MLB coronavirus shutdown: Four weeks needed for second spring training, Blue Jays president says

Nearly 10 days have passed since Major League Baseball suspended operations in response to the spread of the novel coronavirus. Opening Day, which had been scheduled for this Thursday, will instead (likely) take place at some point later in the year, depending on the effectiveness of the containment strategies imposed Read more

2020 NBA Draft: Five prospects who needed March Madness to boost their pro stock

The NCAA Tournament is a platform unlike any in sports. With millions of viewers over the span of multiple weeks, it’s where Cinderella stories are conceived (hello, George Mason!), where hidden gems in the coaching industry become well-known commodities (see: Brad Underwood and Chris Beard) and where college stars can Read more

Coronavirus: Jazz’s Donovan Mitchell says he needed to ‘cool off’ toward Rudy Gobert after testing positive

When news broke that Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for coronavirus, it was the tipping point for the NBA that led to the season being postponed. Shortly after, Gobert’s teammate Donovan Mitchell also tested positive for the virus and concern grew quickly over how much this virus spread Read more

Jay Bouwmeester collapse update: Blues GM says defenseman needed defibrillator to be revived

Tuesday night’s Blues-Ducks game in Anaheim was postponed following a scary incident in the first period. After completing a long shift, Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester collapsed on the St. Louis bench after reportedly suffering a “cardiac episode” during a TV timeout. New information from a team executive reveals that the Read more