Mark Cuban Says He Told Mavericks to Stop Playing Anthem

The N.B.A. has long required the playing of the national anthem before games, but the league gave teams permission to skip the ritual this season. from Pocket via IFTTT

The N.F.L. Had Over 700 Coronavirus Positives. The Seahawks Had None.

The only team to play the entire season without any confirmed positive cases did so with innovative thinking, vigilance to protocols and some Pete Carroll-style competition. On the N.F.L. from Pocket via IFTTT

Here’s where to stream the Super Bowl for free.

In addition to extending his record for Super Bowl titles by winning his seventh ring, Tom Brady also was named the Super Bowl’s most valuable player for a record fifth time. When CBS’s Jim Nantz asked him to compare his most recent victory to his previous Super Bowl titles, Brady demurred. via Pocket

At the Super Bowl, Antonio Brown Tries to Move On. Many Cannot.

The Buccaneers receiver has been one of the most electrifying players in the N.F.L., but he is facing accusations of sexual assault and harassment. Get over it. via Pocket