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Dan Shaughnessy

Having no fans in the stands won’t be all bad

A lot of the behavior in the stands is annoying anyway, so why not enjoy the sounds of silence? 2 hours ago

Chad Finn | Sports media

When the games start again, what will sports broadcasts look like?

If there is a near-certainty, it’s that broadcasters will not be on site when the games return. 2 hours ago

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. hopes to smooth out bumpy NASCAR season at Bristol, Tenn.

Stenhouse aiming to ride momentum of fourth-place finish at Charlotte on Thursday night.


See you later: When the NBA Finals were not broadcast live

The network's decision to delay the game broadcast in favor of prime-time programming turned a Globe columnist into a basket case.

Michael Silverman

Weekend athletes eager for return of recreational sports

There’s been double-digit increases in sales of sporting goods, home fitness equipment, bicycles, backyard nets and goals, and basketball hoops.

David Price reportedly will donate $1,000 to every Dodger minor leaguer

Acquired in February, the former Red Sox lefthander pledges to assist players in June that haven been hit hard during the pandemic.

Commissioners ask Congress to act on athletes’ pay

The Power Five conference commissioners are asking Congress to move forward with federal legislation regarding compensation for college athletes.

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