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JR Smith to pay fan $600 for tossing cellphone

October 4, 2018 - 8:52am
JR Smith will $600 in restitution to a fan after he threw the fan's cellphone into a construction site in July.

Liverpool vs. Man City: What you need to know

October 4, 2018 - 8:28am
The biggest game of the Premier League season so far sees title contenders Liverpool and Man City face off at Anfield. Here's all you need to know.

The McGregor bus attack, in the words of those who were there

October 4, 2018 - 8:01am
Conor McGregor attacked a bus and Khabib Nurmagomedov was on the bus, but they weren't the only ones who lived through the most notorious drama in the annals of the UFC. Here's how it went down.

Immovable Jaguars D braced for Chiefs' unstoppable offense

October 4, 2018 - 7:37am
The Chiefs have lit up the NFL with their speed and creativity, but the Jaguars have shown they have the talent and swagger to contain Kansas City.

Move over Rams, Ravens are the NFL's most complete team

October 4, 2018 - 7:37am
The Ravens, at 3-1, rank in the top 10 in the NFL in offense, defense and special teams, showing more balance than even in their Super Bowl years.

Cam Newton, Torrey Smith support Eric Reid: 'We got a steal'

October 4, 2018 - 7:37am
The veteran leaders are confident that the Panthers' newest free safety will be good for the team and won't be the "distraction" that worried others.

Fans can bet during race at Dover, but is that a good thing?

October 4, 2018 - 6:42am
Dover International Speedway will have one kiosk where fans can bet on various sports during the race, but NASCAR has stayed mum on the issue.

Roundtable: Can the Caps repeat as Stanley Cup champions?

October 4, 2018 - 6:42am
Our panel breaks down the Caps' chances, the team's most important player this season, and makes bold predictions for one year from now.

'It was a bad idea': Seminole Rap, 30 years later

October 4, 2018 - 6:27am
From Deion Sanders' star power to Odell Haggins' struggles, inside the song that started a new era for Florida State ... and infuriated Miami.

5-on-5: Lakers' best lineups and big preseason questions

October 4, 2018 - 6:07am
Our NBA experts answer the big questions as the season approaches.

Colts have been looking for their identity since 2014 season

October 4, 2018 - 5:43am
An ill-fated 2015 gamble to sign aging stars for a Super Bowl push backfired, but insiders say GM Chris Ballard has Indianapolis back on track.

The Patriots-Colts 'rivalry' in their words: From Deflategate to now

October 4, 2018 - 5:43am
As the Patriots and Colts prepare for their first matchup in New England since Deflategate, those who have lived it discuss the state of the rivalry.

Devante Smith-Pelly has his sights set on changing his sport

October 4, 2018 - 5:39am
"I understand why they have to ask me these things." A Caps playoff hero knows he belongs.

Inside the Lakers' plan to push the pace with LeBron

October 4, 2018 - 5:29am
LeBron James turns 34 in December, but he's ready to run with the Lakers after years of slowing it down.

Openers? Bullpenning? It's not nearly as new as you think

October 4, 2018 - 5:24am
The weird thing the A's did with wild-card game "opener" Liam Hendriks -- and what the Brewers plan to do Thursday -- actually isn't that weird.

ESPN reporters pick Week 6's biggest games

October 4, 2018 - 5:21am
Can No. 19 Texas upend No. 7 OU in the Red River Showdown? Will No. 13 Kentucky continue its climb with a win against Texas A&M?

Unexpected heights: Track the QB's path to 71,941 yards

October 4, 2018 - 5:07am
The Saints QB is 201 yards away from breaking Peyton Manning's record for the most passing yards in NFL history.

Three wild alternate Drew Brees timelines, and how NFL changed

October 4, 2018 - 5:07am
The future Hall of Famer's career could have gone differently if he had never gotten injured in San Diego. Or if he had signed with Miami. Let's change history.

Ronaldo left out of Portugal's upcoming games

October 4, 2018 - 4:44am
Cristiano Ronaldo again was left out of the Portugal squad on Thursday, this time for upcoming games against Poland and Scotland.

Sources: Edelman to debut, trained at Celtics

October 4, 2018 - 3:27am
Patriots WR Julian Edelman will make his 2018 debut vs. the Colts on Thursday, and he spent time working out at the Celtics' new training facility while he was suspended, sources said.