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NHL adopts 24-team playoff if season returns

The NHL and the NHLPA must still figure out health and safety protocols and solve other issues, including where to play, when and if the season resumes with a 24-team playoff format.

NHL adopts 24-team playoff if season resumes

The NHL and the NHLPA must still figure out health and safety protocols and solve other issues, including where to play, when and if the season resumes with a 24-team playoff format.

Sources: MLB proposes pay cuts for highest-paid

MLB has proposed cutting the salaries of the highest-paid players in baseball, with the lowest-paid players taking lesser cuts from their full prorated shares, in its first economic proposal to the union, sources told ESPN.

MJ in ’11: No Dream Team for me if Isiah picked

In an old interview that was recently aired on a podcast, Michael Jordan is heard saying that he told Rod Thorn, who was on the USA Basketball selection committee for the Dream Team, that “I won’t play if Isiah Thomas is on the team.”

NBPA chief: Players want to play, need certainty

In team-by-team virtual calls with players this week, NBPA executive director Michele Roberts said the “overwhelming” sentiment has been that “they really want to play” and resume the 2019-20 season.

Vincent says NFL ‘failed miserably’ with PI replay

The NFL’s implementation of pass interference replay reviews last season did not go as anticipated, league executive vice president of football operations Troy Vincent said in an interview with NBC Sports.