Sport Olympique Lyonnais (re) starts its season with a 12-0
ESPN’s Doris Burke opens up about COVID-19 struggle, NBA’s resumption concerns
When asked about the challenges the NBA will face as it attempts to mount a comeback next month, Burke didn’t mince words.“The thing that I felt the most was fatigue and headache,” Burke said about having coronavirus. “So for a good stretch of the first two weeks of that, I was just thinking I had a bad flu, because my symptoms were not aligning with what was being told were the main symptoms — the shortness of breath, the pressure on the chest — I didn’t have those scary symptoms. So for a good stretch of time, I didn’t think I had it. But then I finally decided to get tested.
You can take a goal, but not twelve.
While training at Évian-les-Bains, Olympique lyonnais took the opportunity to make their first post-Covid friendly match against US Port-Valais, a club from the Swiss regional division, the equivalent of R2 in France . A difference in level which was quite logically seen on the green rectangle of the Camille-Fournier stadium where the men of Rudi Garcia have largely imposed themselves against Swiss amateurs (12-0). A success marked by quadruplets of Memphis Depay - who has obviously recovered well from his cruciate ligament operation - and the new recruit Tino Kadewere.
2020 minor league baseball season canceled
Minor League Baseball’s effort to defend its member teams was greatly imperiled by the global pandemic. Public attention, for good reason, has been elsewhere, and minor league teams have experienced a more or less complete halt to revenue. A resumption of play might have helped. There were times when it seemed plausible, but any hope dissipated over recent weeks. Even as MLB and its players haggled over the terms for a big league resumption, a ramp-up of virus transmission in many parts of the United States served to increase the already great logistical challenges to a MiLB season.We’ll see how the broader picture turns out.
Our Lyonnais begin the preparation with a victory against Port-Valais on the score of 12 to 0.- Olympique lyonnais (@OL) ⚽⚽⚽⚽Tino Kadewere ⚽⚽⚽⚽Karl Toko Ekambi ⚽⚽ ⚽Thiago Mendes⚽
Juventus can tremble.
NFL aiming for salary cap solution by training camp .
Fanless games could have a devastating impact on the NFL's overall budget, which could then in turn have a significant impact on the salary cap.While the salary cap number is not determined until March, the league is shooting to solve this dilemma by the time training camps open, Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com tweets. This would do well to help teams manage their longer-term situations.