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Kluber for Schwarber and more trades we want to see in Vegas

December 7, 2018 - 8:23am
A swap of 2016 World Series stars? Madison Bumgarner in Dodger blue? We play Let's Make A Deal, Las Vegas-style with moves we'd make if we were calling the shots at the winter meetings.

Portland sends slice of home to Atlanta for MLS Cup

December 7, 2018 - 8:23am
Just 1,300 of the 70,000 fans at MLS Cup will be supporting the Portland Timbers, so they're bringing with them a reminder of home: a giant log.

Carmelo Anthony is the last great American ball hog

December 7, 2018 - 7:12am
Gregg Popovich says there's no beauty in basketball anymore. Melo's fall helps make his case.

What's real and what's fake one month in

December 7, 2018 - 7:12am
Just a month into the season and there are a lot of questions to ask: Is Duke really legit? Has Chris Mack saved Louisville? Can anyone challenge KU in the Big 12?

Jazz's Gobert tossed after fine for ripping refs

December 7, 2018 - 6:00am
Two days after being fined for publicly criticizing officiating, Utah's Rudy Gobert was ejected just three minutes into Thursday's game when he smacked a bottle off the scorer's table after being called for his second foul.

Going into Detail: Peyton Manning dissects Texans QB Deshaun Watson

December 7, 2018 - 6:00am
Watson has led Houston on a nine-game winning streak, including Sunday's victory over the Cleveland Browns.

Sabermetrics in Sin City? Don't expect old-school gamblers at winter meetings

December 7, 2018 - 6:00am
Shut off the slot machines. Roll away the roulette wheels. Baseball has changed, making Las Vegas the least appropriate site for modern GMs to deal their cards.

Cubs might have to get creative without budget for a winter splash

December 7, 2018 - 6:00am
With ownership not writing any blank checks, Theo Epstein enters the winter meetings exploring ways to improve the Cubs beyond just throwing money at their problems.

As Ravens' QB transition nears, Giants' plan still in limbo

December 7, 2018 - 6:00am
Replacing an iconic QB is thorny business. But for reasons both within and beyond their control, the Giants' transition plan is as mysterious as ever.

Barnwell: Six ugly NFL free falls, and what they mean for 2019

December 7, 2018 - 4:40am
Carolina has lost four straight and is on the outside looking in at the postseason race. Cam & Co. aren't alone in falling apart down the stretch.

Who will win Heisman? Kyler vs. Tua a historic battle

December 7, 2018 - 4:40am
Kyler Murray and Tua Tagovailoa have put up numbers that in any other year would win the Heisman. But only one can claim college football's biggest prize.

Is third base passing first base as baseball's power position?

December 7, 2018 - 4:40am
For the first time in decades, third basemen hit nearly as well as first basemen. Is that a blip, or does it say something about the state of the game?

41 games, 41 winners: Picking every bowl game

December 7, 2018 - 4:40am
From Dec. 15 through Jan. 7, the Celebration Bowl through the CFP National Championship, Adam Rittenberg picks his winners for bowl season.

Knights: Signed pics of Reaves hit 'destroyed'

December 6, 2018 - 10:52pm
Autographed photos of Ryan Reaves' hit that concussed the Capitals' Tom Wilson "were not distributed" and have been "destroyed," the Golden Knights said.

Source: Ex-Bills WR Benjamin signing with Chiefs

December 6, 2018 - 10:52pm
Kelvin Benjamin, who was cut by the Bills on Tuesday, is signing with the Chiefs on a one-year deal, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Floyd-Nasukawa back on, to be boxing exhibition

December 6, 2018 - 9:15pm
Floyd Mayweather will fight Japanese kickboxing star Tenshin Nasukawa after all, but it will be in a three-round boxing exhibition that Mayweather calls "nine minutes of entertainment."

Follow Live: Jazz look to keep momentum going against Rockets

December 6, 2018 - 9:15pm
One game after hitting a franchise-record 20 3-pointers, Utah hosts James Harden and the Rockets

Titans' Henry matches Dorsett with 99-yd TD run

December 6, 2018 - 7:23pm
Titans running back Derrick Henry earned a piece of NFL history Thursday night as his 99-yard touchdown run against the Jaguars tied him with Tony Dorsett for the league's longest run.

Floyd set to fight Nasukawa in boxing exhibition

December 6, 2018 - 7:23pm
Floyd Mayweather will fight Japanese kickboxing star Tenshin Nasukawa after all, but it will be in a three-round boxing exhibition that Mayweather calls "nine minutes of entertainment."