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Fergie says her version of the national anthem 'didn't strike intended tone'
The Grammy winner said she tried her best singing the song during the NBA All-Star game.
Curry would love to captain Team Stephen again in 2019
Stephen Curry would love to be an NBA All-Star Game captain again next year, especially since the game will be in his hometown of Charlotte
Fergie says 'tried my best' after national anthem blowback
Fergie is apologizing after trying something different with the national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game.
Little change in TV ratings for new-look NBA All-Star Game
A new format for the NBA All-Star Game had a negligible impact on television ratings
Jesse Jackson: LeBron's 'slam dunk for justice is needed'
Rev. Jesse Jackson says he's deeply insulted by Fox News host's 'attack' on Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James, says James' 'slam dunk for justice is needed'
Deep SEC set to get most NCAA tourney bids in league history
Mississippi State's Ben Howland was hardly shocked when South Carolina upset No. 12 Auburn, and doesn't believe his Southeastern Conference coaching peers were either. "Auburn goes into South Carolina the other day and South Carolina dominates the game , which doesn't surprise any of us coaches,"
The All-Star Game gets the LeBron-driven shakeup it needed
LOS ANGELES -- On a night when the NBA wanted to restore a showcase event to its rightful glory, the league's most visible superstar, LeBron James , ignited the team that carried his namesake to a 148-145 win in the most satisfying All-Star Game in years. The NBA and its athletes have become the
Fergie on national anthem backlash: 'I'm a risk taker'
Grammy-winning singer Fergie spoke out Monday about the backlash she has received online after performing the national anthem at Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game. Fergie defended her controversial rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner.” "I've always been honored and proud to perform the national anthem
Fergie joins this list of those who've mangled 'The Star-Spangled Banner'
President Herbert Hoover must be spinning in his grave from the havoc he wreaked by signing a congressional act 87 years ago making “The Star-Spangled Banner” the official national anthem of the United States. The 31st U.S. president gave license to crooners and wailers alike to have their way with
Mixed reactions to Fergie's National Anthem performance
The singer's rendition of the National Anthem at the NBA All-star game in Los Angeles has gotten mixed reviews, including from comedian Roseanne Barr who said, "I think mine was better lowkey."