UFC welterweight Lyman Good reveals positive coronavirus test forced him to withdraw from UFC 249

When Lyman Good pulled out of his planned UFC 249 clash with Belal Muhammad, the UFC welterweight told MMA Fighting he had suffered an injury. Now, Good has confirmed the real reason for his withdrawal from the event is that he had tested positive for coronavirus, making him the first Read more

Coronavirus: WNBA’s Stefanie Dolson reveals testing positive along with entire family, says all have recovered

The 2020 WNBA Draft went forward on Friday night, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, the event was held virtually. Commissioner Cathey Engelbert announced the picks live from her living room, while top prospects — including No. 1 overall pick Sabrina Ionescu — were incorporated via video conferencing.  Speaking of Read more

Sean McVay confirms Rams’ Brian Allen tested positive for coronavirus, says ‘he’s on the road to recovery’

The first active NFL player known to have tested positive for COVID-19 has been revealed. On Wednesday night, Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reported on “Fox Football Now” that center Brian Allen of the Los Angeles Rams tested positive for coronavirus three weeks ago. Rams coach Sean McVay also confirmed Read more

Coronavirus: Colorado Avalanche confirm third player tests positive for COVID-19

A third player for the Colorado Avalanche has tested positive for coronavirus, the team announced on Tuesday. The anonymous player is currently in self-isolation, according to a statement released through the NHL’s public relations Twitter account. The last player on the team to test positive for COVID-19 was announced on Read more

Coronavirus: Ex-LSU QB Jamie Howard, four-star recruit son test positive for COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has gripped the country over the last two months, and it’s hitting close to home in the college football world. The Advocate reported Friday that former LSU quarterback Jamie Howard and his son, Walker Howard, have been diagnosed with coronavirus. Walker Howard is a four-star prospect in 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

Four-time All-Star Jim Edmonds says he’s doing well after testing positive for coronavirus, pneumonia

Former big-league outfielder Jim Edmonds, best known for his time with the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Angels, announced on his Instagram on Wednesday night that he is now symptom-free and “doing really well” after testing positive for pneumonia and COVID-19, the novel coronavirus spreading across the globe.  “I 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: Knicks owner James Dolan joins Kevin Durant, Rudy Gobert among NBA figures who tested positive

The coronavirus is spreading like wildfire across the globe, and figures from every part of the sports world have been infected. A number of athletes have confirmed that their tests came up positive. In the United States alone, the coronavirus has infected multiple unnamed minor league baseball players, an unnamed XFL Read more