The NBA is recommending teams address fans or show videos expressing themes of unity before their first home games, while reminding them of the rule that players must stand for the national anthem.
Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 10:44 PM EDT
Phillies Get 3 Homers to Beat Mets 6-2 on Day Mackanin Fired
Two NASCAR team owners who said they would fire employees who do not stand for the national anthem do not speak for the sport, star driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. said Friday.
Several owners and executives said last...
Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 07:31 PM EDT
Vegas Sheriff: No Evidence Officers Mistreated NFL Player
Police acted appropriately and professionally detaining Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett when he ran from a casino as officers searched for an active shooter following a report of gunfire at an...
O.J. Simpson's attorney says he expects the former football star and actor to be released from a Nevada prison "a few days" after Sunday, the first eligible date for Simpson to be paroled under a decision...
Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 12:46 PM EDT
Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium Nears Completion in S. Korea
Construction has been nearly completed on a controversial stadium that will host the opening and closing ceremonies for next year's Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea.
The Pyeongchang organizing...
Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 08:56 AM EDT
Phil Mickelson Scores Epic Selfie With 3 Presidents
The start of the Presidents Cup gave golf a new Big Three — former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton posing with players and wives on each team in an opening ceremony unlike any other. It...
Friday, Sep 29, 2017 at 07:14 AM EDT
NBA Chief Expects Players to Stand During National Anthem
Adam Silver expects NBA players to continue standing for the national anthem.
Not only because it's a league rule, but because they are aware of what it means in what the commissioner believes is a divided...