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MLS Launches New Training Portal To Reach Players At Home

MLS is rolling out a new digital training platform that aims to help youth and recreational players of all ages and abilities that are staying at home improve at soccer. […]

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Athletes Still Getting Paid Despite Stoppage Clauses and CBA Uncertainty

Most aspects of professional sports, including player salaries, are riddled with the same elements of uncertainty plaguing the world right now. Professional baseball and basketball players could lose large portions […]

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MLS, Fox Sports Teaming Up For New Esports Series

MLS will bring its eMLS esports initiative to linear television to not only engage fans during the league’s hiatus but also to further support coronavirus-related relief efforts. The five-episode series […]

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Trump Urges NFL to Start on Time in Meeting With Sports Leaders

President Donald Trump held a conference call with leaders of twelve American sports leagues on Saturday and said he was optimistic the NFL could start its season on time and […]

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#StayAtHomeChallenge Revamps Tommy Thompson’s YouTube Interests

Before becoming a professional player with the San Jose Earthquakes, Tommy Thompson remembers growing up and doing what every aspiring player does: looking to the greats for inspiration. “I was […]

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NBA Cuts In-Game Interviews Due To Coronavirus

The NBA is temporarily discontinuing in-game coaching interviews with TV networks to limit the potential spread of the coronavirus, according to sources. It’s also putting new restrictions on where, and […]

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Riot Games Postpones Mid-Season Invitational Over Coronavirus

Riot Games, the developer of League of Legends, is postponing its Mid-Season Invitational until July amid the global outbreak of COVID-19. The international tournament pits the winners of spring splits […]

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Shot Callers: Kari Cohen, General Counsel, New York Red Bulls

While Kari Cohen only joined the New York Red Bulls in January as the club’s new general counsel, the accomplished sports executive sees a bright future ahead for soccer in […]

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Female Sports Executives See Growth Ahead, As Well As Challenges

2019 was a year of many firsts for women in sports. The WNBA made former Deloitte CEO Cathy Engelbert its first-ever commissioner and has since negotiated a new, historic CBA. […]

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Shot Callers: Riley Mahoney, Senior Merchandise Manager, MLS at adidas

With Major League Soccer beginning its 25th season, the league worked with its jersey provider adidas to design new jerseys for each of the league’s 26 clubs. Riley Mahoney, senior […]

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