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UFC champ Zhang Weili on heading back to China, possible Joanna rematch

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Weili is waiting for things to calm down before heading home to China, and she's in no rush for a Joanna rematch.

At 49, straight from prison, Pete Rose could still hit

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Pete Rose bet on baseball. He also went to prison for tax evasion. The day he got out, he went directly to the batting cage.

'The Rookie' and six other memorable real-life MLB debut stories

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
The improbable story of Jim Morris' trip to the majors made for quite a movie, but there are others who were old-timers when they first made it to The Show.

No NFL, NBA, MLB or NHL to bet on? These esports offer an alternative

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
With mainstream sports postponed, there is a world of esports that can help fill your gambling void.

Watch the best moments in the Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal rivalry

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have given us some of the best tennis matches over the past two decades.

Sports announcer goes viral with his #LiveCommentary play-by-play Twitter posts

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
Shopping? Dog walking? Crossing the street? Here is how one sports commentator turned ordinary day-to-day tasks into a viral play-by-play show.

Wyshynski: Cancel the NHL regular season already

March 27, 2020 - 4:49pm
By dragging its proverbial feet on an official cancellation, the league is doing more harm than good.

Barnwell's best grades of NFL free agency: Nine signings, including three QBs

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Bill Barnwell graded more than 100 deals over the last two weeks, and these are his favorite, including Brady, Brees and Rivers.

Draft date set; Goodell warns of public discussion

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a memo that the NFL draft will go on as scheduled next month, while adding "public discussion of issues relating to the draft serves no useful purpose and is grounds for disciplinary action."

Sources: MLB, MLBPA agree to deal on stoppage

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
If there is no season in 2020, players will still earn full service time. Meaning players such as Mookie Betts would still be free agents in November.

Brockers rejoins Rams after failed Ravens deal

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
After a deal with the Ravens fell through over concerns about his injured left ankle, defensive lineman Michael Brockers is returning to the Rams on a three-year deal, Brockers' agent confirmed to ESPN.

Arians says AB on Bucs won't happen; 'not a fit'

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Bruce Arians said that signing Antonio Brown was "not gonna happen," partly because the receiver is "not a fit in our locker room."

Sources: Roman Reigns pulls out of WrestleMania

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Roman Reigns, who is a leukemia survivor and is immunocompromised, has withdrawn from the WWE's WrestleMania, sources say.

50K watch Curry talk to Fauci about COVID-19

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Warriors guard Stephen Curry talked with Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, about COVID-19 in an interview on Instagram.

Kurkjian's baseball fix: At 49, straight from prison, Pete Rose could still hit

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Pete Rose bet on baseball. He also went to prison for tax evasion. The day he got out, he went directly to the batting cage.

GOAT Bracket Sweet 16: South and Midwest breakdowns

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
ESPN.com panelists share their thoughts and opinions on Sweet 16 players in the South and Midwest regions.

Behind the numbers of the biggest free-agent signings: Who actually won

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Ryan Tannehill's breakout paid off -- big time. These are the details you should know.

Harlem Globetrotters legend 'Curly' Neal, 77, dies

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Fred "Curly" Neal, who played 22 seasons for the Globetrotters and was just the fifth player of the organization to have his number retired, has died at the age of 77.

Jon Jones' complicated legacy of MMA greatness and personal troubles

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
Some consider Jon Jones MMA's GOAT, but his legacy continues to be tainted by issues away from the Octagon.

Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn't fight during Ramadan, so UFC 249's timing is crucial

March 27, 2020 - 6:32am
The lightweight champ is Muslim, and he won't fight between April 23 and May 23, meaning any delay of UFC 249 could be a problem.