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Cowboys, Cardinals link arms amid anthem protests

Two National Football League teams largely steered clear of a controversy over national anthem protests that have ensnared U.S. President Donald Trump and threatened to damage the game's popularity, staging a "moment of unity" on Monday instead.

Olympics: JOC 'looking forward to Pyeongchang'

Japan's Olympic committee (JOC) said on Tuesday it is looking forward to participating in next year's Pyeongchang Winter Games and that it is confident the event will be safe despite concerns over North Korea.

National Hockey League roundup

(The Sports Xchange) - Vincent Lecavalier will become the second player in Tampa Bay Lightning history to have his number retired, the team announced on Monday.

National Football League roundup

(The Sports Xchange) - New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Monday morning called President Donald Trump's comments over the weekend "just divisive."

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Cowboys, Cardinals link arms amid anthem protests

PHOENIX Two National Football League teams largely steered clear of a controversy over national anthem protests that have ensnared U.S. President Donald Trump and threatened to damage the game's popularity, staging a "moment of unity" on Monday instead. | Video