Tom Goldman

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Former Track And Field Athletes Use Simulation Of The Tokyo Olympics For Fundraising

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

Olympic athletes traditionally don't make much money, and it's gotten worse during the pandemic. But a unique fundraiser simulating the Tokyo Olympics is now helping some of them.

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Saturday Sports: Hockey and Basketball Follow MLB As Athletes Compete In 'Bubbles'

Saturday, August 01, 2020

MLB players and staff test positive for COVID--19. Professional hockey, basketball, and soccer are in "bubbles." And, social justice continues to be a major concern for players and fans.

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Philadelphia Phillies Put Brakes On Home Games After Coronavirus Cases

Thursday, July 30, 2020

The Philadelphia Phillies are the latest Major League Baseball team to put a halt to games after several coronavirus cases among team personnel. It follows their weekend series against Miami.

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After Coronavirus Outbreak Among Miami Marlins, Is It Safe To Play Ball?

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Major League Baseball has postponed three games because of a coronavirus outbreak in the Miami Marlins' organization. At least 13 players and coaches have tested positive for COVID-19.

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MLB To Reschedule Games Due To Coronavirus Outbreak Among Miami Marlins

Monday, July 27, 2020

Major League Baseball announced it postponed three games — two for the Miami Marlins and the Yankees-Phillies game — after at least a dozen Marlins players and staff tested positive for COVID-19.

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Forces Beyond Their Control Dash Dreams Of U.S. Olympic Athletes — Then And Now

Friday, July 24, 2020

The Tokyo Games was postponed until July, 2021 due to COVID-19, forcing thousands of athletes to re-order their training schedules. Those athletes share a bond with U.S. Olympians 40 years ago.

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U.S. Olympic Team Waves Goodbye To Its Dreams, Just Like Athletes 40 Years Ago

Thursday, July 23, 2020

With the Summer Olympics delayed due to the pandemic, some U.S. athletes now share a bond with Olympians from 40 years ago whose dreams also ended because of factors they couldn't control.

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Baseball Shouts 'Play Ball!' But For How Long? A Nervous 2020 Season Begins

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Major League Baseball's delayed and shortened regular season gets underway Thursday. There will be no fans in the stands and plenty of health and safety protections for the players and team officials.

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Saturday Sports: Washington's NFL Team Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations

Saturday, July 18, 2020

After a troubling report on sexual harrassment at the Washington NFL club, can owner Dan Synder be forced out? Also - minor league baseball fans are enjoying games, with some pandemic modifications.

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Pro Sports Are Returning. Their COVID-19 Testing Is Top Notch, But Is It Ethical?

Friday, July 17, 2020

The NBA and Major League Soccer are getting underway in their 'protective' bubbles near Orlando. They get regular COVID-19 tests and quick results. But that's not the case for regular Floridians.

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Floridians Get Coronavirus Test Results Slowly. Pro Athletes Are Tested Regularly

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Coronavirus cases are spiking in Florida, and many residents have to wait too long for test results. Meanwhile, NBA and Major League Soccer players in Orlando are being tested regularly and quickly.

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Washington NFL Team To Drop Name And Logo

Monday, July 13, 2020

Washington's NFL team has announced they're retiring their controversial name and logo following a review.

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Baseball Summer Camp - Sharpening Skills While Fending Off The Coronavirus

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Major League Baseball is getting ready to play ball once again. But it all depends on the coronavirus. Teams have begun 'summer training' before a shortened season that's supposed to begin on July 23.

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Major League Baseball To Start The 2020 Season At The End Of July

Tuesday, July 07, 2020

Major League Baseball is gearing up to begin its regular season later this month. For now, players have resumed their training — with a whole host of coronavirus safety protocols and restrictions.

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Week In Sports: Washington Football Team Agrees To Review Controversial Name

Saturday, July 04, 2020

The Washington football team is again under pressure to change its name. Former WNBA player Maya Moore helps free a man from prison. And, will basketball seasons take place this year?

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'College Football Parents 24/7' Advocacy Group Asks NCAA To Enforce Coronavirus Rules

Friday, July 03, 2020

Chris and Mya Hinton, parents of two football players, got worried the NCAA is not protecting college athletes during their training well enough. Now, they are mobilizing concerned parents nationwide.

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Pro Basketball Is Returning To Florida As The Coronavirus Surges

Friday, June 26, 2020

The NBA says it's ready to restart its season following its shutdown because of the coronavirus. All games will be played in Orlando, Fla., without fans but with a strict set of health protocols.

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NASCAR Completes Noose Investigation; Can't Determine How It Got Into Driver's Garage

Thursday, June 25, 2020

NASCAR releases picture of the noose found in driver Bubba Wallace's garage at the Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama. The organization also completed its investigation into what happened.

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Major League Baseball Comes Back For Shorter Season After Coronavirus Shutdown

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

There will be a Major League Baseball season in 2020. After months of back-and-forth, MLB and its players association agreed to a 60-game shortened season with spring training beginning on July 1.

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FBI Says Noose Left In NASCAR Racer Bubba Wallace's Garage Not Intended For Him

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Federal authorities said a noose found inside Bubba Wallace's NASCAR garage on Sunday was actually left there at least eight months ago. Wallace is the only black driver on the top circuit.

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