NFL…Responses continue to pour in in aftermath of show of unity from players.
White House…Press Secretary defends Donald Trump…:”President has respect for country…says Media misconstrued his comments…says President is appropriate right to defend the flag”…Associated Press reports Trump wrote 15-tweets in 3-days against NFL players.
Jerry Richardson-Carolina…”Since 1959-football has been bringing people of all backgrounds together”
Paul Tagliabue-Ex Commissioner…”Trump-insulting-disgraceful”
Charles Woodson-Fox…”It was choose your side Sunday in NFL”
Randy Moss-Fox…”It set our country back”
Kurt Warner-Fox..”I want President who’ll fight for our rights”
Terry Bradsaw-Fox..”America stands for freedom”
Tony Dungy-NBC..”Trump-what are you going to do to make it better?”
Tom Brady-Patriots..”Trump went too far.”
Drew Brees-Saints..”Unbecoming of a President”
Anquan Boldin-CBS..”Hate speech”
Alex Smith-Chiefs..”Wouldn’t condemn neo-Nazis-condemned NFL players”
Mike Evans-Tampa..”President unpatriotic about our rights”
Jim Harbaugh-Michigan..”Check the constitution”
Josh Norman-Redskins..”Not my President”
Vernon Davis-Redskins..”Form players committee-meet with Trump.”
Vance Joseph-Rams..”Players have right peacefully protest”
Dallas-W-Arizona (28-17)..Cowboys rally from poor start..QB-Dak Prescott (183)..RB-Ezekiel Elliott (80R-TD)…Dez Bryant 15Y-TD catch..Brice Butler 37Y-TD catch…Cardinals-QB-Carson Palmer (325P-2TD)..6-sacks in Monday Night Football …
Chargers..RB-Melvin Gordon to be held out of practice-knee swelling…same knee he had micro fracture surgery end of last season.
Eagles..RB-Darren Sproles-fractured forearm and torn ACL
Ravens..DE-Brent Urban-out 6W-lisfranc sprain foot
Carolina..WR-Kelvin Benjamin-MRI-knee-came back clean
Bears..S-Quinten Demps-fractured forearm
Vikings..QB-Sam Bradford to remain out of practice-knee
Colts..QB-Andrew Luck-cleared to practice first time-shoulder
Vikings..LB-Lavonte Davis-severe ankle sprain
49ers..IR-DE-Tank Carradine-ankle sprain
Arizona..Activate rookie TE-Ricky Seals-Jones-caught 123P-Texas AM
Colts..Release WR-Matt Hazel
Rams..DT-Ethan Westbrooks-arrested gun charge in Bakersfield.
Washington..lose WR-Chris McClatchen-year-broken ankle
Florida..8-Gators players indicted felony charges theft of debit cards.
South Alabama..Fire Off Coor-Bryant Vincent after (1-3) start.
Padres-L-Dodgers (9-3)..Logan Forsythe 3R-double..solo HR..Austin Barnes 3R-HR…Yu Darvish retires 13-batters in row..(7inn-2H) allowed..Dodgers win 100th game of season (100-57)…San Diego (70-87)…
LA-San Diego..Tuesday matchup..Alex Wood (15-3)-vs-Dinelson Lamet (7-7)
Padres..Finish season with attendance (2.13M)…3rd straight year home attendance fallen…Padres down 320,000 fans from just 2-years ago.
Padres…P-Carter Capps will have surgery-thoracic syndrome operation for blood clot in shoulder…could be ready by spring.
Dodgers..Bench Yasiel Puig 2nd day in a row…first for not sliding on a stolen base…then for being late for practice on Monday night…Manager Dave Roberts “Want to be able to trust your players”.
Angels-L-White Sox (4-2)..Matt Davidson key RBI on Sac Fly…Angels lost 7-of-8-out of wildcard race…
Halos-Chicago..Tuesday pitchers..Parker Bridwell (8-3)-vs-Carson Fulmer (2-1).
