There's talk that the NFL season could go on as planned, but the future could be much worse for fans of other sports; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
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Coronavirus Update: NFL Season Could Go On, But Other Sports Are In JeopardyThere's talk that the NFL season could go on as planned, but the future could be much worse for fans of other sports; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Coronavirus Update: Yankees Create $1.4M Distress Fund For Employees Impacted By VirusThe Yankees are among the pro sports teams pitching in against the coronavirus; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Coronavirus Update: Professionals Step Up To Help Health Care Workers While College Seniors Face Tough DecisionsProfessional athletes and teams are stepping up to help health care workers fight the coronavirus, but the pandemic is also making for some tough decisions for college seniors; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Coronavirus Update: Former Giant Eli Manning Thanks Health Care WorkersFormer Giant Eli Manning had a message for the health care heroes; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Former Rutgers Football Star Eric LeGrand Reflects On 10th Anniversary Of ParalysisOver the last decade, former Rutgers football star Eric LeGrand has become an inspiration after he was paralyzed during a game; CBS2's Otis Livingston spoke with him about the 10th anniversary of his life-changing moment.
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
Olympic Athletes Take Tokyo Postponement In Stride, Prepare For 2021The postponement of the Tokyo Summer Olympics comes as a great disappointment to many. CBS2's Christina Fan talks to some local athletes who will have to wait longer to compete.
Bronx High School Senior Has Sights Set On MLB DraftNew York isn't known for high school baseball, but one player in the Bronx could be a first-round pick if all goes right; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Coronavirus Update: Student Athletes Finding Creative Ways To Stay ActiveClosing schools across our area means the postponement and canceling of sports, but many student athletes are finding new and creative ways to stay active and in shape; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Coronavirus & Sports: High School Athletes Get Creative To Stay In ShapeSchools across the Tri-State area are closed because of the outbreak of COVID-19 and that means that high school sports won't be played any time soon. As CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports, high school athletes are finding new and creative ways to stay fit.
Coronavirus Update: How Can Student Athletes Stay Active While Sports Are Shut Down?Dan Cevette, president of operations for Prep Baseball Report NY, spoke to CBS2's Otis Livingston about how student athletes can remain in the swing of things during this unprecedented time.
NFL Free Agency Continues In Midst Of Coronavirus OutbreakThe NFL is still conducting business in the midst of the national coronavirus emergency. CBS2's Steve Overmyer spoke to Rich Cimini, the Jets beat reporter with ESPN.
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.
Coronavirus Pandemic Continues To Impact Sports WorldThe sports world continues to feel the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Sports Impact: Today's HighlightsBaseball's opening day was again pushed back and the Hall of Fame Weekend Classic is canceled. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
Coronavirus Update: Baseball Hall Of Fame In Cooperstown ClosesThe National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., will close its doors as of 5 p.m. Sunday and remain closed indefinitely. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Rick Pitino Named Men's Basketball Head Coach At IonaHall of Famer Rick Pitino is returning to college basketball – and his hometown – as head coach of Iona. The 67-year-old grew up on Long Island and once coached the New York Knicks.
Iona Gaels Coach Tim Cluess Steps DownNative New Yorker and celebrated men's basketball head coach Tim Cluess announced he was stepping down from his position with the team to focus on making a full recovery after an undisclosed health scare. CBS2's Kristin Smith reports.
Coronavirus Update: NBA Season Suspended After Utah Jazz Player Tests PositiveAn NBA player has tested positive for coronavirus infection, prompting the league to announce it was suspending the rest of the basketball season after Wednesday night’s games. CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.
Breaking News: NYC Half-Marathon Cancelled Amid Outbreak ConcernsThe 13.1-mile race was scheduled to take place Sunday, March 15. New York Road Runners administers the race, and there is no info yet if it will be rescheduled. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.
Two Dozen People Charged In International Scheme To Drug Horses For Better PerformanceAmong the 24 charged are 19 trainers accused of a conspiracy to manufacture, distribute and administer altered drugs to enhance horses' performance. CBS2's Kirstine Johnson reports.
Yankees Hire Female Hitting CoachThe New York Yankees are making history a new member of their coaching staff.
'The Fantasy Baseball Black Book' Author Joe Pisapia Dives Into Trends, RankingsFantasy baseball season is here and this is when we need to dive deeper into the trends and how that should affect your rankings. Joe Pisapia, the author of the #1 selling fantasy series "The Fantasy Baseball Black Book," joins CBS2's Steve Overmyer to discuss.
Brooklyn Nets, Head Coach Kenny Atkinson Part WaysThe Brooklyn Nets have mutually agreed to part ways with head coach Kenny Atkinson.