Ranking the Steelers’ five best salary cap bargains: Fitzpatrick, Watt among Pittsburgh’s biggest values

Despite fielding a roster that includes a dozen former Pro Bowlers and a future Hall of Fame quarterback, longtime Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert has managed to keep Pittsburgh out of the red as it relates to the team’s salary cap. His management of the Steelers’ salary cap is one Read more

MLB player salary an ‘increasing concern’ for league, union ahead of potential 2020 season, report says

Major League Baseball, like so many other sports, is currently suspended because of the ongoing coronavirus global pandemic. MLB and the players association (MLBPA) are determined to have a 2020 season of some kind. The two sides have discussed a variety of scenarios for the 2020 regular and postseason, but there Read more

Marlins CEO Derek Jeter forgoes $5 million salary during coronavirus shutdown, reports say

Amid the Major League Baseball shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re seeing adjustments across the league. Players and team officials alike are hoping for some sort of shortened 2020 season. If that happens, it’s likely to be without fans, which means the bottom line for each team is going Read more

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Mets owner Jeff Wilpon is open to restarting season if players take salary cut

In light of what Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti said about the possibility of having no live sports in Los Angeles until 2021, New York governor Andrew Cuomo was asked about the possibility of whether New York would follow similar projections. More specifically, he was asked on his brother’s cable Read more

Coronavirus: NBPA tells agents it doesn’t expect big drop from $115M salary cap projection, per report

The NBA is losing more and more money each day that passes without basketball games being played. Considering how closely tied the league’s salary structure is to the revenue that it brings in, that should, in theory, be catastrophic to the mechanisms that facilitate roster construction. Specifically, the salary cap, Read more

MLB, MLBPA reach agreement on draft, service time, salary advances amid COVID-19 pandemic

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association have reached an agreement on a number of fronts for the shortened 2020 season, per multiple reports (ESPN, Associated Press, The Athletic).  There are three main areas the two sides agreed upon, in cobbling together the reports.  Adding amateur talent Read more

NFL Free Agency 2020: The 10 teams with the most salary cap space left and the biggest needs for each

The first week of NFL free agency has officially come and gone, with all 32 teams providing plenty of transactions for football fans to keep them occupied during the coronavirus pandemic (get the latest on the coronavirus pandemic at CBS News). Some of the franchises with plenty of salary cap space used Read more