Sports News

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

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
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.

Draymond Green missed being the underdog

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
In an interview with Rachel Nichols, Draymond Green discusses his new contract and what's next for the Warriors.

Love/Hate for 2019 season: Thoughts from a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent

August 15, 2019 - 4:51pm
It's the must-read column of the fantasy football preseason, highlighting Matthew Berry's most undervalued and overvalued players in drafts.

Sources: Lakers' Cousins has serious knee injury

August 15, 2019 - 12:49pm
Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins is awaiting further tests after suffering a serious injury from "bumping knees" with another player during workouts in Las Vegas, sources told ESPN.

Video shows McGregor hitting man in Dublin bar

August 15, 2019 - 12:49pm
In a video from April that was obtained by TMZ Sports, Conor McGregor is shown pumping his fist in the air before throwing a jab at a man seated at a bar in Ireland.

Kyrgios fined $113K for racket-smashing rant

August 15, 2019 - 12:49pm
Nick Kyrgios' racket-smashing, obscenity-filled outburst at the Western and Southern Open earned him a $113K fine. The ATP is investigating whether there should be additional penalties..

Bama fan who killed Auburn trees not paying up

August 15, 2019 - 12:49pm
The man who pleaded guilty to poisoning the Toomer's Corner trees has a court date to explain why he isn't making $800K restitution payments.

North Carolina Courage and Europe's best club teams clash in ICC

August 15, 2019 - 12:49pm
Can the NWSL's Courage win the International Champions Cup for a second straight year? Or will Lyon, Manchester City or Atletico take the title?

Rapinoe: Any talks must start with equal pay

August 15, 2019 - 10:53am
U.S. national team co-captain Megan Rapinoe says any conversations with U.S. Soccer must begin with women's players receiving equal pay to men.

Jurickson, Juremi and now Judrick: Another Profar set to rock Williamsport

August 15, 2019 - 10:53am
As the youngest brother becomes the third Profar to play in the LLWS, we caught up with his MLB sibling to discuss the family legacy.

Brown faces lawsuit over unpaid $38K chef's bill

August 15, 2019 - 10:53am
Raiders receiver Antonio Brown is facing a civil lawsuit that alleges he failed to pay a chef's bill of nearly $40,000 during Pro Bowl festivities in 2018.

Sources: Lakers' Cousins hurts knee, having tests

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins will have further tests on his knee after he had to leave the court while working out in Las Vegas, league sources told ESPN.

Meet Rondale Moore, Purdue's record-breaking, history-making phenom

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
Last season, the wide receiver set records and won awards never seen before from a freshman. He has bigger plans for Year 2.

Inside scoop: Scouting reports and fun facts about all 16 teams

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
The LLWS kicks off Thursday in Williamsport. Get the inside scoop via scouting reports and fun facts about all 16 teams.

Breaking down the Yankees' historic domination of the Orioles

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
It was a demolition of epic proportions, 16 consecutive wins and a 17-2 season series record. Here are the highlights (or lowlights) of the Bronx Bombers' beatdown.

Which of MLB's three superteams is the one to beat in October?

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
The Astros, Dodgers and Yankees have separated themselves from the rest of MLB. Which is the best bet to win it all, and can anyone stop the superteam trio?

Virtual reality and robotic tackling dummies -- how Dartmouth is shaping the future of football

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
The future of football may be nestled in a tiny field in Hanover, New Hampshire. But will Dartmouth's outside-the-box thinking take hold?

Phoenix Mercury's Brittney Griner says suspension is symptom of WNBA's larger problem

August 15, 2019 - 9:09am
Feeling underpaid and underappreciated, Phoenix star Brittney Griner follows Diana Taurasi's lead and lashes out at the flaws in the WNBA.

U.K. triathletes DQed after holding hands at finish

August 15, 2019 - 8:30am
British triathletes Jessica Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown were disqualified for crossing the line together in a heat-affected test event for next year's Tokyo Olympics on Thursday.

Messi, Ronaldo, Van Dijk finalists for UEFA award

August 15, 2019 - 7:38am
Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Virgil van Dijk have been named as the finalists for the UEFA Men's Player of the Year award.