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What are those?!?! The Bottom 10 sneakers in NBA history

May 7, 2020 - 11:56am
These didn't make the cut for our top 74 sneakers of all time. In fact, they're the worst of the worst.

Sarr opts for Kentucky, says fit better than Wake

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Center Olivier Sarr said it came down to Kentucky or staying at Wake Forest, but ultimately the 7-footer chose the Wildcats because it "was the best fit and the best opportunity for me."

NCAA upholds penalty for ex-UConn coach Ollie

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
An NCAA appeals committee has upheld the penalty of former UConn coach Kevin Ollie.

Pitt sports leaders donate to vaccine research

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Pittsburgh college and professional sports leaders have donated a combined $800,000 to a center trying to develop a vaccine for the coronavirus.

Ewing says his gold medals, NCAA ring stolen

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing says his two Olympic gold medals along with his 1984 NCAA championship ring were stolen.

Barkley doesn't see longtime rift with MJ ending

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Charles Barkley, who criticized the way Michael Jordan ran the then Charlotte Bobcats eight years ago, doesn't see the rift with his old friend ending.

Ariel Helwani on Dominick Cruz's future, the heavyweight title picture and UFC 249

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Would a loss at UFC 249 mean the end for Dominick Cruz? What happens if Stipe Miocic can't fight soon? Ariel Helwani weighs in.

Eight amazing MLB seasons that could only happen in the 1980s

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
130 steals! The original 40/40 season. These were the player performances that defined an unforgettable decade of baseball.

Rodeo barns, strip clubs and biker rallies: MMA fighters are used to unconventional venues

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Cagefighters aren't fazed by the prospect of competing in empty arenas or on private islands. Turns out, many of them have fought under much stranger circumstances.

What's it like to fight Tony Ferguson? 'It was painful, man'

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Ferguson's foes say that his constant pace, unique style and supreme confidence can make for a very long night.

Inside stories of Michael Jordan's time as an NHL owner

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
From 2000 to 2001, Jordan was a part-owner of the Capitals. We recount those days with help from the folks who lived it.

Denied on the doorstep of the Final Four: Two shots she'll never forget

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Xavier's Dee Dee Jernigan missed two wide-open layups in the final seconds in the 2010 Elite Eight. A decade later, she's learning to move past the pain.

Watch the best of NCAA softball's St. Pete/Clearwater Invitational

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
We relive the 2020 St. Pete/Clearwater Invitational, which featured some of the biggest players and teams in NCAA softball.

MSI 2020: Imagining how the tournament might have played out

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
With the cancellation of the Mid-Season Invitational, we decided to dream up a tournament of our own with the qualified teams.

Running on empty: Coronavirus has changed the course for races big and small

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Don't expect a pack of running fanatics swarming to the finish line at road races this year. But that doesn't mean that participants don't have options.

Everything we know about the NFL's plans for a virtual offseason

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
With the NFL offseason going virtual, how will teams adapt and what changes can we expect heading into the summer? We answer all of your questions.

Sir William the Goat, referee disputes and the birth of the Iron Bowl: Tales of college football in the spring

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
If college football is forced to play in the spring, it won't be the first time that has happened. You just have to go back to the 19th century.

'We all knew Willie would make that catch. It's wasn't that hard. He's Willie Mays'

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
The argument can be made that Willie Mays was the greatest player of all time. Look at the numbers. And listen to his opponents, who had a hard time beating him and an even harder time believing he wouldn't make the impossible look easy.

The best college sports performances we ever saw: Bias, Swoopes and 'Lamarvelous'

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
ESPN's team of college sports writers breaks down the best individual performances they've seen in their collective decades around sports.

Tua to wear No. 1 with Marino's 13 retired by Fins

May 6, 2020 - 10:25am
Miami's Tua Tagovailoa will be the first quarterback in franchise history to wear No. 1. The former Alabama star donned No. 13 in college, but that jersey number is retired by the Dolphins for Dan Marino.