Trump comments on Curry, NFL protests anger athletes

SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) President Donald Trump denounced protests by NFL players and rescinded a White House invitation for NBA champion Stephen Curry in a two-day rant that targeted top professional athletes and brought swift condemnation Saturday from league executives and star players alike.

NFL Announcing Crews for Week Four – September 24th and 25th

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Sunday, September 24th

Yahoo!/Go90 9:30 a.m. ET

Baltimore Ravens at Jacksonville Jaguars: Andrew Catalon, James Lofton

CBS 1:00 p.m. ET

Houston Texans at New England Patriots: Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts

Pittsburgh Steelers at Chicago Bears: Greg Gumbel, Trent Green

Denver Broncos at Buffalo Bills: Spero Dedes, Adam Archuleta

Miami Dolphins at New York Jets: Tom McCarthy, Steve Tasker, Steve Beuerlein

Cleveland Browns at Indianapolis Colts: Beth Mowins, Jay Feely

CBS 4:25 p.m. ET

Cincinnati Bengals at Green Bay Packers: Jim Nantz, Tony Romo

Kansas City Chiefs at Los Angeles Chargers: Kevin Harlan, Rich Gannon

FOX 1:00 p.m ET

New York Giants at Philadelphia Eagles: Joe Buck, Troy Aikman

Atlanta Falcons at Detroit Lions: Kenny Albert, Ronde Barber

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Minnesota Vikings: Thom Brennaman, Chris Spielman

New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers: Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston

FOX 4:05 p.m. ET

Seattle Seahawks at Tennessee Titans: Kevin Burkhardt, Charles Davis

Sunday Night Football, NBC 8:30 p.m. ET

Oakland Raiders at Washington Redskins: Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya

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Trump’s comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) President Donald Trump denounced protests by NFL players and rescinded a White House invitation for NBA champion Stephen Curry in a two-day rant that targeted top professional athletes and brought swift condemnation from league executives and star players alike on Saturday.

Report: Trey Burke finalizing deal with Oklahoma City Thunder

On a day that saw Oklahoma City deal for 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony, another Thunder transaction was reportedly taking place. This one addresses OKC’s backcourt, which appears on the verge of adding former lottery pick Trey Burke according to Shams Charania of The Vertical.

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How long will Enes Kanter stay with the Knicks after recent trade?

The centerpiece of the trade for the Oklahoma City Thunder to land Carmelo Anthony from the New York Knicks was big man Enes Kanter.

New York already has Kristaps Porzingis and Willy Hernangomez as viable options in the frontcourt for the Knicks. Both are young options who will become a big part of the team identity moving forward. They also have significant depth with Joakim Noah and Kyle O’Quinn.

The Knicks now have Kristaps Porzingis, Enes Kanter, Willy Hernangomez, Kyle O’Quinn and Joakim Noah. They all need to play center.

— Andy Bailey (@AndrewDBailey) September 23, 2017

This, of course, will make fans and media wonder how long Kanter will stay with the Knicks. Hernangomez is younger and has a much cheaper contract.

It’s unclear what his trade value is after he was moved from the Thunder, though the front office could potentially pull a late-first round pick or early-second round pick in a

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