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    Cubs turn record-tying 7 double plays in win


    The Cubs tied an MLB record with seven double plays in their win over the Pirates on Friday night, joining the 1942 Yankees and 1969...

    The Cubs tied an MLB record with seven double plays in their win over the Pirates on Friday night, joining the 1942 Yankees and 1969 Astros.

    Biles electrifies on opening night of nationals


    Simone Biles put on a show during the opening night of the U.S. Championships on Friday, stringing together one electric performance after the other to give herself a commanding lead over world champion Morgan...

    Simone Biles put on a show during the opening night of the U.S. Championships on Friday, stringing together one electric performance after the other to give herself a commanding lead over world champion Morgan Hurd.

    Ranking long-shot MVP candidates for 2018-19


    Taylor Hall wasn't even on the board before last season. Who could come out of nowhere this coming season? We pick eight long shots to...

    Taylor Hall wasn't even on the board before last season. Who could come out of nowhere this coming season? We pick eight long shots to watch.

    Mount Puckmore: Four players who define each Pacific team


    Who are the most iconic players for every Pacific team? Here are our picks -- and a chance for you to cast your...

    Who are the most iconic players for every Pacific team? Here are our picks -- and a chance for you to cast your votes.

    Report: Bills' McCarron suffers collarbone break


    Bills quarterback AJ McCarron sustained a broken right collarbone Friday in Buffalo's preseason game against the Browns, according to the Buffalo...

    Bills quarterback AJ McCarron sustained a broken right collarbone Friday in Buffalo's preseason game against the Browns, according to the Buffalo News.

    Jennings faces Dimitrenko, eyes title shot in near future


    Heavyweight Bryant Jennings wants another chance at a world title, but first he will have to battle through a 12-round fight with Alexander Dimitrenko on...

    Heavyweight Bryant Jennings wants another chance at a world title, but first he will have to battle through a 12-round fight with Alexander Dimitrenko on Saturday.

    Still lighting up the sky: Bristol Night Race turns 40


    The first night race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Aug. 26, 1978, wasn't overly dramatic, but the crowds kept growing and the event became one of auto racing's crown...

    The first night race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Aug. 26, 1978, wasn't overly dramatic, but the crowds kept growing and the event became one of auto racing's crown jewels.

    Breaking down the Bristol starting lineup


    Kyle Larson wins the pole after finishing second at Bristol in April, while Chase Elliott qualifies second. Here's the field for Saturday's Cup...

    Kyle Larson wins the pole after finishing second at Bristol in April, while Chase Elliott qualifies second. Here's the field for Saturday's Cup race.

    Confessions of a failed Ronaldo fan


    For some reason, Cristiano Ronaldo has as many haters as fans. Do we have him all...

    For some reason, Cristiano Ronaldo has as many haters as fans. Do we have him all wrong?

    Updated FAQ: The latest on the Maryland football controversy


    Following Friday's announcement that Maryland's board of regents is assuming control of the university's investigations, here's where things stand in the wake of the death of offensive lineman Jordan...

    Following Friday's announcement that Maryland's board of regents is assuming control of the university's investigations, here's where things stand in the wake of the death of offensive lineman Jordan McNair.

    Report alleges risky behavior by Smith at OSU


    Zach Smith had sex toys delivered to him at Ohio State's football offices in 2015, according to an online report Friday, raising more questions about the former assistant coach's conduct while employed there under Urban...

    Zach Smith had sex toys delivered to him at Ohio State's football offices in 2015, according to an online report Friday, raising more questions about the former assistant coach's conduct while employed there under Urban Meyer.

    Curry: 'For sure' I want to be Warrior for life


    Stephen Curry, during an appearance on The Bill Simmons Podcast this week, said he wants to be a Warrior for life. "For sure I do," Curry said. "This is home. This is where I want to be, for obvious...

    Stephen Curry, during an appearance on The Bill Simmons Podcast this week, said he wants to be a Warrior for life. "For sure I do," Curry said. "This is home. This is where I want to be, for obvious reasons."

    Wrestling isn't the same for Daniel Bryan in 2018 -- it's better.


    As expectations for him continue to soar, Daniel Bryan is just thankful to be back in the WWE ring and doing what he loves once...

    As expectations for him continue to soar, Daniel Bryan is just thankful to be back in the WWE ring and doing what he loves once again.

    C9 owner Etienne reflects on big year


    Cloud9's owner is savoring title wins in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Overwatch and a successful rebuild of his League of Legends...

    Cloud9's owner is savoring title wins in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Overwatch and a successful rebuild of his League of Legends roster.

    Helicopters over Lambeau left cops 'scrambling'


    Two helicopters that appeared over Lambeau Field after a first-quarter touchdown were U.S. Navy aircraft making a "side trip," according to a Green Bay police...

    Two helicopters that appeared over Lambeau Field after a first-quarter touchdown were U.S. Navy aircraft making a "side trip," according to a Green Bay police commander.

    Outhouse to penthouse? How the worst teams in sports responded


    With buzz around the 2018 Cleveland Browns, we look at how the worst teams in each sport since 2000 fared in the year after their atrocious...

    With buzz around the 2018 Cleveland Browns, we look at how the worst teams in each sport since 2000 fared in the year after their atrocious season.

    Can the Browns join this list of biggest turnarounds ever?


    The Browns are sure to win more games than they did last season (it'd only take one win!). How many will they win? ESPN's Football Power Index should give us a...

    The Browns are sure to win more games than they did last season (it'd only take one win!). How many will they win? ESPN's Football Power Index should give us a clue.

    Serena: Learned sister's killer out before match


    Serena Williams revealed to Time that she learned about 10 minutes before her July match against Johanna Konta, which ended in the most lopsided defeat of her career, that the man who killed her sister Yetunde Price had been...

    Serena Williams revealed to Time that she learned about 10 minutes before her July match against Johanna Konta, which ended in the most lopsided defeat of her career, that the man who killed her sister Yetunde Price had been paroled.

    Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for the 2018 season


    It's the must-read column -- and final edition -- of the fantasy football preseason, highlighting Matthew Berry's most undervalued and overvalued players in...

    It's the must-read column -- and final edition -- of the fantasy football preseason, highlighting Matthew Berry's most undervalued and overvalued players in drafts.

    Where QB battles stand heading into Week 1


    Could Jalen Hurts get the first snap for Bama? Who will start for Clemson, Texas and several others? We update the QB choices still to be...

    Could Jalen Hurts get the first snap for Bama? Who will start for Clemson, Texas and several others? We update the QB choices still to be decided.

    Why Urena hitting Acuna needs to be a wake-up call for MLB


    In our weekly roundup, we explore how baseball should crack down on headhunting, catch up with Mike Moustakas in Milwaukee and...

    In our weekly roundup, we explore how baseball should crack down on headhunting, catch up with Mike Moustakas in Milwaukee and more.

    NBA superteam rankings: Who has the most star power?


    Who really has a superteam, and who's close to being the next one? We rank the top teams into tiers by star...

    Who really has a superteam, and who's close to being the next one? We rank the top teams into tiers by star power.

    'Skunk in the outfield': How the most epic trick play in history broke baseball


    For 2 minutes, 32 seconds of pure chaos, a high school state championship game in Rhode Island entered a parallel universe -- and unleashed the longest hardball stalemate of all...

    For 2 minutes, 32 seconds of pure chaos, a high school state championship game in Rhode Island entered a parallel universe -- and unleashed the longest hardball stalemate of all time.