Carli Lloyd is preparing for NWSL season, Tokyo Olympics by trading training tips with UFC star Amanda Nunes

United States women’s national team legend Carli Lloyd will turn 38 in July, and the rescheduled 2021 Summer Olympics figure to be her last as a player. That extra year of waiting isn’t something Lloyd is letting bother her in her pursuit of a third gold medal. Lloyd said she Read more

USOPC could see pay cuts up to 20 percent, preparing for devastation of totally canceled Olympics

The coronavirus pandemic has forced the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee to prepare for pay cuts up to 20 percent, according to a letter from CEO Sarah Hirshland that the Associated Press obtained Tuesday. The cuts, which range from 10 to 20 percent, have been described as “necessary to balance Read more

What if college football doesn’t start until Aug. 1? Virginia’s Bronco Mendenhall is preparing

If the coronavirus pandemic continues for multiple months, Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall said Thursday that the 2020 college football season could potentially be impacted … “if football is played, period.” Mendenhall told a small group of reporters he is already preparing his program to begin from scratch — with no Read more

Coronavirus: Steve Kerr says Team USA coaching staff still preparing as if Olympics will go on as scheduled

The coronavirus has shut down sports leagues across the world, including the NBA. As of now, it’s unclear when things will resume, but after a call with the former U.S. surgeon general, owners are hopeful of getting going again before July, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. That’s important for Read more

NBA suspends season due to coronavirus outbreak; owners preparing for no games until June, per report

After taking the initial step to play games in empty arenas, the NBA issued a statement on Wednesday night declaring that the 2019-20 season will be suspended “until further notice.” The decision is a result of Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert testing positive for the coronavirus ahead of Utah’s game against the Oklahoma City Read more

NBA suspends season due to coronavirus outbreak; owners preparing for no games until June, per report

After taking the initial step to play games in empty arenas, the NBA issued a statement on Wednesday night declaring that the 2019-20 season will be suspended “until further notice.” The decision is a result of Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert testing positive for the coronavirus ahead of Utah’s game against the Oklahoma City Read more

NFL Draft 2020: Redskins reportedly preparing as if they could take quarterback with No. 2 overall pick

When Tua Tagovailoa, who was recently cleared to resume a full workout schedule, participates in Alabama’s pro day, rest assured that a large contingent of Redskins staff members will be there.  On Monday, Sports Illustrated‘s Albert Breer wrote that the Redskins, per sources, will “do all the work as if Read more