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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 28th - 8:50am

A second Colorado Avalanche player has tested positive for COVID-19. The team says it was informed Friday night, and the unidentified player is in self-isolation.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 28th - 4:36am

The final pitch of the 2020 baseball season could be thrown closer to Christmas than Halloween.

The Latest: The coronavirus sweeps curling world

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 27th - 2:13pm

fortunate to only show mild symptoms, but I am capable of spreading it.”

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 27th - 9:26am

The final pitch of the 2020 baseball season could be thrown closer to Christmas than Halloween. Major League Baseball owners ratified a 17-page agreement with the union that provides for $170 million in salary advances and guarantees service time to players even if no games are played due to the new coronavirus.  The season was to start Thursday and Game 7 of the World Series was on track to be Oct. 28. Union head Tony Clark says big leaguers would play as long as they could to get in as many games as possible.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 10:44pm

The Brickyard will be silent Memorial Day weekend.

MLB uniform maker switches to producing medical masks, gowns

Dan Gelston, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 5:25pm

The Bryce Harper jersey that could have been worn this baseball season by the biggest Philadelphia Phillies fan is now a protective mask in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Top NBA executives will see 20% base salary reduction

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 4:59pm

Top NBA executives are having their base salaries reduced by 20% for the foreseeable future, a person with knowledge of the details said Thursday.

The Latest: AP source: Salary reductions for top NBA execs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 3:17pm

among them, former President Barack Obama, a very big basketball fan.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:09am

The Brickyard will be silent Memorial Day weekend.

WNBA draft will be virtual event this season due to pandemic

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 9:04am

The WNBA draft will be a virtual event this year.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:54pm

Mookie Betts and all the players set to be free agents after the 2020 season would still get that chance if there is no baseball this year.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 5:34pm

Dayton All-American forward Obi Toppin (OH’-bee TAH’-pihn) is entering the NBA draft after leading the Flyers to a 29-2 record and No. 3 ranking as a redshirt sophomore. Toppin led the way in one of Dayton's greatest seasons, averaging 20 points and 7.5 rebounds. He was a unanimous choice for The Associated Press All-America first team and he beat Iowa's Luke Garza for AP player of the year honors.

Column: Will 2021 Tokyo Olympics become the spring games?

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:52pm

nailing down exact dates for staging the Olympics so everyone can start adjusting their plans.

Timberwolves' Towns says mother hospitalized with COVID-19

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 7:14am

Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns says his mother is hospitalized and in a medically-induced coma after contracting the coronavirus.

Update on the latest in sports:

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 24th - 10:45pm

The Tokyo Olympics have been postponed until 2021. The International Olympic Committee has decided that the Tokyo Games cannot go ahead as scheduled this year because of the coronavirus outbreak.

USA Basketball's next move hinges on new Olympic schedule

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 24th - 2:25pm

and if the new schedule will conflict with the NBA schedule.

Duke sophomore point guard Tre Jones declares for NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 2:20pm

Duke sophomore Tre Jones says he will enter the NBA draft.

NBA's Adam Silver seeking answers, which are in short supply

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:05am

best-case, worst-case and countless ideas in between — as it tries to come to grips with this new normal. But definitive answers on any front are in short supply.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 10:13pm

Six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady has signed a two-year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, saying he is embarking on a “new football journey.”