Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told The Associated Press on Sunday that the NHL and NHL Players’ Association have agreed on protocols to resume the season. Daly said the sides are still negotiating an extension of the collective bargaining agreement. A CBA extension is crucial to the process, and the league’s board of governors and players’ …

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NEW YORK (AP) — NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly to the AP: League, players reach tentative agreement on protocols to resume season. Source: Fox Sports

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Like many of us, J.D. Martinez really misses baseball right now. And even though the Boston Red Sox and other Major League Baseball teams have begun their respective Summer Camps, the 32-year-old simply cannot wait for games to resume. Of course, it won’t be long until those contests are back, though they’ll only span around …

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees had their Sunday brightened by Masahiro Tanaka, who came to the ballpark and seemed well a day after being hit in the head by Giancarlo Stanton’s line drive. They’re hoping Yankee Stadium’s lights will do the same this week. Encouraged by Tanaka’s progress after Saturday’s scare, the Yankees are …

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The Boston Red Sox stand to benefit from David Price’s decision to opt out of his first season with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Price, who revealed he would opt out Saturday, reportedly was set to earn just shy of $6 million from Boston in 2020. Price, of course, was traded from Boston to Los Angeles …

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A look at what’s happening around European soccer on Monday: ENGLAND Separated by one point, Tottenham and Everton are languishing in midtable and struggling to secure European qualification for next season ahead of their meeting in the Premier League. With just one win in three matches since the restart, 10th-place Tottenham has slipped 10 points …

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Former Cy Young Award winner Félix Hernández has joined the list of major leaguers opting out of the 2020 season due to the coronavirus pandemic, at least temporarily ending the 34-year-old’s bid to revive his career. Stars Christian Yelich of the Milwaukee Brewers and Jose Altuve of the Houston Astros said Sunday they plan to …

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Two days ago, the Cleveland Indians announced their commitment to “engaging our community and appropriate stakeholders to determine the best path forward with regard to our team name.” And Terry Francona is on board with the idea. The Indians veteran manager was asked about the issue during a Zoom call following the team’s Sunday workout. …

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DETROIT (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau pounded protein shakes and lifted iron to transform his body, adding 40 pounds of mass, and changed his game to put a premium on power. The plan is working. With jaw-dropping drives and some clutch putts, DeChambeau won the Rocket Mortgage Classic by three strokes Sunday for his first victory …

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ST. LOUIS — Prospect Elehuris Montero is the latest Cardinals player to test positive for COVID-19, the team announced Sunday. The 21-year-old third baseman, who spent most of last season at Double-A Springfield and is ranked as the organization’s No. 7 prospect by MLB Pipeline, is currently asymptomatic according to president of baseball operations John …

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