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NBA trade grades: Winners, details in deadline deals

February 7, 2019 - 2:53pm
Which players and picks are on the move? We have a rundown of the latest deals.

Sources: Phils acquire Realmuto from Marlins

February 7, 2019 - 1:17pm
The Phillies have acquired All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto from the Marlins as they continue to remake their offense.

Stoops returns to coaching with Dallas in XFL

February 7, 2019 - 1:17pm
Bob Stoops is returning to coaching as he was named the new head coach and general manager of the XFL's Dallas-based franchise on Thursday.

Sources: Bucks acquire Mirotic in 3-player deal

February 7, 2019 - 1:17pm
Nikola Mirotic, who is averaging career highs in points and rebounds this season, has been traded from the Pelicans to the Bucks in a deal that also includes the Pistons, sources told ESPN.

Chiefs GM nips Mahomes' hoops hobby in bud

February 7, 2019 - 1:17pm
Chiefs GM Brett Veach told a Kansas City radio station that he called Patrick Mahomes' agent after seeing his star QB playing basketball in a video that went viral and was able "to nip that in the bud."

NBA trade deadline: Latest intel and what to watch

February 7, 2019 - 1:17pm
Get the latest rumblings on what should be a wild day, plus analysis from our experts here.

Lowe: This Celtics, Lakers, AD trade situation is unprecedented

February 7, 2019 - 1:17pm
Should the Pelicans wait on a trade? What happens with the Celtics will have huge influence here.

Zach to Zack: Britton drops 'H' in favor of 'K'

February 7, 2019 - 12:15pm
New York Yankees reliever Zack Britton announced on social media Thursday that he is changing the spelling of his first name, dropping the "H" in favor of a "K."

Reports: 76ers to get Ennis in deal with Rockets

February 7, 2019 - 12:15pm
Veteran forward James Ennis, who is averaging 7.4 points this season, is heading from the Rockets to the 76ers in exchange for draft considerations, according to reports.

Beer and a shot: Gronk hit in head with can

February 7, 2019 - 12:15pm
Rob Gronkowski told Jimmy Fallon that he was hit in the head by a full beer during the Patriots' title parade.

Barnes traded to Kings, learned of deal in game

February 7, 2019 - 12:15pm
The Kings sent second-year forward Justin Jackson and veteran forward/center Zach Randolph to the Mavs for Harrison Barnes, the teams announced Wednesday night.

Durant rips media over free agency, Knicks talk

February 7, 2019 - 11:03am
Warriors star Kevin Durant aired out his anger and frustration with the media over recent stories speculating that a decision about his future had already been made and that he would be headed to the Knicks after the season.

Rockets acquire Shumpert in three-team deal

February 7, 2019 - 11:03am
The Rockets are acquiring guard Iman Shumpert, whom they expect to play a significant bench role in their playoff push, in a three-way deal with the Cavaliers and Kings.

Sources: Lakers' hopes fading for Davis trade

February 7, 2019 - 11:03am
With no word from the Pelicans by Wednesday evening, the Lakers were running low on hope that New Orleans would engage them on All-Star big man Anthony Davis before Thursday's trade deadline, sources told ESPN.

Is this Gronk's last call?

February 7, 2019 - 11:03am
After another grueling season, the Patriots' endearingly dominant tight end weighs retirement. Whatever comes next, he has left his mark on a fan base that reveres his authenticity as much as his excellence.

Wizards deal Porter to Bulls for Portis, Parker

February 7, 2019 - 10:02am
The Bulls acquired Otto Porter Jr. from the Wizards on Wednesday in exchange for forwards Bobby Portis and Jabari Parker and a protected 2023 second-round draft pick.

Sources: Giants latest team to meet with Harper

February 7, 2019 - 10:02am
While not considered a particularly strong fit, executives from the Giants met with free-agent outfielder Bryce Harper on Tuesday night in Las Vegas, league sources told ESPN.

Sources: Rockets get Shumpert in 3-team deal

February 7, 2019 - 10:02am
The Rockets are acquiring guard Iman Shumpert, whom they expect to play a significant bench role in their playoff push, in a three-way deal with the Cavaliers and Kings, league sources told ESPN.

Meet the ex-paratrooper now taking on MMA and PTSD: 'It's the injury no one can see'

February 7, 2019 - 7:44am
On Saturday, Terry Brazier will make his Bellator MMA debut, but he is not remotely scared. Not after coping with an alcoholic father, a harrowing tour of duty in Afghanistan and living day-to-day with PTSD.

Ranking the top 10 NHL dynasties of all time

February 7, 2019 - 3:35am
The Patriots' Super Bowl win solidifies their spot among the top dynasties in any sport. Who are the NHL's best? Here are the top 10.