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48 NBA Players Test Positive for COVID-19 as 2020…

48 NBA Players Test Positive for COVID-19 as 2020-21 Season Prepares to Kick off. On Dec. 2, the NBA and National Basketball Players Association released a joint statement regarding recent COVID-19 testing in the league. Out of 546 players that were tested for COVID-19 from Nov. 24 to Nov. 30, 48 tested positive. . All coronavirus-positive players have been instructed to quarantine in their team’s city until they are “cleared” to leave. . These results are a part of the league’s initial round of player testing, as the 2020-21 regular season is slated to begin on Dec. 22. . Individual workouts officially began on Dec. 1, with the first preseason games scheduled for Dec. 11. . The NBA’s 2020-21 season will not operate in a bubble environment, even though it was highly successful for the previous season. In the bubble, the league was able to finish its season without any players, coaches or staff members testing positive for COVID-19. . On the flip side, the NFL’s bubble-less 2020 season has seen many players sidelined and games rescheduled because of COVID-19.

Man charged with killing former Indiana U…

A man has been charged in the killing of former Indiana University football player and businessman Chris Beaty in downtown Indianapolis in May during unrest following the death of George Floyd

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Plan B as in BYU: Cougars face Chanticleers on…

No. 8 BYU will play at No. 14 Coastal Carolina on Saturday after the Chanticleers' original opponent, No. 25 Liberty, was hit with COVID-19 issues

Pat Patterson, WWE Legend and First Gay Wrestling…

Pat Patterson, WWE Legend and First Gay Wrestling Superstar, Dead at 79. The WWE shared news of his death on Dec. 2. . Patterson joined the WWE in the late '70s and became the first Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion in 1979. After later working in the ring and becoming a color commentator for WWE, Patterson retired in 1984. He then joined Vince McMahon as a WWE executive and came up with the idea for the Royal Rumble in 1988. In 1996, he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. Patterson came out as gay in 2014 on an episode of 'WWE Legends' House.'. Many in the wrestling world, including John Cena, took to social media to express their appreciation for Patterson upon hearing the news

Trump honors football coach Holtz as 'one of the…

President Donald Trump calls Lou Holtz “one of the greatest coaches in American history” and has honored the college football Hall of Famer and political ally with the nation’s highest civilian honor

Steelers overcome rust, short-handed Ravens to…

Ben Roethlisberger threw for 266 yards and a fourth-quarter touchdown to JuJu Smith-Schuster and the Steelers improved to 11-0 with a disjointed 19-14 win over the undermanned Baltimore Ravens

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Lock returns to practice, apologizes again for…

Drew Lock and Brett Rypien returned to the Denver Broncos' practice after coming off the reserve/COVID-19 list

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Goodell: NFL committed to finishing regular…

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league remains committed to finishing the regular season as scheduled

Maryland-Michigan canceled; Wolverines' AD sounds…

Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel is rebuking any suggestion the Wolverines would try to avoid facing rival Ohio State in the regular-season finale

Jaguars sticking with Glennon even though Minshew…

Quarterback Mike Glennon is getting another start for the Jacksonville Jaguars even though Gardner Minshew is fully healthy

The Latest: Michigan pauses football, cancels…

Michigan’s football game this weekend against Maryland has been canceled, and the Wolverines are pausing practice until Monday

Broncos activate 3 QBs following COVID-19 rules…

The Denver Broncos are getting their QBs back on Wednesday

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Years after coming out, gay athletes upset by…

David Kopay and Ian Roberts both took giant leaps of faith when they came out