The Right Time: Pac-12 players unite for shared causes, NBA is back, is he 'Still In The League'?

Bomani Jones dives deeper into his story about the Pac-12 players joining together under the banner #WeAreUnited in looking for safety from COVID-19, including the possibility of a boycott (1:05). He reacts to games officially picking up again for the NBA, shares why the entrance of families into the “bubble” could present some unforeseen yet hilarious issues (26:50) and why he doesn’t have a problem with players choosing to stand for the anthem (35:03). Plus, an IYHH including delays for the Postal Service (47:09) and a #StillInTheLeague NBA re-start edition (58:42).

How Big 12's scheduling model differs from other conferences (1:33)
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15hKyle Bonagura

Unity group pushes 'faster timeline' from Pac-12

Hours after Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott suggested a conversation later in the week to hear the #WeAreUnited campaign's concerns, leaders from the conference unity group responded Monday night asking for more immediate action.


MLB and NFL: COVID-19 Impact on Athletes

As live sports resume, pro athletes are grappling with the threat of coronavirus, to their own health, their families and their careers. MLB has suspended multiple games due to COVID-19 outbreaks, and the NFL has seen several players choose not to take part in the 2020 season, with a deadline this week to for opt-outs. While frequent testing and other protocols have been enacted across pro leagues, there is still a lot that’s unknown about the physical impact of the virus, even on a healthy, young athlete’s body. ESPN injury analyst Stephania Bell has been paging through medical studies and the leagues’ protocol documents. She has an insider’s take on how teams and players are making decisions about their risk.

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16hAdam Rittenberg

WSU AD: Woods' removal not tied to unity group

Washington State athletic director Pat Chun said wide receiver Kassidy Woods' removal from team activities stemmed from Woods deciding to opt out of the season for health concerns, rather than his involvement with the Pac-12 player unity movement.

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20hHeather Dinich

Big 12 approves 9+1 schedule model for football

The Big 12 presidents and chancellors on Monday approved a scheduling model for the upcoming college football season that will include nine conference games and one nonconference game.

Brown, Croom inducted into Alabama Sports Hall of Fame (2:28)