Sports News

WNBA draft 2021 grades: Dallas aces second consecutive draft

2 hours 57 min ago
The Wings got exactly what they wanted in the draft and got an A-plus grade to show for it. The Sparks and Lynx also scored high marks.

Wings take Collier, Kuier top two in WNBA draft

2 hours 57 min ago
Charli Collier, who is from the greater Houston area, averaged 19 points and 11.3 rebounds for Texas last season. Awak Kuier became the first Finnish player drafted in WNBA history.

Lakers' Davis cleared for practice, nearing return

2 hours 57 min ago
Anthony Davis is out Thursday against the Celtics and "unlikely" to play in the Lakers' two-game set against the Jazz on Saturday and Monday. But coach Frank Vogel said it wasn't out of the question for Davis to return against Utah.

GSW: Wiseman surgery a success, back in '21-22

2 hours 57 min ago
Golden State center James Wiseman had surgery Thursday to fix the meniscus injury in his right knee, and while the team called the operation successful, the Warriors were disappointed he will be out months, not weeks.

Wide receiver Worthy decommits from Michigan

2 hours 57 min ago
Wide receiver Xavier Worthy, the No. 61-ranked prospect in the 2021 class, announced Thursday he has asked for a release from the national letter of intent he signed with Michigan in December.

Ngannou will be in Usman's corner vs. Masvidal

2 hours 57 min ago
Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou will be a cornerman for Kamaru Usman during his welterweight title defense against Jorge Masvidal in the main event of UFC 261 on April 24, Usman told ESPN on Thursday.

On Jackie Robinson Day, the baseball world paid tribute to a legend

2 hours 57 min ago
MLB players celebrated the life, career, and legacy of Jackie Robinson on the anniversary of his MLB debit.

Breaking down Ronald Acuna Jr.'s amazing start

2 hours 57 min ago
Atlanta's young superstar is showing early signs of taking his game to another level.

MJ to serve as Kobe's presenter at Naismith HOF

2 hours 57 min ago
Michael Jordan will also introduce Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey, making him the only Hall of Famer presenting multiple candidates during this year's induction ceremony.

Nets' Aldridge abruptly retires due to health scare

2 hours 57 min ago
Brooklyn Nets center LaMarcus Aldridge abruptly retired on Thursday, citing a recent health scare.

Padres 'optimistic' Tatis can return on Friday

2 hours 57 min ago
Friday marks the first day Tatis is eligible to be activated off the injured list since suffering a subluxation of his left shoulder during a violent swing on April 5.

Lapchick: MLB hits milestones in racial and gender hiring

2 hours 57 min ago
Despite the league's efforts to diversify the game, some of the most recognizable and noteworthy positions still need improvement.

Verstappen calls for clarity on 'messy' track limits rules

2 hours 57 min ago
Red Bull driver Max Verstappen has called on Formula One's governing body to come up with a single rule regarding the abuse of track limits after the issue caused controversy at the opening round of the season in Bahrain.

Bottas: Mercedes has gone from hunted to hunters

2 hours 57 min ago
Valtteri Bottas says F1 champ Mercedes is chasing now that Red Bull has a faster car.

The 1-in-1,300 draft pick the Jets would like to forget -- Christian Hackenberg

2 hours 57 min ago
Selected No. 51 overall in 2016, he never played a down in the NFL and sits atop a long, dismal list of quarterback whiffs by the Jets.

NFL draft board building 101: Inside the secretive yearlong grind

2 hours 57 min ago
A detailed look at an NFL draft board -- from scouts to stacking to symbols -- and all that goes into the year it takes to build it.

David Beckham's Inter Miami could be a great team. But it has to win first

2 hours 57 min ago
After a disastrous first season, David Beckham can leave nothing to chance or risk the one thing he's spent a career avoiding: public embarrassment.

MLB Power Rankings Week 2: Which hot starts led to a big move up our list?

2 hours 57 min ago
The Dodgers remain a clear No. 1 at the top -- but there is plenty of movement after that.

NBA playoff predictions: Who will win the big seeding races?

2 hours 57 min ago
We polled the ESPN NBA Forecast panel of experts for their predictions on the NBA season.

The MVP race has turned into a Nikola Jokic runaway

2 hours 57 min ago
With a month left in the season, the Nuggets center looks like an overwhelming favorite.