Gordon Hayward Has Two Warnings About NBA Playoff Return Scenario — NESN.com

NBA players will struggle to put their best feet forward if they return to duty amid the fiercest competition. Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward insisted as much Wednesday in an interview with the Boston Herald’s Mark Murphy when he warned of sloppy games and a rash of injuries if the NBA goes straight to the…

Gordon Hayward Has Two Warnings About NBA Playoff Return Scenario — NESN.com

David Price Reportedly Paying Dodgers Minor Leaguers To Alex Cora’s Delight — NESN.com

Thursday was an undeniably dark day in the sport of baseball. Teams across the sport released hundreds of minor leaguers, transactions largely meant to cut costs with the 2020 baseball season hanging in the balance amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the battle brewing between MLB’s owners and players. But in that darkness came a bright…

David Price Reportedly Paying Dodgers Minor Leaguers To Alex Cora’s Delight — NESN.com

Thursday was an undeniably dark day in the sport of baseball. Teams across the sport released hundreds of minor leaguers, transactions largely meant to cut costs with the 2020 baseball season hanging in the balance amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the battle brewing between MLB’s owners and players. But in that darkness came a bright spot, thanks to one of the game’s most recognizable players. Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher David Price is paying each minor leaguer in the Dodgers’ system $1,000 of his own money during the month of June, baseball writer Francys Romero reported Thursday night, citing sources. What makes the incredible gesture even better, as Romero himself notes, is Price has yet to play a regular-season game with the Dodgers after LA acquired the former Cy Young Award winner in an offseason blockbuster trade with the Boston Red Sox. One of Price’s managers in Boston, ex-Sox skipper Alex Cora, commended his former ace with a tweet Friday morning. David does it again, his best pitch when it counts. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽 @DAVIDprice24. pic.twitter.com/2M3iWbbNlJ

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Major League Soccer approves small group training sessions — Toronto Sun

Major League Soccer teams may begin to use outdoor team training fields for voluntary small group training sessions, the league announced this week, with the usual safety measures still in place. Read More

Major League Soccer approves small group training sessions — Toronto Sun

NBA Rumors: 75 Percent Of General Managers In Favor Of Play-In Tournament — NESN.com

[nesn_embed service=dailymotion src=”https://www.dailymotion.com/embed/video/x7u6bs6?autoplay=1″ width=”640″ height=”360″] The NBA could return soon, but maybe not with all of its teams. Half the league’s general managers wanted to go straight to the playoffs, like the NHL, according to The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor. The other half voted to re-seed the playoffs 1-16 without conference affiliation. 75 percent of GMs […]

NBA Rumors: 75 Percent Of General Managers In Favor Of Play-In Tournament — NESN.com