Family members of victims in helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant file wrongful death lawsuit

It’s been nearly three months since a helicopter carrying Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others crashed into a hillside in Southern California, killing all on board. Now, the family members of multiple victims have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against two companies responsible for Read more

UFC 249: Rose Namajunas out of rematch with Jessica Andrade after two family members die from coronavirus

The controversial UFC 249 event, set to take place amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, was officially revived on Monday. By Wednesday, it has already lost one of its marquee fights. Former women’s strawweight champion Rose Namajunas will not fight on the card in a rematch with Jessica Andrade. Read more

Coronavirus: Ottawa Senators announce four more members test positive for COVID-19

The Ottawa Senators announced Wednesday that four additional members of their organization tested positive for coronavirus. The team noted that these four unnamed individuals have all since recovered from the respiratory disease. This is the latest announcement from the franchise that has unofficially become the hockey epicenter of the global Read more

Coronavirus: Soccer players, coaches and club members who have tested positive for COVID-19

The coronavirus threat hasn’t only resulted in matches and competitions being suspended across the world, it’s also directly impacted players, managers and owners, and some have tested positive for the virus. So far 11 professional soccer players, one manager and one owner have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Five of the Read more

Coronavirus: Donovan Mitchell joins Rudy Gobert as only traveling Jazz members to test positive, per reports

The growing concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak reached a tipping point in the NBA Wednesday night. The league announced it has suspended the season after the matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Utah Jazz was abruptly cancelled as a result of Jazz center Rudy Gobert testing positive for coronavirus, according to Shams Charania of Read more

Coronavirus: NHL one of four North American pro sports leagues closing locker rooms to media members

Over the weekend, the NHL reportedly made a decision to close off some locker rooms to the media in order to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. It didn’t initially seem like a league-wide policy, as some teams immediately implemented the restrictions while others were less urgent to Read more

Coronavirus update: MLB announces precautions for league media members who have visited high-risk areas

Officials from Major League Baseball have announced additional precautions regarding the coronavirus after MLB had previously sent a memo to all 30 MLB clubs’ front offices, telling players to avoid taking balls and pens directly from fans for autographs as well as opting against handshakes during spring training. The newest Read more