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Reuters International SportsMay 31, 2020
Celtics' Brown, Pacers' Brogdon join Atlanta protest
Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown drove 15 hours from Boston to help lead a peaceful protest in Atlanta on Saturday night, he said on a live stream of his Instagram account.

ESPN NFLMay 31, 2020
49ers to donate $1M to groups 'creating change'
Jed York, the San Francisco 49ers' chief executive officer, announced Saturday that the 49ers are donating $1 million to "local and national organizations who are creating change."

ESPN SportsMay 31, 2020
OSU's Towns detained at protest: 'I won't stop'
Seth Towns, who graduated from Harvard on Thursday and has transferred to play for Ohio State next season, was briefly detained during a protest in Columbus, Ohio, on Friday.

Reuters International SportsMay 31, 2020
49ers pledge $1 million to organizations 'creating change'
The San Francisco 49ers will donate $1 million to "local and national organizations who are creating change," CEO Jed York announced in a statement on Twitter on Saturday night, amid nationwide protests against discrimination and police brutality.

ESPN NBAMay 31, 2020
Chase Young and Markelle Fultz: High school pals linked by lofty goal
The NFL pass-rusher and the NBA guard pushed each other as teens to achieve their dreams of being No. 1 overall picks -- and almost made it happen.

ESPN MLBMay 31, 2020
Remember that time a goose crashed into the Tigers' scoreboard?
Two years ago, the sports world went from horrified to relieved when a stray goose crash-landed during a Tigers rain delay. That's the day the Rally Goose was born -- after surviving a near-death experience.

ESPN SportsMay 31, 2020
Gilbert Burns becomes a contender and other takeaways from UFC Fight Night
Gilbert Burns impressed against former champ Tyron Woodley, while the smaller Octagon at the UFC Apex made for plenty of action on Saturday.

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ESPN NFLMay 31, 2020
The NFLâ??s highest-paid non QB? Might not be who you think
The dearth of quality left tackles comes at an opportune time for Ravens standout Ronnie Stanley, who could break the non-QB bank.

Reuters International SportsMay 31, 2020
Sport-On this day... June 1
BOXING - Promoter Don King raises the hand of Evander Holyfield after his controversial win against Hasim Rahman in their non-title bout in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

ESPN SportsMay 31, 2020
What we learned from VALORANT agent pick rates during closed beta
Emily Rand analyzes the pick-rate statistics for VALORANT agents based on a few major tournaments during the game's closed beta, and she reveals what the high pick rates for certain agents reveal about them.

New York Times SportsMay 31, 2020
Why Major Sports Might Risk Comebacks During the Pandemic
After months of pessimism, the biggest sports leagues have made a flurry of announcements about plans to return. What changed?

ESPN SportsMay 31, 2020
'You don't give Mike Tyson a script': Chris Jericho on boxing legend's AEW appearance
Chris Jericho explains how the AEW segment with Mike Tyson came together, his thoughts on Henry Cejudo's appearance and the Stadium Stampede match.

ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
C's Brown drives 15 hours to lead Atlanta protest
Celtics guard Jaylen Brown led a peaceful protest march through Atlanta on Saturday night after driving 15 hours from Boston. He was joined by Pacers guard Malcolm Brogdon.

ESPN NFLMay 30, 2020
49ers' Kittle looking for more than top TE money
George Kittle and the 49ers haven't made much progress on a new contract, with his agent saying he is looking for more than a deal that makes Kittle the highest-paid tight end in the NFL.

Washington Post SportsMay 30, 2020
Shut out at Bristol Motor Speedway, NASCAR fans set up camp next door
NASCAR fans can't attend Sunday's race but several came to the Virginia-Tennessee border anyway just to rekindle friendships and revel in the noise.

ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
Goodell: 'Urgent need for action' after Floyd death
In a statement, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said "there remains an urgent need for action" following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, while NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith sent a letter to players to address the pain of recent events.

