Sunday Column

Sunday Column: NFL Plans On Draft To Go On As Scheduled April 23-25, 2020 & Much More

March 29, 2020 The 2020 NFL Draft will not be rescheduled due to COVID-19 concerns, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL.com. The league’s Management Council Executive Committee discussed the issue earlier Thursday, and commissioner Roger Goodell subsequently sent a memo to teams indicating the committee “was unanimous and unequivocal that the draft should go forward as scheduled on April […]

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NFL

NFL News: Bucs Favored In 13 Games This Season With New QB Tom Brady

March 28, 2020 The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are feeling the effects of signing Tom Brady. And that includes media outlets heightening their expectations for the team in 2020. Ahead of the 2020 NFL Draft, Brady’s signing has led Tampa Bay to be favored in 13 of their games next season. Jordan Love is now the tough nut to crack […]

WHAT'S NEW

What's New In Sports News & Notes During The Pandemic

March 27, 2020 During an online conversation with Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry, Dr. Anthony Fauci, a leading expert on the coronavirus pandemic, made it clear: “This is serious business.” Nearly 50,000 people tuned into Curry’s Instagram as the Warriors star and Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, […]

THE CONVERSATION

"THE CONVERSATION" Episode #34, With Cheri Kempf, Commissioner National Pro Fastpitch

March 27, 2020 Cheri Kempf has long been at the forefront of women’s fastpitch softball – as a highly decorated college, amateur and national team player, pitching instructor, training aid inventor, color commentator for televised softball coverage, and Commissioner of National Pro Fastpitch (NPF), a position she has held since 2007. As Commissioner of the […]

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION NBA

Two Unnamed Los Angeles Lakers Players Tested Positive For COVID-19

March 20, 2020 On March 11, NBA commissioner Adam Silver suspended the 2019-20 season after Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell tested positive for the coronavirus. While Christian Wood later tested positive, there were major concerns after Kevin Durant and three of his Brooklyn Nets teammates did as well. With the Los Angeles Lakers playing the Nets last before the 30-day suspension, players were tested […]