NBPA president Chris Paul confirms that players want to finish season, but for now, ‘virus is in control’

As we speak, the NBA and the players union are planning a potential resumption of their suspended season. That doesn’t necessarily mean everyone is on board, though. Given the health risks involved, the minimal stakes for certain players and teams and the impact of pushing back next season, there is Read more

World Cup 2022: Ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter suggests USA could host amid corruption claims against Qatar

Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter said the United States would be capable of hosting the 2022 World Cup after an indictment from the Department of Justice detailed how FIFA executives were bribed into voting for Qatar to win hosting rights for 2022 and Russia for 2018.  There has been Read more

Bellator MMA president Scott Coker optimistic for summer return, scoffs at UFC ‘fight island’ plan

Despite the continuing fallout of the coronavirus pandemic bringing professional sports to a halt, UFC president Dana White has made constant headlines for his bold assertion that the show must go on. His counterpart, Bellator MMA president Scott Coker, has largely sung a much different tune.  Ever since he canceled Read more

Bulls hire Nuggets GM Arturas Karnisovas as new executive vice president of basketball operations

The Chicago Bulls have been interviewing candidates for less than a week, but in that time, they appear to have found their new top-decision-maker. The Bulls welcomed Arturas Karnisovas Monday as their new executive vice president of basketball operations after finalizing a deal on April 9 to hire the Denver Nuggets’ general manager. Read more

Bulls reportedly hiring Nuggets GM Arturas Karnisovas as new executive vice president of basketball operations

The Chicago Bulls have been interviewing candidates for less than a week, but in that time, they appear to have found their new top-decision-maker. They are currently finalizing a deal to hire current Denver Nuggets general manager Arturas Karnisovas as their new executive vice president of basketball operations, according to Read more

President Trump holds call with sports commissioners, reportedly hopes to have fans back by Aug. or Sept.

When the NBA announced it would suspend play on March 11 due to the growing concerns of the coronavirus pandemic, it set off a chain of reactions which caused several other sports leagues to postpone or cancel events. At this point, it’s still unclear when play will resume, though on Read more