Redskins name-change controversy draws fan responses

The Washington Redskins announced Friday it would undergo a “thorough review” of its name and possibly change it after nearly 90 years.

MLB All-Star Game canceled amid pandemic-shortened season

Major League Baseball announced Friday the 2020 All-Star Game will be canceled.

Redskins to conduct 'thorough review' of team name amid intense scrutiny

The Washington Redskins will conduct a “thorough review” of its name as the organization faces immense pressure to change its moniker over racial connotations.

English Premier League club clarifies support for Black Lives Matter movement

Crystal Palace, of the English Premier League, clarified its stance with the Black Lives Matter movement on Thursday and decried anyone trying to hijack the message to push their own politics.

Makur Maker, star college basketball prospect, chooses HBCU over top programs

Makur Maker, a five-star rated college basketball prospect, could have gone to almost any school but on Friday he announced he had turned down those colleges in favor of Howard University.

Memphis Tigers football players to wear Black Lives Matter sticker on helmets during 2020 season

The Memphis Tigers football team will feature Black Lives Matter stickers on their helmets this season, coach Ryan Silverfield announced Tuesday.

Ex-Redskins great Brian Mitchell believes name change is 'inevitable'

Former Washington Redskins great Brian Mitchell was one of the first former team members to comment on the pressure the franchise is under to change its name.

Ted Cruz calls report of NFL playing black national anthem 'asinine'

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, called the report of the NFL planning to play the black national anthem before games during Week 1 of the 2020 season “asinine.”

Lakers' Jeannie Buss voices opinion on Redskins name-change controversy

Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeannie Buss added her voice to the controversy surrounding the calls for the Washington Redskins to change its team name over racial connotations.

Redskins' Daniel Snyder has thumbed his nose at changing team's name, now demands are at fever pitch

Daniel Snyder is facing increased calls to change Washington's team name.

Blue Jays granted exemption to train in Toronto

All 30 Major League Baseball teams will train at their regular-season ballparks for the pandemic-shortened season after the Toronto Blue Jays received a Canadian federal government exemption on Thursday to work out at Rogers Centre.

Doc Redman in 3-way tie for lead at Rocket Mortgage Classic

Doc Redman is playing his best golf, priming him to perhaps earn his first PGA Tour victory.

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