Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: NHL and players agree to Stanley Cup Playoffs; Will Ewing’s Covid-19 prove re-opening not such a good idea

Statement and message issued from the University of Georgetown from Bulldogs head coach Patrick Ewing who announced he had contracted Covid-19 (image from Georgetown University)

On Headlines podcast with Daniel:

1 NHL, players association, agree to 24-team playoffs

2 Georgetown coach, Knicks all-star Patrick Ewing reveals Covid-19 diagnosis

3 NFL approves Rooney Rule changes; but tables minority hiring incentives

4 Viewership for ‘The Last Dance’ highest ever for an ESPN documentary

5 RIP Naismith Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan at 78 and Eddie Sutton at 84

6 RIP original 49er Jesse Freitas Sr.

Daniel does Headlines podcasts each Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

 

Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: Rays Snell has support for saying he won’t play for less pay; Howe battling Covid-19; plus more

sfgate.com file photo: Former Oakland A’s manager Art Howe is resting in the hospital after suffering from Covid-19 he will be released if he doesn’t have a fever in the next 24 hours

Headline Sports pod with Daniel:

1 Rays pitcher Blake Snell declares ‘I want mine,’ said he won’t play for less than his full salary;  Philadelphia Phillies star Bryce Harper supports him

2 Former A’s manager Art Howe in intensive care, battling coronavirus

3 Manfred: MLB could lose up to $4 billion if season is cancelled

4 If MLB plays, no high-fives, lots of Covid-19 testing, no spitting, no seeds

5 RIP Bob Watson, first black MLB general manager to win a World Series

6 The No Fun League strikes again, orders YouTube page to be shut down

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Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: MLB plans to start on July 1st; NHL Stanley Cup playoffs with 24 team format; plus more

Oakland A’s owner John Fisher and MLB owners will be on a conference call Monday to discuss opening the regular season on July 1st (mercurynews.com file photo)

Daniel Dullum Headline Sports podcast on Coronavirus concerns:

1 Report: MLB owners to hold conference call Monday for plan to restart season

2 MLB players want ‘guaranteed safety’ before returning

3 MLB reportedly cutting 2020 draft to five rounds

4 Reports: NHL may go straight to 24-team playoff format

5 Shakeup for ESPN’s Monday Night booth; NFL gives itself flexibility for December Saturday games

6 Last known living member of original Rockford Peaches dies at 101

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Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: Little League World Series canceled first time ever; MLB Umps make the call for pay cuts; plus more

Empty Lamade Stadium in Williamsport Pennsylvania home of the Little League World Series will not host the series this season due Covid-19 (file photo littleleague.org)

On Headline Sports with Daniel Coronavirus concerns:

1 Little League World Series cancelled for 2020, 75th anniversary series pushed to 2022

2 Umpires reach agreement with MLB for Covid-19 shortened season, accept a 30 percent pay cut

3 After 16 positive cases of Covid-19 on-site, Allegiant Stadium workers in Las Vegas will be tested for coronavirus

4 Report: Bettman says December start for 2020-21 NHL season ‘under consideration’

5 NBA postpones draft lottery, scouting combine

6 Isiah Thomas ranks Michael Jordan as his 4th best opponent

#7 RIP – Matt Keough, former A’s pitcher and special assistant

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Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: NHL will use it’s own arenas; Leafs offer to be a neutral site host; plus more

SAP Center sits empty in San Jose but plans are underway to resume hockey at local arenas but SAP will remain empty until further notice (dailyhive.com file photo)

Daniel Dullum on Headline Sports podcast:

1 NHL plans to use its own arenas if it resumes season, not neutral sites

2 Toronto among cities NHL considering as a centralized host

3 NFL: Virtual draft on ESPN/ABC a hit with fans; Goodell ready to sack out after three rounds

4 NBA: Michael Jordan Fleer rookie cards soar in value after ‘The Last Dance’

5 RIP Steve Dalkowski – minor league pitching legend

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Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: Fox’s broadcaster turns down offer to voice over porn flicks; Garrison off ventilator and on the mend; plus more

