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May 21, 2018

If you don’t know these stories, you don’t know LeBron James
A look back at 13 amazing tales -- some you might not know, and some you might've forgotten -- as LeBron plays on during his 13th postseason.... More >>

Sources: Glendale, Big Easy to get future SBs
Glendale, Arizona and New Orleans are expected to be awarded the 2023 and 2024 Super Bowls, respectively, by a vote of the owners Wednesday.... More >>

Source: Brady absent for start of Pats' OTAs
Tom Brady regularly has participated in the Patriots' OTAs in the past, but the quarterback will not be at the opening of the voluntary session Monday, a source told ESPN.... More >>

Kansas fires AD Zenger over 'elusive' progress
Kansas fired athletic director Sheahon Zenger on Monday, with school chancellor Douglas Girod also noting football coach David Beaty continued preparation for the 2018 season.... More >>

Fundraising eyes LeBron statue in Akron
A GoFundMe page has been created to try to raise money to commission a LeBron James statue that would be displayed in Akron, Ohio.... More >>

Curry scolded by mom for profane outburst
Steph Curry's emotions erupted in step with his offense as he scored 18 of his game-high 35 points in a pivotal third quarter in which the Warriors pulled away from the Rockets.... More >>

Cardinals' Hicks throws two 105 mph pitches
Jordan Hicks threw two pitches clocked at 105 mph to the Phillies' Odubel Herrera on Sunday.... More >>

Rays might be at forefront of a rotation revolution
Was starting Sergio Romo on back-to-back days a clever, one-off maneuver by Kevin Cash to maximize matchups or a sign of widespread things to come?... More >>

Boston's boppers outslug Bronx Bombers
We all expected an AL East power duo to strike fear in the hearts of opposing pitchers, but not necessarily J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts.... More >>

The return of the Warriors we know: Steph and defense
Steph Curry and the Warriors had three days off to ponder a bad Game 2 loss in Houston. Back home for Game 3, Curry and his team unloaded on the Rockets.... More >>

Who is the Golden Knights' most valuable skater?
Vegas is in the Stanley Cup Final largely due to Marc-Andre Fleury. But who has been the best player in front of the veteran goaltender?... More >>

NBA's best social media moments: Subtweets and throwback pictures
There have been two themes over the past two weeks on NBA social: shade and nostalgia.... More >>

Biggest NBA free-agency, trade and draft decisions for every team
Which decisions on key players, draft picks, trades and new contracts will be priorities for every franchise?... More >>

Mourinho must fix Man United's style this summer
Jose Mourinho can say the FA Cup doesn't matter, and he might be right, but he's got to remedy the way his Man United side are playing.... More >>

Pulisic returns to U.S. squad to face Bolivia
Christian Pulisic will be back with the U.S. national team for the first time since World Cup qualifying when the Americans face Bolivia on May 28.... More >>

McKennie, Adams also part of U.S. core moving forward
Pulisic is the star of the latest U.S. squad, but players like Weston McKennie and Tyler Adams also form the core.... More >>

Are the NFL's looming rules changes enough to save kickoffs?
The league is aiming to make the play safer. But will it work? Here's an inside look at the proposal and whether it's really a long-term solution.... More >>

Guide to the owners meetings agenda: Anthem, replay, more
Is the league expected to reach a resolution on the anthem policy? Here's a breakdown of the four items on the table in Atlanta and their status.... More >>

Josh Norman: From obscurity to NFL to 'Dancing with the Stars'
Eleven years ago, the cornerback was sleeping on his brother's couch in South Carolina. Now he's competing for the "DWTS" trophy on national TV.... More >>

The pressure is on Miami's QB -- just how he likes it
Malik Rosier has thrived in the clutch. But after three straight losses to end last season, coach Mark Richt is expecting a leap forward.... More >>

Drake assistant seeks lifesaving treatment for 6-year-old daughter
Matt Woodley knows life as an assistant coach means often uprooting his family. After one season at Pitt, he took a job at Drake to seek stability for his daughter Molly, who suffers from life-threatening seizures.... More >>

NL East contenders make their move to the top
The margins between the best have never been closer, but do we have a new No. 1? And which NL East team pushed its way into the top five?... More >>

Tim Tebow timeline: Has he dispelled doubt on the diamond?
Charting the first 162 games of the two-sport phenom's career; the former QB is starting to hit with authority.... More >>

Does showing by Stevenson and Jack warrant an encore?
Light heavyweight world champion Adonis Stevenson fought to a majority draw with former two-division titlist Badou Jack in an intense fight Saturday. They're up for a rematch, so is that next?... More >>

Power Rankings: NYRB usurp Atlanta
The New York Red Bulls are now Major League Soccer's team to beat, while things took a turn for the better at D.C. United.... More >>

World Cup 2018: 32 previews
The 2018 World Cup won't have Italy or the U.S. but all the big hitters like Brazil, Germany and Argentina will battle. Get the info you need here.... More >>

NBA awards predictions: Who will win rookie of the year?
Is Ben Simmons going to hold off playoff standout Donovan Mitchell to win award?... More >>

How will legal gambling change the NBA and the way we watch it?
The NBA has been on the leading edge of legalized sports betting. But what does the Supreme Court decision mean for the league and how will it affect the game?... More >>

Legalized betting could drum up interest in NASCAR
NASCAR should get a boost in exposure thanks to the Supreme Court ruling opening up sports betting to all states, but don't expect it to be a gold mine from the start.... More >>

Pizza Hut arcades started Towns' love for gaming
The Minnesota Timberwolves center's gone from playing quarter games to being a bit of a gaming guru -- and, he says, the "hands-down" best gamer on his team.... More >>

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