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USWNT's Morgan 'devastated,' Rapinoe 'gutted'

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
United States women's national team forward Alex Morgan has said she is "devastated" that they will not compete for the Olympic gold medal.

Sources: Howard, Ariza among 4 rejoining Lakers

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
As the Lakers look to refill their roster after all the players they sent out in the Russell Westbrook deal, they brought in Dwight Howard, Trevor Ariza, Wayne Ellington and Kent Bazemore on free-agent deals Monday, sources told ESPN.

Sources: Knicks keep Rose, others; add Fournier

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
The Knicks kicked off NBA free agency with a flurry of moves, reaching agreement on deals to bring back Derrick Rose, Alec Burks and Nerlens Noel, and landing Evan Fournier on a four-year deal worth up to $78 million, sources told ESPN.

Agents: New four-year deal keeps Paul with Suns

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Chris Paul, the 16-year veteran who averaged 21.8 points and 8.2 assists per game for the Suns during the NBA Finals, agreed to stay in Phoenix on Monday, securing a four-year deal that could be worth up to $120 million, his agents told ESPN.

Ex-All-Star F Griffin returns to Nets on 1-year deal

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Blake Griffin is returning to the Brooklyn Nets on a one-year deal, his agent told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

NZ's Carrington wins 2 kayak golds on same day

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Lisa Carrington of New Zealand won two gold medals with a pair of easy victories in kayak sprint races Wednesday, and Cuba won a surprise gold in the men's canoe double 1,000 at the Sea Forest Waterway.

Cavs retain center Allen on 5-year, $100M deal

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
The Cavaliers retained restricted free agent center Jarrett Allen on a five-year, $100 million deal, his agents told ESPN.

Real or Not: Derrick Lewis could be No. 1 heavyweight in the world on Saturday

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
The interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265 has major implications for both title hopefuls.

Canada's Vincent De Haitre chases two Olympics in 180 days

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Vincent De Haitre will have to channel all his ambition to pull off Tokyo and Beijing.

Breaking down Barcelona's issues, position by position, ahead of new season

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
It's been another summer of drama at Barcelona around their finances, manager and first team. Will Griezmann still be there? Who'll play in defense?

Aston Martin will let data decide Vettel appeal

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Aston Martin will let the data decide whether they appeal Sebastian Vettel's disqualification from second place at the Hungarian Grand Prix, the Formula One team said on Monday.

Gold Cup review: U.S. win, Mexico woe and other tournament takeaways

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
The Gold Cup is in the books and the USMNT walked away winners over rivals Mexico. Our writers review the best and worst of the competition.

Warholm sets WR, wins gold in 400m hurdles

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Karsten Warholm of Norway obliterated his own world record in the Olympic 400-meter hurdles Tuesday, finishing in 45.94 to break the old mark by .76.

Ross, Klineman win away from volleyball medal

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
April Ross and Alix Klineman beat Laura Ludwig and Maggie Kozuch 21-19, 21-19 on Tuesday, leaving Ross as the last woman with an Olympic medal still standing at the Shiokaze Park beach volleyball venue.

Sports court denies Belarus sprinter's appeal

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
The Court of Arbitration for Sport denied Belarus sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya's request to be allowed to run in the 200 meters heats.

Mexico pitcher 'sorry' for team apparel left behind

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Danielle O'Toole, a former All-American at the University of Arizona and a member of the Mexican softball team in Tokyo, posted an apology on Instagram after players were criticized for leaving team apparel in the trash at the Olympic Village.

'How 'bout them Cowboys?' The inside story of Jimmy Johnson's legendary line

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
As the former NFL coach readies for induction in Canton, Ohio, on Saturday, many will recall his rebuild of America's Team and his words in a tiny locker room in 1993.

IOC looking into 'X' gesture made by Saunders

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
The International Olympic Committee is looking into the "X" gesture Raven Saunders made on the podium after she took silver in the women's shot put.

Fantasy football 12-team, PPR mock draft: QBs going early

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Our fantasy crew held its fourth mock draft of the season, and quarterbacks flew off the board faster than usual. Is this a trend to watch?

NHL free agency live updates: Signings, analysis, grades and buzz

August 3, 2021 - 9:33am
Our updated tracker featuring a list of every player signed, along with analysis on the biggest deals and buzz on what could happen next.