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July 14, 2020

Washington's NFL alumni: Name change doesn't erase history
From Doug Williams to Darrell Green to Jeff Bostic, reactions on the name change vary, but players agree that the franchise's accomplishments remain.... More >>

Dwayne Haskins, social media react to Washington NFL team name change
Haskins says it's all about "the future" as the franchise will adopt a new team name and logo.... More >>

Washington NFL team retiring nickname, logo
The Redskins announced Monday that they are retiring their name and logo, and owner Dan Snyder and coach Ron Rivera are working on a new name and logo design that will "inspire our sponsors, fans and community for the next 100 years."... More >>

Rockets' Westbrook positive for coronavirus
Rockets star Russell Westbrook says he tested positive for the coronavirus and is in quarantine.... More >>

NFL unveils Oakley Mouth Shield to combat virus
The Oakley Mouth Shield -- a product designed by doctors and engineers from the NFL and NFL Players Association to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 on the field of play -- is expected to be distributed to all 32 teams over the next week.... More >>

Top-10 QB Sanders, son of Deion, chooses FAU
Florida Atlantic added a big name to its 2021 recruiting class on Monday when ESPN 300 quarterback Shedeur Sanders announced his commitment to the Owls.... More >>

Kings' Holmes re-quarantined after leaving bubble
Kings center Richaun Holmes is in quarantine once again after leaving the NBA's bubble to pick up a food delivery.... More >>

Mystics' Delle Donne says opt-out request denied
A panel of physicians has denied Elena Delle Donne's request to opt out of the 2020 season due to medical reasons, according to the Washington Mystics star and reigning WNBA MVP.... More >>

The NFL's best and worst offensive arsenals: Barnwell's 32-1 ranking
Which teams have the league's best (and worst) arsenals? Only receivers, backs and tight ends are allowed. We ranked all 32.... More >>

NFL franchise tag tracker: 14 players who could get long-term contracts this week
The deadline for teams to sign franchise-tagged players to extensions is Wednesday.... More >>

Black MLB players past and present on what needs to change
Is the game of Jackie Robinson fulfilling its promise? As the conversation about race in America continues, some of baseball's most prominent Black stars share their experiences.... More >>

The exile of Bruce Maxwell and the birth of MLB's Black player movement
A new Players Alliance is mobilizing. And players are coming to terms with the lack of support for Maxwell.... More >>

Stanley Cup chances, biggest roster questions, bold predictions for all 24 teams
The NHL will be back on the ice Aug. 1. Before that happens, get up to speed on all 24 postseason teams with our handy preview.... More >>

Game schedule, testing plans, players opting out and more
As training camps open, we have new intel on the postseason schedule and procedures for positive tests.... More >>

Potential surprise players for all 22 teams
Which NBA players are ready to take advantage of the spotlight in the bubble for each franchise?... More >>

What NBA players and coaches are saying about the Florida campus
Players and coaches shared their initial impressions of the campus environment.... More >>

Man United's slip tightens Premier League top-four battle
United missed a chance to solidify its Champions League qualification hopes.... More >>

DeSean Jackson accepts invite to visit Auschwitz
Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson accepted an invitation to visit Auschwitz during a Zoom call with a Holocaust survivor on Friday.... More >>

NFL stars join A-Rod, J-Lo's bid to purchase Mets
Brian Urlacher, Travis Kelce and DeMarco Murray are part of a group of investors who have a bid to buy the Mets.... More >>

Patriot League cancels fall sports due to virus
The Patriot League will not play fall sports because of the coronavirus pandemic.... More >>

Inside Jorge Masvidal's improbable 8-day journey from a backyard barbecue to Fight Island
Jorge Masvidal went from having "no shot" at headlining UFC 251 to challenging Kamaru Usman in just eight days. Here's how it went down.... More >>

CAS lifts Man City's UEFA FFP ban, but questions remain
The main takeaway might be that Man City will play in next season's Champions League, but there is plenty more to unpack from Monday's court ruling.... More >>

Haaland forced to leave nightclub because he's too popular
Erling Haaland certainly looks to be enjoying his postseason break, but it seems too many people want a selfie with the star striker.... More >>

Madden NFL 21 ratings and rankings: Mahomes, Wilson lead quarterback list
Here are the 10 quarterbacks with the highest ratings.... More >>

MLB roundtable: Is the ball still juiced and other key home run questions for 2020
On what would have been Home Run Derby day, we contemplate how the ball could play in the short campaign.... More >>

Short season could produce some big surprises
The last time the baseball season was shorter than usual, there was a relatively surprising home run leader.... More >>

How former UFC fighter Clay Collard became a boxing phenomenon in 2020
Since the Professional Fighters League canceled its season, Clay Collard has transitioned to boxing, where he has stopped three previously unbeaten foes this year.... More >>

The 12 must-see games of the regular season
The schedule is set, and Ionescu's pro debut is one of the must-watch games when the season tips off July 25.... More >>

What are Kara Lawson's five biggest priorities as Duke's new head coach?
From filling out her staff to getting locked in on recruiting and connecting with the Duke fan base, Kara Lawson has a lot of decisions ahead.... More >>

Hamilton says Merc's rivals must do more on anti-racism
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes' nine Formula One rivals need to "hold themselves accountable" and do more to publicly signal their commitment to the sport's anti-racism message.... More >>

KBO Weekly: Updated Power Rankings and a bat flip gone wrong
We've come to expect the NC Dinos at the top of the heap, but there were some surprises along the way in KBO.... More >>

Fantasy baseball cheat sheets
Don't draft without a cheat sheet! Our experts have provided their rankings in a convenient, printable format for you to take to your drafts.... More >>

Sleepers, busts, breakouts for 2020
Surprise performers, disappointments and those who will take their game to another level.... More >>

Every Call of Duty League New York home series map in a sentence
New York won their home series tournament this weekend. Here's a quick look at the action.... More >>

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