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MLS forced to rejig tournament schedule in wake of more COVID-19 positive tests

COVID-19 has infiltrated the MLS is Back Tournament bubble again with five members of Nashville SC testing positive and another four producing inconclusive tests.
Toronto FC goalkeeper Quentin Westberg tries to keep things in perspective

Toronto FC goalkeeper Quentin Westberg tries to keep things in perspective

Goalkeeper Quentin Westberg said goodbye to his family three times as Toronto FC tried to sort out COVID-19 testing ahead of flying to Florida on Monday for the MLS is Back tournament.
Canadian cyclist Michael Woods recovered from nasty crash, ready to race

Canadian cyclist Michael Woods recovered from nasty crash, ready to race

A broken femur and global pandemic seem like a nasty double whammy.
Nats, Astros, Cards cancel workouts over virus testing delay

Nats, Astros, Cards cancel workouts over virus testing delay

WASHINGTON — Baseball's two World Series teams cancelled workouts Monday because of coronavirus testing delays that one executive worried could endanger the season.

FC Dallas pulls out of MLS is Back Tournament in Florida due to COVID-19

Major League Soccer's bid to resume play during the global pandemic wobbled Monday as FC Dallas was forced to withdraw from the MLS is Back Tournament after 10 players and one coach tested positive for COVID-19.
NHL/NHLPA announce tentative agreements on return-to-play protocol, new CBA

NHL/NHLPA announce tentative agreements on return-to-play protocol, new CBA

The NHL and NHL Players' Association have taken a massive step towards resuming the pandemic-hit 2019-20 season later this summer in Edmonton and Toronto — along with securing labour peace for the foreseeable future.
Mourinho delighted by Lloris-Son clash during Tottenham win

Mourinho delighted by Lloris-Son clash during Tottenham win

LONDON — When Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris confronted Son Heung-min on the field at halftime, Jose Mourinho was far from annoyed.
Trump sideswipes NASCAR, Wallace over flag and noose

Trump sideswipes NASCAR, Wallace over flag and noose

WASHINGTON — NASCAR’s layered relationship with President Donald Trump took a sharp turn Monday when Trump took a sideswipe at the racing organization for banning the Confederate flag and wrongly accused the sport’s only full-time Black driver of per
Spring Training 2.0: Jays begin camp in Toronto ahead of 60-game season

Spring Training 2.0: Jays begin camp in Toronto ahead of 60-game season

Summer training camp kicked off quietly for the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday as most of the team returned to Rogers Centre to resume preparations for a shortened regular season while several players remained in Florida after another reported positive
Native American groups ask NFL to force Redskins name change

Native American groups ask NFL to force Redskins name change

WASHINGTON — More than a dozen Native American leaders and organizations sent a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday calling for the league to force Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder to change the team name immediately.