Sports News

Why the SEC is the biggest story this college baseball season

May 16, 2019 - 6:21pm
Teams from the West are back in contention, but the SEC could threaten record levels for NCAA bids. Here's what you need to know as the postseason approaches.

Power Rankings: Liverpool and Tottenham continue to lead the way

May 16, 2019 - 6:21pm
The Champions League finalists still set the standard, while newly-crowned Premier League champions Manchester City have moved up.

Red-hot Warriors still missing Durant

May 16, 2019 - 4:55pm
The Warriors have looked terrific since Kevin Durant's injury, but can they win the title without him?

Oracle is losing the Warriors, but Oakland will always have Dame

May 16, 2019 - 4:55pm
As a kid, Damian Lillard would roam the arena hallways after Warriors home games. Now he has a chance to close out his Oracle Arena in storybook fashion.

Source: Durant (calf) 'not close' to returning

May 16, 2019 - 4:55pm
Warriors forward Kevin Durant, out with a strained right calf, is "not close" to returning to action, a league source told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.

There's nothing to be learned from the 2019 NHL playoffs

May 16, 2019 - 4:55pm
In a copycat league, here's why the cats shouldn't be copying what they're seeing this spring. Plus, Jersey Fouls, Krueger Time in Buffalo and more.

Meet the 23 members of the USWNT Women's World Cup roster

May 16, 2019 - 4:55pm
Get to know the 23 women representing the United States in the 2019 Women's World Cup.

Tiger had a messy start to the PGA. Here's how it happened

May 16, 2019 - 2:47pm
Maybe there was some rust having taken so much time off since his Masters win. But Tiger struggled Thursday at Bethpage Black and is way back of leader Brooks Koepka.

Wings trade MVP runner-up Cambage to Aces

May 16, 2019 - 2:47pm
The Dallas Wings have traded Liz Cambage to Las Vegas for Moriah Jefferson, Isabelle Harrison and the Aces' first two draft picks in 2020.

It's a test: Blues must focus after blown call

May 16, 2019 - 12:08pm
The Blues are trying to move past the blown call that helped cost them Game 3 and prepare for Game 4 against the Sharks.

Sources: Cardinals' Peterson gets 6-game ban

May 16, 2019 - 12:08pm
Eight-time Pro Bowl CB Patrick Peterson of the Cardinals won't appeal a six-game suspension for violating the NFL's PED policy, sources told ESPN. He will be eligible to return Oct. 20.

Warriors having fun without Durant, but they'll need him

May 16, 2019 - 12:08pm
The Warriors have looked terrific since Kevin Durant's injury, but can they win the title without him?

Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues get handed a loss

May 16, 2019 - 12:08pm
The Sharks go up 2-1 after a wild Game 3 in St. Louis that was marred by an officiating controversy.

The Bucks weren't at their best in Game 1, but they proved how hard it is to beat them

May 16, 2019 - 12:08pm
Despite a double-digit deficit in the first half, Milwaukee outlasted Toronto by sticking to what it has done all season.

The best heavyweights are fighting... just not each other, for now

May 16, 2019 - 12:08pm
There are three undefeated big men at the top of the heavyweight division: Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury. They could make for years of big events -- only if they would fight each other.

Canes' Brind'Amour calls for expanded replay

May 16, 2019 - 11:06am
On the heels of yet another officiating controversy in the Stanley Cup playoffs, Hurricanes coach Rod Brind'Amour passionately advocated for expanded video review.

Source: Jets ship Lee to Chiefs after GM shake-up

May 16, 2019 - 11:06am
The Chiefs are sending a sixth-round pick in the 2020 NFL draft to the Jets for linebacker Darron Lee, a league source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Raptors not named Lowry go 0-for-15 in 4th

May 16, 2019 - 9:58am
The Raptors had the lead and seemed poised to steal home-court advantage from the Bucks on Wednesday night, before a fourth-quarter collapse left them with a loss in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Sources: Grizz make it known they'd pick Morant

May 16, 2019 - 9:58am
The Grizzlies have told interested parties at the NBA draft combine that they intend to select Murray State guard Ja Morant with the No. 2 pick in the draft, provided the Pelicans take Zion Williamson at No. 1, sources told ESPN.

Joey Gallo, king of baseball's Three True Outcomes era

May 16, 2019 - 9:58am
Baseball in 2019 is about going deep and drawing walks, even if it means piling up strikeouts -- and nobody exemplifies the boom-or-bust approach better than Gallo.