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Source: MRI on AD's shoulder shows contusion

6 hours 39 min ago
Pelicans star Anthony Davis suffered a muscle contusion in his left shoulder Thursday against the Thunder but "nothing too bad," a source told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.

Passan: The Bryce, Manny stalemate and the latest on free agency

6 hours 39 min ago
Three and a half months after the pursuit started, here's where things stand with Harper, Machado and their suitors. Plus, updates on Craig Kimbrel, Nolan Arenado and other stars seeking paydays.

Iowa's Gustafson is destroying defenses to lead the country in scoring

6 hours 39 min ago
Megan Gustafson is leading Division I in scoring for a second consecutive season, despite opponents trying different defenses against her.

Westbrook extends record, sees ways to improve

8 hours 33 min ago
Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook recorded his 11th-consecutive triple-double Thursday to extend the longest such streak in NBA history in a 131-122 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans.

Silver hasn't 'given any thought' to NFL inquiries

8 hours 33 min ago
NBA commissioner Adam Silver says he hasn't "given any thought" to inquiries by NFL owners about his willingness to switch leagues and become commissioner of the NFL.

Mississippi State upset by Sophie Cunningham, Missouri

8 hours 33 min ago
Mississippi State didn't play like the team it is capable of being in a 75-67 loss to Missouri. And Sophie Cunningham was a big reason why.

'T-bone' Giordano, oldest MLB scout, dies at 93

9 hours 38 min ago
Tommy Giordano, a longtime scout who played only 11 games in the major leagues but spent more than seven decades in a variety of baseball roles, died Thursday. He was 93.

How Jordan Brand plans to own All-Star Weekend

9 hours 38 min ago
Hornets owner Michael Jordan is playing host to All-Star Weekend, so Jordan Brand is going big with special events and retro releases.

The return of Cain Velasquez

9 hours 38 min ago
Cain Velasquez is arguably the best heavyweight fighter in UFC history. After more than two years away from the cage, he explains why he decided to come back and continue competing.

Clemson tops Alabama again -- in FPI rankings

10 hours 41 min ago
With an edge on offense, Clemson gets the nod over Alabama in FPI's first ranking of 2019. Where did the rest of the FBS teams land? Check it out.

College Football Playoff path for top 10 FPI teams

10 hours 41 min ago
Take a look forward at what the CFP selection committee will be paying extra close attention to on each FPI top-10 team's schedule.

What a rare buyer's market means for QB-needy teams

11 hours 55 min ago
There's simply more supply than demand. If the 2019 QB market is a game of musical chairs, some 2018 starters are going to be left without a seat.

NHL Power Rankings after Week 19

11 hours 55 min ago
It's another week on top of the rankings for the Lightning. Plus, in honor of Valentine's Day, these are the players each team loves this season.

Auston Matthews and the ripples of a controversial contract

11 hours 55 min ago
While his lucrative deal will influence other RFAs this summer, it also fits into Toronto's long-term plans to keep its core together.

Tennessee supports ex-star Tony White, who faces fight of his life

11 hours 55 min ago
As ex-Tennessee star Tony White battles leukemia, the current top-ranked Vols are among those in his corner.

McLaren finally accepts it is a work in progress

11 hours 55 min ago
At the launch of its 2019 car, it was clear McLaren's lofty expectations of 12 months ago have given way to humility and the sense of embarking on a long journey back to the front of the grid.

Charlotte Flair in the WrestleMania 35 main event is a good thing

11 hours 55 min ago
While there are several valid points of contention and concern about the addition of Charlotte Flair to the WrestleMania 35 main event, the move should prove to be a net positive.

Pels' Davis hurts shoulder, leaves arena for MRI

18 hours 29 min ago
Pelicans star Anthony Davis left Smoothie King Center during Thursday's game to get an MRI on his left shoulder, but a source told ESPN the shoulder is "sore" but "nothing too serious."

Farquhar wears padded cap after brain surgery

18 hours 29 min ago
Danny Farquhar, who collapsed in the dugout last April and underwent surgery for a brain aneurysm, is wearing a padded cap in the field.

Nola, with new $45M deal, 'here to win' in Philly

18 hours 29 min ago
Aaron Nola hopes to win titles with the Phillies, and a four-year, $45 million contract will give him a chance.