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In Montreal, a demonstration in support of George Floyd degenerates

Monday  10:45,   01 june 2020

© Provided by Le Point Thousands of people marched Sunday in Montreal to denounce racism and police violence during a demonstration that degenerated into clashes and looting in downtown in the evening. For about three hours, around 10,000 people,... >>>

Zion Williamson is a once-in-a-generation athlete who already understands how to leverage that gift

Monday  09:20,   01 june 2020

The Pelicans rookie is like a pitcher with a 100 mph fastball who also recognizes how to set hitters upThis is good news for Zion Williamson... >>>

Former welterweight champion and Hall of Fame boxer Curtis Cokes dies at 82

Monday  08:11,   01 june 2020

Curtis Cokes, a Hall of Fame boxer who held the world welterweight title in the late 1960s, died of heart failure Friday, according to the Dallas Morning News. Cokes took the welterweight title in 1966 with a win over Manuel Gonzalez and... >>>

NBA players past and present show up and speak out to protest George Floyd’s death

Monday  07:20,   01 june 2020

From Boston's Jaylen Brown and Indiana's Malcolm Brogdon in Atlanta to Stephen Jackson in Minneapolis, there has been a robust response from NBA figures.Floyd, a black man, died Monday after a white Minneapolis police officer named Derek... >>>

Lance Armstrong documentary on ESPN ends with moral contrast to his son, martyr-like speech

Monday  06:50,   01 june 2020

ESPN's two-part "30-for-30" film about disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong finishes with details of his downfall.In the new ESPN film about the disgraced cyclist, Luke Armstrong is asked if he’d consider using such illicit drugs, much like his dad >>>

Six lingering issues as MLB and the MLBPA enter their most important week of labor talks in 25 years

Monday  06:25,   01 june 2020

Not since the 1994-95 work stoppage has baseball had this much on the lineSYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 18: MLB COO Robert Manfred (L) and MLBPA Executive Director Tony Clark (R) attend the MLB Welcome to Australia Press Conference at Sydney Cricket... >>>

AP source: MLB players offer 114-game season, no more $ cuts

Monday  06:05,   01 june 2020

NEW YORK (AP) Major League Baseball players proposed a 114-game regular season Sunday, up from 82 in management's offer, but no additional pay cuts beyond the one they agreed to in March, a person familiar with the plan told The Associated... >>>

MLS players agree to salary cuts, possible tournament

Monday  05:25,   01 june 2020

The Major League Soccer Players Association voted to approve economic concessions for this season, including across-the-board salary cuts, while also agreeing to play in a proposed summer tournament in Orlando, Florida. The proposal, made public by... >>>

NBA commissioner Adam Silver condemns racism and police brutality in internal memo

Monday  05:15,   01 june 2020

NBA commissioner Adam Silver addressed league employees on the protests seen across the country this week, resolving to use the NBA’s platform to fight racial injustice in an internal memo obtained by Yahoo Sports. Directly mentioning the deaths of... >>>

Video shows JR Smith beating man who smashed his car during protests

Monday  03:05,   01 june 2020

JR Smith had his car damaged during one of the police brutality protests over the weekend, and the man who was allegedly responsible paid a price for the act. © Scott R. Galvin-USA TODAY Sports Smith took things into his own hands. A video that was... >>>

Thanks to Thuram and Pléa, Gladbach resumes its place on the podium

Monday  01:15,   01 june 2020

© Provided by Sofoot Borussia Mönchengladbach 4-1 Union Berlin Goals: Neuhaus (17th), Thuram (39th, 58th), Pléa (81st) for Gladbach / / Andersson (50th) for Union Driving on Union Berlin this Sunday afternoon, Borussia Mönchengladbach recovered... >>>

Yoka announces three fights in the year 2020

Monday  01:15,   01 june 2020

© Provided by Sports.fr Tony Yoka Slowed down in his "conquest" by a suspension of one year and the current health crisis, Tony Yoka intends to make up for lost time. He who has not fought since September 28, 2019 and an expeditious victory over... >>>

Balotelli: "I didn't think I was a ghost"

Monday  01:15,   01 june 2020

© Supplied by Sofoot Often transparent with the Brescia jersey this season, Mario Balotelli is not yet in the ectoplasmic stage. While Brescia resumed collective training, Sky Sports reported this Sunday that the scorer had not joined his little... >>>

The biggest transfers in Ligue 1

Monday  01:10,   01 june 2020

© Provided by Sports.fr Mauro Icardi and company If the PSG did a good deal a priori by locking Mauro Icardi for 50 million euros, excluding bonus, this transfer does not is nonetheless one of the most resounding ever made in Ligue 1. After a good... >>>

Michael Jordan releases statement on death of George Floyd

Monday  00:50,   01 june 2020

Michael Jordan, who does not often speak out on major issues, issued a statement Sunday on the death of George Floyd. © Reuters Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan during a pregame press conference on Jan. 24 in Paris. Jordan’s manager and... >>>