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Tiger enters next week's Memorial Tournament

May 23, 2019 - 9:55am
After missing the cut at the PGA Championship, Tiger Woods has entered the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio, next week.

Mets' Davis arrives in 3rd inning, homers in 1st AB

May 23, 2019 - 9:55am
Rajai Davis arrived at Wednesday's game via Uber in the third inning, after finding out he had been called up from Triple-A Syracuse at about 5 p.m.

St. Thomas wins too much, kicked out of MIAC

May 23, 2019 - 8:38am
St. Thomas was involuntarily removed from the MIAC because its dominance had upset the competitive balance in the league.

Mr. Indispensable, from Lionel Messi to Virgil Van Dijk: Which player can your team not live without?

May 23, 2019 - 8:38am
Every big team has that one player who makes them tick, without whom they're lost or losing games. We run through every club from Man City to PSG.

The ESPN Daily: No lead is safe

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.

Yanks' Torres ups season HR total vs. O's to 10

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres hit two home runs against the Orioles on Wednesday, bringing his season total against Baltimore to 10.

In memorium: Why Marine Jamel Herring keeps fighting

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
Former U.S. Marine Jamel Herring has faced unimaginable traumas. Getting through them hasn't been easy, but his determination to do so has never been stronger.

The best loss of his life: How Jeremy Kennedy found himself on a path toward $1 million

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
Jeremy Kennedy was 11-0 and in the UFC before a defeat changed the course of his career. Now the Canadian featherweight is in the PFL, making his debut Thursday in pursuit of Season 2's big prize.

Pound-for-pound rankings: Naoya Inoue is coming for the top spot ... fast

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
Naoya Inoue accomplished a few things with his latest KO victory: He stopped a legit opponent, won a bantamweight world title and made a big jump in the pound-for-pound rankings. Who completes the top 10?

Why Serena Williams isn't the favorite in a deep French Open field

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
With Serena Williams a huge question mark and one of the deepest fields ever, who are the top contenders for the women's crown at Roland Garros?

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
By agreeing to a deal to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does business.

WNBA 2019 season predictions: Best- and worst-case scenarios for each team

May 23, 2019 - 7:05am
How will defending champ Seattle do without its MVP? Can Phoenix and Washington return to the semis? We predict how far each WNBA team goes in 2019.

Lowry playing through pain; Kawhi 'feeling good'

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
While Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry are expected to be fine for Game 5, Raptors forward OG Anunoby remains "a ways away" after undergoing an emergency appendectomy last month.

Howard returns to Michigan as new hoops coach

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
Michigan has found its replacement for John Beilein, agreeing to a five-year deal with former Wolverines star Juwan Howard.

Dabo Confidential: The Clemson coach dishes on Bama, Nick Saban, new contract

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
Dabo Swinney sat down with ESPN for a Q&A on Alabama, Saban, his new contract and more.

Christian Yelich and re-imagining the 'five-tool player' in 2019

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
He's one of the five best players in baseball. But the Brewers star isn't actually "a five-tool player." Here's how that term is misunderstood -- and why it could use a refresh.

Raimondi: 2019 is the right time for the new WWE 24/7 title ... if executed correctly

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
WWE introduced a new 24/7 title with the idea that it could be defended anywhere at any time. Utilizing the whole roster and all of the WWE's media platforms will be key if it's going to succeed as planned in 2019.

Riot Games establishes governing body for college, high school programs

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
The newly formed Riot Scholastic Association of America will be the governing body for League of Legends at the collegiate and high school level.

Gaethje: UFC should remove McGregor from rankings if he doesn't fight

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
Justin Gaethje is ready to get back into the Octagon, but he cannot do that until the UFC gives him an opponent. He sits down with ESPN to talk about what's ahead at lightweight.

23 MMA thoughts, including why Rafael dos Anjos vs. Conor McGregor should be revisited

May 23, 2019 - 5:31am
Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on the future for dos Anjos, including an intriguing potential opponent, as well as a glimpse of what to expect from Monday's show.