MLS tournament draw: How to live stream, watch results and group seeds, TV channel, start time, date

Major League Soccer will return from the COVID-19 shutdown on July 8 with a 54-match tournament that will span the course of 35 days, the league announced Wednesday. The MLS is Back Tournament will take place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Read more

Premier League club Newcastle United set to be sold to Saudi Arabia-backed group, report says

Newcastle United’s sale has been agreed upon pending Premier League approval according to The Telegraph. The club is set to be taken over by British businesswoman Amanda Staveley with a large Saudi Arabian backing, according to the report. The deal is reportedly worth $391 million.  The report says that a Read more

New advocacy group wants Major League Baseball to raise minor-league salaries

In the week-plus since Major League Baseball suspended operations in response to the spread of the novel coronavirus, one of the main stories has been the league’s treatment of minor-league players. As we explained elsewhere, those players lack the financial security of their big-league counterparts. MLB announced on Thursday that Read more

Coronavirus: MLB advises non-roster players to return home, urges teams to avoid group workouts

MLB is expected to advise teams to cease all organized workouts when the league releases updated policies on Monday in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic. The league on Thursday announced it was suspending spring training play and pushing the start of the regular season back by at least two Read more

2020 NFL free agent linebackers: Cory Littleton, Jamie Collins lead strong group expected to hit free agency

More and more during the past several seasons, NFL teams have begun removing a linebacker from the field as part of the shift from base defenses to using more nickel and dime packages. With the passing game becoming increasingly important and with no sign of that stopping, having additional defensive Read more

2020 NFL Draft defensive line rankings: Derrick Brown, Javon Kinlaw headline top-heavy group

Derrick Brown and Javon Kinlaw are the headliners of a mostly top-heavy defensive line class in the 2020 NFL Draft, while a few prospects likely picked from the back end of Round 1 to the start of Round 4 have the well-rounded games to be effective right away. The prospect Read more