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Who has the best group of defensemen in the NHL?

10 min 33 sec ago
Is it the Predators? The Sharks? Someone else? We debate which blue-line crew we'd want to build our team around.

StatWatch: Championship four can each pad résumé with win

10 min 33 sec ago
Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr. and Joey Logano can each join more select groups by earning a Cup series win this Sunday at Homestead.

NFL Week 11 Power Rankings: Season-defining stats for every defense

10 min 33 sec ago
Amid another shake-up at the top of the NFL Power Rankings, we break down defensive stats for all 32 teams that tell the tale of the 2018 season.

Rookie class was stellar, but Ronald Acuna Jr. might shine brightest in long run

10 min 33 sec ago
The Braves outfielder has flashed the potential to quickly become one of the game's elite players.

Stringer's run to 1,000 started at Cheyney

10 min 33 sec ago
It was a different time when she took over at Cheyney in 1972, but C. Vivian Stringer has kept a close-knit, family atmosphere at all three programs.

Ranking the 25 most influential people in UFC history

10 min 33 sec ago
The UFC was created 25 years ago on this day. Our panel of ESPN MMA contributors rank the most important individuals in the promotion's history.

Awards roundtable: Rookies crowned, looking ahead to what's next and more

10 min 33 sec ago
Mookie or Trout? Verlander or Snell? DeGrom with just 10 wins?? We break down all the angles in advance of baseball's major award announcements.

'Big Three' pushing for more hardware, but Joey Logano is top seed

10 min 33 sec ago
Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. are each aiming for another championship, while Joey Logano is going after his first Cup series title.

Fantasy football Week 11 rankings

10 min 33 sec ago
Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell, Stephania Bell and Tristan H. Cockcroft for Week 11.

Sources: Rams, Chiefs players mull not playing

1 hour 27 min ago
Significant discussions are underway to possibly move or postpone the Chiefs-Rams game in Mexico CIty on Monday due to field concerns, sources told ESPN.

Meyer: Racial slur report 'preposterous'

1 hour 27 min ago
Ohio State has denied an allegation that former coach Zach Smith used a racial slur during a confrontation with former player Trevon Grimes.

Scream play: Colts OL's viral clip work of editing

1 hour 27 min ago
Colts lineman Quenton Nelson has become somewhat famous after a clip of him screaming while blocking went viral -- the only problem is the scream was edited in from another play.

MLB to probe racism allegations vs. Mariners

1 hour 27 min ago
MLB said in a statement provided to The Athletic that it will investigate allegations of racial discrimination in the Seattle Mariners organization made by a former employee.

LeVert has dislocated foot, won't need surgery

1 hour 27 min ago
Nets standout Caris LeVert, after a scary-looking injury Monday, got good news Tuesday: moderate ligament damage to his right foot, no surgery and he is expected to return this season.

Losing $14.5M and a season? How we got here with Le'Veon Bell

1 hour 27 min ago
Two franchise tags, $855K lost per week and one likely lost season. The stalemate is nearing an end. But getting to this point is a complicated story.

Heisman Watch: Kyler takes two votes from Tua

1 hour 27 min ago
Tua Tagovailoa was the unanimous No. 1 for three weeks, but after a 349-yard passing day against Oklahoma State, Kyler Murray is gaining on him.

Trust issues: Where does Fultz's shot fit in with changing 76ers roster?

1 hour 27 min ago
The 76ers need to balance their roster after the Jimmy Butler trade, which leaves Markelle Fultz at a crossroads in this phase of the process.

Portland, Seattle epitomize unpredictable conference semis

1 hour 27 min ago
Portland's penalty-shootout win over Seattle will go down in MLS lore, and it perfectly encapsulated the wildly entertaining conference semifinals.

OSU: No evidence Zach Smith used racial slur

2 hours 50 min ago
Ohio State has denied a reported allegation that former coach Zach Smith used a racial slur in a confrontation with former player Trevon Grimes.

Caps' Wilson back after suspension reduced

2 hours 50 min ago
Capitals forward Tom Wilson had his 20-game suspension reduced to 14 games, clearing the way for his return to the ice.