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Volume 27 No. 54

Monday, March 30, 2020

Volume 26 No. 135

Service Time Protection Was MLBPA's Main Goal In Recent Deal

A shorter-than-usual MLB Draft will take place in July, but Tony Clark said the league initially had thought about canceling it altogether.

MLB Players Willing To Extend Season For Full Schedule

The D-backs are "more than willing" for Chase Field to "play an expanded role in baseball once the 2020 season gets underway."

It's Official: Tokyo Games Taking Place Almost Exactly One Year Later

The new dates were picked in part "to avoid major conflicts" with other major events and to "minimize the logistical challenges faced by organizers."

USOPC NGBs Projected To Experience Significant Shortfalls

USA Cycling for the time being appears "to be the outlier" among Colorado Springs-based NGBs regarding staff cuts.

Visa Becomes First Big Olympic Sponsor To Extend Athlete Deals

One byproduct of the Games' year-long delay is that Visa will have to rework some promo campaigns that were already filmed.

Extended Construction Delay Could Push Back Opening Of Isles Arena

The Islanders could look to begin the '21-22 season at Nassau Coliseum in the event of an "extended delay."

PGA Tour Creates Financial Assistance Program For Players

The Tour will allow for a "partial mid-season distribution of an endorsement program," while caddies can "make financial requests to the Caddie Benevolent Fund."