National Sports

From the archives: Unlocking the mystery of superhuman strength

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 10:26am
Athletes have long sought to harness the power of heroism in life-or-death moments.
Categories: National Sports

During pandemic, Josh Roenicke and baseball play on in Taiwan

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 10:26am
When the rest of the world stopped, Taiwan's baseball league played on, and so did journeyman pitcher Josh Roenicke. The 37-year-old right-hander tells in first person what life is like playing baseball during a pandemic.
Categories: National Sports

Tractor tires, sledgehammers and Tony Ferguson's unique workouts

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 10:26am
Tony Ferguson likes to have fun, and one way he keeps from getting bored is by changing up his workout routine. Here's a sample of his creative training.
Categories: National Sports

Kurkjian's Baseball Fix: Lou Gehrig was so much more than The Streak

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 10:26am
He is most remembered for The Streak and the "Today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the Earth" speech he gave at Yankee Stadium. He was a force on the field. Just look at the numbers.
Categories: National Sports

Soccer skits: The Simpsons, Monty Python and more poke fun at the beautiful game

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 10:26am
The world loves its soccer. But the beautiful game also makes for fertile ground to poke fun, which plenty of comedy shows have done down the years.
Categories: National Sports

Leclerc nearly breaks his arm, Lando leaves food in the oven - the week in F1 esports

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 10:26am
Charles Leclerc and Lando Norris were the stars of F1 esports once again this week. Here's the best of the action you might have missed.
Categories: National Sports

A&M QB Mond: Aggies can make LSU-esque leap

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 7:26am
Texas A&M quarterback Kellen Mond believes the Aggies have the makings of a special team in 2020 and could make the kind of leap that LSU did last season.
Categories: National Sports

Why yesterday's Jordan-less Bulls give hope to today's Brady-less Patriots

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 7:26am
The 1993-94 Bulls lost the GOAT. The 2020 Patriots lost the GOAT. Chicago's success then shows how New England can compete immediately.
Categories: National Sports

How should the Bucs treat the GOAT? Lessons from Tom Brady's ex-teammates

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 7:26am
First lesson? Don't get caught "Brady-watching." Here's advice from former Patriots on how to adapt to the QB.
Categories: National Sports

From the archives: Michael Jordan has not left the building

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 7:26am
As Michael Jordan turned 50, ESPN was granted unprecedented access to the famously private icon, revealing his dreams, his enduring grudges and how he wishes more than anything to be back where it all began.
Categories: National Sports

Mayweather-Pacquiao -- Revisiting the richest fight in boxing history

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 7:26am
How Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao came to be, and the absurd lawsuits and meetings that surrounded it.
Categories: National Sports

Checkered flag: Tracks to host HS graduations

National Sports - ESPN - May 2, 2020 - 4:25am
With high school graduations in flux due to the coronavirus pandemic, Daytona International Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway will play host to graduation ceremonies incorporating iconic aspects of their facilities.
Categories: National Sports

Vegas favors Belichick, Burrow for coach, ROY

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 10:25pm
Caesars Sportsbook has opened the Pats' Bill Belichick as a 7-1 favorite to win Coach of the Year, and No. 1 pick Joe Burrow is favored at 3-1 to win Offensive Rookie of the Year.
Categories: National Sports

Checkered flag: Tracks to host H.S. graduations

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 10:25pm
With high school graduations in flux due to the coronavirus pandemic, Daytona International Speedway and Texas Motor Speedway will play host to graduation ceremonies incorporating iconic aspects of their facilities.
Categories: National Sports

Dalton: Late timing of release limited my options

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 10:25pm
Andy Dalton, who was cut by the Bengals on Thursday, said the delayed timing of his release limited his opportunities to join another team.
Categories: National Sports

Sources: NBA talks Dec. start to 2020-21 season

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 7:25pm
For the NBA, the crux of the idea to delay the start of next season until December centers on the ability to buy more time to get fans back into arenas for the most possible games next season, sources told ESPN.
Categories: National Sports

White announces UFC Fight Night lineups for May

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 7:25pm
A light heavyweight matchup between Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira will headline UFC Fight Night on May 13, while a heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris will headline the May 16 event.
Categories: National Sports

Chiefs' OL working as orderly during pandemic

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 7:25pm
Instead of taking it easy this offseason, Chiefs guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, a medical school graduate, is working as an orderly in a long-term care facility during the coronavirus pandemic.
Categories: National Sports

Jaguars aren't picking up Fournette's '21 option

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 7:25pm
The Jacksonville Jaguars are not picking up the fifth-year option of former first-round pick Leonard Fournette for the 2021 season. The team has spent the past month trying to trade Fournette.
Categories: National Sports

Fury plans to fight until age 40: Not much else to do

National Sports - ESPN - May 1, 2020 - 7:25pm
Tyson Fury said earlier this year he foresaw two more fights before retirement, but now his tune has changed.
Categories: National Sports

Pages

Subscribe to Springville Cooperative Telephone Association aggregator - National Sports