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Daily Digit: Why are there so few African-American baseball players?
Tue, 08 May 2018 12:31:32 -0400
Daily Digit: Why are there so few African-American baseball players?It’s been 71 years since Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier, but African-American participation in the MLB has sharply declined since its peak in the early ’80s.
Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic Games
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:45:19 -0400
Water pollution in Rio ahead of the Olympic GamesJust days ahead of the Olympic Games the waterways of Rio de Janeiro are as filthy as ever, contaminated with raw human sewage teeming with dangerous viruses and bacteria, according to a 16-month-long study commissioned by The Associated Press. The AP’s survey of the aquatic Olympic and Paralympic venues has revealed consistent and dangerously high levels of viruses from the pollution, a major black eye on Rio’s Olympic project that has set off alarm bells among sailors, rowers and open-water swimmers.
The Most Stylish Players in the 2016 NBA Finals
Thu, 02 Jun 2016 12:18:47 -0400
The Most Stylish Players in the 2016 NBA FinalsThis evening is Game 1 of the NBA Finals, where the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will once again face off, and each team has a very stylish roster.
How That Pro Cyclist Hid a Motor in Her Bike
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:36:32 -0500
How That Pro Cyclist Hid a Motor in Her Bike"Mechanical doping" made its way into the popular culture last week when a professional bike racer got caught.​
Millions Will Watch the Super Bowl — But Is the Football Generation Ending?
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 17:52:25 -0500
Millions Will Watch the Super Bowl — But Is the Football Generation Ending?One NFL player after another — from former Raiders quarterback Ken Stabler, 69, who died in July 2015, to 27-year-old Giants safety Tyler Sash, who died two months after Stabler — has been diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a degenerative brain disease caused by repeated trauma. The New York Times reports that well over 100 football players, including several Pro Football Hall of Famers, have CTE so far.
Muslim Teen Defies Tradition to Become First Hijab-Wearing Ballerina
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:41:08 -0500
Muslim Teen Defies Tradition to Become First Hijab-Wearing BallerinaWith a dream of becoming the first hijab-wearing Muslim ballerina, 14-year-old Stephanie Kurlow recently launched a fundraising page in the hopes of pulling together more than $7,000 so that she can get her certification to open a performing arts program in her native Sydney because she said, “I don’t want certain people who are discriminatory to hold anyone back from achieving their dreams and being unique.” 
Cheerleading Coach Fired for Sabotaging Rival Teen
Fri, 29 Jan 2016 16:12:40 -0500
Cheerleading Coach Fired for Sabotaging Rival TeenA cheering coach lost her job after allegedly tripping a cheerleader. Video shows the cheerleader backflipping and Teresa Fann sticking a leg out to stop her.
Schools No Longer Punishing Athletes Harshly for Marijuana
Mon, 28 Dec 2015 08:23:35 -0500
Schools No Longer Punishing Athletes Harshly for MarijuanaAt least one-third of the Power Five conference schools are not punishing athletes as harshly as they were 10 years ago for testing positive for marijuana and other so-called recreational drugs, according to an investigation by The Associated Press.
World's Longest Bicycle Spans 117-Feet—Half a City Block!
Fri, 20 Nov 2015 09:10:45 -0500
World's Longest Bicycle Spans 117-Feet—Half a City Block!Clear the streets! Dutch cycling group Mijl Van Mares Werkploeg just broke the 2016 world record for longest bicycle.  At a whopping 117 feet long, the bike stretches half a city block and spans farther than the word’s longest limo, at 100 feet long. Per Guinness World Record’s requirements, it has just two wheels and is actually operable. The bike stretches half a city block. (Photo: Guinness World Records) In the video, Mara Montalbano shows us how it rides.
Why I Like It When My 8-year-old Loses at Sports
Fri, 20 Nov 2015 05:00:43 -0500
Why I Like It When My 8-year-old Loses at Sports“In business, you either close a deal or you don’t — and if you don’t, you can’t just say, ‘Well, everybody tried hard, right?’” Jen Welter, a sports psychologist and the first female coach in the NFL, tells Yahoo Parenting.
