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Macon Mayhem announces new ownership group

The Macon Mayhem hockey team announced a new ownership group Monday.

MLB plans 60-game slate, shortest since 1878, as union balks

Major League Baseball plans to unilaterally issue a 60-game schedule for its shortest season since 1878 after the players’ association rejected a negotiated deal of the same length, putting the sport on track for a combative return to the field amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Blaney wins at Talladega after NASCAR unites behind Wallace

Ryan Blaney held onto the lead after a restart with two laps to go, earning his second straight win at Talladega Superspeedway on a day that began with NASCAR drivers throwing their support behind Bubba Wallace.

Southeastern Conference pushing Mississippi to change flag

The Southeastern Conference is considering barring league championship events in Mississippi until the state changes its Confederate-based flag.

Police: Ex-NFL player charged with raping UGA student

Authorities say a former NFL player and University of Georgia football standout has been arrested and charged with raping a student.

NASCAR bans Confederate flag from its races and properties

NASCAR has banned the Confederate flag from all events and properties.

NASCAR set to allow fans back in Florida, Alabama

NASCAR will allow a limited number of fans to return to races later this month amid the pandemic.

Todd Gurley passes physical with Falcons, impresses Ryan

Running back Todd Gurley has passed his physical with the Atlanta Falcons.

Georgia AD Greg McGarity given 1-year contract extension

Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity has been given a one-year contract extension.

NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

The NBA’s Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at the Disney campus near Orlando, Florida.

Jake Fromm apologizes for using words “elite white people” in 2019 text exchange

Former Houston County Bear and UGA Bulldog Jake Fromm is apologizing for using the words "elite white people" in a text message exchange.

Unadilla’s David Ragan to compete in Truck Series race at Atlanta

Unadilla's David Ragan will compete in the upcoming NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.