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Adam Silver Discusses Anthem Protests, Warriors Skipping White House, More

Adam Silver Discusses Anthem Protests, Warriors Skipping White House, More

Unlike the NFL, the NBA has a rule that expressly prohibits kneeling during the playing of the national anthem: Players, coaches, and trainers must be present, stand, and line up in a dignified posture along the foul lines during the playing of the American and/or Canadian national anthems.


Sebastian Vettel Will Bounce Back After Singapore Crash

Sebastian Vettel Will Bounce Back After Singapore Crash

From the Formula One (F1) drivers point of view, racing at the Sepang International Circuit (SIC) is the most challenging because of its design and also the weather factors. "Obviously on Sunday all three of us were unhappy, but you move on". "With a collision at the start like that, I think we all three... after the race, we had to face the stewards".


Lynch, Kaepernick jerseys are doormats as Missouri bar targets protests during anthem

Lynch, Kaepernick jerseys are doormats as Missouri bar targets protests during anthem

Burle tells the station he meant no personal harm by the display. "It's not a race thing", he said. In a follow-up interview with KOMU, Burle said his bar caters to and honors veterans of the armed forces. One jersey was of Oakland Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch and the other was of former San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick , and together the makeshift doormat read "Lynch" "Kaepernick".


Louisiana High School to Punish Athletes for Protesting During Anthem

Louisiana High School to Punish Athletes for Protesting During Anthem

Last weekend, the majority of NFL teams saw players taking a knee during the national anthem. Principal Waylon Bates of Parkway High School in Bossier, La. Days after Donald Trump urged the owners of professional sports teams to fire any player who protests during the recitation of the national anthem, public schools in at least one state have issued statements threatening to punish any student who protests against racism and police brutality at school-sanctioned sporting events.


Man Utd legend Keane: United are back! They're ready to win titles

Man Utd legend Keane: United are back! They're ready to win titles

But so is Marcus Rashford. United will, however, be back in action on Saturday following a midweek trip to Moscow and Mourinho admits that top-flight scheduling is doing his side few favours. France midfielder Pogba has not played since suffering a hamstring injury early in the Champions League victory over Basel on September 12, while Fellaini was absent after picking up an ankle problem during last Saturday's 1-0 win at Southampton.


Arsenal winger Walcott: I gave up my hat-trick for Giroud

Arsenal winger Walcott: I gave up my hat-trick for Giroud

A first half penalty from Iraqi worldwide Brwa Nouri handed Ostersund a gutsy 1-0 home win over Bundesliga outfit Hertha Berlin as they continued a fairytale first campaign in Europe two years after being promoted to the Swedish top flight.