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Latest TOP news from www.espn.comhttp://www.espn.com30enESPN Inc. http://www.espn.comCopyright 2015 ESPN Inc.Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:22:13 GMThttps://a.espncdn.com/i/espn/teamlogos/lrg/trans/espn_dotcom_black.gifwww.espn.com - TOPhttp://www.espn.com110110Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:24:34 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 15:13:38 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 14:00:17 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 16:18:28 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:02:25 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 13:50:03 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 15:14:48 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:05:45 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 02:35:43 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 10:25:07 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 23:01:10 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:07:25 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 18:03:30 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 07:51:03 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:24:45 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:26:01 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:27:54 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:29:53 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:31:40 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 15:33:41 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 22:25:54 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 22:34:08 ESTTue, 15 Jan 2019 15:00:23 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 15:04:02 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:45:09 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:15:22 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:36:12 ESTThu, 17 Jan 2019 05:59:31 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 19:10:55 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:57:35 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:57:28 ESTWed, 16 Jan 2019 21:44:46 ESTFri, 28 Dec 2018 15:54:58 EST" target="_blank">www.espn.com - TOPLatest TOP news from www.espn.comhttp://www.espn.com30enESPN Inc. http://www.espn.comCopyright 2015 ESPN Inc.Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:22:13 GMThttps://a.espncdn.com/i/espn/teamlogos/lrg/trans/espn_dotcom_black.gifwww.espn.com - TOPhttp://www.espn.com110110OTL: Football facing growing insurance issueFrom the NFL to rec leagues, football is facing a stark new threat: An evaporating insurance market that is fundamentally altering the sport's economics, squeezing and even killing off programs faced with higher costs and a scarcity of available coverage.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489927_2_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/espn/story/_/id/25776964/insurance-market-football-evaporating-causing-major-threat-nfl-pop-warner-colleges-espnWed, 16 Jan 2019 10:24:34 EST25776964Durant, Harden trail in fan vote; draft on Feb. 7Five days are left in the fan vote for the NBA All-Star Game, and for now the Warriors' Kevin Durant and the Rockets' James Harden remain outside of the Western Conference starting five.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0101/r483859_600x600_1-1.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25786429/latest-nba-all-star-game-voting-kevin-durant-james-harden-outThu, 17 Jan 2019 15:13:38 EST25786429Source: Fournette challenges void of guaranteesJaguars RB Leonard Fournette has filed a challenge to the team's decision to void the guaranteed money in the final two years of his contract, a league source confirmed.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1216/r478232_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/25786300/jacksonville-jaguars-rb-leonard-fournette-challenges-void-guaranteed-moneyThu, 17 Jan 2019 14:00:17 EST25786300Canelo will face Jacobs to unify titles on May 4Canelo Alvarez will meet Daniel Jacobs to unify their 160-pound world titles on May 4 -- Cinco de Mayo weekend -- at a venue to be determined, though the fight it is likely to be at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, site of four of Alvarez's past six fights.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1217/r478859_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/25787300/canelo-alvarez-daniel-jacobs-set-4-bout-unify-titlesThu, 17 Jan 2019 16:18:28 EST25787300Fans can interact with NBA refs during gamesThe NBA's referee association is bringing back a program in which officials interact with fans on social media during games.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2016/0607/r90358_2_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25785435/fans-interact-social-media-real-refs-gamesThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:02:25 EST25785435Sources: Yankees, Ottavino reach 3-year dealFree-agent reliever Adam Ottavino, who had a breakout 2018 season as the setup man for closer Wade Davis with the Rockies, has agreed to sign with the Yankees, sources told ESPN.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2017/0809/r241850_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/25786311/free-agent-relief-pitcher-adam-ottavino-sign-new-york-yankeesThu, 17 Jan 2019 13:50:03 EST25786311Sources: 'Plan A' is for Mavs, Smith to reconcile"Plan A" is for the Mavericks to fix their relationship with frustrated point guard Dennis Smith Jr., as the team believes he has star potential, sources told ESPN.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/0216/r328894_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25786857/dallas-mavericks-hope-reconcile-frustrated-pg-dennis-smith-jrThu, 17 Jan 2019 15:14:48 EST25786857'Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere' approach ends now for CerroneDonald 'Cowboy' Cerrone has been lauded for his willingness to fight anyone, anytime, anywhere. Now in the final stages of his career, he's stopping that in pursuit of finally winning a UFC belt.