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NHL Cancels 2021 Blues-Wild Winter Classic And All-Star Weekend

On Thursday the NHL canceled the Winter Classic scheduled for Jan. 1 at Target Field in Minneapolis between the host Minnesota Wild and the St. Louis Blues. The league also announced cancellation of All-Star Weekend that was set for late January in Sunrise, Florida. No guarantee of being able to host fans led to the cancellation of the two signature events. The league hopes to bring them back to those cities in future years. ...Read more

Pat Chambers Resigns As Penn State Basketball Coach After Internal Investigation

Penn State men’s basketball coach Pat Chambers is stepping down from his position, the school announced Wednesday. Assistant coach Jim Ferry will serve as the interim coach for the 2020–21 season, which will kick off in just about a month. Chambers, 49, has spent the last nine seasons at Penn State, leading the Nittany Lions to a 21–10 overall record and 11–9 Big Ten record. ...Read more

Tennessee Titans Face Potential Fine After Investigation Into COVID-19 Outbreak

According to sources, the Tennessee Titans may receive a fine for COVID-19 violations but will not lose draft picks or forfeit any games following the outbreak within the organization. No individual players are facing disciplinary action following a review by the NFL and the league’s players association. Among the issues discovered were poor communication regarding workouts outside of the team facility and failures to wear masks when required.  ...Read more