SF Giants’ Mike Yastrzemski has no plans to kneel during national anthem this season

San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski said Thursday he plans to stand during the national anthem this season after starting off last year kneeling amid a summer of racial tension…

March Madness begins with players kneeling during the national anthem

Some college basketball players competing in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament on Friday took a knee during the national anthem before their games started. Players on Colgate and Ohio State were seen…

Ex-MLS defender Reggie Cannon says he received death threats for protesting during national anthem

Former FC Dallas defender Reggie Cannon opened up about the reaction he got from fans when he and the team decided to kneel during the national anthem last year to…

Seth Jahn has no plans to apologize for stance on anthem kneeling, plans to stand up for conservatives

Seth Jahn, a U.S. military veteran and Paralympian who was booted from the U.S. Soccer Athletes’ Council for his speech against the organization’s pro-kneeling policy, said Tuesday he has no…

US Soccer members vote to scrap ban on kneeling during national anthem

The United States Soccer federation voted Saturday to end a ban on players kneeling during the national anthem. The federation governing body needed to vote on a measure passed by…

Tennessee GOP lawmakers urge universities to restrict protests during anthem after ETSU uproar

Tennessee Republicans on Monday put universities in the state on notice after the East Tennessee State University (ETSU) men’s basketball team knelt during the national anthem last week. Tennessee Lt.…

Crystal Dunn on why US women’s national team stood for anthem

The U.S. women’s national soccer team chose to stand for the national anthem before taking on Brazil in the SheBelieves Cup on Sunday. American defender Crystal Dunn explained to reporters…

Bluefield College basketball to remain in locker room for national anthem after being suspended for kneeling

The Bluefield College Rams basketball team announced their decision to remain in the locker room during the national anthem for the remainder of the season, just one day after they…

Mavericks players support Mark Cuban amid anthem frenzy: ‘He’s someone you’ll run through a wall for’

Dallas Mavericks players supported Mark Cuban in his decision to briefly ax the national anthem from the team’s pregame routine amid concerns that “The Star-Spangled Banner” didn’t represent the community.…

NBA coaches mixed on national anthem before games amid Mark Cuban, Mavericks frenzy

Mark Cuban and the Dallas Mavericks’ decision to ax the national anthem before home games drew mixed reactions from NBA coaches around the league on Wednesday. Upon the franchise’s initial…