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    The sports community was rattled on Tuesday shortly after news broke that golf legend Tiger Woods was involved in a serious car wreck. Woods, 45, suffered "multiple leg injuries" after being involved in a "single-vehicle roll-over" collision on the border of Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes at around 7:12 a.m. local time, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department and his agent Mark Steinberg.  TIGER WOODS INVOLVED IN LOS ANGELES CAR CRASH, FIRST-RESPONDERS NEEDED ‘JAWS OF LIFE’ TO REMOVE HIM Woods, who recently underwent his fifth back surgery, was still in surgery as of Tuesday afternoon.  The circumstances surrounding the crash were not immediately clear but the sports community took to social media to share their thoughts and prayers.   CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COMPaulina Dedaj is a writer/ reporter for Fox News. Follow her on Twitter @PaulinaDedaj.
    It’s official. The New York Times reports: “Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, taking office at a moment of profound economic, health and political crises with a promise to seek unity after a tumultuous four years that tore at the fabric of American society.” Relateds: “America’s ‘grit’: Amy Klobuchar’s full speech at Joe Biden’s inauguration” [Pioneer Press] “Trump pardons Minnesota man who served time for drug offense” [MPR] “Pardoned By Trump: Wis. Man Who Is Ex-Boyfriend Of Deported Russian Agent” [WCCO] Tragedy at St. Paul homeless encampment. The Star Tribune’s Paul Walsh reports: “Fire at a homeless encampment Wednesday morning in downtown St. Paul killed one person and injured another, authorities said. The blaze along Shepard Road between Jackson and N. Sibley streets was reported to police about 7:30 a.m.” Article continues after advertisement Even after 400,000 dead. WCCO reports: “A group of...
    Pregnant Fantasia Barrino Reveals Sex of Third Child Best places to live when you can work from anywhere A blow to the heart and to the gut: Los Angeles Lakers LeBron James responds to Jacob Blake ruling In between helping the Los Angeles Lakers win an NBA championship. LeBron James spent his energy on the NBA’s quarantined campus speaking out on systemic racism. Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress & Anxiety Away Ad Microsoft This is a slam dunk if you want a one-card wallet in 2021 Ad Microsoft Full screen 1/14 SLIDES © Ron Chenoy, USA TODAY Sports Jan. 5: The Minnesota Timberwolves' Jake Layman (10) fouls the Denver Nuggets' JaMychal...
    ^ Keep Westword Free Support Us I Support Local Community Journalism Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free. Support Us Who's going to be sorry to say so long to 2020? From the coronavirus pandemic that's killed thousands of Coloradans — and counting — to the blazes that ravaged so much of the state to the demonstrations that marched through a deserted downtown, this has been a real dumpster fire of a year. One with too much action to confine to a single roundup. So we've dumped the action into a series of stories, which you can read here: "The Ten Biggest Colorado Political Stories of 2020" "The Ten Biggest Denver Political Stories of 2020""The Ten Biggest Sports Stories of 2020""The Ten Biggest Marijuana Stories of 2020" "The Ten Biggest Restaurant and Food Stories of 2020" ...
    ^ Keep Westword Free Support Us I Support Local Community Journalism Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free. Support Us Early on, the COVID-19 pandemic seemed likely to result in the shortest sports season in Colorado history — under three months, from January 1, 2020, to the stretch in March when one event after another was canceled. In the end, though, plenty of athletic contests eventually happened, albeit in fits and starts, and always under a viral cloud, and sports created big news in other ways, too. Here are the ten biggest sports stories in Colorado in 2020: Related Stories The Ten Biggest Colorado Political Stories of 2020 The Ten Biggest Marijuana Stories of 2020 The Ten Biggest Restaurant and Food Stories of 2020 Denver Nuggets Reach the NBA Western Conference FinalsThe March 11 game between the...
    This is America: Stop gaslighting me with the Asian model minority myth Roku, HBO Max finally strike deal (yes, youll be able to stream Wonder Woman 1984) NBA Foundation to donate $2 million to organizations helping the Black community The NBA Foundation plans to donate $2 million in grant money to seven different organizations aimed to increase educational and economic opportunities in the Black community. Dates to circle in the NBAs first half schedule USA TODAY SPORTS See more videos SHARE SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL What to watch next Early NFL headlines: Chiefs win AFC west division USA TODAY SPORTS LSU upset leads to Florida tumble in Amway Coaches Poll USA TODAY SPORTS Unifying moment: ESPNs Sage Steele explains why Army-Navy is greatest rivalry in sports USA TODAY SPORTS He works his you know what off: ESPNs Sage Steele defends Stephen...
