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09-18 06:39 - More Bam and a third-quarter blitz: How Miami got within two wins of the NBA Finals - The Heat rallied from 17 points down to take a 2-0 series lead. Our experts break down Miami's latest statement. Read More
09-18 02:21 - Celtics downplay locker room angst after loss - Celtics guard Marcus Smart could be heard yelling at his teammates in the locker room following Thursday night's loss to the Heat, according to ESPN's Malika Andrews. After the game, players and coach Brad Stevens tried to downplay the situation. Read More
09-18 02:21 - LeBron: Respect for Nuggets 'out of this world' - After watching the Denver Nuggets rally to win a pair of playoff series in which they trailed 3-1, Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James said Thursday that his team's respect level for the Nuggets "is out of this world." Read More
09-18 02:21 - Wade: 'Gonna come back and be a Buckeye' - Ohio State cornerback Shaun Wade, who originally opted out of the 2020 season amid Big Ten uncertainty, has said he'll return to the Buckeyes now that the season will begin in October. Read More
09-18 02:21 - Yanks set franchise first with 5 HRs in one inning - The Yankees became the seventh team in MLB history to hit five homers in an inning, achieving the feat in the fourth inning of Thursday's game against the Jays. Read More
09-18 02:21 - Twins' Donaldson ejected at plate after HR trot - Twins slugger Josh Donaldson was ejected from Thursday's game against the White Sox for kicking dirt on home plate after crossing it following a sixth-inning home run. Read More
09-18 02:21 - Inter Miami signs striker Higuain from Juventus - MLS club Inter Miami has signed former Argentina international striker Gonzalo Higuain from Juventus. Higuain, 32, will be a Designated Player, joining Rodolfo Pizarro and Matias Pellegrini as the team's highest-paid squad members. Read More
09-18 06:25 - Browns' Baker Mayfield again uses Thursday night game to break through - Mayfield’s NFL career began on a Thursday night. It might have just been revitalized on a Thursday night, as well. Read More
09-18 01:48 - For a day, the U.S. Open and Winged Foot gave everybody a break. Will it last? - The U.S. Open, especially at Winged Foot, is not supposed to be easy. It's not supposed to be hard. It's supposed to be impossible. On Thursday, it wasn't. Will that change, or is the USGA softening? Read More
09-18 02:09 - Guide to every Week 2 NFL game: Picks, matchup nuggets, more - What to watch for in every game. Bold predictions. Fantasy advice. Key stats to know. And, of course, score predictions. It's all here for Week 2. Read More
09-18 02:09 - The NFL got through Week 1 ... now what? Looming concerns for the rest of the season - Can the league play a full season? And what happens as more fans are allowed into games? Read More
09-17 11:40 - Berry: QBs, RBs, WRs and TEs I love -- and hate -- for Week 2 - Matthew Berry lists his favorites for each position, but he begins with The Fantasy Show and its 250th episode. Read More
09-18 02:17 - Yankees tee off again as White Sox, Rays clinch, plus current postseason bracket - With the Rays and White Sox punching their playoff tickets, we look at who hopes to join them and more. Read More
09-18 01:58 - Ultimate Bundesliga preview: Who will challenge Bayern for the title? - Before you tune in to all the Bundesliga action on ESPN+, we break down what to watch for throughout the 2020-21 season. Read More
09-18 01:58 - Which Bundesliga team should you support? - Want to get into German soccer but don't know your Bayern from your Borussias? We've got you covered. Read More
09-18 01:47 - How to stop LeBron in the playoffs - How do you stop one of the greatest players of all time in the postseason? It's not easy -- and it doesn't last long. Read More
09-17 04:04 - How the Lakers became the NBA's no-drama team - Inside the secret dinner that took LeBron James' Lakers from all-drama to all-business. Read More
09-18 01:30 - Big Ten's PR approach deserves scrutiny, but on-field storylines are rich - In case you haven't heard, the Big Ten is returning. Here are the early storylines worth watching. Read More
09-18 01:21 - Good luck, playoff committee: The Big Ten is ready to bring the drama - This season could be more hotly contested than any, now that the Big Ten is returning. Read More
09-18 01:05 - KJ Sails on social injustice: I want to do something that will bring people together - South Florida DB KJ Sails shares how the past two years have put everything into perspective for him, from the deaths of his great-grandmother and a childhood friend to finding his way to speak out against social injustice and police brutality. Read More
