Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Columnists: Money, Not Morality, Behind Washington's Name Change
The Undefeated's William Rhoden wrote the decision “was driven by money, not morality, about expediency, not a change of heart.”
Chiefs Facing Decision On Name, Branding, Traditions
The Chiefs name and several different "game-day features are treasured by fans and defended by at least some Native Americans."
Masks More Prevalent, But Not Universal, As NHL Returns To Ice
The NHL announced that 30 players out of more than 600 who participated in the league's Phase 2 training tested positive for COVID-19.
Local Virus Regulations Causing Issues For Some MLB Teams
In DC and L.A. County, a "different set of standards applies for players who are merely exposed to the virus and do not test positive for it."
SoCal Teams Come Together To Form Program To Aid Black, Latino Kids
The program’s success will be monitored by “tracking items such as high school graduation rates, college admission and, more importantly, retention.”
Fox Sports Signs Greg Olsen To Future NFL Game Analyst Role
Olsen has received "rave reviews" for his guest appearances for Fox during the Panthers' bye week the past two seasons.
MLS Could Allow Teams To Sign CBD Sponsorships
Commissioner Don Garber last month said that MLS would suffer a $1B loss in revenue due to the coronavirus pandemic.