Friday, May 8, 2020
NFL Schedule Shows All Systems Go, But Hidden Elements Exist
Every matchup in Week 2 involves teams who have the same bye week later on, so that week could be lost and rescheduled without pushing the season further.
Brady's NFC Move Forced Nets To Request Late Schedule Changes
Fox' Mike Mulvihill: "I can't think of a single player move ever that adjusted requests and turned the process upside down as much as this."
Sources: NHL Shifts Return Plans To 24-Team Tournament
The new model would let the NHL play its remaining games more quickly and "guard against a second wave of coronavirus in the fall."
College Football In Oregon Likely Without Fans Until At Least October
The Ducks are set to host a "high-profile game" against Ohio State on Sept. 12 at Autzen Stadium in addition to two other home games in September.
Several NBA Execs Concerned About Psychological Effects Of Return
Multiple athletic training officials referred to psychological issues "as a powerful added stressor for some players."
CFL Commish Says League Likely Facing Cancelled Season
The CFL has already cancelled the start of training camps and "pushed back the opening of its regular season to early July, at the earliest."
Sponsors Snap Up Ad Time For Tiger-Phil Celebrity Match
Turner Sports is "using the partially remote production to feature some unique on-air sponsorship opportunities."