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NHL gearing up for return

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As July approaches, NHL players and league officials eagerly anticipate the return of hockey. Commissioner Gary Bettman is ready. He appeared in SportsCenter’s Return to Sports special, which aired Monday on ESPN. Mike Greenberg interviewed Bettman and five other professional sports commissioners. Bettman covered the new playoff format and safety …

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NFL Plans to Release 2020 Schedule Without Major Changes

NFL Schedule Release The NFL is not altering its plans for the fall, despite the Covid 19 pandemic.  The league will release its 2020 schedule later this week without any major changes, per ESPN senior NFL reporter Jeremy Fowler. Team schedules are expected to be released by May 9th. According …

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NBA Analyst Doris Burke to Donate to COVID-19 Plasma Project

On Friday NBA analyst and reporter Doris Burke announced she plans to participate in a COVID-19 convalescent plasma project. The project aims to investigate plasma from people who recovered from COVID-19 Burke announced on March 27 that she tested positive for COVID-19. However, she no longer feels symptoms. According to …

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A Golden Night for the Golden Knights

A Victory for Sin City The Las Vegas Golden Knights are in their first season ever. They’ve already made history as the third modern-era expansion team in the NHL, NBA, and MLB to win its division in their inaugural season after they took the Pacific Division title this year. Now, …

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PREVIEW NHL PLAYOFFS ROUND 1: LA Kings vs. LV Golden Knights

April 11. To the average person it’s just another day. But die heart hockey fans around the nation, and Canada, know it means much more than that. It’s the start of the NHL Playoffs and it starts tonight with a matchup between the Los Angeles Kings and the Las Vegas …

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Derek Carr Ready to Lead the Raiders in 2017

On December 24, 2016, Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr landed awkwardly on his ankle in a game against the Indianapolis Colts. He needed help getting up and walking. It was later revealed that Carr suffered a broken fibula and would be out for the rest of the season. His absence …

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Raiders Move to Las Vegas Approved 31-1

The Oakland Raiders are leaving Oakland again, and this time for the bright lights of Las Vegas.  The Raiders received 31 of 32 votes from NFL owners to approve the move; only 24 were needed.  The one team to vote against the relocation-the Miami Dolphins.  Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is …

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Rodger Goodell and the State of the NFL

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The Commissioner of the National Football League Rodger Goodell  had his annual State of the NFL address yesterday. Rodger Goodell spoke on many NFL topics during his 47 minute address.  He commented on the upcoming Super Bowl, his unique relationship with the Patriots, and Thursday Night Football. Super Bowl LI Super …

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