Sports News

QBs and steakhouse waiters are seeing a lot of the Notre Dame D-line these days

November 12, 2018 - 6:25am
No Irish position group has had a more impactful turnaround than the defensive line this season, and it all started at burger night at a local steakhouse.

How John Isner finally made the transition to an elite player

November 12, 2018 - 6:20am
Some players are good, some are lucky. John Isner is both, and that could pay off at the ATP World Tour Finals.

Is Eli Manning facing his final stand with Giants?

November 12, 2018 - 5:52am
The veteran quarterback will start Monday night in San Francisco, but if he continues to struggle the future is unclear.

Five teams make their case for the No. 1 pick

November 12, 2018 - 5:51am
We've just passed midseason, but teams such as the Giants and 49ers should be gearing up to find the prospects to rebuild their squads.

Woj: How Tom Thibodeau gambled everything on Butler -- and lost

November 12, 2018 - 5:36am
As the Wolves sort through what's left after one of the most embarrassing episodes in franchise history, another major move could be on the horizon in Minnesota.

Will two-way performance give Ohtani edge over Yankees' AL ROY finalists?

November 12, 2018 - 5:30am
Gleyber Torres and Miguel Andujar put up strong numbers in 2018, but despite being limited due to injury, Shohei Ohtani managed to impress as a pitcher and a hitter.

Vettel's poor Brazilian GP down to sensor problem

November 12, 2018 - 4:14am
A sensor problem which impacted the handling of his Ferrari was the cause of Sebastian Vettel's difficult race at the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Raiders' Davis on 1-8 start: 'Buck stops with me'

November 12, 2018 - 1:15am
In a wide-ranging interview with ESPN after a 20-6 loss to the Chargers on Sunday, Raiders owner Mark Davis accepted blame for the team's poor season.

Izzo blasts 'stoppage of action,' blames NCAA

November 12, 2018 - 12:16am
Tom Izzo has already had it with how college basketball is being officiated this season. And he doesn't blame the referees. "The poor officials are mandated," Izzo said. "... But the stoppage of action in that game made it the most boring game."

Silver supports NBA players' message of 'Enough'

November 11, 2018 - 11:49pm
NBA commissioner Adam Silver, in attendance for Sunday's Lakers-Hawks game at Staples Center, said he supported "our players' desire to speak out on issues that are important to them and important to society."

Bucks' Lopez ties 3-point best for 7-footers with 8

November 11, 2018 - 9:58pm
Brook Lopez made a career-high eight 3-pointers, tying the most in a game by a 7-footer in NBA history, and had 28 points to help the Bucks snap an eight-game skid in Denver.

Week 10 playoff picture: Steelers jump to 2 seed in AFC

November 11, 2018 - 8:54pm
If the regular season ended right now, here's how the top six would look in each conference. Plus, a potential division-clinching scenario.

Rams WR Kupp suffers serious knee injury in win

November 11, 2018 - 8:53pm
Rams receiver Cooper Kupp suffered a knee injury in Sunday's win over the Seahawks, and coach Sean McVay wasn't optimistic after the game. "I don't think it's good," McVay said.

Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott help save Cowboys' season, for now

November 11, 2018 - 8:52pm
Elliott was able to gain 151 yards against an elite run defense as the Cowboys notched their first road win and kept their slim playoff hopes alive.

Ky. Busch wins, joins Harvick, Truex Jr. in final

November 11, 2018 - 8:34pm
Kyle Busch won for the eighth time this season and set up a showdown with Kevin Harvick for NASCAR's championship. The two were the most dominant drivers this season and will race next week for the title against Martin Truex Jr. and Joey Logano.

O/U for Chiefs-Rams highest since at least 1986

November 11, 2018 - 7:01pm
The SuperBook at Westgate Las Vegas on Sunday opened the Chiefs-Rams over/under at 64, which, if it holds, would be the highest since at least 1986, according to ESPN Stats & Information research.

Ezekiel Elliott hurdles Eagles defender

November 11, 2018 - 6:55pm
The former high school hurdles champ once again used his track skills on the football field to leap over an Eagles defender.

Goff happy actress heard 'Halle Berry' playcall

November 11, 2018 - 6:40pm
Rams quarterback Jared Goff hoped when Sean McVay relayed the "Halle Berry" playcall that the stadium would be quiet enough for the actress to hear it on TV. Mission accomplished.

Why saying no is paying off for Marcus Mariota

November 11, 2018 - 6:04pm
The Titans' offense is humming, thanks to the Mariota's growing assertiveness, just in time to make a playoff push.

Kyle Busch gains momentum as championship field lacks surprises

November 11, 2018 - 5:51pm
Kyle Busch, who won for the eighth time this season on Sunday, will join Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr. and Joey Logano in Miami with the Cup championship on the line.