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Ravens-Steelers game postponed to Sunday after positive COVID-19 tests

Ravens-Steelers game postponed to Sunday after positive COVID-19 tests

EricVega/iStockBy CARMEN COX, ABC News(NEW YORK) — The Baltimore Steelers will play the Pittsburg Steelers Sunday afternoon, the NFL announced Wednesday.The game was initially scheduled to kick off Thanksgiving night, but was moved after several Ravens players tested positive for coronavirus. In total five players and four staffers have received positive test results this week,…

Soccer Legend Diego Maradona Dead at 60

Soccer Legend Diego Maradona Dead at 60

Archivo El Grafico/Getty ImagesBy CARMEN COX, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60, his longtime agent, Matias Morla, confirmed Wednesday.The legendary midfielder and manager suffered cardiac arrest while at home, the BBC reports. Maradona had recently undergone a successful brain surgery and was  released from hospitalization…

Mike Tyson returns to the ring, but this time, he’s a different man

Mike Tyson returns to the ring, but this time, he’s a different man

ABC NewsBy ASHLEY LOUSZKO and EMILY TAGUCHI, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Mike Tyson, the once undisputed world heavyweight champion boxer, appears to be a different man than he was during the two decades that he reigned in the sport, and he says it’s not just his age.But this weekend, the legendary fighter will be returning…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/24/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/24/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCERNashville 1, Toronto FC 0 (OT)New England 2, Philadelphia 0Seattle 3, Los Angeles FC 1Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Scoreboard roundup — 11/23/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/23/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events:NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUELA Rams 27, Tampa Bay 24Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Scoreboard roundup — 11/22/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/22/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUECarolina 20, Detroit 0Cleveland 22, Philadelphia 17Houston 27, New England 20New Orleans 24, Atlanta 9Pittsburgh 27, Jacksonville 3Tennessee 30, Baltimore 24 (OT)Washington 20, Cincinnati 9Denver 20, Miami 13LA Chargers 34, NY Jets 28Dallas 31, Minnesota 28Indianapolis 34, Green Bay 31 (OT)Kansas…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/19/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/19/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events:NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUESeattle 28, Arizona 21TOP-25 COLLEGE FOOTBALLTulsa 30, Tulane 24 (2OT)Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Why Billie Jean King wants people to think of women as leaders for everyone

Why Billie Jean King wants people to think of women as leaders for everyone

ABC NewsBy KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News(NEW YORK) — When Billie Jean King stepped onto the tennis court at the Houston Racquet Club with eight other women tennis professionals to sign contracts for $1, the moment was bigger than equal rights in tennis, it was an ace for female leadership for years to come.The tennis trailblazer…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/18/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/18/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:No games scheduled.Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

‘GMA’ highlights changes planned for NBA draft night

‘GMA’ highlights changes planned for NBA draft night

Augustas Cetkauskas/iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — The countdown to the NBA season and the league’s draft is on. The 2020 NBA draft is set to take place Wednesday night, with several changes planned. ABC News’ TJ Holmes shares the latest details of how the draft will work this year.Watch the full report from ABC’s Good…

Ravens-Steelers game postponed to Sunday after positive COVID-19 tests

Ravens-Steelers game postponed to Sunday after positive COVID-19 tests

EricVega/iStockBy CARMEN COX, ABC News(NEW YORK) — The Baltimore Steelers will play the Pittsburg Steelers Sunday afternoon, the NFL announced Wednesday.The game was initially scheduled to kick off Thanksgiving night, but was moved after several Ravens players tested positive for coronavirus. In total five players and four staffers have received positive test results this week,…

Soccer Legend Diego Maradona Dead at 60

Soccer Legend Diego Maradona Dead at 60

Archivo El Grafico/Getty ImagesBy CARMEN COX, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Argentine soccer legend Diego Maradona has died at the age of 60, his longtime agent, Matias Morla, confirmed Wednesday.The legendary midfielder and manager suffered cardiac arrest while at home, the BBC reports. Maradona had recently undergone a successful brain surgery and was  released from hospitalization…

Mike Tyson returns to the ring, but this time, he’s a different man

Mike Tyson returns to the ring, but this time, he’s a different man

ABC NewsBy ASHLEY LOUSZKO and EMILY TAGUCHI, ABC News(NEW YORK) — Mike Tyson, the once undisputed world heavyweight champion boxer, appears to be a different man than he was during the two decades that he reigned in the sport, and he says it’s not just his age.But this weekend, the legendary fighter will be returning…

Scoreboard roundup — 11/24/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/24/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCERNashville 1, Toronto FC 0 (OT)New England 2, Philadelphia 0Seattle 3, Los Angeles FC 1Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Scoreboard roundup — 11/23/20

Scoreboard roundup — 11/23/20

iStockBy ABC News(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events:NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUELA Rams 27, Tampa Bay 24Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.