Coronavirus: San Jose Sharks may have to play in empty arena after Santa Clara ban on mass gatherings

Amid increasing concern over the coronavirus outbreak, Santa Clara County health officials announced a temporary ban on all events (both public and private) that would draw large gatherings and possibly spread the virus. That ban, which prohibits crowds of more than 1,000 people, will carry through at least the end Read more

LeBron James says ‘I ain’t playing’ in empty arenas if the NBA decides to ban fans amid coronavirus concerns

Throughout the course of much of his career, LeBron James has worked hard for the goodwill of as many basketball fans as possible in seemingly every way, shape and form. This latest effort comes in response to the NBA reportedly circulating a memo on Friday telling teams to prepare to play Read more

Georgia Tech withdraws appeal of NCAA postseason ban penalty and will not play in ACC Tournament

Georgia Tech has withdrawn its appeal of the NCAA’s one-year postseason ban and, as a result, will not play in either the ACC Tournament next week or the NCAA Tournament. The NCAA announced the one-year postseason ban for the Yellow Jackets in September after it deemed that two boosters provided impermissible benefits Read more

Manchester City appeals UEFA Champions League ban to Court of Arbitration for Sport

Manchester City has officially filed an appeal of its Champions League ban to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), the court announced Wednesday ahead of City’s UCL match against Real Madrid. Manchester City was banned for two seasons from UEFA competition (Champions League and Europa League) and fined €30 Read more

Manchester City Champions League ban: CEO says allegations are false, hopes UEFA decision is overturned

Manchester City’s chief executive officer Ferran Soriano is speaking out about the allegations surrounding the team’s Champions League ban. Soriano said the allegations that the club broke Financial Fair Play rules are “simply not true.” On Friday, UEFA banned City from the Champions League for two seasons and fined the Read more