US Open Tournament Official Explains How They Are Going To Keep Players Safe Amid COVID-19 | MSNBC

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The Milwaukee Bucks Led the Way as Athletes Took a Stand Over Jacob Blake. Players Decades Ago Helped Win Them the Power to Speak Up

When the Milwaukee Bucks refused to take the court for their scheduled playoff game against the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night, in protest of the police shooting of a Black man named Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wis., they were not … Read more…

Patrick Beverley reportedly said ‘No, I pay your salary’ when the head of the NBA players’ union tried to speak in a meeting, but his Clippers teammate denied it ever happened

Pat Beverley continually interrupted NBPA head Michele Roberts Wednesday night as she explained the financial repercussions of leaving the NBA bubble. Yahoo! Sports – News, Scores, Standings, Rumors, Fantasy Games DISCOUNT UPDATE:

Sen. Kelly Loeffler blasts players on her WNBA team for supporting challenger

WNBA players on the Atlanta Dream squad, which is co-owned by Sen. Kelly Loeffler, showed up to their Tuesday game wearing t-shirts promoting the Georgia lawmaker’s Democratic challenger. The statement against Loeffler, who is unpopular among many WNBA players for … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — August 4, 2020: It’s Votin’ Day — HBO Gifts HBCU $1M — Pac-12 Players Speak

1. It’s Primary Votin’ Day in the states of Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington What You Need To Know: Primary elections are taking place in five states today: Arizona, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri and Washington. 2. New Changes at U.S. … Read more…

MLB Temporarily Suspends Miami Marlins’ Season After 15 Players Test Positive for COVID-19

(MIAMI) — Major League Baseball temporarily suspended the Miami Marlins’ season through Sunday because of their worsening coronavirus outbreak, and the three remaining games in this week’s New York Yankees-Philadelphia Phillies series were postponed Tuesday. In a statement, MLB said … Read more…

WNBA Players Walk Off The Court Before National Anthem & Honor Breonna Taylor During Season Opener

Source: Abbie Parr / Getty During the WNBA’s season opener on July 25, the New York Liberty and Seattle Storm made sure to make a statement against racism and social injustice and pay tribute to Breonna Taylor. Before the game, … Read more…

WNBA Players Walk Off Court During the National Anthem and Dedicate Delayed Season to Breonna Taylor

The WNBA’s season began Saturday with players from the Seattle Storm and New York Liberty walking off the court as the national anthem played, in a message for racial justice as protests around the country continue. The players jointly then … Read more…

WATCH: What You Need To Know — July 21, 2020: Saving Kanye West — NFL Players Voice Concern — Healthcare Racial Bias

1. Top Georgia Democrats Pick One Of Their Own to Run For John Lewis Congressional Seat What You Need To Know: Civil rights giant John Lewis died Friday night following a battle with stage four pancreatic cancer. Mr. Lewis represented … Read more…

WNBA Players Demand Sen. Kelly Loeffler Be Ousted As Atlanta Dream Co-Owner Disses BLM

GA Sen. and Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler is under fire by WNBA players for calling Black Lives Matter ‘divisive.’ She asked that ‘BLM’ not appear on jerseys, as proposed for the 2020 season Hollywood Life BEST DEAL UPDATE: Receive … Read more…

18 Professional Softball Players Quit and Form New Team After Being ‘Misrepresented’ by Manager’s National Anthem Tweet

All 18 players of the professional softball team Scrap Yard Fast Pitch (Scrap Yard FP) quit Monday night after the team’s general manager tweeted at President Donald Trump, showcasing that the players stood during the national anthem. The players have … Read more…

Kansas State Football Players Announce Team Boycott, Call for Policy Changes After Student’s George Floyd Tweet

(MANHATTAN, Kan.) — Kansas State football players say they will boycott all team activities until administrators create a policy that would allow a student to be expelled for “openly racist, threatening or disrespectful actions.” The move that most players announced … Read more…

This conversation about a crab between Rory and Bubba is the best case for mic’d up players

On Thursday at Harbour Town, a mic’d up Adam Hadwin confessed to committing a penalty, highlighting just how entertaining mic'd up professional golfers can be. Brooks Koepka says if announcers would just “shut up and listen,” players wouldn’t need to … Read more…

With 70-game proposal, players’ union closes gap with MLB, but deal for season remains elusive

MLB will almost certainly reject the union’s latest offer. What remains unclear is whether its negotiators, and more specifically the 30 owners they represent, are willing to continue working toward a deal they considered effectively settled two days earlier. Sports … Read more…

Broncos players speak, march at George Floyd protest in Denver: ‘We have to use our moral compass’

Broncos players like Von Miller, Justin Simmons and Alexander Johnson took turns speaking to the crowd at the capitol building in Denver on Saturday.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

‘We were wrong’: Goodell admits NFL should have listened to players on protests

Goodell apologizes in video but doesn’t mention Kaepernick ‘NO KNEELING’: Trump rips Brees for apologizing over protests ‘What if I was George Floyd?’: Jaguars march to sheriff’s office NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said the league made mistakes in not listening … Read more…