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    Braves' Acuna blasts 3rd straight leadoff homer


    Braves rookie Ronald Acuna stayed red-hot at the plate Tuesday, hitting a leadoff home run for the third straight...

    Braves rookie Ronald Acuna stayed red-hot at the plate Tuesday, hitting a leadoff home run for the third straight game.

    Steelers' Roethlisberger in concussion protocol


    Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is in the concussion protocol after sustaining a hit early in Tuesday's practice. Roethlisberger got up on his own accord and seemed in good spirits, according to...

    Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is in the concussion protocol after sustaining a hit early in Tuesday's practice. Roethlisberger got up on his own accord and seemed in good spirits, according to teammates.

    Melo letter thanks OKC, fans for 'genuine support'


    Carmelo Anthony, whose one season with the Thunder featured career lows nearly across the board, wrote a letter to thank the team and its fans for "genuine...

    Carmelo Anthony, whose one season with the Thunder featured career lows nearly across the board, wrote a letter to thank the team and its fans for "genuine support."

    Eagles' Johnson expects fan backlash facing Pats


    Lane Johnson hasn't shied away from sharing his thoughts on the New England Patriots, and the Philadelphia Eagles right tackle expects to hear it from the fans Thursday when last season's Super Bowl teams meet in a preseason...

    Lane Johnson hasn't shied away from sharing his thoughts on the New England Patriots, and the Philadelphia Eagles right tackle expects to hear it from the fans Thursday when last season's Super Bowl teams meet in a preseason game.

    Jets' Bowles slams Pryor for discussing injuries


    Jets coach Todd Bowles, who rarely criticizes players publicly, slammed wide receiver Terrelle Pryor on Tuesday for talking to reporters about recent...

    Jets coach Todd Bowles, who rarely criticizes players publicly, slammed wide receiver Terrelle Pryor on Tuesday for talking to reporters about recent injuries.

    Mayfield says Callaway has earned his respect


    Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield said Tuesday that fellow rookie Antonio Callaway has earned his...

    Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield said Tuesday that fellow rookie Antonio Callaway has earned his respect.

    Maryland accepts responsibility in McNair death


    The University of Maryland has parted ways with assistant AD for sports performance Rick Court in the wake of "mistakes" that led to the death of Jordan...

    The University of Maryland has parted ways with assistant AD for sports performance Rick Court in the wake of "mistakes" that led to the death of Jordan McNair.

    Why Kevin Harvick's seven Cup wins are impressive


    Harvick's seventh Cup win came in just the 23rd race of the season. Since 2000, only Kyle Busch has reached the milestone...

    Harvick's seventh Cup win came in just the 23rd race of the season. Since 2000, only Kyle Busch has reached the milestone faster.

    What to watch for as Xfinity, truck series near playoffs


    The two NASCAR development series are at Bristol Motor Speedway this week, and each has its own playoff scenario. Bob Pockrass breaks them...

    The two NASCAR development series are at Bristol Motor Speedway this week, and each has its own playoff scenario. Bob Pockrass breaks them down.

    Volkanovski healed from injury, eyes Swanson, Stephens


    Australian featherweight Alex Volkanovski says he is fully recovered from a painful rib injury suffered last month and is ready to book his next bout. And he has some opponents in mind for his next few...

    Australian featherweight Alex Volkanovski says he is fully recovered from a painful rib injury suffered last month and is ready to book his next bout. And he has some opponents in mind for his next few fights.

    The Guy After The Guy: Replacing an iconic college QB


    The players replacing Baker Mayfield, Lamar Jackson, Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen have huge shoes to fill, while coaches have to reset the...

    The players replacing Baker Mayfield, Lamar Jackson, Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen have huge shoes to fill, while coaches have to reset the offenses.

    The five craziest SummerSlam moments


    Behind-the-scenes contract issues, an iconic tour bus and a heated backstage argument are some of the most memorable SummerSlam...

    Behind-the-scenes contract issues, an iconic tour bus and a heated backstage argument are some of the most memorable SummerSlam moments.

    Ronaldo returns to the cover of FIFA 19


    Ronaldo is back on the cover, and this year he swapped the white of Real Madrid for Juventus' black and...

    Ronaldo is back on the cover, and this year he swapped the white of Real Madrid for Juventus' black and white.

