Sports News

Breaking Chuckie Howard's record, Old Man Brown and other stories of Cubs' Little League days

August 18, 2019 - 10:25am
We asked Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo and Joe Maddon to share some memorable tales of childhood baseball.

An intern no more, Darius Bazley is ready for the NBA challenge

August 18, 2019 - 10:25am
After a year in a unique role with New Balance, the Oklahoma City Thunder forward is ready for the transition to the NBA and ready to help anyone who wants to follow his path.

Rays fan club-record 24, walk 0 in 13-inning win

August 18, 2019 - 7:01am
Mike Brosseau's pinch-hit RBI single in the 13th inning drove in Eric Sogard to give the Tampa Bay Rays a 1-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.

AB takes walkthrough reps, 'didn't miss a beat'

August 18, 2019 - 7:01am
Wide receiver Antonio Brown took part in the Raiders' walkthrough on Saturday and coach Jon Gruden said he could see Brown being a full participant in practice soon. Quarterback Derek Carr is excited that Brown is closer to seeing more action.

Yanks' Boone, Gardner ejected again for ump tiff

August 18, 2019 - 7:01am
Three members of the Yankees were ejected in the sixth inning Saturday with Brett Gardner getting tossed for banging his bat on the dugout ceiling and CC Sabathia getting run while on the injured list.

Looks like Justin Thomas found his comfort zone again

August 18, 2019 - 7:01am
Justin Thomas hasn't won in a more than a year. Well, it seems that's about to change -- and he's more than ready for it to happen.

Man City and Pep Guardiola denied by VAR again in frustrating draw vs. Tottenham

August 18, 2019 - 5:26am
"They have to fix it." Pep Guardiola and Man City were frustrated again by VAR and forced to settle for a draw against Spurs at the Etihad.

Behind the scenes of J.J. Watt's Wisconsin homecoming

August 18, 2019 - 5:26am
Watt called going to Lambeau Field a "dream come true." It's his latest meaningful return to Wisconsin, where he grew up and faced pivotal moments in his career.

Can Notre Dame transfer QB Brandon Wimbush keep UCF rolling?

August 18, 2019 - 5:26am
The Knights look to Wimbush as they battle for a third straight undefeated regular season.

How a fan's viral video turned Aaron Boone's Yankees into 'savages'

August 18, 2019 - 5:26am
It's all over social media and on T-shirts worn by players and sold in the team store. So why did the skipper's rant turn into a rallying cry? You can thank a guy called Jomboy.

Red Sox seek second opinion as Sale lands on IL

August 17, 2019 - 9:03pm
Chris Sale was put on the injured list Saturday in a move retroactive to Wednesday.

Texas WR Moore faces charges for carrying gun

August 17, 2019 - 9:03pm
Joshua Moore was arrested in early July in Austin after police found he was carrying a loaded pistol without a license.

Reid rips Jay-Z over Kap remarks, deal with NFL

August 17, 2019 - 9:03pm
Panthers safety Eric Reid continued to be critical of Jay-Z on Friday, saying it was "asinine" of him to say "we've moved past kneeling" and calling his partnership with the NFL a "money move."

UFC 241 Viewers Guide: The rematch and the return we've been waiting for

August 17, 2019 - 9:03pm
Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic met last summer and the UFC heavyweight championship changed hands. Will there be another dethroning on Saturday? Also: Nate Diaz! He's back!

Why did Nate Diaz disappear for three years after the biggest fight of his life?

August 17, 2019 - 9:03pm
Diaz vanished from the UFC after his fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 202. Why has Diaz stayed away?

How will the Chargers cope without Derwin James?

August 17, 2019 - 7:19pm
James earned All-Pro honors last season as a rookie. Who will the Chargers turn to while he recovers from surgery to fix a stress fracture in his foot?

Rivera: Time for championship to go back to NY

August 17, 2019 - 2:44pm
Mariano Rivera, who was celebrated for his Hall of Fame induction Saturday, said "It's time for the championship to go back to New York."

McCown unretires, agrees to deal with Eagles

August 17, 2019 - 2:44pm
Josh McCown, who announced his retirement this summer to spend more time with his family, is returning to play his 17th NFL season with the Eagles.

Sources: Chargers' James to miss 3-4 months

August 17, 2019 - 2:44pm
Chargers All-Pro safety Derwin James is expected to be sidelined three to four months, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Josh Gordon's return just what depleted Patriots needed

August 17, 2019 - 2:44pm
With injuries piling up at wide receiver, the playmaker's conditional reinstatement comes at the perfect time for Tom Brady and the offense.