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    ESPN 100: Top players in 2019 class


    James Wiseman and Vernon Carey Jr. headline the top players in the 2019 college basketball recruiting...

    James Wiseman and Vernon Carey Jr. headline the top players in the 2019 college basketball recruiting class.

    Impact transfer boosts Kentucky to No. 1 in Way-Too-Early Top 25


    Kentucky's late addition of Reid Travis forced us to adjust our 2018-19 rankings. There's no denying that the Stanford graduate transfer puts the Wildcats over the...

    Kentucky's late addition of Reid Travis forced us to adjust our 2018-19 rankings. There's no denying that the Stanford graduate transfer puts the Wildcats over the top.

    Sources: Mavs' Doncic unlikely for summer league


    The Mavericks are leaning toward holding first-round draft pick Luka Doncic, who played competitively for most of the past 10 months, out of summer league, team sources tell ESPN's Tim...

    The Mavericks are leaning toward holding first-round draft pick Luka Doncic, who played competitively for most of the past 10 months, out of summer league, team sources tell ESPN's Tim MacMahon.

    Mississippi State using camaraderie, banana power in unlikely CWS run


    After some early-season turmoil, Mississippi State wasn't guaranteed to make the SEC tournament, much less the College World Series. But here the Bulldogs...

    After some early-season turmoil, Mississippi State wasn't guaranteed to make the SEC tournament, much less the College World Series. But here the Bulldogs are.

    For Neymar, relief replaces frustration


    It looked like VAR's penalty reversal would cap a difficult day for Neymar. But Brazil found a way to see off Costa Rica and he found a goal, all of which explained his full-time...

    It looked like VAR's penalty reversal would cap a difficult day for Neymar. But Brazil found a way to see off Costa Rica and he found a goal, all of which explained his full-time reaction.

    Sources: Machida, Bellator have multifight deal


    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has agreed to a multifight deal with Bellator, sources tell...

    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida has agreed to a multifight deal with Bellator, sources tell ESPN.

    Get to know this year's top NHL draft prospects


    Which NHL player would top prospects like to play with? Which brand would they love to represent? We asked, and they...

    Which NHL player would top prospects like to play with? Which brand would they love to represent? We asked, and they answered.

    Sources: Lakers decline invite to LiAngelo Ball


    The Lakers officially informed LiAngelo Ball he will not be on their summer league team, sources close to the situation told ESPN. Ball went undrafted Thursday...

    The Lakers officially informed LiAngelo Ball he will not be on their summer league team, sources close to the situation told ESPN. Ball went undrafted Thursday night.

    Celtics' 1st-rounder Williams oversleeps call


    Robert Williams, who fell to the Celtics at No. 27 in Thursday's draft, admitted to sleeping through the team's introductory conference call Friday morning due to a "good night's sleep after a busy two...

    Robert Williams, who fell to the Celtics at No. 27 in Thursday's draft, admitted to sleeping through the team's introductory conference call Friday morning due to a "good night's sleep after a busy two days."

    Hawks GM nixed trade after media reports


    The Atlanta Hawks pulled out of a possible trade with the Bucks during the NBA draft because of media projections about whom Milwaukee was going to...

    The Atlanta Hawks pulled out of a possible trade with the Bucks during the NBA draft because of media projections about whom Milwaukee was going to take.

    ESPN WWE Power Rankings - Strowman back to No. 1 with MITB win, Rousey cracks top 5


    The events of Money in the Bank and the days that followed told us two things that had a dramatic influence on the ESPN WWE Power Rankings -- Braun Strowman is ready to be the top guy on Raw, and Ronda Rousey is ready to exceed any and all...

    The events of Money in the Bank and the days that followed told us two things that had a dramatic influence on the ESPN WWE Power Rankings -- Braun Strowman is ready to be the top guy on Raw, and Ronda Rousey is ready to exceed any and all expectations.

    Brazil -- and VAR -- triumph at World Cup


    Brazil will get the headlines for leaving it late, but the biggest triumph was having Neymar's penalty overturned by VAR...

    Brazil will get the headlines for leaving it late, but the biggest triumph was having Neymar's penalty overturned by VAR review.

    NHL draft predictions: Who could be traded, wild cards, more


    Our panel checks in on the prospects they most want to see in the NHL, veterans who could be traded, best picks of the past five years and...

    Our panel checks in on the prospects they most want to see in the NHL, veterans who could be traded, best picks of the past five years and more.

    Three key fixes for Barry Trotz and the Isles


    The Isles were winners Thursday when they hired Barry Trotz as head coach, but what's next? Here are three big items on the action...

    The Isles were winners Thursday when they hired Barry Trotz as head coach, but what's next? Here are three big items on the action plan.

    Pump the brakes on a universal DH, and MLB's next big thing


    Sick of seeing pitchers hit? Love NL strategy? Either way, the argument is good for baseball. Plus, a Jeff Luhnow Q&A and Verlander's next...

    Sick of seeing pitchers hit? Love NL strategy? Either way, the argument is good for baseball. Plus, a Jeff Luhnow Q&A and Verlander's next milestone.

    Trade tracker: Grades and details for every deal


    Which players and picks are on the move? We've got a rundown of the latest trades on draft...

    Which players and picks are on the move? We've got a rundown of the latest trades on draft night.

    How a 6-8, 346-pound rugby league star landed with the Eagles


    Jordan Mailata went from knowing "peanuts" about football to an Eagles draft pick after an intense transformation at IMG...

