The Rockets' MVP front-runner is a nightly headache for opponents. Players who have been tasked with checking The Beard share why he's among the NBA's most unstoppable forces equipped with an unguardable shot -- the step-back 3.
FBI wiretaps intercepted multiple conversations between Arizona coach Sean Miller and Christian Dawkins, in which Miller discussed a $100,000 payment to ensure star freshman Deandre Ayton signed with the Wildcats, sources told ESPN.
LeBron James has played in all 58 of the Cavs' games this season, a feat that coach Tyronn Lue says is due to the four-time MVP's obligation to "lead by example" and help out his newly acquired teammates.
Mark Lazarus, chairman of NBC Broadcasting & Sports, declared that the NHL's absence from the Olympics hurt hockey ratings everywhere. Speaking at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman bristled at the suggestion.
Former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin was detained for questioning by the Los Angeles Police Department as a result of a threatening image posted on social media. Martin has since been released.
Purdue, Michigan State, Ohio State and Michigan give the Big Ten a top-heavy feel. But unless Nebraska or Penn State can finish strong, four teams might be all the league sends to the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
It became clear the kind of mentality Jeremy Pruitt wanted to bring to his new job at Tennessee when, even though he'd only been there a few months, he was already pushing for big-time prospects on signing day.
Should the Golden Knights go for it all and keep James Neal? Could the Lightning land Erik Karlsson? Will the bullish Bruins snag another blueliner? This week, we prescribe what moves -- or non-moves -- every franchise should make by Monday's deadline.
Mikey Garcia has already won world titles at featherweight, junior lightweight and lightweight. Next month he aims to do it at junior welterweight against Sergey Lipinets. Here's why this next challenge will be the most pivotal of his career.
Just how much will the quarterback make when he hits the open market next month, and what could the contract he signs look like? We crafted offers for the seven most likely teams -- and picked the best.
Sara Ochoa pinned her first opponent in 16 seconds. Unseeded Matt Kelly won his division. Jason Wolk won in overtime. The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Eagles wrestled their hearts out in their first competition since the mass shooting at their school.
Feis, who died last week in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, was praised by college recruiters and former players for helping dozens of high school athletes land a chance to play in college.
Ohtani has sparked the imagination of baseball fans everywhere, as his ability to both hit and pitch sets him apart from nearly everyone else in MLB. What can you expect from this one-of-a-kind player in ESPN's fantasy game?