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In abrupt about-face, UFC halts shows in face of COVID-19 pandemic

Friday  05:05,   10 april 2020

In an abrupt about-face at the behest of broadcast partner ESPN, the UFC has postponed UFC 249 and all future scheduled shows due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. As recently as Wednesday, UFC president Dana White had insisted UFC 249 would go on as >>>

Summit Series star, longtime Blackhawks defenceman Pat Stapleton dead at 79

Friday  04:45,   10 april 2020

TORONTO — Pat Stapleton, a longtime NHL defenceman who famously kept an air of mystery over whether he possessed the puck from the goal that won the 1972 Summit Series, has died. He was 79. The Strathroy Rockets, a Greater Ontario Junior Hockey... >>>

Saint-Etienne: which players are at the end of their contracts next summer?

Friday  01:05,   10 april 2020

No less than 7 players see their contract expire at the end of the current season in the ranks of AS Saint-Etienne. Summer will be hot. At the heart of a very delicate sporting season, AS Saint-Etienne does not have much visibility for the future.... >>>

Mercato: Dembélé in the viewfinder of Juventus and Inter?

Thursday  22:15,   09 april 2020

According to the Gazzetta dello Sport, the French winger Ousmane Dembélé is of great interest to the two big Italian clubs, Juventus and Inter Milan. Handicapped by repeated injuries, the world champion is in a situation of failure at Barça. © ICON >>>

A legend imagines an amazing destination for Messi!

Thursday  22:15,   09 april 2020

Will Lionel Messi end his career at FC Barcelona? The former glory of the club, Rivaldo, imagines an experience in Asia at the end of their career. © Supplied by Football 365 Lionel Messi If the idea of ​​a return of Lionel Messi to Argentina has... >>>

A serious breakdown of the NBA’s HORSE contenders

Thursday  22:10,   09 april 2020

The best live sports we’re going to get for a while is going to be FUN.Beginning on Sunday, April 12 and running through Thursday, April 16, the rules are pretty obvious unless you’ve never heard of HORSE before. Players will take turns calling... >>>

Canadian track and field trials for Tokyo Games to remain in Montreal

Thursday  22:00,   09 april 2020

MONTREAL — The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic track and field trials for next year's Tokyo Games will remain in Montreal. Athletics Canada announced Thursday that the trials will take place next year at Montreal's Complexe sportif... >>>

No ice, big problem: Nothing mimics skating for NHL players

Thursday  22:00,   09 april 2020

Taking ice away from NHL players has caused some to resort to desperate measures. New York Islanders captain Anders Lee bought a Peloton. Anaheim defenceman Josh Manson wants a pair of roller blades. League leading scorer Leon Draisaitl of Edmonton... >>>

Ronaldo has "always left the door open" at Real

Thursday  22:00,   09 april 2020

© Provided by Sports.fr Panoramic Teammate of Cristiano Ronaldo in the Portuguese selection, José Fonte would not be "not surprised" if "CR7" returned to Real Madrid. This is one of the crazy rumors of the week: after two seasons at Juventus Turin, >>>

racing driver: "F1 2019" is a computer game, not a simulation

Thursday  21:20,   09 april 2020

© Formula 1 (YouTube) In the game "F1 2019" the Formula 1 drivers accelerated on Sunday "Formula 1 2019", with which Formula 1 holding its official virtual race is for Philipp Eng "more of a game" than a simulation. The premier class uses... >>>

NBA, ESPN announce details for H-O-R-S-E competition

Thursday  19:28,   09 april 2020

A coin toss will determine which player starts each matchup. Each player will be required to describe his or her shot attempt beforehand — dunking won’t be permitted. ESPN’s Mark Jones will serve as the event’s host, with each player attempting... >>>

Smith: Senators who had COVID-19 have fully recovered

Thursday  19:28,   09 april 2020

Find out the latest on COVID-19's impact on the sports world and when sports are returning by subscribing to Breaking News push notifications in the Sports and COVID-19 section. Ottawa Senators head coach D.J. Smith confirmed Wednesday that the... >>>

8 takeaways from Tiger Woods' first interview in two months

Thursday  19:28,   09 april 2020

This week, Tiger Woods sat down for his first interview in nearly two months. Sporting a white hat, black dri-fit shirt and quarantine beard, Woods chatted for nearly 20 minutes with GolfTV’s Henni Zuel and touched on a variety of topics, from his... >>>

Report: Chris Johnson accused in murder-for-hire case

Thursday  19:27,   09 april 2020

Retired NFL running back Chris Johnson has been accused of funding murder-for-hire shootings that resulted in the deaths of two men in 2016, according to court documents obtained by TMZ Sports. Johnson has reportedly not been formally charged.... >>>

Oilers forward Cave remains in medically-induced coma at Toronto hospital

Thursday  19:27,   09 april 2020

TORONTO — Edmonton Oilers forward Colby Cave remains in a medically-induced coma at a Toronto hospital after suffering a brain bleed earlier this week. The Oilers, through Cave's family, provided an update on Cave's status Thursday on their... >>>