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Elite Eight: South and Midwest breakdowns

March 29, 2020 - 4:45am
ESPN.com panelists share their thoughts and opinions on the Elite Eight for the South and Midwest Regions.

Solskjaer at Man United: Assessing his first year as full-time manager

March 29, 2020 - 4:45am
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has hit low points during his rollercoaster year in full-time charge at Manchester United, but there is cause for optimism.

'What even is that pitch?' An oral history of Kerry Wood's 20-K day

March 29, 2020 - 4:45am
Wood, Craig Biggio and others look back to when the Cubs phenom tied the single-game strikeout record.

Dwane Casey describes how the Pistons confronted the coronavirus

March 29, 2020 - 4:45am
From playing one of the last games before the NBA suspension to the challenge of a player diagnosed with the coronavirus, the Detroit Pistons have had a strenuous experience dealing with a global pandemic.

From the archives: The story behind Ronda Rousey's UFC return

March 29, 2020 - 4:45am
Before Ronda Rousey could return to the Octagon, she had to answer a simple question: Why should she?

LCS roundtable: Which team besides Cloud9 can make a deep playoff run?

March 29, 2020 - 4:45am
Only Cloud9 have clinched a playoff berth heading into the final week of the LCS spring split. Our experts analyze the potential playoff field and answer more questions in this week's roundtable.

Source: Ravens add Wolfe after losing Brockers

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
One day after the Ravens were unable to finalize a deal with Michael Brockers, they reached agreement on a one-year contract worth up to $6 million with free-agent defensive end Derek Wolfe, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Boras: MLB draft limits send 'wrong message'

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
With MLB having discretion to cut the draft to five rounds this year and 20 rounds in 2021 -- as well as deferring bonuses through 2022 -- agent Scott Boras believes baseball "should keep the status quo" and is sending the wrong message to amateurs.

When did Roger Federer discover his dominance?

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
Federer's discovery came in the 2004 U.S. Open final against Lleyton Hewitt.

How 2019 NFL first-round draft picks fared, what's in store in 2020

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
How did the first-rounders do in 2019 and what's next? Our NFL Nation reporters project what's ahead in 2020.

French TV mistakes Messi look-alike for Barca star

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
A famous Lionel Messi look-alike got a big endorsement for his similarity to the Barcelona star when a French TV station mistakenly used his image.

UFC stars come out on Saturday night: Zhang vs. Joanna; Ferguson and Khabib

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
It's been only three weeks since Zhang Weili and Joanna Jedrzejczyk had an all-time great fight. It's on ESPN again on Saturday.

Rex Chapman is a comeback story and a Twitter feed for our time

March 28, 2020 - 3:32pm
The former Kentucky and NBA star overcame addiction in his retirement to become the foremost curator of fun, feel-good Twitter content. And oh, can we use that right about now.

Juventus, players agree on €90M wage reduction

March 28, 2020 - 2:24pm
Juventus, players agree on €90M wage reduction

ESPN's Burke symptom-free after battling virus

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Doris Burke said she was tested on March 17 but felt her first symptom, overwhelming fatigue, on March 11, the day the NBA shut down.

Data: U.S. Olympic orgs facing $120M shortfall

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
An Associated Press analysis of 43 of the 50 national governing bodies that make up the backbone of the U.S. Olympic team shows that they are projected to lose more than $121 million in revenue between February and June.

The best pitching performance ever for all 30 teams

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
From 20-strikeout outings to unforgettable no-nos, we look at the best gem ever thrown by each franchise and try to predict who could top it.

Deshaun Watson's cryptic updates and more NFL social media rumors

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Has the DeAndre Hopkins trade broken Deshaun Watson? His social media posts make that seem possible, plus more NFL social media rumors.

Source: Cowboys reach deals with Zuerlein, Poe

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Greg Zuerlein, who has converted 201 of 245 field goal attempts in the regular season (82%) and is 264-of-270 on extra point attempts since he entered the NFL in 2012, has agreed to a three-year deal with the Cowboys, sources told ESPN.

Rodgers details frenzied departure from Peru

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Packers QB Aaron Rodgers detailed the "absolute pandemonium" that took place as he got out of Peru with minutes to spare before the airport was shut down.