Fox Sports NFL NewsMay 30, 2020
Roosevelt Taylor, 82, safety on Bears' 1963 title team, dies
The former Chicago Bears star safety Roosevelt Taylor has died

ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
Ripple effect of the coronavirus: College baseball programs canceled
Former Chicago Bears end Alex Brown's son is looking for a new program after Furman canceled its program on May 18.

ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
UFC Fight Night live results and analysis
The UFC returns to Las Vegas with a card that features a welterweight bout with title implications.

ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
Top Rank announces headliners for June boxing
Top Rank's Bob Arum has announced the promotion's boxing cards for June, the majority of which will take place at the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas. The cards will be televised on ESPN platforms, Arum said Saturday.

Reuters International SportsMay 30, 2020
Goodell says NFL is saddened by 'tragic events' across United States
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said on Saturday the league is "greatly saddened" by the recent high-profile killings of black people in the United States, including George Floyd, whose death after being pinned down by a white police officer in Minneapolis has led to widespread protests.

Reuters International SportsMay 30, 2020
Former NFL exec: Teams wrong for not signing Kaepernick
Former NFL executive Joe Lockhart penned a column for CNN on Saturday, saying that teams were wrong for not signing Colin Kaepernick, and that the Minnesota Vikings should ink the controversial quarterback now.

Reuters International SportsMay 30, 2020
Golf: Canada's Mackenzie Tour shuts down season
Canada's Mackenzie Tour canceled its upcoming season due to the coronavirus pandemic.

ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
Riot Games unveils Reyna, 11th VALORANT agent
Riot Games announced the newest VALORANT agent on Saturday. The FPS game's 11th agent is named Reyna and hails from Mexico.

Reuters International SportsMay 30, 2020
Competitive sports in England gets green light for Monday restart
After a near three-month shutdown, elite competitive sports in England can resume from Monday behind closed doors provided strict conditions are met, the government said on Saturday.

Washington Post SportsMay 30, 2020
Colin Kaepernick starts legal defense fund for Minneapolis protesters
Kaepernick is part of a growing number of athletes speaking out in the wake of the death of George Floyd and the protests that have followed.

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ESPN SportsMay 30, 2020
Top 10 European Cup finals ever: Liverpool 2005? Man United 1999? Real Madrid 1960?
The 2020 Champions League final would have been played Saturday, May 30, before the coronavirus, so let's look at the top 10 finals from history.

ESPN NFLMay 30, 2020
Former Bears All-Pro safety Taylor dies at 82
Roosevelt Taylor, who made two Pro Bowls as a safety with the Chicago Bears during a 12-year NFL career, died Friday at the age of 82.

Washington Post SportsMay 30, 2020
Game 7 of the 1925 World Series was the best anyone had seen — if only they could
Through rain and fog that marred play and obscured fans' vision, bad calls by umpires and a manager were just part of a wild day.

Reuters International SportsMay 29, 2020
NCAA releases campus-return guidelines
A week after the NCAA voted to lift a moratorium on athletic activities and allow for teams to open facilities as early as this coming Monday, the organization on Friday released its guidelines for helping schools allow athletes back on campus during a pandemic.

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NCAA offers plan for athletes to return to campus (ESPN Sports)

Reuters International SportsMay 29, 2020
NBA GMs split over whether to finish regular season
NBA general managers reportedly are split over whether the league should finish the regular season when it resumes action after the shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic or if the playoffs should commence immediately.

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Reuters International SportsMay 27, 2020
World TeamTennis picked Greenbrier so fans could watch live tennis
World TeamTennis said on Wednesday it had several options for where to stage its 2020 season but selecting the Greenbrier resort in West Virginia was an easy decision as it was the only site that could include fans amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

ESPN NFLMay 27, 2020
Five worst NFL franchises to bet on during the Super Bowl era
Who have been the worst teams to bet on against the spread during the Super Bowl era? Here are the bottom five.

ESPN MLBMay 26, 2020
Cubs take on their World Series title drought in epic Game 7
The Cubs and Indians both had a chance to end their Fall Classic curses in 2016, but only one of them could win.
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