Yankees-W-Royals..Aaron Judge hits 49th-50th homers of season.
Red Sox-L-Blue Jays..Josh Donaldson HR-2R-double
Washington-W-Phillies..Michael Taylor 2R-HR.
Houston-W-Texas..Evan Gattis 2R-double..Astros (96-60)
Cubs-W-Cardinals…Addison Russell 3R-double..Javy Baez 3R-HR
Rockies-L-Miami..Mel Rojas 3RBI for Marlins..Rox lost 6-of-8
Arizona-L-Giants..Nick Hundley 3R-HR..RBI single
Mets-L-Atlanta..Ty Flowers 2R-HR in opener of doubleheader
Mets-W-Atlanta..Travis D’Arnaud 2R-double in nitecap for Mets win
Mariners-W-A’s..Mike Zunino 3R-HR..Yonde Alonso solo HR.
Tigers..DH-Miguel Cabrera has 2-herniated discs in back-done for season…hit (.249-16HRs).
Lakers..Open training camp workouts on Tuesday…Arrival of lst round pick Lonzo Ball-UCLA…FA-G-Ketavious Pope-Detroit….C-Brook Lopez-Brooklyn…C-Andrew Bogut-Dallas…Club returns F-Brandon Ingram-Julius Randle…G-Jordan Clarkson as young core of veterans..with Luel Deng-Larry Nance returing also..
Lakers..GM-Rob Pelinka tells media “Mentality of franchise has flipped”
Clippers..Open camp in Hawaii….total overhaul of roster…9-new faces to join Blake Griffin-DeAndre Jordan….new additions include F-Danillo Gallinari…G-Milos Teodosis…Patrick Beverly…Lou Williams..F-Sam Dekker….Team let go G-JJ Redick…Jamal Crawford….F-Luke Mbah-A-Moute…Traded-Chris Paul.
Clippers-Atlanta..Trade-LA deals G-DeAndre Liggins to Hawks in cash deal.
Bulls..Buyout G-Dwayne Wade-was owed 23M..could be headed back to Miami or to Cavaliers.
Milwaukee..Sign FA-F-Joel Anthony.
Cavaliers…say G-Isaiah Thomas will be out till January-rehabbing from hip issues.
Cleveland..LeBron James-responding to Donald Trump…”My voice-What I do in community is more powerful than being on a knee….People run the country-not one person-damn sure not him.”
San Antonio..Coach Greg Popovich on Trump….”Discussions about serios matters sometimes have to be uncomfortable….Our country is an embarrassment to the world. ”
Clippers…Doc Rivers-coach..”Trump-do your job”
Washington..Brad Beal..”You are a clown-Disrespect a whole sport”
Washington..John Wall..”Worry about Puerto Rico-not guys kneeling down”
Oklahoma City..Russell Westbrook…”Criticism uncalled for”
Toronto…DeMar DeRosan…”President on twitter more than 12-year old”
San Diego Gulls…Open AHL training camp with 26-players on hand..New faces include:
..G-Angus Redmond-Michigan Tech
..F-Alex Dotsie-scored 30G in Quebec League
..F-Greger Hanson-scorxed 35G-Allen in ECHL
..C-Julius Nettinen-Finnish star scored 13G-in OHL
..F-Devin Sideroff..scored 36G-Kamloops-WCHL
..F-Tyler Soy..scored 25G-Victoria in WCHL
..F-Kyle Thomas..scored 25G-Fort Wayne-ECHL
..D-Justin Harmonic-6’4-blueliner–played Colorado ECHL
..D-Nelson Armstrong-played Univ-PEI-Canada
..D-Bobby Shea-played Rochester Amerks in AHL
Ducks..Still have 15-other players in big camp who could wind up with Gulls.
Kings..Release F-Brandon Prust..F-Shane Harper-had been in camp on pro tryout contracts.
Kings..Sign 2nd round draft pick-Justin Anderson Dolan-scored 59-goals in career with Spokane Chiefs in WCHL.