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Brent Musburger to replace Greg Papa as Raiders' radio play-by-play voice

ALAMEDA, Calif. -- The Oakland Raiders, who are moving to Las Vegas in 2020, are also moving on from their radio voice of the past 21 years, as the …

Mexico City

Report: Dolphins national anthem punishment includes suspensions

Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this …

Football (U.S.)

Thunder to trade Carmelo Anthony to Hawks for Dennis Schroder, Mike Muscala

The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade forward Carmelo Anthony to the Atlanta Hawks, where he will be waived and become a free agent, league …

NBA

LPGA Tour's Brittany Lincicome well off pace after 78 at Barbasol

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. -- Brittany Lincicome has shot a 6-over 78 in the first round of the Barbasol Championship, leaving the LPGA Tour pro's goal of …

Golf

Everything you need to know for the second round of The Open

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland -- Carnoustie was docile Thursday for the first round of The Open, affording plenty of birdie chances (well, except for No. 16). …

Golf

Tiger Woods cards even-par 71 in opening-round play at Carnoustie

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland -- Tiger Woods sent the internet into hysterics because of a couple of pieces of tape on his neck. His golf game couldn't quite …

Golf

What it means to be in first place coming out of the All-Star break

As baseball enters its second half, the Red Sox, Indians, Astros, Phillies, Cubs and Dodgers lead their respective divisions. But how much does that …

Baseball

Nuggets' Michael Porter Jr. has second back surgery; no timetable for return

Michael Porter Jr., the 14th pick in the 2018 NBA draft, has undergone surgery of the lumbar spine, the Denver Nuggets announced Thursday.<p>The Nuggets …

Basketball

Grizzlies' Marc Gasol part of Mediterranean rescue mission

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol participated in the rescue of a migrant woman adrift in the Mediterranean Sea this past Sunday.<p>The woman from …

Memphis Grizzlies

Jabari Parker says better offense wins championships

The past two days saw the Boston Celtics re-sign defensive specialist Marcus Smart to a big contract and the Toronto Raptors acquire two-time …

Basketball

Lewis Hamilton: I turned down an offer from a rival team

HOCKENHEIM, Germany -- Lewis Hamilton has revealed that a team other than Mercedes approached him about a 2019 contract, but he insists he did not …

Motorsport

Danny Amendola: Adam Gase 'one of the guys'; Bill Belichick like a 'principal'

Now that he has spent an offseason program with the Miami Dolphins, former New England Patriots receiver Danny Amendola offered up a comparison …

NFL

Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas retains yellow jersey in Alpe d'Huez

Geraint Thomas won Stage 12 of the Tour de France and retained the yellow jersey in a thrilling finish in Alpe d'Huez.<p>Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk led …

Road Cycling

Sebastian Vettel happy to continue Lewis Hamilton rivalry through to 2020

HOCKENHEIM, Germany -- Sebastian Vettel has welcomed the prospect of battling Lewis Hamilton for another two seasons.<p>Editor's Picks<p>How the 2019 F1 …

Motor Racing

Indians get Brad Hand from Padres in deal for Francisco Mejia

The Cleveland Indians bolstered their struggling bullpen on Thursday with the acquisition of San Diego Padres closer Brad Hand.<p>The Padres also sent …

San Diego

Sources: Falcons not giving Julio Jones contract extension

The Atlanta Falcons informed Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio Jones last month that they would not give him a contract extension this season, sources …

NFL

If NASCAR can race a Charlotte road course, maybe Cup at Eldora isn't as crazy as it sounds

ROSSBURG, Ohio -- Imagine how fans seven years ago would react to NASCAR Cup series teams preparing for a road course that combines the Charlotte …

Motorsport

Marcus Smart signs four-year, $52 million deal to stay with Celtics

Restricted free agent Marcus Smart has signed a four-year, $52 million contract extension with the Boston Celtics, league sources told ESPN's Adrian …

NBA

Jordan Spieth goes from 3-under to 1-over in four holes

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland -- Jordan Spieth put his nightmare first-round finish at The Open down to a combination of a "brain fart" and falling back to …

Golf

5-on-5: Does Kawhi trade make the Raptors East favorites now?

Now that the San Antonio Spurs traded Kawhi Leonard to the Toronto Raptors, what will happen in the Eastern Conference?<p>Our Insiders answer the big …

NBA

Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten killed

MOSCOW -- Olympic figure skating medalist Denis Ten was killed on Thursday, and prosecutors in Kazakhstan said they are treating the case as …

Figure Skating

Why it is as important as ever to build around running backs in fantasy

Over the past quarter-century, the running back position has endured many transformations, from the era of the bell-cow back -- at least five carried …

Fantasy Football

Olney: How deadline dominoes will fall following Machado deal

It is true the Orioles possess some kind of all-time record for deals wrecked by failed medical examinations, and yes, their proposed trade of Manny …

San Francisco

Why the other Kawhi Leonard trades never happened

The San Antonio Spurs made it clear they were not attempting a fire sale for Kawhi Leonard built around draft picks and cap space. Their goal was to …

NBA

What would it take for the Cubs to pull off a deGrom blockbuster?

CHICAGO -- It's a dilemma every general manager grapples with at one time or another: Do you make a trade from a strength to shore up a weakness …

Baseball

NFL predictions through 2021: Bell's future, new champs, more

We have a mighty crystal ball here at ESPN. Yeah, of course, we have the regular ones that we use to predict what happens in the upcoming season or …

NFL

NFL kickoff is bound to keep evolving -- here's one wild alternative

Imagine it's the spring of 2022. The NFL has just reached a new 10-year collective bargaining agreement with its players. The league is now drawing …

NFL

Perry Baker column: I believe we can win the Sevens World Cup

I believe we can win the Rugby World Cup Sevens and home support is going to be so important. All of the U.S. Sevens players want to make history at …

Rugby World Cup

Lewis Hamilton signs new contract with Mercedes

HOCKENHEIM, Germany -- Lewis Hamilton has signed a new two-year contract with Mercedes that will keep him at the Formula One team until the end of …

Motor Racing

'Sister survivors' of Larry Nassar's sexual abuse honored with Arthur Ashe Courage Award

The hundreds of survivors of Larry Nassar's sexual abuse were given the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2018 ESPYS.<p>Many of the survivors detailed …

Roger Federer