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New Big 12 Schools Negotiating AAC Settlement Up to $20M

The settlement would allow Cincinnati, Houston, and UCF to join the Big 12 a year earlier, in 2023. BYU is already set to join next year.

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MLS, Players Association Agree to New CBA

MLS combated the threat of its first-ever work stoppage after agreeing to a ratified collective bargaining agreement with its players’ union.

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Report: NBA Missed 2019-20 Revenue Projections by $1.5 Billion

Despite setting up a bubble season that was largely successful, the NBA reportedly missed its season revnue projections by $1.5 billion.

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NBA, Players Form Social Justice Coalition, Will Resume Playoffs Aug. 29

The NBA playoffs will resume Aug. 29 after a three-day hiatus due to player protests of police violence, sparked by the Milwaukee Bucks’ strike before their scheduled Game 5 matchup […]

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An Inside Look at the MLS is Back Bubble with ESPN’s Stefano Fusaro

Despite some early fears, the MLS bubble in Orlando has worked, says ESPN’s Stefano Fusaro. MLB and NFL could learn a lesson, he says.

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ESPN Aims To Give NBA TV Viewers Courtside View Of The Action

There’s no replacing the energy provided by live fans. But ESPN sees a strategic opportunity to create a different kind of basketball telecast as the  NBA resumes its regular-season games […]

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NBA is Back

The NBA will begin its restart tonight with two games on TNT: the Utah Jazz vs the New Orleans Pelicans, and the Los Angeles Clippers vs the Los Angeles Lakers. […]

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NBA to Provide Free COVID-19 Testing in Orlando Through August

As professional sports return to action with strict testing protocols made possible by abundant supplies and quick turnaround times, many have questioned whether it’s ethical for leagues to be afforded […]

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Phoenix Suns’ ‘Don’t Sleep On Basketball’ Shines Light On New Normal

The Phoenix Suns should be at training camp in Las Vegas getting ready for the 2020-2021 season. That normally is the case – if they weren’t still finishing last season.  […]

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MLS’s Pause Gives Tommy Thompson An Assist On YouTube

The San Jose Earthquakes were just two matches into the season when MLS announced it was suspending play because of the coronavirus pandemic. That’s when Earthquakes defender Tommy Thompson knew […]

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