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Bucks player says he tried to stay calm during…

NBA player Sterling Brown says he tried to remain calm when Milwaukee police used a stun gun to take him down during his arrest for a parking violation

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.

Nastase arrested twice in a day, accused of…

Romanian police arrest former tennis player Ilie Nastase twice in the same day, first on suspicion of drunken driving and refusing to take a breathalyzer test, then for riding a scooter without a license

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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.

Women back on the grid at Monaco GP, but in a…

Women will make a return of sorts to the Formula One grid at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix, although not in the previous "grid girls" role now discarded

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?

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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The NFL Approves A New National Anthem Policy

Players on the field will have to stand for the anthem, but now they'll also have the option to stay in the locker room instead.

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.

Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take…

Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State's last possession secured a 98-94 win by the Houston Rockets to put them up 3-2 in the Western Conference finals on Thursday night

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.

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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LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback…

LEADING OFF: Dustin Pedroia set to rejoin Red Sox, Diamondbacks try to end skid, Pirates rookie Meadows off to fast start

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.