Wednesday, July 22, 2020
Islanders' Belmont Park Arena Naming Rights Going To UBS
Sources said the 20-year naming-rights deal has incentives related to the team’s performance that could push the deal's total to nearly $400M.
Glen Taylor Open To Selling T'Wolves If Team Kept In Minnesota
Taylor's search process was "reignited in recent months when the Raine Group approached with a prospective buyer."
Player Safety Main Reason Behind Cutting Preseason, Trimming Roster
The NFL and NFLPA also reportedly "agreed on an opt-out for players who don’t want to play this season because of coronavirus concerns."
Source: Blue Jays To Call Pittsburgh's PNC Park Home In '20
There are seven overlapping home dates between the Blue Jays and Pirates, "requiring some sort of minor schedule shuffling."
MLB Players, Coaches Showing They Are More Invested In Racial Justice
The Brewers yesterday "posted a picture on social media of nearly 20 players and coaches wearing shirts that read 'Justice, Equality, Now'" for their intrasquad game.
SEC's Greg Sankey Gets Into Tense Discussion About Sports' Return
Sankey said that playing football in the spring was “on a list of alternatives," but he has not been assured that "come spring we’ll be better than the fall.”
Woody Johnson Investigated For Alleged Racist, Sexist Comments
Sources said that Johnson made "racist generalizations about Black men and questioned why the Black community celebrates Black History Month."