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Dec 06, 2022

Ronaldo's Portugal role 'to be defined,' coach says
Portugal coach Fernando Santos said Cristiano Ronaldo's role is "something which has to be defined" after Tuesday's 6-1 win over Switzerland.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: Heaney to join deGrom on Rangers staff
Andrew Heaney's 2-year deal is valued at $25 million but can increase to $37 million with incentives. It includes an opt-out after Year 1.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: Bellinger, Cubs reach 1-yr., $17.5M deal
Outfielder Cody Bellinger, who has struggled for the Dodgers since his 2019 MVP season, has reached a $17.5 million deal with Cubs, sources told ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Off the bench, Ronaldo can help Portugal in a way he refused to at Manchester United
Ronaldo's benching mirrors how things ended at Manchester United. But with a World Cup at stake, he has the chance to make this scenario work.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Why now, when he'll play, and what's next for Baker Mayfield beyond 2022
Amid a disappointing season, the defending Super Bowl champions claimed the former No. 1 draft pick off of waivers following his departure from Carolina.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Man United have lacked support and success of other WSL teams. Is that changing?
Man United have only lost once this WSL campaign. Despite the forces working against them, is a first Women's Super League title possible?

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Dana White called Cameron Saaiman 'the future' of UFC
Saaiman is on a mission to prove White right at UFC 282 on Saturday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Mayfield claimed off waivers by QB-needy Rams
Quarterback Baker Mayfield was claimed off waivers by the Rams on Tuesday after being cut by the Panthers a day earlier.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Lane, Hall of Fame boxing referee, dies at 85
Former boxing referee and International Hall of Famer Mills Lane has passed away at the age of 85, his family announced on Tuesday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Source: Cowboys have concerns after OBJ visit
Odell Beckham Jr.'s physical with the Dallas Cowboys has left the team concerned about his availability to play before mid-January, a source tells ESPN's Ed Werder.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: Garoppolo avoids Lisfranc, could return
Niners QB Jimmy Garoppolo doesn't need surgery on his broken foot and could return in 7-8 weeks, opening the door to a possible playoff return, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: 1B Bell, Guardians agree on 2-year pact
Veteran first baseman Josh Bell, 30, and the Cleveland Guardians have agreed on a two-year, $33 million contract, sources familiar with the deal told ESPN's Jeff Passan on Tuesday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

No Ronaldo, no problem: Replacement Ramos' hat trick lifts Portugal into quarterfinals
It was a big decision to drop Cristiano Ronaldo, but his replacement Goncalo Ramos scored a hat-trick in a 6-1 win to reach the last-eight.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

How Azzi Fudd's injury impacts UConn, the Big East and NCAA title race
Already decimated by injuries and without Paige Bueckers, UConn will now miss Azzi Fudd for 3-6 weeks with a knee injury. What's next for the Huskies?

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Follow live: Portugal look to book a quarterfinal spot as they take on Switzerland in round-of-16 clash
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ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Magnificent Morocco send Spain packing to reach their first World Cup quarterfinal
Morocco's success story at the 2022 World Cup continues after a penalty shootout victory over Spain to carry the hopes of Arab and African nations.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: Japan's Yoshida will be MLB free agent
Japanese star outfielder Masataka Yoshida will post on Wednesday be available via free agency to sign with an MLB team through Jan. 20, sources tell ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

UConn's Fudd (knee) expected to miss 3-6 weeks
UConn's Azzi Fudd, who injured her right knee Sunday against Notre Dame, is expected to miss three to six weeks, the school announced on Tuesday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Aaron Judge hangs with Tom Brady then wins Time's Athlete of the Year
The AL MVP will soon sign a $300 million contract. Before that, he won another award and got recruited by Tom Brady.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Cowboys meet with OBJ, discuss 'many options'
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says his team is discussing "many options" when it comes to the possible signing of prized free agent Odell Beckham Jr.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Four-down territory: QB Daniels to transfer again
West Virginia quarterback JT Daniels intends to enter the transfer portal, sources told ESPN's Pete Thamel. Daniels has previously played at USC and Georgia before WVU.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Eto'o sorry for 'violent altercation' after WC game
Cameroon football president and former player Samuel Eto'o was filmed allegedly kicking a man to the ground outside a World Cup stadium on Tuesday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Ronaldo not named starter amid coaching fallout
Cristiano Ronaldo was not named to start vs. Switzerland amid Portugal coach fallout.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

NMSU suspends Peake amid probe into shooting
New Mexico State power forward Mike Peake has been suspended indefinitely in connection with last month's fatal shooting of a New Mexico student.

