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Oct 12

Jeter has no problem with Marlins players kneeling during anthem

NEW YORK – New Marlins co-owner Derek Jeter says he has no problem with his players taking a knee during the national anthem. Jeter made the comments Wednesday night at a dinner for his Turn 2 Foundation. “The thing that I think is frustrating, this wh…

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Oct 12

Nathan Walker becomes first Australian to play in NHL

(CNN) – At the age of only 13, Nathan Walker packed his bags and moved more than 14,000 kilometers from home to pursue an ice hockey dream Growing up in the heat of Australia, the chances of fulfilling dream of becoming a professional ice hockey player…

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Oct 10

Marlins hire Gary Denbo as VP Scouting, Player Development

MIAMI – Derek Jeter has made his first big hire as the owner of the Miami Marlins, and it’s a familiar face. The team announced Tuesday they have named Gary Denbo as VP of Scouting and Player Development, More Marlins Headlines Jeter, Sherman introduced as new Marlins owners Give new Marlins owners

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Oct 09

ESPN suspends Jemele Hill over social media policy violation

BRISTON, Conn. – ESPN has suspended host Jemele Hill for a second violation of the company’s social media regulations. “Jemele Hill has been suspended for two weeks for a second violation of our social media guidelines,” ESPN said in a statement. “She previously acknowledged letting her colleagues

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Oct 08

Dolphins beat Titans despite lackluster offensive performance

MIAMI – The Miami Dolphins offense did just enough to beat the Tennessee Titans 16-10 on Sunday. Dolphins fans spent most of the team’s home opener booing Jay Cutler and the Dolphins lackluster offense. The deciding play happened when Cutler hit Jarvis Landry for a fourth quarter touchdown to give

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Sep 25

NASCAR says US allows people ‘right to peacefully express’ themselves

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) – NASCAR said it respects both the national anthem and that the U.S. Constitution protects the right to free speech. The anthem has elicited strong reactions throughout the sports world. In the NFL, the WNBA, MLB and even in the wor…

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