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NFL commissioner, players' union angrily denounce Donald Trump

The National Football League and its players’ union on Saturday angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem and that fans consider walking out in protest “when somebody disrespects our flag.” “Divisive comments like these demonstrate an unfortunate lack of respect for the NFL, our great game and all of our ...

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Detroit Red Wings denounce use of logo at white nationalist rally in Virginia

The Detroit Red Wings are considering legal action to stop white nationalists from using their logo as part of a “disturbing” rally in Charlottesville, Va. The team said in a statement Saturday it “vehemently” disagrees with the rally and is in no way associated with it. The logo of the NHL club could be seen on items held by people ...

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Detroit Red Wings denounce use of their logo by white nationalists in Charlottesville

Among the shields, body armour and informal uniforms donned by white nationalists who rallied in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend was a familiar symbol — the winged-wheel logo of the NHL’s Detroit Red Wings. On Saturday the hockey team issued  a statement through social media strongly condemning the use of their distinctive red symbol, stating the organization “vehemently” disagreed with the ...

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