Monday, August 03, 2020

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Updated 5 months, 2 weeks ago

How a proposed expanded season affects the Seahawks

The Seahawks playing the Rams in Brazil? CenturyLink Field hosting a playoff game in February?

Updated 8 minutes ago
Brentford to earn $200M+ if promoted to Premier League

LONDON (AP) — Brentford can earn more than $200 million over three years in additional revenue by beating west London rival Fulham on Tuesday to secure a return to English football's top division after a 73-year ...

Updated 2 hours, 9 minutes ago
Cagliari hires Di Francesco to replace Zenga as coach

CAGLIARI, Sardinia (AP) — Cagliari hired Eusebio Di Francesco as its new coach Monday after parting ways with Walter Zenga.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Caris LeVert's 34 lead Nets past Wizards, 118-110

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Caris LeVert scored 14 of his 34 points in the final seven minutes to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Washington Wizards 118-110 on Sunday and move closer to a playoff berth.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Weekend Sports in Brief


Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
7-inning doubleheaders debut in MLB, Reds sweep Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Trevor Bauer made short work of the Detroit Tigers, capping Major League Baseball's first seven-inning doubleheader with a shutout.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Leading Off: Phillies end layoff, visit Judge, Cole, Yankees

A look at what's happening around the majors today:

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Westbrook scores 31 as Rockets get 120-116 win over Bucks

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Russell Westbrook scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets used strong defense down the stretch for a 120-116 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday night.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Spurgeon scores 2, Stalock gets shutout as Wild top Canucks

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Jared Spurgeon scored twice and Alex Stalock stopped 28 shots to get his his first career postseason win, leading the Minnesota Wild in a 3-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks in Game 1 of t...

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Brewers' Pat Murphy 'resting comfortably' after heart attack

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers bench coach Pat Murphy suffered a heart attack during a Saturday team workout at Miller Park, but team officials said he was resting comfortably and should be out of the hospita...

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Analysis: Early returns say so far, so good for NBA bubble

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — So far, so good.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Indians' Francona misses game for gastrointestinal condition

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Cleveland manager Terry Francona left the team before its game at Minnesota on Sunday due to what the Indians said was a minor gastrointestinal condition not related to COVID-19.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
The Latest: Lions put Allison on the reserve/opt-out list

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Injured Jets in biggest trouble of NHL teams down 1-0

Trouble keeps following Winnipeg Jets, from one of their best players not reporting to training camp to a bevy of injuries throughout the regular season.

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Braves beat Mets 4-0 for 5th win in row; Cespedes opts out

ATLANTA (AP) — Kyle Wright and the Atlanta bullpen combined on a 10-hit shutout and the Braves won their fifth in a row, beating the Mets 4-0 Sunday and blanking a New York lineup that found out late that slugger...

Updated 5 hours, 8 minutes ago
Báez's single in 11th gives Cubs 2-1 win over Pirates

CHICAGO (AP) — Javier Báez singled through a drawn-in infield in the 11th inning, scoring David Bote from third base and giving the Chicago Cubs a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.