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Game winners, old-man dunks and a bat: 20 defining Manu moments

August 27, 2018 - 11:28am
As Manu Ginobili calls it a career after 16 years with the Spurs, we look back at the 20 most memorable moments No. 20 gave the basketball world.

76ers: 'We aren't going to compromise' on GM

August 27, 2018 - 11:21am
Josh Harris, managing partner for the Philadelphia 76ers, told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that while the general manager search is expanding, the team may decide to keep its interim structure for the coming season, saying, "We aren't going to compromise."

New format spices up Fortnite Summer Skirmish

August 27, 2018 - 11:20am
After seven weeks of experimentation, it's clear that the best format for Fortnite: The Esport might not involve winning Fortnite: The Game.

Ginobili announces retirement after 16 seasons

August 27, 2018 - 11:12am
Manu Ginobili announced his retirement from basketball Monday after 16 seasons with the San Antonio Spurs.

Saban: No decision on Hurts, Tagovailoa as QB

August 27, 2018 - 10:36am
While Alabama coach Nick Saban released the Crimson Tide's first official depth chart Monday, he did not say whether Jalen Hurts or Tua Tagovailoa will be the starting quarterback, or even if both would play.

OSU's Day: 'Whirlwind' taking over for Meyer

August 27, 2018 - 10:19am
Ryan Day said it's been a "whirlwind" since he took over for suspended coach Urban Meyer, but he's getting used to it and the team is getting stronger.

The International in Vancouver had a different vibe

August 27, 2018 - 8:50am
While Key Arena in Seattle is undergoing renovations, The International 2018 was held at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, and the scene in and around the venue felt a little off until the final day.

Jaguars WR Lee to have knee surgery, go on IR

August 27, 2018 - 8:48am
Jacksonville coach Doug Marrone said Monday that wide receiver Marqise Lee is done for the season with a knee injury.

Activity pays off for 'Sniper' Pedraza

August 27, 2018 - 7:52am
Jose Pedraza is a perfect example of what activity can do for a fighter. In his third fight this year, Pedraza won the WBO lightweight world title and is in position for a huge fight and a career-high payday against fellow titleholder Vasiliy Lomachenko.

Watt foundation: $41.6M in relief a world record

August 27, 2018 - 7:38am
J.J. Watt's foundation announced that the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund raised $41.6 million, making it the largest crowd-sourced fundraiser in history.

Why Auburn and Ohio State will decide the playoff

August 27, 2018 - 6:46am
Auburn and Ohio State combine to play in six of the seven most important games of the season, according to ESPN's Playoff Predictor.

Power 5 predictions: Hot seats, hot teams and more

August 27, 2018 - 6:45am
Mark Schlabach makes his predictions and picks for the best players, champions and hot seat coaches in each Power 5 conference.

Cancer, a torn ACL, a torn Achilles. Can Eric Berry come back one more time?

August 27, 2018 - 6:37am
Three-time All Pro Eric Berry is making the third comeback of his eight-year NFL career, but an Achilles injury is "a walk in the park" comparatively.

QB Francois regains starting job for Florida State

August 27, 2018 - 6:33am
Deondre Francois has been chosen as Florida State's starting quarterback for the season opener against Virginia Tech, coach Willie Taggart announced Monday.

Arsenal, Emery have to deal with Ozil mess

August 27, 2018 - 6:22am
Unai Emery's first Premier League win at Arsenal was overshadowed by rumours about Mesut Ozil. The club needs to handle this better.

Which team could break into MLB's top trio?

August 27, 2018 - 5:47am
The Diamondbacks and A's keep gaining ground on the established superteams, while the Indians could be primed for a torrid stretch run.

Big drop in helmet flags in preseason Week 3

August 27, 2018 - 5:40am
Flags for the NFL's controversial helmet rule dropped significantly in Week 3 of the preseason, the first set of games after the league issued a narrow clarification of its intent.

Ranking the NFL's 100 best players from 1 (Rodgers) to 100 (White)

August 27, 2018 - 5:23am
More than 50 ESPN experts voted on who will be the best NFL players this season. Yes, AB, Von and Gronk are ranked high. But two GOATs lead the way.

Brady again halts interview over Guerrero talk

August 27, 2018 - 5:23am
Patriots quarterback Tom Brady abruptly ended his weekly interview on sports radio WEEI on Monday morning, saying twice that he didn't want to get into the topic of his personal trainer, Alex Guerrero, once again traveling with the team to road games.

Voit an unexpected spark to Yankees' surge

August 26, 2018 - 11:43pm
The Bronx Bombers are making a race of the AL East after all, and newcomer Luke Voit -- really -- is one of the reasons why.