Former Turkey 'keeper Rustu Recber hospitalised with coronavirus
on March 29, 2020 at 1:15 pm
Former Turkey goalkeeper Rustu Recber has been taken to hospital after testing positive for the coronavirus and is currently in a “critical period”, his wife said late on Saturday. “We have taken my husband Rustu to hospital with a COVID-19 diagnosis.
Jim Edmonds awaiting coronavirus test results after pneumonia diagnosis
on March 29, 2020 at 1:11 pm
Former All-Star outfielder Jim Edmonds announced on his Instagram page that he went to the hospital to be tested for the coronavirus after displaying some symptoms. Edmonds, a St. Louis Cardinals analyst for FOX Sports Midwest, sent a video update ...
Coutinho could have joined Spurs before Bayern Munich but move from Barcelona broke down, agent confirms
on March 29, 2020 at 1:04 pm
The Brazil international is on loan in the Bundesliga after failing to make the grade at Barcelona, but now looks likely to move on again. Philippe Coutinho was close to joining Tottenham from Barcelona last summer but the move fell through due to ...
Golden Knights' Nick Cousins: Chasing career-best total
on March 29, 2020 at 1:03 pm
Cousins has a chance to establish a new career high in points if the 2019-20 campaign ultimately resumes; he's produced 10 goals and 15 assists between the Canadiens and Golden Knights. Cousins' role hasn't changed since Montreal traded him to Vegas ...
NFL mock draft: Joe Burrow, Justin Herbert and Tua Tagovailoa will go early
by Sam Farmer on March 29, 2020 at 1:02 pm
The NFL has moved the draft out of Las Vegas and into a different kind of casino. Amid the COVID-19 outbreak, the league has ordered all team facilities closed. Players cannot make in-person visits to clubs. Lots of medical reports are incomplete. Typically ...
Yankees mailbag: The thinking on a Gleyber Torres contract extension
by George A. King III on March 29, 2020 at 1:01 pm
You ask, we answer. The Post is fielding questions from readers about New York's biggest pro sports teams and getting our beat writers to answer them in a series of regularly published mailbags. In today's installment: the Yankees. Can we expect Gleyber ...
Lakers News: LeBron James Discusses His Basketball IQ, Photographic Memory
on March 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm
LeBron James is undeniably one of the greatest basketball players in NBA history, and one of the reasons why is his genius basketball IQ. But what, exactly, does that mean? And how is the King able to consistently translate intellectual understanding into ...
NFL Draft 2020: Where Jeff Okudah, Defensive Stars Are Going in Expert Mocks
by Jake Rill on March 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Ohio State's defense was the best in college football last season, allowing only 259.7 yards per game. Part of the reason for that was the plethora of standouts the Buckeyes had on that side of the ball. Some of those players are preparing to move on to play at ...
Simmons Brings Philly's Star Athletes Together to Promote 'The Philly Pledge'
on March 29, 2020 at 12:53 pm
Multiple Philadelphia 76ers players are looking for ways to help out during this tough time in America. A few weeks ago, the coronavirus pandemic was spreading like wildfire across the nation. Eventually, it made its way into the NBA when Utah Jazz big man ...
Johnny Russell hopes UEFA take their time before rescheduling Euros play-off
by Times Online on March 29, 2020 at 12:14 pm
Johnny Russell has urged UEFA not to risk Scotland's Euro 2020 dreams by rushing Steve Clarke's side back into action too soon. The Sporting Kansas City striker was hoping to be part of the team taking on Israel on Thursday before the play-off semi-final ...
Coronavirus: 'Seinfeld' creator Larry David raising money for unemployed golf caddies
by Bob D'Angelo on March 29, 2020 at 12:03 pm
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. — Millions of Americans are unemployed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Count golf caddies among those affected; after all, a caddie cannot work from home. >> Coronavirus checklist: 100-plus disinfectants that may kill ...
Packers Rumors: Latest on Aaron Jones' Contract Talks, Denzel Mims, More
on March 29, 2020 at 12:00 pm
The Green Bay Packers didn't grab headlines during free agency. Instead, the front office went conservative with a few under-the-radar moves. Behind the scenes, the Packers have to look toward the future, specifically the draft and their cap situation next ...
IPL: Wasim Jaffer picks Dhoni as captain of his all-time best XI
on March 29, 2020 at 11:45 am
New Delhi: Former Indian batsman Wasim Jaffer on Sunday picked his all-time IPL team and appointed wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni as its captain. Jaffer's team's feature opener Rohit Sharma, current Indian skipper Virat Kohli, all-rounder Hardik Pandya ...
Assessing Milwaukee Bucks Salary Cap Situations For 2020-21
by Patrick Smith on March 29, 2020 at 11:32 am
When/if basketball returns this season, the NBA will have a lot of adjusting to do. They might have to play in empty stadiums for a while and they might have to jump right to the playoffs or some form of it. Looking beyond this season, they'll have to ...
Future players take a big hit as MLB navigates a crisis
by Tyler Kepner on March 29, 2020 at 11:26 am
Major league teams used to draft as many players as they wanted. The first baseball draft, in 1965, lasted 72 rounds, until only the Houston Astros were left picking. Recent drafts have been capped at 40 rounds. Now, in this strangest of years, the draft could ...
Dallas Cowboys 7-Round Mock Draft: Massive Defensive Reload
by Reid Hanson on March 29, 2020 at 11:14 am
In this 7-round mock draft the Dallas Cowboys embark on a massive defensive reload, netting what is likely five future starters and two immediate contributors. The good thing about having a ton of needs is that it keeps options wide open when the NFL Draft ...
San Francisco 49ers: 5 options for No. 3 wide receiver in 2020
by Peter Panacy on March 29, 2020 at 11:06 am
The San Francisco 49ers have a lot of question marks amid their wide receiver corps entering 2020, although there are a number of options from which to choose. As of now, the San Francisco 49ers have only one truly proven option at wide receiver heading ...
Giants' Mauricio Dubon candid about his lofty goals: 'I love the spotlight'
by John Shea on March 29, 2020 at 11:03 am
Young baseball players with limited big-league experience tend to talk in cliches when asked about their personal goals, playing-time ambitions and long-term desires. Refreshingly, Mauricio Dubon is different. The Giants' infielder-outfielder was considered ...
Blue Jays: MLB Pipeline expects big things from Orelvis Martinez
by Chris Henderson on March 29, 2020 at 11:02 am
Despite the fact that the Blue Jays have graduated some elite prospects in the last couple of years, there is more talent on the way, such as Orelvis Martinez. You would think that the Blue Jays would be dropping pretty quickly when it comes to the ranking of ...
8 Yankees who would love if MLB expands rosters after coronavirus, including Clint Frazier, Michael King
by Brendan Kuty on March 29, 2020 at 11:01 am
If MLB brings back the regular season with a shortened spring training, it could mean expanding rosters big-time — at least for the first, say, month of the season — to prevent injuries, especially to pitchers. In 2020, teams were set to start the year with 26 ...