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Will we have a 2021 nfl season?
The NFL’s current collective bargaining agreement is set to expire following the 2020 season. According San Francisco cornerback Richard Sherman, a lockout will come with it.“It’s going to happen, so it’s not like guys are guessing,” said San Francisco’s player representative on September 6th about whether he believes there will be a lockout in 2021, per The Washington Post.
THE SUPERSTAR EFFECT: COMPARING THE IMPACTS OF LEBRON AND RONALDO'S RESPECTIVE FRANCHISE CHANGES
On July 10, 2018, just two months after Spanish soccer powerhouse Real Madrid won their record thirteenth (and third straight) Champions League title, superstar winger Cristiano Ronaldo confirmed what many pundits had rumored to be true: He had just played his last game for Los Blancos. Looking to take on a new challenge and completely alter the steady trajectory of his career, Ronaldo soon joined storied Italian club Juventus. Not two weeks earlier, basketball megastar Lebron James had announced his decision to take his talents to Long Beach to sign with the LA Lakers, making him just the latest––and perhaps the greatest––NBA star to don the famed purple and gold.
THE LE'VEON BELL HOLDOUT - IMPLICATIONS AND ANALYSIS
It happens quite often in the four major American sports - a player has a contract dispute, to which the team most often responds by either meeting the player’s demand, compromising with the player, or refusing the player’s demand by either trading/releasing him.