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Source says Cohen near Mets deal as A-Rod out

Billionaire Steve Cohen is in negotiations to purchase the Mets, a source confirmed, while a group led by Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez has withdrawn its bid.

Emotional Paul: Players needed to ‘reset, refocus’

NBPA president Chris Paul said “it’s definitely been a very emotional past couple of days, not only for myself but everyone,” as players took time to “reset” after the death of Jacob Blake and decide if the playoffs would resume.

NBA, PA announce return to play, new initiatives

The NBA and NBPA announced Friday that playoff games would resume Saturday, along with the formation of initiatives to promote voting access, combat social injustice and racial inequality, and advocate for police reform.