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Sport Whitecaps' match against FC Dallas at MLS is Back Tournament pushed back
Author: 0 Whitecaps' match against FC Dallas at MLS is Back Tournament pushed back

Only 10 of 26 teams have arrived in Orlando ahead of the scheduled start of the MLS is Back tournament next Wednesday, but the effectiveness of the league's bubble is already being severely tested. The entire league is staying in Orlando, and will play all matches at the Wide World of Sports complex. 3rd Degree reported a third player tested positive on Monday and then three more each on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Sport National Hockey League to choose Edmonton and Toronto as hub cities, TSN reports
Author: 0 National Hockey League to choose Edmonton and Toronto as hub cities, TSN reports

But when British Columbia refused to alter its strict health rules, the National Hockey League pulled out of Vancouver, with most assuming Toronto and Edmonton would battle it out for the lone Canadian hub. The NHL is now in Phase 2 of its four-phase return-to-play plan, which allows small groups of players to skate together at team facilities under strict COVID-19 testing and monitoring.

Sport Serena Williams and her daughter playing tennis melt hearts
Author: 0 Serena Williams and her daughter playing tennis melt hearts

For the mother-daughter training session, the two dressed up in matching purple athletic outfits (seen above) and had a set of Wilson rackets on hand. The American tennis participant shared a photograph whereas enjoying with daughter Olympia. The following month, the legendary athlete got candid about the pressures of being a working parent on social media, receiving shout outs from famous friends like Mindy Kaling and Reese Witherspoon for her honest assessment of motherhood.

Sport Confirmed Manchester United XI v Bournemouth
Author: 0 Confirmed Manchester United XI v Bournemouth

Mason Greenwood has now scored eight league goals for United in 2019-20; among players aged 18 and younger, only Michael Owen (twice), Robbie Fowler and Wayne Rooney have scored more in a Premier League season. It generally goes without saying that any successful side needs to turn their home ground into a fortress. Leicester City, three points ahead of us at present, host Crystal Palace in a match which kicks off also at 3pm.

Sport PointsBet and Detroit Tigers join up to enhance fan engagement
Author: 0 PointsBet and Detroit Tigers join up to enhance fan engagement

Sports betting operators DraftKings, Rush Street Interactive and Kambi have recently announced partnerships with tribal casinos in the state. The partnership grants PointsBet with the right to use official Major League Baseball data and logos within its products.

Sport Donald Trump hits out at
Author: 0 Donald Trump hits out at "far-left fascism" and "angry mobs"

Trump and first lady Melania was greeted by the crowd with chants of 'Four more years!' and cheered enthusiastically as they took the stage in Mount Rushmore National Memorial. "Then you will be censored, banished, blacklisted, persecuted, and punished". Mr Trump has opposed proposals to rename U.S. military bases that are named after Confederate generals and vowed harsh punishment for people who damage statues.

Sport Paul Scholes Gives Honest Verdict On Manchester United's Win Against Brighton
Author: 0 Paul Scholes Gives Honest Verdict On Manchester United's Win Against Brighton

Two nil. "That's what I've done all my life more or less, working in football, and sometimes it works out, sometimes it doesn't". Albion may have had one eye on what should be easier pickings on Saturday when they play Norwich City. United is also looking more solid at the back with eight clean sheets in its last 13 league matches. After that strike, Neville suggested the 19-year-old was on his way to cementing his spot in the side .

Sport NFL To Play Black Anthem Before Every Game In Week 1
Author: 0 NFL To Play Black Anthem Before Every Game In Week 1

USA Today and ESPN first reported that the National Football League is in the process of finalizing plans to play the song considered a "Black Anthem". "In addition to the financial commitment, we will continue to leverage the NFL Network and all of our media properties to place an increased emphasis on raising awareness and promoting education of social justice issues to our fans and help foster unity".

Sport No. 1 overall recruit Emoni Bates commits to Michigan State
Author: 0 No. 1 overall recruit Emoni Bates commits to Michigan State

Draymond Green bleeds Michigan State's green and white. "They (Michigan State) get all my respect", Bates said, according to ESPN's Jeff Borzello . In his freshman campaign, he averaged 28.5 points and 10.2 rebounds. That change, though, has yet to happen, and Bates now is poised to attend college, although in making his announcement appeared to leave the door open to other options.

