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SaukValley.com
SportShorts for Tuesday, July 26, 2016President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
SportShorts for Tuesday, July 26, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 4 hours ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts – which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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CNBC
Michael Jordan can 'no longer stay silent'Wade all made public pleas to stop the violence at the opening of this years' E
Michael Jordan can 'no longer stay silent'
CNBC / Posted 10 hours ago
Wade all made public pleas to stop the violence at the opening of this years' ESPY awards. And the WNBA's Phoenix Mercury, New York Liberty and the Indiana Fever went even further, donning shirts with hashtags honoring Black Lives Matter and the... Read more
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Slate
Would a Ban on All Russian Athletes Ruin the Rio Olympics?decision to allow some Russian athletes to compete in the Rio Olympics. Next, t
Would a Ban on All Russian Athletes Ruin the Rio Olympics?
Slate / Posted 10 hours ago
decision to allow some Russian athletes to compete in the Rio Olympics. Next, they speak with Tanisha Wright of the New York Liberty about WNBA players’ support of the Black Lives Matter movement and the league’s response. Finally, they... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsthe players of the WNBA felt and the sensitive time that we're living in and be
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 hours ago
the players of the WNBA felt and the sensitive time that we're living in and being willing to re-evaluate their decision," New York Liberty President Isiah Thomas said. "We are also very proud of our players the world is seeing what we already... Read more
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The News-Herald
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
The News-Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
The Morning Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
WNBA withdraws fines for player protestsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for player protests
Yahoo Sports / Posted 16 hours ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts - which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Athletes Using Sports Platforms To Push Social ChangeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes Using Sports Platforms To Push Social Change
CBS Baltimore / Posted 17 hours ago
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
WNBA Rescinds Fines Against WNBA Teams And PlayersAfter the press conference the women of the WNBA team New York Liberty staged l
WNBA Rescinds Fines Against WNBA Teams And Players
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 18 hours ago
After the press conference the women of the WNBA team New York Liberty staged last week, and all of the media coverage it received, it would have been impossible for the organization to ignore the players, their message or their need to be supported... Read more
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ESPN
Activist: Athletes wield real power; action neededWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Activist: Athletes wield real power; action needed
ESPN / Posted 23 hours ago
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA's Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA's Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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Salon.com
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA’s Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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Island Packet
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA's Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changeWolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wim
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
Wolfe eventually retired. Serena Williams spoke out against the violence at Wimbledon. Members of the WNBA's Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury recently wore black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police... Read more
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USA Today
Doyel: Why black T-shirts matterlives matter … too. “Just because someone says ‘Black Lives Matter’ doesn’t me
Doyel: Why black T-shirts matter
USA Today / Posted yesterday
lives matter … too. “Just because someone says ‘Black Lives Matter’ doesn’t mean that other lives don’t matter,” New York Liberty guard Tanisha Wright said Thursday night. “People put out this imaginary ‘black lives only matter’ whenever... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Iowa DL Held at Gunpoint by Police While Playing 'Pokemon Go'Chris Paul opened the ESPY Awards with an introduction that called for a stop t
Iowa DL Held at Gunpoint by Police While Playing 'Pokemon Go'
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
Chris Paul opened the ESPY Awards with an introduction that called for a stop to gun violence. The WNBA's Phoenix Mercury, New York Liberty and Indiana Fever wore black warm-up shirts to raise awareness of the issue. All three teams and the... Read more
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The Mercury News
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts -- which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
WNBA Withdraws Fines for Teams that Wore Black Warmup ShirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA Withdraws Fines for Teams that Wore Black Warmup Shirts
CBS Baltimore / Posted yesterday
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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KERA North Texas
WNBA Rescinds Fines Against Players Wearing Shirts Supporting Shooting Victimstheir desire to use their platform to address important societal issues." The
WNBA Rescinds Fines Against Players Wearing Shirts Supporting Shooting Victims
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
their desire to use their platform to address important societal issues." The fines applied to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players. As the Associated Press reported, the black warmup shirts were a uniform... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
WNBA Rescinds Fines Against Players Wearing Shirts Supporting Shooting Victimstheir desire to use their platform to address important societal issues." The
WNBA Rescinds Fines Against Players Wearing Shirts Supporting Shooting Victims
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
their desire to use their platform to address important societal issues." The fines applied to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players. As the Associated Press reported, the black warmup shirts were a uniform... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
WNBA Rescinds Fines For Black Lives Matter Proteststhree times after helping an autistic person out this morning in Florida, I kne
WNBA Rescinds Fines For Black Lives Matter Protests
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted yesterday
three times after helping an autistic person out this morning in Florida, I knew I couldn’t be silent,” Tina Charles of the New York Liberty told ESPN. “Knowing the player I am representing this organization, if anybody was going to wear it, it had... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
WNBA Players Won't Be Fined For Wearing Protest Shirts After AllThe WNBA won't be fining a handful of teams and players for wearing black warmu
WNBA Players Won't Be Fined For Wearing Protest Shirts After All
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
The WNBA won't be fining a handful of teams and players for wearing black warmup shirts after all. The Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players all faced fines after they decided to wear warmup shirts to speak out about... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Sports Briefs: WNBA withdraws fines for uniform protestsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
