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NFL Player J.J. Watt Tells Houston He's 'Devastated' After Serious Injury

During Sunday night’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Houston Texan defensive end J.J. Watt suffered a tibial plateau fracture in his left leg. Watt’s injury happened in the first quarter of the game, collapsing when his left knee buckled while attempting to tackle Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. His recovery timetable is uncertain, according to […]

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 […]

Chicago Bears Linebacker Suspended After Illegal Hit Hospitalizes Player

Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan has been suspended for two weeks after his illegal hit landed Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams in the hospital on Thursday. Jon Runyan, the National Football League’s vice president of football operations, issued the decision on Saturday. Adams caught a pass midfield during the third quarter when he was hit […]

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Packers Player Is Hospitalized After ‘Dirty’ Hit In Game Against Bears

Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams suffered a brutal blow to the head Thursday night in a game against the Chicago Bears in Wisconsin.  Adams caught a pass mid-field during the third quarter when he was hit by Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan. Trevathan, who received a personal foul penalty, could possibly face suspension over the seemingly illegal hit.  […]

Ravens' National Anthem Singer Resigns After Fans 'Attack' Player Protesters

After a carefully worded message on Tuesday announcing his resignation as the national anthem singer at Baltimore Ravens home games, combat veteran Joey Odoms made it crystal clear on Wednesday why he’s quitting. “Fans who attack players for protesting (a right in which I fought to defend) but are simply not interested in understanding why, […]

Brazilian Tennis Player Pulls Racist Eye Gesture At Line Judge In Japan

A Brazilian tennis player has apologized and been fined for making what appeared to be an offensive gesture during a Davis Cup match in Japan. Guilherme Clezar was caught on camera mockingly stretching his eyes on Friday after he had successfully challenged a line judge’s call during the crucial third set of his clash with Japan’s Yuichi Sugita, […]

Brazilian Tennis Player Pulls Racist Eye Gesture At Line Judge In Japan

A Brazilian tennis player has apologized and been fined for making what appeared to be an offensive gesture during a Davis Cup match in Japan. Guilherme Clezar was caught on camera mockingly stretching his eyes on Friday after he had successfully challenged a line judge’s call during the crucial third set of his clash with Japan’s Yuichi Sugita, […]

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NHL Player Josh Archibald Has His Son Baptized In The Stanley Cup

The kid already got his first trophy. Josh Archibald of the Pittsburgh Penguins took his day with the Stanley Cup on Wednesday to have his son, Brecken, baptized, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported. The team won the title in June. Three-week-old Brecken Archibald gets baptized out of hockey’s Holy Grail (Brainerd, MN) #stanleycup@penguins@NHL@HockeyHallFamepic.twitter.com/kE6EewxDi6 — Philip Pritchard (@keeperofthecup) […]