Tom Goldman appears in the following:
Saturday, June 20, 2020
As pro-sports leagues look to start their seasons during the pandemic, players are testing positive for the coronavirus.
Friday, June 19, 2020
Several Major League Baseball and National Hockey League teams have shuttered facilities after players test positive for COVID-19. Experts worry it's too soon to bring back pro sports.
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Major League Baseball and its players are locked in a stalemate about starting up the season during the coronavirus pandemic. Both sides have joined a heated debate about finances and safety.
Friday, June 12, 2020
The NFL is giving all employees the day off on June 19th. That day - known as Juneteenth - commemorates the effective end of slavery. It's the third major race-related directive by the NFL in a week.
Thursday, June 11, 2020
As cities continue relaxing shelter-in-place mandates and reopening, sports leagues are cautiously readying to compete again.
Thursday, June 11, 2020
The stock car racing group says the presence of the Confederate Flag runs contrary to its commitment to be welcoming and inclusive.
Wednesday, June 10, 2020
As debate swirls once again about Confederate monuments and symbols, the University of Cincinnati is having to wrestle with what to do about its baseball stadium named for controversial Marge Schott.
Saturday, June 06, 2020
The NFL reverses its stance on protests, saying it was wrong not to listen to its players' concerns about racism. And, various leagues begin to plan for a return amid the pandemic.
Friday, June 05, 2020
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has issued a statement Friday, condemning racism and saying the football league was wrong for not listening to its players' concerns about racism and police brutality.
Thursday, June 04, 2020
New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees faces backlash after he said he would never agree with anyone disrespecting the flag. He made the comment when he was asked about players kneeling in the NFL.
Wednesday, June 03, 2020
Division 1 college athletes were allowed to return to campuses for voluntary training Monday. A former football player is worried the NCAA and schools might not provide adequate COVID-19 protections.
Tuesday, June 02, 2020
In the days since George Floyd was killed while in police custody in Minnesota, sports figures have started speaking out, too. Some even joined the demonstrations that have swept the nation.
Monday, June 01, 2020
Since last week's death of George Floyd, in police custody in Minnesota, there's been a surge of sports figures speaking out. Some even joined demonstrations that swept the nation over the weekend.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
The Oakland Athletics said they plan to stop paying their minor league players beginning June 1. They became the first team to eliminate payments because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Saturday, May 23, 2020
Colleges are preparing for the next athletic season amid the pandemic. Utah Jazz Coach Jerry Sloan is remembered. ESPN's Michael Jordan documentary ends.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
The coronavirus outbreak benched major pro sports in this country. Now some leagues are restarting. For others, the pace is more measured.
Monday, May 18, 2020
Major pro sports in the U.S. are still shut down due to the coronavirus outbreak, and the momentum has been building for them to restart. But some experts believe that it is too soon for a comeback.
Monday, May 11, 2020
ESPN's broadcast of The Last Dance — a 10-part documentary on the career of NBA legend Michael Jordan and his six-time champions Chicago Bulls — is the talk of a sports-starved nation.
Saturday, May 09, 2020
Cornhole is making a comeback on ESPN. And NASCAR is slated to return to TV, but questions still remain about football, baseball, basketball and football.
Friday, May 08, 2020
As golf courses around the country begin to reopen during the coronavirus pandemic, golfers now find a new normal. Social distancing and other changes are part of a different game.