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

MLS announces that teams can resume training for the first time since March amid coronavirus pandemic

On Thursday, Major League Soccer announced that the team training moratorium has been lifted after being put in place on March 12 in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Now MLS clubs can submit “individual club plans” in order to return to full team training going forward. Individual club plans Read more

Lakers asking city of Los Angeles for special permission to open team’s practice facility, per report

As the 2019-20 NBA season remains suspended due to the global outbreak of the coronavirus, the league will soon be taking the first steps in moving forward from this shutdown. The NBA had initially intended to reopen its practice facilities in areas with relaxed social distancing guidelines on May 1. Read more

NFL Draft 2020: Longtime Raiders fan Guy Fieri represents in live fan feed during team’s pick

The Raiders relocated from Oakland to Las Vegas this year, but if what we say on television during the NFL Draft is any indication, they kept one of their high-profile fans in the process. Celebrity chef Guy Fieri, a longtime Raiders fan and Northern California native, appeared on the draft’s Read more

Kobe Bryant-Shaquille O’Neal Lakers, Heat Big Three among NBA teams deserving a ‘Last Dance’-style documentary

“The Last Dance” has captured the nation’s attention during the COVID-19 pandemic with its 10-part documentary chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls’ chase for a sixth championship. It has all the ingredients necessary for must-watch television: Undeniable star power with M.J. finally willing to air it all out Read more