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Seattle moves to top of Power Rankings; SKC tumbles

March 21, 2019 - 10:28am
The Seattle Sounders are the last remaining perfect team in MLS after three weeks of action, and they top this week's edition of Power Rankings.

Are UConn and Louisville on a collision course in Albany?

March 21, 2019 - 10:28am
UConn and Louisville could be on course for a rematch in the Elite Eight. All four top seeds in Albany are favored to reach the regional semifinals.

Fantasy baseball rankings, sleepers, mock draft recaps and more for 2019

March 21, 2019 - 10:28am
Get everything you need to prepare for your fantasy baseball drafts here, including rankings and analysis from ESPN's team of experts.

Woman accuses Cal players, staff of harassment

March 21, 2019 - 9:07am
The University of California's athletic department has referred allegations of sexual harassment to its Office for the Prevention of Harassment and Discrimination, the school said in a statement Wednesday.

'We got some true talent in the starting lineup': Philly's five reasons to believe

March 21, 2019 - 9:07am
Wednesday's win over the Celtics showed how dangerous the 76ers' starting lineup will be in the postseason.

Trout elated to stay an Angel 'for years to come'

March 21, 2019 - 9:07am
Mike Trout and the Angels announced their 12-year contract, a record deal that keeps baseball's top player with Los Angeles for what likely will be the rest of his career.

Calipari: Plan and desire is to retire at Kentucky

March 21, 2019 - 9:07am
Kentucky coach John Calipari again declared his plan to remain with the Wildcats, this time amid interest from UCLA.

Short on time? Create a smart bracket

March 21, 2019 - 9:07am
With the click of a button, complete a full tournament bracket using ESPN’s basketball power index. You can still adjust with your own predictions if you’d like.

Photos: The journey to Abu Dhabi for one Special Olympics powerlifter

March 21, 2019 - 9:07am
When Sylvester Vermillion started powerlifting five years ago, he discovered that he was stronger than he thought he was -- and at the Special Olympics World Games, he's going to show the world that strength.

Source: Ichiro retiring after Thursday's game

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
Ichiro Suzuki told the Seattle Mariners he will retire after Thursday's game, sources confirmed to ESPN. Kyodo News first reported the story.

Harden drops second 50-point game vs. Grizzlies

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
James Harden scored 57 points, but the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted Houston 126-125 in overtime Wednesday night, handing the Rockets only their second loss in the last 14 games.

Why Stephen Thompson's striking could prove too much for Anthony Pettis

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
The accuracy of Stephen Thompson should be a concern on Saturday for Anthony Pettis, who has absorbed more significant blows than he has landed on a per-minute basis in his career.

Creating the 'unguardable': Giannis working on 3-point range

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
He has dominated in the 3-point era without a consistent shot from distance, but Giannis Antetokounmpo is working on finding his range and a degree of invincibility.

Tens of millions at stake in All-NBA sprint to the finish

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
NBA All-Stars battle it out for All-NBA with big bucks on the line.

Worst all-time NCAA tournament bad beats by round

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
Which NCAA tournament bad beats hurt bettors the most over the years? We recap the most brutal by round, including Memphis' collapse in the 2008 title game.

Notable March Madness bets from U.S. sportsbooks

March 21, 2019 - 6:17am
Duke is the overwhelming public favorite to win the tourney at U.S. sportsbooks, but what's the rest of the betting action like? Here's an action report on the notable bets.

Spurs gift retiring Wade jerseys of franchise icons

March 21, 2019 - 3:31am
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich presented Dwyane Wade with the jerseys of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili during Wade's farewell appearance in San Antonio on Wednesday night.

Best of Luck: Healthy offseason for QB should scare Colts' foes

March 21, 2019 - 3:31am
Andrew Luck isn't just satisfied with his return to form; he's excited about what a full offseason of preparation can do for his game.

MLB's David vs. Goliath: Will Daniel Descalso outhit Giancarlo Stanton this year?

March 21, 2019 - 3:31am
Stanton ranks among the game's brightest stars. Descalso is a journeyman. But the Yankee is one of the worst clutch hitters in baseball history -- and the Cub is one of the best.

The NHL draft lottery: Key dates, schedule and how it all works

March 21, 2019 - 3:31am
Are there actual lottery balls? Why is there a lottery to begin with? Is Gritty allowed to represent the Flyers? We answer all the big questions.