"Players were never in danger of not getting paid", a league spokeswoman told Bloomberg News in response to that story.
"Without a new, nine-figure investor, nobody is sure what would have happened", a source with knowledge of the situation told The Athletic.
The Alliance of American Football has a new, big-money backer. "You can always tell people their checks are going to be a little late, but how many are going to show up on the weekend for games when they don't see anything hit their bank accounts on Friday?" However, a report from The Athletic says the league has actually been running short on cash and risked not being able to pay its players.
That investment, $250 million came from Tom Dundon, the owner of the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes. It didn't provide additional details on the terms.
February's Supermoon Is The Brightest And Biggest Of The Year
The full moon - also dubbed the "Super Snow Moon" is the second of three supermoon events in the first three months of the year. So, brace yourselves for this stunning spectacle, because every full moon after this would just be further away from our planet.
CDC: 'Zombie deer disease' spreading in US could infect humans
Osterhold likening CWD to Mad Cow Disease which swept through the United Kingdom in the 1980s and 1990s, killing over 150 people. So far CWD has primarily blossomed in northern Colorado and southern Wyoming, and it's been spreading further afield ever since.
We've reached the second weekend of the Alliance of American Football, a league that has given hardcore football fans an alternative now that the NFL season is over - and the football was mostly entertaining in the first week.
Per Statista, the NFL's revenue has grown from $4.28 billion in 2001 to $13.8 billion in 2017. As Jeff Pearlman/The Washington Post explained, owners in the USFL and World Football League didn't have as much money as they acted like they did - some WFL teams ran out of cash before the first season was over. With several former Louisville football players already on rosters for the Atlanta Legends and Memphis Express, the league has my interest even more. It would be a needless shame if it were to close down, and the larger league should take an operating interest to prevent that from happening.
Snowfall is expected to continue through much of the day on Wednesday , potentially with rates around 1 inch per hour. Expect snow covered roads and unsafe travel conditions from 10pm tonight through at least 7am Wednesday .
Le parquet de Créteil constate que " les accusations portées par Mme Halloin sur le comportement violent [de M. Caubère] ne sont corroborées par aucun élément objectif ", comme un certificat médical ou des SMS.
Italian designer Donatella Versace led the tributes among fashion's leading players as news of Lagerfeld's death broke. In this November 30, 1953 photo, Karl Lagerfeld poses with an unidentified model in Germany, city not known.
The good news for Woods: the sun was shining on Saturday and expected to continue doing so for the rest of the day. Thomas had to finish off six holes of his second round on Saturday, while Australian Scott had seven left.
Walmart's performance is encouraging after a dismal government report on December sales from USA retailers. Walmart's USA online sales for the first nine months of its latest fiscal year totaled $10.2 billion.
Honest love only craves connection, unity and truth. "Girl, how do you change diapers", one curious social media follower asked. She continued: "There are more serious things to discuss".
N. Korea, US look set for Hanoi talks on summit agenda
President Donald Trump will settle for any deal that can be sold to voters at home and skips on full denuclearization. He was in charge of the affairs for the Singapore summit in June a year ago between the leaders of the two sides.
CNN to host Bernie Sanders at 2020 town hall
Other Democratic presidential hopefuls also share concerns about going nuclear to kill the filibuster, including Sens. Warren has already launched her campaign and has planned an aggressive swing through the early primary states.
" "La mode pleure son " génie " — Karl Lagerfeld
Ce que le petit garçon avait pourtant asséné à son prestigieux parrain à l'effarement de chacun, devant un Karl Lagerfeld amusé. Le nom Karl Lagerfeld se transforme en une véritable mine d'or, que l'homme au catogan fait fructifier sans limites.
Samsung plans triple S10 smartphone launch to rival Apple
The official tweet from Samsung India mentioned 3X Power which could be referring to triple camera setup on the rear. The leaked render reveals that the Galaxy A50 will come with a display having a waterdrop-shaped notch up top.