Thursday, June 4, 2020
MLB's Rejection Seen As Blow To Chances Of Having Season
The players' proposal for 114 games and the owners' suggestion of 50 "does offer one potential glimmer of compromise" -- the "midpoint of those two numbers is 82."
MLS Orlando Tourney Comes Into Focus After Players Approve CBA
Plans call for each team to play "three preliminary-round matches that will count toward the regular season standings."
NHL's Late-Summer Return Could Spark Radical Schedule Change
It is "likely the league would have wide support from the governors for pushing the schedule back, given the revenue boost it could provide."
Texas Gov. Raises Maximum Capacity At Sports Venues To 50%
The new order comes a "week after a revised decision allowed stadiums in Texas to open to fans at 25% capacity."
NFL Allowing Coaches To Return To Team Facilities Tomorrow
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell also has allowed teams to increase the total number of employees permitted on site from 75 to 100.
Three Oklahoma State Football Players Test Positive For COVID-19
OSU developed a task force to "oversee athletes returning to campus," and its guidelines include "how to treat the athletes with positive test results."
T'Wolves, Lynx Put Social Justice Words Into Action In Twin Cities
T'Wolves coach Ryan Saunders and WNBA Lynx' Cheryl Reeve are "taking on civic leadership duties" as part of a multiyear partnership with The Minneapolis Foundation.