Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest is still causing debate in and around the NFL a year later as the embattled quarterback looks for a chance to play again.
Umpires at the Kansas City Royals’ game Saturday night all wore white wristbands as part of a protest by umpires across Major League Baseball. It is in protest of what their unions calls “escalating attacks on umpires.”
The sight of defensive end Chris Long putting his arm around Philadelphia Eagles teammate Malcolm Jenkins during the national anthem inspired Buffalo Bills offensive lineman Cameron Jefferson to raise his fist in show of support.
Marcos Alonso's double reignited Chelsea's Premier League title defense by securing a 2-1 victory over Tottenham after goalkeeper Hugo Lloris blundered to enable the champions to recover from its opening weekend loss.
Justin Verlander and Kenta Maeda both took no-hitters into the sixth inning, but only Verlander was able to keep his outstanding performance going as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1.