5:05 PM ET Denver Broncos wide receiver Carlos Henderson has been suspended without pay by the NFL for the opening week of the 2018 season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Carlos Henderson was arrested Sunday in Louisiana and changed with first offense possession of marijuana, a misdemeanor, according to police records. Henderson didn’t report
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4:50 PM ET Associated Press CHICAGO — Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has left their game against the Chicago Cubs with tightness on the right side of his rib cage. Braun was removed for a pinch-hitter in the fifth inning Wednesday at Wrigley Field. He went 0-for-2 a day after he homered twice in Milwaukee’s
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4:54 PM ET Few fighters in mixed martial arts have seen their stock rise more quickly than middleweight Israel Adesanya. The former kickboxing champion joined the UFC in February and proceeded to win three consecutive fights, two of which earned “performance of the night” bonuses. Arjan Bhullar, the first UFC fighter to ever wear a
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4:14 PM ET COLLEGE PARK, Md. — In his first public comments since being named Maryland‘s interim head coach, former offensive coordinator Matt Canada on Wednesday said the players’ health and safety “is No. 1.” “Our practices have been extremely crisp,” Canada told a small group of reporters at practice. “The focus of our players’
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3:00 AM ET ECB Reporters Network Birmingham 105 for 3 (Pollock 36, Bell 34) beat Lancashire 102 (Hannon-Dalby 4-20) by seven wicketsScorecard Birmingham Bears preserved their hopes of qualifying for the Vitality Blast quarter-finals with a comfortable seven-wicket win over Lancashire Lightning at Edgbaston. Lancashire, already assured a place in the last eight, chose to
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2:21 PM ET Former junior featherweight world titleholder Jessie Magdaleno has signed a multi-year contract extension with promoter Top Rank. “Jessie has consistently been in thrilling contests, including against Nonito Donaire and Isaac Dogboe. His style makes him must-watch TV,” Top Rank president Todd duBoef told ESPN on Wednesday. “We believe that there are many
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1:56 PM ET The Shreveport Police Department in Louisiana is in the process of issuing an arrest warrant for Donny Aaron, the husband of UFC flyweight Andrea Lee. Shreveport PD spokesperson Cpl. Angie Willhite confirmed to ESPN an arrest warrant for Aaron is “forthcoming” — perhaps as soon as Wednesday afternoon. He is facing potential
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Moroccan Premier League side Raja Club Athletic Casablanca has signed Ugandan striker Muhammad Shaban on a three-year contract. The 19-year-old, who was KCCA FC’s top scorer with 18 goals last season, was unveiled on Wednesday. “Ugandan Muhammad Shaban has signed a contract with Raja Club Athletic Casablanca,” the club announced on their website on Wednesday.
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9:25 PM ET Associated Press MASON, Ohio — Novak Djokovic completed his comeback from elbow surgery by winning Wimbledon for the fourth time. He’s inching closer to one of the few titles to elude him throughout his career. Djokovic overcame an upset stomach and a sluggish first set Wednesday, beating Adrian Mannarino 4-6, 6-2, 6-1
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1:11 PM BST England centre Ben Te’o has admitted he wasn’t sure if he would return to rugby following his latest battle with injury. The 31-year-old missed England’s summer tour of South Africa due to a thigh injury and spent further time on the sidelines last season after undergoing ankle surgery. England and Bath duo
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10:36 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Elliott Sadler, who has competed full time at the NASCAR national series level since 1997, will not return to full-time racing in 2019. The 43-year-old JR Motorsports driver announced his decision Wednesday on
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12:14 PM ET The NBA is welcoming franchises owned by the Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Los Angeles Lakers and Minnesota Timberwolves to its NBA 2K League ahead of its second season. The four franchises will join the 17 NBA teams that participated in the inaugural NBA 2K League season, which began in May and will
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7:34 PM ET ESPN News Services Dez Bryant is going to meet with the Cleveland Browns. Depending on how things go, he could stay awhile. The free agent wide receiver has scheduled a visit with Cleveland on Thursday, and the anticipated stopover could lead to the three-time Pro Bowler signing with a team craving more
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Aug 14, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN When you look at Mount Rushmore, the four American presidents staring back were selected by sculptor Gutzon Borglum in order to define the first 130 years of American history. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson shared an era; Lincoln defined his; and Theodore Roosevelt was a symbol of expansion and development
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