Is it disrespectful for athletes to refuse to visit the White House?

The traditional visit to the White House used to be an honor for all championship teams, but has become a hot-button topic due to President Trump's political and personal controversies. Teams and athletes have visited the White House for decades out of respect for the office—a tradition many want to continue. However, athletes have the right to choose and skipping the visit should also be...
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Should the PGA Tour adopt a shot clock?

Plagued by slow play, the European Tour experimented with a shot clock to keep the game moving along. The Shot Clock Masters event was a big success and now, people want the clock to come to the PGA and every major tournament. Some feel the shot clock will make the PGA Tour more entertaining. Others feel the clock is unnecessary and will rush golfers into bad shots. What do you think? 🏌
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Who won the Carmelo Anthony trade: Thunder or Hawks?

The Oklahoma City Thunder unloaded Carmelo Anthony and a first-round draft pick to the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala. Some feel the Thunder got the better end of the deal, saving $100 million that would've been due to Anthony and still managed to acquire a consistent 19-point scorer in return. Others feel the Hawks got a better deal, getting another first-round...
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Should the NFL force players to stand for the national anthem?

The NFL and NFLPA are freezing any changes to the national anthem policy after the Miami Dolphins faced backlash for threatening to suspend any players who kneel during the anthem. While the freeze is in place, many are questioning the policy in general. Some feel requiring players to stand would help with the league’s image, and bring fans back (and ratings). However, forcing players to go...
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Does Mike Trout need to do a better job of marketing himself or does MLB?

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred criticized Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout for shying away from the media and commercial spotlight, arguing Trout's lack of brand building makes it harder for pro baseball to market him as a star. Some feel Trout needs to do more endorsements to grow his brand and help the league. Others feel Trout does plenty of work in the community and makes baseball exciting...
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Who won the Manny Machado trade: Dodgers or Orioles?

Manny Machado is going to Hollywood. The Baltimore Orioles traded its franchise shortstop for five prospects to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Some fans feel the Dodgers won the trade, getting one of the best shortstops in the league and a powerful bat that will be useful in the playoffs. Others think the Orioles unloaded a player the front office was never going to retain, and received prospects to...
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Is the 'Madden Curse' real?

EA Sports announced Antonio Brown will be the cover athlete for "Madden NFL 19." While it is a great honor to adorn the cover of one of the most successful video game franchises of all time, some believe there is a curse attached to it. Several cover athletes have had major injuries, dramatic regressions in production, and off-field issues after being placed on the cover. Others think it's just...
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Is Darrelle Revis a first-ballot Hall of Famer?

After 11 years of making Sunday for the NFL's best wide receivers a living hell, Darrelle Revis is calling it a career. One of the greatest cornerbacks in NFL history is hanging up the cleats and it's almost guaranteed he will be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But when will he be inducted? Some feel his achievements and impact on the game warrant a first-ballot induction. Others think he was...
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Does DeMar DeRozan deserve a statue in Toronto?

DeMar DeRozan's stint with the Toronto Raptors may be over, but his impact on the franchise has many demanding DeRozan be rewarded with a statue. DeRozan was arguably the best player on the roster and brought the Raptors back to the playoffs. Still, he didn't bring any championships to Toronto. Statues aren't just given out. What do you think? 🏈
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Should Kawhi Leonard sit out the entire 2018-2019 season?

Kawhi Leonard might have been traded to the Toronto Raptors, but it's been reported that he has no desire to play there long term. Some are even suggesting that Leonard should just sit out the season and wait until free agency next year to sign with the team he wants to go to. Others believe Leonard needs to play in order to get a max deal and show people he can still play. What do you think? 🏀
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