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Kyrie: My focus on violence overseas, not hoops

May 16, 2021 - 6:37pm
The Nets are about to begin their pursuit of an NBA title, but Kyrie Irving says he's currently focused on things other than basketball -- specifically the ongoing violence between Israel and Palestine.

Curry claims scoring title as Dubs nab No. 8 seed

May 16, 2021 - 4:57pm
Stephen Curry left little doubt in Sunday's race for the scoring title, scoring 46 points while leading the Warriors past the Grizzlies to clinch the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference.

WWE WrestleMania Backlash live results and analysis

May 16, 2021 - 4:57pm
Roman Reigns faces a surging Cesaro in the main event. Follow live.

NCAA softball tournament: Breaking down the top teams and players

May 16, 2021 - 4:57pm
These are stats behind the teams worth keeping track of as the tournament unfolds over the next few weeks.

Fight for life: Ex-Ravens lineman Lional Dalton waiting for transplant

May 16, 2021 - 4:57pm
'I used to fight for my team on the field, but now I am fighting for my life.' Dalton, a Super Bowl XXXV champ, is battling Stage 4 kidney disease.

Carolina in his mind? Jets rookie Zach Wilson catches a tough break

May 16, 2021 - 4:57pm
New York's rookie QB will kick off his pro career by facing Sam Darnold and the Panthers in Week 1.

Greatness beckoned me back to the stands; fate took it from there

May 16, 2021 - 4:57pm
Emerging from his pandemic bubble, writer Tom Junod groaned and gasped in the company of strangers as Oklahoma lost its grip on perfection. But as fate would have it, sports delivered the kind of greatness that only sports can.

Pierce, Bosh, Webber headline 2021 HOF class

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Paul Pierce, Chris Bosh, Chris Webber and Ben Wallace were among those selected as part of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame's 2021 class on Sunday.

Giants sign Benjamin, could move him to TE

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
The New York Giants signed Kelvin Benjamin, a wide receiver who had over 1,000 yards as a rookie for the Panthers in 2013, and has not played in the NFL since 2018. He worked primarily as a tight end at his tryout.

Another Yanks staffer tests positive for COVID-19

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Another member of the Yankees' staff has tested positive for COVID-19, according to manager Aaron Boone, bringing the total number of cases among the team over the past week to nine.

NHL Playoffs Daily: Craig Anderson to the rescue

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
We're on to a three-game slate of playoff action Sunday after a wild Capitals-Bruins series opener Saturday.

Kobe, 'still winning,' inducted with KG, Duncan

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
The 2020 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class is one of the most star-studded of all-time, led by Kobe Bryant and fellow NBA legends Kevin Garnett and Tim Duncan.

Dodgers shortstop Seager out with broken hand

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager broke his right hand after being hit by a fastball from Marlins lefty Ross Detwiler during Saturday night's win.

Oliveira breaks through, wins UFC title by TKO

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Charles Oliveira is finally a champion after finishing Michael Chandler in Round 2 to win the UFC lightweight title Saturday night at UFC 262.

Lakers roll behind LeBron, 'unafraid' of any foe

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Behind LeBron James, who had 24 points in his first game in nearly two weeks, the Lakers' hopes of avoiding the play-in tournament stayed alive, but many on the team had a let-the-chips-fall-where-they-may attitude on seedings.

NHL experts make bold 2021 playoff predictions on X factors, best series, more

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Which players will have an outsized impact? What series is most intriguing? Which No. 4 seed will get furthest?

How Hayes took Chelsea to peak of women's soccer, can they add Champions League?

May 16, 2021 - 10:27am
Chelsea have won four Women's Super League crowns in six seasons, but the chance to win the Women's Champions League is nine years in the making.

Everything at stake on the last day of the NBA regular season

May 16, 2021 - 7:12am
Here is what's on the line ahead of the league's regular-season finale.

Webber elected to HOF after 8 years, sources say

May 16, 2021 - 7:12am
Chris Webber will be announced as a member of Class of 2021 along with Ben Wallace and Paul Pierce on Sunday, sources told ESPN's The Undefeated.