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Dec 06, 2022

Titans fire GM Robinson after lopsided Eagles loss
The Titans fired general manager Jon Robinson on Tuesday, the team announced.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Morocco stun Spain in penalty shootout, reach quarterfinals
Pablo Sarabia, Carlos Soler and Sergio Busquets miss from the spot as 2010 World Cup winners Spain are stunned by Morocco. Earlier, the two teams played out a goalless draw.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Brazil's dancing goal celebrations: Rehearsed on TikTok, performed on the pitch
Some may call them disrespectful, but Brazil don't care. Neymar & Co. are going to keep on dancing every time they score a goal at the World Cup.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

A way-too-early look at the USMNT depth chart for 2026 World Cup
How will the US player pool take shape for the 2026 World Cup? Here is a position-by-position breakdown.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Transfer Talk: USA's McKennie attracts Tottenham attention
Weston McKennie impressed at the World Cup, and now the Juventus midfielder has the attention of Spurs.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Will Judge sign today? Which NL West team could make a huge move? What we're hearing at the winter meetings
From predicting who will sign where -- and when -- to the latest buzz from San Diego, we've got you covered as baseball's hot stove season heats up.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Will Judge sign today? Which shortstop will go next? What we're hearing at the winter meetings
From predicting who will sign where -- and when -- to the latest buzz from San Diego, we've got you covered as baseball's hot stove season heats up.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sovereign wealth funds signal a new era in NBA ownership?
A foreign fund can now buy up to 20% of a team and purchase stakes in up to five teams, which begs answers to the purpose behind the league's newest business decision.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Women: Should UConn or Ohio State be the final No. 1 seed?
Tennessee and Texas are out, Louisville is clinging to a spot and the SEC and Big East each have six teams in the field.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Men: A chunk of change! 14 new teams in the field
This much movement is unusual but not unprecedented in the nonconference portion of the season.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Jason Robertson's superstar rise, trade targets and other rumblings around NHL
Young stars have Dallas on the rise, trade chatter is starting to increase and other topics making waves almost two months into the season.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

UVA grants posthumous degrees to slain players
Devin Chandler, Lavel Davis Jr. and D'Sean Perry have been granted posthumous degrees from the University of Virginia. The three football players were shot and killed last month.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: Ronaldo hasn't agreed to Al-Nassr move
Cristiano Ronaldo has not made a decision regarding the lucrative offer he has from Saudi Arabian club Al-Nassr, sources have told ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Follow live: Morocco looks to secure their first-ever quarter-final appearence as they take on Spain in round-of-16 match
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Dec 06, 2022

Fantasy Fallout: Keep rolling with Mark Andrews?
Our NFL Nation reporters focus on injury news, changes in roles and questions fantasy managers might have.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

First look at Rose Bowl: Keys to victory for Utah, Penn State
The Utes get a shot at their first Rose Bowl win for the second year in a row, this time facing the sneaky-good Nittany Lions.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Orange Bowl preview: Key players, X factors for Tennessee, Clemson
With both teams turning to new QBs, the Vols and Tigers are bringing a new level of orange to South Florida.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Turning L's into lessons: Trevor Lawrence is shaping up to be the franchise QB Jacksonville wanted
Despite a rough rookie season and some tough losses in 2022, Lawrence's teammates see a confident leader.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

How the Cavaliers are having Evan Mobley follow the Giannis blueprint
Cleveland believes its 7-foot, second-year star can be special, and has shown him the ideal transformation to make it happen.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

What the Jimmy V Classic could tell us about Illinois and Texas
Has Illinois leveled up over past years? Does Texas' impressive start to 2022-23 predict a deep run in March?

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Which teams are most, least analytics-advanced? We surveyed 21 team staffers
We surveyed team staffers from around the league for the inside word.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Updated NFL Power Rankings: 1-32 poll, plus one stat where every team ranks first
Every team is good at something. We find the stat every team is No. 1 in. Plus, who is the new top squad in the rankings?

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Dana White called Cameron Saaiman 'the future,' and he wants to prove it at UFC 282
Dubbed by UFC president Dana White as 'the future' of the sport, 21-year-old Cameron Saaiman (6-0-0) is on a mission to prove him right on his debut at UFC 282 in Vegas on December 10.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Sources: Ronaldo has not agreed Al-Nassr move
Cristiano Ronaldo has not made a decision regarding the lucrative offer he has from Saudi Arabian club Al-Nassr, sources have told ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Transfer Talk: PSG push Messi for contract extension amid Miami interest
With Inter Miami circling, PSG want Lionel Messi to commit to staying in Paris for at least another year. Transfer Talk is LIVE with the latest.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Brady tops Peyton with latest 4th-quarter stunner
Despite some skepticism from his daughter on her 10th birthday, Bucs QB Tom Brady engineered his 44th career fourth-quarter comeback Monday night against the Saints, surpassing Peyton Manning for most in NFL history.

ESPN Sports
Dec 06, 2022

Brady leads record-setting comeback as Buccaneers take down Saints
Tampa Bay erases 16-3 deficit with two touchdowns in the final 3:03.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Cassidy's Golden Knights end Bruins' record run
Reilly Smith's goal for Vegas in the fifth round of the shootout ended the Bruins' NHL record for home victories to open a season at 14 games.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Yankees not going to rush Judge, Cashman says
With Aaron Judge the Yankees' top priority in free agency, general manager Brian Cashman said Monday that the team will not put a timetable on his decision.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Former UFC champ Dillashaw to retire, agent says
Former two-time UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, a 36-year-old fighter from Sonora, California, has informed the UFC that he has retired following shoulder surgery, his agent confirmed to ESPN on Monday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Shanahan: Move for Mayfield would surprise me
The Niners are still awaiting word on the extent of Jimmy Garoppolo's broken left foot, although initial fears of a Lisfranc (midfoot) injury -- which would have an extended recovery timeline -- might be alleviated, Kyle Shanahan said.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Sources: Kent State's Lewis to Colorado as OC
Kent State head coach Sean Lewis is leaving to be Deion Sanders' offensive coordinator at Colorado, sources said.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Neymar the catalyst as Brazil produce classic World Cup display performance
Neymar was mesmerising against South Korea, but above all, he was the glue that held the team together in what was a classic Brazil performance.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Neymar, Danilo returns have Brazil dancing into World Cup quarterfinals
South Korea impressed, but Brazil are too talented and dominated in the World Cup round-of-16 match.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Nike officially terminates partnership with Irving
Nike officially cut ties with Kyrie Irving, the company confirmed Monday, but is not expected to request current NBA player to stop wearing Kyrie-branded shoes, sources told ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Heisman finalists include 3 CFP QBs and Williams
USC's Caleb Williams, the betting favorite who was injured in the Pac-12 title game on Friday, joined Georgia's Stetson Bennett, TCU's Max Duggan and Ohio State's C.J. Stroud as finalists for the Heisman Trophy Monday night.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

3 schools withdraw from Vegas women's tourney
Dayton, Purdue and Texas A&M have withdrawn from the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic as part of continuing fallout from a similar women's basketball event at a Strip resort over Thanksgiving weekend where safety concerns were raised.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

WR Boutte passes over draft, will return to LSU
Kayshon Boutte said Monday that he will return for his senior year at LSU. He appeared in 11 games this fall and had 48 catches for 538 yards and two touchdowns.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Spain vs. Morocco, Brazil dance into quarterfinals, Tuesday's best bets
Brazil put on a show against South Korea. Will Morocco produce an upset vs. Spain? Here's the latest from Qatar.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Neymar, Danilo returns have Brazil dancing into World Cup quarterfinals with win vs. S. Korea
South Korea made their country proud, but Brazil are too talented and spent the World Cup round-of-16 match dancing more than defending.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Ravens: Lamar 'week-to-week' with knee injury
Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is "week-to-week" with a knee injury after undergoing MRIs on Monday, coach John Harbaugh said.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Source: Phils, Turner strike 11-year, $300M deal
The Phillies and shortstop Trea Turner have agreed to an 11-year, $300 million contract, sources told ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Brazil dance by S. Korea behind 4-goal first half
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ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Yankees re-sign GM Cashman, 55, through 2026
As the baseball world awaits a decision from Yankees slugger Aaron Judge on his next contract, New York on Monday announced that it has re-signed general manager Brian Cashman, 55, to a four-year contract.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Resilience, not veteran stars, the key to Croatia beating Japan
For the longest time, the likes of Luka Modric and Ivan Perisic have been central to Croatia's greatest moments. Not so in the win over Japan.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Dick Vitale: Remembering Jim Valvano today, this week and every day after
Vitale says it is hard to believe that Jimmy V has been gone for almost 30 years from cancer His legacy lives on as we fight -- and we have made progress.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Donate now to support the V Foundation and fight cancer
The V Foundation continues the fight against cancer. If you're able to, donate at v.org/donate.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Which players to grab from the waiver wire ahead of Week 14 action
Eric Moody takes a look at some under-rostered players who should be added to fantasy teams ahead of Week 14's NFL action.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Follow live: South Korea look to upset Brazil in the knockout round
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Dec 05, 2022

Heartbreak for Japan as Croatia win on penalties to reach World Cup quarterfinals
Croatia goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic became a national hero by saving three of Japan's penalties in the shootout to send the 2018 finalists through.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Clemson's Uiagalelei enters portal after benching
Clemson QB DJ Uiagalelei, who was benched and replaced by Cade Klubnik in the ACC championship game, has officially entered the transfer portal.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

'Tough business': Panthers waive QB Mayfield
The Carolina Panthers waived Baker Mayfield on Monday after the quarterback went 1-5 as a starter this season and posted an NFL-worst 18.2 QBR.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

OSU's Smith-Njigba headed to draft, out for CFP
Ohio State star WR Jaxon Smith-Njigba, who has dealt with a hamstring injury all season, is headed to the NFL draft and won't play vs. Georgia in the CFP.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Sources: Slovis to transfer; Pitt lands Jurkovec
Pitt QB Kedon Slovis, who arrived from USC this season, intends to transfer, sources told ESPN, while Boston College's Phil Jurkovec has committed to Pitt.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Source: Phils, Turner reach 11-year, $300M deal
The Phillies and shortstop Trea Turner have agreed to an 11-year, $300 million contract, a source told ESPN's Kiley McDaniel.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

'Yeah, I'm going to boo him': Deshaun Watson returns to the football spotlight, where questions persist
After an 11-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy by committing sexual assault, as defined by the league, Watson returned to the field in Sunday's win over his former team.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

What's next for Baker Mayfield after being released by Panthers?
Mayfield's tenure with the Panthers lasted less than a season. Where could he end up now?

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Booze cruise: What it's like at Qatar's ocean liner-turned-hotel World Cup party spots
Fans from all over form a melting pot of World Cup fans, alcohol imbibers, partiers and tourists in Qatar's docked ships being used as hotels.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Croatia reach quarterfinals after beating Japan on penalties
Goalkeeper Dominik Livakovic saved three penalties as Croatia advanced to face South Korea or Brazil. Earlier, Daizen Maeda gave Japan the lead before Ivan Perisic equalized.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Sources: Mets, Verlander reach 2-year, $86M deal
Justin Verlander, who won his third Cy Young Award after leading the Astros to the World Series title, has a 2-year deal with the Mets, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Sources: Pitt QB Slovis intends to enter portal
Quarterback Kedon Slovis, who started for Pitt this season after transferring from USC, intends to again enter the transfer portal, sources told ESPN.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Preseason No. 1 UNC tumbles out of Top 25 poll
Houston and Texas remain atop the AP top 25, while preseason No. 1 and last year's national title runner-up North Carolina has fallen out of the poll.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Panthers waive struggling quarterback Mayfield
The Panthers waived Baker Mayfield on Monday after the quarterback went 1-5 as a starter this season and posted an NFL-worst 18.2 QBR.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Pele to Brazil squad: I will cheer from hospital
Pele wished Brazil's team luck vs. South Korea and said he will watch the match from hospital.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Jets' Mike White scores big with teammates, if not against Vikings
White made mistakes Sunday yet nearly rallied the Jets to a win. But the chemistry he's built in the locker room could help him keep the starting job.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Bears' Justin Fields continues to improve; Packers' Aaron Rodgers impressed
Fields threw for 254 yards, and his 90.6 QBR was his second highest this season, as the second-year QB continues to make strides.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

College football transfer portal tracker: Latest news on who's in and out
QBs Haynes King, Drew Pyne and Brennan Armstrong are among the players who plan to enter the portal.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Morocco's run to World Cup knockouts is no fluke; the secret is team spirit
Many didn't expect Morocco to get through, but they will have a massive amount of support on the ground when they face Spain on Tuesday.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Follow live: Croatia and Japan meet to advance through the knockout round
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Dec 05, 2022

Judge to the ...? Another ace signing? Our MLB winter meetings predictions and latest buzz
From predictions going into the week to the latest buzz from San Diego, we've got you covered as baseball's hot stove season heats up.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

'Best play I've ever seen in any sport': UCLA coach impressed by viral volleyball star
Mick Cronin offered Georgiades a grad assistant job after seeing her viral highlight.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Tennis icon Bollettieri, coach for 10 No. 1s, dies
Hall of Fame tennis coach Nick Bollettieri, the self-dubbed "Michelangelo of Tennis" who guided 10 players to No. 1 in the world rankings, has died at the age of 91.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Belichick: 'Too hard' now to make major changes
Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Monday on WEEI that it would be "too hard" to make major scheme-based changes to the team's offense at this point of the season.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

Cincy tabs Satterfield to replace Fickell as coach
Louisville coach Scott Satterfield has been hired as the next coach at Cincinnati for what a source says is a six-year deal.

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Dec 05, 2022

Portugal coach blasts Ronaldo for sub reaction
Portugal coach Fernando Santos has blasted Cristiano Ronaldo's reaction to being substituted against South Korea.

ESPN Sports
Dec 05, 2022

The 7 must-watch fights at UFC 282
A belt, undefeated fighters and larger-than-life personalities: Why the final UFC pay-per-view of the year is sure to deliver in Las Vegas.

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