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March 19, 2019

Ranking 2019 NCAA tournament coaches as players, 1-68
A Hall of Famer, a former college player of the year at Duke, and a guy who didn't play past the eighth grade.... More >>

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March Madness bracket facts
Need some help filling out your ESPN Tournament Challenge bracket? We've got a ton of facts and trends to get you excited for the NCAA tournament.... More >>

Plea deal offers to drop charges against Kraft
Florida prosecutors have proposed dropping charges of soliciting prostitution against Robert Kraft and others in exchange for the men admitting they would have been proved guilty at trial, according to a report.... More >>

Source: Cards, with No. 1 pick, meet with Murray
Former Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray, who is expected to be the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, is meeting with Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury and GM Steve Keim, a source told ESPN.... More >>

Sources: Angels, Trout near new $430M deal
Two-time AL MVP Mike Trout is close to smashing the record for the largest contract in professional sports history, as he's finalizing a new 12-year deal with the Angels worth more than $430 million, sources told ESPN.... More >>

Heavyweights out: Giannis, LeBron not playing
Lakers star LeBron James will again be sidelined, returning to the bench with a sore groin as Los Angeles takes on Milwaukee, which will be without Giannis Antetokounmpo (ankle).... More >>

Sorry, brother: Martellus Bennett won't return
Martellus Bennett said he is staying retired even though he was tempted by the idea of playing with his brother Michael.... More >>

Former Auburn assistant Person pleads guilty
Former Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person entered a guilty plea to accepting $91,500 in bribes to steer players with NBA potential to a financial adviser.... More >>

A $430M bargain? Why Mike Trout might be worth a billion dollars
What if L.A. had given the outfielder $600 million? $700 million? Heck, with what the Angels will get for the next 12 years -- and beyond -- they could've handed him 10 figures.... More >>

Five reasons Trout can win a World Series with Angels
The best player of his generation just got the biggest contract in sports history, but is he sacrificing his shot at October glory by staying in Anaheim?... More >>

Teaira McCowan is center of attention in women's NCAA tournament
Once so self-conscious about her height she hid in her room, 6-foot-7 Teaira McCowan is finally at ease in the spotlight for Mississippi State.... More >>

Why UConn got a No. 2 seed in the women's NCAA basketball tournament
The NCAA bracket held few surprises, but UConn's No. 2 seed was a jaw-dropper. It's the first time since 2006 the Huskies aren't a 1-seed.... More >>

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Which of baseball's most unbreakable records might actually get broken in 2019?
74 home runs? 384 strikeouts? A 57-game hitting streak? History could be made this year, but some standards are more attainable than others.... More >>

NFL experts predict: The most improved team in free agency
Which team -- other than the Browns -- has won the offseason so far? Our insiders put a bow on the free-agent frenzy.... More >>

Inside NFL free-agent contract numbers: Who really got the best deals?
C.J. Mosley's deal with the Jets makes him free agency's biggest winner. Here's who fared best when we looked at the details.... More >>

From Duke to Prairie View, breaking down all 68 NCAA tournament teams
The 68 teams have been revealed for the 2019 NCAA tournament. Here's your brief look at every one.... More >>

The rise of the two-way player: Is next Ohtani already out there?
A growing number of players are trying to make an impact in roles both on the mound and at the plate -- and it could become a trend.... More >>

'Mr. Ichiro is like a god': Japanese players on Mariners icon, Japan series
We checked in with Ichiro Suzuki's countrymen about the importance of MLB's regular-season return to Tokyo and his role.... More >>

Isaiah Thomas gets his moment, but will it be his last?
While the former Celtics point guard was honored for his past, his future remains very much in doubt.... More >>

Notable March Madness bets from U.S. sportsbooks
Duke is the overwhelming public favorite to win the tourney at U.S. sportsbooks, but what's the rest of the betting action like? Here's an action report on the notable bets.... More >>

Worst all-time NCAA tournament bad beats by round
Which NCAA tournament bad beats hurt bettors the most over the years? We recap the most brutal by round, including Memphis' collapse in the 2008 title game.... More >>

Biggest point-spread upsets of the 64-team era
Last year, 16-seed UMBC made history, winning as a 20.5-point underdog. Where does it rank among the biggest point-spread upsets according to Vegas? Here are the largest upsets since 1985.... More >>

The U.S. stars making waves in Germany
Christian Pulisic blazed a trail for U.S. players in Germany. Now the next wave is settling into Bundesliga life and is thriving.... More >>

Inside the cage and out, Iraqi refugee Randa Markos knows not to give up the fight
Randa Markos' family left Iraq for Canada so they and their 3-year-old could find a better life. Now, 30 years later, she's still fighting in more ways than one.... More >>

Seattle moves to top of Power Rankings, SKC tumbles
The Seattle Sounders are the last remaining perfect team in MLS after three weeks of action, and they top this week's edition of Power Rankings.... More >>

How Jake Olson is using USC's pro day to fight cancer
Jake Olson, the inspirational Trojans long-snapper who lost his eyesight at age 12, will try to max out his bench press to help raise money for a cure for retinoblastoma.... More >>

Power Rankings: Barca top, Liverpool climb
Thanks to Lionel Messi's hat trick, Barcelona went 10 points clear in Spain at the weekend and stay at No. 1 in my Top 10!... More >>

Fantasy baseball rankings, sleepers, mock draft recaps and more for 2019
Get everything you need to prepare for your fantasy baseball drafts here, including rankings and analysis from ESPN's team of experts.... More >>

March Madness: Will the upsets continue at the Miami Open?
After several top men's and women's seeds failed to advance far at Indian Wells, the next two weeks in Miami could test whether we're in for more volatility or a return to the status quo.... More >>

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