CBS2 has learned New Jersey is poised to allow the return of indoor youth sports. Among them, basketball and ice hockey. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
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Sources: N.J. Set To Allow Indoor Youth Sports To ResumeCBS2 has learned New Jersey is poised to allow the return of indoor youth sports. Among them, basketball and ice hockey. CBS2's Meg Baker reports.
Barclays Center Being Turned Into Voting Site For November ElectionThe Barclays Center in Brooklyn is being turned into a voting site for the November election; CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
NBA Playoffs Resume Saturday After Making New Plan To Support Social Justice, Racial EqualityThe NBA is returning to action. The playoffs will resume on Saturday, but that's just the start of the NBA's new plan to support social justice and racial equality; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Mets Join Historic Boycott, Fight Against InjusticeMajor League Baseball is now part of a historic boycott, joining the fight against injustice. Games across the country were called off Thursday, including the Mets; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Developing: NBA Playoffs Will Resume At Some PointMore athletes are taking a stand against social injustice following the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin. CBS2's John Dias has the latest developments.
Jacob Blake Shooting Prompts Unprecedented NBA BoycottThe unrest in Wisconsin triggered an unprecedented basketball boycott. The NBA postponed all three playoff games Wednesday, an extraordinary move then followed by the WNBA and MLB; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Bucks Boycott NBA Playoff Game In Protest Of Jacob Blake ShootingAt least one NBA team is protesting the police-involved shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin by boycotting their playoff game; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Michael Jordan Shoes Auctioned For World Record $615KMichael Jordan may not be playing ball any more, but he's still setting records. Well, at least his shoes are.
Knicks Finalizing 5-Year Deal With Tom ThibodeauThe New York Knicks coaching search is reportedly over. The Knicks look to their future by pulling from their past; Tom Thibodeau will be the Knicks' new head coach; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Kenny 'The Jet' Smith Launches Virtual Basketball CampNew York native and current college and NBA analyst Kenny "The Jet" Smith saw his basketball camp get canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, so he came up with a virtual camp; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Sports Fans Wonder About Attending Games, NBA Players Tested For Coronavirus, And WNBA Player Uses Platform For GoodCBS2's Otis Livingston talks about MLB and NFL fans attending games, NBA players being tested for the coronavirus and a WNBA player using her platform for good.
Oura CEO Harpreet Rai Discusses Working With NBA To Provide Oura Rings For PlayersThe NBA has signed a deal to provide every player with Oura Rings, wearable tech that measures temperature, heart rate and more. The organization is hoping the rings will help identify players with coronavirus symptoms. Oura CEO Harpreet Rai talked to CBS2's Steve Overmyer.
Knicks Adding Depth To Their Front OfficeThe Knicks won't be heading to Disney World when the NBA resumes its season, but they have been busy getting ready for the 2020-21 season; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Knicks Internal Email Reportedly Discusses Why Team Hasn't Commented On George FloydFranchises throughout the NBA have released statements in the wake of George Floyd's death. In fact just two teams have yet to release a statement. The San Antonio Spurs and the New York Knicks. CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Knicks Great Patrick Ewing Tests Positive For COVID-19A New York Knicks great has a warning to everyone about the coronavirus, and it comes from first-hand experience; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Dr. Fauci On Sports Returning, Knicks’ Front Office Decision, And Giants’ ‘Mr. Irrelevant’Better last than not at all for a new New York Giant, who has earned the nickname Mr. Irrelevant. He's thrilled and eager to play; CBS2's Otis Livingston talked to the linebacker and has more of the latest sports news.
Coronavirus Update: Knicks City Dancer Working On Front Lines As Nurse In New JerseyFrom the sidelines to the front lines -- a Knicks City Dancer is working to help combat the coronavirus; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
New York Liberty Scores Big In WNBA DraftThe New York Liberty has a new face for the franchise after Friday night's WNBA draft; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
New York Gets First Pick In WNBA Draft At Emotional EventThe WNBA held their draft remotely Friday night, and New York had the first pick. Before that, though, it got off to an emotional start; CBS2's Steve Overmeyer reports.
Coronavirus Update: NBA May Need Month-Long Training Camp Before Returning To ActionThe NBA may need a new pre-season before returning to action; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Former Knicks Star Marbury Working To Get NYC N95 MasksStephon Marbury is using his clout in China to try to secure millions of coveted N95 masks for New York City first responders battling the coronavirus outbreak. CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports
Coronavirus Update: NBA All-Star Karl Anthony Towns Reveals Mother Tested Positive For COVID-19The mother of an NBA star from New Jersey is fighting for her life after contracting the coronavirus; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
NJ High School Basketball Tournament Cut Short With Team One Win Away From State TitleNew Jersey's high school basketball tournament was cut short due to coronavirus concerns with Phil Colichio's Elizabeth Minutemen one win away from their first state title since 1992. CBS2's Otis Livingston spoke to senior guard DJ Watkins about the disappointment.
Brooklyn Nets Announce That Four Players Tested Positive For CoronavirusThe Nets said in the statement that "of the four, only one player is exhibiting symptoms while three others are asymptomatic." CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.