Sports News

Michael Jordan series on ESPN moved up to April

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
ESPN's documentary about Michael Jordan, "The Last Dance," will be shown in April instead of June as originally scheduled.

China delays re-start of basketball, other events

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Concerned about asymptomatic carriers of coronavirus, China's General Administration of Sport issued an order to not yet resume the Chinese Basketball Association and other sporting events.

NCAA approves extra year for spring athletes

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
The NCAA Division I Council voted Monday to grant an extra year of eligibility to all student-athletes in spring sports whose seasons were canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Bucs GM: Brady made sales pitch to join team

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
While the Buccaneers were openly interested in signing Tom Brady, Tampa Bay GM Jason Licht said the 42-year-old quarterback gave the Bucs his best sales pitch in their first phone call.

Reid says CBA altered post-ballot, needs revote

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Free-agent safety Eric Reid wants the NFL's new collective bargaining agreement invalidated over language added following ratification of the pact earlier this month.

Shaq says he 'stopped going' to 'Tiger King' zoo

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Hall of Fame center Shaquille O'Neal attempted to clarify his brief appearance on the Netflix documentary "Tiger King," saying that while he loves big cats, he "had no idea" what was going on at the Oklahoma ranch.

5-on-5: The greatness of MJ, Scottie, Phil and the Bulls dynasty

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Which three-peat was more dominant? Our experts look back at the NBA's team of the '90s.

College basketball's 'greatest of all time' bracket: Championship breakdown

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
ESPN.com panelists share their thoughts and opinions on the championship round.

Duke 61, Butler 59 -- Inside the journey to college basketball's biggest 'what if' moment

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Ten years ago, Gordon Hayward's heave rimmed out at the buzzer, negating what would have been THE iconic moment in college basketball history.

2020 NFL Power Rankings: Where are Brady's Bucs? Did Pats plummet?

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
The additions of DeAndre Hopkins and Tom Brady have their new teams on the rise.

Bills O-lineman Dion Dawkins is Buffalo's big, fun adopted son

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
The Bills' gregarious left tackle, who brightens any room he enters, is making an impact on the field and in the city he has come to love.

The truth about Michael Jordan's MLB prospects: 'I swear, he was going to the majors'

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Nowadays, fans look upon Michael Jordan's foray into another sport 26 years ago as a whim, and conclude that his baseball career was a bust. They could not be more wrong.

Watch Sabrina Ionescu, Zion Williamson and other stars in McDonald's All American Games

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Imagine a world where Sabrina Ionescu and Lauren Cox are teammates, or where Jayson Tatum and Bam Adebayo are on the same team. It did happen.

Lowe: How the Hornets are adding Kobe and playoff basketball to their break

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
The Hornets are staying in touch by breaking down a 2012 Lakers-Nuggets playoff series via video chats and text chains.

The inside story of the first MLB player traded during the coronavirus pandemic

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
For Red Sox minor leaguer Jhonny Pereda, who herds cattle in the offseason to pay his bills, this is no novelty. It's scary.

Viewers guide: Mike Piazza, Mets help New York heal post-9/11

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
The first of a series of classic MLB games on ESPN is a memorable, emotional night at Shea Stadium shortly after the 2001 attacks in New York City.

Full lineup of classic games, how to watch, more

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Starting Tuesday, ESPN will air memorable games of the past 25 years, with more available on ESPN+.

What's next for UFC 249 if Khabib Nurmagomedov is out?

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
The lightweight champ says he's stuck in Russia, so our panel considers who could step in against Tony Ferguson.

How are boxers getting by with no fights?

March 31, 2020 - 6:49am
Boxers are coping with the lack of a steady stream of income in a variety of ways due to the cancellation of fights.