MLB discussing three-state plan with one hub in Texas as possible solution to start 2020 season

With the spread of the novel coronavirus threatening Major League Baseball’s 2020 season, the league and the union continue to seek ways to salvage the year as best they can. Predictably, that has entailed any number of proposals and contingency plans, including those that would see teams either all isolated Read more

Coronavirus: NBA, NBPA discussing deal to withhold portion of paychecks in case games are canceled, per report

Due to the continued spread of the coronavirus, the NBA is nowhere near resuming play. There have been discussions about far-fetched schemes that include playing in the Bahamas or another centralized location, but nothing like that is imminent, and even if the league does end up finishing the 2019-20 season, Read more

Will the 2020 college football season start on time? Stakeholders are discussing their options

College football stakeholders have begun the process of modeling what a return to play would look like for the sport, CBS Sports has learned. There will be at least some adjustment made to the 2020 season — even if only scheduling additional preseason practices — due to the coronavirus pandemic, Read more

Coronavirus: NBA, NBPA reportedly discussing deal to withhold portion of paychecks in case games are canceled

Due to the continued spread of the coronavirus, the NBA is nowhere near resuming play. There have been discussions about far-fetched schemes that include playing in the Bahamas or another centralized location, but nothing like that is imminent, and even if the league does end up finishing the 2019-20 season, Read more

LeBron James says he plans to ‘be a Laker for the rest of my life’ when discussing his NBA future

Los Angeles Lakers superstar forward LeBron James has previously expressed a desire to finish his career in Cleveland — where he was drafted in 2003, and where he played 11 seasons. When he announced his return to Cleveland from Miami in 2014 in Sports Illustrated he wrote: “I always believed Read more

MLB rumors: Phillies win J.T. Realmuto’s arbitration case; Padres, Red Sox still discussing Wil Myers

On Friday, real live baseball returns. Four exhibition games open the 2020 Spring Training schedule tomorrow, then there’s a full slate of games on Saturday as the Cactus League and Grapefruit League seasons begin in earnest. Hooray for that.  Still, there are rumors out there about possible signings and/or trades. Read more

MLB rumors: Padres, Red Sox still discussing Wil Myers; DJ LeMahieu open to extension with Yankees

On Friday, real live baseball returns. Four exhibition games open the 2020 Spring Training schedule tomorrow, then there’s a full slate of games on Saturday as the Cactus League and Grapefruit League seasons begin in earnest. Hooray for that. Here are the latest hot stove rumblings to help you pass Read more