LAS VEGAS – Vegas Golden Knights general manager George McPhee has informed the other NHL general managers that Monday is the last day he will negotiate with teams looking to protect players eligible to be drafted in the expansion draft. “The last 24 hours have been similar to the last 3-4 days in that we
The FC panel debate the rumours of Cristiano Ronaldo requesting a move out of Spain, possibly back to Manchester United. ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden addresses the latest news on Cristiano Ronaldo and looks ahead to his upcoming press availability. The FC crew evaluate Cristiano Ronaldo’s future with Real Madrid and assess the possibility of a
Naomi Broady defeated Alize Cornet in the opening round of the Aegon Classic for one of the best wins of her career. The British No. 2 arrived in Birmingham fresh from her run to the semifinals of her home tournament in Manchester. And Broady carried that grass-court form into the clash against the world No.
The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers have officially completed a blockbuster trade that sends the No. 1 overall pick in this week’s NBA draft from Boston to Philadelphia. The Sixers, who are expected to select Washington guard Markelle Fultz first overall, traded the No. 3 overall pick and a future first-round pick to the Celtics.
Warren Gatland has insisted that captain Sam Warburton remains under pressure to force his way into the British and Irish Lions’ first Test line-up. Tour skipper Warburton is fit but has been left out of the Lions’ 23 for Tuesday’s Chiefs clash in Hamilton, raising hopes for the Wales flanker to squeeze into the Test
12:27 PM ET Nick Parkinson Close •Reports on boxing for ESPN.co.uk, as well as several national newspapers•Has been reporting on British boxing for over 15 years•Appears on BoxNation’s Boxing Matters show Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez expects a knockout when he challenges world middleweight No. 1 Gennady Golovkin on September 16. The Mexican meets Golovkin for his
Parts of this interview were conducted in Spanish and have been translated. Read it in Spanish here. Miguel Cabrera’s baseball resume features two MVP awards, 11 All-Star game appearances, the only triple crown since 1967 and a 2003 World Series ring. But when he came to the U.S. to play, he stepped into an entirely
Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges of public intoxication, disorderly conduct and fleeing in Fayetteville (Ark.) District Court. Mayfield reached a plea bargain last week resulting in a total of $480 in fines for the three charges, according to the court. Mayfield also owes $483.20 in restitution. Prosecutors dropped a resisting
Quite an eventful offseason that was, wouldn’t you say? More people play on ESPN than anywhere else. Join or create a league in the No. 1 Fantasy Football game! Sign Up for Free! We had a trio of running backs past their 30th birthdays change teams, with one of them coming out of retirement to
The night-time Grand Prix in Singapore has become one of Formula 1’s most iconic races The Chinese and Singapore Grands Prix are in doubt for 2018 after being listed as provisional on the first release of the official calendar. Governing body the FIA has published a 21-race schedule, featuring a French Grand Prix for the
Dustin Johnson missed the cut at the U.S. Open at Erin Hills, Wisconsin, this week, but that hasn’t stopped one Las Vegas sportsbook from making him the favorite to win The Open. The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook on Monday opened Johnson as the 10-1 favorite. Per ESPN Stats & Information, the favorite hasn’t won this
Mercedes’ one-two in Montreal means they are now top of the constructors’ championship Lewis Hamilton is in the best mental shape he has been in since joining Mercedes, says team boss Toto Wolff. Hamilton cut Sebastian Vettel’s lead in the title race to 12 points with victory in Canada, a fortnight after his worst race
This week’s official announcement of the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor boxing match generated a flurry of betting action that caused Las Vegas sportsbooks to significantly trim the odds on Mayweather, who is the favorite, and left them holding lopsided action on McGregor. When the fight was announced Wednesday, Mayweather, the former boxing pound-for-pound king, was listed
Cris “Cyborg” Justino will face Megan Anderson in the co-main event of UFC 214 next month for the newly vacant women’s featherweight championship, the organization announced Monday. The belt will be up for grabs July 29 in Anaheim, California as UFC stripped Germaine de Randamie of the title for refusing to fight Justino. “UFC has
A 27-year-old Aussie by the name of Megan Anderson believes she can upset an all-time great, win a UFC championship and bring stability to a new division — all in the same night. Anderson (9-2) is scheduled to face Cris “Cyborg” Justino (17-1), the most dominant female fighter ever, for the UFC’s vacant featherweight title
© ESPNcricinfo Two South African businessman, two IPL franchises, two PSL franchises, and representatives from Hong Kong and Dubai were unveiled as the owners of the eight teams in South Africa’s T20 Global League. The owners, the cities and their marquee players were unveiled at an event in London on Monday.
ESPN FC is “OnScene” in Russia ahead of the opening weekend of Confederations Cup play. Stay in touch with everything our correspondents have been getting up to. FRIDAY, June 16 El Tri supporters have made it to Kazan! Found some Mexico fans! Claudia and Jorge from Los Ángeles #eltrieng #kazan @lafc pic.twitter.com/zEoh1xx4r1 – Tom Marshall
The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to acquire another first-round pick in this Thursday’s NBA draft, league sources told ESPN. Paul George has told the Indiana Pacers that he will leave the organization as a free agent after next season, according to The Vertical, which also reported that he would prefer to sign with the