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No time to dwell: Cavs keep lineup, get to work

January 21, 2018 - 12:43pm
Rather than dwell on Cleveland's historically poor defensive performance Saturday against the Thunder, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue decided against showing his team the game tape from the blowout loss and simply went back to work on the court Sunday.

Greased lighting: Philly to keep fans off poles

January 21, 2018 - 11:10am
Workers in Philadelphia are greasing light poles in a bid to prevent fans from climbing them after the NFC Championship Game.

What to expect at NASCAR preseason media days

January 21, 2018 - 10:34am
No big announcements are scheduled, but there will be plenty to discuss when drivers meet the media this week. High on the list of topics are the new Camaro and potential Daytona drafting speeds.

The other guys: A Super Bowl case for three QBs not named Brady

January 21, 2018 - 9:46am
Tom Brady clearly has the edge in each category, but Case Keenum, Nick Foles and Blake Bortles have proved they can win, and that's all that matters.

Better deal for Arsenal or Man United?

January 21, 2018 - 9:15am
Alexis Sanchez has finally left Arsenal but for Man United, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going the other way. What should we make of this complex deal?

USA Hockey GM Johannson dies at age 53

January 21, 2018 - 9:05am
Jim Johannson, the general manager of USA Hockey, has died at the age of 53.

Sources: Del Rio top candidate for Giants DC

January 21, 2018 - 8:50am
Former Raiders head coach Jack Del Rio is a leading candidate to become Pat Shurmur's defensive coordinator with the New York Giants, league sources told ESPN's Chris Mortensen.

Despite shutdown, military will see NFL games

January 21, 2018 - 7:47am
The American Forces Network will broadcast the NFL's conference championship games on Sunday despite the federal government shutdown.

Shirtless flag-bearer qualifies for Olympics

January 21, 2018 - 7:47am
The Tongan flag-bearer from the 2016 Summer Games, Pita Taufatofua, has qualified for the Pyeongchang Olympics in cross-country skiing.

Vikings or Eagles: Who has the better defense? Depends on how you look at it

January 21, 2018 - 7:41am
The Vikings gave up the fewest points and yards per game during the regular season, but the Eagles might actually have the edge playing at home.

Follow live: Underdog Eagles host Vikings in NFC Championship

January 21, 2018 - 7:07am
Nick Foles found Alshon Jeffery for a second time as Philadelphia has its sights set on the Super Bowl.

Follow live: Pats host Jags in AFC Championship

January 21, 2018 - 6:59am
Danny Amendola's 4-yard touchdown catch put New England on top. Can Jacksonville answer?

Tennys Sandgren and the feel-good stories of the Australian Open

January 21, 2018 - 5:57am
No Williams sisters, no worries. The second week of the Aussie Open has plenty of compelling storylines to keep us interested until the end.

Madison Keys ready for big second week Down Under

January 21, 2018 - 5:56am
She's the only American woman who made it to the second week of the Australian Open, yet no one is talking about Keys. That ought to change this week.

Efficiency is the goal for Cashman, Epstein and Friedman

January 21, 2018 - 5:20am
One big reason for the stagnant winter? Three teams with big resources -- the Dodgers, Cubs and Yankees -- are run by executives devoted to efficiency.

Sonnen unanimous over 'Rampage' at Bellator 192

January 20, 2018 - 11:10pm
Chael Sonnen was able to negate Quinton "Rampage" Jackson's considerable size and strength to score an unanimous decision at Bellator MMA World Grand Prix eight-man heavyweight tournament.

Rockets' Capela: 'We're better' than Warriors

January 20, 2018 - 10:55pm
Clint Capela did his part to add fuel to Houston's rivalry with the Warriors, saying after Saturday's 116-108 victory that the Rockets are confident they "have the weapons to beat them."

Warriors aren't looking at the Rockets, they're looking past them

January 20, 2018 - 10:37pm
Houston clinched the season series against Golden State. But the postseason hasn't started yet, and the Warriors still lead the Rockets for home court.

Cormier roughs up Oezdemir in stoppage win

January 20, 2018 - 10:35pm
Daniel Cormier steamrolled his way to a vintage win Saturday, taking an outclassed Volkan Oezdemir to the ground and finishing him with strikes in Round 2 to retain his light heavyweight title at UFC 220.

Miocic wears down Ngannou to keep UFC belt

January 20, 2018 - 9:55pm
Stipe Miocic's unanimous-decision victory over Francis Ngannou at UFC 220 on Saturday night was his record third straight heavyweight title defense, leaving him to say afterward: "I'm the baddest."