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489814_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mma/story/_/id/25785662/donald-cerrone-last-dance-ufcThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:05:45 EST25785662Day 5 Australian Open preview: Roger Federer faces tough American opponentIt's an action-packed Day 5 at the Australian Open, with the best of the action set to take place on Rod Laver Arena. Here's what to look out for on Day 5.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489393_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/tennis/story/_/id/25783262/day-5-australian-open-preview-roger-federer-maria-sharapova-rafael-nadal-angelique-kerber-headline-action-packed-day-center-courtThu, 17 Jan 2019 02:35:43 EST25783262The myth of the Patriots' underdog statusTom Brady wants us to think that no one believes in him. That's true, unless you ask any of his fans, supporters in the game and the media, or the millions who've already crowned him the GOAT.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0114/r488534_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/25776965/new-england-patriots-quarterback-tom-brady-pulls-underdog-card-nfl-2018Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:25:07 EST25776965Years of sorrow haven't taken everything from Rams CB Nickell Robey-ColemanThe Rams' nickel corner lost his infant son five days before facing the Chiefs. He hasn't missed a game and hasn't let tragedy stifle his spirit.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489663_2_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/blog/los-angeles-rams/post/_/id/39705/lifetime-of-sorrow-hasnt-taken-everything-from-rams-cb-nickell-robey-colemanWed, 16 Jan 2019 23:01:10 ESTlos-angeles-rams-39705'He's from Krypton or something': Steven Adams is the NBA world's strongest manOKC's big man is a physical relic of the past who will grind possessions in the paint and overpower you to get there.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489687_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25779289/steven-adams-nba-world-strongest-manWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:07:25 EST25779289Picking offseason priorities for NFL teams drafting in the top 10What should Kliff Kingsbury focus on first this offseason? We helped out the new Cardinals coach and the rest of the league's worst teams.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489744_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/25780133/offseason-priorities-nfl-teams-top-10-picks-2019-draftWed, 16 Jan 2019 18:03:30 EST25780133Latest Harper, Machado predictions: Will duo sign by Super Bowl Sunday?With the offseason providing few answers for baseball's superstar free agents, we shed some light on where things stand and where they're headed.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1218/r479269_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/25769367/will-bryce-harper-manny-machado-sign-super-bowl-sunday-other-burning-questionsThu, 17 Jan 2019 07:51:03 EST25769367Ariel & The Bad Guy Live: Official weigh-ins, 9 a.m. ET, Friday on ESPN+nullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_WeighIn_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/db16b79f-4b13-4389-8651-428c76d8bf2e/ariel--the-bad-guy-liveWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:24:45 ESTdb16b79f-4b13-4389-8651-428c76d8bf2ePre-fight show: The crew breaks down the cardnullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_PreFight_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/4db9c8cf-c082-42d9-b3e6-e0145788ef74/ufc-prefight-showWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:26:01 EST4db9c8cf-c082-42d9-b3e6-e0145788ef74Early prelims at 6 p.m. ET, Saturday on ESPN+: Edwards, Neal and morenullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_EarlyPrelims_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/05263798-df90-40c0-bd03-a1274768e6cb/ufc-fight-night-presented-by-modeloWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:27:54 EST05263798-df90-40c0-bd03-a1274768e6cbPrelims at 8 p.m. ET on ESPNnullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_Prelims_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/3456405/ufc-fight-night-presented-by-modeloWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:29:53 EST3456405Main card at 10 p.m. ET, Saturday on ESPN+: Cejudo-Dillashaw and morenullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_MainCard_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/93483136-79f8-4fd6-970d-8afbd5f43588/henry-cejudo-vs-tj-dillashaw-main-cardWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:31:40 EST93483136-79f8-4fd6-970d-8afbd5f43588Post-fight show: The crew breaks down all the winners and losersnullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_PostFight_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/389a998f-055b-4079-8782-f33f52655e00/ufc-postfight-showWed, 16 Jan 2019 15:33:41 EST389a998f-055b-4079-8782-f33f52655e00DeMarcus Cousins: 'I'm back, and I'm not looking back'In advance of his Warriors debut, the four-time All-Star sat down with ESPN's Rachel Nichols to discuss his injury, his tumultuous career and the talent overload in Oakland.