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Giroud and 10 of the game's most underappreciated strikers

August 3, 2021 - 2:56am
Olivier Giroud scored with his first touch in an AC Milan shirt on Saturday night. He's never got much love, but he's not alone among strikers.

Olympic gymnastics: Simone Biles and Suni Lee to compete on beam in last day of event finals

August 3, 2021 - 1:19am
We're on to the final day of gymnastics competition in Tokyo, and it promises to be one to remember. Simone Biles and Suni Lee compete on the balance beam and Sam Mikulak and Brody Malone compete on the parallel bars and high bar, respectively.

Transfer Talk: Ronaldo could join PSG if Mbappe leaves for Real Madrid

August 2, 2021 - 5:12pm
The futures of superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe could be inextricably linked during the summer window. Transfer Talk has the latest.

USWNT devoid of chemistry as Olympic gold chance slips away

August 2, 2021 - 4:36pm
The players weren't clicking and weren't aggressive and the team looked like a shadow of itself.

Bulls land Lonzo with 4-year, $85 million deal

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
The Bulls are acquiring Lonzo Ball in a sign-and-trade agreement with the Pelicans, his agent, Rich Paul, told ESPN.

Sources: Heat, Butler moving toward max deal

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
The Heat and star Jimmy Butler are progressing toward a maximum contract extension that could be worth up to $184 million over four years, sources told ESPN.

Knicks to re-sign Burks, sources say; Noel, too

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
The Knicks agreed to a three-year, $30 million contract to re-sign guard Alec Burks, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, and also landed on a three-year, $32 million deal to bring back center Nerlens Noel, his agent told Wojnarowski.

Agent: Mavs keep Hardaway with 4-year deal

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Tim Hardaway Jr. is staying with the Mavericks on a four-year, $74 million contract, his agent told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Colts' Wentz to have surgery, out 5-12 weeks

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Colts QB Carson Wentz will undergo surgery on his injured left foot and is expected to miss five to 12 weeks, according to head coach Frank Reich.

Olympic gymnastics: Jade Carey wins gold, and Simone Biles will be back for beam

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Jade Carey won gold in floor exercise Monday -- and Simone Biles announced she will compete on beam. We have all of your live updates here.

France tests Team USA women's basketball, Harrison takes silver by a sliver

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
We got you covered with all the action from Tokyo.

No. 2 prospect in Ohio State's class decommits

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Cornerback Jaheim Singletary, the No. 15 prospect overall, decommited from Ohio State on Sunday.

Upset nets Camacho-Quinn gold in 100m hurdles

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Jasmine Camacho-Quinn of Puerto Rico powered ahead of American Keni Harrison in the women's 100-meter hurdles Monday, springing an upset and keeping the United States out of the win column at the Olympic track meet for yet another session.

Hassan overcomes fall to win 1,500-meter heat

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Sifan Hassan made an incredible recovery from a fall to win her 1,500-meter heat at the Olympics on Monday.

Ross, Klineman into beach volleyball quarterfinals

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
The American "A-Team" of April Ross and Alix Klineman beat Cuba 21-17, 21-15 on Monday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Olympic beach volleyball tournament.

Olympic champ Lee adds bronze on uneven bars

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Sunisa Lee, the 18-year-old Olympic gymnastics champion from Minnesota, added a bronze in the uneven bars finals on Sunday. Lee earned a silver in the team competition on Tuesday before grabbing gold in the all-around on Thursday.

Transfer Talk: Goretzka joins Saul, Camavinga on Man Utd's shortlist

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Manchester United have added Bayern Munich star Leon Goretzka to their list of possible replacements for Paul Pogba. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Dressel wins 2 more golds, closes Games with 5

August 2, 2021 - 3:56pm
Caeleb Dressel became the fifth swimmer to win five golds in one Olympics, adding to his haul Sunday in the 50 free and 4x100 medley relay.

QB Ewers leaving HS early to play for Buckeyes

August 2, 2021 - 11:12am
Quinn Ewers, the top quarterback in the 2022 class, is skipping his senior year of high school to join Ohio State.

Sources: Eagles WR Smith set to miss 2-3 weeks

August 2, 2021 - 11:12am
The Eagles are not expressing much concern about DeVonta Smith's knee injury, painting his absence from practice as precautionary.