Sports News

Loaiza faces 10 years to life after pleading guilty

August 10, 2018 - 6:32pm
Esteban Loaiza pleaded guilty Friday to federal drug charges in California and acknowledged that he possessed about 20 kilograms, or 44 pounds, of cocaine with intent to distribute.

Ford drivers say they're not sweating transition to Mustang in 2019

August 10, 2018 - 5:15pm
Ford drivers say they're optimistic that they won't be slow to adjust, unlike other teams that have switched to a different car model.

How a weather delay impacts Tiger, the course and the PGA Championship

August 10, 2018 - 5:10pm
Tiger Woods was on roll Friday, before the rain rolled in. So what does this mean for him? For the field? For the condition of the golf course? Our experts weigh in.

Breaking down the Michigan starting lineup

August 10, 2018 - 5:08pm
Denny Hamlin captured the pole for the second week in a row. Teammate Kyle Busch qualified second. Take a look through the field for Sunday's Cup race.

Vikings, Broncos showcase new QBs in preseason opener

August 10, 2018 - 4:27pm
Kirk Cousins threw for 42 yards and a touchdown in his Minnesota preseason debut, but Denver's Case Keenum finished 1-of-4 with 5 yards.

Five burning questions and players to watch in the Pac-12 in 2018-19

August 10, 2018 - 4:16pm
Will Steve Alford get the most out of UCLA's talent? Is Arizona headed for a drop-off? The Pac-12 seems to be bereft of sure-fire contenders.

Woodland sets 36-hole mark; PGA play halted

August 10, 2018 - 3:45pm
The PGA Championship field went low Friday, with Gary Woodland setting a 36-hole mark and two others shooting 63. Play was ultimately suspended due to storms and will resume Saturday at 8 a.m. ET.

WR Robertson gets waiver, can play for Georgia

August 10, 2018 - 3:31pm
WR Demetris Robertson, a transfer who caught 50 passes for 767 yards and 7 TDs for Cal in 2016, will be able to play for Georgia this season after getting a waiver.

The best untold stories of Evo

August 10, 2018 - 2:57pm
From betting on footraces to a 32-person tournament in a bathroom, these are the biggest moments in Evo history that you've never heard about.

Sources: Terps OL had visible issues pre-collapse

August 10, 2018 - 2:22pm
Maryland offensive lineman Jordan McNair showed signs of extreme exhaustion, had difficulty standing upright while running sprints and had a temperature of 106 degrees before he died of heatstroke, multiple sources told ESPN.

Detailing Brock Lesnar's path to 500-plus days as WWE Universal champion

August 10, 2018 - 1:54pm
Lesnar has come a long way during what will be a 500-plus-day championship reign by the time SummerSlam arrives. Here's what you need to know about this run.

Five burning questions and players to watch in the Big 12 in 2018-19

August 10, 2018 - 1:29pm
The biggest challenge to the Jayhawks' Big 12 reign will come from Kansas State.

Khalil Mack's replacement takes the stage at least for a preseason game

August 10, 2018 - 1:18pm
Injuries and ineffectiveness have dulled the impact of former 49ers second-round pick Tank Carradine, but he's getting a shot in Oakland.

Tegan Nox injures leg during Mae Young Classic

August 10, 2018 - 1:16pm
Paul "Triple H" Levesque provides an update and comments on the knee injury suffered by Nox on Thursday night, with thoughts from Nox.

NBA releases schedule; Kawhi visits Spurs in Jan.

August 10, 2018 - 1:05pm
The NBA released its schedule for the 2018-19 season on Friday, with Kawhi Leonard, traded to Toronto in the offseason, scheduled to visit San Antonio in January.

Wake Forest places assistant Jones on leave

August 10, 2018 - 12:57pm
Wake Forest has placed assistant men's basketball coach Jamill Jones on leave after he was charged with third-degree assault in connection with the death of a Florida resident in New York.

Redskins rookie RB Guice (ACL) out for season

August 10, 2018 - 11:51am
Derrius Guice, the Redskins' second-round pick out of LSU, will miss the 2018 season because of a torn ACL, the team announced.

Latifi to Cormier: Fight or vacate light heavyweight title

August 10, 2018 - 10:36am
UFC light heavyweight contender Ilir Latifi wants a shot at division champion Daniel Cormier, but Latifi doesn't think Cormier -- who also has the UFC heavyweight belt -- will go back down to 205 to fight him.

Pitino-owned 'Party Dancer' wins Del Mar race

August 10, 2018 - 10:33am
Years after a sex-for-play scandal rocked Louisville, former coach Rick Pitino was in the winner's circle at Del Mar Racetrack with a horse named Party Dancer.

Weekly Reader: The most baffling contracts of the offseason

August 10, 2018 - 10:12am
Perhaps it's the term, perhaps it's the money, perhaps it's something else. Plus, is Alex Kovalev right about the state of the game?