ESPN Top Stories

Subscribe to ESPN Top Stories feed ESPN Top Stories
Latest TOP news from www.espn.com
Updated: 34 min 40 sec ago

Cubs turn record-tying 7 double plays in win

4 hours 22 min ago
The Cubs tied an MLB record with seven double plays in their win over the Pirates on Friday night, joining the 1942 Yankees and 1969 Astros.

Biles electrifies on opening night of nationals

6 hours 27 min ago
Simone Biles put on a show during the opening night of the U.S. Championships on Friday, stringing together one electric performance after the other to give herself a commanding lead over world champion Morgan Hurd.

Report: Bills' McCarron suffers collarbone break

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 23:27
Bills quarterback AJ McCarron sustained a broken right collarbone Friday in Buffalo's preseason game against the Browns, according to the Buffalo News.

Dodgers closer Jansen hopes to return next week

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 22:41
Sidelined by an irregular heartbeat, Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen threw a bullpen session on Friday and hopes to be cleared to return next week.

Breaking down the Bristol starting lineup

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 21:26
Kyle Larson wins the pole after finishing second at Bristol in April, while Chase Elliott qualifies second. Here's the field for Saturday's Cup race.

Maryland board takes control of investigations

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 20:27
The Maryland board of regents has assumed control of the investigations into the heatstroke death of Jordan McNair and the Terrapins football program.

Updated FAQ: The latest on the Maryland football controversy

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 19:28
Following Friday's announcement that Maryland's board of regents is assuming control of the university's investigations, here's where things stand in the wake of the death of offensive lineman Jordan McNair.

Probe into Buckeyes, Meyer to conclude Sunday

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 19:11
The investigation into Ohio State football and coach Urban Meyer will conclude Sunday and will be delivered to the university's Board of Trustees next week.

Curry: 'For sure' I want to be Warrior for life

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 18:49
Stephen Curry, during an appearance on The Bill Simmons Podcast this week, said he wants to be a Warrior for life. "For sure I do," Curry said. "This is home. This is where I want to be, for obvious reasons."

Indians' Bauer has leg fracture, out 4-6 weeks

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 18:04
Cleveland's Trevor Bauer, who is 12-6 with a 2.22 ERA and is among the AL leaders in ERA, innings pitched and strikeouts, will miss 4-6 weeks with a fracture in his leg.

Jennings faces Dimitrenko, eyes title shot in near future

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:52
Heavyweight contender Bryant Jennings wants nothing more than another chance at a world title. First he will have to address what is in his immediate future -- a 12-round fight with Alexander Dimitrenko on Saturday.

Wrestling isn't the same for Daniel Bryan in 2018 -- it's better.

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:43
As expectations for him continue to soar, Daniel Bryan is just thankful to be back in the WWE ring and doing what he loves once again.

C9 owner Etienne reflects on big year

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:40
Cloud9's owner is savoring title wins in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Overwatch and a successful rebuild of his League of Legends roster.

Helicopters over Lambeau left cops 'scrambling'

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:31
Two helicopters that appeared over Lambeau Field after a first quarter touchdown were unplanned and were two U.S. Navy aircraft making a "side trip," according to a Green Bay police commander.

Day updates Buckeyes' progress without Meyer

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:25
Ohio State acting head coach Ryan Day sent out an update on the team's progress without Urban Meyer as the Buckeyes concluded fall camp.

Follow live: Battle of rookie QBs as Browns face Bills

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:17
All eyes will be on quarterbacks, as top overall pick Baker Mayfield and No. 7 selection Josh Allen look to lead their teams -- and former Bill Tyrod Taylor faces his former team.

Zion Williamson, Duke looking scary on preseason tour

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 17:09
Duke is in the middle of a Canadian tour that continues Friday on ESPN+. Thus far, Zion Williamson looks to have the skill to match his power, and he'll have another chance to prove it this weekend.

SummerSlam predictions: Will it be Roman Reigns' night? Will Ronda Rousey be the next champ?

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 15:53
SummerSlam weekend has finally arrived. For some, Sunday night represents the end of the a long story arc, while others are just getting started. So how will it all play out?

Reports: Bama's Womack breaks bone in foot

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 15:26
Matt Womack, who was competing for the starting right tackle job for Alabama, reportedly suffered a broken bone in his foot and will miss several weeks.

Pages