Coronavirus: NBA players who overcame COVID-19 will donate blood for an experimental treatment, per report

Several NBA players who have overcome the coronavirus plan to donate their blood for an experimental treatment that could ultimately help high-risk patients to overcome the virus, according to Dr. Michael Joyner, a member of the leadership team of the National COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Project. The therapy is called convalescent plasma, Read more

Coronavirus: Lionel Messi and Pep Guardiola donate €1m each to fight COVID-19 outbreak in Spain

Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola have each donated €1 million to help fight against coronavirus. The money will be particularly useful in helping Spain’s medical system, the second-most impacted European country behind Italy, that has been overwhelmed with cases of COVID-19. The Argentinian winger’s seven-figure Read more

Joel Embiid to donate money to help 76ers employees hurt by organization-wide 20 percent pay cut, per report

Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris announced Monday that he would institute a 20 percent pay cut to all at-will team employees making at least $50,000 per year, who will also now be working four-day weeks. This includes coaches and front office executives, but also support staff such as the marketing and Read more

Browns owners Jimmy and Dee Haslam donate $1.5M to coronavirus relief in Ohio

Countless coaches, players, teams and executives from around the professional sports world have stepped up to offer financial aid in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Now, as reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Cleveland Browns owners Jimmy and Dee Haslam have become the latest to join the effort, pledging Read more