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Grading the Joe Flacco trade: Why the Broncos get low marks

February 14, 2019 - 11:07am
Denver will have a minimum of $28.5 million on its 2019 salary cap for Flacco and Case Keenum, with no quarterback of the future on the roster.

Phil Mickelson played one hole, and you've got to see how he made this par

February 14, 2019 - 9:33am
Phil Mickelson got one hole in before the weather delay at the Genesis Open. You've got to see how he made this par.

Source: Twins, Polanco near 7-year extension

February 14, 2019 - 9:33am
The Twins are finalizing an extension with shortstop Jorge Polanco that will buy out his last pre-arbitration season, all three arbitration seasons and up to three free-agent years, a source told ESPN.

A quarterback buyer's market? Why this NFL offseason is rare

February 14, 2019 - 9:33am
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.

No hard feelings: D-Wade, Dirk swap jerseys

February 14, 2019 - 9:33am
The Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki and the Heat's Dwyane Wade, once rivals, swapped jerseys after Wednesday's game in Dallas.

Conor McGregor's next opponent should be ...

February 14, 2019 - 9:33am
Conor McGregor has been rumored to fight next against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, Anderson Silva, Max Holloway, Nate Diaz and more. Who should get the shot?

Stats that will define Ngannou vs. Velasquez

February 14, 2019 - 8:29am
Cain Velasquez and Francis Ngannou will fight Sunday in a battle of top UFC heavyweight contenders. Who has the statistical edge?

Explaining Tiger Woods' odd, winless history at Riviera

February 14, 2019 - 8:29am
Tiger Woods grew up near Riviera Country Club. He knows the place, says it fits his eye. Yet it is the tournament he has played the most without a win. Why is that?

Cancio's dream comes true, still keeps day job

February 14, 2019 - 8:29am
Andrew Cancio is a professional prizefighter by night, and he works the jackhammer as a construction technician by day. He can now add WBA titleholder to his résumé, after winning the belt in impressive fashion.

Harden runs streak to 31, tying Wilt for second

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
For the 31st consecutive game, Rockets star James Harden finished with at least 30 points, putting him in rare company alongside Wilt Chamberlain for the second-longest streak in NBA history.

Astros' Bregman stirs up rivalry with Red Sox

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
The Astros' Alex Bregman is back at it again, trying to stir up a rivalry with the Red Sox by saying there's no team he wants to beat more.

Jay Bilas' 1-68 college basketball rankings ... Tiers on Valentine's Day

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
Don't worry about your team's quad-whatever wins. Just absorb these 1-68 rankings.

Phillies begin Realmuto era with Harper, Machado still in play

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
The catcher couldn't wait to get to spring training, and his new team couldn't wait to have him. Now the question is if an even bigger name will sign on to complete one of MLB's most intriguing makeovers.

Joshua-Miller a quality fight, but...

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
Anthony Joshua vs. Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller is a solid matchup, but it's not the heavyweight bout that boxing fans, both domestically and abroad, are yearning for, writes Steve Kim.

Bold predictions for the NHL trade deadline

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
We're familiar with the names available. It's time to play matchmaker for all 31 NHL teams as the trade deadline nears.

Inside LeBron’s grand plan to own an NBA team

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
LeBron James has modeled his career after Michael Jordan's. Will he own a team like MJ does in the future?

Updated Way-Too-Early Top 25 college football rankings

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
Thanks to the transfer of Jalen Hurts, Oklahoma and Lincoln Riley are moving up in the Way-Too-Early Top 25.

The numbers behind the beautiful chaos of the Daytona 500

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
Restrictor plates have made the Daytona 500 the country's most unpredictable sporting event, with skill and chance vying for equal track time.

Antonio Brown fallout: What Steelers can get, financial impact, timeline

February 14, 2019 - 5:39am
Can they expect a first-round pick for Brown? Why could it benefit them to wait until June to move him? Let's sort through the details of the pending divorce.

Barnwell: So long, Ingram? Offseason moves to improve NFC South team

February 14, 2019 - 3:53am
The Saints running back could walk in free agency. Will Atlanta break the bank on a Julio Jones extension? How will Tampa Bay manage its cap?