NHLPA’s Fehr encouraged by zero positive tests: ‘So far, so good’

TORONTO — Zero players testing positive for COVID-19 in the two weeks since NHL teams arrived at their two respective playoff hub cities. And a powerful opening night statement on social and racial justice issues made by the league and its players. Given the uncertainty professional hockey faced in placing its season on pause in […]

Blues to face Canucks in playoff quarterfinals, starting Wednesday

The St. Louis Blues will face the Vancouver Canucks when they open the Western Conference playoff quarterfinals Wednesday night. Game 1 of the best-of-seven series vs. the Canucks is scheduled for 9:30 p.m. Central time. The games will be played in the Western Conference hub of Edmonton, where they went 0-2-1 in the round-robin seeding games, making […]

Mid-American Conference Cancels Fall Football Due to Virus

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league at college football’s highest level to cancel its fall season because of the pandemic. “I’m heartbroken we are in this place,” MAC Commissioner Jon Steinbrecher said. With the MAC’s 12 schools facing a significant financial burden by trying to maintain costly coronavirus protocols, and the uncertainty […]