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NFL to Punish Players Who Don't Stand During Anthem

CFL Commissioner Randy Ambrosie: statement is from 2017, but have confirmed policy holds true.

posted by tommytrump at 11:06 AM on May 26

NFL to Punish Players Who Don't Stand During Anthem

As I mentioned upthread, enforced patriotism

posted by tommytrump at 08:03 PM on May 25

John Harbaugh's Idea to Save the Kickoff

In Canadian football players have to take a knee (kneel) to concede a rouge.

Is that going to be an issue in the U.S.A.?

posted by tommytrump at 05:50 PM on May 25

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U.S.A. Hockey hired John Vanbiesbrouck as Assistant Executive Director of Hockey Operations. Yes, this John Vanbiesbrouck

posted by tommytrump at 04:05 PM on May 25

NFL to Punish Players Who Don't Stand During Anthem

Enforced patriotism?

posted by tommytrump at 05:32 PM on May 23

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New York Islanders give Lou Lamoriello a title and all the power

posted by tommytrump at 12:02 PM on May 22

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Johnny Manziel signs with Hamilton Tiger-Cats

posted by tommytrump at 12:29 PM on May 19

SportsFilter: The Tuesday Huddle

D.C.'s transit system will stay open an hour later on Tuesday & Thursday nights this week, in case Games 3 or 4 of the Capitals/Lightning series go to overtime. Exelon and Pepco stepped up to cover the cost for Tuesday night, Qatar for Thursday.

posted by tommytrump at 07:02 PM on May 15

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What a mess the Raptors are

Toronto sports (MLSE really, but they're all of major Toronto sports except the Blue Jays) man, the Maple Leafs make an exceptionally bright move with Kyle Dubas, and the Raptors screw things up fiercely with the firing of the best coach the organization has ever possessed. One step forward, one step back...

posted by tommytrump at 06:47 PM on May 11

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Toronto Raptors fire head coach Dwane Casey

posted by tommytrump at 02:31 PM on May 11

NHL Playoff Pick 'Em: Third Round

Washington in 7

Winnipeg in 6

Ovechkin

Stamkos

Stastny

Schiefle

posted by tommytrump at 01:17 PM on May 11

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Kyle Dubas named new Toronto Maple Leafs general manager

posted by tommytrump at 11:13 AM on May 11

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AHL game between Flyers, Hurricanes affiliates ends in fifth OT, breaking league record

posted by tommytrump at 06:08 PM on May 10

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Luck plays a bigger role in some sports than others " how come?

posted by tommytrump at 11:40 AM on May 09

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Canadian James Paxton no-hits Blue Jays

posted by tommytrump at 10:49 AM on May 09

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grum! & others

posted by tommytrump at 09:21 PM on May 07

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NHL issues a "don't lick opponents" edict to Bruins' Brad Marchand

posted by tommytrump at 03:17 PM on May 05

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Buffalo Sabres win NHL draft lottery

posted by tommytrump at 01:48 PM on April 29

NHL Playoff Pick 'Em: Second Round

Nashville in 6, Forsberg

San Jose in 7, Couture

Boston in 7, Marchand

Washington in 7, Ovechkin +1

posted by tommytrump at 11:43 AM on April 26

Humboldt gathers, and mourns, through a long and tragic night

The death toll rises to 16 with Dayna Brons' passing today, the only woman on the bus, athletic therapist for the Broncos.

posted by tommytrump at 08:11 PM on April 11

NHL Playoff Pick 'Em Starts Tonight

**Mitch Marner

posted by tommytrump at 05:46 PM on April 11

NHL Playoff Pick 'Em Starts Tonight

Winnipeg in 5 +2

Pittsburgh in 6 +2

Los Angeles in 5

New Jersey in 6

Toronto in 6

Washington in 6 +2

San Jose in 6 +1

Nashville in 4 +1

posted by tommytrump at 04:51 PM on April 11

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NHL Playoffs 2018: One reason to root against every team in the Stanley Cup playoffs

posted by tommytrump at 02:41 PM on April 11

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The Montreal Canadiens season in one video

posted by tommytrump at 11:54 AM on April 08

Rusty Staub Dead at 73

.

One of my favourite players of all time, I still have his autograph from a game at Jarry Park.

posted by tommytrump at 07:39 PM on April 03

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Just an exhibition game, but still.....

posted by tommytrump at 07:25 AM on March 28

Former Bills GM Bill Polian is the co-founder of a new football league

No Montreal franchise during the Baltimore era does seem odd, but it was the case.

Once the Alouettes franchise was resurrected in Montreal, it was saved again by U2

posted by tommytrump at 10:41 PM on March 21

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#MelnykOut

posted by tommytrump at 05:32 PM on March 20

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Happy 8th Anniversary "Iggy!!"

posted by tommytrump at 09:11 PM on February 28

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That's not my record to have': An Iowa basketball star pays tribute with a missed free throw

posted by tommytrump at 09:36 AM on February 28

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NHL Trade Tracker

posted by tommytrump at 08:11 PM on February 25

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Four fans ejected from United Center for directing racist taunts at Washington Capitals' Devante Smith-Pelly

posted by tommytrump at 11:31 AM on February 18

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Former Argonauts head coach and GM Leo Cahill dead at age 89

posted by tommytrump at 08:46 PM on February 17

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Blue Jays radio man Jerry Howarth calls it a career after 36 years

posted by tommytrump at 07:07 PM on February 13

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Super Bowl 0x34

Philadelphia by 18

posted by tommytrump at 04:59 PM on February 04

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The search for Jackie Wallace

posted by tommytrump at 12:27 PM on February 03

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Super Bowl 0x34

Philadelphia by 18 +10

FG Elliot +5

TD Ajayi

Passing Brady +5

Rushing Blount +5

Receiving Jeffery

Sack Barnett

Int Robinson

Oops Amendola

MVP Foles +5

Contest ic23b

posted by tommytrump at 01:43 PM on February 02

SportsFilter: The Wednesday Huddle

Slow down you guys, I'm taking notes here. Could there be an essay in my future?