    Ronaldo's arrival will show Serie A is full of drama


    Italian football has taken a back seat of late, but Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus is a big step toward restoring Serie A to its former...

    Italian football has taken a back seat of late, but Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus is a big step toward restoring Serie A to its former glory.

    How the Rams won the offseason


    From a bar in Hawaii to L.A.'s most fashionable sushi restaurant, the Rams took over the...

    From a bar in Hawaii to L.A.'s most fashionable sushi restaurant, the Rams took over the offseason.

    Vikings, Rams could win it all in 2018 ... or crash and burn


    They made the offseason's biggest moves and now have the expectations to match. Is the next stop the Super Bowl for one of these NFC...

    They made the offseason's biggest moves and now have the expectations to match. Is the next stop the Super Bowl for one of these NFC contenders?

    Five burning questions, players to watch for the ACC in 2018-19


    The Tar Heels and Blue Devils are chock-full of NBA talent and Final Four contenders. But there's strength in numbers in the...

    The Tar Heels and Blue Devils are chock-full of NBA talent and Final Four contenders. But there's strength in numbers in the ACC.

    Fans to get free beer for Browns' first victory


    Fans in 10 Cleveland-area bars will get free beer courtesy of Anheuser-Busch when the Browns get their first victory of the season, something that hasn't happened since...

    Fans in 10 Cleveland-area bars will get free beer courtesy of Anheuser-Busch when the Browns get their first victory of the season, something that hasn't happened since 2016.

    32 surprise players to watch this preseason


    As the regular season nears, our NFL experts stack up every team and choose some unexpected players you need to...

    As the regular season nears, our NFL experts stack up every team and choose some unexpected players you need to watch.

    Titans return: High time UConn-Tennessee rivalry resumes


    Champions, legends and animosity. UConn-Tennessee had it all. Now the next generation will be treated to the most influential rivalry in women's...

    Champions, legends and animosity. UConn-Tennessee had it all. Now the next generation will be treated to the most influential rivalry in women's hoops.

    Summer Forecast: East standings, West standings for 2018-19


    Which teams will make the playoffs? Which teams are lottery bound? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early win-loss projections for all 30...

    Which teams will make the playoffs? Which teams are lottery bound? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early win-loss projections for all 30 teams.

    Alonso to retire from F1 at the end of the season


    McLaren has announced Fernando Alonso will retire from Formula One at the end of the 2018...

    McLaren has announced Fernando Alonso will retire from Formula One at the end of the 2018 season.

    Inside Derek Jeter's plan to build a winner in Miami


    A champion in New York, Jeter didn't come to Miami to lose. Here's a look at how he plans to put a winning team on the field while learning on the job in South...

    A champion in New York, Jeter didn't come to Miami to lose. Here's a look at how he plans to put a winning team on the field while learning on the job in South Beach.

    Sign up to play the No. 1 fantasy game


    Start drafting now! Create or join a fantasy football league with standard or custom...

    Start drafting now! Create or join a fantasy football league with standard or custom rules.

    Brooks Koepka wasn't losing to anyone, not even Tiger


    Koepka understood the feel-good story everyone wanted. But he just wasn't going to allow it to happen on Sunday at the PGA...

    Koepka understood the feel-good story everyone wanted. But he just wasn't going to allow it to happen on Sunday at the PGA Championship.

    Even without winning, Tiger still won


    Tiger Woods wanted to win his 15th major. Pretty much everyone at Bellerive wanted the same thing. That he didn't wasn't so bad when you consider what he has done in the past two...

    Tiger Woods wanted to win his 15th major. Pretty much everyone at Bellerive wanted the same thing. That he didn't wasn't so bad when you consider what he has done in the past two majors.

    That's so '90s: The 12 still-active players from the last millennium


    Party of Five? More like Party of 12. Here are the players across the four major sports who first appeared in the '90s and are still...

    Party of Five? More like Party of 12. Here are the players across the four major sports who first appeared in the '90s and are still active.

    Mount Puckmore: Four players who define each Atlantic team


    If every NHL team created a monument of its history, which faces would be included? Here are our picks -- and a chance for you to cast your...

    If every NHL team created a monument of its history, which faces would be included? Here are our picks -- and a chance for you to cast your votes.