BEST BETS FOR THE LEAGUE OF LEGENDS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

The annual League of Legends tourney is right around the corner, and Bet365 has the odds for who will hoist the Summoner's Cup. Here's...

HOME STRUGGLES COULD SEE PORTLAND MISS PLAYOFFS AS IN-FORM MINNESOTA COMES TO TOWN

The Timbers had hoped that 11 of their final 12 games at Providence Park would mean they easily cruised into the postseason. So what's...

 
 
 

PANTHERS RULE OUT NEWTON AGAINST CARDINALS

Cam Newton will miss the Panthers' Week 3 game against the Cardinals with a foot injury.

SOURCES: ROCKETS, SEFOLOSHA REACH 1-YEAR DEAL

Thabo Sefolosha, a 13-year veteran who has averaged 5.9 points and 3.8 rebounds during his career, has agreed to sign with the Rockets,...

 
 
 

FLAME OUT: NFL FIELD PYROTECHNICS GET BRIEF BAN

The NFL has placed a temporary ban on all flame effects and pyrotechnics used on its playing fields as it investigates a fire at the...

BELICHICK CUTS PRESSER SHORT AFTER AB QUESTIONS

Patriots coach Bill Belichick's patience ran thin, walking off after fielding seven questions about Antonio Brown's off-the-field issues....

 
 
 

SOURCES: YANKS' GERMAN WON'T PITCH AGAIN IN '19

Right-hander Domingo German will miss both the rest of the regular season and the postseason following his placement on administrative...

RUGBY WORLD CUP SWEEPS INTO ASIA FOR FIRST TIME ON A SEA OF RED AND WHITE

Any thought that the tournament's first foray into Asia wouldn't be embraced by the people of Japan was blown away on opening night.

 
 
 

SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPS SCOUT EACH OTHER

Four major organizations, four super middleweight champions. But who's the best at 168? We went directly to the source and asked them.

UFC FIGHT NIGHT VIEWERS GUIDE: WILL YAIR RODRIGUEZ REACH HIS POTENTIAL?

Saturday's fight in Mexico City against dangerous Jeremy Stephens might tell us a lot about Yair Rodriguez's future.

 
 
 

GRAZIANO: HOW NFL PLAYERS ARE TAKING CONTROL, AND WHAT THE LEAGUE COULD DO NEXT

There's a growing trend of NFL player empowerment. And if you think the league isn't alarmed about it, you're wrong.

HOW KYLE WHITTINGHAM IS BUILDING AN UNLIKELY PAC-12 POWER AT UTAH

The No. 10 Utes might be the class of the conference, but they face a key test to their Pac-12 and playoff hopes Friday at USC.

 
 
 

GAME PICKS, SCHEDULE GUIDE, FANTASY FOOTBALL TIPS AND 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...

DC FLOATS LAMAR-MAHOMES AS NEXT PEYTON-BRADY

Ravens defensive coordinator Don "Wink" Martindale is looking forward to Sunday's showdown between Lamar Jackson and Patrick Mahomes,...

 
 
 

ONE WAY THE DODGERS ARE BETTER BUILT FOR OCTOBER THAN THE ASTROS - AND EVERYONE ELSE

In the playoffs, fastballs get faster. And no one crushes the fastest fastballs like Los Angeles.

THE ESPN DAILY: THE 7-6 TEAM YOU COULDN'T IGNORE, A GAMEDAY SIGN GOES VIRAL, AND THERE'S A NEW DUNKER IN DURHAM

A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.

 
 
 

EVEN ANTHONY RIZZO'S MAGIC CAN'T SAVE THESE CUBS

The unexpected return of the heart and soul of Chicago's lineup could have provided a needed spark. But the Cubs fell flat as their...

ACCUSER SAYS BROWN SENT 'INTIMIDATING' TEXTS

The lawyer for a woman who earlier this week alleged sexual misconduct by Antonio Brown reached out to the NFL on Thursday night after...

 
 
 

MINSHEW: 'GOTTA MAKE THE MOST OF' OPPORTUNITY

Rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew II won his first game as an NFL starter, leading the Jaguars to a 20-7 win over the Titans on Thursday...

DIAZ-MASVIDAL WON'T BE SOLD WITH TRASH TALK

The UFC 244 news conference didn't last very long, but there was plenty to glean from the interactions on stage in New York City.

 
 
 



Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - UPDATE : The Hoover Police Department has released new information in the shooting at the Riverchase Galleria Friday afternoon. Hoover PD says that an... Read more ...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive for coronavirus in South Dakota

Kim Guilfoyle, the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr. and a top Trump campaign official, tested positive for coronavirus ahead of the president's speech in South Dakota on Friday... Read more ...

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

MLB All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman was among four Atlanta Braves players to test positive for coronavirus, manager Brian Snitker announced Saturday. Snitker said it... Read more ...

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump signed legislature Saturday extending the deadline for businesses to apply for funding under the Paycheck Protection Program. The COVID-19 relief legislation... Read more ...

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

Three others, including a man, woman and juvenile girl, were injured in the shooting and are being treated at local hospitals. Read more ...

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Read more ...

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest records: Who has eaten the most hot dogs on...

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest records: Who has eaten the most hot dogs on July 4?

No man is hungrier on Independence Day than Joey Chestnut, and the record book shows just that. Read more ...

Man dead in Owings Mills after overnight shooting

Man dead in Owings Mills after overnight shooting

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a homicide that occurred in Owings Mills Friday evening. Read more ...