Friday, December 2, 2022
Watch Now: COVID-19 Impact On The NBA (4:52) One of the primary questions surrounding the NBA's plan to resume the season at Disney World in Orlando has been the integrity of the bubble it plans to set up. How will players be protected from the virus? How will unauthorized personnel be kept out? On Thursday,…
Joe Robbins/Getty ImagesThe Auburn Tigers football team is scheduled to begin voluntary offseason workouts Monday, but three unnamed players will not be present after testing positive for COVID-19."Auburn players reported back to campus on Thursday evening and were all tested for the coronavirus on Friday ahead of the commencement of voluntary offseason workouts, which are…
John Raoux/Associated PressMajor League Baseball's latest proposal to the players reportedly includes a universal designated hitter for the 2020 and 2021 seasons.  Joel Sherman of the New York Post provided the details of the proposal sent to players Wednesday, which calls for a 60-game season with full prorated salaries and expanded playoffs that include a $25 million…
Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesThe Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation is donating $470,000 "to seven organizations that are focused on creating systemic change and ending the disenfranchisement" of black, indigenous and other people of color.Arthur Blank Foundation @BlankFoundationThe Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation continues its long-term commitment for racial justice and supporting democracy by investing $470,000…
The Cleveland Browns have not given up as it relates to the possibility of signing pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney, according to Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com. A former first overall pick and three-time Pro Bowler, Clowney has been on the open market for three months after spending the 2019 season with the Seahawks. Last month, ESPN's…
Cliff Hawkins/Getty ImagesNFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced Friday the league will observe Juneteenth, an annual June 19 celebration marking the end of slavery in the Confederacy in 1865, as a league holiday. ESPN's Adam Schefter provided the full statement from Goodell:Adam Schefter @AdamSchefterNFL will recognize Juneteenth as a holiday this year, Roger Goodell told the league…
9:43 AM ETAssociated Press The Scripps National Spelling Bee won't be held as scheduled this year because of the coronavirus.Scripps announced the decision Friday morning, citing recommendations against large gatherings by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and...
In the aftermath of NFL players voting to pass a new collective bargaining agreement, the NFL Management Council has informed team officials that the salary cap will be $198.2 million per club for the upcoming 2020 season, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported per sources informed of the situation. Overall player costs per franchise are $242.9…
Paul Ellis/Associated PressIn the Premier League's first match back, players from Aston Villa and Sheffield United briefly took a knee after the opening whistle.Sky Sports Premier League @SkySportsPL🎙 - "A powerful image to show football's social conscience." Players from both sides take a knee before kick-off to show support for the #BlackLivesMatter movement. Watch #AVFC…
Rich Fury/Getty ImagesBleacher Report catches you up on the latest news from WWE and All Elite Wrestling. Edge Suffers Torn Triceps During Orton Match TapingIt may not have been the "greatest wrestling match ever," but Randy Orton and Edge delivered a banger to cap Sunday's Backlash pay-per-view. The nearly 45-minute match ended with Orton reviving The…