Basketball in ballrooms? Empty Las Vegas casinos 'literally' hold hoop dreams as NBA considers playo

Basketball could return with a truncated round of playoff games held in ballroom casinos in Las Vegas as the NBA plots a makeshift conclusion to the season in the midst of the continuing coronavirus crisis in the US.

Government told to tax Premier League clubs who refuse to cut player wages

Premier League clubs has started to put non-playing staff on furlough despite still paying out wages to players in full

‘Mystery’ Liverpool player leaves anonymous £25,000 donation at children’s hospital

A spokesperson for the hospital took to Twitter to thank the unnamed Liverpool squad member

When Giants could look for Saquon Barkley backup in 2020 NFL Draft

There is no debate as to the quality of the player, but the debate rages on as to where Saquon Barkley was taken in the 2018 NFL Draft. Should a running back ever go off the board at No. 2? The Gia…

Games that defined the 2019-20 NHL season (so far)

With the NHL on pause due to COVID-19, it's time to look back on what games (so far) defined the regular season.

Iverson scores career-high 60 (2/12/05)

Every night tune into Yahoo Sports to watch some of the most memorable and iconic games from NBA history.

Olympics: Zion on the 'Dream Team'? Athletes confused over qualifying for Games

The decision to delay the Tokyo Olympics by a year is sparking both anxiety and hope among the world's athletes as the coronavirus pandemic adds to confusion over who might qualify for the Games, now in 2021.

Kevin Durant and three other Nets cleared of coronavirus after positive tests

The Nets were harder-hit than any other NBA team by the coronavirus, with four players testing positive, including Kevin Durant. But all are cleared and symptom-free, according to Brooklyn general …

Howe becomes first Premier League manager to take pay cut

Eddie Howe has become the first Premier League manager to take a voluntary pay cut as Bournemouth became the fourth top-flight club to furlough staff. More follows…

Zack Granite’s lifelong Yankees dream can’t ‘end like this’

Zack Granite already has plenty of Yankee Stadium memories. From going to games as a fan at the previous stadium with his family while growing up on Staten Island to playing at the new stadium for …

'You can't lower a player's salary': Former Brazil star accuses club owners of greed over pay cut pl

As clubs including Barcelona and Tottenham announce pay cuts during the pandemic, Neto has rebuked club bosses over proposals in Brazil that could lead to legal battles between professional football clubs and authorities.

Motor racing - Silverstone holding out until end of April on British GP

British Grand Prix organizers have set an end of April deadline to decide whether the country's Formula One race goes ahead as scheduled in July or becomes another casualty of the coronavirus.