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June 18, 2019

Lowe: Where the Anthony Davis trade leaves the Lakers and Pelicans
Finally the Lakers have a deal to acquire Davis. Are they paying too much?... More >>

4 shot, 3 arrested at Raptors' parade, police say
Police in Toronto said four people were shot, but none of the injuries were life-threatening. Two people were arrested and an investigation is ongoing.... More >>

DR authorities ID man they say paid Ortiz hitmen
Dominican authorities on Monday identified the man they believe paid hit men to try to kill David Ortiz, adding that they were closing in on the mastermind and motive behind the shooting of the famous slugger who is recovering at a hospital in Boston.... More >>

Yanks' Encarnacion excited by trade, 0-4 in debut
Edwin Encarnacion received a warm ovation from fans when he made his Yankees debut at home Monday night.... More >>

Pelicans pick up '20-21 option on Gentry's deal
The Pelicans will have a new look, but they'll have the same coach. The team is picking up Alvin Gentry's option for the 2020-21 season.... More >>

LaMelo Ball commits to play in Australian NBL
LaMelo Ball, the No. 21 prospect in the ESPN 100 class of 2019, will join ESPN No. 5 prospect RJ Hampton as American teenagers going to Australia's NBL.... More >>

Field favored vs. Cali teams in NBA title prop bet
Caesars Sportsbook posted a unique proposition on whether a team from California will win the 2019-20 NBA championship. That includes the Lakers, Clippers, Warriors and Kings (Yes +165).... More >>

Freddy Adu exclusive: 'I'm not ready to give it up'
Freddy Adu was supposed to save U.S. soccer before his career fizzled out. But he has found happiness in coaching as he plots his final comeback.... More >>

Veterans who could be cut by each of the NFL's 32 teams
Could a former first-round selection be done with the Steelers? NFL Nation picks a player on each team who might not make the opening day roster.... More >>

Le'Veon Bell effect: How the Jets star can impact everyone around him
The appreciation for the 27-year-old RB goes beyond blocking schemes, formation versatility and route running. Here's what the Jets are saying.... More >>

'There's too much damn turmoil': An unsettling vibe surrounds these Rockets
Houston's biggest problem might not be Golden State anymore.... More >>

Power Rankings: NL rivals ready to challenge Dodgers for No. 1
L.A. has been on top for much of the season, but the Braves, Cubs and Brewers are in hot pursuit.... More >>

How will Zion's game translate to the NBA? Deandre Ayton's rookie season offers clues
A sharp midrange jumper can counteract the pro defenders' tendency to force league newbies into the middle.... More >>

Ranking colleges that produce the most potentially impactful NBA players
Duke could be the first school to have three players drafted in the top 10 since 2007. Which other schools have produced the most potentially impactful draftees in the past 10 years? We rank them.... More >>

U.S. has big issues to fix but is going one Gold Cup game at a time
Warm-up defeats to Jamaica and Venezuela have shown the extent of the work ahead for the U.S. but for now, Berhalter & Co. go one game at a time.... More >>

Woodland's big win, Koepka's close call and Tiger's weird week
What's next for Brooks Koepka after just missing out on another major? Will Tiger's game round back into form? We ask our experts the big questions coming out of the U.S. Open.... More >>

Gary Woodland's journey through heartbreak to U.S. Open champion
The road here was not easy -- there was pain and grief often for Woodland -- but at this U.S. Open, there was only joy.... More >>

Fury, Wilder building heavyweight rematch into bigger blockbuster
Tyson Fury put on a masterful performance Saturday to raise his profile with fans and generate excitement for a second fight with Deontay Wilder. Both men have more work to do, but so far, so good.... More >>

20 MMA thoughts, including how Chael Sonnen became 'The Bad Guy'
Ariel Helwani shares his thoughts on the retirement of Sonnen, including when he developed his famed persona.... More >>

India, Pakistan produce electric atmosphere in Manchester
ESPN senior writer Wright Thompson was in Manchester as India and Pakistan met in the World Cup. Despite the geopolitical tensions between the countries, the scene was festive and vibrant, the kind of stadium that makes the hair stand up on your arm.... More >>

NHL's Jack Hughes, MLB's Bobby Witt Jr., top young athletes write letters to future selves
Sports' biggest up-and-comers ponder their careers with, well, themselves -- the eminently accomplished retired versions of themselves, that is.... More >>

Isaiah Austin is willing to risk his life for basketball
The 7-foot-1 center dreamed of playing in the NBA, but everything changed just days before the draft. Now he's putting everything on the line to do what he loves.... More >>

NBA Power Rankings, way-too-early edition
What's next for Toronto, Golden State and the rest of the NBA? We're ranking every team heading into a pivotal offseason across the league.... More >>

Liverpool the best option for De Ligt, but expect him to join PSG
Ajax defender Matthijs de Ligt has emerged as the hottest property in Europe but where will he end up? Here's the pros and cons of each possibility.... More >>

Forty years on from Arnoux v Villeneuve: How times have changed
After Sebastian Vettel's controversial penalty in Montreal, Maurice Hamilton remembers Gilles Villeneuve and Rene Arnoux's legendary battle at the French Grand Prix 40 years ago and how much F1 has changed in the years since.... More >>

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