Monday, July 6, 2020
Trump Criticizes Wallace, NASCAR For Noose, Confederate Flag Ban
The tweet marked the first time Trump has weighed in on either the noose or the flag ban, "even though both took place weeks ago.”
Sources: Redskins' Minority Owners Seek To Sell Stakes In Team
The investors looking to sell are the "only members of the team’s ownership group other than Snyder, his mother and his sister."
MLBers Grappling With Decision To Opt In This Season Amid Virus Surge
There is a "growing sense of anxiety from players seeing the daily positive tests on not only their own team, but also throughout baseball."
Disney Signs "First-Look" Deal With Kaepernick's Production Company
Former ESPN on-air personality Jemele Hill has agreed to be a producer for the first project under the partnership.
NHL, NHLPA Finalizing CBA To Ensure Labor Peace Through '25-26
The '20-21 season, the first under the proposed CBA, likely "would not start until mid-December at the earliest, and could be delayed until Jan. 1."
NHL "Secure Zones" Will Feature Daily Testing, Strict Guidelines
Based on the NHL's outline, it is easy to see the league "requiring upwards of 2,000 tests daily to begin the 24-team tournament."
Some Learfield IMG College Clients Accept Revenue-Sharing Deals
Some schools “have been angered" by Learfield's approach, claiming the company is using the pandemic to "get out of some of their less-profitable deals."