Tom Goldman

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Week In Sports: Colleges Prepare For Fall; Remembering Utah Jazz Coach Jerry Sloan

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.


Professional Sports' Comeback Gains Momentum, But Some Leagues Move Cautiously

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.


Experts Say It Is Too Soon For Pro Sports To Reopen

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.


ESPN Captivates Sports-Hungry Fans With Jordan Documentary 'Last Dance'

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.


Week In Sports: Competitive Cornhole To Air On ESPN, NASCAR Slated To Return

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.


Yelling 'Fore' Again ... But 2 At A Time

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.


Washington State Allows Golfers To Get Back To The Courses

Thursday, May 07, 2020

The state of Washington has allowed all golf courses to reopen this week. But the golfers will have to follow a strict set of rules to enjoy the game safely.


Judge Dismisses U.S. Women's National Soccer Team's Claim Of Unequal Pay

Friday, May 01, 2020

A district judge in California has dismissed the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team's claim of unequal pay. But claims of unequal travel and medical staff can go to trial.


NCAA Board of Governors To Ensure Fair Compensation For College Athletes

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

The NCAA Board of Governors is clearing the way for college athletes to be compensated for the use of their name, image and likeness. Colleges would not be allowed to pay them.


NCAA Moves To Allow College Athletes To Profit

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

A key NCAA panel has cleared the way for college athletes to be paid. Once approved, athletes could get sponsorship and endorsement deals but would not get money from their universities or colleges.


The Coronavirus Pandemic Puts The NFL Season At Risk

Monday, April 27, 2020

The NFL draft has passed, which usually means it is time to look ahead toward the season. But the coronavirus pandemic has left players and fans uncertain whether the season will happen at all.


Saturday Sports: NFL Draft Satisfies When Games Can't

Saturday, April 25, 2020

The NFL draft does a great job of distracting fans who've been missing sports. Plus: Notre Dame's Muffet McGraw retires after coaching women's basketball for 33 years.


NFL Draft Moves Online Amid Pandemic

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Tonight's NFL draft will be like no other in history. College's top football prospects won't meet in a big banquet hall. Instead, many will connect from home through TV and remote cameras.


You're Out! No Fans — Or Spitting — As Baseball Returns To South Korea

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

The Korean Baseball Organization will begin its new season on May 5, initially without fans. The KBO hopes this week's start of preseason games leads to a smooth opening of the regular season.


What The U.S. Can Learn From Korean Post-Quarantine Sports

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

South Korea's top baseball league begins its preseason Tuesday — without fans and with strict rules for players. As U.S. sports leagues ponder restarting, what lessons can be learned from overseas?


Major League Baseball Joins The Fight Against Coronavirus In A Big Way

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Major League Baseball plans to test up to 10,000 players, employees and their families to detect COVID-19 antibodies. The hope is to see how prevalent the infection rate is in the general population.


The XFL Has Hung Up Its Football Cleats... Again

Monday, April 13, 2020

The XFL is no more once again. The fledgling pro spring football league has folded just five games into its return season because of the coronavirus pandemic. The league played one season in 2001.


Colleges Worry If Sporting Event Shutdowns Will Affect The Big Moneymaker: Football

Sunday, April 12, 2020

The shutdown of sporting events due to the coronavirus pandemic has put athletic careers on hold and interrupted the flow of money that makes sports such a big business.


College Sports Dread The Potential Loss Of Their Big Moneymaker: Football

Friday, April 10, 2020

The pandemic has shut down U.S. sports, stemming money flows that make athletics a big business. College sports are in for more financial pain if the shutdown affects their big moneymaker: football.


In A Pandemic, The Paupers Of Professional Baseball Are Getting Help

Monday, April 06, 2020

With sports leagues on hiatus due to the coronavirus, most athletes are still getting paid. But not all. Minor League Baseball players have no guaranteed pay when they're not playing regular season.