3 Miami Dolphins Players Kneel During Anthem, Reversing Team Policy

Three Miami Dolphins players went against a rule implemented by the team’s coach by kneeling in silent protest during the national anthem.  Safety Michael Thomas, wide receiver Kenny Stills and tight end Julius Thomas each took a knee during the anthem in Sunday’s game against the Oakland Raiders in Miami. Dolphins’ head coach Adam Gase […]

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Yuli Gurriel apologizes for mocking Yu Darvish with racist gesture during World Series Game 3

In the second inning of World Series Game 3 on Friday night, as Yu Darvish was in the midst of getting lit up by Houston’s lineup on the way to a four-run inning and an early exit, Astros’ first baseman Yuli Gurriel was caught on camera in the dugout making mocking, racist gestures about the […]

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NFL protests 2017: What’s happening during Week 7?

Earlier this week, the NFL held their fall meetings. On Tuesday, owners, players, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, and NFLPA director DeMaurice Smith met to discuss protests during the national anthem. Those meetings did not result in a rule that would force players to stand during the anthem, but Goodell told reporters that he hoped the […]

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Gordon Hayward Suffers Horrifying Ankle Injury During Celtics Opener

Gordon Hayward of the Boston Celtics suffered a horrific injury on Tuesday night as his team played its first game of the season against the Cleveland Cavaliers.  The team said the All-Star forward suffered a fractured left ankle during the incident, which took place in the first quarter of the game. Video and images from […]

German Soccer Team Kneels During Game In Solidarity With NFL Players

German soccer team, Hertha Berlin, shocked fans when they took a knee on the field before their match Saturday. Players in the National Football League have been widely criticized for kneeling during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice in the United States. Hertha Berlin players adopted the act as a message of tolerance […]

J.T. Brown Becomes First NHL Player To Protest During National Anthem This Season

Tampa Bay Lightning forward J.T. Brown raised his right fist during the national anthem before a game against the Florida Panthers on Saturday night, becoming the first NHL player this regular season to join the silent protests that have been sweeping the NFL and other U.S. sportingleagues. Unlike Colin Kaepernick, the football player last year who began […]

New York Knicks Lock Arms During National Anthem After NBA Bans Kneeling

The New York Knicks remained standing for the national anthem ahead of their game Tuesday night, but the players linked arms instead of placing their hands over their hearts, as the team had said they would. The Knicks made their announcement in apparent response to the NBA’s memo, reportedly issued last week, that requires all players […]

New York Knicks Lock Arms During National Anthem After NBA Bans Kneeling

The New York Knicks remained standing for the national anthem ahead of their game Tuesday night, but the players linked arms instead of placing their hands over their hearts, as the team had said they would. The Knicks made their announcement in apparent response to the NBA’s memo, reportedly issued last week, that requires all players […]

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NFL To Hold Moment Of Silence For Vegas Victims During 'Monday Night Football'

The NFL plans to honor the victims of the deadly shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada, by holding a moment of silence before the “Monday Night Football” game between the Washington Redskins and the Kansas City Chiefs. The teams are set to play in Arrowhead stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. “The Commissioner has asked that there be […]