Sports News

'I love it here, but it's still a business': Mookie Betts' future looms large in Boston

September 19, 2019 - 4:11pm
Boston's title defense is over and its front office is in flux. And with their biggest star approaching his walk year, the Red Sox have a ton of work to do this winter and beyond.

Elena Delle Donne's MVP-caliber season on display in WNBA playoffs

September 19, 2019 - 4:11pm
There has never been less suspense for the WNBA MVP. But Washington's Elena Delle Donne continues to make her case in the playoffs.

Who's next? After hinting at news, UFC's Jon Jones keeps us guessing

September 19, 2019 - 4:11pm
Will it be a trilogy fight vs. Daniel Cormier? Champ vs. champ against Stipe Miocic? ESPN's MMA panel discusses the possibilities.

Playoff picture: LAFC slipping? SKC have any hope?

September 19, 2019 - 4:11pm
With Decision Day looming, the MLS playoff picture is coming into focus. So who's postseason bound and whose season is already over?

Sheff Utd owner: I'd do business with Bin Ladens

September 19, 2019 - 4:11pm
Sheffield United's owner says he would be happy to do business with the family of Osama bin Laden, insisting it "is not a disgraced name."

Singapore GP diary: 'Unhealthy' haze hangs over Singapore, then disappears

September 19, 2019 - 4:11pm
The Formula One paddock is a busy place that hosts a lot of serious business over a race weekend, but here we try to bring you some of the news stories you might otherwise miss ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix.

Source: Dolphins make switch to Rosen at QB

September 19, 2019 - 1:39pm
The Miami Dolphins are making the switch to Josh Rosen at quarterback, a source told ESPN's Cameron Wolfe.

Rivera walks out on reporters over Cam queries

September 19, 2019 - 1:39pm
Panthers coach Ron Rivera ended his news conference early Thursday after reporters kept asking him questions about quarterback Cam Newton's status.

Braves' Acuna third 21-year-old with 40 homers

September 19, 2019 - 1:39pm
Ronald Acuna Jr. of the Atlanta Braves has become only the third player in baseball history to hit 40 homers in a season while 21 years old or younger.

Source: Ramsey expects trade in next 10 days

September 19, 2019 - 1:39pm
Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey, who has requested a trade, doesn't expect to be a member of the team by next Sunday, a source tells ESPN's Josina Anderson.

Cardinals-Cubs with a division title on the line: Breaking down the high-stakes showdown

September 19, 2019 - 1:39pm
It doesn't get much better than two of baseball's bitter rivals squaring off with a playoff spot up for grabs. We look at the matchup from both sides.

German on leave under domestic violence policy

September 19, 2019 - 10:54am
Yankees pitcher Domingo German, who is 18-4 with a 4.03 ERA and 153 strikeouts for the AL East-leading Yankees this season, has been put on administrative leave under the MLB-MLBPA domestic violence policy.

Nike: Antonio Brown no longer a representative

September 19, 2019 - 10:54am
A Nike spokesperson says Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is no longer representing the company.

Elway calls out OT Bolles for holding penalties

September 19, 2019 - 10:54am
His Broncos teammates and even his boss have had it with grabby left tackle Garett Bolles, who suggested officials are unfairly targeting him for holding infractions.

Jets' Adams calls NFL 'a damn joke' for fining him

September 19, 2019 - 10:54am
Jets safety Jamal Adams, fined $21,506 for a roughing the passer penalty against Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, blasted the NFL in a tweet Wednesday night.

Free Taco: Cowboys cut former first-rounder

September 19, 2019 - 10:54am
Defensive end Taco Charlton, one of the rare first-round draft busts by the Cowboys over the past decade, has been cut by the team after making just 46 total tackles and four sacks in 27 games.

Antonio Brown loses his deal with Nike

September 19, 2019 - 9:43am
A Nike spokesperson says Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown is no longer representing the company.

U.S. keeps No. 1 spot in FIBA rankings after loss

September 19, 2019 - 9:43am
USA Basketball, which has held the top spot in the FIBA world rankings since winning the 2010 world championship, is still No. 1, followed by Spain, Australia, Argentina and France.

Cole 18th in MLB history with 300 K's in season

September 19, 2019 - 9:43am
Astros right-hander Gerrit Cole struck out Shin-Soo Choo in the sixth inning Wednesday night for his 300th strikeout of the season. He's the 18th major leaguer since 1900 to strike out at least 300 in a season.

Fantasy football Week 3 rankings

September 19, 2019 - 9:43am
Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell, Stephania Bell and Tristan H. Cockcroft for Week 3.