Sports Briefs: WNBA withdraws fines for uniform protests
Savannah Morning News / Posted yesterday
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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KIVI Boise
WNBA Players Won't Be Fined For Wearing Protest Shirts After AllThe WNBA won't be fining a handful of teams and players for wearing black warmu
WNBA Players Won't Be Fined For Wearing Protest Shirts After All
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
The WNBA won't be fining a handful of teams and players for wearing black warmup shirts after all. The Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players all faced fines after they decided to wear warmup shirts to speak out about... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
WNBA Players Won't Be Fined For Wearing Protest Shirts After AllThe WNBA won't be fining a handful of teams and players for wearing black warmu
WNBA Players Won't Be Fined For Wearing Protest Shirts After All
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
The WNBA won't be fining a handful of teams and players for wearing black warmup shirts after all. The Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players all faced fines after they decided to wear warmup shirts to speak out about... Read more
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Inquirier.net
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsFILE – In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016 file photo, members of the New York Lib
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
FILE – In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016 file photo, members of the New York Liberty basketball team await the start of a game against the Atlanta Dream in New York. The WNBA is withdrawing its fines for teams and players that showed support of... Read more
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Daily Mail
WNBA rescinds fines for teams who wore Black Lives Matter shirtsWNBA rescinds $5,000 fines it imposed on three teams who wore Black Lives Matte
WNBA rescinds fines for teams who wore Black Lives Matter shirts
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
WNBA rescinds $5,000 fines it imposed on three teams who wore Black Lives Matter T-shirts in wake of police shootings New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and Indiana Fever were all fined Players on the three teams were also additionally each fined... Read more
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Marshall Independent
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Marshall Independent
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Marshall Independent / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
SPORTS BRIEFINGPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
SPORTS BRIEFING
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts - which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Lake Placid News
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Lake Placid News
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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The News & Observer
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsconcrete was decided. Johnny Clark, FileAP Photo FILE - In this Wednesday, Jul
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
concrete was decided. Johnny Clark, FileAP Photo FILE - In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016 file photo, members of the New York Liberty basketball team await the start of a game against the Atlanta Dream in New York. The WNBA is withdrawing its... Read more
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Ventura County Star
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts - which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
WNBA fines 3 teams, players for shirts in wake of shootingsSocial activism is coming at a cost for WNBA players. The WNBA has fined the I
WNBA fines 3 teams, players for shirts in wake of shootings
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Social activism is coming at a cost for WNBA players. The WNBA has fined the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police officers. All... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
WNBA president talks about fining players over warmup shirtssocial media and in postgame interviews, players are showing their solidarity a
WNBA president talks about fining players over warmup shirts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
social media and in postgame interviews, players are showing their solidarity after the league fined the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury players $500 each this week for wearing plain black warmup shirts that violated the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Island Packet
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Hartford Courant
As WNBA Takes Hiatus For Olympics, Let's Look Back (And Forward)(20-4) and Los Angeles Sparks (20-3) have been fantastic, battling for the top
As WNBA Takes Hiatus For Olympics, Let's Look Back (And Forward)
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
(20-4) and Los Angeles Sparks (20-3) have been fantastic, battling for the top seed in the league's playoff chase with the New York Liberty sitting third at 18-8. The league's new playoff system promotes the eight teams with the best winning... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
WNBA withdraws fines for player protestsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for player protests
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
WNBA withdraws fines for player protestsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for player protests
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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The Oakland Press
WNBA president lauds activism, wishes it was kept off courtsocial media and in postgame interviews, players are showing their solidarity a
WNBA president lauds activism, wishes it was kept off court
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
social media and in postgame interviews, players are showing their solidarity after the league fined the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury players $500 each this week for wearing plain black warmup shirts that violated the... Read more
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The Washington Times
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts — which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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Calgary Sun
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black shirtsthe players of the WNBA felt and the sensitive time that we’re living in and be
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black shirts
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
the players of the WNBA felt and the sensitive time that we’re living in and being willing to re-evaluate their decision,” New York Liberty president Isiah Thomas said. “We are also very proud of our players. The world is seeing what we already... Read more
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KTVN Reno
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts - which was a uniform violation. The players... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirtsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for teams that wore black warmup shirts
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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CTV News
WNBA withdraws fines for player protestsPresident Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding p
WNBA withdraws fines for player protests
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
President Lisa Borders said in a statement Saturday the league was rescinding penalties given to the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty, Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing the shirts during pregame protests, which began after... Read more
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