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

Tua Tagovailoa undergoes ‘overwhelmingly positive’ medical recheck, according to his camp

Former Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is considered one of the top prospects in this upcoming draft, but where he will be selected remains unknown. While he’s one of the most accomplished quarterbacks to play at Alabama, Tagovailoa suffered a serious hip injury against Mississippi State in November that prematurely ended 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

Coronavirus: Hockey equipment manufacturer Bauer planning to create face shields for medical professionals

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, hockey manufacturing company Bauer hadn’t been selling helmets and skates to those playing the sport. Instead, Bauer has decided to make medical shields that can be used by doctors, nurses, and first responders. Bauer CEO Ed Kinnaly told ESPN that 100,000 shields were requested throughout Read more

Orioles’ Trey Mancini leaves team, will miss time due to non-baseball medical procedure

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Trey Mancini left the team on Saturday, and will miss time due to a “non-baseball medical procedure.” The Orioles have declined to offer more details out of respect for Mancini’s privacy, but manager Brandon Hyde told the Baltimore Sun that he is expected to undergo further testing. Read more