Tom Goldman appears in the following:
Thursday, May 24, 2018
The NFL says its players are no longer allowed to kneel during the national anthem. The league says those who do will be fined. Protests became a huge issue last season.
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
The NFL announced it will require players who are on the field to "stand and show respect for the flag and anthem." This comes after months of debate that started as protests against police brutality.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Cynthia Marshall was tapped to help the franchise through a sexual assault and domestic abuse scandal. Skeptical at first, Marshall is determined to make the Mavericks a shining example for the NBA.
Friday, May 11, 2018
The NBA is down to its final four teams in the quest for the next champion. There are no surprises, but basketball fans are giddy with excitement about the players and the coaches about to compete for a title.
Saturday, May 05, 2018
Boston played Philadelphia and Toronto played Cleveland in last night's NBA semifinals while the Kentucky Derby is Saturday.
Thursday, April 12, 2018
The most talked about baseball player so far this season is Los Angeles Angel Shohei Ohtani. He's electrified people with his pitching and hitting. It's an unusual talent to be good at both. But how rare is it?
Saturday, April 07, 2018
American Patrick Reed holds a two-shot lead over Australia's Marc Leishman going into the Masters golf tournament Saturday. The field has been whittled from 87 to 53 as the third round begins.
Saturday, April 07, 2018
We get some of the week's sports highlights, including the much-anticipated return of Tiger Woods to the Masters.
Monday, April 02, 2018
College basketball has one more game — the men's national championship. Both the mens' and womens' tournaments have had magic moments during a year when the state of college basketball is in question.
Saturday, March 24, 2018
The NCAA men's tournament is down to eight teams, and baseball makes an unexpected entry in the omnibus spending bill.
Monday, March 19, 2018
Woods is starting to show renewed spark in his golf game. He seems to have found his game again Sunday after a five-year winless streak.
Friday, March 16, 2018
The last time Tiger Woods won a golf tournament was 2013. Once the world's top player, he's struggled with a myriad of health issues and off-the-course distractions. But he's back and close to winning again.
Thursday, March 08, 2018
Mike Schultz lost his leg in 2008. Since then, he created a successful business making prosthetic legs and learned to snowboard so well that he's about to compete in the 2018 Winter Paralympics.
Thursday, March 01, 2018
President Trump challenged long-standing GOP orthodoxy on gun policy in a meeting Wednesday. Also, Noam Levey of the Los Angeles Times discusses the White House's response to the opioid epidemic.
Friday, February 23, 2018
Russian athletes went one-two in the women's single figure skating competition. Alina Zagitova took gold and Evgenia Medvedeva the silver. Bradie Tennell was the top U.S. finisher in ninth.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Mikaela Shiffrin won her second medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics with silver in the women's Alpine combined. Lindsey Vonn had the best overall time after the downhill but couldn't finish the slalom.
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
It was an up and down day at the Olympics. All three of the U.S. women's figure skaters fell or stumbled in the short program, but the U.S. women won their first ever medal in cross-country skiing.
Monday, February 19, 2018
More than 160 Russian athletes who passed drug tests were allowed to compete in the Winter Olympic Games, even though the Russian Olympic Committee was banned for using prohibited substances.
Friday, February 16, 2018
American skier Mikaela Shiffrin narrowly missed out on winning her third gold medal Friday. And in men's figure skating, top U.S. medal hope Nathan Chen had a disappointing performance.
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Mikaela Shiffrin won an Olympic gold medal in the giant slalom on Thursday. It's her second career Olympic title. At the 2014 Sochi Games, Shiffrin won the slalom — a title she will defend Friday.