Everything you need to know about Fernando Tatis Jr.'s 80-game suspension

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 22:43:40 EST)

MLB announced megastar Fernando Tatis Jr. will miss the rest of the season due to a positive test for a banned substance. Here's what it means for Tatis and the Padres.

Padres' Tatis banned 80 games for PED violation

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:12 EST)

Fernando Tatis Jr. tested positive for Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance, and will miss the remainder of the season.

Watson: 'Truly sorry' to the women I've impacted

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:12 EST)

Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson, for the first time, publicly apologized to the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct during massage sessions in an interview Friday.

UFC raises 'never gonna happen' under White

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:12 EST)

UFC president Dana White reiterated in a GQ interview that he believes his promotion's fighters are paid reasonably and that a dramatic change isn't coming while he is in charge.

Jets QB Wilson limps off with right knee injury

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:12 EST)

Quarterback Zach Wilson injured his right knee on the second series of the New York Jets' preseason opener against Philadelphia and limped immediately to the locker room Friday night.

Bernard keys Rockies' win in long-awaited debut

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 22:10:07 EST)

Wynton Bernard, who spent the last 10 years in the minor leagues, had a memorable Major League debut by singling and stealing a base in the Colorado Rockies' 5-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.

Astros' Brantley done for season after surgery

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:12 EST)

Astros outfielder Michael Brantley, who hasn't played since June 26, has had season-ending arthroscopic labral repair on his right shoulder, the team announced.

Messi left off Ballon d'Or list for 1st time since '05

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:11 EST)

Lionel Messi has been left off the 30-man list of Ballon d'Or nominees for the first time since 2005 after the contenders were announced Friday.

Sabbatini to keep PGA Tour card after LIV fallout

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:07:12 EST)

Rory Sabbatini will move from No. 31 on the PGA Tour career money list to No. 22 after LIV Golf suspensions and resignations take effect, meaning he can use an exemption and have a full PGA Tour card for next season.

Preseason Week 1 takeaways: QB Deshaun Watson returns to game action, QB Zach Wilson limps off

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 23:54:39 EST)

Watson was on the field for the first time since 2020, and Jets second-year quarterback Wilson suffered a knee injury. Here were the key performances Friday night.

Mock draft: 10-team PPR

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 21:05:07 EST)

Our analysts gathered for our latest practice draft, and two big-name quarterbacks slipped out of the top 10 selected at the position.

Friday's camp updates: Kirk Cousins out with COVID-19; five preseason games Friday

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 23:15:51 EST)

Check out the top photos, videos and news from the NFL on Friday, as we head into the first full weekend of preseason action.

Position battles to watch for every team

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 23:15:51 EST)

The Panthers and Steelers have QB battles. The Patriots, Jets, Lions and Cardinals are looking for starting corners.

Bantamweight breakdown: What Vera, Cruz and others need to get a title shot

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 09:15:30 EST)

Who will get the winner of Aljamain Sterling-TJ Dillashaw? Assessing potential No. 1 contenders at 135 pounds.

'The only person that beat me was myself': Will Teofimo Lopez learn from his mistakes?

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 09:04:42 EST)

Teofimo Lopez has much to prove in his return bout, but is he ready to do so?

Will Barcelona topple Real Madrid? What to watch for ahead of new season

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 11:43:44 EST)

LaLiga is back! Before the action gets underway, though, let's look at some of the biggest storylines worth following as the 2022-23 season begins.

Glass half empty? Man United told Ten Hag to lower hopes for the season

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 09:28:03 EST)

Manchester United told new boss Erik ten Hag to lessen his expectations ahead of the new season -- ESPN's Insider Notebook has the latest.

Why Isco, Sevilla and Julen Lopetegui can be a perfect match

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 09:28:03 EST)

Isco identified two managers who could make him magical again after some tough years in Madrid.

Why the Buckeyes are a safe bet to win the Big Ten

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 18:42:37 EST)

Chris "The Bear" Fallica breaks down why he believes college football bettors should believe in the Ohio State Buckeyes this season.

They said it! Jamaal Williams will run over you while crying, plus more quotes of the week

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 19:05:01 EST)

Vaughn Grissom was amped over his first career home run, KJ Jefferson wants to bring the Razorbacks back, Nick Chubb doesn't need to advertise and Ben McAdoo can't predict the future.

Want to feel old? Your favorite 2004 Red Sox player's son is playing for the Brockton Rox this summer

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 08:24:46 EST)

The Red Sox-Yankees rivalry goes next-gen as Jaden Sheffield, Manny Ramirez Jr., Pedro Martinez Jr., D'Angelo Ortiz and Kade Foulke join forces.

Should Breanna Stewart or A'ja Wilson be the 2022 WNBA MVP?

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 08:17:02 EST)

The MVP race has again come down to the Seattle and Las Vegas stars. Our panel predicts all the major awards and the new positionless all-league teams.

How Skylar Diggins-Smith's absence impacts Phoenix's playoff hopes and beyond

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 08:17:02 EST)

Diggins-Smith is done for the season. Can the Mercury still reach the postseason?

Schedule, results, how to watch and more

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 15:45:58 EST)

We have your one-stop-shop for everything you need to know for this year's Little League World Series.

100 days to the World Cup: Why your team will (and won't) win in Qatar

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 14:04:33 EST)

Can Messi's Argentina reach World Cup glory? Will Germany redeem themselves? Here's why your team will or won't win this winter in Qatar.

Transfer Talk: With Ronaldo staying put, Man United push for Kalajdzic, Rabiot

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 18:48:59 EST)

Cristiano Ronaldo is staying at Man United, and progress is being made with Sasa Kalajdzic and Adrien Rabiot. Transfer Talk has the latest.

MLS is now a transfer-market destination league

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 18:48:59 EST)

For years, MLS hardly participated in the global transfer market, but now the league has become a player.

European 2022-23 kit ranking: Which Champions League giant has the best jerseys?

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 09:24:55 EST)

With Europe's top teams unveiling their kits for the new season, we've compiled them all to find out which club is the continent's most stylish.

Expert picks for the welterweight, heavyweight first round

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 20:00:14 EST)

Ian Parker breaks down the second set of playoff matchups involving the PFL's heavyweights and welterweights.

Red-hot NL teams dominate top 3

(Fri, 12 Aug 2022 11:39:55 EST)

Two-team races have emerged in both the American League and National League as clubs continue to battle for a postseason berth.