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NFL and the players union freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami Dolphins policy

The NFL’s two-month old national anthem policy is on hold. Hours after The Associated Press reported that Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week, the league and the players union issued a joint

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NFL and the players union freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami Dolphins policy

The NFL’s two-month old national anthem policy is on hold. Hours after The Associated Press reported that Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week, the league and the players union issued a joint

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NFL and the players union freeze anthem rules amid backlash to Miami Dolphins policy

The NFL’s two-month old national anthem policy is on hold. Hours after The Associated Press reported that Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week, the league and the players union issued a joint

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An NBA legend is taking a stand against a Chinese delicacy — and rebuilding China’s schools

Regarded as one of the top basketball players in the history of the National Basketball Association, Yao Ming is one of China’s most recognizable and influential faces. At 7 feet 6 inches (2.29 meters) tall, he is among the tallest players to have played in the NBA and helped to change the perception

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An NBA legend is taking a stand against a Chinese delicacy — and rebuilding China’s schools

Regarded as one of the top basketball players in the history of the National Basketball Association, Yao Ming is one of China’s most recognizable and influential faces. At 7 feet 6 inches (2.29 meters) tall, he is among the tallest players to have played in the NBA and helped to change the perception

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Shaquille O’Neal on LeBron: ‘You must win at some point’

David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Four-time NBA champion Shaquille O’Neal said LeBron James’ move to Los Angeles is not enough for the Lakers to match the Golden State Warriors “superteam.” Appearing on CNBC’s “Fast Money Halftime Report,” the former LA Lakers

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These NFL players went on a 3 a.m. shopping spree to buy toys for migrant children

Most NFL players are laser-focused on training and conditioning for the upcoming season right now, but Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman and New Orleans Saints linebacker Demario Davis are finding time to also give back in a major way. This we…

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NBA star PJ Tucker says he spent $200,000 on sneakers last season

Houston Rockets star PJ Tucker is notorious for his sneaker obsession , even swapping out his shoes mid-game during the 2018 NBA playoffs. In a recent interview with Complex , Tucker, 33, estimates he shelled out “probably close to $200,000" for …

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NFL star turned Wharton MBA grad landed a big job at Goldman Sachs—here’s his No. 1 key for success

Justin Tuck is famous for his success on the football field. As a defensive end for the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders, he played in two Superbowls and reportedly brought in $40 million over his 11-year NFL career. But since retiring in 2016, Tuck…

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NFL star turned Wharton MBA grad landed a big job at Goldman Sachs—here’s his No. 1 key for success

Justin Tuck is famous for his success on the football field. As a defensive end for the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders, he played in two Superbowls and reportedly brought in $40 million over his 11-year NFL career. But since retiring in 2016, Tuck…

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NFL star turned Wharton MBA grad landed a big job at Goldman Sachs—here’s his No. 1 key for success

Justin Tuck is famous for his success on the football field. As a defensive end for the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders, he played in two Superbowls and reportedly brought in $40 million over his 11-year NFL career. But since retiring in 2016, Tuck…

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NFL star turned Wharton MBA grad landed a big job at Goldman Sachs—here’s his No. 1 key for success

Justin Tuck is famous for his success on the football field. As a defensive end for the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders, he played in two Superbowls and reportedly brought in $40 million over his 11-year NFL career. But since retiring in 2016, Tuck…

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NFL star turned Wharton MBA grad landed a big job at Goldman Sachs—here’s his No. 1 key for success

Justin Tuck is famous for his success on the football field. As a defensive end for the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders, he played in two Superbowls and reportedly brought in $40 million over his 11-year NFL career. But since retiring in 2016, Tuck…

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NFL star turned Wharton MBA grad landed a big job at Goldman Sachs—here’s his No. 1 key for success

Justin Tuck is famous for his success on the football field. As a defensive end for the New York Giants and Oakland Raiders, he played in two Superbowls and reportedly brought in $40 million over his 11-year NFL career. But since retiring in 2016, Tuck…

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Top NBA Draft pick used $100 from summer job to go to basketball camp when he was 12

On Thursday night, Deandre Ayton, 19, completed his journey from the Bahamas to the NBA. The native of Nassau, Bahamas, who the Phoenix Suns selected as the No. 1 overall pick of the 2018 NBA Draft last night, will now embark on an NBA career that wil…

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr gives $250,000 to help send local kids to college

Coach Steve Kerr has a chance to win his eighth NBA championship on Friday night in a possibly decisive Game Four against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Now he has another team, reports the San Francisco Chronicle : East Bay high school students. “It’s everything I believe in,” Kerr tells

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