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Lakers' Cousins has torn ACL, may miss season

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins could miss the entire season after team doctors confirmed he has a torn ACL in his left knee -- his third serious leg injury in the last year and a half.

Megatron partners in marijuana-for-CTE research

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
Former Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson and his business partner, ex-NFL lineman Rob Sims, have partnered with Harvard to research the benefits of medical marijuana for CTE and pain management.

The ESPN Daily: Bad news for Boogie, why Nate Diaz disappeared, and the best CFB teams of the past 150 years

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.

Breakthroughs, bounce-backs and what to expect in 2019

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
Florida and Texas A&M should sustain 2018 breakthroughs, while TCU and Wisconsin are primed to be among the top bounce-back candidates.

Earnhardt Jr., wife OK after Tenn. plane crash

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
A small plane carrying Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his wife and daughter ran off the runway and caught fire at the Elizabethton Municipal Airport in Tennessee on Thursday.

Man United's summer wasn't good enough for a club of their size and ambition

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
Man United did get the central defender they sorely needed this summer, but a lot of their offseason business didn't seem to make much sense.

Coco Vandeweghe grateful for return to tennis from rare pain condition

August 16, 2019 - 7:20am
Vandeweghe barely watched tennis after a rare condition sidelined her most of the year. Now, she's slowly getting back into the swing of things.

Agent: Cousins has torn ACL, may miss season

August 16, 2019 - 6:19am
Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins could miss the entire season after team doctors confirmed he has a torn ACL in his left knee -- his third serious leg injury in the last year and a half.

Sources: Nets CEO out amid change in ownership

August 16, 2019 - 6:19am
Longtime Nets CEO Brett Yormark has resigned, ending his tenure as a new ownership regime takes shape in Brooklyn, league sources confirmed.

2019 LLWS team-by-team previews

August 16, 2019 - 6:19am
Get the inside scoop via scouting reports and fun facts about all 16 teams.

The 15 most exciting players in college football

August 16, 2019 - 6:19am
What makes players like Alabama's Jerry Jeudy the most exciting in college football? We have the stats and the highlights for these 15 can't-miss stars.

Weekend preview: Galaxy stabilize summer swoon; RSL find life after Petke

August 16, 2019 - 5:41am
The LA Galaxy seek a second straight win at home, while Real Salt Lake haven't slowed down without Mike Petke. That and more in MLS W2W4.

MLS Playoff Picture: LAFC are clear favorites but who else has a chance?

August 16, 2019 - 5:41am
With the end of the summer doldrums upon us, the stretch run of the MLS regular season can commence. Here's how the playoff race is shaking out.

Agent: Cousins has torn ACL; may miss season

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins could miss the entire season after team doctors confirmed he has a torn ACL in his left knee -- his third serious leg injury in the last year and a half.

Sources: Colts have 'guarded optimism' on Luck

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Despite Andrew Luck's prolonged absence and confusion about a lower left leg injury, the Indianapolis Colts have a "guarded optimism" for the quarterback's availability to open the regular season, according to sources familiar with the team's sentiments.

Tiger finishes round 6 shots behind lead at BMW

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Tiger Woods shot a 1-under 71 in the first round of the BMW Championship on Thursday, six shots back of leaders Justin Thomas and Jason Kokrak.

Packers to sit Rodgers as 'precautionary' move

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not play in Thursday night's preseason game against the Ravens because of back tightness, the team announced, calling the move "precautionary."

Veteran backup Jones first QB to sign with XFL

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Landry Jones, who started five games for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 2013 to 2017 and spent time last year with Jacksonville, is the first quarterback to sign with the new XFL, the league announced Thursday.

'This kid looks like a child': Meet Purdue's history-making phenom

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Last season, the wide receiver set records and won awards never seen before from a freshman. He has bigger plans for Year 2.

Those prospects the Mets dealt in the Cano-Diaz deal? They're thriving for Seattle

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
Jarred Kelenic and Justin Dunn became big names when they were shipped out of New York. Now, they could be the future of the Mariners.