Wednesday, June 3, 2020
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Buccaneers – Giants face protests as the National Anthem controversy continues.

It is week two of the great cultural debate on will NFL players, kneel or stand during the playing of the national anthem. One week ago as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, were on the road in Minneapolis to face the Vikings, star receivers DeSean Jackson and Mike Evans knelt during the national anthem before the game. Their actions were part of a league-wide protest by NFL players who used the game day for highlighting what they see as oppression of black Americans.

Could Dwyane Wade Return To The Miami Heat?

Wade To AP: Weighing Options After Agreeing To Bulls’ Buyout MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade is about to become a free agent, and he’s hoping...
Donald Trump

Will Trump’s Talk Spur More Protests?

Trump does not like NFL players protesting by sitting during the National Anthem.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33rypKcbJtw     It remains to be seen whether the President of the United States’...

Islanders: You Can’t Go Home Again

John Tavares is waiting to see what happens with the Belmont bid.   The National Hockey League’s New York Islanders on ice team returned to the...

Restaurant, Casino Owner To Buy Rockets From Alexander

HOUSTON (AP) — Restaurant and casino owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to buy the Houston Rockets from Leslie Alexander. Terms were not released and must...

NHL Not Going To Kansas City

About a decade ago, Rich DeVos looked at Kansas City as a home for his Orlando Magic franchise.   No one is singing, I'm going to...
Colin Kaepernick

Athletes Plan To Continue Talking Issues

Colin Kaepernick is a polarizing figure but he is not the first athlete to protest nor is he the last.   In case you have missed...

Georgia GOP Backs Fantasy Sports As Games Of Skill

Keep repeating, Fantasy Sports is not gambling. Is fantasy sports gambling or is it a game of skill? Fantasy sports by definition is gambling but...

Spending Big To Be Big League In Phoenix

The owners want more public dollars. In the enough is never enough department, Phoenix area residents may be asked to dig down deeper to pay...

Magic Bring Aboard Speights, Afflalo, Birch

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Marreese Speights is finally returning home — or close to it. The Orlando Magic announced Thursday that the 6-foot-10 veteran center...