Orlando's first attempt at rebuilding didn't go as planned, and now the Magic are hoping their latest plan has them on the rocky road to becoming an Eastern Conference contender.
After 14 seasons, Amar'e Stoudemire announced his retirement. He elected to do so as a member of the Knicks.
The Cowboys' Randy Gregory has entered a treatment facility and is facing a longer suspension due to another violation of the NFL's substance-abuse policy, sources told ESPN.
The Cowboys were convinced they could provide pass-rusher Randy Gregory an environment to succeed, but he continues to struggle on the field and off.
After experiencing a bunch of bad luck in 2015, the Cowboys and Tony Romo look primed to improve this season. Bill Barnwell predicts which NFL teams will rise and decline in 2016.
One day after Jordy Nelson was placed on the PUP list, he clarified that he has an issue with the left knee -- not the torn ACL in his right knee that forced him to miss all of last season.
The Green Bay Packers should have enough weapons on offense should Jordy Nelson's return from a torn ACL be delayed.
Josh Gordon reported to the Browns on Tuesday with a quadriceps injury that will sideline him for the first couple weeks of training camp.
After finally being allowed to return to the field and to revive his career, Josh Gordon now comes back only to be sidelined with a quad injury.
From Mike Trout to Yoan Moncada, here are the players their teams should decline to trade as Monday's deadline approaches.
Buster Olney examines the trade market for starters and outfielders, listing which players could be available and which teams could be interested.
Here the New York Yankees are, post-Aroldis Chapman, and Prince Hal has a chance not just to be like his old man -- but to be better.
The Toronto Blue Jays have acquired outfielder Melvin Upton Jr. from the San Diego Padres.
Carmelo Anthony can't pinpoint what pressed him into action, but the NBA star is now front and center of a national crisis, J.A. Adande writes. We're all better for it.
With Kevin Durant set to debut at Oracle Arena for a Team USA exhibition, here are the kinds of treats Golden State fans should expect once KD hits the court in a Warriors jersey.
Russell Westbrook's free agency is supposed to start in summer 2017, but he knows the Oklahoma City Thunder need a long-term answer now.
With no time to wallow in defeat after his loss at Royal Troon, Phil Mickelson hopes to put the recent past behind him and rekindle his winning ways at the PGA Championship.
Rajaan Bennett had an SEC scholarship and a bright future when he died in a murder-suicide while protecting his family. His impact on his Georgia hometown is felt to this day.
Where should college football's top 25 teams turn when they need one yard to win the game on the last play? Get ready for some surprises.
A strong defense in college football means skill at all three levels: Defensive line, linebacker and in the secondary. Which three players make up the nation's best?
Will Golden State's super team roll to another 70-plus wins? How will the Spurs fare after Tim Duncan's departure? Summer Forecast rolls on as our expert panel makes its projections for the West.
The New York Jets need QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, but if their six-month staredown doesn't end before the second preseason game, it might be too late.
Jamaal Charles is falling out of the first round in fantasy drafts. Leo Howell busts the many myths that are scaring people away from the Chiefs running back.
Bashaud Breeland showed up at Redskins training camp Tuesday with some companions you will want to see.
The Seattle Sounders have mutually parted ways with coach Sigi Schmid, the MLS club announced on Tuesday.
The dead ball, expansion, wild-card and steroid eras all have marked baseball history. But which time period is the best? When looking at all-time #MLBRank, one era stands out above the others.
Manny Machado and Kris Bryant didn't make our #MLBRank Top 100, but both seem for the list in the future. Who else could join them among the all-time greats?
How does our NBA Summer Forecast compare with statistical projections for every East team? Bradford Doolittle breaks down the most underrated and overrated team win totals.
The Detroit Lions are planning to sign veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin to a one-year deal, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Roger Federer will miss the rest of the season and the Olympics as he rehabilitates his surgically repaired left knee.
Roger Federer's withdrawal from the rest of the season has opened up a lot of questions as to whether his future will ever be as bright as it once was.
Where does Paul Pogba's future lie? ESPN FC looks at the pros and cons of signing the midfielder for the three clubs involved in the chase.
Investigators have determined that the van in Sunday's fatal crash involving a Cowboys bus failed to yield the right-of-way from a stop sign and was struck by the motor coach.
The Russian doping scandal is just the latest example of cheating in sports. Here are 10 other incidents, from lying to hacking to attacking, that show how far some athletes will go for an edge.
