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Brewers-Cardinals has makings of a doozy

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 03:22
If Milwaukee's win in a wacky Game 1 is any indication, this critical series in St. Louis should be a lot of fun.

Red Sox set franchise record with 106th win

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 01:57
The Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-2 on Monday night for their 106th win of the season, a new high in the franchise's 118-year history.

FitzMagic runs out, but QB still throws for 411

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 01:25
Bucs QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, whose "FitzMagic" was the talk of the NFL the first two weeks, struggled early with three first-half interceptions Monday night but still managed to engineer a late rally that came up just short in a 30-27 loss to Pittsburgh.

Sources: Thibs pitches Butler on rejoining Wolves

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 01:03
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau met with All-Star forward Jimmy Butler on Monday and tried to convince him to eventually rejoin the team in the preseason, league sources told ESPN.

Ben Roethlisberger, Steelers put drama to bed with win in Tampa

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 00:58
Instead of panicking over a winless start through two games, Pittsburgh quelled the concerns by earning its first win of 2018.

Pelicans' Davis deflects agent-change speculation

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 23:28
Anthony Davis' move from the Wasserman agency that negotiated his current contract to join Klutch Sports stoked paranoia in New Orleans, the city Chris Paul left in his prime shortly after he changed agents.

Giants GM Evans out amid another losing season

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 20:42
Bobby Evans is out as Giants general manager and will be reassigned within the organization, the team said.

Gustafsson eyes rematch with Jones in November

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 18:50
It's less than six weeks until UFC 230, and the show has no main event. Alexander Gustafsson said on Ariel Helwani's MMA Show he'd welcome a Jon Jones rematch.

Lesson learned: UFC victor shows opponent how he won fight

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 18:42
Two UFC fighters battled on Saturday night in Sao Paulo, Brazil -- and afterward, the winner showed the loser how he got it done.

Source: Jets call Steelers about disgruntled Bell

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 18:39
The Jets have called the Steelers to check on running back Le'Veon Bell, whom Pittsburgh is listening to offers on. It was a preliminary conversation with no offer, a source told ESPN.

Edwin Moses: WADA must cut ties with IOC to regain trust in sport

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 18:30
The Olympic gold medalist said the WADA's decision was about more than Russian reinstatement; it was about the type of organization the WADA has become. Now, Moses says, it's time for anti-doping leaders to step in and put principles above politics.

LeBron: Lakers 'long way' from Warriors' level

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:57
LeBron James says the Lakers have a long way to go to reach the Warriors' level, but if they put in the work, results will come.

Who is No. 1 in fantasy drafts: The Beard, The Brow or The Freak?

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:52
You can make a case for about a half-dozen players, but our experts view it as a three-man race between James Harden, Anthony Davis and Giannis Antetokounmpo. Here are their picks for points and roto formats.

NFL Week 4 Power Rankings: Fatal flaws for all 32 teams

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:46
Even the best teams have an Achilles heel that can wreck a game plan. So what's your team's big weakness?

Inside the unique bond between Puerto Rico and native son J.J. Barea

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:38
The Mavs' spark plug reserve guard is a larger-than-life celebrity in his home, which continues to recover after Hurricane Maria devastated the island one year ago.

Rosen's turn: First-round pick to start for Cards

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 17:10
First-round draft pick Josh Rosen will be the starting quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.

League of Legends Worlds top laner power rankings

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 16:33
With the League of Legends World Championship a bit more than a week away, ESPN looks at the best players at each position going into the tourney.

MRI confirms torn ACL for 49ers QB Garoppolo

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 16:16
An MRI confirmed Monday that 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo tore his ACL and his season is over, the team announced.

Gambler X: Why I don't like sports betting legalization

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 15:14
An anonymous professional sports bettor shares why legalizing sports betting in the U.S. hasn't created more opportunities to profit for him.

Steelers need Ben Roethlisberger now more than ever

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 15:02
He's without a win, an All-Pro back and two linemen. His top receiver is disgruntled and his defense is leaky. Big Ben faces a steep early challenge.