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Current USOC leaders knew about the prevalence of sex abuse in Olympic sports and did nothing

Current USOC leaders knew about the prevalence of sex abuse in Olympic sports and did nothing

7 hours ago   |   Think Progress

On Wednesday, the House Oversight and Investigations subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse. The...
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Goodell asks Congress for betting standards

1 day ago   |   ESPN

Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement Monday that the NFL has been planning for expanded legal sports betting, but wants Congress to "enact uniform standards" for the...
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Roger Goodell details NFL's stance on sports gambling after ruling

1 day ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says Congress should enact uniform standards for any states that plan to legislate sports betting. Goodell detailed the league's position in a...
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Roger Goodell wants Congress to standardize sports betting with at least 'four core principles,' but one stands out over the others

Roger Goodell wants Congress to standardize sports betting with at least 'four core principles,' but one stands out over the others

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell wants Congress to oversee sports betting now that states are free to make it legal. Goodell wants uniforms standards for sports betting that...
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Roger Goodell Asks Congress To Enact Sports Betting Legalization

1 day ago   |   SI   |   2 articles

Roger Goodell releases statement, wants uniform standards for states legalizing sports betting
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Roger Goodell Issues Statement on Sports Gambling, Calls for Legislation

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement Monday in the wake of the Supreme Court's decision last week to end the ban on sports betting in most states, calling on...
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Elite gymnastics in turmoil as key official is asked to resign

4 days ago   |   NBC News

The move comes days before the organization's president testifies before Congress.
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NFL wants Congress to enact betting framework

8 days ago   |   ESPN

On the day the Supreme Court struck down a landmark law prohibiting gambling on sports, the NFL said Monday that it wants Congress to enact legislation on legalized sports betting.
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NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB react to Supreme Court's sports gambling ruling

8 days ago   |   Newsday   |   3 articles

The NFL wants Congress to enact a framework for legalized sports betting in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling that clears the way for more states to allow sports gambling.
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NFL will ask Congress to put betting framework in place

8 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   3 articles

While it remains to be seen how Monday's historic Supreme Court decision allowing states to conduct legalized sports gambling will affect the NFL, the nation's No. 1 sports...
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NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

NFL owners on Tuesday approved Pittsburgh Steelers minority owner David Tepper to purchase the Carolina Panthers. Read more ...

Texans star J.J. Watt visits school shooting survivors as they recover from...

Texans star J.J. Watt visits school shooting survivors as they recover from their injuries

NFL player J.J. Watt steps into the homes and hospital rooms of recovering shooting victims after a Texas high school loses 10 people. Read more ...

How the NFL is cracking down on helmet hits with new rule

How the NFL is cracking down on helmet hits with new rule

ATLANTA - The NFL has passed a new rule for this season that says any player who initiates contact with his helmets is subject to ejection after an in-game video review that... Read more ...

Warriors vs. Rockets: Score, updates, highlights from Game 4 of West finals

Warriors vs. Rockets: Score, updates, highlights from Game 4 of West finals

Follow along here for the latest updates from Game 4 of the Western Conference finals as the Warriors seek a commanding 3-1 lead in their series with the Rockets. Read more ...

Souza put back on DL by Diamondbacks with pectoral strain

Souza put back on DL by Diamondbacks with pectoral strain

MILWAUKEE - Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder Steven Souza Jr. is back on the 10-day disabled list. Read more ...

NFL owners reportedly consider 15-yard penalty for kneeling during national...

NFL owners reportedly consider 15-yard penalty for kneeling during national anthem

National Football League owners are engaged in discussions regarding how the league will respond to players who kneel in protest during the national anthem, and one of their... Read more ...

Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, goes into lineup

Mets sign Bautista, recently cut Braves, goes into lineup

NEW YORK - Former home run champ Jose Bautista is getting another chance to show he still has pop, this time with the New York Mets. Read more ...

Angels' Zack Cozart wary of teams' motives starting relievers

Angels' Zack Cozart wary of teams' motives starting relievers

Zack Cozart thinks teams starting relievers are planning for the future, and not in a good way. Read more ...

NFL considering turning anthem kneel into actual game penalty

NFL considering turning anthem kneel into actual game penalty

Kneeling during the national anthem could soon be equivalent to dangerous hits and excessive touchdown dances. The NFL is considering a new punishment for its players taking a... Read more ...

Texas A&M beats Vanderbilt 3-1 in SEC Tournament

Texas A&M beats Vanderbilt 3-1 in SEC Tournament

HOOVER, Ala. - Kaylor Chafin and Nolan Hoffman combined to scatter eight hits Tuesday as 11th-seeded Texas A&M eliminated No. 6 seed Vanderbilt 3-1 on the first day of the... Read more ...