Tom Goldman

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What Kind Of Future Should America's Favorite Spectator Sport Expect?

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Tomorrow a holiday tradition — Thanksgiving and the NFL. Fans have three different games they can devour, but TV ratings are down as controversy has dogged America's number one spectator sport. Is the future of the NFL at risk?

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Saturday Sports: Sexual Abuse, Russian Doping

Saturday, November 11, 2017

We discuss sexual abuse in sports, new developments in state-sponsored Russian doping and the Boston Celtics' winning streak.

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Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott Loses Latest Attempt To Block Suspension

Thursday, November 09, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott, the Dallas Cowboys' star running back has an on-again, off-again six game suspension in connection with a domestic violence accusation. On Thursday, a panel of federal judges ruled against Elliott and for the NFL, which suspended him in August.

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Houston Astros Win World Series

Thursday, November 02, 2017

The Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers to capture their first World Series title in the franchise's 56-year history.

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Dodgers Defeat Astros To Force A Final World Series Game

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Houston Astros in Game 6 of the World Series Tuesday night in LA, forcing a Game 7 to determine the series winner.

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Dodgers And Astros Prepare For World Series Game 6 in LA

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Game 6 of the World Series is tonight as the Los Angeles Dodgers face the Houston Astros. It's been a thrilling series so far with both teams having offensive explosions and defensive stops.

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Astros Tie World Series, Beat Dodgers 7-6 In Game 2

Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Houston Astros won one of the wildest World Series games ever Wednesday night — to even the series against the LA Dodgers. The game went into extra innings with both teams slugging home runs.

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In Game 1 Of The World Series, Justin Turner Is The Dodgers Breakout Star

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Game 2 of the World Series is tonight in Los Angeles as the Dodgers take on the Houston Astros. The Dodgers won Game 1 on strong pitching and a homerun from Justin Turner, who is enjoying his time in the limelight.

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World Series: It's Power Vs. Power As Los Angeles Takes On Houston

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Houston has "been a city that, y'know, has been going through a lot of things this year," second baseman Jose Altuve said. But the Dodgers are still favored to win.

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Age-Defying Athletes May Provide Clues For The Rest Of Us

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

From Tom Brady to Venus Williams to baseball's Ichiro Suzuki, elite athletes are playing past their supposed primes. Are there lessons they can teach average people about exercise and health?

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NFL Players And Owners Have Not Resolved Controversy Over Anthem Protests

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

NFL owners and players did not resolve the controversy over anthem protests at an owners meeting in New York on Tuesday, but emerged largely positive about the session and pledged to meet again.

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Seattle Seahawks Wide Receiver Is 'Quietly' Involved In Anthem Protest

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

NFL executives and players meet to discuss protests during the national anthem. Seattle Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin is watching closely — he's become involved with issues underlying the protests.

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New NHL Team In Las Vegas Honors Victims Of Mass Shooting

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Las Vegas got its first major pro-sports franchise this fall with the NHL expansion team Golden Knights. The team played their first home game Tuesday night, and paid tribute to the shooting victims.

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Las Vegas NHL Team Will Honor Shooting Victims Before Debut Game

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Following last week's mass shooting in Las Vegas, plans for an extravagant opening ceremony have changed and the new Golden Knights hope the game will provide some sort of healing for the city.

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NFL Star Cam Newton's Controversial Remarks

Thursday, October 05, 2017

Football star Cam Newton, quarterback for the Carolina Panthers, made an openly sexist comment regarding a female reporter on Wednesday. The NFL called Newton's words wrong and disrespectful.

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Trump's Criticism Renews Spotlight On NFL National Anthem Protests

Monday, September 25, 2017

Football players knelt, locked arms or stayed off the field in a show of unity before games Sunday against a barrage of criticism by President Trump over some player protests during the national anthem.

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Former Boxing World Champion 'Raging Bull,' Jake LaMotta Dies At 95

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Former boxing world champion Jake LaMotta has died at 95. His colorful life was the subject of a book and an Academy Award winning movie, Raging Bull.

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New England Patriots And Kansas City Chiefs Kick Off NFL Season

Thursday, September 07, 2017

The NFL season kicks off with the New England Patriots against the Kansas City Chiefs. But ongoing civil rights protests and player safety concerns bring questions to this year's season.

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What's Up Those Baseball Sleeves? Lots Of Data, And Privacy Concerns

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Professional athletes use wearable technology to improve performance. But key questions remain over who owns the data and how the information is used.

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As NFL Preseason Gets Underway, Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Remains Unsigned

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned even as preseason is underway. Some believe the league is blackballing him for taking a knee before games to protest police violence.

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