8:23 PM ET Associated Press First-year eligibles Tony Gonzalez, Ed Reed and Champ Bailey are among 25 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. In all, 13 defensive players, nine on offense and three coaches — Jimmy Johnson, Tom Flores and Don Coryell — made the cut. Making it to the semifinals for the
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7:05 PM ET Associated Press Vijay Singh has settled his lawsuit against the PGA Tour over how it investigated his use of deer antler spray, ending more than five years of litigation less than a week before the case was to go to trial in New York. Terms of the settled announced Tuesday were not
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6:07 PM ET Phil Mickelson has already “baited” Tiger Woods into a $200,000 side bet as part of their winner-take-all $9-million match on Friday in Las Vegas. During a news conference on Tuesday at Shadow Creek to promote “The Match” between the longtime golf rivals, Mickelson noted he’s been thinking about the side challenges that
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6:48 PM ET UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich was granted a temporary restraining order against her husband, Arnold Berdon, following a recent alleged altercation in Hawaii. Ostovich, 27, was hospitalized with a broken orbital bone following an attack last weekend, her manager, Brian Butler-Au, told ESPN earlier this week. According to court records, Ostovich filed for
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6:28 PM ET UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich has filed for a temporary restraining order against her husband Arnold Berdon following a recent alleged altercation in Hawaii. Ostovich, 27, was hospitalized with a broken orbital bone following an attack last weekend, her manager Brian Butler-Au told ESPN earlier this week. According to court records, Ostovich filed
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5:53 PM ET Associated Press WILMINGTON, N.C. — Michael Jordan returned to his hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina, and met with some hurricane victims who benefited from his $2 million donation. Stephanie Parker, her husband and four young children spent nearly months living in shelters provided by the American Red Cross, which Jordan helped fund.
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5:43 PM ET Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for directing inappropriate language toward a fan during a recent game in Dallas. According to the league, the exchange occurred during the first quarter of the Warriors’ 112-109 loss to the Mavericks on Saturday. The incident capped a
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4:42 PM ET Rob Brant’s most recent ring performance so impressed Top Rank promoter Bob Arum that on Tuesday he signed him to a multiyear co-promotional deal. Along with Greg Cohen and Rapacz Boxing, Top Rank will promote Brant, who will fight on Top Rank’s ESPN cards. On Oct. 20, in Las Vegas, Brant shut
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2:27 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The NBA has hired Rod Strickland as program manager for its G League professional path program. Strickland, a 17-year NBA veteran and former college assistant, will evaluate elite prospects, as well as educate and mentor them on the new initiative that offers select high school prospects the option to bypass
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3:55 PM ET DAVIE, Fla. — Ryan Tannehill will start Sunday at Indianapolis, Miami Dolphins coach Adam Gase announced Tuesday. Tannehill, who missed the last five games with a capsule injury in his right shoulder, threw the ball in practice for the first time since Week 6 on Tuesday. He completed 25- to 30-yard passes
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3:18 PM ET LAKE FOREST, Ill. – The Chicago Bears are “cautiously optimistic” that quarterback Mitchell Trubisky will play in Thursday’s game at Detroit despite a right shoulder injury, head coach Matt Nagy said on Tuesday. The Bears and a handful of others have arrived as playoff threats sooner than expected. Here’s what is fueling
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Morocco drew a line under an encouraging 2018 with a 1-0 victory away in Tunisia on Tuesday evening. Youssef En-Nesyri scored the only goal of the game in the 41st minute – the sixth strike of his international career – from close range after Medhi Benatia’s free kick bounced back off the post and into
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