NFL reportedly sends teams a memo outlining penalties for approaching officials without face covering

Getty Images After several weeks’ worth of watching coaches remove their masks in order to yell at referees, the NFL has apparently had enough. According to a report from NFL.com’s Tom Pelissero, NFL Senior VP of Officiating Perry Fewell sent teams a memo this week indicating that the league plans Read more

NFL sends final warning to teams regarding COVID-19 sideline protocols, and penalties are coming next

Getty Images The NFL is very serious about enforcing all COVID-related measures on game days this season, as a strongly-worded memo to teams indicated last week. Troy Vincent, the NFL’s vice president of football operations, told me that fines and other punishment will be forthcoming for those who do not Read more

Heat’s Jimmy Butler sends basketball hoops to teammates, youth centers and schools around Miami, per report

A number of NBA stars have been unable to properly train as the coronavirus has them locked out of their teams’ facilities and even public basketball courts. Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo recently explained that he has no access to a hoop right now, while Celtics All-Star Jayson Tatum claims to have not Read more

Heat’s Jimmy Butler sends baskets to teammates, youth centers and schools around Miami, per report

A number of NBA stars have been unable to properly train as the coronavirus has them locked out of their teams’ facilities and even public basketball courts. Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo recently explained that he has no access to a hoop right now, while Celtics All-Star Jayson Tatum claims to have not Read more

Scott Boras rips special MLB draft rules following COVID-19 outbreak: ‘It just sends the wrong message’

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has put the 2020 MLB season on hold, and it’s not certain when or if that 2020 season will begin. Even so, MLB and the Players’ Association (MLBPA) recently agreed to a framework for starting the season once circumstances allow. Part of that framework addresses the Read more

Kevin Durant sends Thomas ‘Snacks’ Lee, Jackson State basketball’s student manager, signed jersey

After chants of “We want Snacks” filled the arena during a game between Jackson State and Arkansas-Pine Bluff basketball earlier in the week, Jackson State sent out their team manager Thomas “Snacks” Lee. The rest is history. Snacks, the team’s student manager, was dressed for the first time during Monday Read more

NFLPA board of player representatives sends proposed CBA through to entire membership for vote

It appears the NFL and NFL Players Association could be nearing an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement. Early Wednesday morning, NFLPA assistant executive director of external affairs George Atallah announced on Twitter that the board of player representatives voted to send the proposed CBA to the entire membership Read more

WWE Raw results, recap, grades: Titles change hands, Brock Lesnar sends final Royal Rumble message

The 2020 Royal Rumble event is just around the corner, but before WWE makes the much anticipated stop in Houston on Sunday to open up the Road to WrestleMania, the go-home edition of Raw came to us from the Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas. Raw, which has been on Read more