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How Chael Sonnen saw the event

January 23, 2019 - 4:19pm
UFC Fight Night Brooklyn saw a champion retain his belt and top prospects continuing their rise. Here's how ESPN MMA analyst Chael Sonnen saw the night play out.

Sources: UFC targeting Romero-Costa in April

January 23, 2019 - 2:33pm
A middleweight bout between Yoel Romero and Paulo Costa is being targeted for April 27, sources have confirmed to ESPN.

Sources: Spagnuolo the favorite to be Chiefs DC

January 23, 2019 - 1:19pm
A day after the Chiefs fired defensive coordinator Bob Sutton, former head coach Steve Spagnuolo has emerged as the favorite to replace Sutton in Kansas City, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Linares to fight on -- just won't be at junior welterweight

January 23, 2019 - 1:19pm
Despite a Round 1 TKO loss in his last bout and not much success as a junior welterweight in recent years, former three-division titleholder Jorge Linares said he wants to continue fighting -- at lightweight.

Should teams run up the score like Man City?

January 23, 2019 - 10:48am
Should you worry about embarrassing your opposition or score as many goals as you can? Man City-Burton provided the perfect test case for debate.

Cards WR Fitzgerald to return for 16th season

January 23, 2019 - 10:48am
Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has decided to return for a 16th NFL season.

Day 11 Australian Open preview: Can Danielle Collins keep her dream run alive?

January 23, 2019 - 10:48am
Danielle Collins has a big test ahead of her in the Australian Open semifinals. So does Rafael Nadal. Here are the big stories ahead of Day 11.

Zion unfazed as Jay-Z takes in Duke's victory

January 23, 2019 - 10:48am
With Jay-Z watching on, Zion Williamson started Tuesday night's game 10-for-10 from the floor as the Blue Devils rolled Pittsburgh 79-64.

Barcelona lands coveted midfielder De Jong

January 23, 2019 - 9:48am
Barcelona has signed midfielder Frenkie de Jong from Ajax in a deal worth an initial $85.4 million. De Jong, who will join the squad at the end of the season, had been a target for a number of top clubs across Europe such as Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City and Bayern Munich.

From Ontario to the NBA: How Jamal Murray was raised to be a star

January 23, 2019 - 9:30am
The Denver Nuggets guard has been fighting his whole life to be exactly where he is today -- at the core of a surprise upstart battling the Warriors for Western Conference supremacy.

Deion Sanders' son Shilo picks South Carolina

January 23, 2019 - 9:30am
ESPN 300 cornerback Shilo Sanders, son of Pro Football Hall of Fame cornerback Deion Sanders, announced his commitment to South Carolina in a video Tuesday night.

Rivera, Martinez, Halladay, Mussina make HOF

January 23, 2019 - 9:30am
Mariano Rivera, Edgar Martinez, Roy Halladay and Mike Mussina were voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday. Rivera became the first player ever voted unanimously into the Hall.

Ajax's dream factory: Where top talent is developed to be sold

January 23, 2019 - 9:30am
Losing a superstar isn't a make-or-break moment for Ajax. In fact, it's by design. We go inside the club to see how the dream factory works.

Sources: Grizz will listen to Gasol, Conley offers

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
The Grizzlies, who are 19-28 this season, will for the first time listen to trade offers for veterans Marc Gasol and Mike Conley, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Why a unanimous Hall of Famer is great for baseball

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
Cooperstown is a better place now that Mariano Rivera got 100 percent of the BBWAA vote.

Hall tales: Doc's drive, Edgar's lazy eye, Moose's measuring tape

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
Tim Kurkjian shares a few stories you've never heard about each new member of the 2019 Cooperstown class.

As Larry Fitzgerald re-signs, when will he know it's time?

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
Larry Fitzgerald committed to returning to the Cardinals for another season. We asked former players how difficult it was to finally retire.

Lowe’s All-Stars: 24 players plus those who missed the cut

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
Zach Lowe gets into the big All-Star debates -- Russ, Luka, how many stars on contenders? -- and reveals his final ballot.

Women's Bracketology: Rutgers, Kentucky, Iowa break into top 16

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
The Nos. 1 and 2 seeds remain the same, but the rest of the field saw plenty of change. Tennessee dropped four spots to a No. 10 seed.

South Carolina climbs while Tennessee tumbles in Bracketology

January 23, 2019 - 7:52am
South Carolina and Missouri were among the big Bracketology winners this week, while Tennessee's place in the field is as tenuous as it has ever been.