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1211/r476094_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25781755/demarcus-cousins-back-not-looking-backWed, 16 Jan 2019 22:25:54 EST25781755He's on fire: James Harden's streak by the numbersThe reigning MVP is single-handedly carrying the Houston Rockets with a series of epic offensive outputs not seen since the likes of Wilt Chamberlain.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489849_2_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25781827/the-see-numbers-james-harden-incredible-hot-streakWed, 16 Jan 2019 22:34:08 EST25781827Too-early college football 2019 All-America teamTrevor or Tua? Tua or Trevor? Quarterback is only the start of the debates for this early look at next season's All-America team.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0103/r484298_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/25770491/too-early-college-football-2019-all-america-teamTue, 15 Jan 2019 15:00:23 EST25770491How Jalen Hurts fits in Lincoln Riley's QB factoryFollowing Heisman winners Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray, Hurts inherits a potent Sooners offense that has the potential to challenge Alabama and Tua Tagovailoa.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489626_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/25778371/loaded-oklahoma-team-give-jalen-hurts-shot-alabamaWed, 16 Jan 2019 15:04:02 EST25778371NHL Power Rankings after Week 15: Bar trivia for all 31 teamsThe Lightning continue their reign at No. 1. Plus, who has the most Canadian provinces represented on their roster? Which team is heaviest? And much more.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/pwrrnkgs_16x9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nhl/story/_/id/25779527/nhl-power-rankings-week-15-bar-trivia-all-31-teamsWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:45:09 EST25779527Wooden Watch: Can anyone catch Zion Williamson?Zion Williamson still leads the pack, but consistency from RJ Barrett and Grant Williams will be players to watch as the race continues on.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r490021_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/page/woodenwatch011719/zion-williamson-leading-packThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:15:22 ESTwoodenwatch011719How Juan Mata helped my brother, family grieve a tragic lossMan United's Juan Mata is a top footballer but what he did for my grieving 12-year-old brother was much bigger than the game, writes Andy Mitten.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r490033_2_1296x729_16-9.pnghttp://www.espn.com/soccer/club/manchester-united/360/blog/post/3753203/how-juan-mata-helped-my-12-year-old-brother-grieve-our-fathers-deathThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:36:12 EST3753203Where are the January transfer window signings?The January transfer window has been quiet so far, but what do the big teams need? How about Sergio Ramos at Arsenal and Luka Modric at Man United?https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2017/0815/r244412_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/soccer/blog/soccer-transfers/3/post/3753066/where-are-all-the-january-transfers-ramos-to-arsenal-and-modric-to-united-would-liven-things-upThu, 17 Jan 2019 05:59:31 ESTsoccer-transfers3-nullMLS Hot Stove: Is Almiron leaving Atlanta?Atlanta might have a Designated Player problem if one of their stars doesn't complete a move to England, while two Mexico stars are in limbo in LA.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489776_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/soccer/major-league-soccer/19/blog/post/3752778/mls-hot-stove-will-almiron-leave-atlanta-is-vela-going-to-barca-whats-next-for-gio-dos-santos-and-laWed, 16 Jan 2019 19:10:55 EST3752778Jennings wants title shot ... but he's willing to wait for itHeavyweight title contender Bryant Jennings faces Oscar Rivas on Friday and hopes he'll receive a title opportunity against either Deontay Wilder or Anthony Joshua. That, however, could take a little time.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489575_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/25777532/bryant-jennings-wants-title-shot-willing-wait-itWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:57:35 EST25777532Jennings vs. Rivas on ESPN+: How to watchLooking to watch the heavyweight fight between Bryant Jennings and Oscar Rivas on ESPN+ on Friday? Here's how to do it.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489678_2_1296x864_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/25778065/bryant-jennings-vs-oscar-rivas-how-watch-heavyweight-match-espn+Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:57:28 EST25778065Cody Rhodes on the origins and future of AEWAll Elite Wrestling has the professional wrestling business buzzing, and Cody Rhodes -- one of the key players in the new Khan family-backed promotion -- has a lot to say about AEW's origins and future plans.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489821_2_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/wwe/story/_/id/25781334/cody-rhodes-all-elite-wrestling-origins-future-chris-jericho-path-aewWed, 16 Jan 2019 21:44:46 EST25781334Reigning champ UCI tops College League of Legends Week 1 rankingsReigning College League of Legends champion University of California-Irvine tops the first ESPN College League of Legends Coaches Poll.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/0610/r383720_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/esports/story/_/id/25634040/espn-esports-college-league-legends-week-1-rankingsFri, 28 Dec 2018 15:54:58 EST25634040
