Wednesday, January 15, 2020
MLB Continuing Investigation Into Red Sox After Team Parts With Cora
The Sox "couldn't wait" for MLB's punishment against manager Alex Cora, as his ties to the Astros scandal "trumped everything he ever did" in Boston.
Astros Punishment Gives Insight Into Manfred's Leadership Of MLB
Multiple sources said that there was "dissatisfaction with the penalties" levied against the Astros following a conference call with Rob Manfred.
Success Of WNBA CBA Will Depend On Stronger Financial Support
The league hopes the new CBA makes playing in the WNBA a "priority for its top players" instead of looking overseas in the offseason.
Rooney Rule Changes Could Be Coming To Increase Minority Hiring
Art Rooney II said the NFL's Workplace Diversity Committee will "review this past season's hiring cycle" and make sense of what went on.
76ers' Joel Embiid To Get Signature Shoe From Under Armour
The All-Star will become the "only NBA center and 17th player with a signature shoe" when it hits retail this fall.
Bears Shift Training Camp From Bourbonnais To Halas Hall
The Bears, who held training camp at Olivet Nazarene Univ. the past 18 years, "did not provide details about how limited attendance will be" at Halas Hall.
Paul Tagliabue, George Young, Steve Sabol Heading To Pro Football HOF
Late Ravens Owner Art Modell was among the group of historical contributors considered for selection that ultimately were passed over.