Coronavirus: COVID-19 will cancel almost half of scheduled sporting events in 2020, per report

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a large majority of sporting events to be canceled or postponed. Only 53 percent of the year’s sporting events that were originally scheduled will take place,¬†according to sports marketing agency Two Circles. The new projections are forecasting that just 26,424 sporting events will be held Read more

College football coronavirus updates: SEC and ACC cancel activities, Big Ten extends suspension

The coronavirus outbreak has brought a halt to just about every sporting league across the country. Collegiate athletics have not been spared as the NCAA announced recently its decision to cancel all winter and spring championships in 2020, including the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. In addition to that, some Read more

College football coronavirus updates: SEC and ACC cancel, Big Ten suspends spring sports-related activities

The coronavirus outbreak has brought a halt to just about every sporting league across the country. Collegiate athletics have not been spared as the NCAA announced recently its decision to cancel all winter and spring championships in 2020, including the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. In addition to that, some Read more

Coronavirus: Iditarod dog sled race officials tell fans to avoid finish line, cancel awards event

The majority of sporting events in the United States have been suspended or canceled in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. However, the famous Iditarod dog sled race is still going forward as scheduled in Alaska as the festivities got underway on Sunday. While the race is still happening, officials Read more

College football coronavirus updates: Ohio State, Notre Dame, Michigan cancel spring games, limit recruiting

As the NCAA announced Wednesday that the 2020 NCAA Tournament would proceed without fans in the stands and only a limited number of people in attendance at its games, universities across the country weighed how to handle sporting events on their on campuses. Two of the first teams to weigh Read more

College football coronavirus updates: Ohio State, Michigan cancel spring games, limit recruiting

As the NCAA announced Wednesday that the 2020 NCAA Tournament would proceed without fans in the stands and only a limited number of people in attendance at its games, universities across the country weighed how to handle sporting events on their on campuses. Two of the first teams to weigh Read more

New York Knicks cancel 50th anniversary championship celebration due to coronavirus concerns, per report

Even when the New York Knicks try to do something right, it still goes wrong more times than not. Later this month, the organization was scheduled to hold a celebration honoring the 50th anniversary of its NBA championship team from 1970. Unfortunately, the event has now reportedly been canceled due Read more

Sharks fans attend home game despite public health officials’ warning to cancel large events over coronavirus

Due to the coronavirus outbreak in California, Santa Clara County public health officials recommended that sporting events be canceled on Thursday. However, the San Jose Sharks elected to allow fans attend Thursday’s game against the Minnesota Wild. While it wasn’t quite the normal-sized crowd, the Sharks still sold 14,517 tickets Read more