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Clayton Kershaw in for toughest stretch run yet With a tight NL West race and Kenley Jansen out, the Dodgers ace faces a big challenge in his quest for a World Series title.
Acuna hits 2 leadoff HRs in Braves doubleheader Braves rookie slugger Ronald Acuña Jr. homered to lead off both ends of Monday's doubleheader against the Marlins, giving him a home run in four straight games.
Fantasy sleepers, busts and breakouts for 2018 Our panel of fantasy football analysts offers surprise performers, disappointments and those who will take their game to another level.
Even in announcing her retirement, Whalen never falters Lindsay Whalen was poised, cracked wise and thanked everyone she thought of during her retirement news conference Tuesday.
Will Dallas or Las Vegas claim final WNBA playoff spot? Seven of eight playoff spots are locked up. The last will go to Dallas or Las Vegas, which meet Friday. The Wings have a one-game lead over the Aces.
Rodgers: Criticism of young WRs not personal Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said no one should be offended after he ripped players' effort in a sloppy practice last week.
Indians' Martin battles life-threatening infection An organ-attacking bacterial infection is behind the hospitalization of Indians outfielder Leonys Martin, team president Chris Antonetti said.
Kentucky delivers a strong first impression in the Bahamas The Wildcats displayed during their four-game trip the kind of depth that usually sends John Calipari's team to the Final Four.
Source: Rookie Smith ends holdout with Bears Roquan Smith, the last unsigned rookie in the NFL, has agreed to end his holdout with the Bears, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Zach Smith kept DUI arrest secret from Meyer Former Ohio State assistant Zach Smith said he did not inform his former boss, Urban Meyer, about an arrest for speeding and operating a vehicle while intoxicated in February 2013.
Sources: OWL sells slot to Splyce, other investors Toronto is the fourth slot that the Overwatch League will sell during its franchise-expansion sales period.
Sources: Clips drop Bowen after Kawhi remarks After Bruce Bowen made some critical comments about free-agent target Kawhi Leonard in June, he will not be renewed as the LA Clippers television game analyst next season, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
If her opponent wasn't enough, Simona Halep had to overcome bout of negativity World No. 1 Simona Halep had to fight off her own negative emotions as much as Sloane Stephens in the final of the Rogers Cup.
Business as usual for NASCAR with Jim France at the helm NASCAR is in good hands with interim chairman and CEO Jim France, who has provided a stabilizing force amid his nephew's leave of absence.
The reluctant rock star: Scott Frost's life at Nebraska The former Cornhuskers QB has returned home, and everyone wants a piece of him.
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The ultimate guide to the Big Ten Check out power rankings, all-conference teams, players to watch, coaches on the hot seat and more about the Big Ten.
Pats' plan to protect Brady's blindside: Meet NFL's largest player Trent Brown is the biggest man in the NFL, and he has a big heart, is humble and has a passion for family. He also has a huge responsibility.
Blue hair and big cats: Meet Niners rookie Dante Pettis The unorthodox way that 49ers rookie receiver Dante Pettis runs gives him an advantage and only adds to his distinctive personality.
Why Shaquem Griffin will make Seattle roster and where he could play With notable production and blazing speed, any questions about how Griffin would fare in the NFL have been quieted. But where does he fit on D?
Why the time is right for Wisconsin's College Football Playoff run These Badgers aren't just overachievers who can run the ball. They have the skill-position talent to match up with anyone and challenge for a playoff spot.
Power Rankings: New rivals boost AL's dominance The Red Sox might be delivering a season for the ages, but they aren't the only hot team heading toward the stretch.
Barnwell: Predicting which NFL breakouts will stick -- and crumble Kareem Hunt ran wild last season. DeMarcus Lawrence was unblockable. Here's which stars are actually rising, and who might be a one-year wonder.
Man City impress at Arsenal; Pogba vs. Mourinho The new season means Marcotti's Musings are back! This week, Gab looks at the Premier League's opening weekend, plus events around Europe.
Power Rankings: Rooney sends D.C. into a frenzy Wayne Rooney's stoppage-time heroics left Orlando City reeling, while David Villa ensured that NYCFC will approach the postseason with relish.
NFL preseason's most crushing injuries and what's next for each team Here are the most devastating injuries of training camp and preseason so far, plus the prognosis for all those players and who could replace them.
Brooks Koepka wasn't losing to anyone, not even Tiger Koepka understood the feel-good story everyone wanted. But he just wasn't going to allow it to happen on Sunday at the PGA Championship.
Even without winning, Tiger still won Tiger Woods wanted to win his 15th major. Pretty much everyone at Bellerive wanted the same thing. That he didn't wasn't so bad when you consider what he has done in the past two majors.
Timeline: Everything to know about the Maryland football scandal A rundown of the events that led to Maryland football coach DJ Durkin being placed on administrative leave on Saturday.
The inside story of a toxic culture at Maryland football Current Maryland players describe a culture of fear and intimidation within the football program in the run-up to offensive lineman Jordan McNair's death.
Summer Forecast: East, West and NBA champs in 2018-19 Will the Warriors win it all again? Our ESPN Forecast panel unveils its early projections.
Before they were famous: Pros who played in the LLWS They may be household names now, but some athletes were first in the spotlight as kids on the baseball fields of the Little League World Series.