'Highly likely' Lakers fans sparked LA spike, Sport News & Top Stories

Tanya Simon
October 28, 2020

He notified the dugout or clubhouse, and Turner was removed from the game after the seventh inning. "The trainer telling me that he had to come out immediately, because he tested positive", Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts said of the situation.

Los Angeles Lakers fans who convened at their homes and outside the Staples Center to celebrate the team's NBA Championship victory may have contributed to the LA County's increase in COVID-19 cases. He'll probably be working out with us. but I just don't expect guys to want to be there, or show up willingly. "But it was really insane", Roberts said.

"[Turner] wanted to come out and take a picture with the trophy", Friedman said (via the Wall Street Journal).

Turner ended up spending around 20 minutes on the field and even hugged his teammates.

But then, to the shock and horror of baseball fans, Turner inexplicably returned to the field for the postgame celebration.

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Liverpool winger, Mohamed Salah , scored in the second match day of the UEFA Champions League as the Reds beat FC Midtjylland 2-0. He played pretty much all the games since he's been here in the past three years", he added.

Thanks to everyone reaching out! "I feel great, no symptoms at all", he wrote.

With the Los Angeles Lakers just coming off having won the National Basketball Association championship on October 11, Danny Green doesn't expect LeBron James and some of his other veteran teammates to be on the floor every night if the new season begins on December 22. "I think most guys, if you say they're starting in December, I think they're like, 'I'm not going to be there.' Because we have a lot of vets on our team. So proud of this team & unbelievably happy for the City of LA".

James, 35, helped the Lakers to their first championship in 10 years after topping the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals inside the Orlando bubble amid the coronavirus pandemic earlier this month.

The Dodgers had played 5,014 regular season games and were in their 114th postseason game since Orel Hershiser struck out Oakland's Tony Phillips for the final out of the World Series in 1988, the same year Kershaw - the three-time NL Cy Young Award victor who won Games 1 and 5 of this Series - was born in nearby Dallas.

The Los Angeles Dodgers are the favourites to beat the Tampa Bay Rays and clinch Major League Baseball's World Series this week, leaving the local health authorities concerned about gatherings.

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