    Jordan Mailata went from knowing "peanuts" about football to an Eagles draft pick after an intense transformation at IMG Academy.

    How saving a life shaped Christian McCaffrey's approach to 2018


    Watch out, NFC foes. What happened on a March hike in Colorado has given the Panthers' second-year running back more purpose than ever...

    Watch out, NFC foes. What happened on a March hike in Colorado has given the Panthers' second-year running back more purpose than ever before.

    How this draft sets up future trades and free agency


    Trades and free agency are around the corner. Kevin Pelton looks at the ways an eventful draft night will lead to more...

    Trades and free agency are around the corner. Kevin Pelton looks at the ways an eventful draft night will lead to more moves.

    Nationals' offense isn't living up to the hype


    A couple of wins over the hapless Orioles can't mask a season-long problem for Washington: The bats simply haven't been good...

    A couple of wins over the hapless Orioles can't mask a season-long problem for Washington: The bats simply haven't been good enough.

    Dallas again becomes a U.S. esports capital


    Texas is known for Friday night football and doing everything a bit bigger. This year, it has earned another calling card as an esports...

    Texas is known for Friday night football and doing everything a bit bigger. This year, it has earned another calling card as an esports destination.

    Ichiro sits on Mariners bench with fake mustache


    Ichiro Suzuki, now a team executive with the Mariners, took in a bit of Thursday's game against the Yankees from the dugout wearing a fake mustache, sunglasses and gray...

    Ichiro Suzuki, now a team executive with the Mariners, took in a bit of Thursday's game against the Yankees from the dugout wearing a fake mustache, sunglasses and gray hoodie.

    Uni Watch's Flashback: The NHL's third eye


    With the NHL third jersey program set to return this season, here's a look at some past designs that made an...

    With the NHL third jersey program set to return this season, here's a look at some past designs that made an impact.

    With Messi helpless, Argentina's World Cup dream fades


    So much was expected, but when the game came, Lionel Messi had nothing. As Argentina crumbled around him, its star man could do...

    So much was expected, but when the game came, Lionel Messi had nothing. As Argentina crumbled around him, its star man could do little.

    Jameis Winston's expected suspension hurts, but Bucs have backup plan


    Tampa Bay could lose its starting QB for the first three games of the season, but veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick is a comfortable...

    Tampa Bay could lose its starting QB for the first three games of the season, but veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick is a comfortable alternative.

    The friends behind the wheel of Mexico's party bus


    What better way to see the World Cup than with your friends in a painted bus supporting your country? Meet the crew behind "La...

    What better way to see the World Cup than with your friends in a painted bus supporting your country? Meet the crew behind "La Bendicion."

    Trevor Bayne returns from 'benching'


    The 27-year-old will be back in the driver's seat at Sonoma, and all eyes will be on Roush Fenway as the team works through its performance...

    The 27-year-old will be back in the driver's seat at Sonoma, and all eyes will be on Roush Fenway as the team works through its performance issues.

    Everything you need to know about CFB's new redshirt rule


    A player can appear in four games in a season without burning his redshirt, thanks to a new rule. We asked Power 5 coaches how this changes the college...

    A player can appear in four games in a season without burning his redshirt, thanks to a new rule. We asked Power 5 coaches how this changes the college game.

    ESPYS Voting: Best Athlete in a Sport


    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on...

    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on ABC!

    ESPYS Voting: Best Athlete in a League


    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on...

    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on ABC!

    Big Van Vader blazed a trail for dynamic big men in the world of pro wrestling


    He broke the mold for what a superheavyweight could do, from his high-flying repertoire that included moonsaults to his performance as a dynamic...

    He broke the mold for what a superheavyweight could do, from his high-flying repertoire that included moonsaults to his performance as a dynamic champ.

    ESPYS Voting: Best Play Round 1


    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on...

    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on ABC!

    ESPYS Voting: Best Performance


    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on...

    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on ABC!

    Berchelt motivated to fight at home and defend world title


    Junior lightweight world titleholder Miguel Berchelt returns to his adopted hometown of Merida, Mexico, for the first time in more than two years to defend his belt against Jonathan Victor Barros on...

    Junior lightweight world titleholder Miguel Berchelt returns to his adopted hometown of Merida, Mexico, for the first time in more than two years to defend his belt against Jonathan Victor Barros on Saturday.

    Fantasy football rankings, sleepers, cheat sheets and more


    Get everything you need to prepare for your fantasy football drafts here, including rankings and analysis from ESPN's team of...

    Get everything you need to prepare for your fantasy football drafts here, including rankings and analysis from ESPN's team of experts.

    Why Red Bull's Honda gamble makes sense


    On the face of it, a switch from the third most competitive engine of the turbo-hybrid era to the least competitive engine doesn't sound great. But Red Bull's decision to use Honda power from 2019 is all about the future and not the...

    On the face of it, a switch from the third most competitive engine of the turbo-hybrid era to the least competitive engine doesn't sound great. But Red Bull's decision to use Honda power from 2019 is all about the future and not the past.

    All the places LeBron James could take his talents in July


    LeBron James' decision on where to play next season could shake up the NBA. Where will the King find his throne? We look at the most likely...

    LeBron James' decision on where to play next season could shake up the NBA. Where will the King find his throne? We look at the most likely options.

    2018 fantasy football top-200 PPR rankings


    Overall rankings for leagues which award one point per reception, updated throughout the...

    Overall rankings for leagues which award one point per reception, updated throughout the summer.