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www.espn.com - TOPLatest TOP news from www.espn.comhttp://www.espn.com30enESPN Inc. http://www.espn.comCopyright 2015 ESPN Inc.Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:22:13 GMThttps://a.espncdn.com/i/espn/teamlogos/lrg/trans/espn_dotcom_black.gifwww.espn.com - TOPhttp://www.espn.com110110OTL: Football facing growing insurance issueFrom the NFL to rec leagues, football is facing a stark new threat: An evaporating insurance market that is fundamentally altering the sport's economics, squeezing and even killing off programs faced with higher costs and a scarcity of available coverage.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489927_2_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/espn/story/_/id/25776964/insurance-market-football-evaporating-causing-major-threat-nfl-pop-warner-colleges-espnWed, 16 Jan 2019 10:24:34 EST25776964Durant, Harden trail in fan vote; draft on Feb. 7Five days are left in the fan vote for the NBA All-Star Game, and for now the Warriors' Kevin Durant and the Rockets' James Harden remain outside of the Western Conference starting five.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0101/r483859_600x600_1-1.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25786429/latest-nba-all-star-game-voting-kevin-durant-james-harden-outThu, 17 Jan 2019 15:13:38 EST25786429Source: Fournette challenges void of guaranteesJaguars RB Leonard Fournette has filed a challenge to the team's decision to void the guaranteed money in the final two years of his contract, a league source confirmed.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1216/r478232_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/25786300/jacksonville-jaguars-rb-leonard-fournette-challenges-void-guaranteed-moneyThu, 17 Jan 2019 14:00:17 EST25786300Canelo will face Jacobs to unify titles on May 4Canelo Alvarez will meet Daniel Jacobs to unify their 160-pound world titles on May 4 -- Cinco de Mayo weekend -- at a venue to be determined, though the fight it is likely to be at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, site of four of Alvarez's past six fights.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1217/r478859_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/25787300/canelo-alvarez-daniel-jacobs-set-4-bout-unify-titlesThu, 17 Jan 2019 16:18:28 EST25787300Fans can interact with NBA refs during gamesThe NBA's referee association is bringing back a program in which officials interact with fans on social media during games.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2016/0607/r90358_2_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25785435/fans-interact-social-media-real-refs-gamesThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:02:25 EST25785435Sources: Yankees, Ottavino reach 3-year dealFree-agent reliever Adam Ottavino, who had a breakout 2018 season as the setup man for closer Wade Davis with the Rockies, has agreed to sign with the Yankees, sources told ESPN.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2017/0809/r241850_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/25786311/free-agent-relief-pitcher-adam-ottavino-sign-new-york-yankeesThu, 17 Jan 2019 13:50:03 EST25786311Sources: 'Plan A' is for Mavs, Smith to reconcile"Plan A" is for the Mavericks to fix their relationship with frustrated point guard Dennis Smith Jr., as the team believes he has star potential, sources told ESPN.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/0216/r328894_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25786857/dallas-mavericks-hope-reconcile-frustrated-pg-dennis-smith-jrThu, 17 Jan 2019 15:14:48 EST25786857'Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere' approach ends now for CerroneDonald 'Cowboy' Cerrone has been lauded for his willingness to fight anyone, anytime, anywhere. Now in the final stages of his career, he's stopping that in pursuit of finally winning a UFC belt.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489814_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mma/story/_/id/25785662/donald-cerrone-last-dance-ufcThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:05:45 EST25785662Day 5 Australian Open preview: Roger Federer faces tough American opponentIt's an action-packed Day 5 at the Australian Open, with the best of the action set to take place on Rod Laver Arena. Here's what to look out for on Day 5.