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Boycott The NFL? #BoycottNFL Trends On Twitter And Facebook Amid Sunday’s National Anthem Seattle Seahawks Team Protest Rumor

News about an NFL boycott has caused #boycottNFL to trend on Twitter, with #boycotttheNFL creating buzz on Facebook as well. Why would NFL fans potentially boycott the NFL? Because of controversy stemming from the national anthem boycott started by Colin Kaepernick, which has caught fire and caused the NFL boycott backlash. Rumors that the entire Seattle Seahawks team may join ...

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Facebook founds team to help people ‘connect and share’ in virtual reality

Facebook has formed an internal team to work on virtual reality, and it’s pushing its own 360-degree video technology onto the Gear VR. The company announced today that the new group will research “social VR,” including “how people can connect and share using today’s VR technology” and the long-term possibilities if VR develops as a computing platform. So far, Facebook ...

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Texas Tech upsets third ranked team in row, fans go nuts

Brad Tollefson/AP Texas Tech fans celebrate on the court after Texas Tech defeated Oklahoma 65-63 Wednesday night. LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Toddrick Gotcher admitted he might have traveled after one of his Texas Tech teammates got him the rebound off Oklahoma’s last shot in the Red Raiders’ 65-63 victory over the third-ranked Sooners on Wednesday night. “I think I picked ...

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SOAR dunk team shatters backboard with ridiculous dunk

Aaron Gordon only looked like he was leaping off a trampoline in Saturday’s NBA slam dunk contest. These members of Liberty University’s SOAR ministry dunk team actually were, and their display of air-time reached its crescendo with a backboard crushing slam. TOP-10 BACKBOARD BREAKING DUNKS @discovercentral/via twitter A trick dunk group that uses trampolines shattered a backboard during its routine. ...

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Kevin Costner stars at the coach of a motley school running team in McFarland, USA

By Brian Viner, Film Critic for the Daily Mail Published: 19:58 EST, 24 September 2015 | Updated: 20:26 EST, 24 September 2015 McFarland, USA (PG) Verdict: Corny but enjoyable Kevin Costner, king of the big-hearted sports movie, is back in Field Of Dreams, Bull Durham and Tin Cup territory with McFarland, USA, a Disney film based on the true 1987 ...

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Saints willing to trade almost entire team, according to report

If your name isn’t Drew Brees or Brandin Cooks, get your bags ready. The New Orleans Saints are ready for an overhaul. After going 7-9 last season, the Saints are reportedly shopping “everyone but Drew Brees and Brandin Cooks,” according to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler. The team has already sent tight end Jimmy Graham to the Seattle Seahawks and offensive guard Ben Grubbs to ...

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Magic inducting Shaquille O’Neal into team Hall of Fame

FILE – This April 7, 1996, file photo shows Orlando Magic’s Shaquille O’Neal dunking the ball and knocking Chicago Bulls’ Dennis Rodman out of the way at the same time during their game in Orlando. The Orlando Magic are inducting Shaquille O’Neal into the team’s Hall of Fame. The Magic announced O’Neal’s addition Thursday, March 12, 2015. He will be ...

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British provincial team ends work in Helmand

LONDON, March 20 (UPI) — Thursday is the final working day for a British provincial reconstruction team in the Afghan province of Helmand, British Foreign Secretary William Hague said. Special Reports – UPI.com

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Why you should watch every single NBA team this season

For some teams, there are many reasons. For others, there may only be a few. But every single NBA club, no matter how good or bad, offers intrigue that deserves to be celebrated. Most NBA teams won’t contend this season. Some have all but punted on a playoff spot before even tipping their first games. But not every team must ...

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Michael Beasley leaves Grizzlies to sign with Chinese team owned by Yao Ming

The Michael Beasley experiment in Memphis didn’t last long before the former No. 2 overall pick decided to take his talents to China. Michael Beasley’s latest attempt to carve out a steady NBA role has come to an end. The former No. 2 overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft has agreed to leave the Memphis Grizzlies to sign a ...

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