In 2015, Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross founded a nonprofit called the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality. Now, he's hosting a fundraiser for President Donald Trump. On Wednesday, wide receiver Kenny Stills criticized Ross on Twitter. Professor Kenneth Shropshire, CEO of the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University, applauds Stills — and explains why he's decided to resign from RISE's board.
Also, the NCAA is now requiring that agents have a bachelor's degree in order to work with college basketball players. LeBron James and others have referred to this as the "Rich Paul" Rule — a reference to James' successful agent, who does not have a bachelor's degree. Lindsay Gibbs of ThinkProgress believes the NCAA is in the wrong.
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This segment aired on August 10, 2019.