2020 NFL Draft: Dolphins reportedly prefer Tua Tagovailoa over Justin Herbert but health concerns a factor

Tua Tagovailoa’s name has been associated with the Dolphins for months, with Miami making several moves last season that essentially positioned themselves to select the former Alabama quarterback in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft.  The Dolphins, owners of the fifth overall pick, prefer Tagovailoa over Oregon quarterback Read more

Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman starts fund for health care workers, Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom donates $20K

The D.C. solidarity between two notable athletes in the nation’s capital was on full display Thursday through charitable donations for health care workers. Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman started a fund meant to give meals and supplies to medical workers in Northern Virginia who are working to help treat patients Read more

Colby Cave’s wife gives health update as Oilers forward remains in medically-induced coma: ‘We need a miracle’

Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave suffered a brain bleed and was placed in a medically induced coma on Tuesday. Doctors removed a colloid cyst that was causing pressure on Cave’s brain, according to a team announcement. On Wednesday night, Cave’s wife, Emily, posted on Instagram that the Oilers forward needs a Read more

Eagles banking on DeSean Jackson’s health to stabilize wide receiver position in 2020

The Philadelphia Eagles didn’t address the wide receiver position in free agency, a glaring need heading into the offseason. Philadelphia started a playoff game with a starting wide receiver group of Robert Davis and Greg Ward, with Deontay Burnett receiving the third-most snaps at the position. All three were on Read more

Coronavirus: Stephon Marbury plans to deliver 10 million N95 masks from China to New York health professionals

Former NBA All-Star Stephon Marbury is helping to plan a delivery that would send 10 million N95 masks to New York City from China. The N95 masks would help hospital workers, health care professionals and other first responders at the frontline of the coronavirus pandemic. Marbury told Rich Calder of Read more

Coronavirus: Pistons offer practice facility to health officials for COVID-19 relief efforts, per report

Michigan has been one of the hardest-hit American regions as the coronavirus continues to sweep through the United States. As of Saturday, the state has 4,650 confirmed cases and 111 deaths, and with the outbreak’s peak still weeks or months away, according to medical experts, things are only going to Read more

2020 WWE WrestleMania 36: Roman Reigns out of match vs. Goldberg due to health concerns, per reports

Roman Reigns was set to compete in one of the main event matches at WrestleMania 36, taking on Goldberg for the WWE universal championship. The event — already moved from Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando with no crowd in attendance due to Read more

Ohio State freshman D.J. Carton enters transfer portal after stepping away for mental health reasons

Ohio State freshman guard D.J. Carton announced Thursday he has decided to make a fresh start for himself and will transfer from the program, making him one of the most highly sought-after transfers on the open market. As a freshman last season, Carton averaged 10.4 points and 3.0 assists for Read more