NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION NBA

ESPN Fans Anticipate The Michael Jordan Documentary

March 31, 2020 What is ‘The Last Dance’? The documentary will feature behind-the-scenes footage from Jordan’s final season with the Chicago Bulls that ended with his sixth NBA championship in an NBA Finals victory over the Utah Jazz in 1998. Many have pointed to a highly anticipated Michael Jordan documentary slated to air on ESPN as a respite, calling […]

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 […]

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 FOOTBALL LEAGUE NFL

National Football League Daily Report, QB's Being Shopped Before Free Agency Begins

February 27, 2020 The biggest names continue to make the biggest noise heading into the start of NFL free agency in about three weeks. That obviously includes veteran quarterbacks Philip Rivers and Tom Brady, both of whom are set to hit free agency and will likely move on to another NFL city. Though, these are […]

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National Football League Headlines, News & Notes

February 25, 2020 ESPN Cleveland Browns reporter Tony Grossi issued an apology on Tuesday, hours after being suspended for a comment about Baker Mayfield. Grossi was at the NFL Combine and joining ESPN Cleveland/WKNR show “The Really Big Show” for an interview. The show is also aired via video feed on TheLandonDemand.com, which is where Grossi’s […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

Sunday Column: One Big Thing, On This Day, What’s New In Sports

February 23, 2020 One Big Thing: Tyson Fury became a world champion once again Saturday, and he did it by outslugging the knockout artist. In one of boxing’s most anticipated rematches in years, Fury defeated Deontay Wilder via seventh-round TKO at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, capturing the WBC world heavyweight title in the […]

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE NFL

NFL Postseason Could Expand To 14 Teams In New CBA

February 20, 2020 According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the NFL and the NFLPA’s current new collective bargaining agreement proposal would boost the sport’s postseason from six teams per conference to seven. In addition, only one team from each conference would receive a first-round bye, according to Schefter, as opposed to two. Under the current CBA proposal that NFL owners are pushing for, the playoff field would be expanded to seven […]