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Game Time Beer? For M.L.S., Make That a Kickoff Cappuccino

Game Time Beer? For M.L.S., Make That a Kickoff Cappuccino

Game Time Beer? For M.L.S., Make That a Kickoff Cappuccino Game Time Beer? For M.L.S., Make That a Kickoff Cappuccino There are things professional soccer players want to eat before games. And there are things they want to eat at 6 a.m. for breakfast. That these things tend not to overlap represents but one of the many headaches created when …

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Stanford Permanently Cuts 11 Sports Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Stanford Permanently Cuts 11 Sports Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Stanford Permanently Cuts 11 Sports Amid Coronavirus Pandemic Stanford Permanently Cuts 11 Sports Amid Coronavirus Pandemic “We thought, all of us in our group chat, that this was going to be updates about housing and stuff” like practice, said Noah Sebastian Matricciani, a sophomore fencer. The call lasted five minutes. “It was, ‘This is the process that’s going to happen, …

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Ivy League Holds All Sports Until January

Ivy League Holds All Sports Until January

Ivy League Holds All Sports Until January Ivy League Holds All Sports Until January There is a sense, in the Ivy League, that even playing football in the spring is a moonshot. The Ivy League spokesman Matt Panto said that the conference had not sought a waiver from the N.C.A.A. to move football (or other sports) to the spring, something …

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Ryder Cup Postponed Until 2021 to Accommodate Fans

Ryder Cup Postponed Until 2021 to Accommodate Fans

Ryder Cup Postponed Until 2021 to Accommodate Fans Ryder Cup Postponed Until 2021 to Accommodate Fans The 2020 Ryder Cup, a biennial international men’s golf competition that dates to the 1920s, was postponed until next year on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic. The P.G.A. of America, which conducts the team event contested between players from the United States and …

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Patrick Mahomes’s Contract Shows the Gap in Pro Sports Paydays

Patrick Mahomes’s Contract Shows the Gap in Pro Sports Paydays

Patrick Mahomes’s Contract Shows the Gap in Pro Sports Paydays Patrick Mahomes’s Contract Shows the Gap in Pro Sports Paydays July began as it has for each of the last 10 years, with the Mets cutting Bobby Bonilla a check for $1.19 million. The former slugger hasn’t played professional baseball since 2001, but the payments will come every July 1 …

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Amid Pressure, Chicago N.H.L. Team Says It Won’t Change Its Name

Amid Pressure, Chicago N.H.L. Team Says It Won’t Change Its Name

Amid Pressure, Chicago N.H.L. Team Says It Won’t Change Its Name Amid Pressure, Chicago N.H.L. Team Says It Won’t Change Its Name The Chicago Blackhawks will not change their name, the N.H.L. club announced on Tuesday, despite mounting pressure from Native American advocacy groups and others who say the team’s name and logo are racist. The team issued a statement …

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Scrabble Will Ban Racial and Ethnic Slurs From Tournaments and Game Rules

Scrabble Will Ban Racial and Ethnic Slurs From Tournaments and Game Rules

Scrabble Will Ban Racial and Ethnic Slurs From Tournaments and Game Rules Scrabble Will Ban Racial and Ethnic Slurs From Tournaments and Game Rules It was the competitive players who objected. In a compromise, slurs and profanities were taken out of the official Scrabble Dictionary, but clubs and tournaments could follow a separate lexicon, produced by the players’ association, that …

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Women’s British Open Will Proceed Without Fans

Women’s British Open Will Proceed Without Fans

Women’s British Open Will Proceed Without Fans Women’s British Open Will Proceed Without Fans The Women’s British Open will be held as planned, albeit without spectators, at Royal Troon Golf Club in Scotland from Aug. 20 to 23, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, which conducts the tournament, said on Tuesday. The event will be the first women’s major golf …

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Kaepernick’s Deal With Disney Includes a Jemele Hill Project at ESPN

Kaepernick’s Deal With Disney Includes a Jemele Hill Project at ESPN

Kaepernick’s Deal With Disney Includes a Jemele Hill Project at ESPN Kaepernick’s Deal With Disney Includes a Jemele Hill Project at ESPN Colin Kaepernick and the Walt Disney Company announced a production deal Monday that will see the activist quarterback produce “scripted and unscripted stories that explore race, social injustice and the quest for equity” for the media giant’s various …

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N.H.L. and Players Agree to Start Postseason Tournament on Aug. 1

N.H.L. and Players Agree to Start Postseason Tournament on Aug. 1

N.H.L. and Players Agree to Start Postseason Tournament on Aug. 1 N.H.L. and Players Agree to Start Postseason Tournament on Aug. 1 The National Hockey League and its players’ union announced on Monday that the two groups agreed on a four-year extension to the current collective bargaining agreement, a pivotal decision that paves the way for hockey to resume play …

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