Graham Henry backs shock Dan Carter Rugby World Cup call

Dan Carter would not be out of place in the All Blacks squad at the Rugby World Cup in Japan later this year if selectors handed him a shock call-up to fill the gap left by the injured Damian...

Denver’s Nikola Jokic said he learned as a rookie from Spurs’ Tim Duncan

DENVER -- Nikola Jokic remembers feeling helpless on that April night in 2016.The Denver Nuggets center was a rookie facing Tim Duncan, who was in his 19th and final NBA season. Duncan scored a season-high 21 points and left...

Who Can PLAY for a National Championship?

To win the national championship, you have to get there. So, I thought "what if we forget about championships for a moment and just look at which teams have actually made it far enough to...

Nathan Adrian Announces PET Scans ‘Clean’

Nathan Adrian posted a promising update on his battle with testicular cancer on Monday. The Olympic champion said his PET scans were clean. “Scans came back clean. Back to real The post Nathan Adrian Announces PET Scans ‘Clean’ appeared first...

The Nets’ Joe Tsai Is Fined $35,000 for a Tweet About Officiating

Nets owner Joe Tsai was fined $35,000 by N.B.A. Commissioner Adam Silver on Monday for public statements detrimental to the league, becoming the latest member of the organization to be penalized for actions during the team’s playoff series against...

Kerber in pursuit of Career Slam at Roland Garros: ‘It is the greatest challenge’

Speaking to reporters ahead of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix, Kerber said she is fully aware of the stakes in Paris, but first things first: she has to get comfortable on the clay, her least favorite surface."You know clay...

GGG hopes to fight Alvarez with or without title

It's no secret that the fight former unified middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin wants most is a third crack at bitter rival Canelo Alvarez, who took his belts by disputed majority decision in their rematch last September, which came...

Recent Match Report – Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals, Indian Premier League, 40th Match

Delhi Capitals 193 for 4 (Pant 78*, Dhawan 54, Shreyas 2-47) beat Rajasthan Royals 191 for 6 (Rahane 105*, Smith 50, Rabada 2-37) by six wicketsAjinkya Rahane brought out his full repertoire of shots and then some uncharacteristic ones,...

Ex-UFC fighter Rodrigo de Lima killed in hit-and-run

Ex-UFC fighter Rodrigo de Lima was killed in Belém, Brazil on Sunday after getting into an argument with his rideshare driver.ESPN confirmed the 26-year-old’s death with Brazilian authorities. According to those authorities, de Lima got into an argument with Jefferson...

HS Prannoy slams BAI for Badminton Asia Championships snub

12:49 PM ETESPN staffA day ahead of the Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan, China, Commonwealth Games medallist HS Prannoy has alleged that he, along with compatriot Sai Praneeth have been wrongfully left out of the tournament.The Badminton Association of...