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Warriors GM: We didn't acquire Russell to flip him - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Golden State Warriors GM Bob Myers said Monday that the organization still hasn't decided whether new guard D'Angelo Russell fits into the team's long-term plans.

Sources: Waived JR Smith not headed to Lakers - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
JR Smith has been waived by the Cavaliers, but sources have told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that joining the Lakers and reuniting with LeBron James is unlikely.

Clarke stakes Grizzlies to summer league crown - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Brandon Clarke had 15 points and 16 rebounds to lead the eighth-seeded Memphis Grizzlies to a 95-92 victory Monday over the third-seeded Minnesota Timberwolves in the championship game of the NBA Las Vegas Summer League.

Riley: Hurts hasn't won Sooners' top QB job yet - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Sooners coach Lincoln Riley says transfer Jalen Hurts has been both smart and eager but hasn't yet won Oklahoma's starting quarterback job over talented freshmen Tanner Mordecai or Spencer Rattler.

Hall of Fame boxer Whitaker hit by car, dies - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Former world champion Pernell Whitaker was hit by a car in Virginia Beach on Sunday and died as a result of his injuries.

Sources: Cuban fined $50,000 for meeting leak - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Mavs owner Mark Cuban has been fined after leaking information about the vote to allow coaches' challenges during last week's Board of Governors meeting, sources said.

MLB trade deadline rumors, news, analysis and trade tracker - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Here's the latest intel we're hearing, key names to watch, reaction to completed deals and shopping lists for every team as July 31 approaches.

NBA Power Rankings: Who are the league's best teams now? - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Where do the league's contenders stand now? We're taking stock of all 30 teams as the dust settles on a wild offseason.

Anthony Davis: Rob Pelinka called 'every 30 to 45 minutes' during free agency - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
The new Lakers big man dishes on his exit from New Orleans, trying to recruit Kawhi Leonard and why he's not thinking beyond 2019-20 in L.A.

Navigating the cluttered mind of Jordan Spieth - Wed, 10 Jul 2019
Everything Jordan Spieth touched turned out so well. Then the slump hit. Now, everything is being analyzed and criticized. Can he find his way back?

Everything you need to know about The Open - Sun, 14 Jul 2019
From the favorites to the course, to Tiger, to where's Matthew Wolff, we look at everything that matters to get you set for The Open.

How The Open came back to Northern Ireland - Sun, 14 Jul 2019
It's been 68 years since The Open was held in a place other than Scotland or England. So why is golf's oldest major back at Royal Portrush?

SEC West: Can anyone challenge Alabama this time around? - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Can Alabama weather another staff shakeup? Can LSU take the next step? Can Auburn contend with a freshman QB? We dig into these questions and more in our SEC West team previews.

SEC East: Is it still Georgia's world? - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Can the Dawgs get past Alabama? Is Florida ready to challenge? And what did South Carolina do to deserve that schedule?

Graziano's crystal ball: Bold NFL predictions for the next three years - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Patrick Mahomes is going to break (money) records. Could Le'Veon Bell change teams again? Let's project the next three seasons.

'He's here with us': How the Angels honored Tyler Skaggs with an emotional, historic tribute - Sun, 14 Jul 2019
After losing their teammate and friend, the Halos added triumph to tragedy. Those who knew the pitcher best reflect on the hard homecoming and incredible night that followed.

Why we should no longer doubt Novak Djokovic's place among tennis' GOATs - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
For as long as he can remember, Novak Djokovic has been trying to catch and match his two main rivals, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. After a career-defining five-set victory over Federer at Wimbledon on Sunday, Djokovic is chasing them no more.

Djokovic-Federer tiebreaker creates drama, confusion and debate - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Wimbledon's new tiebreaker rule at 12-all in the final set came into play in the most dramatic way possible as Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer battled to the end.

'For now it hurts': Federer falls short of storybook ending at Wimbledon - Sun, 14 Jul 2019
In a heartbreaking, instant classic final, 37-year-old Roger Federer couldn't quite close the deal against rival Novak Djokovic to win his 21st Grand Slam title.

Serena Williams hasn't lost focus -- she's gained perspective - Sun, 14 Jul 2019
While Serena Williams remains one away from Margaret Court's record 24 Grand Slam titles, she already has cemented her place in history, on and off the court.

20 MMA thoughts, including why doubting Faber was a major mistake - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Urijah Faber, at 40, showed in his win against Ricky Simon that he still has a lot left. Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on that performance, as well as what to expect from Monday's show.

PFL playoffs: Bracket breakdowns at welterweight, women's lightweight - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Two of the six PFL playoff brackets are set, with some intriguing matchups. Marc Raimondi takes a look at where things go from here.

Power Rankings: Can Yankees bust Dodgers-Astros monopoly on No. 1? - Fri, 12 Jul 2019
The first-half rankings have been a two-team tango at the top, but the Bombers could be ready to cut in on Houston and L.A.

MLS Power Rankings: Galaxy drop ahead of LAFC clash; San Jose, Minnesota rise - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
This week sees LA Galaxy slide ahead of El Trafico, while San Jose and Minnesota rise in ESPN's MLS Power Rankings.

Pogba, Neymar, Bale and Ozil among those facing make-or-break seasons - Mon, 15 Jul 2019
Some of the biggest names in football go into the campaign with question marks over their future, both on and off the pitch.