suspensions Fulfilled In 2020 Regardless If MLB Season Canceled

AJ Hinch & Jeff Luhnow Suspensions Fulfilled In 2020 Regardless If MLB Season Canceled

Ex-Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow and former Astros manager AJ Hinch will fulfill their one-season suspensions for the team’s sign-stealing scandal…

Former Jaguars’ All-Pro Tackle Tony Boselli Details His Coronavirus Experience

Former Jaguars’ All-Pro Tackle Tony Boselli Details His Coronavirus Experience

Former All-Pro Jaguars offensive tackle Tony Boselli confirmed Thursday that he’s been diagnosed with the coronavirus (COVID-19). In an interview…

Las Vegas Raiders’ Deal With DB Eli Apple Falls Through

Las Vegas Raiders’ Deal With DB Eli Apple Falls Through

After Eli Apple confirmed that he had signed a one-year deal with the Las Vegas Raiders on March 18, league sources told…