Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Some MLBers Opting Out Of Season Restart Due To Virus Concerns
Baseball is "bracing for an unknown number of opt-outs this week as the opening of camps draws near."
NBC To Keep U.S. Open On Broadcast TV Despite Busy Schedule
NBC Sports President Pete Bevacqua said the network has "a lot of platforms now that we can utilize to make sure that we’re well covered.”
Hawks To Make State Farm Arena Georgia's Largest Polling Center
The Hawks believe they can "facilitate a smooth voting process," including having hundreds of employees "trained in becoming poll workers."
Revised NWSL Anthem Policy Allows Players To Stay In Locker Rooms
NWSL Commissioner Lisa Baird yesterday said that the decision to change the policy "isn't to restrict players' abilities to speak out or kneel."
Bucks Owners Scrap With Pols Over Unpaid Rent For DNC
Sources said that in the end, the Democrats paid a total of $5.5M to the Bucks for the rights to a building they "will not be using."
NBA Not Allowing Mandatory OTAs For Teams Not In Orlando
The "concern is having the eight teams practice at their facilities, then allowing players to go home to their families."
ATP, WTA Hoping To Create Bubble For Players Ahead Of Return
All singles players “will be allocated no more than two hotel rooms inside the bubble to house them and their entire teams.”