National Sports

WR Willie Snead now a Raven after Saints decline to match offer

Apr 23, 2018

The? New Orleans Saints?have decided not to match the? Baltimore Ravens' two-year offer sheet to wide receiver Willie Snead, a source confirmed to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Snead, who was a restricted free agent, agreed to a t…

Horse named after Patriots' Rob Gronkowski to run Kentucky Derby

Apr 23, 2018

A horse named after New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is set to race at the Kentucky Derby. The thoroughbred, aptly named Gronkowski, won the Burradon Stakes in England on Friday, qualifying the Kentucky-bred colt for …

Elysee Mbem-Bosse apologizes for threatening messages at Jim Harbaugh

Apr 23, 2018

Former Michigan linebacker Elysee Mbem-Bosse apologized Sunday in a statement posted online for a string of threatening Twitter messages directed at coach Jim Harbaugh. Mbem-Bosse said he felt that he was kicked off the Wolverines…

Dolphins invite Stoneman Douglas students, family of slain coach to announce draft picks

Apr 23, 2018

The Miami Dolphins have invited members of the Parkland, Florida, community to announce the team's selections on the third day of next week's NFL draft, a team spokesman told ESPN. As of now, plans call for 18 seniors from Marjory Stonema…

Cavaliers win 104-100 at Indiana to even series at 2

Apr 22, 2018

LeBron James and Kyle Korver combined for all but two of Cleveland's final 13 points Sunday as the Cavaliers escaped with a 104-100 victory at Indiana to even the series at 2.

Ginobili, Aldridge help Spurs beat Warriors to avoid sweep

Apr 22, 2018

Manu Ginobili scored 10 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter of what could have been his final home game with the Spurs, and San Antonio beat the Golden State Warriors 103-90

Melting Pot: 76ers' global approach to a roster is working

Apr 23, 2018

Philadelphia _ a melting pot city _ has a locker room that's about as culturally diverse as can be

Battle ready: Big leaguers logging long hours on Fortnite

Apr 23, 2018

Who threw that Boogie Bomb? For Fortnite fanatics, the enemy could be a favorite big leaguer

Crosby, Penguins keep 3rd straight championship in sight

Apr 23, 2018

The Pittsburgh Penguins have won nine straight playoff series, which tied a franchise record and are the most in the NHL since the Detroit Red Wings also won nine from 1997 to 1999

Wall takes over, Wiz beat Raps 106-98 to tie series at 2-2

Apr 22, 2018

John Wall took over down the stretch after Bradley Beal fouled out and led the No. 8 seed Wizards past the No. 1 Toronto Raptors 106-98 to even their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series at 2-all

Tied up: Giannis' tip-in lifts Bucks over Celtics in Game 4

Apr 22, 2018

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points and tipped in the go-ahead bucket with 5 seconds left, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics 104-102 on Sunday to tie their first-round playoff series at two games apiece

Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow

Apr 23, 2018

Gleyber Torres called up, and more top prospects could soon follow

Predators brace for physical series vs Jets in 2nd round

Apr 23, 2018

Nashville looks every bit like the team that went to the Stanley Cup Final a season ago and won the Presidents' Trophy this season heading into a second-round series with Winnipeg

LEADING OFF: Dodgers' Buehler makes 1st start, Bryant rests

Apr 23, 2018

LEADING OFF: Dodgers prospect Walker Buehler makes 1st start, Cubs star Bryant rests after beaning, Astros rising