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Mbappe injury puts PSG's Champions League hopes in jeopardy

July 26, 2020 - 1:13pm
PSG will be hoping Kylian Mbappe is not ruled out long term, but his injury is just one cause for concern ahead of their Champions League campaign.

Mahomes' mind at ease after seeing safety setup

July 26, 2020 - 8:50am
Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes said the coronavirus safety protocols he has seen at the team's stadium and practice facility have allayed concerns he had about coming back to work.

Jock Jams at 25 -- The untold stories of the soundtrack of sports

July 26, 2020 - 8:50am
On July 25, 1995, the world received an endlessly addictive collection of hip-hop, pop and arena rock music that changed the way we think of stadium anthems forever.

What Champions League qualification would mean to Man United, Chelsea and Leicester

July 26, 2020 - 8:50am
Man United, Chelsea and Leicester are fighting for two UCL spots on Sunday. Mark Ogden analyzes the financial and football implications for each.

Whittaker rebounds, edges Till in UFC main event

July 26, 2020 - 8:50am
Robert Whittaker bounced back from his title defeat in October by edging out Darren Till in a close unanimous decision Saturday in Abu Dhabi.

Dash captain Rachel Daly steers Houston to the NWSL Challenge Cup final

July 26, 2020 - 8:50am
The Dash don't have a rich history, but Houston has found an identity worthy of a team playing for the NWSL championship against Chicago on Sunday.

Giroud continues to prove doubters wrong

July 26, 2020 - 6:30am
We should have known better than to write off Olivier Giroud.

Sources: NBA looks at Williams' actions on leave

July 26, 2020 - 6:29am
Clippers guard Lou Williams is being questioned by NBA security about his actions while on an excused absence from the league's Orlando campus, sources told ESPN.

Sources: Knicks, Thibodeau finalizing 5-year deal

July 26, 2020 - 6:29am
The Knicks and Tom Thibodeau are finalizing a five-year deal to make him the team's new head coach, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Nats: Strasburg nerve issue 'hopefully' day-to-day

July 26, 2020 - 6:28am
Stephen Strasburg was scratched from his scheduled start against the Yankees on Saturday.

Fantasy baseball daily notes: Pitcher and hitter rankings for Saturday's games

July 26, 2020 - 6:28am
Prepare your fantasy baseball lineups confidently with our daily preview, including pitcher projections, hitter matchup ratings and more.

The Tokyo Olympics were set to start July 24; instead, there's zero pomp and many circumstances

July 26, 2020 - 6:28am
Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the world won't be watching the Olympic athletes the next two weeks. Instead, the athletes are watching the world ... and making do.

Sources: NBA probes Williams' leave from bubble

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
Clippers guard Lou Williams is being questioned by NBA security about his actions while on an excused absence from the league's Orlando campus, sources told ESPN.

Women's Basketball HOF to induct David Stern

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
Former NBA commissioner David Stern, who died Jan. 1 at age 77 and was instrumental in launching the WNBA in 1997, will be inducted into the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame next year.

UFC Fight Island: Live results and analysis

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
A middleweight bout with title implications headlines the final card on Fight Island.

Jets eliminate headache, set up future by trading Jamal Adams

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
The Jets got a package from the Seattle Seahawks that includes first-round picks in 2021 and 2022 for the disgruntled safety.

Transfer Talk: Messi makes plea to bring Leeds' Bielsa to Barca

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
Lionel Messi has had it with Barca boss Quique Setien and has asked the club to bring in Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Can this one super-prospect revive the greatest dynasty in sports?

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
Will No. 1 recruit Paige Bueckers be the new star to return UConn women's basketball to its dynastic glory? Perhaps. But if it's up to her, she'll do it with a little help from a friend.

From the archives: The NBA's secret wine society

July 25, 2020 - 5:43pm
In honor of National Wine and Cheese Day, we revisit the inside-the-bottle story of the intense love affair between NBA stars and the gilded grape.