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Mets' Alderson says Porter hiring 'a wake-up call'
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:55:21 EST
Mets president of baseball operations Sandy Alderson said Tuesday he will look to ensure the team does a better job vetting potential hires in the wake of the firing of GM Jared Porter for explicit, unsolicited texts he sent to a reporter in 2016.
Hall of Fame pitcher Don Sutton dies at 75
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:55:21 EST
Hall of Fame pitcher Don Sutton, who won over 300 games during a major league career that spanned 23 seasons -- mostly with the Dodgers -- has died at the age of 75.
Sources: Mahomes clears steps, still in protocol
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:55:21 EST
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes cleared certain steps Monday, "some big steps," but he remains in the NFL's concussion protocol and it's too early to say that he definitely will play in Sunday's AFC Championship Game, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Tiger has procedure for nerve pain in lower back
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:55:21 EST
Tiger Woods will miss the Farmers Insurance Open and the Genesis Invitational after having a microdiscectomy procedure to remove a pressurized disc fragment that was pinching a nerve in his lower back.
Pacers' LeVert: Trade 'could've possibly saved me'
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:55:21 EST
Caris LeVert says he was "feeling 100 percent healthy" when he was traded to the Pacers, so he thinks that the deal "could've possibly saved me in the long run" after a mass was found on his kidney.
NHL pulling faulty pucks with tracking technology
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:55:21 EST
The NHL says it is temporarily pulling pucks with tracking technology because they aren't up to spec.
32 NFL free agents who could change teams this offseason, and the teams with big decisions
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:05:28 EST
The futures of JuJu Smith-Schuster, Dak Prescott and Trent Williams are up in the air as teams must make some hard choices this offseason.
Mets GM acknowledges sending explicit images
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:01:14 EST
New York Mets general manager Jared Porter sent explicit, unsolicited texts and images to a female reporter in 2016, culminating with a picture of an erect, naked penis, according to a copy of the text history obtained by ESPN.
Conor McGregor’s cardio solution: 10 weeks in Portugal
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:04:27 EST
After losing to Nate Diaz, McGregor knew he needed better cardio. An elite team and private gym helped him pursue that goal.
Everything you need to know about McGregor vs. Poirier 2
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:04:27 EST
Follow all of the news, features and social media posts leading up to Saturday's main event.
Jets, armed with draft picks, are in the eye of a Deshaun Watson storm
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:02:05 EST
Should the disgruntled Houston quarterback be on the move, it would be borderline negligent for the Jets to pass. But would the feeling be mutual?
How the concussion protocol works: What Patrick Mahomes has to do to get back on the field
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:47:04 EST
The Chiefs quarterback's status for the AFC Championship Game is up in the air. What's in store for Mahomes this week?
Louisville moves to No. 1 seed line in latest projection
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:21:46 EST
While South Carolina replaced Stanford at No. 1 overall, Louisville replaced NC State on the No. 1 seed line in ESPN's latest 64-team projection.
College football's way-too-early 2021 All-America team
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 07:27:01 EST
With DeVonta Smith, Kyle Pitts and Trevor Lawrence among the stars leaving college football, we make early picks for the 2021 All-America team.
Josh McDaniels a hot name in Eagles' coaching search
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:59:22 EST
It is clear the team is intrigued by the six-time Super Bowl champion, whose body of work suggests he could help QB Carson Wentz regain his form.
Our latest MLB offseason buzz: Second baseman market after LeMahieu, NL DH waiting game and more
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 09:28:21 EST
Where could teams needing second-base help turn next? How is universal designated hitter indecision holding up free agency? Here's what we're hearing.
The next phase of Phil Mickelson, and other important things happening in golf
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:27:19 EST
Phil Mickelson, who 30 years ago won on the PGA Tour as an amateur, begins his 2021 season this week. So what is fair to expect? Plus, making sense of Bryson DeChambeau and more.
Nick Kyrgios: Djokovic is a 'tool'
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 17:07:22 EST
Nick Kyrgios joined former Davis Cup player Sam Groth in criticising Novak Djokovic after the Serbian world No. 1 reportedly wrote to Australian Open organisers asking them to ease quarantine restrictions for players.
Leicester's win over Chelsea rekindles title dreams, while piling pressure on Lampard
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:42:31 EST
Leicester conjured up recent history as they moved to the top of the Premier League, while leaving Frank Lampard's managerial future in doubt.
Where did it go wrong for 'Assist King' Ozil at Arsenal?
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:41:17 EST
Mesut Ozil's arrival at Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013 was supposed to be the start of a new era, yet he leaves as a pariah. What happened?