    Out of crisis, creativity. Director of vocal pedagogy at the University of Colorado Boulder John Seesholtz and Houston-based musicologist Matthew J. Jones will present Music and HIV/AIDS — A Look at Then and Now, an interdisciplinary discussion via Zoom at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, October 12. During the free event, they'll look at the intersection of music and the HIV/AIDS crisis. "I think that it is very important that we have this discussion about the AIDS epidemic as we face our current COVID pandemic," Seesholtz says. "There are several parallels in the USA, as many in our sphere have become enraged about the idea of wearing masks, as well as a stigma in the religious community as lines have been blurred between politics and religion. The fear and anxiety of those facing HIV and AIDS in the 1980s and early ’90s are not widespread among many communities across the globe. I believe history allows...
    Getty Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers. After lacking the postseason the final two seasons, the Pittsburgh Steelers will look to make a return to the playoffs with a wholesome Ben Roethlisberger below heart and a protection that has the potential to be among the many finest models within the NFL. In 2020, Steelers video games can be televised on CBS (9 video games), Fox (Three video games), NBC (2 video games) or ESPN (2 video games). The total schedule may be discovered beneath. When you’ve lower the cable wire, right here’s how you can watch each Steelers recreation stay on-line with out cable in 2020, together with choices for in-market or out-of-market viewers:Heavy could earn an affiliate fee in the event you enroll through a hyperlink on this web pageNotice: Nationally televised video games rely as in market NFL Channels Included:...
    Getty Operating again Saquon Barkley and quarterback Daniel Jones of the New York Giants. After three straight seasons failing to achieve six wins, the New York Giants are hoping one other 12 months of development for Daniel Jones and new head coach Joe Choose can get them again in rivalry within the NFC East in 2020. This season, Giants video games will probably be televised on Fox (11 video games), CBS (Three sport) or ESPN (2 video games). The complete schedule will be discovered under. If you happen to’ve lower the cable twine, right here’s find out how to watch each Giants sport reside on-line with out cable in 2020, together with choices for in-market or out-of-market viewers:Heavy might earn an affiliate fee in the event you enroll through a hyperlink on this web pageObserve: Nationally televised video games depend as in...
    Getty Minnesota Vikings QB Kirk Cousins The Minnesota Vikings need to construct on final yr’s playoff run with a revamped protection and plenty of acquainted faces on offense. In 2020, Vikings video games will probably be televised on Fox (11 video games), CBS (Three video games), NBC (1 recreation) or ESPN (1 recreation). The complete schedule may be discovered under. Should you’ve minimize the cable wire, right here’s the right way to watch each Vikings recreation reside on-line with out cable in 2020, together with choices for in-market or out-of-market viewers:Heavy might earn an affiliate fee if you happen to join through a hyperlink on this web pageNotice: Nationally televised video games depend as in market NFL Channels Included: Fox, CBS, NBC, ESPN and NFL Community in FuboTV Household; NFL Redzone in Sports activities Plus add-on. CBS, Fox and NBC can be...
    Getty Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew. The Jacksonville Jaguars will open their season on Sept. 13, after they host the Indianapolis Colts. In 2020, Jaguars video games will likely be televised on CBS (12 video games), Fox (Three video games) or NFL Community (1 sport). The total schedule will be discovered beneath. In case you’ve reduce the cable twine, right here’s how you can watch each Jaguars sport reside on-line with out cable in 2020, together with choices for in-market or out-of-market viewers:Heavy could earn an affiliate fee in the event you join by way of a hyperlink on this web pageWord: Nationally televised video games rely as in market NFL Channels Included: CBS, Fox, NBC, ESPN and NFL Community in FuboTV Household; NFL Redzone in Sports activities Plus add-on. CBS, Fox and NBC can be found in Jacksonville and most surrounding...
    Getty Iowa State QB Brock Purdy. Matt Campbell and the Iowa State Cyclones enter the 2020 season among the many favorites to problem Oklahoma within the Massive 12. Their 2020 TV schedule isn’t utterly finalized, however Iowa State video games can be televised on both ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, Fox, Fox Sports activities 1 or ESPN+. You’ll want a subscription to look at any ESPN+ video games, however right here’s the way to watch each different Iowa State soccer recreation stay on-line with out cable in 2020:Heavy might earn an affiliate fee should you enroll through a hyperlink on this web pageIowa State Soccer Channels Included: ABC (stay in choose markets), ESPN, ESPN2, Fox (stay in choose markets) and Fox Sports activities 1 in FuboTV Household; ESPNU in Sports activities Plus add-on Worth After Free Trial: $64.99 per 30 days for FuboTV...
