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Former NBA player Michael Jordan cries while speaking during a celebration of life for Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

The Latest: T-Wolves' Towns donating $100K to Mayo Clinic

Mar. 15, 2020 11:15 PM EDT

The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's effect on sports around the world (all times local): 10:55 p.m. Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns has announced he’ll donate $100,000 to the Mayo Clinic for testing for the COVID-19 virus. The Minnesota-based medical system said it expects the money...

Arsenal's players celebrate a goal during the Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and West Ham at the Emirates Stadium in London, Saturday, March 7, 2020.(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

Arsenal-City game called off with players in self-isolation

Mar. 10, 2020 10:21 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Members of Arsenal's playing squad went into self-isolation in a coronavirus precautionary move, forcing the postponement of the Premier League game at Manchester City later Wednesday. It is the first game to be called off since the outbreak of the virus in the English top division, which has...

Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Bournemouth at Anfield stadium in Liverpool, England, Saturday, March 7, 2020. Liverpool won 2-1. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

No handshakes in EPL but Klopp fist-pumping again after win

Mar. 7, 2020 6:22 PM EST

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — No handshakes were allowed but Anfield saw plenty of fist pumps from Jürgen Klopp. The trademark celebration was back, and repeatedly, with added gusto. Such exuberance might seem surprising for the manager of a Liverpool side now 25 points in front at the top of the Premier...

FILE - In this Sunday, July 28, 2019 file photo, Colombia's Egan Bernal, left, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, center, races on the Champs Elysees during the Tour de France cycling race in Paris. The team of reigning Tour de France champion Egan Bernal has withdrawn from all races over the next three weeks amid the spread of the new virus outbreak and following the death of one of its sports directors. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)

Skiing finals, Italian cycling races canceled due to virus

Mar. 6, 2020 5:50 PM EST

MILAN (AP) — The alpine skiing World Cup Finals and major Italian cycling races were among the latest sporting events to be canceled on Friday because of the escalating virus outbreak. Also, an unnamed Scotland Women's rugby player tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday and the Women's Six Nations match...

Manchester City players celebrate winning the League Cup soccer match final with a 2-1 score against Aston Villa, at Wembley stadium, in London, England, Sunday, March 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Ian Walton)

Man City keeps winning trophies amid bigger off-field fight

Mar. 1, 2020 3:58 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Even as the investigations continue into how Manchester City's squad was funded, its ability to collect trophies is undisputed. Particularly the League Cup. It's only the secondary cup competition but it is the first major piece of silverware handed out each season in England. And for the...

Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes is brought down in the penalty area by Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster, during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford in Manchester, England, Sunday Feb. 23, 2020. Fernandes went on to score from the penalty spot. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP)

Fernandes the conductor already proving a big hit at Man Utd

Feb. 23, 2020 2:21 PM EST

If Paul Pogba ends up leaving Old Trafford in the coming months, Manchester United already has the midfield entertainer in place to spearhead a rebuild. Bruno Fernandes has only been at United a matter of weeks following his protracted move from Sporting Lisbon, but he is delivering the kind of wizardry and...

Red Bulls hired David Thelwell from Wolverhampton in England

Feb. 3, 2020 12:52 PM EST

HARRISON, N.J. (AP) — Major League Soccer's New York Red Bulls have hired Kevin Thelwell from Wolverhampton as head of sport under general manager Marc de Grandpre. The MLS team announced the hiring of the 46-year-old to the newly created position on Monday. Thelwell will have oversight on all aspects of...