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January 18, 2018

Splash Brothers' surge carries Warriors past Bulls
Steph Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 68 points to lead Golden State past Chicago for the Warriors' 14th straight road win.... More >>

Sources: Rockets mad no discipline for Clippers
The fact that the LA Clippers' Blake Griffin and Austin Rivers avoided disciplinary action from the NBA after Monday's contentious home game with Houston has left the Rockets shocked and disappointed, team sources told ESPN.... More >>

Melo: Game is 'fun again' after accepting role
After scoring a game-high 27 points on Wednesday, Carmelo Anthony said the game is "starting to become fun again," as he has accepted his role with the Thunder.... More >>

Police interview friends of QB who killed self
When Dr. Brian Hainline learned about the apparent suicide of another college athlete, it hit hard. Again.... More >>

Bulls PG Dunn chips, dislocates teeth on fall
Bulls rookie Kris Dunn fell face-first and chipped and dislocated two front teeth in Wednesday's loss to the Warriors.... More >>

Ice and quiet: AHL game bars fans due to snow
A snowstorm in Charlotte forced the Carolina Hurricanes' AHL affiliate to play its Wednesday home game without fans.... More >>

Butler on Ramsey's SB talk: Better back it up
Patriots defensive tackle Adam Butler said Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey better be able to back up his guarantee that Jacksonville will beat New England on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game.... More >>

Follow live: Federer returns to RLA against Struff
Reigning Aussie Open champion Roger Federer will look to book the final place in the men's final 32 when he meets Germany's Jan-Lennard Struff. Before that, hometown hero Ash Barty plays Camila Giorgi.... More >>

Le'Veon Bell's best 2018 team fit
The Steelers' star running back is a free agent and has already threatened to retire if he's hit with the franchise tag again. So where should he go? Or is Pittsburgh the ideal spot? Our insiders weigh in.... More >>

Top looming free-agent decisions for all 32 NFL teams
Case Keenum has led the Vikings to the NFC Championship Game. But he might not even be back next season -- all three quarterbacks in Minnesota could hit the open market. NFL Nation reporters assess questions throughout the league.... More >>

Biggest injury questions for NFL playoff teams
How much do we know about the injury to Tom Brady's throwing hand? NFL Nation reporters assess the biggest injuries for this weekend's conference title games.... More >>

Michigan State doctor Larry Nassar surrounded by enablers as he abused athletes
Understanding how Dr. Larry Nassar gained unfettered access to sexually assault young female athletes -- despite repeated warning signs -- means confronting an uncomfortable truth: He didn't gain that access alone.... More >>

Apologists vs. Deniers: What voting -- or not voting -- for Bonds and Clemens says about you
Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are two of the greatest -- and most controversial -- stars MLB has ever seen. As the Cooperstown debate rages, which side voters land on tells us much more than just their stance on steroids.... More >>

Are the Cubs gearing up for a run at Bryce Harper?
His dog is named Wrigley, and one of his best friends is a star in Chicago. Does that make next winter's top free agent and the Cubs a perfect fit?... More >>

Bad money: The worst contract investments on all 30 teams
Wondering why your squad's front office isn't making a splash this offseason? It might be because they're stuck paying these guys instead.... More >>

Don't worry, Shockers, it happens to everyone
No. 7 Wichita State became the latest team to fall victim to the upset bug, losing to SMU. But losing to unranked teams isn't a big deal this season.... More >>

Todd Haley, Steelers had successful run but needed a clean break
Todd Haley's offenses put up big numbers, but a frosty relationship with Ben Roethlisberger and some questionable playcalling ultimately cost him.... More >>

Sorry, Alabama, but Clemson is the new No. 1 in Way-Too-Early Top 25
Sure, Alabama just won the national title, but with Clemson unexpectedly returning several potential first-round picks to its dominant defensive line, the Tigers overtake the Tide for the top spot in our rankings.... More >>

How Alabama got Tua
Before Tua Tagovailoa came off the bench and into Alabama lore, the QB recruit had to be discovered. With a decommitment from Jake Fromm and an assist from Lane Kiffin, the QB went from Honolulu to college football history.... More >>

Police: WSU QB Hilinski dies in apparent suicide
Police said Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead of an apparent suicide Tuesday in an apartment in Pullman.... More >>

From UFC champ to fireman: Stipe Miocic's life outside the Octagon
Stipe Miocic is considered the "baddest man on the planet" as the UFC's heavyweight champion. He also helps save lives -- and cleans toilets -- as a member of the Valley View Fire Department.... More >>

Koreas to form their first joint Olympic team
The Koreas have agreed to form their first joint Olympic team and have their athletes march together during the opening ceremony of next month's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.... More >>

How Cavs, Spurs handled trade demands by stars is worlds apart
Both Kyrie Irving and LaMarcus Aldridge asked out this past summer. How Cleveland and San Antonio responded is revealing of the franchises.... More >>

Liga MX 101: The terms you need to know
Do you know your Clausuras from your Aperturas? Your Clasico Regio from your Clasico Tapatio? Tom Marshall gives you the lowdown to follow Liga MX.... More >>

Donovan in Liga MX kicks off new rivalry
Landon Donovan doesn't fit the typical "U.S. star to Mexico" signing but the league's pursuit of big names will take their rivalry to a new level.... More >>

Fans may never forgive Pirates for trading Andrew McCutchen
The Bucs didn't bring a parade to Pittsburgh. Now without their franchise star, expect empty seats at PNC Park this summer -- and for years to come.... More >>

The crown of glory: How NHL teams reward their player of the game
Sometimes it's a hat. Sometimes it's a jacket. Other times, it's a fighter pilot helmet, like the Jets have used. Which is to say that these things can get weird. Here are 10 of the most unique awards in use this season.... More >>

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