- Heat's Whiteside hoping to know team on July 1
- Family: Ex-Vols coach Summitt's health declining
- Ink blot: Arrieta to get tattoo for losing CWS bet
- Source: Wizards doubt they'll sign Durant
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside says he wants to know who his next team is on Friday, the first day of this summer's NBA free-agent period.
The family of legendary former Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt has asked for prayers as her early-onset dementia has progressed over the past few days.
Coastal Carolina eliminated TCU from the College World Series on Saturday, meaning Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta -- a Horned Frogs alum -- will have to get a tattoo honoring the Chanticleers' win.
The Wizards think it is unlikely that Kevin Durant will sign with them in free agency, according to a team source who told ESPN's Britt McHenry that "it's not like LeBron and Cleveland."
A high-tech training suit with antimicrobial features designed to protect against water pollution in Rio de Janeiro will be given to U.S. Olympic rowers.
Pete Rose, who had his No. 14 retired Sunday before the Reds faced the Padres, thanked the team for honoring him this weekend and called Cincinnati "the capital of the baseball world."
With Stephen Strasburg hurt again, you couldn't blame GM Mike Rizzo and the Nats if they're feeling a bit anxious about their $175 million investment.
If projections by some legal experts are correct, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals could announce a decision on Tom Brady's appeal this week.
Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams are the top seeds and defending Wimbledon champs, but are they the favorites? Tune in to watch on Monday at 7 a.m. ET on ESPN and WatchESPN.
Many eyes will be on rising star Dominic Thiem at Wimbledon, but there's a good shot the Austrian won't make it out of the first round.
Not only has Clayton Kershaw continued his high strikeout rate, but the Los Angeles Dodgers ace also has found a way to cut down on his walks. Tune in to watch Dodgers-Pirates at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN and WatchESPN.
Jim Bowden says it's not time for the Pirates to panic, because he knows what changes are necessary to make this team a real contender.
"He'll play for Oyster." Wayne Rooney's roots go deep into Croxteth's Oyster Pub and associated team, Oyster Martyrs FC.
Both stats and the eye test show that Argentina is markedly better now than they were during last year's edition of Copa America, where they lost to Chile in the final.
He expressed frustration over the way the tournament ended for the U.S., but Bobby Wood should be happy with his own play, writes Jeff Carlisle.
Becoming the world's top-ranked surfer is no day at the beach. Courtney Conlogue talks to Body Issue reporter Morty Ain about burning calories, breathing underwater and learning to love her body.
Who are the best NBA prospects in the 2017 draft class? Chad Ford gives his top five and previews the big storylines to watch for next year.
Hoping to bring an element of pro wrestling into the arena, The Cleaner managed to impress the audience at CEO 2016 who might've been unfamiliar with his name.
X Games Skateboard Big Air competitor Trey Wood wins the inaugural Skatercross Skateboard Racing competition at the 10th annual Clash at Clairemont.
Denzel Valentine could land in Chicago's rotation after Derrick Rose departed for New York.
Mitch Sherman reflects on his first College World Series assignment that ended with Warren Morris' walk-off home run, the subject of the SEC Storied "The Walk Off" premiering June 30.
With the 2016 NHL draft in the books, Corey Pronman grades all 30 teams on their hauls, with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets leading the way.
With the 2016 NHL draft complete, Corey Pronman ranks the top 10 prospects for the 2017 NHL draft.
With the draft in the rearview mirror, all eyes shift to the Tampa Bay Lightning captain, who is quickly approaching unrestricted free agency.
Picking the All-Star teams is always hard. Here's a list of players who should be considered but may be left behind because of a ballot crunch.
As it turns out, the CWS finals feature exactly what you might have expected: A team from the West Coast and one from the Southeast. They just aren't the ones you would've expected.
ESPN Chalk's Vegas experts give their best bets for the Sunday Night Baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates.
No. 1 draft pick Ben Simmons said hearing the news of the death of his cousin "is a reminder to never forget the important things in life."
Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has accepted an invitation to play for Team USA at the Summer Games, filling out the 12-man roster for Rio de Janeiro.
NBA free agency is almost here. With a huge salary-cap jump expected, who are the top available players this year? Can the Cavs add a piece for a second title run? Our NBA experts go 5-on-5.
In a surefire contender for fight of the year, Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter traded blows for 12 action-packed rounds Saturday, with Thurman narrowly emerging to retain his 147-pound belt.
Colts owner Jim Irsay paid $137,500 on Saturday for the "Yellow Cloud" electric guitar that Prince used in numerous concerts from the late 1980s to the mid-1990s.
Argentina y Leo buscan la revancha frente a Chile en la Final de la Copa América Centenario.
Mitch Sherman looks back on his first College World Series assignment, one that ended with Warren Morris' walk-off home run that lifted LSU over Miami. Only walk-off homer to win CWS
No news here, but if you've missed the saga surrounding Tiger Woods' return, the Quicken Loans National host just summarized it nicely while in the CBS broadcast booth: "I want to play [this year]. I don't know if I will, but I want to."
Pending free agent Hassan Whiteside explains what factors will go into his big decision, with a max contract looming.
The Mortal Kombat XL grand finals at Community Effort Orlando 2016 has begun, as Brad "Scar" Vaughn faces off with Dominique "SonicFox" McLean. Winner takes home first place, prize money, and a WWE-style belt.
For the first time in two months, the Orioles played an entire series with Manny Machado and J.J. Hardy both on the field. In related news, Baltimore swept its four-game set with division rival Tampa Bay, winning the finale 12-5. The O's, who outscored the Rays 31-14 in the series, are now a season-high 15 games over .500 and lead the AL East by 3.5 games over Boston.
Carl Edwards has a 1.7-second lead after 40 laps Sunday at Sonoma Raceway. "Sunday cruise. Take it easy," he was told by his team over the radio. 70 laps remain.
The Reds officially retired No. 14, the uniform number worn by Pete Rose, in a pregame ceremony on Sunday.
Both stats and the eye test show that Argentina is markedly better now than they were during last year's edition of Copa America, where they lost to Chile in the final. Count on different outcome (Insider)
Will Novak Djokovic repeat as Wimbledon champion? Our experts chime in with their picks for this year's event at the All England Club, which begins on Monday. Check it out
Ty Corbin going to Phoenix has made Mike Brown a strong contender to land on Steve Kerr's Warriors bench next season, coaching sources say.
Toby Alderweireld heads in Kevin De Bruyne's free kick to give Belgium a 1-0 lead over Hungary in the knockout round.
Brooklyn Cyclones manager Tom Gamboa talks to José Reyes ahead of his game this afternoon with the Mets' New York-Penn League Class A affiliate. Reyes will lead-off and play third base in his minor league debut back with the Mets organization. (Picture: Brooklyn Cyclones)
It's not time for the underachieving Pirates to panic and become a seller. Rather, they should show patience and revisit the topic again at the trade deadline. Take a deep breath (Insider)
Fans in Omaha expect Katie Ledecky to be big this week at the U.S. Olympic Swim Trials. Yes, this big.
Good decision by Mike Matheny to finally remove Trevor Rosenthal from the closer's role, although Cards fans will say it's a week too late. He has just three blown saves, but with 28 hits and 21 walks in 24 innings, he's been one of the worst relievers in baseball, not just one of the worst closers. Matheny says he'll go closer by committee, but look for Seung Hwan Oh to eventually take over.
While Clayton Kershaw has continued his high strikeout rate, he's also cut down on his walks. The combination has made him nearly unbeatable. Watch Dodgers-Pirates at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN and WatchESPN. A one-man show