SI Legal Analyst Michael McCann says union labor laws open the door for significant legal challenges to the NFL's new mandates regarding the National Anthem.
Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes protesting police brutality and racial inequality may need to find a new playbook this fall
The NFLPA says it will challenge the owners' new anthem rules. But The MMQB's Jonathan Jones says the broader problem stems from the owners' racial insensitivities.
USOC hires FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, putting Wendy Guthrie in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies being rewritten in wake of cases involving Olympic athletes
Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid must still prove that the NFL communicated in efforts to keep both players off rosters. But the league's ban on protests during the National Anthem suggests their case is not without merit.
President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction
USA Gymnastics has parted ways with senior vice president Rhonda Faehn, who has come under fire recently from former victims of a former national team doctor now serving decades in prison for abusing athletes
The NFL owners' decision to mandate standing for the National Anthem reflects the impact President Donald Trump has had on the league, even as protests diminished over the course of the previous season.