    SPORT is nothing without fans, but it's going to be some time yet before stadiums nationwide can welcome back supporters in person. With coronavirus infection rates on the rise in England, the government has stepped in to introduce new rules as of July 31. 2Socially distanced fans this week at The OvalCredit: PA:Press Association What are the new rules? New measures were set to come into force from August 1, with pilot schemes in force to see fans returning to stadiums across the UK. These included at The Oval for cricket, where 1,000 socially-distanced spectators took to the stands for Surrey vs Middlesex. But speaking at a Downing Street press conference today, Boris Johnson said such trials "must pause" as Britain looks to prevent a second wave. As such, it puts into serious doubt fans being present at Wembley for the Community Shield on August 29 between Liverpool and the...
    SPORT is nothing without fans, but it's going to be some time yet before stadiums nationwide can welcome back supporters in person. With coronavirus infection rates on the rise in England, the government has stepped in to introduce new rules as of July 31. 2Socially distanced fans this week at The OvalCredit: PA:Press Association What are the new rules? New measures were set to come into force from August 1, with pilot schemes in force to see fans returning to stadiums across the UK. These included at The Oval for cricket, where 1,000 socially-distanced spectators took to the stands for Surrey vs Middlesex. But speaking at a Downing Street press conference today, Boris Johnson said such trials "must pause" as Britain looks to prevent a second wave. As such, it puts into serious doubt fans being present at Wembley for the Community Shield on August 29 between Liverpool and the...
    BRAZILIAN stunner Valentina Sampaio has made history to become the first transgender model to appear in Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue. The 23-year-old confirmed that she will be part of the historic issue on Friday. 2 The news was announced on FridayCredit: Josie Clough/ SPORTS ILLUSTRATED In an emotional Instagram post, the model wrote: "I am excited and honored to be part of the iconic Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. "The team at SI has created yet another groundbreaking issue by bringing together a diverse set of multitalented, beautiful women in a creative and dignified way. "I was born trans in a remote, humble fishing village in northern Brazil. "Brazil is a beautiful country, but it also hosts the highest number of violent crimes and murders against the trans community in the world—three times that of the U.S. "Being trans usually means facing closed doors to peoples’ hearts and minds. We face...
    Brazilian model Valentina Sampaio has made history by becoming the first transgender woman to grace the pages of the iconic Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.  The 23-year-old trailblazer, who has also posed for Victoria's Secret, will appear in the publication's 2020 issue after being photographed by Josie Clough in Scrub Island in the British Virgin Islands.  Valentina will be joining Brooks Nader, Jospehine Skriver, Lorena Duran, Kim Riekenberg, Marquita Pring, Anita Marshall, and Hyunjoo Hwang as one of the eight Rookie models featured in this year's edition, which hits newsstands on July 21.   Breaking boundaries: Brazilian model Valentina Sampaio is the first transgender woman to appear in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue  Stunning: The 23-year-old, who has also posed for Victoria's Secret, was photographed by Josie Clough in Scrub Island in the British Virgin Islands for her spread In a statement to DailyMail.com,  Sports Illustrated Swimsuit editor MJ Day has revealed that the magazine...
    New York — Clubs with references to Native American peoples have been at the center of the controversy The â € œTomahawk Chopâ € is one of the most distinctive choreographies in baseball. Photo:Streeter Lecka / . While the Washington Redskins in the NFL have been under strong pressure from their sponsors to change the name of their team and Cleveland Indians in the Major Leagues already consider having a new nickname, Atlanta Braves do not plan to make changes to their identity. In recent days, the controversy regarding name of sports teams with allusions to the native peoples of the United States has been rising as an extension of the anti-racist movement “Black Lives Matter”, which is not only being adopted by the Afro-descendant community, but also by other minorities that feel confronted. According to the Braves, their organization honor, support and value the...
    Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, called Drew Brees’ apology for his remarks about kneeling during the national anthem on Thursday “sadly predictable.” Brees told Yahoo Finance on Wednesday he would never agree with the gesture of kneeling during the national anthem as a form of protest. The New Orleans Saints quarterback was met with backlash among his teammates and other players across the sports world, which led the backpedaling. DREW BREES APOLOGIZES AFTER VISCERAL BACKLASH OVER STANCE AGAINST KNEELING DURING NATIONAL ANTHEM Cruz, however, appeared to be upset with Brees’ apology. “Sadly predictable. Pro sports have become PC speech police, terrified of offending the angry Left. Words you can no longer say in today’s NFL: ‘I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America....,’” Cruz wrote. In a lengthy Instagram message, Brees said he made comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark on what we are facing...
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