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When an audio recording of a racist rant by former Clippers owner Donald Sterling was leaked online in 2014, it caused an uproar that changed the NBA forever.
The new grievance is part of Antonio Brown's ongoing fight over an NFL policy that requires helmet certification according to industry standards.
Chargers running back Melvin Gordon, who is nearly five weeks into a holdout over his contract, told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler he is just "waiting on the call" so he can get back to playing football.
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 too.
There's a big shuffle up top as we spotlight each team's key player heading toward the stretch run.
Francis Ngannou says he is deserving of the next UFC heavyweight title shot. Will he get it?
Chris Sale is expected to avoid Tommy John surgery after a second opinion on his sore left elbow confirmed a previous diagnosis of inflammation, sources told ESPN. He will miss the remainder of the regular season as he rehabilitates the injury.
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 top vote-getter with 19%.
Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman passed his physical and is back after missing the first 3 1/2 weeks of camp with an injured thumb.
The Dolphins' Kenny Stills has joined the Panthers' Eric Reid in criticizing Jay-Z's partnership with the NFL.
Mike Clay breaks down his top-192 fantasy football rankings to tell you who is rising or falling and when each player should be taken.
Ezekiel Elliott was not amused by Saturday's "Zeke who?" quip from Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and thought it was "disrespectful," according to his agent.
Former Alabama starter Jalen Hurts was named starting QB for Oklahoma's season opener.
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.
Barcelona are set to make an offer to sign Neymar on loan from Paris Saint-Germain this week with an option to make the deal permanent next summer, sources have told ESPN FC.
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.
For the first time, the defending national champion Clemson Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25
Antonio Brown's helmet concerns are safety-related and the wide receiver is "all-in" with the Oakland Raiders, agent Drew Rosenhaus said Monday on ESPN's Get Up!
Ohio State coach Ryan Day named Justin Fields on Monday as the Buckeyes' starting quarterback.