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489393_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/tennis/story/_/id/25783262/day-5-australian-open-preview-roger-federer-maria-sharapova-rafael-nadal-angelique-kerber-headline-action-packed-day-center-courtThu, 17 Jan 2019 02:35:43 EST25783262The myth of the Patriots' underdog statusTom Brady wants us to think that no one believes in him. That's true, unless you ask any of his fans, supporters in the game and the media, or the millions who've already crowned him the GOAT.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0114/r488534_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/25776965/new-england-patriots-quarterback-tom-brady-pulls-underdog-card-nfl-2018Wed, 16 Jan 2019 10:25:07 EST25776965Years of sorrow haven't taken everything from Rams CB Nickell Robey-ColemanThe Rams' nickel corner lost his infant son five days before facing the Chiefs. He hasn't missed a game and hasn't let tragedy stifle his spirit.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489663_2_600x400_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/blog/los-angeles-rams/post/_/id/39705/lifetime-of-sorrow-hasnt-taken-everything-from-rams-cb-nickell-robey-colemanWed, 16 Jan 2019 23:01:10 ESTlos-angeles-rams-39705'He's from Krypton or something': Steven Adams is the NBA world's strongest manOKC's big man is a physical relic of the past who will grind possessions in the paint and overpower you to get there.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489687_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25779289/steven-adams-nba-world-strongest-manWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:07:25 EST25779289Picking offseason priorities for NFL teams drafting in the top 10What should Kliff Kingsbury focus on first this offseason? We helped out the new Cardinals coach and the rest of the league's worst teams.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489744_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/25780133/offseason-priorities-nfl-teams-top-10-picks-2019-draftWed, 16 Jan 2019 18:03:30 EST25780133Latest Harper, Machado predictions: Will duo sign by Super Bowl Sunday?With the offseason providing few answers for baseball's superstar free agents, we shed some light on where things stand and where they're headed.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1218/r479269_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/25769367/will-bryce-harper-manny-machado-sign-super-bowl-sunday-other-burning-questionsThu, 17 Jan 2019 07:51:03 EST25769367Ariel & The Bad Guy Live: Official weigh-ins, 9 a.m. ET, Friday on ESPN+nullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_WeighIn_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/db16b79f-4b13-4389-8651-428c76d8bf2e/ariel--the-bad-guy-liveWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:24:45 ESTdb16b79f-4b13-4389-8651-428c76d8bf2ePre-fight show: The crew breaks down the cardnullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_PreFight_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/4db9c8cf-c082-42d9-b3e6-e0145788ef74/ufc-prefight-showWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:26:01 EST4db9c8cf-c082-42d9-b3e6-e0145788ef74Early prelims at 6 p.m. ET, Saturday on ESPN+: Edwards, Neal and morenullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_EarlyPrelims_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/05263798-df90-40c0-bd03-a1274768e6cb/ufc-fight-night-presented-by-modeloWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:27:54 EST05263798-df90-40c0-bd03-a1274768e6cbPrelims at 8 p.m. ET on ESPNnullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_Prelims_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/3456405/ufc-fight-night-presented-by-modeloWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:29:53 EST3456405Main card at 10 p.m. ET, Saturday on ESPN+: Cejudo-Dillashaw and morenullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_MainCard_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/93483136-79f8-4fd6-970d-8afbd5f43588/henry-cejudo-vs-tj-dillashaw-main-cardWed, 16 Jan 2019 11:31:40 EST93483136-79f8-4fd6-970d-8afbd5f43588Post-fight show: The crew breaks down all the winners and losersnullhttps://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/BK_PostFight_1296x729.jpghttp://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/389a998f-055b-4079-8782-f33f52655e00/ufc-postfight-showWed, 16 Jan 2019 15:33:41 EST389a998f-055b-4079-8782-f33f52655e00DeMarcus Cousins: 'I'm back, and I'm not looking back'In advance of his Warriors debut, the four-time All-Star sat down with ESPN's Rachel Nichols to discuss his injury, his tumultuous career and the talent overload in Oakland.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/1211/r476094_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25781755/demarcus-cousins-back-not-looking-backWed, 16 Jan 2019 22:25:54 EST25781755He's on fire: James Harden's streak by the numbersThe reigning MVP is single-handedly carrying the Houston Rockets with a series of epic offensive outputs not seen since the likes of Wilt Chamberlain.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489849_2_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/25781827/the-see-numbers-james-harden-incredible-hot-streakWed, 16 Jan 2019 22:34:08 EST25781827Too-early college football 2019 All-America teamTrevor or Tua? Tua or Trevor? Quarterback is only the start of the debates for this early look at next season's All-America team.