posted by tommytrump at 04:33 PM on January 26

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Then again who will be disappointed when the white jerseys have the most Super Bowel Wins. Fence Companies Baton Rouge

I'm not sure just where to start...

posted by tommytrump at 09:08 PM on January 25

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Montreal loses a hockey legend as Red Fisher dies at age 91

posted by tommytrump at 06:12 PM on January 20

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Conference Championship Round

Jacksonville by 21

Minnesota by 17

QB Keenum

RB Fournette

WR Diggs

T/O Barr

Jacksonville

posted by tommytrump at 04:53 PM on January 20

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Divisional Round

I would not have thought it possible to be 34 points down after one week.

Oh, to be down 34 points....one can dream!

Atlanta by 17

New England by 25

Pittsburgh by 17

New Orleans by 17

Passing Drew Brees

Rushing Devonta Freeman

Receiving Michael Thomas

Sack Grady Jarrett

Points New England

posted by tommytrump at 08:54 PM on January 12

Play SportsFilter's NFL Playoff Pick 'Em Contest

If the Bills win -- me, tommy and grum are heading to the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino to prep for week 2.

Shotgun!!

posted by tommytrump at 04:12 PM on January 06

NFL Pick 'Em Champion: Tron7

Thanks, tahoemoj, it was a season-long effort.

posted by tommytrump at 02:18 PM on January 05

Play SportsFilter's NFL Playoff Pick 'Em Contest

Kansas City by 17

Atlanta by 18

Buffalo by 6

Carolina by 19

QB Ryan

RB Freeman

INT Trufant

WR Sanu

Pts Carolina

posted by tommytrump at 02:15 PM on January 05

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So, this happened off the opening faceoff of the San Jose/Toronto game last night.....

posted by tommytrump at 08:48 AM on January 05

NFL Pick 'Em Champion: Tron7

Congrats, Tron7 !!

posted by tommytrump at 08:28 AM on January 05

Buffalo Bills Make Playoffs

You guys are missing the big story.... Browns complete imperfect season

posted by tommytrump at 11:04 AM on January 01

NFL Pick 'Em Week 17: All the Marbles Edition

Detroit by 5

Indianapolis by 5

Minnesota by 5

New England by 15

N.Y. Giants by 5

Philadelphia by 5

Pittsburgh by 15

Atlanta by 5

Kansas City by 5

Jacksonville by 5

San Francisco by 5

Buffalo by 5

L.A. Chargers by 15

Seattle by 15

New Orleans by 5

Baltimore by 5

posted by tommytrump at 10:07 PM on December 29

NFL Pick 'Em Week 16: Gene Steratore's Index Card Edition

Baltimore by 11

Minnesota by 11

Cleveland by 4

Detroit by 11

L.A. Rams by 11

Kansas City by 17

New England by 17

Atlanta by 11

L.A. Chargers by 11

Washington by 11

San Francisco by 7

Seattle by 11

N.Y. Giants by 11

Pittsburgh by 11

Philadelphia by 7

posted by tommytrump at 08:56 PM on December 21

NFL Pick 'Em Week 15: Concussion Protocol Edition

Detroit by 17

L.A. Chargers by 7

Jacksonville by 17

Buffalo by 7

Baltimore by 17

Minnesota by 7

New Orleans by 17

N.Y. Giants by 7

Washington by 17

Carolina by 7

L.A. Rams by 17

Pittsburgh by 7

Tennessee by 7

Dallas by 17

Atlanta by 17

posted by tommytrump at 06:54 PM on December 15

NFL Pick 'Em Week 15: Concussion Protocol Edition

Indianapolis by 6

posted by tommytrump at 07:14 PM on December 14

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Indianapolis by 6

Geez, it's been a long day....I'll attempt to move this to the Pick Page one more time!

posted by tommytrump at 07:13 PM on December 14

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

Indianapolis by 6

posted by tommytrump at 07:21 AM on December 14

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Fuck the NFL and their "doctors" on the sideline doing "concussion protocols".

NFL concussion protocol would have allowed JFK back in the parade

~Jim Chaplin @jimmychap69

posted by tommytrump at 07:58 PM on December 11

NFL Pick 'Em Week 14: Get Better Ryan Shazier Edition

Buffalo by 21

Cincinnati by 7

Green Bay by 21

Kansas City by 4

N.Y. Giants by 21

Tampa Bay by 17

Carolina by 5

San Francisco by 10

N.Y. Jets by 8

Tennessee by 9

L.A. Chargers by 7

Philadelphia by 11

Seattle by 15

Pittsburgh by 14

New England by 28

posted by tommytrump at 05:25 PM on December 07

NFL Pick 'Em Week 14: Get Better Ryan Shazier Edition

Atlanta by 15

posted by tommytrump at 04:28 PM on December 07

SportsFilter: The Sunday Huddle

You know, it's not the worst thing a Patriots tight end has ever done.

posted by tommytrump at 09:03 AM on December 07

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

The Pontiac Silverdome demolition fails, and everybody's got jokes

posted by tommytrump at 08:56 AM on December 04

SportsFilter: The Friday Huddle

Kris Russell, with his 2nd goal of the 3rd period.

posted by tommytrump at 10:56 AM on December 01