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Volume 26 No. 202

Friday, June 19, 2020

Volume 26 No. 193

Time Now Working Against MLB, MLBPA In Reaching Agreement

With the calendar officially turning to summer this weekend, the window to conduct a legitimate MLB season "continues to shrink."

Sankey Reinforces Plan To Bypass Mississippi Without Flag Changes

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey: "Our student-athletes deserve the welcoming environment in which to participate."

NBA Weighs Signage Options In Orlando To Appease Team Sponsors

TV networks and teams are focusing on a plan that would allow teams to use on-court virtual signage for their arena naming-rights partners.

Twins Remove Statue Of Controversial Former Owner

Calvin Griffith, who moved the team to the Twin Cities, was condemned for a speech he made in ’78 disparaging African-Americans.

Pistons Will Have More Traditional Front Office With Troy Weaver Hire

A source said that the Pistons will officially introduce Troy Weaver as their next GM at a "virtual press conference next week."

Sacramento Republic FC Initiates Partial, Full Employee Furloughs

The team opted for furloughs rather than layoffs to "keep the prospect open of bringing back at least some staff later on."

NFL Teams Now Permitted To Pursue Local Licensing Deals

The local products can be sold in league stores, in-stadium stores, NFL and team websites and the collaborator’s stores and websites.