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Sources: Hornets open to trading PG Walker

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:03
The Hornets have been encouraging teams to make offers for Kemba Walker and are willing to use the All-Star point guard to incentivize a trade that includes one of Charlotte's less desirable contracts, sources told ESPN.

Olympian Wieber testifies at Nassar hearing

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 10:03
Jordyn Wieber gave her impact at the Larry Nassar sentencing hearing, saying the former Team USA physician has "caused me to feel shame and confusion."

Do top teams have recruits ready to take over for NFL draft hopefuls?

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 09:35
Sam Darnold is among the key players leaving early for the NFL. The USC Trojans and other top teams have recruits ready to step in.

Sources: Alabama promotes Locksley to OC

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 09:20
Alabama coach Nick Saban is staying in-house for his next offensive coordinator, with sources telling ESPN that Mike Locksley will be promoted to the position.

Don't look now, but Rafa's on a roll

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 09:00
He's the No. 1 seed, and yet no one is really talking about Rafael Nadal. Perhaps they will after another dominating performance Down Under.

2017 AFC-NFC championship game predictions: Super Bowl finalists will be ...

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:55
Will the Jaguars give the Patriots a run for their money? Which backup QB will lead his team to the NFC title? ESPN's reporters make their picks.

Golden Knights' next moves? Trade James Neal, lock in William Karlsson

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:52
The Golden Knights are showing no signs of slowing down. They swept their season series with the NHL-leading Lightning, signed several players to extensions and made it clear they won't be sellers at the trade deadline. Here's what Vegas should do next.

Are the Red Sox going to sign J.D. Martinez or what? Here's what we know

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:33
Boston needs him. He appears to need Boston. A deal for baseball's top free-agent slugger is inevitable ... right?

After coming out of left field as a rookie surprise, Rhys Hoskins prepares for stardom -- in left field

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:32
Philadelphia's breakout slugger snuck up on everyone during his record-setting debut. Now, he's adjusting to life as a known quantity while trying to master a new position.

How the Jaguars went from 3-13 to the AFC Championship Game

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:22
A culture change, a fantastic draft, some free-agent additions and a resurgent quarterback all led to Jacksonville's dramatic, one-season turnaround.

Case closed: Keenum has earned the Vikings' starting job in 2018

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:22
Even with Teddy Bridgewater and Sam Bradford healthy, they can't walk away from the QB who has them on the cusp of their first Super Bowl in 40 years.

Scouting NFL playoff officials: What to know about championship game referees

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 08:21
Ed Hochuli will ref his fourth Eagles playoff game since 1999 while Clete Blakeman will run the crew in Foxborough. Here's what to expect from both.

Follow live: Halep faces Davis for fourth round spot

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 03:03
American Lauren Davis clinched a tight first set against world No. 1 Simona Halep. Later, an action-packed night on Rod Laver Arena features Roger Federer, Richard Gasquet, Maria Sharapova and Angelique Kerber.

Lue: Love needs bigger role when Cavs go cold

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 01:58
Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said the team needs to get the ball to Kevin Love and "post the basketball" when the offense goes through a dry spell, as it did in Wednesday's 104-103 win over Orlando.

D-backs' Tomas charged with criminal speeding

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 23:57
Diamondbacks outfielder Yasmany Tomas was booked into the downtown Phoenix jail after authorities say his Mercedes Coupe was clocked at 105 mph on the freeway.

Rude boy: All-Star Embiid dismisses Rihanna

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 23:40
Joel Embiid celebrated his All-Star nod with a monster effort for the Philadelphia 76ers against the East-leading Celtics, putting up 26 points and 16 rebounds

Baylor's No. 3 seed is biggest shocker in NCAA's reveal

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:08
Including Oregon as a No. 1 seed isn't a hard sell, but Baylor falling off the top line and all the way to a No. 3 seed was the lone shocker as the NCAA revealed its top 16 teams Thursday, Charlie Creme writes.

League stands behind pick of Kid Rock at ASG

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:08
The NHL said that the decision to hire Kid Rock to perform at the 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa was "purely based" on his entertainment value and history as a hockey fan, although it's aware of the backlash over him performing.

NCAA prez wants reforms before '18 season

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 20:33
In his first speech since the world of men's college basketball was rocked by an ongoing federal investigation, NCAA president Mark Emmert said he has committed "to have meaningful change" and newly placed reforms before the start of the 2018 season.

Ill-advised Jimmy G trade will haunt Patriots if Tom Brady isn't right

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 20:03
Brady's sudden hand injury shifts the spotlight back to New England's controversial Garoppolo trade.