Fall sports championships in NCAA Division II and Division III have been canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic. The cancellations impact football, men’s and women’s soccer, women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey and men’s
Washington Nationals pitcher left his start against the New York Mets after only one inning Wednesday night. It was reported that Scherzer exited the game due to a right hamstring issue. Erick Fedde replaced him in the
The Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 on Tuesday afternoon at Toronto. Frederik Andersen stopped 20 shots to earn his third career playoff shutout as the Maple Leafs tied the best-of-five playoff qualifying series
In light of positive COVID-19 tests affecting Major League Baseball, MLB will implement a strict roster size for the remainder of the 2020 MLB season and postseason. The league will implement 28-man rosters beginning on Thursday and
The Vegas Golden Knights beat the Dallas Stars 5-3 in Western Conference round-robin play on Monday. Will Carrier scored the tiebreaker with 5:12 left in the game, and Robin Lehner had 24 saves. Vegas scored three times
After just two starts, Los Angeles Angels pitcher Shohei Ohtani’s season could now be over. After his return from Tommy John surgery. the 26-year-old lasted only 1.2 innings and departed with five walks allowed and pain in
Justin Thomas won the FedEx St. Jude Invitational on Sunday to reclaim the No. 1 spot in the world for the first time since June 2018. Thomas took the win over defending champion Brooks Koepka, sealing the
NY Mets GM Brodie Van Wagenen said Sunday that outfielder and designated hitter Yoenis Céspedes is opting out of the 2020 season. “We will support him in that decision,” Van Wagenen said, adding, “It was surprising, without question.
The Utah Jazz beat the New Orleans Pelicans 106-104 as the NBA restarted on an emotional evening inside the Orlando bubble. Rudy Gobert broke a tie by making two free throws with 6.9 seconds left. The Jazz
Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association have agreed on a deal that would allow for doubleheaders consisting of two seven-inning games. The decision is being deemed necessary as MLB’s 2020 schedule is adjusted
Jose Reyes, who spent 12 of his 16 seasons playing for the New York Mets, officially announced his retirement from baseball. Reyes made the announcement on Wednesday via Twitter, saying in part.: “As a young boy growing
The Los Angeles Chargers announced Tuesday night that defensive end Joey Bosa has agreed to a contract extension for five-years, worth $135 million. The deal included $78 million fully guaranteed at signing and $102 million guaranteed –
The Carolina Panthers have lost Michael Palardy for the season because of a knee injury, with the team placing the punter on the reserve/non-football injury list on Tuesday after he tore his left ACL earlier this offseason.
Major League Baseball suspended the Miami Marlins’ season through Sunday, and the Philadelphia Phillies will remain idled by the coronavirus pandemic until Friday. MLB came up with a patchwork schedule for the rest of this week, and
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving said on Monday he would pledge $1.5 million to help pay WNBA players that have chosen to sit out their league’s abbreviated 2020 season, whether its due to social justice or COVID-19.
Six Additional NFL Players Opt Out Of 2020 Season; Coronavirus Outbreak Concerns Future Of MLB Season
Several NFL players have opted out of the upcoming season, as tension mounts in MLB after a COVID-19 outbreak forced the cancelation of games. The planned NFL season will face many of the same challenges as MLB,
Michael Thompson birdied two of the last three holes Sunday and earned a two-stroke victory in the 3M Open, earning him his second PGA Tour win in seven years. Thompson’s best previous finish in this delayed 2020
Former undisputed heavyweight champion “Iron” Mike Tyson will return to the ring and fight ex-world champion Roy Jones Jr. in an exhibition match. The 54-year-old Tyson will face Jones in an eight-round bout Sept. 12 at Dignity
Major League Baseball and its players’ union have agreed to a plan that will expand the postseason from 10 teams to 16 in the 2020 season. Under the plan, the second-place teams in each of the six
NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy confirmed in a tweet on Wednesday that any fans attending games during the upcoming National Football League (NFL) season must wear face masks. “For those wondering, yes, it is league-wide: fans at NFL
The Los Angeles Dodgers announced on Wednesday that they reached an agreement with star outfielder Mookie Betts for a 12-year, $365 million contract extension. The long-term deal will keep the former American League MVP from reaching free
According to multiple reports, the NFL Players Association told players Tuesday that roster limits will be cut from 90 players to 80 for training camp, and the preseason will be entirely canceled. Previously reports said the NFL
The Tampa Bay Rays announced Tuesday that reliever Colin Poche will be out for the 2020 MLB season due to a torn UCL. The Rays said that Tommy John surgery had been recommended, which may put Poche’s
On Monday, the NBA and the NBA Players Association said that coronavirus tests of 346 players at the league’s bubble in Orlando, Fla., yielded zero positives since test results were last announced a week ago. During its
The NFL and its players’ union have reached an agreement on a coronavirus testing protocol for the first two weeks of training camp. The league and the NFL Players Association will require daily testing for the opening
Jon Rahm claimed the top spot in the world on Sunday afternoon, cruising to a three-shot win at the Memorial Tournament at Muirfield Village. The win helped Rahm jump ahead of Rory McIlroy to claim the No.
Gold legend Jack Nicklaus revealed Sunday during CBS’ telecast of the final round of the Memorial Tournament that he and his wife tested positive for the coronavirus in March. Nicklaus said he had minor symptoms, while his
Major League Baseball said it will use up to 75 sound effects from the video game MLB: The Show to replicate ‘crowd noise’ at empty ballparks. The crowd noises—cheers, groans, boos, amongst others —were recorded during real games
Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe has tested positive for COVID-19. According to reports, he is currently asymptomatic. Bledsoe is not currently with the team in Orlando, but hopes to arrive in Orlando “as soon as possible,” once
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott will play the 2020 season on the franchise tag, worth a guaranteed $31.4 million. Prescott and the Cowboys failed to get a long-term deal done before Wednesday’s deadline. Prescott will report and