The National Women’s Soccer League has announced plans to become the first American team sport to return to action. They’re condensing the season into a 25-game Challenge Cup starting June 27 on CBS. The world’s top women’s soccer league will play all the games in Salt Lake City. CBS2's Steve Overmyer spoke with the players association’s VP and Utah defender Rachel Corsie about this return.
NWSL Players Association Vice President Rachel Corsie On League's Upcoming Challenge CupThe National Women’s Soccer League has announced plans to become the first American team sport to return to action. They’re condensing the season into a 25-game Challenge Cup starting June 27 on CBS. The world’s top women’s soccer league will play all the games in Salt Lake City. CBS2's Steve Overmyer spoke with the players association’s VP and Utah defender Rachel Corsie about this return.
Gov. Phil Murphy Announces More Reopening Dates For New JerseyGov. Phil Murphy announced Friday some important milestones on the road to reopening.
Former Giants Wide Receiver Victor Cruz Helps Provide Chromebooks For Paterson StudentsVictor Cruz continues to give back to the community. On Tuesday, the Super Bowl champ and Paterson native teamed up to provide 100 Chromebooks for Paterson Public School students; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
LI High School Coaching Legend's Final Season Cut Short By PandemicThe COVID-19 pandemic put a premature halt to the final season of a Long Island high school coaching legend; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Jets, Giants Finalizing Plans To Reopen Training FacilitiesTwo days after New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo came out in favor of pro sports teams in the state reopening their facilities and returning to training, Gov. Phil Murphy did the same for New Jersey; 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.
Co-Owner Of NJ Baseball Business Urges Governor To Give Youth Sports The Green LightWhen will New Jersey kids be allowed to play baseball and softball outside again? CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Belmont Stakes Horse Race At Belmont Park To Be Held On June 20The track will be shortened to 1 1/8 mile instead of the 1 1/2 mile track normally used for New York's part of the Triple Crown. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.
Saquon Barkley Talks On Possibility Of Playing Giants Games Without Fans In The StandsThe prospect of starting the season without fans would be a tremendous change in a sport like football, which relies heavily on the cheers, and jeers from the crowd. The Giants’ Saquon Barkley has experienced it at Penn State and in his two NFL seasons. CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Brooklyn Soccer Camp Goes Virtual This SummerSome summer camps for kids are still deciding whether to cancel or open, and if so, how. One local soccer day camp made the decision to go virtual and connect kids with pro players. CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Giants Order Deandre Baker To Stay Out Of Virtual Team MeetingsThe Giants have told cornerback Deandre Baker to stay away from the team's virtual meetings while he deals with his legal issues.
Giants CB Has Bail Set At $200K For Robbery ChargesNew York Giants cornerback Deandre Baker went before a judge Sunday.
Web Extra: St. Sen. Joseph Addabbo On Push To Pass Online Sports Betting In NYNew York State Senator Joseph Addabbo, Jr. spoke with CBS2's Steve Overmyer about Addabbo's push to pass a bill to allow online sports betting in the state.
Deandre Baker Turns Himself In On Robbery, Assault ChargesA Giants player made headlines this week after a warrant was issued for his arrest; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Former Mets Manager Art Howe Tests Positive For CoronavirusFormer Mets manager Art Howe is in intensive care at a Houston hospital after testing positive for the coronavirus; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Giants' Saquon Barkley, Daniel Jones Discuss Challenges Of Virtual Off-Season ProgramTwo of the Giants' young superstars discuss the challenges of virtual training camp with CBS2's Otis Livingston.
Giants Rookies Join Online Meetings, Jets Draft Pick Virtually Visits Children's HospitalThe Giants and the rest of the NFL are continuing to operate during this virtual off-season; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Patriots’ McCourty Twins Secure Chromebooks For Local Students Forced To Learn RemotelyMother knows best and her two Super Bowl-winning sons are reaching out to help some tri-state area students dealing with the coronavirus; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
NASCAR Driver Daniel Suarez Talks Upcoming Cup Series Race, Coronavirus Safety ProtocolsNASCAR driver Daniel Suarez spoke to CBS2's Steve Overmyer about the protocols NASCAR has created to make next weekend's race safe for the teams.
UFC Fighter Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Event To Go OnAfter more than a month-long hiatus, a professional sport returns to action Saturday; CBS2's Steve Overmyer reports.
Rutgers University Football Coach Ready For Virtual Off-SeasonThe Rutgers University football coach is ready for the challenges of a virtual off-season with his players; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
Jets, Giants Release 2020 Season SchedulesThe Jets and the Giants have learned their season schedules; CBS2's Otis Livingston reports.
New York Jets' C.J. Mosley Shares Graduation Message To Floral Park SeniorsNew York Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley had a special video message to all the graduating students at Floral Park High School in Long Island, congratulating them and empathizing with their strange final semester.
Baseball's Back On Base In Taiwan, Korea - Any Chance Of That Happening With The MLB?CBS2's Otis Livingston talks with Newsday baseball columnist Dave Lennon about the possibility of American pro baseball following Taiwan's and South Korea's lead and getting some games back in play.