Fox Sports broadcaster Joe Buck was offered voice over work to narrate porn movies for $1 million which he turned down (file photo from New York Post)

Daniel does Headline Sports each Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

Coronavirus concerns:

1 MLB: A’s minor league manager Webster Garrison off ventilator in fight with Coronavirus; new details released about Roy Halladay plane crash

2 NHL focused on flexibility as Dr. Fauchi sets parameters for return of sports

3 NFL: ESPN. NFL Network prepare for challenges of remote draft telecast

4 NBA: Adam Silver says league not in a position to make decisions on return; NBA and Players Association agree to 25 percent salary cuts starting May 15

5 RIP Bobby Winkles, College HOF coach, former A’s manager

6 Joe Buck turns down $1 million offer to narrate porn flicks

Daniel Dullum does Headline Sports each Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: NHL & MLB looking to play neutral site games; Player deaths rough weekend; plus more

The Edmonton Oilers Colby Cave was one of three NHL players who passed away over this weekend. Cave was 25 years old. (photo from turn23.com)

On Headline Sports with Daniel:

1 NHL reportedly indentifying neutral site rinks for possible return, NBA might look for neutral site courts

2 MLB: Proposal for shortened season to played in Florida and Arizona

3 NBA: Teams are urging the league to postopone draft until August 1 or later

4 RIP hockey’s Pat Stapleton, Colby Cave, Tom Webster

5 NFL: Tom Brady busy with trademarks, RIP Eagles great Pete Retzlaff

Daniel hosts Headline Sports each Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: Senators report additional Covid-19 victims; WNBA will delay start of season; plus more

photo from wikipedia: Ottawa Senators logo

On Headline Sports with Daniel Coronavirus concerns:

1 NHL: Senators announce additional players test positive for Covid-19; Calgary cancels all public events through June 30

2 WNBA: Announced it will delay start of 2020 season

3 MLB: Ad firm says Covid-19 couid cost major sports broadcasters $1 billion; MLB considers opening season in empty spring training parks

4 NBA: ESPN and NBA working on televised H-O-R-S-E competition; NBA donating one million surgical masks to New York

5 Preakness Stakes postponed, no new date given 6 NCAA to offer option of another year of eligibility to 2020 spring athletes

Daniel does Headline Sports each Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: Second Ottawa player tests positive for Covid 19; NFL draft still on for Apr 23-25; plus more

file photo from tellerreport.com: Ottawa Senators goalie Marcus Hogberg’s father Peter had passed away on Saturday of Coronvirus that after learning a second unnamed Ottawa player had also got the disease

On Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Coronavirus concerns:

1 NHL: Second Ottawa player to test positive for COVID-19, also 2nd Avalanche player tests positive; possible Stanley Cup run into August

2 NFL: Goodell alerts owners that draft will remain April 23-25

3 MLB: A’s minor league coach, ex-Angels & Cardinals outfielder Jim Edmonds taking a test positive for COVID-19 no results yet; World Series in December?

4 NBA: Owner, ESPN announcer test positive for coronavirus

5 Prominent hockey manufacturer gets green light to make protective medical gear

Daniel does Headline Sports every Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com

Headline Sports podcast with Daniel Dullum: First NHL player tested positive; Bruins announce Covid 19 worker fund; plus more

The home of the Ottawa Senators Canadian Tire Center sits quietly. An unnamed player from the Senators had contracted Coronavirus the Senators are considering checking and testing all their players as the NHL suspended the season on March 12 is expected to possibly be canceled if the suspension lasts into May (ap photo)

Coronavirus concerns:

1 Ottawa player is first in NHL to test positive for COVID-19

2 Bruins’ owner last in NHL to announce COVID-19 worker fund

3 AP Report: MLB considers skipping annual amateur draft

4 NBA is uncertain about withholding player salaries due to coronavirus pandemic

5 Kentucky Derby, PGA, NASCAR, WNBA rescheduling updates

Daniel Dullum does Headline Sports each Sunday at http://www.sportsradioservice.com