Sports News

Champions League quarterfinal preview, predictions and the sleeper team to watch (hint: Atalanta)

August 11, 2020 - 3:36pm
The Champions League is down to just eight teams. Will PSG survive Atalanta? Bayern vs. Barca: which super club goes home early?

Contender Series to feature a submission ace, 30-fight veteran and a returning performer

August 11, 2020 - 3:36pm
Prospect Dustin Stoltzfus, veteran Daniel Swain and Impa Kasanganay, a returning contender, each will try to earn a UFC contract Tuesday.

Will there be college football this fall? A conference-by-conference breakdown

August 11, 2020 - 3:36pm
The Big Ten has decided to postpone its season. Here's where things stand with the rest of the Power 5.

How Alexis Lafreniere fits with the Rangers

August 11, 2020 - 3:36pm
After winning the 2020 NHL draft lottery, the Rangers are poised to select the dynamic scoring winger at No. 1 overall in October.

MLS is Back final preview: Will Orlando complete fairy tale by beating Portland?

August 11, 2020 - 3:36pm
MLS is Back has been totally unpredictable. Can Orlando continue that trend to win its first trophy or will Portland's big-game experience win out?

Blue Jays wowed by upgrades to Buffalo 'home'

August 11, 2020 - 2:07pm
Sahlen Field, the home ballpark of Toronto's Triple-A affiliate since 2013, is now decked out with Blue Jays logos and padded and painted in blue as it will serve as the team's home for the 2020 season beginning Tuesday.

ACC medical expert: Season can be played safely

August 11, 2020 - 2:07pm
Dr. Cameron Wolfe, chair of the ACC medical advisory group, believes a fall football season can be played safely.

O'Connor: The humbling of Brooks Koepka

August 11, 2020 - 2:07pm
Instead of a three-peat, Koepka's final-round letdown at the PGA Championship was a cold dose of reality -- a day after taking a shot at Dustin Johnson's resume.

Sources: Laureano banned 6 games, Cintron 20

August 11, 2020 - 12:38pm
Ramon Laureano was suspended six games while Astros hitting coach Alex Cintron was suspended 20 games for their roles in Sunday's benches-clearing incident.

Clippers' Williams: Beware of motivated Harrell

August 11, 2020 - 12:38pm
LA Clippers guard Lou Williams said opponents should beware of a motivated Montrezl Harrell once the Clippers power forward is able to rejoin the team inside the NBA bubble.

How far could the Packers and Seahawks fall? Barnwell predicts NFL teams most likely to decline

August 11, 2020 - 12:38pm
Green Bay and Seattle won in 2019 with formulas that will be difficult to sustain. Here's why they could miss the playoffs.

NFL training camp 2020: One month from kickoff

August 11, 2020 - 12:38pm
Julian Edelman adjusts to camp without Tom Brady; what else is happening across the NFL?

UFC 252 -- The inside story of Stipe Miocic's 'I found it' moment vs. Daniel Cormier

August 11, 2020 - 12:38pm
Here's what Stipe Miocic saw in the fourth round in 2019 that allowed him to regain the heavyweight title.

Source: Bengals' Waynes suffers pectoral injury

August 11, 2020 - 11:37am
Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Trae Waynes could be on the mend for a while after suffering a pectoral injury during Monday's practice, a source confirmed to ESPN.

Spring League football tourney to play in bubble

August 11, 2020 - 11:37am
The Spring League is scheduling a six-team football tournament in Las Vegas in October, using a bubble concept that would be the first of its kind in the sport during the coronavirus pandemic.

Athletics' Laureano: Vile remark led to brawl

August 11, 2020 - 11:37am
Astros hitting coach Alex Cintron made a vile comment to Athletics outfielder Ramon Laureano regarding his mother, prompting Laureano to charge the Astros' bench Sunday, Laureano told ESPN on Monday.

Amid Sancho uncertainty, Solskjaer has Man United primed for Europa League glory

August 11, 2020 - 11:37am
A competition that initially wasn't a priority, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is nearing a Europa League crown and his first trophy as boss at Old Trafford.

Frost: Nebraska prepared to play outside Big Ten

August 11, 2020 - 11:37am
Scott Frost said "I think we're prepared to look at any and all options" in order to play this upcoming football season.

Juventus hopes Andrea Pirlo can be a 'Ronaldo Whisperer' after Maurizio Sarri mess

August 11, 2020 - 9:17am
Zinedine Zidane was appointed Real Madrid manager to get the best out of Cristiano Ronaldo. Juventus will hope Andrea Pirlo can do the same.

FBS independent UMass cancels fall football

August 11, 2020 - 7:57am
An FBS independent, UMass may attempt to play a season this spring after deciding not to play fall football, athletic director Ryan Bamford said.