NBPA president Chris Paul confirms that players want to finish season, but for now, ‘virus is in control’

As we speak, the NBA and the players union are planning a potential resumption of their suspended season. That doesn’t necessarily mean everyone is on board, though. Given the health risks involved, the minimal stakes for certain players and teams and the impact of pushing back next season, there is Read more

Adam Silver: NBA to consider delaying start of next season, may finish 2019-20 but safety is priority

The NBA’s board of governors met on Friday to discuss the fallout of COVID-19 and how the league might approach a potential resumption of the season, but in a conference call with media that followed, commissioner Adam Silver offered no firm plans or decisions. The priority, as first reported by Read more

UFC 249: Khabib Nurmagomedov returns to Russia to finish training camp with event location still undetermined

As UFC president Dana White continues to insist the UFC 249 bout between lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson will move forward despite the global coronavirus pandemic, the champ has returned to Russia for the final weeks of his training camp. Nurmagomedov had been training at AKA in San 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