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Henderson, No. 1 RB in '21 class, picks Ohio St.

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
TreVeyon Henderson, the No. 1-ranked running back in the ESPN Junior 300 for 2021, announced Friday that he has committed to Ohio State.

USMNT Big Board: The 23 who will go to Qatar 2022

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
The 2022 World Cup in Qatar is still two and a half years away, but it's never too early to begin projecting who will make the U.S.'s 23-man roster.

GOAT Bracket Elite Eight: East and West breakdowns

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
ESPN.com panelists share their thoughts and opinions on the Elite Eight for the East and West regions.

Khris Middleton is one basket shy of a historic season

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
When the season resumes, the Bucks' unsung star could join one of the most exclusive clubs in league history.

Pushups, pool and blow-drying the dog: How golfers kept busy without golf

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Billy Horschel tried his hand at home-schooling. Others tried basketball, pet grooming and cooking.

Bridges leads Suns to victory in first NBA 2K game broadcast on radio

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Mikal Bridges led the Phoenix Suns' NBA 2K team to a victory on Friday over Matisse Thybulle and the Philadelphia 76ers in a game that was streamed on Twitch and broadcast on the radio.

A virtual tournament: Simulations fill the void with sports on hold

March 28, 2020 - 7:32am
Fans are turning to powerful sports simulations to recreate some of their favorite games.

ESPN's Burke symptom-free after positive test

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
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.

MLB, union agree on stipulations for return

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
The season won't start until experts agree games would not pose a health risk and travel restrictions and bans on mass gatherings are lifted, though the idea of playing in empty stadiums can be revisited, sources told ESPN.

Davis Love III loses house to fire; no injuries

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Davis Love III and his wife, Robin, were at home when the fire started early Friday morning but were able to escape without injury. The house was "a total loss," fire officials said.

Barnwell: Yes, I'm a tough grader, but here are the nine signings I like

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Bill Barnwell graded more than 100 deals over the last two weeks, and these are his favorite, including Brady, Brees and Rivers.

Bones' complicated legacy of MMA greatness and personal troubles

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Some consider Jon Jones MMA's GOAT, but his legacy continues to be tainted by issues away from the Octagon.

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

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
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.

Where every MLB team ranks on what would have been Opening Day

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Unfortunately there is no action on the field, but we're still sizing up where all 30 teams stand on the day they would have been playing ball.

Serena Williams' most memorable Grand Slam victories

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
As 23-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams spends the next few weeks in solitude, ESPN highlights a few of her monumental majors.

Did you know? The best Serena stats

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Williams has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles. Here are some of her most interesting stats.

The best behind-the-scenes MLB moments we ever saw

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Our reporters take you inside the dugouts and clubhouses with their favorite stories away from the limelight.

Trick shots, TikTok, woodwork: How NFL players stay busy in isolation

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Zach Ertz, Robert Griffin III and Drew Brees are among those who have filled us in via social media on what they're up to at home.

#OpeningDayAtHome: MLB stars share thoughts with fans on day baseball didn't begin

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
With the coronavirus putting their season on hold, baseball's best opened up on social media.

Web gems and then some: The best defensive plays we ever saw

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
From home run robberies to infield artistry, our baseball reporters recall their favorite displays of golden glove work.