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Izzo contacted witness ahead of school, police

April 3, 2020 - 6:58am
Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo approached a witness in a 2017 investigation of criminal sexual conduct involving one of his players before that witness spoke to police or school investigators.

Rashford admits he's 'sad about not playing football' in reply to young fan's lovely letter

April 3, 2020 - 6:58am
With almost all football off because of the coronavirus, star players have found themselves at a loose end. How are they filling their time?

Clay: 50 things I learned while doing 2020 fantasy football projections

April 3, 2020 - 6:58am
Mike Clay puts a ton of work into his projections throughout the year. As he kicks off his 2020, he shares interesting nuggets he uncovered as he went through his process, as well as deep sleepers that emerged.

Patriots' plane delivering 1.2M masks from China

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
The transfer of 1.2 million N95 masks from China to the United States was the result of multiple global negotiations and the Massachusetts governor calling on Patriots team president Jonathan Kraft for his help, according to a report.

Cowboys sign DE Smith, out of NFL since 2015

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Former 49ers and Raiders defensive end Aldon Smith, who hasn't played in the NFL since 2015, has agreed to a one-year deal with the Cowboys that is worth up to $4 million, sources told ESPN.

R&A: No decision yet on Open cancellation, delay

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
The Royal and Ancient, which organizes The Open Championship, is "continuing to work through our options" regarding the 2020 major, following a report that the July tournament had been canceled.

Sources: Astros bans end in '20 even if no games

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Because AJ Hinch's and Jeff Luhnow's suspensions are tied to the end of the 2020 postseason rather than a specific number of games, MLB will view them as having served their discipline this year no matter what, sources told ESPN.

Sources: Clowney lowers price to $17M-18M

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Free agent Jadeveon Clowney is now seeking a number closer to $17 million to $18 million per season, and the Seahawks and Titans remain "interested" in signing the three-time Pro Bowl selection, sources told ESPN.

Ferguson calls for Khabib to be stripped of title

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
With Khabib Nurmagomedov in quarantine and essentially out of UFC 249, his would-be opponent, Tony Ferguson, said he thinks the lightweight champion is "scared and running."

'Basketball can wait': How NBA coaches are navigating an unprecedented season

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Frank Vogel, Nick Nurse and other NBA coaches are figuring out how to lead their teams through the uncertainty of a season stoppage.

Lowe: How NBA players are parenting through the coronavirus shutdown

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Players and coaches are getting creative with their young kids while they're all stuck at home.

Meet the Peloton instructor keeping NFL, NBA and PGA stars in shape

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
How are professional sports' top stars staying in shape -- and staying competitive -- while social distancing? In-home spin bike challenges with Alex Toussaint.

College football's greatest games: Connelly & Schlabach debate their favorites

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Ahead of the Texas-USC re-air, Bill Connelly and Mark Schlabach discuss their favorite games of all time.

The lapsed fan's guide to WrestleMania 36

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Haven't paid attention to the world of WWE lately? We're here to catch you up before WrestleMania 36.

Ranger, the NHL's first service-puppy trainee has found a new home -- and new purpose

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
After working with the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden, where he bonded with players including Chris Kreider, Ranger the yellow Lab is helping a teen with autism.

'He was simply amazing': Bilas on facing superhuman, college-era MJ

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Jay Bilas played five games against MJ at UNC and thinks he's worthy of college hoops' tag as greatest of all time.

Trevon Diggs embarks on NFL path paved by brother, father figure Stefon

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Trevon Diggs lost his father when he was 10, but his brother Stefon has supported him all the way to the NFL.

Most impactful moves and offseason goals for all 32 NFL teams

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Teddy Bridgewater is a Panther, Tom Brady is a Buc, and Jadeveon Clowney can still be had for the right price.

The 20 biggest matches in WrestleMania history

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
Over 35 years of events, these 20 WrestleMania matches stand out above the rest.

Betting roundtable: Respite for our experts' worst NCAA futures bets

April 2, 2020 - 7:21am
With the sports betting world essentially on hold, our experts reflect on some of their worst NCAA men's basketball futures bets that now will be refunded.