THE RED SOX ARE TOAST: WHAT LOSING CHRIS SALE MEANS FOR 2019 AND BEYOND

Miracles do happen. But with ace Chris Sale shut down for the season, it's more or less RIP 2019 Red Sox. And 2020's team has issues...

GORDON 'JUST WAITING ON THE CALL' FROM CHARGERS

Chargers running back Melvin Gordon, who is nearly five weeks into a holdout over his contract, told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler he is just...

 
 
 

NGANNOU CALLS UFC HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE PICTURE 'VERY FRUSTRATING'

Francis Ngannou says he is deserving of the next UFC heavyweight title shot. Will he get it?

STILLS CRITICIZES JAY-Z: HE'S NEVER BEEN ON A KNEE

The Dolphins' Kenny Stills has joined the Panthers' Eric Reid in criticizing Jay-Z's partnership with the NFL.

 
 
 

ROOKIES SEE REDDISH, NOT ZION, HAVING BEST CAREER

In the annual survey of rookies, only 5% of the Class of 2019 thought Zion Williamson would have the best NBA career. Cam Reddish was...

OKLAHOMA NAMES TRANSFER HURTS STARTER AT QB

Former Alabama starter Jalen Hurts was named starting QB for Oklahoma's season opener.

 
 
 

AGENT: ELLIOTT IRKED BY JONES' 'ZEKE WHO?' QUIP

Ezekiel Elliott was not amused by Saturday's "Zeke who?" quip from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and thought it was "disrespectful," according...

MAN CITY WAS UNLUCKY VS. SPURS BUT DON'T BLAME VAR. PLUS: IS BAYERN GETTING A GOOD DEAL WITH COUTINHO?

Man City should have hammered Tottenham but was undone by VAR... except that the new laws are to blame, not the review.

 
 
 

TIGER'S YEAR WILL BE DEFINED BY ONE WEEK AT AUGUSTA NATIONAL

The rest of his season was a disappointment. But he can look in his closet and see that green jacket. That's all that really matters.

HOW EACH AP TOP 25 TEAM MAKES THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF

The Top 25 teams all have a road map to reach the College Football Playoff. Here's what needs to happen.

 
 
 

DAY NAMES FIELDS STARTING QB FOR BUCKEYES

Ohio State coach Ryan Day named Justin Fields on Monday as the Buckeyes' starting quarterback.

THE ANTONIO BROWN HELMET SAGA: IS THE RAIDERS' ULTIMATUM FOR REAL?

Raiders GM Mike Mayock wants the receiver "all-in or all-out." Here's everything you need to know about where Brown's helmet issue...

 
 
 

CLEMSON ATOP AP PRESEASON TOP 25 FOR 1ST TIME

For the first time, the defending national champion Clemson Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25

GVOZDYK-BETERBIEV A FIGHT THAT BOXING FANS CAN'T WAIT TO SEE

The recently announced light heavyweight unification bout between Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Artur Beterbiev is exactly what fight fans...

 
 
 

PATIENCE, PLEASE: BRONCOS QB DREW LOCK NEEDS TIME TO DEVELOP

Broncos coach Vic Fangio has been slow to warm up to Lock, at least with the media, but Lock seems to understand it's part of the process.

MADDY FREKING MAKING HER MARK AS ONLY GIRL AT LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES

Freking, the only girl at the 2019 Little League World Series, but might be a young woman of few words, but she's making a Mo'ne-like...

 
 
 

AGENT SAYS AB'S HELMET CONCERN A SAFETY ISSUE

Antonio Brown's helmet concerns are safety-related and the wide receiver is "all-in" with the Oakland Raiders, agent Drew Rosenhaus...

POWER RANKINGS: LAFC BOOKS POSTSEASON SPOT; ROONEY AND D.C. FADING DOWN THE STR

LAFC's win on Saturday put it into the playoff field, locking in the first of 14 teams that will vie for MLS Cup. Can anyone beat it?

 
 
 

CHRISTIAN ERIKSEN WANTS TO LEAVE TOTTENHAM BUT IS HE BETTER OFF STAYING PUT?

Christian Eriksen wants a big move to Real Madrid, Barcelona or Juve. Problem is, they don't want him.

THE 2019 ESPN PRESEASON ALL-AMERICA TEAM

Clemson leads the way with four picks, followed by Alabama with three and LSU and Georgia with two each.

 
 
 



Rep. Omar: Go to Israel, see 'cruel reality of the occupation'

Rep. Omar: Go to Israel, see 'cruel reality of the occupation'

Democratic U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib sharply criticized Israel on Monday for denying them entry and called on fellow members of Congress to visit while they cannot. Read more ...

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

Authorities are searching for a man caught on camera swinging a sword at another man during a fight over a discarded cart that was left in a pile of trash. Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the chokehold death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday. O'Neill's widely expected decision... Read more ...

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

Report: Sox ace Chris Sale expected to avoid Tommy John surgery

Report: Sox ace Chris Sale expected to avoid Tommy John surgery

Following his last start six days ago, Sale felt soreness in his elbow and underwent an MRI. Read more ...

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Way to go, Diesel! Read more ...

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Dramatic video shows a racing school bus lose control and crash at Sportsdome Speedway in Clarksville. Read more ...