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A fourth Champions League title would be Zidane's finest after Real eliminates Liverpool

April 14, 2021 - 4:20pm
If Zinedine Zidane guides this Real Madrid side to Champions League glory after eliminating Liverpool, he will get the full recognition he deserves.

WNBA mock draft: Three point guards projected in top eight picks

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
With Dallas holding five of the top 13 picks, will we see any trades? And will Aari McDonald, Dana Evans or Kiana Williams be the top point guard?

Women suing Watson attach names; 1 drops suit

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Twenty women who had filed lawsuits against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson have amended their petitions to disclose their names. Another lawsuit is expected to be refiled, and one was dropped by a plaintiff "for now," according to court documents.

Arizona hiring Zags' Lloyd as coach, sources say

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Arizona is expected to hire Gonzaga assistant Tommy Lloyd as its next head coach, sources told ESPN, confirming a report by Stadium.

Reports: Transfers won't have to sit out season

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
The NCAA Division I Council voted Wednesday to change the long-standing rule that forces transfer athletes in football and basketball to sit out a season at their new school, a report said.

Browns sign Clowney to play opposite Garrett

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Jadeveon Clowney, who failed to record a sack in eight games with the Titans last season but has 32 over seven seasons, has signed a one-year deal with the Browns to play opposite Myles Garrett.

Puig says assault allegations 'false and malicious'

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
In a statement released on Tuesday, free agent Yasiel Puig denied claims that he sexually assaulted a woman in 2018 and said that the allegations have prevented him from continuing his Major League career.

Lawyer files assault complaint vs. Rams' Donald

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Attorney Todd Hollis said his client needed 16 stitches and suffered a broken orbital bone, a broken nose and a sprained or broken arm after an alleged assault by Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald and others at an after-hours nightclub.

Altuve, Bregman among 5 Astros out for protocol

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Astros general manager James Click said that placing Yordan Alvarez, Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman, Robel Garcia and Martin Maldonado on the IL was not a function of them breaking COVID-19 protocols.

NFL outlines 3-phase offseason program in memo

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
The NFL on Wednesday sent a memo to teams outlining rules for its offseason programs -- rules the league has decided to impose after failing to reach agreement with its players' union on some key aspects.

Small school, 17 starts, rare talent: Trey Lance is the NFL draft's biggest enigma

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Lance presents an impossible dilemma for NFL scouts: total domination in a small sample. But it's not likely to worry Lance, who's been underexposed -- or counted out -- for years.

USWNT explore options, show versatility vs. Sweden, France as Olympic prep continues

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
The U.S. women's team passed their recent tests against Sweden and France, though there's still a lot of work to do before the Olympics.

These Eastern Conference storylines need your attention

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Which players and postseason races are most intriguing? Here's what our experts are watching.

'Now we've got a battle': The lockdown defender's blueprint for stopping Luka Doncic

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Tony Allen, Bruce Bowen and Metta Sandiford-Artest could stop superstars in their tracks. How would they defend the Mavericks' phenom?

Power Rankings: Hinge players for all 31 teams down the stretch

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
The Avalanche remain in the top spot another week. Plus, which players will have an outsized impact on the playoff races?

Playoff Watch Daily: Who will win the West's fourth spot?

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
The Avs, Golden Knights and Wild are the top three teams. But there's a jumble behind them.

Maggie Nichols, Kyla Ross on returning to NCAA gymnastics championships -- in coaching roles

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Maggie Nichols and Kyla Ross had their competitive careers cut short by the pandemic. Now, two of the best collegiate gymnasts ever are back at the NCAA championships as student assistants for Oklahoma and UCLA.

Mount's rise no fluke as Tuchel now sees what Lampard did

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Mason Mount captained Chelsea for Frank Lampard's last game in charge, but he was dropped for Thomas Tuchel's first. Now he's won over the new boss.

Ranking the best upcoming fights in MMA, including Edwards-Diaz and Oliveira-Chandler

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Between now and the end of June, the MMA world is packed with big fights. And we rank them all.

Three things to watch at Bellator 257

April 14, 2021 - 3:54pm
Bellator's light heavyweight champion is back in action, but will Vadim Nemkov prove he's truly elite?