The NFL loosened its restriction on what jersey numbers players can wear this year. Some think it’s fun. Some think it can be a competitive advantage. Some like Tom Brady have complained.
Few players take into consideration the principle of ever-changing cycles of results. The would-be professional player must always understand that the form moves away from the public’s knowledge. -- Robert L. Bacon, Secrets of Professional Turf Betting
‘I can think of nothing more American.’ — Beto O'Rourke — the man taking on Ted Cruz — brilliantly explains why NFL players kneeling during the anthem is not disrespectful
I commend the players on the @Bucks for standing up for what they believe in, coaches like @DocRivers , and the @NBA and @WNBA for setting an example. It’s going to take all our institutions to stand up for our values.
People are not happy that players are not standing for our National Anthem!
Most people will remember Kobe as the magnificent athlete who inspired a whole generation of basketball players. But I will always remember him as a man who was much more than an athlete.
People need to understand how huge this is. Maya Moore is one of the most decorated basketball players of all time and she halted her career IN HER PRIME to right an injustice. This is just amazing.