Sports News

Sources: MLB makes 60-game offer to players

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
MLB has sent a proposal for a 60-game season with full prorated pay to the players' union, sources told ESPN. It's a sign of progress in negotiations, along with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred and MLBPA executive director Tony Clark having met recently.

Cavs' Love to get Arthur Ashe Courage Award

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star Kevin Love, who has become a spokesman for mental health and wellness, will be honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award during Sunday's ESPYS.

Serena Williams says she'll play in the US Open

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
The 23-time Grand Slam champion announced she will compete in the 2020 US Open.

Dr. Fauci: MLB shouldn't play too deep into fall

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday that Major League Baseball could face more dangers from the coronavirus the deeper it plays into the fall.

What matters most after a tumultuous 30 hours for Oklahoma State football

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
When stars like Chuba Hubbard speak out, it's significant, regardless of the final resolution.

MLB 2020 season proposal timeline: Owners' offers and union counteroffers

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
As the two sides try to strike a deal to return to action, we provide the key details from their negotiations.

UFC 251 -- Which fighter faces the most pressure on Fight Island?

June 17, 2020 - 2:48pm
There's plenty of intrigue surrounding UFC 251, including the futures of Alexander Volkanovski and Max Holloway. Our expert panel weighs in.

PGA Tour records no positive tests for 2nd week

June 17, 2020 - 1:18pm
For the second straight week, no positive coronavirus tests were recorded by the PGA Tour, which holds its second event since a 13-week shutdown at the RBC Heritage starting Thursday.

Sources: WWE resumes Raw and NXT tapings

June 17, 2020 - 1:18pm
After an announcement that a developmental talent had tested positive for the coronavirus and cancellation of Tuesday's scheduled tapings, WWE has resumed tapings for Raw and NXT at the WWE Performance Center on Wednesday, sources confirmed to ESPN.

UNLV removes Hey Reb!, eyes mascot changes

June 17, 2020 - 1:18pm
UNLV officials removed the Hey Reb! statue from campus Tuesday night, and UNLV president Marta Meana says changes could be coming to the university's mascot in the wake of social justice protests around the country.

MLB players said tell us 'when and where' to return. So tell them, Commissioner

June 17, 2020 - 1:18pm
It's up to you, Rob Manfred. Save the MLB season from "disaster" now.

Are Premier League players ready for the most grueling season ever?

June 17, 2020 - 1:18pm
Congested fixture lists, few breaks and international football to boot? Thanks to COVID-19, 2020-21 will be the most grueling football season ever.

Just how dire is MLB's ongoing money fight?

June 17, 2020 - 1:18pm
Could the commissioner really force a season? We answer 20 burning questions.

Players kneel as Premier League resumes play

June 17, 2020 - 12:23pm

U.S. sprinter Coleman banned for missed tests

June 17, 2020 - 11:30am
Christian Coleman, the reigning world champion in the 100-meter dash, was suspended Wednesday by the Athletics Integrity Unit for missing drug tests.

Coppa Italia final preview: Can Napoli stun Ronaldo, Juventus again?

June 17, 2020 - 11:30am
Wednesday sees the culmination of the Coppa Italia as Juventus and Napoli square off. We break down the game and predict misery for Ronaldo.

Bucks' Korver seeks change more than NBA title

June 17, 2020 - 11:30am
Kyle Korver says he is "going to follow the lead of my black brothers and teammates."

Formula E schedules six races in nine days to finish season

June 17, 2020 - 9:30am
The all-electric Formula E series will hold six races in nine days at Berlin's former Tempelhof airport in order to finish a season interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Wednesday.