Bulls & Bears: Pressure mounting for Redskins to drop 'heritage brand' name

Credit to Author: Gord Kurenoff| Date: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 20:30:56 +0000

Bulls of the Week The NHL is poised to announce that Toronto and Edmonton will be the two hub cities in the proposed 24-team Stanley Cup tournament that’s scheduled to get underway Aug. 1. The big winner for now is small-market Edmonton, which will benefit from more than two months of datelines, television and media […]

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Bulls & Bears: Vinsanity ends, but respect for Raptor star's basketball imprint won't

Credit to Author: Gord Kurenoff| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 21:18:50 +0000

BULLS OF THE WEEK The PGA Tour continues to ride a bull market — with North American television audiences averaging north of three million viewers — in the period before the return of professional tennis in August and the planned restarts of Major League Soccer on July 8, Major League Baseball on July 23, the […]

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Bulls & Bears: Vinsanity ends, but respect for Raptor star's basketball imprint won't

Credit to Author: Gord Kurenoff| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 21:18:50 +0000

BULLS OF THE WEEK The PGA Tour continues to ride a bull market — with North American television audiences averaging north of three million viewers — in the period before the return of professional tennis in August and the planned restarts of Major League Soccer on July 8, Major League Baseball on July 23, the […]

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Bulls & Bears: NASCAR black flags Confederate flag from races in surprising move

Credit to Author: Paul Chapman| Date: Fri, 12 Jun 2020 20:36:58 +0000

OPINION: Roger Goodell made arguably the most important address of his tenure as NFL commissioner last Friday. Reaching out in a Facebook video, he used terms such as “police brutality” and “oppression” and admitted the league should have listened more closely to Black players on the issue of social justice

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Brees ‘received death threats’ over flag comments

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 05:09:03 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – The wife of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees said on Sunday they received death threats over his comments about athletes protesting during the American national anthem. “Until we experienced the death threats, we experienced the hate, did I realize that these words were speaking directly to us. How could anyone who knows us or […]

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Brees sorry for ‘hurtful, insensitive’ kneeling remarks

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 22:28:37 +0000

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees apologized on Thursday after his criticism of NFL kneeling protests drew a furious backlash. In a statement on Instagram, Brees said his suggestion that kneeling to protest racism and police brutality was “disrespectful” to the US flag had been “hurtful and insensitive”. “I would like to apologize to my […]

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9-part Brady NFL documentary set for 2021 release

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 21 May 2020 23:45:36 +0000

Record Six-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady will reveal details of his 20 years and nine trips to the NFL championship game with New England in a documentary he will co-produce alongside ESPN. The nine-part series “Man In the Arena – Tom Brady” will air in 2021 and its announcement Thursday came four days after […]

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YouTube star pays $800K for dinner with Brady

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 09:34:26 +0000

YouTube star Logan Thirtyacre has won a coronavirus charity auction that includes dinner with Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady after he laid down a $800,000 bid. The 25-year-old Thirtyacre, who has amassed a fortune on his puppet show skits based on the Super Mario Brothers arcade game, told TMZ he had been willing to […]

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Tampa mayor apologizes for booting Brady from city park

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 26 Apr 2020 00:48:25 +0000

Tom Brady received an apology Saturday from Tampa Mayor Jane Castor for his ejection from a city park, but she took issue with his would-be trademark “Tompa Bay”. The 42-year-old Brady, who signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last month after 20 seasons with New England, was working out in a downtown park Monday when […]

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