President's criticisms spark more protests at NFL games

President Donald Trump's criticism of players who kneel during the national anthem sparked angry protests around the National Football League Sunday, as about 200 players sat, knelt or raised their fists in defiance.

A week ago, just six players protested.

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  • Written by By ARNIE STAPLETON , AP Pro Football Writer

NBA media days certain to have plenty of Trump talk

The most retweeted post ever sent by LeBron James before this weekend was one in 2013 in response to the incessant who's-better debate about him and Michael Jordan.

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  • Written by By TIM REYNOLDS , AP Basketball Writer

Corey Kluber gets 18th win as Indians beat Mariners 4-2

SEATTLE (AP) — At this point, there is not much Corey Kluber can do to strengthen his case for the American League Cy Young Award. Another win, another quality start, another 10 strikeouts has become what is expected from Cleveland's ace.

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  • Written by By TIM BOOTH , AP Sports Writer