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Week 1 fantasy preview

February 2, 2018 - 6:56am
Still having trouble settling on your Fantasy Rugby XV? ESPN's here to help you get off to a flying start.

Is Penguins-Capitals still the NHL's biggest rivalry?

February 2, 2018 - 6:53am
It's compelling theater whenever Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin face off, but have their bouts become a one-sided feud? Meanwhile, Chicago-Nashville is smoldering and there's bad blood between the New York teams again.

Brian Cashman's greatest hits -- and misses -- in 20 years as Yankees GM

February 2, 2018 - 6:53am
In honor of his two decades in the Bronx, we look back at some of the best and worst moves of the Cashman era.

Life lessons from Cashman: How to succeed in the Bronx

February 2, 2018 - 6:51am
What sort of self-help-book wisdom could the Yankees' GM provide after two decades working for the game's premier franchise?

Will Ray Lewis, Randy Moss become first-ballot Hall of Famers?

February 2, 2018 - 6:43am
Among the 15 modern-era finalists are some of the most dominant players in NFL history, including two in their first year of eligibility.

Cavs' Love to avoid surgery, will miss 8 weeks

February 2, 2018 - 6:37am
The Cavs' Kevin Love will not have surgery for the non-displaced fracture in the fifth metacarpal of his left hand and will instead rehab the injury and miss eight weeks.

Whom we'd vote into the Hall of Fame: 45 NFL analysts pick their Class of 2018

February 2, 2018 - 6:28am
We polled reporters, editors and former players on which modern-era finalists would make their ballots. Who got the most first-place votes? Where's Terrell Owens?

Westbrook shoves fan on court after OKC loss

February 2, 2018 - 12:15am
Russell Westbrook said it was "totally unacceptable" for a fan to walk onto the court Thursday night, moments after the Nuggets' buzzer-beating victory over the Thunder in Denver.

Golden Knights set expansion team win mark

February 1, 2018 - 11:40pm
David Perron scored 3:57 into overtime to lead Vegas past the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday night for the Golden Knights' 34th victory, the most by an NHL expansion team in its debut season.

UConn crushes South Carolina in top-10 matchup

February 1, 2018 - 11:17pm
On paper, it was perennial power versus defending champ. But for as solid as UConn played on the road Thursday, the Huskies' 83-58 rout of South Carolina looked more like just another conference blowout for the nation's top-ranked team.

Except for forgetting jersey, Griffin debut stellar

February 1, 2018 - 10:32pm
Blake Griffin showed Detroit fans what he can do in his Pistons debut, and new teammate Andre Drummond says it's going to be fun to watch him do his thing.

Former TCU WR suing coach Patterson, school

February 1, 2018 - 9:30pm
Former TCU wide receiver Kolby Listenbee filed a lawsuit Wednesday against TCU coach Gary Patterson, several university employees and the university itself, accusing them of pressuring him to play through an injury.

Even by Villanova's lofty standards, the Wildcats' offense is a force to reckon with

February 1, 2018 - 8:07pm
The No. 1 Wildcats are on target to be the best-scoring offense that coach Jay Wright has had yet.

Ole Miss transfers: We were misled about probe

February 1, 2018 - 7:51pm
Six former Ole Miss players who are seeking immediate eligibility at their new schools said they were misled about an NCAA investigation that ultimately penalized the football program from bowl games for consecutive seasons.

Every team's post-All-Star break risers and fallers

February 1, 2018 - 7:24pm
Who is trending up coming out of the All-Star break? Who is on the decline? Victoria Matiash identifies risers and fallers for all 31 NHL teams and evaluates the fantasy spin.

Belichick takes in Bucks-Timberwolves game

February 1, 2018 - 6:57pm
New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is attending Thursday night's game between the Milwaukee Bucks and Minnesota Timberwolves, as he takes a break from the buildup to Super Bowl LII on Sunday.

PUP stay may decide Bridgewater free agency

February 1, 2018 - 5:32pm
Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's six-week stay on the physically unable to perform list to start the 2017 season could decide whether he's under contract with the Minnesota Vikings or a free agent next season.