• Colin Kaepernick sits during national anthem, 49ers defend move

    Colin Kaepernick didn't stand for the national anthem before Friday's game, and the San Francisco 49ers say that's his right as an American.

    Sporting News
  • Kobe Bryant Says A 'Real Competitor' Would Embrace The Challenge Of Playing The Warriors

    It’s been a busy week for Kobe Bryant. After celebrating his 38th birthday, he also had the honor of having August 24th christened “Kobe Bryant Day” in Los Angeles, an homage to the two jersey numbers (8 and 24) he wore during his playing days with the Lakers. On Friday, Kobe went on the Jim Rome…

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  • Bayern are free of Guardiola's chains, says Scholl

    Former midfielder Mehmet Scholl says Bayern Munich have been freed by Pep Guardiola's departure and the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti.

    Omnisport
  • Hamilton penalty up to 55 places after more engine changes

    SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) -- Lewis Hamilton's grid penalty for the Belgian Grand Prix has increased to a whopping 55 places after Mercedes made further engine changes on Saturday. Given this, Mercedes took the opportunity to make multiple power unit changes - meaning a further and meaningless…

    The Associated Press
  • North Korean Olympic athletes return to low-key welcome home

    PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Members of North Korea's Olympic team returned home on Saturday, greeted by a small crowd of family and friends.

    Associated Press
  • A Fan Got What He Deserved After Asking Marshawn Lynch To Sign His Patriots Shirt

    Marshawn Lynch signed this dude's @Patriots tee "Seahawks. Marshawn Lynch is one of the funniest NFL players in recent memory. The latest example of Beast Mode’s hilarity came while he was helping promote his alma mater Cal’s opening game of the season in Australia against Hawaii.

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    Thu, Aug 25
    Dallas17 - 27Seattle
    Game Recap
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    How Soccer Punishes Its Badly Behaved​—​But Male​—​Players (9 photos)

    Homophobic slurs. Ear-biting. ​ Head-butting. From ELLE

    Elle
  • Ronaldo: I'll be back in no time

    Cristiano Ronaldo has thanked fans for their support following his UEFA Best Player triumph and has vowed to return to action soon.

    Omnisport
  • Fantasy Football: Three zero RB sleepers

    Have you heard about this whole zero running back strategy in fantasy football? The idea is to hold off taking running backs like Todd Gurley... The post Fantasy Football: Three zero RB sleepers appeared first on Cover32.

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    Qualifying miscue between Johnson and Edwards

    Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards suffered from a spotter miscue during the second round of qualifying at MIS, putting Carl Edwards' team in a position to make a second run during the round.

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  • Josh Gordon shines in preseason debut for Browns

    Josh Gordon showed why the Cleveland Browns are so happy to have him back on the field. The talented receiver with a history of suspensions for drug violations caught everything thrown his way in his preseason debut Friday night, scoring on a 43-yard reception and also hauling in another pass from…

    The Associated Press
    Fri, Aug 26
    Cleveland13 - 30Tampa Bay
    Game Recap
  • Report says rest of NFL 'laughing at' Chargers over Bosa holdout

    Let’s be clear: Both sides are to blame for the Joey Bosa holdout. Bosa hasn’t signed because of offset language and the timing of his signing bonus, and the Chargers turned it into a public battle this week by making details of negotiations public. Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman wrote that he…

    Shutdown Corner
  • Jason Kipnis wants no part of Rougned Odor after hard slide

    No matter how well he plays this season, it will be tough for Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor to shake his reputation as the guy who punched Jose Bautista in the face. For all we know, Odor could be the nicest guy in the world. Look no farther than Thursday’s game against the Cleveland…

    Big League Stew
    Sat, Aug 27
    8:05 PM EDT
    Cleveland at Texas
    Preview Game
  • Hamilton puts feet up as Rosberg takes pole for Belgian GP

    SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP) -- When Nico Rosberg took pole position for the Belgium Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton was watching on television with his feet up. Because Hamilton was already certain to start the race from the back of the grid as a result of incurring grid penalties linked to too many…

    The Associated Press29 mins ago
  • Djokovic faces race against time for U.S. Open defence

    By Simon Cambers NEW YORK (Reuters) - Troubled by injury and a private matter that affected him at Wimbledon, world number one Novak Djokovic concedes that time is against him as he prepares to end his grand slam season on a high at the U.S. Open. The Serb, aiming to win his 13th grand slam crown,…

    Reuters
  • Packers to Answer No. 3 Receiver Question Tonight

    Coming into 2016, the Green Bay Packers had plenty of questions to sort out in training camp and throughout the preseason. Would Jordy Nelson return healthy? Would Eddie Lacy regain his quickness and shed the weight? Another question debated by armchair analysts all summer was who would be the…

    Cover32
    Fri, Aug 26
    Green Bay21 - 10San Francisco
    Game Recap
  • Experts debate Fantasy Football draft strategy

    Fantasy experts Andy Behrens and Scott Pianowski handed out free advice during the fifth of six-straight days of Q&As on Facebook Live on the Yahoo Sports page. They kicked things off by talking overall draft strategy and then took your questions.

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