Will teeing it up at the RBC Canadian Open hurt the No. 1 and No. 2 players in the world at this week's final major of 2016? Our panel examines that and more in Monday Four-Ball.
Twenty-four teams have been whittled down to just four: Fnatic, mousesports, Virtus.pro and Na'Vi. Let's chronicle how each team got to this point.
Kyle Busch didn't just win at the Brickyard, he dominated like no one ever. And that's enough "ever" to put him back atop Ryan McGee's Sprint Cup Power Rankings.
El arquero mexicano es la gran sensación del Granada con el fervor de sus simpatizantes mexicanos.
Finebaum wants results from Harbaugh
Paul Finebaum is tired of Jim Harbaugh's sideshow and says it's time for him to start winning important football games for Michigan.
Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer
Without Hyun Soo Kim, the Orioles were more like the rioles: They were missing O. In 11 games without Kim (hammy), the Birds averaged just 2.9 runs per contest. The good news? Kim, whose .410 OBP ranks 5th in the AL (min. 150 PA's) returns today. Here he is taking BP.
Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer
Cubs manager Joe Maddon says new reliever Aroldis Chapman is available to pitch tonight against the White Sox if needed.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said he hasn't put a timetable on when he will name a starting quarterback between Sean Maguire and Deondre Francois but has an idea about when he wants to know. "Ten days out we'll start understanding who we're going to start or which way we're going," Fisher said. Maguire and Francois will get the majority reps once fall practice opens next week.
Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer
New Cubs pitcher Aroldis Chapman signs autographs before his first game.
Beckham's one-handed catch over camper
Odell Beckham Jr. shows no mercy when he goes one-on-one against campers at his inaugural football camp.
Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer
On the Pelicans' in-house podcast, team president Dennis Lauscha confirms that New Orleans is being considered as an option to host the 2017 All-Star Game.
Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer
The Colts have signed free agent TE Chase Coffman, placed RB Tyler Varga on the reserve/did not report list and waived CB Daniel Davie.
Bob Pockrass NASCAR
Brad Keselowski was evaluated and released after a hard Turn 1 crash while testing at Watkins Glen. Keselowski tweeted that he had posted the fastest lap of the session just prior to losing the brakes. His car hit a wrapped tire barrier that was in front of an Armco barrier at the track. The front end of the car was destroyed and the team pulled out a backup for the remainder of the two-day test.
Cashman couldn't pass on trade with Cubs
Yankees GM Brian Cashman details why he decided to trade Aroldis Chapman and how he balances rebuilding with winning now.
Paul Kuharsky ESPN Staff Writer
Titans sign OL Will Campbell, a sixth-round selection by the New York Jets in 2013 out of Michigan. Was mostly a D-lineman for the Wolverines. He has played both offensive and defensive line at his stops in the NFL, including time with the Jets, Bills and Packers. Titans left tackle Taylor Lewan gets another Michigan lineman in the group while first-round pick Jack Conklin (Michigan State) gets another rival.
Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer
Cubs pitcher Clayton Richard was DFA on Tuesday to make room for Aroldis Chapman on the roster. The hope is Richard clears waivers and can be further stretched out in the minors.
Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer
A'mare Stoudemire retires. He made $181,476 PER GAME played in his career. He played in 924 games.
Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer
The Mets will wear a special patch on Saturday to honor Mike Piazza as the organization retires his No. 31. Here's the design, via ESPN's Darren Rovell.
Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer
But I'm told Stoudemire plans to take some time before deciding if he intends to play pro basketball abroad in the coming season or stay put
Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer
Amar'e Stoudemire has lucrative interest from China, sources say, or could play in Israel for the team (Hapoel Jerusalem) he co-owns ... BUT
Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer
Pedro Martinez said if David Ortiz continues his otherworldly success through the second half of what Big Papi insists will be his final season, "I'll be the first to say, 'No, you're not leaving.' I'll lock the door."
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
Here's Amar'e Stoudemire talking about his time with the Knicks: "I came to New York in 2010 to help revitalize this franchise and we did just that. Carmelo [Anthony], Phil and Steve have continued this quest, and with this year's acquisitions, the team looks playoff-bound once again. Although my career has taken me to other places around the country, my heart had always remained in the Big Apple. Once a Knick, Always a Knick."
Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer
Pedro Martinez on struggling Red Sox ace David Price: "To be honest, I think he's going to be all right. It's just a matter of making the right adjustments."
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
The mullet is coming back! Wisconsin star linebacker Vince Biegel on the process of the mullet (he had to go all business this summer as a Merrill Lynch intern).