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NFL's policy could mean a new playbook on…

Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall

Lawmakers: Funding, urgency lacking in Olympic…

Lawmakers find funding, urgency lacking in Olympic sex-abuse crisis

North Carolina's Luke Maye Will Return For Senior…

Luke Maye announced on Instagram Thursday that he is removing his name from the NBA draft pool to return to North Carolina for his senior season.

Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA…

The Houston Rockets, known for their vaunted offense, have used stingy defense to move within one game of eliminating defending champion Golden State Warriors

Boland leaves position at USTA to take Baylor coaching job

Brian Boland is leaving his position as head of men's tennis for the U.S. Tennis Association's player development to return to college tennis as the coach at Baylor

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President Trump Praises The NFL For Its New…

During an interview with "Fox and Friends," Trump said, "You have to stand proudly for the national anthem."

NFL Team Chairman Says He'll Pay Fines If Players…

The team's chairman said he would prefer players stand for the anthem but that he understands if they feel a need to protest.

Trump pardons late boxer Jack Johnson a century…

President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction

Astros' Morton stays unbeaten with 8-2 win over…

Charlie Morton runs record to 7-0, Alex Bregman, Jake Marisnick hit 3-run homers as Astros roll past Indians 8-2

Letter: USA Taekwondo wasn't shy about punishing…

USA Taekwondo produces letter that shows it was not shy about punishing Lopez brothers

Will Sterling Brown's Lawsuit Yield Any Positive…

Milwaukee Bucks rookie Sterling Brown was tased by police in a parking lot and is now suing despite the low chances of reaching a verdict. Could his lawsuit still be a vehicle for advocacy and police reform?

Argentine tennis player cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015

Argentine tennis player Nicolas Kicker cited for fixing 2 matches in 2015; punishment to come

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Head Of USA Gymnastics Apologizes For 'Horrific…

Her apology comes a day after the U.S. Olympic Committee said it was providing a $1.3 billion grant for survivors of sexual abuse.

Jutanugarn, Masson, Kang, Olson share LPGA Tour…

Moriya Jutanugarn, Caroline Masson, Danielle Kang and Amy Olson shot 6-under 66 to share the first-round lead in the LPGA Tour's Volvik Championship

USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes

NFL: New National Anthem Policy has Significant…

SI Legal Analyst Michael McCann says union labor laws open the door for significant legal challenges to the NFL's new mandates regarding the National Anthem.

Serena could face Sharapova in 4th round at…

Serena Williams could face Maria Sharapova in the fourth round of the French Open on her return to Grand Slam tennis from maternity leave

Kevin Na thinks new AT&T Byron Nelson site is…

Oldest in majors, Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon…

Texas pitcher Bartolo Colon has turned 45 years old

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USA Gymnastics VP Faehn out amid fallout from…

USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes

How Will NFLPA Respond to New National Anthem…

The NFLPA says it will challenge the owners' new anthem rules. But The MMQB's Jonathan Jones says the broader problem stems from the owners' racial insensitivities.