Quote of the Day

"The anthem thing went so sideways -- it kills me that it went the way it went because that's not how we intended it to be."
-- 49ers S Eric Reid, on many people missing the point of his protests during the national anthem last season. (ESPN.com, 8/14)
Tuesday August 15, 2017 Vol. 23 — No. 240 Print This Issue

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  • Armour All

    Under Armour Founder, Chair & CEO Kevin Plank resigned from President Trump's American Manufacturing Council yesterday after the president was "widely criticized for not quickly denouncing groups that marched at a white nationalist rally" in Charlottesville over the weekend. Plank issued a statement last night that made "no mention of the president or the weekend events in Charlottesville." Plank: "I am appreciative of the opportunity to have served, but have decided to step down from the council." The statement also said UA “engages in innovation and sports, not politics.”

  • Yankee Candle

    Loria insisted on selling Marlins to a group that included Jeter.

  • Album Cover

    Preliminary designs for a 30,000-seat MLS stadium in Nashville are unveiled.

  • Mark My Words

    Pac-12 Nets president hopes to renew talks with DirecTV.

  • Home Improvement

    Seattle hopes for final agreement on KeyArena renovation by the end of the year.

  • Big Bucks, No Whammies

    Antetokounmpo figures to land a massive shoe contract with his Nike deal expiring.

  • Bears' Necessity

    Cal mulls football/basketball alcohol sales to offset debt.

  • Strike Two

    Dick's shares down sharply after missing Q2 expectations.

  • Farewell, Boss Hog

    Longtime Arkansas coach and AD Frank Broyles passes away at 92.

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