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Should Nate Diaz fight Jorge Masvidal or Conor McGregor next?

August 22, 2019 - 3:51pm
Nate Diaz's next fight will be a big one and there are two potential opponents who make sense. Which direction will he go?

Is the new FedEx Cup scoring format good, bad or just different? We're about to find out

August 22, 2019 - 3:51pm
The FedEx Cup ends with the Tour Championship, a staggered scoring start and one winner. Now we'll find out if the change was worth it.

Minnesota's Opara eager to show former club SKC what it's missing in MLS Rivalry Week

August 22, 2019 - 3:51pm
Ike Opara became the odd man out in Sporting KC's defense, but he has galvanized a reborn Minnesota United -- and is turning heads while doing it.

NYCFC seeks revenge in Hudson River Derby; Seattle-Portland play for Cascadia Cup

August 22, 2019 - 3:41pm
MLS Rivalry Week is here and are there ever some spicy matchups on the docket. Here's Arch Bell's W2W4 starting with NYCFC vs. New York Red Bulls.

Pirates waive C Cervelli after he asks for release

August 22, 2019 - 1:43pm
The Pirates released veteran catcher Francisco Cervelli, who has played only 34 games this season after a concussion in May. He's hoping to catch on with a contender.

Serena, Sharapova to meet in US Open 1st round

August 22, 2019 - 1:43pm
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova will finally meet at the US Open, as they were scheduled for an opening-round matchup when the draws were conducted Thursday for the final major of the year.

The all-time All-ACC college football team

August 22, 2019 - 1:43pm
As the ACC Network launches (tonight, 7 p.m. ET), we present the best players in ACC football history since the league's inception in 1953.

Walker lifts Team USA past Aussies in warm-up

August 22, 2019 - 1:43pm
Team USA beat Australia 102-86 in a World Cup warm-up game Thursday, lead by Kemba Walker's 23 points and Myles Turner's 15.

What to watch on ACC Network

August 22, 2019 - 1:43pm
ACC Network launches Thursday with approximately 450 live contests set to air annually. Here's your guide to make sure you catch all the biggest events this fall and beyond.

Really, the Cubs' bullpen could (should?) be a strength down the stretch

August 22, 2019 - 1:43pm
After adding some new arms and shuffling the roles, Chicago's biggest problem area could soon be trending in the right direction.

Reports: U.S. sprinter Coleman may face ban

August 22, 2019 - 11:12am
Gold-medal sprint contender Christian Coleman has missed three drug tests, which could put his Olympic prospects in jeopardy, according to multiple reports.

Four top-four finishes later, Koepka's Body shoot seems just fine

August 22, 2019 - 11:12am
Brooks Koepka caught plenty of flak for posing for ESPN's Body Issue, and possibly compromising his chances in the Players in the process. But after another major win and three close calls this year, Koepka's priorities are clear.

Cardinals reach deal with Crabtree, release White

August 22, 2019 - 8:41am
The Cardinals agreed to terms with veteran receiver Michael Crabtree on Wednesday and also released former Bears first-rounder Kevin White.

Cubs blow 2 leads, rally for 'season-defining win'

August 22, 2019 - 6:51am
Kris Bryant hit a go-ahead, two-run home run in the eighth inning, and the Cubs rallied to beat the Giants 12-11 on Wednesday in a wild affair at Wrigley Field.

Astros stunned in historic upset at sportsbooks

August 22, 2019 - 6:51am
Despite closing as +435 underdogs at Caesars Sportsbook and managing only two hits off Justin Verlander, the Tigers pulled off the largest upset in the majors over the past 15 years.

Jets' Bell: 'Need' teammates to hit me in practice

August 22, 2019 - 6:51am
Jets running back Le'Veon Bell, who is being held out of preseason games as a precaution, wants to get his body acclimated to contact before Week 1 and is asking his teammates to tackle him in practice.

Pac-12 decides against 9 a.m. kickoffs this year

August 22, 2019 - 6:51am
After preliminary discussions about potential 9 a.m. PT kickoffs, the Pac-12 has decided not to move forward with the plan this season but could revisit the idea in the future.

Meet Lando Norris: The F1 rookie leading the esports generation

August 22, 2019 - 6:51am
F1 rookie Lando Norris credits esports racing as a benefit to his increasingly successful career, and thinks it is the key to growing the sport.

Kovalev fights Yarde on Saturday -- is Canelo next?

August 22, 2019 - 6:51am
A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Anthony Yarde on Saturday could lead Sergey Kovalev to a fight with Canelo Alvarez and the hefty payday that comes with it.

Why Mason Fine is the best QB you don't know

August 22, 2019 - 5:16am
Too short? Don't tell that to North Texas' 5-11 star, who is back and looking for a breakout season.