Tuesday, July 7, 2020
FC Dallas Exit Leaves Questions For MLS Return, But Tourney Still On
Commissioner Don Garber noted MLS "knew that there were going to be some risks and that there were some things that we would have to address on the fly."
Cubs' Bryant, Other Players Raise Concerns About MLB's Testing Issues
Cubs manager David Ross also said that the "lack of frequency in testing 'bothered' him and raised a 'red flag'" ahead of MLB's return.
Many Sports Organizations Take Advantage Of PPP Loan Program
Major loan recipients included MLS clubs (Orlando City and Sounders), Chip Ganassi Racing, Roush Fenway Racing, U.S. Ski & Snowboard and Circuit of the Americas.
Redskins Name, Logo Change Highly Unlikely Before Season Start
One veteran NFL club official who has been through a rebranding said that the "process of simply picking a new logo should take 18 months."
NHL Commended For Finding Labor Peace Amid Financial Uncertainty
Gary Bettman and Don Fehr "found sensible solutions to shared problems without resorting to any of the hostility or grandstanding" usually seen in negotiations.
Chiefs Set Up For Future With Record Patrick Mahomes Deal
Patrick Mahomes is the "‘it’ player in football,” and now the Chiefs, “for the foreseeable future, are the ‘it’ team."
Top NCAA Exec Proposes Starting Basketball Season Two Weeks Early
The goal is for schools to play "something closer to a full slate of regular-season games amid what could be an uncertain collegiate school year."