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Rombauer upsets Medina Spirit to win Preakness

May 16, 2021 - 7:12am
Rombauer beat out Medina Spirit and Midnight Bourbon down the stretch to win the 2021 Preakness Stakes as an 11-1 long shot.

Caps' Anderson replaces injured Vanecek in win

May 16, 2021 - 7:12am
Backup Craig Anderson, 39, signed as an insurance policy after Henrik Lundqvist decided not to play this season for Washington, paid dividends in the postseason opener, leading the Capitals past the Boston Bruins 3-2 Saturday night in overtime.

Storm have different faces but get same result against Aces

May 16, 2021 - 7:12am
Saturday's 97-83 win over the Aces showed the Storm have the potential to repeat as WNBA champions.

Meyer, Jags envision rookie Etienne as a 'hybrid'

May 16, 2021 - 4:53am
Saying he feels "great about it," rookie Travis Etienne, who rose to prominence as a running back at Clemson, is thrilled with the chance to show his skills as a wide receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Picks for each first-round NHL playoff series

May 16, 2021 - 4:53am
Whom do our experts take in each series? Plus, see our early picks for Cup champs and Conn Smythe.

Rapper J. Cole shouts out Westbrook and Morant in new album

May 16, 2021 - 4:53am
The 36-year-old rapper released an album full of NBA references while preparing to suit up in the Basketball Africa League.

3-year evolution of American sports betting: From taboo to revenue

May 16, 2021 - 4:53am
Ads, media coverage and pingpong -- the sports gambling industry is booming since the Supreme Court decision allowing for its expansion.

Leicester's FA Cup final dreams come true

May 15, 2021 - 11:39pm
Triumph and tragedy have affected Leicester in recent years, but this was another joyful moment.

Will Liverpool, Chelsea or Leicester miss out?

May 15, 2021 - 11:38pm
Here's what Chelsea, Leicester City and Liverpool need to do to qualify for next season's Champions League.

Zlatan (knee) to miss European Championship

May 15, 2021 - 12:49pm
Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is out of Sweden's plans for this summer's European Championship due to an injury sustained while playing for AC Milan.

Gerrard, Rangers win Scottish title without a loss

May 15, 2021 - 12:49pm
Rangers side became only the second team to win the Scottish Premiership and go a full season without losing a game.

Cowboys CB cleared air with Sherman after boast

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
After Cowboys cornerback Nahshon Wright said he looked at himself "as a more athletic and agile Richard Sherman," he had to reach out to the veteran on social media to explain himself.

LeBron makes return from ankle injury vs. Indy

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
LeBron James, who had missed the past six games to continue to recover from a high ankle sprain, returned Saturday against the Pacers.

Source: Ben Wallace part of '21 hoops HOF class

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
Former Detroit Pistons star center Ben Wallace will be inducted into the Class of 2021 for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, a source told ESPN's The Undefeated on Saturday.

Source: OT James considering $10M grievance

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
Offensive tackle Ja'Wuan James could seek more than $10 million in salary for the 2021 season that the Broncos appear likely to void after they designated him with a non-football injury.

Viewers guide: Who will succeed Khabib as king of the lightweights?

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
Charles Oliveira and Michael Chandler have their sights set on the vacant UFC 155-pound title.

Eagles' DeVonta Smith: Jalen Hurts, himself are best young QB/WR tandem

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
The former Alabama teammates regroup in Philadelphia to form a combo that the wide receiver says will have staying power to make noise in the league.

Chargers' Asante Samuel Jr.'s inherited inspiration goes beyond famous father

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
Samuel Jr. is known as the son of a former Pro Bowler, but the way his mother handled a brain tumor was a prime inspiration to get him to where he is.

Saints rookie Nolan Cooney overcame cancer, then learned to punt with help from YouTube

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
Cooney found football while undergoing cancer treatment in high school before walking on at Syracuse.

NBA playoff watch: Sixers nab East's top seed; Wizards clinch play-in spot

May 15, 2021 - 11:56am
The Wizards stayed alive for the No. 9 seed out East, while Philly clinched home-court advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs.