Kemba Walker Lifts Team USA Win Over Australia National Team
8:22 AM ET Associated Press MELBOURNE, Australia — Kemba Walker scored 23 points and Myles Turner added 15 to give Team USA a 102-86 win over Australia on Thursday in a World Cup warm-up game. The attendance at Marvel Stadium, which normally hosts soccer, cricket and Australian rules football,... Read more
UAE National Football Squad Will Ramp up Preparations by Undertaking Training Camp in Bahrain
With the joint Asia Zone World Cup and AFC Asian Cup qualifiers lurking just around the corner, the UAE National football squad will ramp up preparations by undertaking an eight-day training camp in Bahrain. UAE coach Bert van Marwijk announced a 27-man squad for the camp on Wednesday, with... Read more
UAE’s Arabian Gulf Super Cup to Provide Early Treat
The Arabian Gulf Super Cup, the traditional season-opener to the UAE’s football season is still a month away and so is the start of the Arabian Gulf League, but fans who live and breathe the sport in the country will have their hunger sated with an early treat. The... Read more
Arizona Cardinals Agree Deal with Veteran Michael Crabtree
7:03 PM ET TEMPE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals agreed to terms on a one-year contract with veteran wideout Michael Crabtree, the team announced Wednesday night, after releasing fifth-year receiver Kevin White earlier in the day. Crabtree had worked out for the team two weeks ago but the sides... Read more
NFL Suspend Jets LB Copeland for 4 Games
4:27 PM ET FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — New York Jets linebacker Brandon Copeland, coming off his best NFL season, was suspended without pay for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs, the league announced Wednesday. Copeland is allowed to practice and play in the final two preseason games. After... Read more
Ty Lue to Join LA Clippers Coaching Staff
10:57 PM ET Ty Lue has agreed to a deal with the LA Clippers to become a top assistant coach on Doc Rivers’ staff, a source told ESPN’s Dave McMenamin. Lue was a top candidate to become the Los Angeles Lakers head coach until negotiations broke down earlier this... Read more
Possible Rematch of Mayweather and Pacquiao Could Happen in Saudi Arabia
American boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather has reportedly claimed he is ready to come out of retirement to fight Filipino fighter Manny Pacquiao in Saudi Arabia. It is just over four years since the two previously met, with Mayweather winning the fight in Las Vegas by unanimous decision to take... Read more
Jon Jones Throwing Gasoline onto the Fire at his Fiercest Rival Daniel Cormier After TKO Loss
One of the narratives heading into Saturday’s UFC 241 had been if Daniel Cormier beat Stipe Miocic in their rematch, then a trilogy bout with Jon Jones would be on the horizon. Cormier and Jones even shockingly agreed the proposed bout would take place at 205 pounds where Jones... Read more
L.A. Lakers Reportedly Eyeing Veteran Center Dwight Howard
The Lakers are reportedly eyeing veteran center Dwight Howard as the team looks to fill the void left by DeMarcus Cousins’ torn ACL. The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported Sunday morning that there is “mutual interest” between Howard and the Lakers. Howard was acquired by the Grizzlies in a trade... Read more
Patriots Wide Receiver Josh Gordon Reinstated by the NFL
Josh Gordon is getting yet another chance, and he has the full support of his squad as he prepares to get back on the field. The Patriots wide receiver was reinstated by the NFL on Friday after he was suspended indefinitely in December for violating the terms of his... Read more