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Yearly Archives: 2020

Emotional Darvish caught off guard by Cubs trade

As he was introduced by his new team Thursday, Yu Darvish said he was shocked by his trade to the San Diego Padres...

Hawks' Dunn (ankle) out at least 2 more weeks

ATLANTA -- Atlanta Hawks guard Kris Dunn will rest his right ankle for two weeks after having arthroscopic surgery to remove loose cartilage.Dunn,...

NBA says COVID compliance on teams to enforce

The NBA is placing a significant burden on team officials to monitor and mete out discipline in cases of COVID-19 protocol violations among...

Transfer rumours: Wijnaldum, Isco, Khedira, Lingard, Papastathopoulos

Netherlands midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum, 30, has made it clear to Liverpool that he wants to sign a new deal, but the two parties...

Rams DL Brockers joins Kupp on COVID-19 list

3:19 PM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA...

Source: Dolphins QB Fitzpatrick tests positive

DAVIE, Fla. -- Miami Dolphins veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be unavailable for Sunday's regular-season finale against...

Darnold stumps to stay: 'My best days are ahead'

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- As he prepares for what could be his final game with the New York Jets, Sam Darnold sounds like...

Blue Jackets extend Dubois with 2-year deal

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Center Pierre-Luc Dubois, who led Columbus in goals, assists and points during the playoffs, signed a two-year, $10 million contract...

NFLPA prez calls for end to minicamps, OTAs

NFL Players Association president JC Tretter is calling for the elimination of offseason practices, including minicamp and organized team activities, citing the NFL's...

Tommy Docherty – manager of many clubs, quips, anecdotes and one-liners

Tommy Docherty (back) said his biggest regret was leaving Scotland for Manchester UnitedTommy Docherty, who has died at the age of 92, will...

London Broncos sign Wigan centre Chris Hankinson and Manly winger Abbas Miski

Chris Hankinson joined Wigan from Swinton in 2018Wigan Warriors centre Chris Hankinson has signed for London Broncos on loan.The 27-year-old ex-Leigh and Swinton...

Canada OK's NHL camps; games up to provinces

The Canadian government, citing "national interest grounds," gave its approval Thursday for the start of NHL training camps. It issued an exemption to...

Caps' Chara didn't want reduced role in Boston

Zdeno Chara isn't ready to retire and doesn't want to play a reserve role, and that's why he's no longer the Boston Bruins'...

Cavani handed three-match ban by FA over social media post

The Uruguayan thanked a follower on his Instagram story last month using the phrase "gracias negrito," which translates to "thank you, little Black...

Tommy Docherty: Former Man Utd and Scotland boss dies

Docherty (left) managed Scotland from 1971-72 and is seen here with Billy Bremner before a 1974 World Cup qualifying match in DenmarkFormer Manchester...

NBA to require players to wear contact sensors

The NBA is planning to roll out an ambitious aspect of its leaguewide contact tracing program by requiring players and many team staffers...

Spurs' Hammon 1st woman to direct NBA team

Becky Hammon made history Wednesday by becoming the first woman to act as head coach during an NBA regular-season game.The San Antonio assistant...

Football's wacky ending to 2020: A dog pitch invasion and a new manager greeted...

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Kawhi, wearing face guard, scores 28 in return

LOS ANGELES -- LA Clippers star Kawhi Leonard returned to the court Wednesday night wearing a face guard designed to protect stitches on...

Ole Gunner Solskjaer: Man Utd boss says players 'realise privilege' of being at the...

Manchester United are three points behind leaders Liverpool with a game in handManchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believes a change in his...

'Are we really in the NFL?' Saints recall nomadic 2005 season after Hurricane Katrina

METAIRIE, La. -- Long before 2020 forced the sports world to deal with so many unprecedented wrinkles, there was the plight of the...

Mark Wood column: Christmas, South Africa, Sri Lanka and 2021

Like most people, my Christmas has been a bit different to what it normally would have been.Still, I've spent time with my family,...

Giants GM Dave Gettleman enters Week 17 with uncertain future

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Giants seem to have found their coach. The question is whether they have the right general...

Andy Murray pulls out of ATP event in Delray Beach

Murray beat both British number one Dan Evans and number three Cameron Norrie in straight sets during December's Battle of the Brits eventBritain's...

LeBron James celebrates scoring milestone on 36th birthday

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