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'It's how you make history': The run that punched Toronto's first Finals ticket - Sun, 26 May 2019
In a span of less than eight minutes, Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors changed the fate of the East finals.

Bucks' elimination puts focus on Giannis' future in Milwaukee - Sat, 25 May 2019
Giannis Antetokounmpo will be eligible for a supermax extension in 2020, and the superstar's contract status will loom large as the Bucks enter a busy offseason.

Kawhi trade pays off with Raptors' Finals berth - Sun, 26 May 2019
As he has been throughout the playoffs, Kawhi Leonard was the difference-maker for the Raptors in Saturday night's Game 6, prompting president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri to label him "the best player in the league."

Auburn radio voice, wife die following car crash - Sat, 25 May 2019
Rod Bramblett, who served as the radio voice for Auburn football, basketball and baseball, and his wife, Paula, died from injuries suffered in a car crash Saturday night in Alabama, the Lee County Coroner's Office confirmed.

Warriors heavy favorites over Raptors for Finals - Sat, 25 May 2019
Toronto opened as a +260 underdog at Caesars Sportsbook in the series. In the past eight NBA Finals, only last season's Cavaliers were larger underdogs at the start than the Raptors.

Bucks' Middleton: 'Hopefully we learn from this' - Sun, 26 May 2019
When the Bucks made mistakes in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Raptors capitalized, and that was the difference in Toronto's series-clinching win. Khris Middleton said afterward that the team has to learn from its mistakes.

McNabb still stumping: 'I am a Hall of Famer' - Sat, 25 May 2019
Donovan McNabb said he "absolutely" believes that he should be in the Hall of Fame and that his statistics are better than Troy Aikman, who won three Super Bowls with the Cowboys.

Virginia edges Duke, awaits Yale in lacrosse final - Sat, 25 May 2019
Virginia edged Duke in double overtime to reach the NCAA men's lacrosse final on Monday. It will play Yale, a 21-17 winner over top-seeded Penn State.

What we know and don't know about this Warriors-Raptors Finals - Sun, 26 May 2019
Here's everything you need to know about the NBA's championship round.

These five factors will determine Roger Federer's run at French Open - Sat, 25 May 2019
What are Roger Federer's chances of making a deep run at Roland Garros? These areas probably hold the answer in his first French Open since 2015.

Experts' picks: Who will win it all at the French Open? - Fri, 24 May 2019
Rafael Nadal or Novak Djokovic? Simona Halep or Kiki Bertens? And who are the dark-horse contenders? ESPN's tennis experts make their Paris picks.

Lowe: How Golden State reclaimed its juggernaut style - Sun, 19 May 2019
When Kevin Durant left with an injury, the Warriors tapped into their roots for six big wins.

Four clubs vie for two Champions League places - Sat, 25 May 2019
All eyes will be on the chase for third and fourth when the Italian season comes to a close on Sunday. Here's how the final day could play out.

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down - Tue, 21 May 2019
By agreeing to a deal to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does business.

Valverde must take blame for Barcelona's Copa del Rey humiliation - Sat, 25 May 2019
Barcelona was outplayed and outcoached in a 2-1 loss that could put manager Ernesto Valverde's job in serious jeopardy.

The NHL's ultimate troll: Why opponents hate Brad Marchand - Fri, 24 May 2019
The slew-foots, the elbows, the Twitter trolling, the ... licking?

By the numbers: How the Bruins, Blues match up - Fri, 24 May 2019
We break down the matchups in goal, at forward, on defense, on special teams and everything in between.

Seattle Storm open WNBA season with win despite missing stars - Sat, 25 May 2019
Breanna Stewart and Sue Bird are out, but the Storm's remaining players from last year's title team can be effective if they play their games.

Bengals' Zac Taylor is young, but confident to do things his way - Sat, 25 May 2019
Change has come to Cincinnati in the form of the 35-year-old Taylor, who is already impressing with his vision, intelligence and attention to detail.

Broncos need Courtland Sutton, DaeSean Hamilton to flourish quickly - Sat, 25 May 2019
With Emmanuel Sanders still rehabbing, second-year receivers Sutton and Hamilton will likely lead the way for a new Broncos offense.

Predicting the next NFL players who could force contract standoffs - Fri, 24 May 2019
Le'Veon Bell rewrote the book on how to negotiate a second NFL contract. Here are the young standouts who could be tempted to follow his lead.

Saints can't avoid Michael Thomas, Cameron Jordan megadeals much longer - Fri, 24 May 2019
The Saints have a list of underpaid stars who'll need new deals, but they have to take care of their All-Pros first.

Jose Pedraza scores first stoppage win in five years - Sun, 26 May 2019
Former lightweight world titleholder Jose Pedraza, in his first fight since losing his belt to Vasiliy Lomachenko, dominated Antonio Lozada for a TKO victory.

2019 Indianapolis 500: Row-by-row race preview - Sat, 25 May 2019
The most important information on every driver in the race, from car color to what kind of milk they'd drink if they won, to why one has Bill Murray on his helmet.

George Steinbrenner IV, 22, fits right in at Indianapolis as a team owner - Sat, 25 May 2019
At a storied race and in a sport where last names often matter the most, the Young Boss is learning alongside the Andrettis and Unsers and finding parallels to the Yankees.