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Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 04:57 PM CDT

WWII Vet, 97, Takes a Knee to Support NFL Protests

WWII Vet, 97, Takes a Knee to Support NFL Protests

A photo of a 97-year-old WWII veteran kneeling to show solidarity with protesting NFL players is being shared widely on social media after the vet's grandson posted it to Twitter Sunday night.

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 05:41 PM CDT

NBA Players Express Frustration With Trump's Words

NBA Players Express Frustration With Trump's Words

LeBron James is not backing down on his comments about President Donald Trump, and countless other players and coaches in the NBA made it clear at media days around the league Monday that they are equally fed up...

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By Sadef Kully

Memorable Protests by Athletes Through the Years

After President Donald Trump demanded that the NFL fire athletes who do not stand...View gallery

  • 1968 Summer Olympics
  • Muhammad Ali
  • 1972 Summer Olympics
Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 09:52 AM CDT

MLB Star Jose Fernandez Remembered 1 Year After Death

MLB Star Jose Fernandez Remembered 1 Year After Death

Jose Fernandez's close friends and family members, including his mother, say September 25th doesn't feel any different for them because every day since the Marlins pitcher's death has been just as painful. Mon...

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 04:14 PM CDT

Brady: Trump's Comments on NFL Player Protest Are 'Divisive'

Brady: Trump's Comments on NFL Player Protest Are 'Divisive'

They may be friends, but New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is speaking out against President Donald Trump's comments regarding National Football League players kneeling during the national anthem. Bra...

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 01:32 PM CDT

Jordan Addresses Trump's Battle With Sports World: Report

Jordan Addresses Trump's Battle With Sports World: Report

Add Michael Jordan to the list of sports figures addressing President Donald Trump's comments about national anthem protests and activist athletes.

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 06:53 AM CDT

NFL Players Protest During National Anthem

NFL Players Protest During National Anthem

AP reporters counted more than 200 NFL players who did not stand during the national anthem before their games on Sunday. Six refused to stand the week before, mainly protesting police brutality.

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 12:20 PM CDT

No NASCAR Anthem Protests After Executives' Warnings

No NASCAR Anthem Protests After Executives' Warnings

It appeared no drivers, crew or other team members protested during the national anthem Sunday prior to a race at New Hampshire Motorspeedway, earning praise from President Donald Trump. Several team owners and...

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 09:12 PM CDT

Wade Bought Out by Bulls, According to Reports

Wade Bought Out by Bulls, According to Reports

According to multiple reports, the Chicago Bulls have reached a buyout agreement with forward Dwyane Wade.

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 08:12 PM CDT

Elliott Sets NFL Record With Game-Winning Kick for Eagles

Elliott Sets NFL Record With Game-Winning Kick for Eagles

Lyons Township alum Jake Elliott appeared in his second career NFL game on Sunday, and he made it one to remember as he nailed the game-winning kick for the Philadelphia Eagles against the New York Giants.

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