- Serena receives apology from Tarpischev
Serena Williams says she has received a written apology from Russian tennis chief Shamil Tarpischev for offensive comments in which he called her and sister Venus the "Williams brothers."
- 3 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 2:45pm -
- Sources: Broncos table talks with Thomases
The Denver Broncos do not expect to re-sign two free-agents-to-be, wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and tight end Julius Thomas, during the season, according to sources.
- 3 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 2:24pm -
- Megatron: Ankle progressing in 'positive' way
Calvin Johnson is more encouraged about his progress this week in returning from a high right ankle sprain than he has been the past two weeks, when he has missed back-to-back games for the Detroit Lions.
- 4 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:49pm -
- OK State sues Texas OC Wickline for $600K
Oklahoma State has sued Texas co-offensive coordinator Joe Wickline for breach of contract, alleging he misled his former employer about his new position at Texas, and the school is seeking more than $593,000 in damages.
- 4 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:46pm -
- Source: Goodell ordered to testify in Rice case
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has been ordered to testify in Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Wednesday.
- 4 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:40pm -
- Titans QB Mettenberger to start, source says
The Tennessee Titans have decided to start rookie Zach Mettenberger at quarterback against the visiting Houston Texans on Sunday, a league source told ESPN's Adam Caplan on Wednesday.
- 4 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:38pm -
- Sources: Belichick bars late Revis from practice
Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis was barred from practice Tuesday by coach Bill Belichick for tardiness, two sources confirmed to ESPN's Mike Reiss.
- 5 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 1:16pm -
- Griffin, CP3 pour in 69 for Ballmer showcase
New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer attended his first home game Wednesday night at Staples Center, and the Clippers broke out of their preseason funk with a 108-105 victory over Phoenix.
- 5 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:49pm -
- UNC probe: Advisers pushed sham classes
An report commissioned by the University of North Carolina says school academic advisers steered athletes into sham classes over an 18-year period but does not directly implicate coaches or athletic administrators in the scheme.
- 5 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 12:46pm -
- Kobe to rest for final two preseason games
Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is sitting out the rest of the preseason, coach Byron Scott said Wednesday.
- 8 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 10:11am -
- Royals roar past Giants to even World Series
Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 to even the World Series at one game apiece.
- 9 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 8:33am -
- Lincecum needs reliever: Back 'pretty stiff'
Tim Lincecum returned to the mound for the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday and threw 1T scoreless innings of relief. However, he left the game with tightness in his lower back and is day to day.
- 11 hours ago, 23 Oct 14, 7:01am -