09-18 02:26 - Mac Jones vs. Bryce Young: Two emerging QB legends, another major Alabama decision - Is this Tua vs. Hurts 2.0? Maybe not yet, but the latest Crimson Tide QB competition is shaping up as another Bama-style war of attrition. Read More
09-18 01:58 - Predictions, stats and schedule for the Stanley Cup Final - The matchup for the Stanley Cup Final is set. Here are our early predictions, along with stats for the matchup and the schedule. Read More
09-18 01:58 - Why a bunch of ex-Bruins are backing Rick Bowness in the Stanley Cup Final - We check in with players from the 1992 Bruins on why they want to see Bowness win. Read More
09-18 02:06 - 'I've always hated the guy': Inside the feud between Colby Covington and Tyron Woodley - Find out how a 2014 fight camp ignited a Tyron Woodley-Colby Covington feud that will finally reach the Octagon on Saturday. Read More
09-18 02:28 - Man United frustrated by transfer-hungry Twitter users - Man United fans have been vocal about their club's lack of signings this summer and the club are getting frustrated. It's ESPN's Insider Notebook! Read More
09-18 06:26 - How Tiger Woods was consistently inconsistent to start the U.S. Open - There were good moments, bad moments and plenty of moments of scrambling for Tiger in the first round of the U.S. Open. Read More
09-18 02:29 - Six years later, wild Super Bowl XLIX finish still felt by Patriots, Seahawks - Two of the NFL's most successful franchises over the past decade meet Sunday, and the echoes from an epic game still reverberate for both teams. Read More
09-18 02:29 - Could Allen Robinson really be traded? What we know, and why his contract is tricky - The 27-year-old Bears WR is frustrated and wants a new contract. Could he get that new deal from another team? Read More
09-18 04:26 - Lowe: Inside Miami's incredible turnaround, from the lottery to the East finals - Miami missed the playoffs a year ago. Now the Heat are two wins from the NBA Finals. Read More
09-18 06:04 - WNBA playoffs 2020: Lynx, Sun move on; Diana Taurasi, Candace Parker ponder what's next - Diana Taurasi and Candace Parker said they both plan to return next season after their teams were eliminated in the second round. Read More
09-18 06:04 - Aces' Wilson easily wins first WNBA MVP award - A'ja Wilson was announced as the WNBA's MVP on Thursday. Read More
09-18 06:36 - Bracketologists speak: What NCAA tournament forecasters expect from odd 2020-21 season - ESPN bracketologists Joe Lunardi and Charlie Creme look ahead to March. Read More
09-18 06:36 - Same as it ever was? 2020-21 college basketball season has plenty of precedent - Afraid of the altered look of the upcoming season? Relax. Much of what's to come is not new. Read More
09-18 01:43 - Ringside Seat: How can Jose Pedraza and Erickson Lubin get another title shot? Win on Saturday - Junior welterweight Jose Pedraza and junior middleweight Erickson Lubin have one more chance to get into title contention. Read More
09-17 11:32 - Juventus and Pirlo are gambling that the club legend can get the best out of Ronaldo Co. - Andrea Pirlo taking the reins at Juventus was surprising, but there's also little reason to doubt him. (There's little risk for Juve either.) Read More
09-18 02:26 - Belichick calls Seahawks QB Wilson underrated - Before facing the Seahawks this week, Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson is one of the best in the league. Read More
09-18 02:26 - Charlotte has O-line shortage, cancels Saturday's UNC game - Charlotte had several offensive linemen placed in quarantine because of COVID-19 contact tracing. Read More
09-18 02:26 - Sources: Liverpool seals transfer deal for Thiago - Liverpool has staved off Manchester United to seal a deal worth $25.8 million for Bayern Munich’s Thiago Alcantara. Read More
09-18 04:39 - PlayStation 5 showcase featuring Spider-Man, FFXVI a big win for Sony - Sony's latest showcase not only revealed the price and release date for the highly anticipated PS5, it also featured new trailers and gameplay footage of some big upcoming games. Read More
09-18 04:39 - Sony announces price, release date for PlayStation 5 - Sony announced Wednesday that the PlayStation 5 will be released Nov. 12 and cost $499. Read More
09-18 02:22 - Powerhouse ACC plays on as many NCAA women's soccer teams sit on sidelines - The conference with more women's soccer championships than any other opted for an abbreviated fall schedule now and a restart in the spring, when the NCAA plans to hold the College Cup. Read More