The NFL is still planning on a normal training camp this season with the exception of a reduction of 2 preseason games. Many players took to twitter over the weekend expression concern over the lack of safety precautions the NFL has made to this point in regards to Covid-19.
Major League Baseball and the NBA continue to plan for their respective restarts this month despite an increase in confirmed Covid-19 cases in 35 states. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today.
Major League Baseball proposed a 60-game schedule with full prorated salaries for players but the players association still wants more games. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan says the chances of an agreement have increased with the two sides meeting face to face.
The NBA Board of Governors is expected to approve the Commissioner's proposal for return to play today. Star Tribune Sports Columnist Jim Souhan joined me on WJON today. He says the NBA plans to start play in late July in Orlando with 22 teams involved.
Major League Baseball hasn't officially proposed a 50-game schedule that will play players a prorated portion of their contracts but ESPN is reporting that an agreement could look like that as a last resort.