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  • Stick to sport? David needs our backing to wrestle with Goliath

    Athletes are often told they should keep out of politics but they and their fans should sometimes speak up David Starr would make a decent Labour candidate in a marginal seat. He would certainly be up for a scrap. On the economy his line deviates little from the Corbynite script. He said recently that he finds “the idea of capitalism pretty cancerous, for the most part. I don’t think that our society is going to get rid of capitalism fully fledged any time soon but I think it needs to be...

    the Guardian
  • Get quick and easy access to Sky Sports with the NOW TV smart stick

    TL;DR: The NOW TV smart stick is on sale for £19.99 on Amazon, and includes a one-month Sky Sports Pass. There are going to be times over the coming weeks when all you'll want to do is hide away and watch something on the TV in peace. OK, there are going to be a lot of these times. The quickest and easiest way of gaining access to catch up TV and awesome apps like Sky Channels, iPlayer, ITV Hub, My5, and 4od is with a NOW TV smart stick. This could be your golden ticket to hours of...

    Mashable
  • Sport-Third sports book award for Hamilton for Cardus biography

    Duncan Hamilton became the first three-time winner of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year award on Thursday for his biography of cricket writer Neville Cardus.

    IN
  • At the new Sports Illustrated, Sports Illustrated can dispute its own reporting

    The publication reported, then debunked, that USC Coach Clay Helton's dismissal was looming.

    Washington Post
  • Sports Blogger Says Fox Sports Attracting Disgruntled Conservatives

    Awful Announcing's Ben Koo posted a lengthy report on Fox Sports emerging as a major threat to ESPN's long monopoly on college football coverage. Declaring a key part of that rivalry as political, Koo likened ESPN to a "punching bag" and Fox Sports as the alternative of choice for "disgruntled conservatives."

    NewsBusters
  • SPORTS AGENDA: UK Sport hit by continued cyber attack

    SPORTS AGENDA BY MIKE KEEGAN: UK Sport has been targeted by hackers. The government agency, which provides Olympic and Paralympic funding, has been fighting off cyber attack.

    Mail Online
  • PSC chair: Rizal Memorial Sports Complex ready to host key sports in SEA Games

    The Philippine Sports Commission said everything is set, complete and ready for use by the SEA Games athletes. by Dante Navarro

    philstar.com
  • 'Pittsburgh Started It' vs 'Nobody Cares. Work Harder!' Fox Sports' Whitlock Calls Out Victim Mentality in Sports

    In their rematch against the Steelers on Sunday, Browns Head Coach, Freddie Kitchens, made waves by wearing a t-shirt that simply said, "Pittsburgh started it." This referred to the fight between the Steelers and Browns earlier this season, which resulted in 33 disciplinary actions, including an indefinite suspension to the Browns' Myles Garrett.

    NewsBusters
  • Pushing sports to the hilt

    Although he is practically part of the SEA Games, Sen. Tolentino reiterated his stand to join the Senate investigation into these reported mess once the SEA Games are over on Dec. 11. by Marichu A. Villanueva

    philstar.com
  • Monday Sports in Brief

    MLB CINCINNATI (AP) - All-Star infielder Mike Moustakas and the Cincinnati Reds have agreed to a $64 million, four-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, the team’s first move to upgrade a lineup that struggled to score. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday

    The Washington Times
  • Friday Sports in Brief

    NFL NEW YORK (AP) - Arizona Cardinals cornerback Josh Shaw has been suspended indefinitely for betting on NFL games on multiple occasions this season, the first time in more than 35 years a player has been banned for gambling. The league announced the suspension on Friday. Shaw was banned for

    The Washington Times
  • Update on the latest sports

    NHL-FLAMES-PETERS RESIGNS Flames coach Bill Peters quits; accused of slurs, abuse UNDATED (AP) — Bill Peters has resigned as coach of the Calgary Flames amid allegations of racial slurs and physical

    WTOP
  • Tuesday Sports in Brief

    COLLEGE BASKETBALL DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Nathan Bain made a breakaway layup at the overtime buzzer and Stephen F. Austin stunned No. 1 Duke 85-83 on Tuesday night, ending the Blue Devils’ 150-game home winning streak against nonconference opponents. The Lumberjacks became the first non-Atlantic Coast Conference team to beat

    The Washington Times
  • Monday Sports in Brief

    COLLEGE BASKETBALL LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) - Landers Nolley II hit a big 3-pointer in the final minute and scored 22 points, helping Virginia Tech hold off No. 3 Michigan State 71-66 at the Maui Invitational on Monday. The teams grinded through a back-and-forth second half with cheers for both sides

    The Washington Times
  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    NFL SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Jimmy Garoppolo threw two long touchdown passes and San Francisco harassed Aaron Rodgers all game, leading the 49ers to a 37-8 victory over the Green Bay Packers. Garoppolo connected on a 42-yard touchdown strike to Deebo Samuel in the second quarter and a 61-yarder

    The Washington Times
  • Friday Sports in Brief

    NBA SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Minutes after an NBA game ended, the Utah Jazz’s home arena was evacuated because of a suspicious package. Salt Lake City police said the package turned out to be a toolbox, and the Jazz said employees were cleared by authorities to re-enter the building

    The Washington Times
  • Is the Tesla Cybertruck sports?

    Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images South African entrepreneur and Hank-Scorpio-without-the-charisma impersonator Elon Musk has set the internet aflame once again. Tesla’s newest car model is the ‘Cybertruck’, so-called because it is a pickup truck that someone designed on their Nintendo 64: Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images Is this contraption sports? Saving the world by building a greener future is undeniably a good thing but only perhaps...

    SBNation.com
  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    Thursday Sports in Brief

    ABC News
  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    NFL CLEVELAND (AP) - Myles Garrett’s indefinite suspension for smashing Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph over the head with a helmet was upheld by an appeals officer who decided the severe penalty on the Cleveland Browns star defensive end is fair. One of the league’s most dominant edge rushers, Garrett

    The Washington Times
  • Weekend Sports in Brief

    NFL LOS ANGELES (AP) - Todd Gurley and Malcolm Brown ran for touchdowns and the Los Angeles Rams were able to ground out a 17-7 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday night. Gurley tied a season high with 97 yards on 25 carries, scoring on a 1-yard carry up

    The Washington Times
  • Fix Girls’ Sports

    Women and girls are no longer content just to have a chance to play; we are demanding that sports be rebuilt altogether.

    www.nytimes.com
  • Thursday Sports in Brief

    NFL CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland defense end Myles Garrett ripped off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph’s helmet and hit him with it in the head in the final seconds as the Browns’ 21-7 win over the Steelers on Thursday night ended with a wild brawl between the rivals. Garrett faces a

    The Washington Times
  • Wednesday’s Sports in Brief

    NFL SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers have suspended radio analyst Tim Ryan for one game for saying Baltimore quarterback Lamar Jackson was adept at carrying out fakes because of his "dark skin color with a dark football." Ryan made the comments Monday in an interview on

    The Washington Times
  • Cayetano’s love for sports

    House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano knew what he was getting into when he took the job of PHISGOC chairman. by Joaquin M. Henson

    philstar.com