Cealey Godwin didn’t have to look far for her latest “Ceal of Approval” recipient, shouting out a prominent member of the Boston Celtics on Tuesday for an amazing gesture amid the global fight against COVID-19. “He’s an All-Star doing All-Star-like things. It’s Jayson Tatum giving back to not one, but two communities greatly impacted by …

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C.T. Pan could become a footnote in history at Augusta National. Imagine qualifying for his first Masters and then having to wait 571 days before he can hear the most understated announcement in golf. “Fore, please. C.T. Pan now driving.” One week after Tiger Woods slipped on a fifth green jacket, Pan won the RBC …

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Throughout this week, NASCAR drivers will compete at iconic venues in the Short Track iRacing Challenge, which will be broadcast on NBCSN. From Monday through Wednesday, six drivers will participate in two timed races at a famous short track. Each night will feature a different track with a different set of drivers. The top two …

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<img class="caas-img has-preview" alt="NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. (Bruce Bennett / Getty Images)” src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/imnshRiJS2P4fBraxHzJQA–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42NjY2NjY2NjY2NjY3/https://media.zenfs.com/en/la_times_articles_853/2b2cf508fab3327874dc70f69bafe16f” data-src=”https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/imnshRiJS2P4fBraxHzJQA–/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjt3PTY0MDtoPTQyNi42NjY2NjY2NjY2NjY3/https://media.zenfs.com/en/la_times_articles_853/2b2cf508fab3327874dc70f69bafe16f”>NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. (Bruce Bennett / Getty Images) A third player on the Colorado Avalanche has tested positive for COVID-19, the NHL announced Tuesday, not long after Commissioner Gary Bettman acknowledged for the first time that it might not be possible …

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With the NBA, NHL, NASCAR and other major sports leagues and sporting events suspended or canceled, what better time to take a look back at some iconic sports moments? Each day, we’ll deliver One Thing to Watch. When you think about the modern NBA – which includes a heavy emphasis on shooting the three – …

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For the first time since halting play four weeks ago, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman raised the possibility Tuesday of not completing the regular season in order to squeeze in time to award the Stanley Cup. Bettman also acknowledged during an interview with NBCSN the league is considering having games played at neutral sites in the …

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BERLIN (AP) — The Qatari government said Tuesday it has implemented widespread measures to protect immigrant workers from the coronavirus, after a German documentary highlighted that ongoing construction of World Cup infrastructure raised the risk of infections. The government said in a statement to The Associated Press that it is providing free healthcare and a …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — It has long seemed like a virtual certainty that the Redskins will take Chase Young with the second pick in the NFL draft. If the Cincinnati Bengals select LSU quarterback Joe Burrow first overall as expected, the Ohio State pass-rusher and Heisman Trophy finalist would fall into Washington’s lap. The Redskins have …

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Burton and Carl Edwards were among the new nominees for NASCAR’s next Hall of Fame class announced Tuesday under a revamped voting protocol. Voters for 11 years elected five members per class first from a list of 25 candidates; it was trimmed to 20 beginning with the …

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Kevin Garnett may have called the Minnesota Timberwolves home for 14 seasons, but there seems to be some bad blood between him and team owner Glen Taylor. The former NBA forward will have his number retired by the Boston Celtics next season. And during an interview with The Athletic’s Shams Charania, Garnett not only talked …

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