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'Thumbs-Down Guy' surprises Frazier with visit

January 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
Mets fan Gary Dunaier, aka "Thumbs-Down Guy," surprised Todd Frazier as the two met for the first time and chatted at an autograph signing Saturday on Long Island.

Pelton mail: Do all the 3s actually make the Rockets more consistent?

January 20, 2018 - 12:52pm
Kevin Pelton answers questions on 3-point facts and myths, young All-Stars, better lineup data and getting rid of MVP voters.

Brady's work in practice helps boost confidence he'll be OK

January 20, 2018 - 12:24pm
Reviews from Patriots teammates were positive Friday on Tom Brady; in the wake of the hand-injury scare, the QB looks on target heading toward Sunday.

Stitched-up Brady playing against Jaguars

January 20, 2018 - 12:10pm
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady suffered a cut on his right hand while making a handoff to Rex Burkhead in practice Wednesday, sources told ESPN. Although it required stitches, Brady played in Sunday's AFC Championship Game against the Jaguars.

No. 7 Wichita St. drops 2nd straight game

January 20, 2018 - 11:49am
No. 7 Wichita State has now lost two in a row after a 73-59 defeat to Houston on Saturday. It was the Cougars' first win over a top-10 team in 22 years.

UFC 220 Cheat Sheet: Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou

January 20, 2018 - 11:18am
Miocic and Ngannou will square off for the UFC's heavyweight belt Saturday at UFC 220. Brett Okamoto breaks down one of the biggest fights we can expect in 2018.

Jeff Gordon poised to continue emotional Hall of Fame theme

January 20, 2018 - 11:18am
Friday night's NASCAR Hall of Fame ceremony was high on emotion. With Gordon, a 93-time Cup winner (and notorious crier) now on the ballot, expect the 2019 enshrinement to strike a similar chord.

Weekend lookahead: Rupp Arena is stage for SEC's best Saturday

January 20, 2018 - 7:43am
Kentucky and Florida remain the gold standard in the SEC and face off Saturday, while Ohio State and Stanford will try to stay on the upswing.

Vikings aim to snap five-game skid in NFC Championship games

January 20, 2018 - 7:41am
To play host in the Super Bowl, the Vikings must first get past the conference title game, where they have a history of heartbreak.

Air Force cancels games due to govt. shutdown

January 20, 2018 - 7:29am
The Air Force Academy has canceled all athletic events due to a federal government shutdown that began overnight.

Follow live: Oklahoma visits Oklahoma State

January 20, 2018 - 7:22am
Trae Young -- who leads the nation in scoring and assists -- and Oklahoma take on in-state rival Oklahoma State as the Sooners look to bounce back from their loss to Kansas State earlier this week.

5-on-5: What's the future hold for LeBron and PG-13?

January 20, 2018 - 6:50am
Will LeBron ever bring another title to The Land? Could Houston end Golden State's dynasty? Our experts debate the biggest questions surrounding Cavs-Thunder and Warriors-Rockets on ABC.

Follow live: LeBron goes for history has Cavs host Thunder

January 20, 2018 - 6:25am
LeBron James needs just 25 points against the Thunder to become the seventh player in NBA history to score 30,000 career points.

With 'no end in sight,' KU's Preston turns pro

January 20, 2018 - 6:23am
Kansas freshman Billy Preston, who has not played a regular-season game for the Jayhawks this season, has signed with BC Igokea, a European club located in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Jalen Ramsey on Gronk? Possible with Jaguars' versatile CB

January 20, 2018 - 6:06am
It's not unprecedented for teams to move a CB out to cover Gronk. And Jalen Ramsey is ready and willing. "He hasn't played a corner like me," he said.

Time to be concerned, very concerned, for Sharapova

January 20, 2018 - 5:44am
This was the big match Maria Sharapova wanted. But she hardly showed any signs of championship form in a lopsided loss to Angelique Kerber.

Playoff intel: Insiders dish on stopping Gronk, containing Keenum, more

January 20, 2018 - 5:27am
NFL players, coaches and personnel give anonymous thoughts and tips on each team in Sunday's championship matchups.

Tired yet? Simona Halep, Lauren Davis need OT and then some

January 20, 2018 - 4:39am
Halep was tired. Davis was exhausted. The fans watching could hardly catch their breath. It was a marathon moment we won't soon forget.

Parody stripe: Lakers win with record-worst FTs

January 19, 2018 - 11:45pm
With three injured starters on the bench, the Lakers shot an abysmal 2-for-14 from the foul line -- the worst percentage in a game in NBA history -- but still managed to beat the Pacers on Friday.

Something has to give in Sharapova-Kerber clash

January 19, 2018 - 9:33pm
Be careful what you wish for, Maria Sharapova. Angelique Kerber is playing like the former Australian Open champion she is.