Raiders’ Darren Waller and several teammates fined for attending recent fundraiser without masks, per report

While all 32 NFL teams have had a relatively tough time adjusting to the new COVID-19 protocols, the Las Vegas Raiders have racked up more fines than any other club. On Monday, Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network reported that Raiders tight end Darren Waller was fined $30,000 and several Read more

NFL hits Pete Carroll, Vic Fangio and Kyle Shanahan with big fines for not wearing masks on Sunday, per report

USA Today Pete Carroll, Vic Fangio and Kyle Shanahan have been fined $100,000 for not wearing masks during their team’s games this past Sunday, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The Seahawks, Broncos and 49ers were fined an additional $250,000. The three fines added up to $1.05 million.  The fines came Read more

Miami Heat store turning $100k of unsold jerseys into masks for local medical facilities

The Miami Heat store is working with a clothing company to turn $100,000 worth of unsold team jerseys into over 7,000 masks for local medical facilities that desperately need the supplies. The partnership is with Refried Apparel, a business that specializes in turning recycled clothing into new products. “I remembered Read more

Coronavirus: NBA partners with Knicks and Nets to contribute one million masks to New York’s essential workers

The NBA, like the rest of the country, is still at a standstill with the coronavirus continuously spreading across the United States. Major league sports commissioners spoke with President Donald Trump on a conference call Saturday afternoon, but it provided no real insight on when leagues can pick back up Read more

MLB players open to wearing masks to return to field after coronavirus shutdown, D-Backs infielder says

Major League Baseball, like many sports leagues around the world, has been shut down indefinitely because of the growing threat that is the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Spring training has been suspended and Opening Day has been pushed back to at least mid-May, and that remains subject to change as the 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: MLB jersey provider Fanatics creating masks and gowns for medical workers

With sports and many other industries shut down, some companies are doing what they can to fight against the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Enter Fanatics. The top provider of MLB hats, jerseys and other merchandise, Fanatics is doing its part in a big way with the company’s latest gesture.  Read more