Sports News

'Old man' Alex Ovechkin is still learning new tricks

December 11, 2018 - 7:57pm
After the greatest season of an incredible career, the Capitals' franchise icon is once again atop the goal-scoring leaderboard.

Source: Orioles pick Cubs coach Hyde manager

December 11, 2018 - 6:35pm
Brandon Hyde, who has been Joe Maddon's bench coach with the Cubs, will be named the Orioles' new manager, ESPN has confirmed. The Athletic first reported that Hyde was the team's choice to replace Buck Showalter.

NASA offers to show Curry proof of moon landing

December 11, 2018 - 5:04pm
After expressing his doubts about the moon landing, Warriors star Stephen Curry has been invited by NASA to tour the lunar lab on his next visit to Houston.

Follow live: No. 17 Villanova takes on Penn

December 11, 2018 - 4:03pm
The Wildcats attempt to secure their 26th consecutive Big 5 victory when they battle the Quakers at the Palestra.

Salah, Alisson the heroes as Liverpool advance over Napoli

December 11, 2018 - 4:03pm
Liverpool had 22 shots on goal but in the end, all they needed was one Mo Salah goal, and some stunning Alisson saves, to advance in Europe.

Wentz vs. Goff: The highs, lows and future of the NFL's top, young QB rivalry

December 11, 2018 - 4:03pm
The two third-year QBs' careers are forever linked. The Eagles and Rams meet again Sunday with Goff and Wentz trying to add to their young resumes.

Jays release Tulowitzki, making him free agent

December 11, 2018 - 1:39pm
Veteran shortstop Troy Tulowitzki, who hasn't played in the majors since July 2017, is a free agent after being released by the Blue Jays.

Vikings, still in playoff hunt, fire OC DeFilippo

December 11, 2018 - 1:39pm
The Vikings, who have just 17 total points over the past two weeks and have not surpassed 300 yards of offense in four of their past five games, have fired offensive coordinator John DeFilippo.

Ottavino: I'd 'strike Babe Ruth out every time'

December 11, 2018 - 1:39pm
Reliever Adam Ottavino says baseball is different from when Babe Ruth played and that he would strike out the legend "every time."

Dreaming of Lomachenko vs. Garcia? It's fantasy

December 11, 2018 - 1:39pm
After his victory on Saturday night, Vasiliy Lomachenko once again called for a lightweight unification fight with Mikey Garcia. But here's the cold reality: It's not happening anytime soon, if ever.

Buster Douglas recounts the biggest upset in boxing history

December 11, 2018 - 12:26pm
James "Buster" Douglas is quick to point out he's not just a one-hit wonder. But Douglas will always be most remembered for what took place in Tokyo against Mike Tyson in 1990.

Sources: Ibrahimovic re-signing with Galaxy

December 11, 2018 - 12:26pm
The LA Galaxy are set to re-sign forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a new deal as well as hire Caleb Porter as their new coach, sources confirmed to ESPN FC.

White Sox get right-hander Nova from Pirates

December 11, 2018 - 11:23am
The White Sox have acquired right-hander Ivan Nova from the Pirates.

Relive the 15 best games of the 2018 season

December 11, 2018 - 11:23am
Check out the wild comebacks, two-point conversion dramas, two Red River Showdowns and a seven-OT classic.

Refs void flag on Seattle's apparent illegal block

December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
An apparent good call by game officials in the Seahawks' 21-7 win over the Vikings on a Seattle block of a field goal in the fourth quarter was reversed -- with no prompt explanation.

Wade: LeBron had my number on play at end

December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
LeBron James helped usher Dwyane Wade into the sunset by locking him down in the waning seconds of their final NBA matchup and forcing him into a 3-point circus shot that didn't fall.

Meet the ESPN All-America team

December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
Kyler Murray and Quinnen Williams lead this year's college football All-America team. Who else made the cut?

Pogba actually makes Man United worse

December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
Paul Pogba has the ability to be world-class but in a poor team, such as Jose Mourinho's Manchester United side, he is a liability.

Kane's rise to No. 1 in FC 100 is down to versatility

December 11, 2018 - 10:13am
Harry Kane isn't the best at one individual skill, but he may be the best striker on the planet. How is that possible? Musa Okwonga explains.

Cashman cold on pursuing Harper, eyes Machado

December 11, 2018 - 8:44am
Yankees general manager Brian Cashman downplayed Monday any chatter involving his team and Bryce Harper, the hard-swinging right fielder who has been the headliner of this year's free-agency period.