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WNBA 2019 season predictions: Best- and worst-case scenario for each team

May 21, 2019 - 8:01am
How will defending champ Seattle do without its MVP? Can Phoenix and Washington return to the semis? We predict how far each WNBA team goes in 2019.

The Lakers' public drama is a crisis of ownership

May 21, 2019 - 8:01am
Magic Johnson aired Los Angeles' issues on Monday -- and Lakers ownership continues to be silent.

'Tfue' lawsuit could 'dramatically' change contracts for pro streamers and esports competitors

May 21, 2019 - 8:01am
Pro Fortnite player Turner "Tfue" Tenney's lawsuit against his team might be a watershed moment in player contract negotiations, experts said Monday.

NASCAR All-Star Race delivers something for everyone

May 21, 2019 - 8:01am
Kyle Larson pulled off a surprise win, with a frantic pace and postrace fisticuffs among the night's highlights.

Warriors first to 5 Finals in row since 1966 Celtics

May 21, 2019 - 6:12am
The Warriors came back from a double-digit second-half deficit for the third straight game to sweep the Blazers and secure their fifth straight NBA Finals appearance.

Source: Redskins' Foster (ACL) done for season

May 21, 2019 - 6:12am
Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster suffered a season-ending tear of the ACL in his left knee, a source told ESPN.

Bucs 'mutually part ways' with longtime DT McCoy

May 21, 2019 - 6:12am
Gerald McCoy, a six-time Pro Bowler and arguably Tampa Bay's most visible player for nearly a decade, has departed from the team. He didn't show up for the Bucs' offseason program that began last month.

Just how good is Brooks Koepka, and just how much should we worry about Tiger?

May 21, 2019 - 6:12am
Can Brooks Koepka get to double-digit majors? Should we worry about Tiger, or was last week simply a blip? We ask our experts the big questions.

WNBA preseason favorite: Washington Mystics are the 2019 front-runner

May 21, 2019 - 6:12am
Las Vegas, L.A. and Washington are the top contenders for the 2019 WNBA title. But the Mystics have the fewest questions heading into the season.

Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues push Sharks to the brink

May 21, 2019 - 6:12am
Do the Sharks have another comeback in them? We break down Game 5 and look ahead to the rest of the series.

Sources: Urias to be reinstated, rejoin Dodgers

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
Left-hander Julio Urías will be reinstated from administrative leave after Major League Baseball did not obtain a security video that allegedly showed a domestic-violence incident, sources say.

Yankees' big guns start flexing their muscles

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
After relying on its lesser-known fill-ins the past few weeks, New York's latest comeback win was fueled by some familiar faces -- with more on the way.

Wilder does his part to build anticipation for heavy collision with Joshua

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
Deontay Wilder's first-round obliteration of Dominic Breazeale on Saturday added to the hunger for an undisputed heavyweight title showdown with Anthony Joshua, who gets his turn in the spotlight on June 1.

Tommy La Slugger: How Angels' La Stella found his power stroke

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
The former Cub has more than doubled his career home run total in just seven weeks with the Halos. Where's this surprising spike coming from?

NFL offseason agendas: Barnwell's to-do lists for all 16 NFC teams

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
The Cowboys have to splash the cash on two stars. The Giants need a quarterback succession plan. Here's what's on the docket for the NFC.

Power Rankings: As Yankees, Cubs rise, we crown a new No. 1

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
The Dodgers and Astros have been running neck-and-neck, but they're being threatened by rivals with staying power.

'It was always going to rain': Wimbledon unveils new No. 1 Court roof

May 21, 2019 - 5:03am
Almost on cue, the rain began to fall in SW19 an hour before an exhibition event to mark the building of a new roof over Wimbledon's No. 1 Court.

Callaway stays; Cespedes breaks ankle on ranch

May 20, 2019 - 10:57pm
On a hectic day at Citi Field, the slumping Mets announced they are sticking with embattled manager Mickey Callaway "for the foreseeable future'' -- and that sidelined slugger Yoenis Cespedes broke his right ankle in an accident on his ranch.

Formula One legend Niki Lauda dies at 70

May 20, 2019 - 8:22pm
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda died Monday at the age of 70, his family said in a statement.