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More Sports / Winter Sports May 25, 2020

World ski championships to be postponed until 2022

The FIS Alpine Skiing World Championships, scheduled for February 2021 at Cortina d'Ampezzo in Italy, are likely to be postponed until March 2022 as a consequence of the coronavirus, officials said Sunday. "Tomorrow, the president of the Italian winter sports federation, Flavio Roda, will present ...

World Masters Games athletes get physical online during shutdowns

More Sports May 24, 2020

World Masters Games athletes get physical online during shutdowns

A centenarian sprinter, Olympians and some 300 other athletes have posted videos of their at-home training regimes ahead of the World Masters Games to be held in the Kansai region next year. The games organizing committee has asked athletes training for the quadrennial international multisport ...

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf arrested in California

Football May 24, 2020

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf arrested in California

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf was arrested in Southern California on Friday. Leaf, 44, was arrested on a domestic battery charge in Palm Desert, which is about 110 miles (177 km) southeast of Los Angeles, according to booking information provided by the Riverside County Sheriff's ...

NHLPA approves going forward with 24-team playoff talks

More Sports / Ice Hockey May 23, 2020

NHLPA approves going forward with 24-team playoff talks

The NHL Players’ Association's executive committee authorized moving forward in talks with the league on returning to play from the coronavirus suspension, approving 24 teams making the playoffs with other aspects still to be negotiated The NHLPA did not provide a breakdown of the vote ...