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Rapinoe opens up about kneeling

Women’s national team and Seattle Reign FC midfielder Megan Rapinoe opened up about protesting and kneeling during the national anthem in an interview with BBC’s World Football show. Rapinoe became…

Portland Deli Refuses to Show NFL Game due to player kneeling

Owner Iraj “Ira” Rafei says he now refuses to show the games because NFL players are disrespecting the American flag and anthem. But after Trump wistfully dreamed of a day…

Bryant says he would kneel during national anthem

Appearing on The Hollywood Reporter’s Awards Chatter podcast on Wednesday, the retired Los Angeles Lakers star was asked what he would do during the anthem if he were still in…

Woods more valuable as endorser than player

Tiger Woods isn’t playing much golf these days, but that’s apparently not affecting his impact as a product endorser. After years with the Nike swoosh emblazoned on his golf ball,…

NBA sent a memo late Friday to teams reinforcing its rule that players and coaches stand

The NBA sent a memo late Friday to teams reinforcing its rule that players and coaches stand for the national anthem, and suggesting other ways in which they might address…

Warriors get shunned by president Trump

He’d had all morning to decide how to respond to being called out in a tweet by President Donald Trump and disinvited to celebrate the Warriors’ NBA title at the…