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DWI charges for Gooden; 2nd arrest in 2 months

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
Former Cy Young Award winner Dwight Gooden has been charged with DWI, his second arrest in two months.

Lowe: How the NBA might respond to Kawhi’s power play

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
Player empowerment is reaching new peaks. How will the league and the players respond?

MLB trade deadline tiers: 31 players who could be dealt

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
With just eight shopping days remaining until the July 31 deadline arrives, these are the players who could be available to help your team make its postseason push.

Why De Ligt chose Juventus: The Italian champions were the best fit for his sky-high ambition

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
De Ligt has a drive and determination not found in many 19-year-olds. His "super agent" could see it too. In the end, only one club made sense.

'Rebuild' accelerated: Are the Rangers ready to contend now?

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
New York's turnaround seemed to go much faster than expected. How high have the expectations risen for 2019-20?

Barnwell's NFL fact check: Don't be surprised if these seven things happen

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
Expect Amari Cooper to regress. Same with the Bears' turnover-happy defense. Here's why you should never make assumptions in the NFL.

2019 MLB trade deadline rumors, news, analysis and trade tracker

July 23, 2019 - 8:47pm
Here's the latest intel we're hearing, key names to watch, reaction to completed deals and shopping lists for every team as July 31 approaches.

Cowboys to cut Hurns, save $5M against cap

July 23, 2019 - 2:19pm
Allen Hurns, who suffered a gruesome ankle injury in Dallas' wild-card win in January, confirmed he will be released just days before the start of camp. "Just wished they did this earlier," he told NFL Network.

Sanchez retires, will be ESPN college analyst

July 23, 2019 - 2:19pm
Mark Sanchez is retiring from the NFL after 10 seasons to join ESPN as a college football analyst. He was the Rose Bowl MVP in 2008, when his Trojans finished No. 3 in the country.

Contender Series hopeful Jordan Williams has a fight every day

July 23, 2019 - 2:18pm
Jordan Williams, who trains in MMA while managing his Type 1 diabetes, competes on Tuesday night in Dana White's Contender Series with a spot in the UFC on the line.

What to watch for at PFL 5

July 23, 2019 - 2:18pm
Defending champions Natan Schulte and Lance Palmer look to continue their runs to a repeat, but first they and the lightweight and featherweight divisions vie for playoff spots at PFL 5.

Beards, bunnies and Airbnb: What it's REALLY like to get traded

July 23, 2019 - 2:18pm
From players and their families to travel directors, real estate agents and clubhouse attendants, here's how trade deadline swaps actually affect people's lives -- both on and off the field.

Flamengo eye Liverpool rematch, but first must win the Copa Libertadores

July 23, 2019 - 2:18pm
Flamengo's 1981 Intercontinental Cup win vs. Liverpool is their highest moment. Winning the 2019 Copa would offer them a chance to repeat history.

Source: Robo umps continue in Atlantic League

July 23, 2019 - 5:36am
"Robot umpires" will continue for the rest of the season in the Atlantic League, a source told ESPN.

Source: Lions' Slay, Harrison to report to camp

July 23, 2019 - 5:36am
Lions defenders Darius Slay and Damon Harrison will report to training camp after skipping mandatory minicamps in hopes of getting new contracts, a source told ESPN.

Fundamental move: Duncan joins Spurs' staff

July 23, 2019 - 5:36am
"It is only fitting, that after I served loyally for 19 years as Tim Duncan's assistant, that he returns the favor," Gregg Popovich said in a statement.

Castellanos calls Comerica's center field 'a joke'

July 23, 2019 - 5:36am
Nicholas Castellanos took issue with Comerica Park's massive center field after hitting a walk-off homer to snap a six-game losing streak on Sunday.

Astros rookie Alvarez sets record with 35th RBI

July 23, 2019 - 5:36am
Houston rookie slugger Yordan Alvarez became the first player to reach the 35-RBI mark in 30 games.

Skaggs remembered, praised at memorial service

July 23, 2019 - 5:36am
Andrew Heaney urged those at a private memorial service to remember a gift that fallen Angels teammate Tyler Skaggs gave to them. "Think of a story or even an image that reminds you of all the good times you had with Ty," he said.