The Cubs have so many rookies, it made the annual dress-up more fun than usual on the plane ride back to Chicago.
Adrian Peterson, again leading the NFL in rushing after just three weeks, says he hasn't lobbied for additional carries or requested that QB Teddy Bridgewater operate out of the I-formation.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski's best asset is his ability to adjust to changes in the game, and that makes the Blue Devils a threat to repeat.
Sports teams and leagues are monitoring the path of Hurricane Joaquin heading into this weekend's events.
The #NBArank countdown continues as we dive into the league's top 140. Which players join J.R. Smith and J-Smoove on our list?
Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter discuss how Steve Smith Sr. could have ended up in New England and why the NFL is having major issues developing O-linemen in this week's Six Points.
In ESPN The Magazine's NBA Preview Issue, Antonio Brown tells Jeremy Fowler why he's the best receiver in the NFL and talks Roethlisberger, Vick and haircuts.
Serena Williams said Thursday she is withdrawing from the season-ending WTA Finals and the China Open to take time to heal after playing through injuries all year.
Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes was struck in the left hand/wrist with a third-inning fastball from Phillies right-hander Justin De Fratus on Wednesday at Citizens Bank Park and departed the game.
As the Cleveland Cavaliers open Year 2 of their Big Three era, LeBron James is looking to reshuffle the order of the trio by featuring Kevin Love more prominently than the Cavs did last season.
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr will take a leave of absence as he recovers from back surgery and will be replaced on an interim basis by Luke Walton.
Ben Zobrist has fit right in since joining the loose Royals clubhouse at the trade deadline. Now it's time to do what he was brought in to do: give Kansas City reason to celebrate in October.
The Jonathan Papelbon-Bryce Harper dust-up, and other clashes over baseball culture, shows that the argument over the "right way" to play baseball is far from over, Ryan Cortes writes.
If you don't have a pass rush, it's really hard to hang onto leads late in games. The Ravens minus Terrell Suggs and the Giants minus Jason Pierre-Paul are great examples, writes John Clayton.
A blowout win at Oregon to close September cemented the Utes' Kyle Whittingham as the coach who did the best job in September.
UConn's Geno Auriemma lashed out at those fans of his program who believe the Huskies aren't challenged enough, saying that kind of mentality is "so ... stupid it's unbelievable."
SMU guard Keith Frazier told ESPN that he did not have any knowledge that a former administrator was doing an online course for him to be cleared to play for the team.
The Utes bamboozled the Ducks on a punt return for a touchdown. Here's how they pulled it off.
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim will appeal his nine-game ACC suspension Monday and will use the NCAA's penalties against SMU counterpart Larry Brown as part of his case, a source said.
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose underwent surgery Wednesday morning to repair a left orbital fracture after taking an elbow to the face during Tuesday's practice.
The over/under for the Texas Tech-Baylor game grew to as high as 90.5 points on Wednesday in Las Vegas, the highest college football total since at least 1990 -- and likely ever.
As Daniel Cormier prepares for his first title defense against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 192, unfinished business with Jon Jones still lingers.
Brandon Weeden serving as Tony Romo's fill-in is a harsh reminder that Dallas has failed by drafting only four quarterbacks in the last 25 years, writes Jean-Jacques Taylor.
She's only in her second season in the league, but 28-year-old point guard Anna Cruz already has played a bigger role than expected in Minnesota's run to the WNBA Finals.
Five-star power forward Wenyen Gabriel announced his commitment to Kentucky on Thursday. Gabriel also was considering Duke, Maryland, UConn and Providence.
The Toronto Blue Jays, with depth throughout the roster, will be the favorite to reach the World Series out of the American League.
LSU coach Les Miles is more than ready to tap the brakes as the question about the preps-to-pro jump continues to swirl around sophomore running back Leonard Fournette.
Surprisingly, the NCAA's use of the term "amateurism" as the foundation of a business worth tens of billions of dollars worked in court.
Rex Ryan on Week 2 vs. the Pats: "What I love was how we battled back. And when a team was clearly trying to embarrass us, we stood up to them."
The way Jordan Spieth approached the Tour Championship might have inadvertently pointed out another main flaw in the FedEx Cup system.