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0103/r484298_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/25770491/too-early-college-football-2019-all-america-teamTue, 15 Jan 2019 15:00:23 EST25770491How Jalen Hurts fits in Lincoln Riley's QB factoryFollowing Heisman winners Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray, Hurts inherits a potent Sooners offense that has the potential to challenge Alabama and Tua Tagovailoa.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489626_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/25778371/loaded-oklahoma-team-give-jalen-hurts-shot-alabamaWed, 16 Jan 2019 15:04:02 EST25778371NHL Power Rankings after Week 15: Bar trivia for all 31 teamsThe Lightning continue their reign at No. 1. Plus, who has the most Canadian provinces represented on their roster? Which team is heaviest? And much more.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/pwrrnkgs_16x9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/nhl/story/_/id/25779527/nhl-power-rankings-week-15-bar-trivia-all-31-teamsWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:45:09 EST25779527Wooden Watch: Can anyone catch Zion Williamson?Zion Williamson still leads the pack, but consistency from RJ Barrett and Grant Williams will be players to watch as the race continues on.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r490021_1296x518_5-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/page/woodenwatch011719/zion-williamson-leading-packThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:15:22 ESTwoodenwatch011719How Juan Mata helped my brother, family grieve a tragic lossMan United's Juan Mata is a top footballer but what he did for my grieving 12-year-old brother was much bigger than the game, writes Andy Mitten.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r490033_2_1296x729_16-9.pnghttp://www.espn.com/soccer/club/manchester-united/360/blog/post/3753203/how-juan-mata-helped-my-12-year-old-brother-grieve-our-fathers-deathThu, 17 Jan 2019 12:36:12 EST3753203Where are the January transfer window signings?The January transfer window has been quiet so far, but what do the big teams need? How about Sergio Ramos at Arsenal and Luka Modric at Man United?https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2017/0815/r244412_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/soccer/blog/soccer-transfers/3/post/3753066/where-are-all-the-january-transfers-ramos-to-arsenal-and-modric-to-united-would-liven-things-upThu, 17 Jan 2019 05:59:31 ESTsoccer-transfers3-nullMLS Hot Stove: Is Almiron leaving Atlanta?Atlanta might have a Designated Player problem if one of their stars doesn't complete a move to England, while two Mexico stars are in limbo in LA.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489776_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/soccer/major-league-soccer/19/blog/post/3752778/mls-hot-stove-will-almiron-leave-atlanta-is-vela-going-to-barca-whats-next-for-gio-dos-santos-and-laWed, 16 Jan 2019 19:10:55 EST3752778Jennings wants title shot ... but he's willing to wait for itHeavyweight title contender Bryant Jennings faces Oscar Rivas on Friday and hopes he'll receive a title opportunity against either Deontay Wilder or Anthony Joshua. That, however, could take a little time.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0116/r489575_1296x729_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/25777532/bryant-jennings-wants-title-shot-willing-wait-itWed, 16 Jan 2019 16:57:35 EST25777532Jennings vs. Rivas on ESPN+: How to watchLooking to watch the heavyweight fight between Bryant Jennings and Oscar Rivas on ESPN+ on Friday? Here's how to do it.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489678_2_1296x864_3-2.jpghttp://www.espn.com/boxing/story/_/id/25778065/bryant-jennings-vs-oscar-rivas-how-watch-heavyweight-match-espn+Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:57:28 EST25778065Cody Rhodes on the origins and future of AEWAll Elite Wrestling has the professional wrestling business buzzing, and Cody Rhodes -- one of the key players in the new Khan family-backed promotion -- has a lot to say about AEW's origins and future plans.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2019/0117/r489821_2_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/wwe/story/_/id/25781334/cody-rhodes-all-elite-wrestling-origins-future-chris-jericho-path-aewWed, 16 Jan 2019 21:44:46 EST25781334Reigning champ UCI tops College League of Legends Week 1 rankingsReigning College League of Legends champion University of California-Irvine tops the first ESPN College League of Legends Coaches Poll.https://a.espncdn.com/photo/2018/0610/r383720_608x342_16-9.jpghttp://www.espn.com/esports/story/_/id/25634040/espn-esports-college-league-legends-week-1-rankingsFri, 28 Dec 2018 15:54:58 EST25634040
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North Carolina coach Roy Williams weighs in on LeBron James-Michael Jordan debate
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:49:23 -0500
North Carolina coach Roy Williams is the latest to join the debate over the greatest player of all-time -- LeBron James or Michael Jordan.
     
