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LeBron will ‘listen’ if NBA bars fans over virus

LeBron James said he would be “very disappointed” if the NBA decided to play games without fans in response to the coronavirus crisis, but admitted he would “listen” to the league if that’s what it decided to do.

NFL moves franchise tag deadline to Monday

The NFL has moved the deadline for teams to use their franchise and transition tags to Monday after the players’ vote on the proposed CBA was delayed until Saturday.

NHL’s Sharks, Stanford face ban on large crowds

Home games for the NHL’s San Jose Sharks and MLS’ San Jose Earthquakes could be impacted by a Santa Clara County ban that prohibits gatherings of 1,000-plus people in the wake of the county’s first death.

Leagues close locker rooms over virus concerns

The NBA, NHL, MLB and MLS are restricting access to their locker rooms and clubhouses, allowing in only players and essential personnel, as concerns about the coronavirus mount.