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Lowe's 10 things: Ridiculous CP3, Porzingis promo and the Patty Mills experience

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 19:57
This week's highlights include LeBron's draft pick, a high-IQ Warrior, bad All-Star promotions and more.

Barnwell: Predicting 2018 Vegas win totals for all 32 NFL teams

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 19:00
You want over/under win total projections for next season? We've got them for every team, from 32-1. Guess where the Tom Brady and the Patriots are.

Follow live: History-making Kostyuk meets Svitolina

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 18:38
Day 5 of the Aussie Open sees No. 4 seed Elina Svitolina playing 15-year-old compatriot Marta Kostyuk for a place in the fourth round. Later, Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios and Grigor Dimitrov are all in action.

LeBron, Curry win ASG voting, to be captains

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 18:21
LeBron James received the most votes in the Eastern Conference, while Stephen Curry was tops in the West. They will serve as All-Star captains and pick their teams, which will be announced Jan. 25.

Celtics' Irving has sore shoulder, out vs. Sixers

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:52
Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, who has had lingering discomfort in his left shoulder, was particularly sore after Tuesday's loss and he will sit out against the 76ers on Thursday.

'This is the place I want to be.' Why Enes Kanter wants to retire as a Knick

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 16:53
Outspoken criticism of the Turkish government has isolated Enes Kanter from his family, friends and country, but after an offseason trade sent him to New York, the Big Apple feels like a home away from home for the Knicks center.

Afflalo suspended 2 games for throwing punch

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 16:51
Orlando Magic guard Arron Afflalo has been suspended two games for throwing a punch at Minnesota's Nemanja Bjelica, the league announced Thursday.

USA Gymnastics cuts ties with Karolyi Ranch

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 16:22
New USA Gymnastics CEO Kerry Perry said the organization will no longer be affiliated with Karolyi Ranch, a training center where Larry Nassar assaulted young gymnasts.

Fournette says Steelers fan rear-ended his car

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 15:44
When Leonard Fournette was rear-ended in Jacksonville on Tuesday, he was surprised to find out the driver was a Steelers fan.

Source: MLB pitch clock looms as talks stall

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 15:21
Barring a change in negotiations, it appears MLB will add a 20-second pitch clock and a restriction on catcher mound visits in 2018 without the union signing off, a source told ESPN.

Gulati: Perceptions of U.S. affecting WC bid

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 15:20

A gray day for Russian Olympians

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:49
For the Russian athletes who are allowed to compete in the Olympics, their uniforms will be memorable for being so forgettable.

On the run: Watt's rehab hits treadmill stage

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:27
J.J. Watt, who suffered a broken leg on Oct. 8, continues to progress in his rehab as he gave two thumbs up in a video of him running on a zero-gravity treadmill.

Follow live: Harden set to return for Rockets

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:58
The league's top scorer is primed to return from injury to lead the Rockets against Jimmy Butler and the surprising Wolves.

1st-graders send Jags game plan to beat Pats

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:37
Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone revealed on Thursday that a first-grade class from a local school sent a game plan on how to defeat the Patriots. "We're just taking as much advice as we can because we need it," Marrone said.

Morstead 'blown away' by Vikes' fans donations

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:24
New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead promised to return to Minnesota to deliver donations from Vikings fans.

Judge chides Nassar for complaints in his letter

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:15
In a letter to Michigan judge Rosemarie Aquilina, Larry Nassar expressed doubts he could face a week of comments from women he's admitted to abusing. "I have to say, this isn't worth the paper it's written on," Aquilina said about Nassar's letter.

Zion Williamson: What you need to know before he commits

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:46
Can Clemson or South Carolina keep the state's best player at home? Will a blue blood like Kansas or Kentucky poach the five-star? One of the few remaining five-star 2018 recruits commits Saturday.

ESPN's evolution: Snapchat, esports and attribution guidelines

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:30
The Public Editor follows up on SportsCenter on Snapchat, content for emerging fans and guidelines for breaking news attribution.

UFC 220 Cheat Sheet: Daniel Cormier vs. Volkan Oezdemir

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:12
Cormier and Oezdemir will square off for the UFC's light heavyweight belt Saturday. Who has the advantage? Brett Okamoto breaks it down.