sports breaking news Archives

  • Sports

    HOUSTON — In early January, Houston Texans chairman Cal McNair made it clear he was looking to find a new…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    The Women’s Tennis Association said it would welcome dialogue with world No. 2 Naomi Osaka over her decision to boycott…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    4:40 AM ET Moises Llorens Sam Marsden Barcelona president Joan Laporta has said several signings will be announced next week…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    After the Carolina Hurricanes punched their ticket for the second round on Thursday with a thrilling overtime win over the…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    TAMPA, Fla. — Joe Tryon hasn’t had to look far for inspiration in his 22 years on this earth. As…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Noel Gallagher, a Manchester City fan who has also done some recording and touring, laughed and told me a story…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Corban Knight didn’t love where he was in his hockey career. It was 2019, and Knight — then 28 —…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks wasn’t on social media Tuesday night when his starting power forward Blake Griffin started…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    It’s all about leverage — in business, in sports, in life. Or, at the risk of dating myself, it’s all…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Tim Hardaway Jr. had a few words for the Mavs Fans For Life — the loyal fan base of the…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Denver newcomer Austin Rivers stole the spotlight from Nikola Jokic with a fourth-quarter outburst against Portland. Jokic dominated as usual,…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    As a child, Rafael Nadal hit with two hands from both sides until he was told to choose one side…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Roughly 30 laps into Sunday’s 105th running of the Indianapolis 500, driver Simona De Silvestro will pull into pit lane.…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    4:00 AM ET Graham Hunter Close Spain writer Graham Hunter is a Barcelona-based freelance writer for ESPN.com who specializes in…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    LOS ANGELES — Playing in their first home playoff game in eight years, the Los Angeles Lakers looked like a…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    A little more than a month ago, Austin Rivers was at home, out of the NBA and waiting on his…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Ja Morant’s second season in the NBA hasn’t been the coronation it was supposed to be. After a tremendous debut…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Phil Mickelson kept hearing congratulatory words as he made his way around Colonial, and there was a huge roar from…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    The Islanders arrived at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday with the opportunity to clinch a playoff series victory at their original…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    The Philadelphia 76ers (49-23, 2-0) are  favorites heading into Game 3 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs against…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    LOS ANGELES — By now, Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams knows what’s going on with his star point guard…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Seven months after advancing to the 2020 NBA finals, the Miami Heat are one loss away from elimination in this…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Although it’s been less than eight months since Rafael Nadal and Iga Swiatek hoisted trophies at Roland Garros, the tours…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Aaron Rodgers’ tenure with the Green Bay Packers is hurtling towards an unceremonious end. The reigning NFL MVP has been…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    A poised and confident Alek Manoah dominated the Yankees with six innings of two-hit ball to win his major league…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Jose Peraza homered starting the third inning of the opener and followed with a tiebreaking single in the fourth inning…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Welcome back full stadiums. Welcome back menacing stadium environments. Welcome back uniform schedules. Welcome back normal, exciting, vibrant college football.…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar and Nike split ways last year as the company investigated an allegation that the Brazilian player…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    With his team facing enormous pressure to keep its season and title hopes alive, Ty Lue believes the LA Clippers…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione said Thursday that the school is unhappy with Fox’s decision to show this season’s football…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    New York Jets rookie quarterback Zach Wilson is still adjusting to New Jersey. Wilson, a Utah native who played college…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    It’s the hottest NFL player prop bet in Las Vegas: over/under 2.5 touchdowns this season for Tim Tebow. Last week,…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Valencia have named former Getafe coach Jose Bordalas as their new head coach. Bordalas, 57, has signed a two-year contract…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    His nickname is El Mago (The Magician) for a reason. Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez was at it again Thursday,…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball will become the first athlete to enter the world of dynamic nonfungible tokens (NFTs) when…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Veteran offensive lineman Jared Veldheer said in a statement to NFL Network on Thursday that he plans to retire after…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    ESPN announced the college football bowl schedule for the 2021 season on Thursday. There will be 40 bowl games, including…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    With most of the major European seasons now complete, the rumour mill has been sent into overdrive as clubs ponder…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    RIGA, Latvia — – Trevor Moore and 18-year-old Matty Beniers scored in a 1:47 span midway through the second period…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    NEW YORK — Jeff Green has strained his plantar fascia and will be reevaluated in 10 days, sidelining him for…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Since signing a record-setting contract with the New York Jets in March 2019, linebacker C.J. Mosley…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    5:30 AM ET Tom Hamilton Close Senior Writer • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    With less than 100 days until the start of the college football season, ESPN released a slate of games Thursday…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    A federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order that will prevent UConn from immediately eliminating its women’s rowing team…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    The final game of the 2020-21 season is upon us, as the UEFA Champions League will be decided this Saturday…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    TORONTO — Maple Leafs captain John Tavares was back on the ice for a skate on Thursday, one week after…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Spain’s Usman Garuba, the No. 15 basketball prospect in the ESPN Top 100, has submitted paperwork to the league office…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    Tiger Woods is in a familiar place: extensive rehabilitation. That was the gist of his comments in a brief interview…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    On Wednesday, Naomi Osaka took to Instagram to inform the world that she would not participate in press during the…

    Read More »

  • Sports

    The Jazz can breathe a sigh of relief. Their first-round series with a feisty Grizzlies squad isn’t over—far from it—but…

    Read More »