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ICYMI – TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF JUL 19 – JUL 24, 2020
ICYMI - TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF JUL 19 - JUL 24, 2020

By Cosmos Sports | July 24, 2020

Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week.

Flu deaths rise when a city gets a new pro sports team: study

Study reveals the number of flu deaths increases when a city gets a new pro sports team leading to further discussions about the impact of COVID. FULL STORY

Blue Jays could share MLB ballpark with another team for 60-game season

After the Canadian government denies play in Toronto for the Blue Jays, the MLB team is now looking for a new location to host their upcoming home games. FULL STORY

Toronto Wolfpack withdraw from remainder of 2020 season

The impact of COVID-19 on the sports industry is becoming increasingly evident as the Toronto Wolfpack withdraw from the 2020 season due to financial challenges. FULL STORY

Two NHL players tested positive for COVID-19 during first week of training camps

Adding to the list of 43 NHL players who have tested positive since June 8th, two new players have reported positive results within first week of training. FULL STORY

NBA says no players in bubble have tested positive for COVID-19 so far

NBA announces no players have reported testing positive as of July 13 showing the Walt Disney World bubble to hold strong. FULL STORY

Total of 59 players test positive for COVID-19: NFL Union

59 NFL players have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of their training camp beginning July 28th. FULL STORY

Blue Jays rejected by second government entity

COVID concerns continue to follow the Blue Jays after Pennsylvania rejection leaves the team without a home field option days before the start of the season. FULL STORY

ICYMI - TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF JUL 19 - JUL 24, 2020

By Cosmos Sports | July 24, 2020

Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week.

Flu deaths rise when a city gets a new pro sports team: study

Study reveals the number of flu deaths increases when a city gets a new pro sports team leading to further discussions about the impact of COVID. FULL STORY

Blue Jays could share MLB ballpark with another team for 60-game season

After the Canadian government denies play in Toronto for the Blue Jays, the MLB team is now looking for a new location to host their upcoming home games. FULL STORY

Toronto Wolfpack withdraw from remainder of 2020 season

The impact of COVID-19 on the sports industry is becoming increasingly evident as the Toronto Wolfpack withdraw from the 2020 season due to financial challenges. FULL STORY

Two NHL players tested positive for COVID-19 during first week of training camps

Adding to the list of 43 NHL players who have tested positive since June 8th, two new players have reported positive results within first week of training. FULL STORY

NBA says no players in bubble have tested positive for COVID-19 so far

NBA announces no players have reported testing positive as of July 13 showing the Walt Disney World bubble to hold strong. FULL STORY

Total of 59 players test positive for COVID-19: NFL Union

59 NFL players have tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of their training camp beginning July 28th. FULL STORY

Blue Jays rejected by second government entity

COVID concerns continue to follow the Blue Jays after Pennsylvania rejection leaves the team without a home field option days before the start of the season. FULL STORY