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1980 United States Olympic Team To Get A Museum Honor

A failed political strategy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=04pwJ7iVgAg&t=2s The United States Olympic and...

Olympic Athletes Want The Right To Protest

Stifling speech, IOC style. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-50hKmjcaqQ Global protests and athletes’ speaking out against police brutality...

Jimmy Carter Orders An Olympics Boycott 40 Years Ago Today

A sports failure.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoWeuLbDQHs It was 40 years ago today that United States President Jimmy...

Forty Years Ago, American Hockey Players Won An Olympics Gold Medal...

The Cold War as a backdrop.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cisTNLzMl3E On February 24, 1980, the...

Presidents Have Impact On American Sports

The results are documented.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8PMWYSjpoQ It is President’s Day. The chief executive...

Whatever Happened To The Planned NBA European Division?

Still no European Division for North American Leagues. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UlYDij5Egro National Hockey League...

Minor League Baseball Players Latest Pawn In Political Decisions

The politics of it all. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d34FVp7YFWA Minor league baseball players are preparing for...

Russia Is Upset With Japan’s Plans For The Olympics Torch Relay

Politics prevail. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SFPo4ZJCPh4 Russia thinks Japan is politicizing the 2020 Tokyo Olympics....

Presidential Impact On Society Through Sports

There is a sports impact.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g5LK8B_nuxs   It is President’s Day. The chief executive of the United States has an impact on just about every facet of...
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NHL Eyeing Europe For A Multi Team Division?

National Hockey League Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly envisions the day that the league will have a European Division. But it make take a while to see that happening because the NHL would need at least four teams playing in state of the art hockey arenas and Europe has been slow in building those types of buildings.