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May 25, 2020

From Tiger's game to Brady's wild ride, the biggest takeaways from an entertaining match
Tiger Woods, Peyton Manning, Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson put on a good show, with the help of some antics.... More >>

Tom Brady holes wedge shot for birdie as pants split
A struggling Brady made birdie on the seventh hole, earning an extra $100,000 for charity from Brooks Koepka.... More >>

Woods, Manning win The Match, help raise $20M
Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning prevailed 1 up over Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson in an event that raised $20 million for COVID-19 relief efforts.... More >>

Keselowski wins 600 as late pit stop costs Elliott
Chase Elliott was coasting to victory in the Coca-Cola 600 when teammate William Byron spun with a tire problem, leading Elliott to pit with two laps remaining and paving the way for Brad Keselowski to claim his first win in the event.... More >>

D.C. details, 'Baby Shark' feature in Nats' WS ring
The Washington Nationals unveiled the design of their 2019 World Series championship ring on Sunday after players nixed a plan to hold a virtual ring presentation ceremony.... More >>

N.Y. governor: Pro teams can return to facilities
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says teams in his state can return to their facilities for training after a pause of more than two months.... More >>

Syndergaard to suing landlord: 'See you in court'
Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard is being sued for at least $250,000 after he never took over a three-bedroom penthouse in Manhattan that costs $27,000 per month. Syndergaard responded on Twitter on Saturday, writing, "See you in court pal."... More >>

Iditarod winner from Norway stranded in Alaska
Thomas Waerner and his 16 dogs are waiting to return to his home in Norway after winning this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March.... More >>

Nick Foles or Eli Manning to caddie? Peyton Manning was ready with trash talk for Tom Brady
Ahead of beating Brady and Phil Mickelson while paired with Tiger Woods, Manning came ready with the trash talk.... More >>

Like his father, Chase Elliott feels Coca-Cola 600 heartbreak
It appeared that Chase Elliott would race to victory in the NASCAR Crown Jewel event that eluded his father, Bill, until a late caution allowed Brad Keselowski to take the checkered flag in overtime.... More >>

How the coronavirus is forever changing the way MLB connects to fans
Teams are using baseball's unprecedented shutdown to revamp their social media strategy. For MLB, that could long outlast the pandemic.... More >>

Passan’s 20 questions: Where hopes of a 2020 MLB season stand right now
The future of baseball depends on owners and players coming together very soon.... More >>

Our UFC experts book Fight Island's debut, and not everyone chooses Conor McGregor
Do you go with title bouts or Conor McGregor's star power? Check out how each of our experts booked the main card.... More >>

MNF classics: Le'Veon Bell's walk-off TD beats Chargers
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin passed on the chance to tie with seconds to go and instead put the game in the hands of his star running back.... More >>

How a homeless refugee became a 9-year-old benevolent chess champion
Tani Adewumi and his family fled Nigeria and Boko Haram before settling in a New York City homeless shelter. They never could have guessed that chess would open doors -- for their family and others -- in the United States.... More >>

47 things to know about Bartolo Colon on his 47th birthday
He pitched for 11 teams over 21 seasons, winning 247 games and a Cy Young -- and still wants more -- but there's so much more to "Big Sexy" than mere numbers.... More >>

KBO Weekly: Dominant Dinos rule over Power Rankings
The NC Dinos continue to terrorize the KBO as we look at the week that was and the must-see matchup of the week ahead.... More >>

Driveways, canyons, pools: NFL players create clever workouts
Kirk Cousins and Golden Tate are among many who are creating unusual workouts in unusual spaces.... More >>

Legendary college coach Eddie Sutton dies at 84
Sutton, who won more than 800 games and was the first coach to take four different schools to the NCAA men's basketball tournament, died Saturday.... More >>

Eli joins Twitter, gets humorous hello from Brady
Retired Giants quarterback Eli Manning joined Twitter on Saturday and got a humorous welcome from his former Super Bowl foe Tom Brady.... More >>

La Liga aiming to resume season June 11
Javier Tebas confirmed that the first match to be played in Spain's top tier will be between Sevilla and Real Betis.... More >>

ESPN 300 linebacker Colson commits to Michigan
LB Junior Colson committed to Michigan on Sunday over Tennessee, Oregon, Ole Miss and LSU, among others.... More >>

Tales of just how much John Smoltz hated to lose
And not just at baseball. But also at golf. Or HORSE. Or pingpong. Or ... you get the idea. He hated to lose. And since he was so good at everything, he rarely did.... More >>

RB Leipzig put on a show, Bayern clearly on top, and Dortmund remains in contention
The top two won ahead of their showdown, while Leverkusen's star showed his class. And fans might not like it, but Geisterspiele are here to stay.... More >>

The untold story of what fuels Michael Jordan's legendary fire
This is the inside tale of MJ's deep family history, back to Wilmington, North Carolina, where five generations of Jordans came before him.... More >>

The NBA in a bubble: The blueprint for how the league could finish the 2019-20 season
Hope perseveres to eventually declare a 2019-20 NBA champion. ESPN spoke to a range of stakeholders studying the "bubble" concept and compared their concerns with the league's thinking.... More >>

How close are we to live sports? Where NBA, NFL, MLB and others stand
Leagues are navigating complicated paths back to seasons.... More >>

Let's rank all 32 NFL offseasons: The Bucs are No. 1, and Houston is last
The Cowboys, Broncos and Browns upgraded their offenses, but only one team added the GOAT.... More >>

'The most competitive guy I ever coached against': Jerry Sloan, as remembered by fellow greats
Jerry Sloan, who died Friday at 78, sits fourth all time in NBA coaching wins. Some of the other Hall of Famers on the list recall a ruthless competitor with "instant credibility."... More >>

The all-time starting five for every NBA Western Conference team
Steph and Wilt? Kobe and Magic? Harden and Hakeem? We imagine what every team's best all-time lineup would look like.... More >>

Liverpool's scoring from corners underlines value of set pieces
The worth of corner kicks in producing goals often divides opinion, but the statistics show there's a big scoring return for teams like Liverpool.... More >>

'It's not an easy call': How MMA coaches decide whether to throw in the towel
MMA coaches often face critical decisions about whether to stop a fight to protect their fighter. Here is how they decide.... More >>

15-year-old wins Fortnite Champion Series Invitational Europe
German player JannisZ is now $120,000 richer after winning the Fortnite Champion Series Invitational Europe.... More >>

Paris Legion win inaugural Warzone Weekend
The Legion's five kills were enough to secure their victory in the inaugural Warzone Weekend.... More >>

Project GOAT Update: The greatest reliever season in fantasy history
A new team enters the Project GOAT arena and blows up the no-reliever meta that had dominated the contest so far. Just how special was Mark Eichhorn's 1986 campaign? We delve into the numbers and how to value ERA and WHIP in rotisserie scoring.... More >>

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