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Packers To Play Before Significantly Smaller Lambeau Crowds
The Green Bay Packers will play before significantly fewer fans at Lambeau Field this year, if they play in front of any at all.
Bucks Close Practice Facility Following COVID-19 Testing
The Milwaukee Bucks have closed their practice facility following the team's latest round of testing for the coronavirus.
Redskins To Have ‘Thorough Review’ Of Name Amid Race Debate
The Washington Redskins are undergoing what they say is a "thorough review" of their nickname, according to a statement from the team on Friday.
Asterisk On The NBA Title? Coaches, Players Say Not A Chance
Don't even think of putting an asterisk on this year's NBA champion.
AP Source: NFL Cutting Preseason In Half, Pushing Back Start
The NFL will reportedly cut the preseason in half and push the start of exhibition play back a week to give players more time to get in shape.
Travel Between US, Canada Complicating MLB Toronto Approval
The Ontario government says frequent travel between the U.S. and Canada is the complicating factor that's holding up approval for Major League Baseball to play in Toronto amid the coronavirus pandemic.
NFL Awards 4 Projects In Helmet Safety Development Program
Four organizations have been awarded a total of $1.37 million by the NFL to support the creation of their helmet prototypes.
USGA Transfers US Media Rights From Fox Back To NBCUniversal
The USGA is leaving the Fox for the Peacock.
Patriots Fined $1.1M, Lose Pick For Filming Game Last Season
The New England Patriots have been fined $1.1 million by the NFL for inappropriately filming the Cincinnati Bengals' sideline during a game last season.
AP Source: Patriots Sign QB Cam Newton To Replace Tom Brady
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the New England Patriots have reached an agreement with free-agent quarterback Cam Newton.