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Mike Piazza turned a favor for his dad into a Hall of Fame career

May 5, 2020 - 6:45pm
His father was friends with Tommy Lasorda. That's how Mike Piazza got drafted -- in the 62nd round. But with hand strength, work and a home run no one will ever forget, he vaulted himself into baseball history.

The best college sports comebacks we ever saw: Notre Dame's meltdown, George Mason's shocker

May 5, 2020 - 6:45pm
ESPN's team of college writers and reporters reflects on the stunning reversals of fortune they have covered during their careers.

How to watch the 2015 and 2016 NCAA men's lacrosse championships

May 5, 2020 - 6:45pm
The 2015 and 2016 NCAA men's lacrosse championships brought us four one-goal games, three of which went into OT. We relive those classics.

NFL Power Rankings: Risers, fallers and post-draft winners

May 5, 2020 - 6:45pm
Ben Roethlisberger and Chandler Jones got some support in the NFL draft, while Alvin Kamara's importance was cemented even more.

MJ kept NBA superstars at a distance, but Kobe broke through

May 5, 2020 - 6:45pm
"The Last Dance" offers a glimpse into the Michael Jordan-Kobe Bryant relationship, but the bond between the two basketball icons goes far deeper.

Shipley, No. 2 RB in ESPN 300, picks Clemson

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
Will Shipley, who rushed for 2,066 yards and scored 42 total touchdowns during his junior season, has committed to Clemson. He is the No. 22 overall recruit in the 2021 ESPN 300 rankings.

AD: Notre Dame will be OK if schedules tweaked

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
If Power 5 leagues agree to a shortened conference schedule this football season, Notre Dame's AD says he's confident the Irish would "play a high-quality, full schedule, the same number of games other teams will play."

Free-agent CB Ryan says Titans chapter is over

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
Logan Ryan, who sealed the Titans' victory over the Patriots in the playoffs with a pick-six of Tom Brady, says his "chapter in Tennessee has come to a close."

Giants claim ex-Cowboys QB Rush off waivers

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
Ex-Dallas quarterback Cooper Rush is reuniting with Jason Garrett in New York.

It’s time for baseball … in South Korea! Your guide to KBO

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
Don't know much about the country's top league? Don't worry, we've got it all covered.

Viewers guide: Red Sox take first step in historic 2004 ALCS comeback

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
With the Yankees on the verge of sticking it to their rivals yet again, watch as Boston turns the tide, beginning with baseball's most famous stolen base.

How Kobe and MJ hid their surprise friendship

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
"The Last Dance" offers a glimpse into the Michael Jordan-Kobe Bryant relationship, but the bond between the two basketball icons goes far deeper.

Experts' biggest takeaways from 'The Last Dance' Episodes 5 & 6

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
Our experts weigh in on the latest two installments of the Michael Jordan documentary series.

Shula's greatest victory was overcoming his most devastating defeat

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
The Hall of Fame coach used a shocking Super Bowl loss as fuel to set the standard of success in the NFL.

'We want to play,' but focus is on MLB players' health and safety, union chief Tony Clark says

May 5, 2020 - 3:03pm
The executive director of the MLBPA discusses the challenge of leading the union during a global crisis and what it will take to resume play.

OBJ, amid rehab, predicts 2020 among his best

May 5, 2020 - 4:43am
Odell Beckham Jr., who underwent surgery Jan. 21 for hip and groin injuries that slowed him throughout one of his worst seasons, says he'll bounce back in 2020 "bigger, stronger, faster -- this is my time."

Lynch in talks on return with Seahawks, RB says

May 5, 2020 - 4:43am
Marshawn Lynch and the Seahawks are in talks about his return for another season, the running back said.

Trainer: Tyson's speed, power like 21-year-olds

May 5, 2020 - 4:43am
A short training clip of Mike Tyson went viral a few days ago. And according to the man who was catching his punches, the iconic heavyweight still has some fight left in him at age 53.

Dolphins Hall of Fame coach Don Shula dies at 90

May 5, 2020 - 4:43am
Don Shula, the NFL's winningest coach who led the Miami Dolphins to the league's only undefeated season, died Monday at the age of 90.