Tuesday, May 26, 2020
MLB, Players Union Facing Pivotal Week In Discussions On Return
Sources said that there "already have been productive back-and-forth discussions on finalizing the health and safety protocols."
Troy Vincent Says NFL Planning For Full Stadiums When Season Begins
Vincent said, "We also know that we have to plan for half stadiums. Three-quarters. So we're planning for all of these different scenarios."
The Match II Gets Rave Reviews For Format, Broadcast Presentation
The weather was "about the only thing" that did not cooperate during Sunday's event, which raised more than $20M for COVID-19 relief.
Still Work To Do For Approval On NHL's 24-Team Playoff Format
Several players concurred with NHLPA player rep Devan Dubnyk’s assessment that "another vote is a must."
Michigan President Says No Football Without Students On Campus
Though some other schools are "planning to bring football players back for voluntary training as early as June 1, Michigan hasn’t announced any such plans for its athletes."
Steelers Limit Ticket Sales In Preparation For Social Distancing
The Steelers are "opting to prevent a potentially bigger problem if more tickets are sold than fans allowed in the stands."
Cubs Face Uphill Financial Battle With Or Without MLB Season
Gallagher Way, their "profitable gathering spot next to Wrigley, is closed, as are the 11 rooftop clubs the Cubs bought to gain a stranglehold on the rooftop business."