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What you need to know about Zion Williamson before he commits

January 19, 2018 - 6:25am
Can Clemson or South Carolina keep the state's best player at home? Will a blue blood like Kansas or Kentucky poach the five-star? One of the few remaining five-star 2018 recruits commits Saturday.

Sources: Alabama promotes Locksley to OC

January 19, 2018 - 6:20am
Alabama coach Nick Saban is staying in-house for his next offensive coordinator, with sources telling ESPN that Mike Locksley will be promoted to the position.

Don't look now, but Rafa's on a roll

January 19, 2018 - 6:00am
He's the No. 1 seed, and yet no one is really talking about Rafael Nadal. Perhaps they will after another dominating performance Down Under.

2017 AFC-NFC championship game predictions: Super Bowl finalists will be ...

January 19, 2018 - 5:55am
Will the Jaguars give the Patriots a run for their money? Which backup QB will lead his team to the NFC title? ESPN's reporters make their picks.

Golden Knights' next moves? Trade James Neal, lock in William Karlsson

January 19, 2018 - 5:52am
The Golden Knights are showing no signs of slowing down. They swept their season series with the NHL-leading Lightning, signed several players to extensions and made it clear they won't be sellers at the trade deadline. Here's what Vegas should do next.

Are the Red Sox going to sign J.D. Martinez or what? Here's what we know

January 19, 2018 - 5:33am
Boston needs him. He appears to need Boston. A deal for baseball's top free-agent slugger is inevitable ... right?

After coming out of left field as a rookie surprise, Rhys Hoskins prepares for stardom -- in left field

January 19, 2018 - 5:32am
Philadelphia's breakout slugger snuck up on everyone during his record-setting debut. Now, he's adjusting to life as a known quantity while trying to master a new position.

How the Jaguars went from 3-13 to the AFC Championship Game

January 19, 2018 - 5:22am
A culture change, a fantastic draft, some free-agent additions and a resurgent quarterback all led to Jacksonville's dramatic, one-season turnaround.

Case closed: Keenum has earned the Vikings' starting job in 2018

January 19, 2018 - 5:22am
Even with Teddy Bridgewater and Sam Bradford healthy, the Vikings can't reject the QB who has them on the cusp of their first Super Bowl in 40 years.

Scouting NFL playoff officials: What to know about championship game referees

January 19, 2018 - 5:21am
Ed Hochuli will ref his fourth Eagles playoff game since 1999, while Clete Blakeman will run the crew in Foxborough. Here's what to expect from both.

Follow live: Halep faces Davis for fourth round spot

January 19, 2018 - 12:03am
Roger Federer took out Richard Gasquet in straight sets to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open. Earlier, Angelique Kerber easily handled Maria Sharapova.

Lue: Love needs bigger role when Cavs go cold

January 18, 2018 - 10:58pm
Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said the team needs to get the ball to Kevin Love and "post the basketball" when the offense goes through a dry spell, as it did in Wednesday's 104-103 win over Orlando.

Fournette says Steelers fan rear-ended his car

January 18, 2018 - 9:18pm
When Leonard Fournette was rear-ended in Jacksonville on Tuesday, he was surprised to find out the driver was a Steelers fan.

LeBron, Curry win ASG voting, to be captains

January 18, 2018 - 9:17pm
LeBron James received the most votes in the Eastern Conference, while Stephen Curry was tops in the West. They will serve as All-Star Game captains and pick their teams, which will be announced Jan. 25.

D-backs' Tomas charged with criminal speeding

January 18, 2018 - 8:57pm
Diamondbacks outfielder Yasmany Tomas was booked into the downtown Phoenix jail after authorities say his Mercedes Coupe was clocked at 105 mph on the freeway.

Rude boy: All-Star Embiid dismisses Rihanna

January 18, 2018 - 8:40pm
Joel Embiid celebrated his All-Star nod with a monster effort for the 76ers against the East-leading Celtics, putting up 26 points and 16 rebounds.

NHL stands behind pick of Kid Rock at ASG

January 18, 2018 - 8:19pm
The NHL said that the decision to hire Kid Rock to perform at the 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa was "purely based" on his entertainment value and history as a hockey fan, although it's aware of the backlash over him performing.

Players concerned with extreme heat at Aussie Open, but what's the solution?

January 18, 2018 - 7:39pm
When is hot too hot? At the Australian Open on Thursday, we got a pretty good idea.

Baylor's No. 3 seed is biggest shocker in NCAA's reveal

January 18, 2018 - 6:08pm
Including Oregon as a No. 1 seed isn't a hard sell, but Baylor falling off the top line and all the way to a No. 3 seed was the lone shocker as the NCAA revealed its top 16 teams Thursday, Charlie Creme writes.

NCAA prez wants reforms before '18 season

January 18, 2018 - 5:33pm
In his first speech since the world of men's college basketball was rocked by an ongoing federal investigation, NCAA president Mark Emmert said he has committed "to have meaningful change" and newly placed reforms before the start of the 2018 season.