Sport Brighton vs Manchester United, Premier League
Author: 0 Brighton vs Manchester United, Premier League

They have drawn with Tottenham Hotspurs and cruised past Sheffield United with an Anthony Martial hat-trick since the league is back. Also, their post lockdown record is also impressive as they have beaten Arsenal and drawn with the third-place team Leicester City.

Sport Patriots punished harshly for spying on Browns-Bengals game at FirstEnergy Stadium
Author: 0 Patriots punished harshly for spying on Browns-Bengals game at FirstEnergy Stadium

That punishment was overshadowed by Newton's signing. He is, however, coming off a foot injury that cost him 14 games last season, and is reportedly still rehabbing. The league fined the Patriots $250,000, confiscated a first-round draft pick in 2007 NFL draft and Belichick was fined $500,000. The Patriots also said the production crew, which included independent contractors who shot the video, is not part of New England's football operation.

Sport Rangers, Isles have shot at No. 1 National Hockey League pick after draft lottery
Author: 0 Rangers, Isles have shot at No. 1 National Hockey League pick after draft lottery

The Sabres had just a 6.5% chance for the top pick, the seventh-highest odds in tonight's NHL Draft Lottery . "To be honest with you, not surprised", Red Wings general manager Steve Yzerman said. The 2020 National Hockey League draft is expected to take place online in late October. Team E, which won the draw for first overall, only had a 2½ per cent chance of being selected.

Sport Mickelson surges into Travelers Championship lead, McIlroy four back
Author: 0 Mickelson surges into Travelers Championship lead, McIlroy four back

He out-crafted and out-scored the pair with a marvellous 63 to follow a first round 64 for a one shot advantage over 23 year old Will Gordon and Canadian Mackenzie Hughes . "I'm just riding the confidence I had last fall when I was playing well", said Todd, who won back-to-back tournaments last November. Jason Day requested to be tested for COVID-19 on Saturday morning just before his round.

Sport Bubba Wallace Was Not A Victim Of Racism After Investigation
Author: 0 Bubba Wallace Was Not A Victim Of Racism After Investigation

The first word of the incident came in a sharply worded statement in which NASCAR said it was "angry and outraged" over the "heinous act" that it directly linked to racism. NASCAR legend Richard Petty, the owner of Wallace's team, stood next to Wallace during the national anthem, and the infield grass on the front stretch was painted with words reading: #IStandWithBubba.

Sport Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool crowned Premier League champions
Author: 0 Jürgen Klopp's Liverpool crowned Premier League champions

Rodney Marsh has suggested on Twitter that Benjamin Mendy will not play for Manchester City again. Looking at the bench (Jesus, Zinchenko, Sané, Silva, Otamendi, Carson, Doyle, Harwood-Bellis, Palmer) there was only probably David Silva you would have selected to improve that starting eleven.

Sport Several players on the Toronto Blue Jays test positive for COVID-19
Author: 0 Several players on the Toronto Blue Jays test positive for COVID-19

Dunedin, Fla., the Blue Jays' spring-training home, and Tropicana Field, home of the Tampa Bay Rays, both have been mentioned as potential home venues for Canada's lone major-league team in reports. The US-Canada border is also closed to nonessential travel until at least July 21. It remains unclear where the Blue Jays plan to hold their training camp and play home games this summer.

Sport Blaney wins at Talladega after NASCAR publicly backs Wallace
Author: 0 Blaney wins at Talladega after NASCAR publicly backs Wallace

Blaney, one of Wallace's best friends, briefly spoke about what their friendship means, especially in tough times. Prior to the Geico 500, drivers gathered around Wallace's vehicle for the national anthem in an act of solidarity. NASCAR drivers, pit crew members and others on Monday marched in solidarity with Bubba Wallace, in the wake of a racist incident that targeted the only full-time Black driver in the sport's elite Cup Series.

Sport Petty to attend Talladega in show of solidarity with Wallace
Author: 0 Petty to attend Talladega in show of solidarity with Wallace

It has vowed to permanently bar the person responsible, but the investigation was in its early stages. "We will do everything in our power to make sure that whoever has committed this act comes to justice and comes to light and we rid this type of behaviour from our sport".