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Source: Cowboys, WR Cobb agree to 1-year deal

March 19, 2019 - 3:05pm
The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a one-year, $5 million deal with veteran wide receiver Randall Cobb, filling a need after losing slot receiver Cole Beasley in free agency.

Heavyweights out: Giannis, LeBron not playing

March 19, 2019 - 1:01pm
Lakers star LeBron James will again be sidelined, returning to the bench with a sore groin as Los Angeles takes on Milwaukee, which will be without Giannis Antetokounmpo (ankle).

Five reasons $430M man Mike Trout can win a World Series with Angels

March 19, 2019 - 1:01pm
The best player of his generation just got the biggest contract in sports history, but is he sacrificing his shot at October glory by staying in Anaheim?

Sports world reacts to Trout's whale of a contract

March 19, 2019 - 1:01pm
From J.J. Watt angling for a similar contract to a fellow MLB player asking for a loan, Trout's huge payday has social media buzzing.

Former Auburn assistant Person pleads guilty

March 19, 2019 - 1:01pm
Former Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person entered a guilty plea to accepting $91,500 in bribes to steer players with NBA potential to a financial adviser.

Sorry, brother: Martellus Bennett won't return

March 19, 2019 - 1:01pm
Martellus Bennett said he is staying retired even though he was tempted by the idea of playing with his brother Michael.

Report: Offer made to drop charges against Kraft

March 19, 2019 - 11:42am
Florida prosecutors have proposed dropping charges of soliciting prostitution against Robert Kraft and others in exchange for the men admitting they would have been proven guilty at trial, according to a report.

Curry's 61-foot 3-pointer longest FG this season

March 19, 2019 - 11:42am
Steph Curry drained a 61-foot 3-pointer, the longest shot anyone in the league has hit all season, to close the first quarter of Monday night's Warriors-Spurs game.

Spreads for every first-round game

March 19, 2019 - 11:42am
Looking to bet on the 2019 NCAA tournament? Here are the lines for every first-round tournament game from the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook.

Antetokounmpo, LeBron ruled out of matchup

March 19, 2019 - 10:17am
Lakers star LeBron James will again be sidelined, returning to the bench with a sore groin as Los Angeles takes on Milwaukee, which will be without Giannis Antetokounmpo (ankle).

Prolific Payton joins short list of NBA greats

March 19, 2019 - 10:17am
Pelicans guard Elfrid Payton joined an illustrious list of NBA greats on Monday by recording a triple-double in his fifth straight game.

The winners (Lady Vols) and losers (Stanford) of this year’s bracket

March 19, 2019 - 10:17am
The ACC has eight teams in the field, including No. 1 seeds Notre Dame and Louisville. Tennessee and Central Michigan are also big winners.

Progress, perspective and Tiger's slow build toward the Masters

March 19, 2019 - 10:17am
So even if Tiger Woods isn't threatening at tournaments so far this year, that doesn't mean he's not positioning himself well for Augusta National.

How Bottas rediscovered himself and why we still don't know a thing about the real Ferrari

March 19, 2019 - 10:17am
The first race of the Formula One season is notorious for offering up more questions than answers, and Sunday's Australian Grand Prix was no exception. We take a look at the main talking points from a surprising weekend.

Sources: Angels, Trout near $430M extension

March 19, 2019 - 7:47am
Two-time AL MVP Mike Trout is close to smashing the record for the largest contract in professional sports history, as he's finalizing a 12-year extension with the Angels worth more than $430 million, sources told ESPN.

Bortles reaches deal with Rams to back up Goff

March 19, 2019 - 7:47am
Former Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles has agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Rams, the team announced Monday.

Dana White agrees to new 7-year deal with UFC

March 19, 2019 - 7:47am
Dana White has agreed to a seven-year deal to remain president of the UFC, he said in an interview on the UFC YouTube channel on Monday.

Yankees agree to deal with LHP Gonzalez

March 19, 2019 - 7:47am
The Yankees and left-handed pitcher Gio Gonzalez have agreed to a minor league deal worth $3 million if Gonzalez is added to the major league roster.

Messi goes interstellar with that chip versus Betis

March 19, 2019 - 7:47am
Lionel Messi makes football look easy, far easier than almost anyone to ever play the sport. Yet he still finds ways to push further.

Spence is too much for him to handle, but Garcia shows big heart

March 19, 2019 - 7:47am
Although the fight was one-sided, Errol Spence Jr. and Mikey Garcia treated boxing fans to a rarity on Saturday: a meeting of undefeated, in-their-prime titleholders. Garcia, the smaller man, deserves credit for challenging himself.