 
 
Letter grades for every college football coaching hire this offseason
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:42:06 -0500
Assigning grades to college football's new coaching hires coming out of the 2018 season. There were a lot of big names but still some intriguing moves.
     
 
 
Journalist in Ghana who helped expose FIFA corruption shot dead
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:46:02 -0500
Ahmed Hussein-Suale, who helped expose a high-ranking official at world soccer body FIFA as corrupt, was shot dead by gunmen on a motorbike.
     
 
 
UConn coach Dan Hurley, Tulsa's Frank Haith tossed after handshake
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:13:29 -0500
Dan Hurley and Frank Haith were ejected after shaking hands following a tense moment during Tulsa's win over UConn.
     
 
 
Carl Nicks: The forgotten Indiana State basketball phenom overshadowed by Larry Bird
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:11:39 -0500
At Indiana State, Carl Nicks would be called second fiddle. Bird-feeder. That guy who played with Larry. But Nicks was no understudy to Larry Bird.
     
 
 
Cincinnati's Mick Cronin says refs who ejected him should be suspended
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:12:46 -0500
Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin wants officials to receive punishment for ejecting him in his team's Tuesday night win against South Florida.
     
 
 
Why Phillip Fulmer got banned from Tennessee football practice for coaching linemen
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:13:26 -0500
Tennessee AD Phillip Fulmer saw a couple of offensive linemen he thought needed coaching during a drill so he jumped in and coached them up.
     
 
 
USA TODAY Sports' NFC, AFC Championship Game picks: Who advances to Super Bowl LIII?
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:24:37 -0500
Who's printing tickets for Super Sunday? USA TODAY Sports' panel of experts makes championship game picks for Rams-Saints and Patriots-Chiefs.
     
 
 
UConn sophomore Megan Walker outscores Tulane with 34 points against Green Wave's 33
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:47:18 -0500
UConn sophomore Megan Walker scored a career-high 34 points on Wednesday, more than the entire Tulane roster in the Huskies' 75-33 win.
     
 
 
Ex-NFL player Jonathan Martin to stand trial over threatening social media post
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:46:57 -0500
Former NFL player Jonathan Martin must stand trial on criminal threat charges stemming from 2018 Instagram post, a Los Angeles judge ruled Wednesday.
     
 
 
Paxton Lynch signs with Seattle Seahawks after year out of NFL
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:57:27 -0500
Paxton Lynch last just two years with the Denver Broncos after being selected with the No. 26 pick in the 2016 NFL draft.
     
 
 
High school football player dies due to complications with ACL surgery
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:09:26 -0500
Nick Dixon, 18, of Spartanburg HS in South Carolina died from complications from surgery to repair torn ACL and meniscus, a family friend said.
     
 
 
Adam Ottavino set to join Yankees' elite bullpen
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:18:38 -0500
The Yankees have added relief pitcher Adam Ottavino, filling the void left by David Robertson.
     
 
 
Ad Meter: Pick the best Super Bowl commercials!
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 08:43:15 -0500
Only interested in the Super Bowl for the awesome commercials? Then this is for you.
     
 
 
Baseball Hall of Fame countdown: Roger Clemens, dominant, but likely snubbed again
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:06:47 -0500
A controversial figure, Roger Clemens won 354 games and seven Cy Young awards in his 24-year career.
     
 
 
The best Super Bowl commercials of the 2010s, according to Ad Meter
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:49:42 -0500
With the 31st edition of annual Ad Meter competition fast approaching, let’s take a look at the highest rated Super Bowl spots of the the 2010s.
     
 
 
NHL's high-profile teams bottoming out: How soon before they are competitive again?
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:47:43 -0500
Top NHL markets such as the Red Wings, Rangers, Kings and Blackhawks are among the worst teams. A look at their future rebuild prospects.
     
 
 
Kyrie Irving says he apologized to LeBron James in discussion about leadership
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:57:38 -0500
Kyrie Irving said a conversation with former teammate LeBron James helped him realize how he can be a better leader for the Celtics.
     
 
 
Opinion: DeMarcus Cousins might try to help make Warriors America's 'most hated team'
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:26:41 -0500
DeMarcus Cousins is wrong when he says the Golden State Warriors are America's most hated team, but he might try to help make his claim a reality.
     
 
 
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