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SiriusXM keeping sports fans entertained during hiatus

When you oversee 19 sports stations, radio programming is a daily challenge. During a pandemic, it can become like throwing a no-hitter, scoring a hat trick and winning a NASCAR race all in one.

Just ask Steve Cohen, SiriusXM’s senior vice president for sports, whose company broadcasts everything from baseball to hockey to soccer to football to golf to, well, you get the idea.

Cohen and his team had to devise plans for the 19 sports channels SiriusXM radio produces. Some stations have kept their programming lineup in the two months since the pandemic halted sports. Other channels taped shows

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Positive sports stories if coronavirus news has bummed you out

Welcome to the Yahoo Sports good news tracker, where we shine a little sunshine amid the dreary news taking over our news feeds. Even though basically everything is canceled due to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, there is still awesome stuff happening in the world of sports.

Prepare to feel warm and fuzzy. And check back in when you need a pick-me-up.

Chicago White Sox outfielder Eloy Jimenez donated $1,000 to every employee at a local bridal shop, according to James Fegan of The Athletic.

That bridal shop, Novias Davila, has started making face masks to hand out to those in … Read more