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Predicting the next teams for KD, Kawhi and other top free agents

June 26, 2019 - 6:59pm
We polled the experts on the ESPN Forecast panel for their votes on the next teams for star players.

On pace for 110 wins, is this finally the Dodgers' year?

June 26, 2019 - 6:59pm
The record is elite at the halfway mark, but the questions will remain until October. Just how good is this L.A. team after consecutive World Series appearances?

Goodbye, Wimbledon marathon matches. Hello ... something better?

June 26, 2019 - 6:59pm
Wimbledon's decision to go to a tiebreaker at 12-all in the final set is a step in the right direction, but does it go far enough? And which Grand Slam does it best?

The NFL's 20 biggest outlier contracts, and why a fullback reigns again

June 26, 2019 - 6:59pm
These are the deals -- adjusted for position -- that most exceed market value. And a 49er is back on top for the third straight year.

U.S. selection headaches for Berhalter

June 26, 2019 - 4:14pm
With the USMNT's spot in the quarterfinals assured, Wednesday's group finale against Panama will be trickier than usual for Gregg Berhalter.

Quarterfinals preview: Predictions, key players and what to watch for

June 26, 2019 - 4:11pm
We are down to the final eight teams in the Copa America. Here is the lowdown on each of the four quarterfinal clashes (wall live on ESPN+).

Vandy, Michigan and the mind games of Omaha's decisive Game 3

June 26, 2019 - 2:56pm
Both coaches are trying to keep their teams on the same routines they used to reach the College World Series. All that's at stake is a championship.

MLS Power Rankings: Rooney and DC drop, as Timbers make move

June 26, 2019 - 2:56pm
It wasn't a full schedule, but there were enough games to cause waves in the MLS Power Rankings this week -- with the Timbers the pick of the bunch.

UFC's Green faces DUI manslaughter charges

June 26, 2019 - 1:18pm
UFC fighter Desmond Green was arrested Tuesday and is facing four DUI manslaughter charges in connection to a five-vehicle crash that occurred in South Florida last August.

Panthers goalie Luongo retires after 19 seasons

June 26, 2019 - 1:18pm
Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo is retiring after 19 seasons in the league.

Why the U.S., France are largely responsible for each other's success

June 26, 2019 - 9:54am
Beyond emerging as rivals, the U.S. and France have found professional advancement from each other.

Vandy's Rocker fans 11 to force CWS Game 3

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
Vanderbilt freshman Kumar Rocker allowed three hits in 6⅓ innings against Michigan to force a winner-take-all Game 3 in the College World Series.

Machado's Baltimore return brings cheers, big HR

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
Padres star Manny Machado admitted Tuesday to feeling "a little more nervous" as he returned to Camden Yards for the first time since being traded last July. It didn't show on the field, though, as he hit his 17th homer of the season in the third inning.

Sources: Rockets eyeing sign-and-trade for Butler

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
The Rockets hope to recruit Jimmy Butler to push the 76ers for a sign-and-trade deal that would allow the All-Star forward to join Houston.

Yankees homer in MLB-record 28th straight game

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
DJ LeMahieu left no doubt that the record would be broken on Tuesday, homering in the Yankees' first at-bat of the game.

Oklahoma State hires brother of No. 2 prospect

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
Oklahoma State's newest assistant coach is the older brother of No. 2-ranked rising senior Cade Cunningham.

Women's World Cup shows VAR still has room for improvement

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
VAR was implemented into the Women's World Cup with the best of intentions, but it has instead taken the focus away from the players' performances.

Lowe: Kyrie or D'Angelo? How Brooklyn might handle a difficult decision

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
If Kyrie Irving wants to play for the Nets, what should they do?

Real or Not? Surprise star of Yankees' HR streak a stealth MVP candidate

June 26, 2019 - 8:27am
New York's record run of homering in 28 straight games wasn't achieved by its stars, but DJ LeMahieu has been more than an unexpected power source.