coronavirus in sports

Dan Mennella
August 25, 2020 - 4:41 pm
The league and the players association agreed to extend a negotiating window for the CBA on Tuesday, paving the way for the draft and free agency to be pushed back in anticipation of the 2020-21 season being further delayed beyond Dec. 1.
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Scott McLaughlin
August 19, 2020 - 8:38 am
In a pair of phone conversations with WEEI’s Greg Hill on Tuesday, the star goaltender shared more details about his stunning decision to step away from the team.
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Brayton Wilson
August 17, 2020 - 3:21 pm
In its third week in the Edmonton and Toronto bubbles for the Return To Play plan, the National Hockey League has had zero positive COVID-19 cases.
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Dan Mennella
August 15, 2020 - 1:40 pm
More than 200 food-service workers who were furloughed or dismissed while MLB teams play in fan-less ballparks this season protested outside Oracle Park during Friday night’s Athletics-Giants game.
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Scott McLaughlin
August 15, 2020 - 10:35 am
In a stunning development, the Bruins announced Saturday morning that goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the remainder of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
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Dan Mennella
August 15, 2020 - 9:18 am
A Cincinnati Reds player has tested positive for the coronavirus, and the fate of the balance of the team’s weekend series against the Pittsburgh Pirates remained unclear, according to reports.
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Dan Mennella
August 14, 2020 - 1:03 pm
The son of Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona went scorched earth on one of the team’s pitchers after he was recently banished to quarantine for breaking baseball’s coronavirus protocols.
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Dan Mennella
August 14, 2020 - 10:34 am
On a Thursday conference call, several experts on the NCAA’s coronavirus advisory committee expressed deep concern about the prospect of playing fall sports.
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Will Burchfield
August 14, 2020 - 9:38 am
With football already postponed in the Big Ten and other college conferences across the country, there’s a concern that basketball could be next – but Michigan State’s Tom Izzo believes the season is safe.
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Dan Mennella
August 13, 2020 - 11:01 am
President Trump says he recently spoke with some of college football’s top figures and encouraged them to forge ahead with the 2020 season despite postponements recently announced by some of the sport’s top conferences.
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