American Sports News for 5 Mar 2015
Clearly Kyle Long has never seen an episode of "Laguna Beach," or else he would have known never to mess with Kristin Cavallari. The Bears guard got into a Twitter...
Mike Tyson was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, and he dished out a classic Mike Tyson story, one that will surely be etched on a plaque outside his memorial centuries from now. It’s about when he... resorted to having sex with the maids at his hotel room in the days leading up to his […]
Some guy who is the host of an internet show of some sort thought it would be a good idea to goad UFC champion Ronda Rousey into engaging in some friendly judo with him. The dude's ribcage probably... wishes he'd just kept his mouth shut.
The rescue package to save Marussia - and get it back on the grid in time for Melbourne - almost seems too good to be true. Kate Walker investigates. After six months in limbo, the Marussia Formula... One team has officially been reborn as the... More »
Chile officials will back a request by former world No. 1 Marcelo Rios to have the International Tennis Federation investigate whether Petr Korda committed a doping violation in the 1998 Australian... Open. …
If you don’t know Action Bronson, you should. Mario Batali does. The man is more than an excellent rapper — he’s a former chef, and the host of VICE’s “Fuck, That’s Delicious,” a... food/travel show that took him all around the world, sampling delicacies while getting, and remaining, extremely baked. Dude smokes weed like you […]
This is wonderful. The Indiana Hoosiers are 19-11 and currently sitting in seventh place in the Big Ten. Fascinatingly weird head coach Tom Crean is probably not going to be holding his position... forever, but there IS the matter of his buyout. Luckily, some fans have put together this ingenious countdown clock, located at TomCreanBuyout.com: Click to see the numbers click down to a smaller buyout! Feel the excitement! Yeah, like that. (h/t Kami Mattioli)
Major League Baseball's Opening Day is a month away, and with it the long and arduous fantasy baseball season. It's a six-month, grueling trek that could be called the toughest fantasy season of any... sport.
Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Mike Adams has sued three men who were acquitted of criminal charges that they attacked him outside a sandwich shop in June 2013.
Former Wimbledon and U.S. Open champion Andy Murray will play No. 47-ranked Donald Young in the opening singles of Britain's Davis Cup match against the United States.
The Boston Celtics are close to signing big man JaVale McGee to a deal through next season, multiple sources told ESPN.com on Thursday.
Peyton Manning has unfinished business.
A letter to Renault F1 chief Cyril Abiteboul has revealed the grid access conditions set by Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone. A photo of the signed document emerged on social media on Wednesday,... dating back to 2013, when Frenchman Abiteboul was... More »
Alex Rodriguez singled in his first at-bat in nearly 18 months as the formerly banished player began his attempted comeback with the New York Yankees with a Spring Training contest in Tampa, Florida... on Wednesday.
Marc Gasol made a jumper with 0.1 seconds left to give the Memphis Grizzlies a 102-100 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
Anthony Duclair was one of a number of significant prospects changing addresses at the NHL trade deadline, leaving the New York Rangers organization in favour of Arizona. Given the shifts seen across... the league, this seemed like a good time to re-evaluate the prospect pools of the NHL's 30 teams. For our purposes, a prospect is any player eligible for the NHL's Calder Trophy. Because we're focused on players not yet in the NHL, we haven't included established rookies (players like Johnny Gaudreau and Aaron Ekblad) for the purposes of our rankings, although we do touch on them in the comments on each team.
Royal St. George's, one of the three clubs used for the British Open with a male-only membership policy, voted to allow female members for the first time.
Last summer, representatives of the San Diego Chargers approached the Starwood Capital Group to learn more about the 168-acre site of a former landfill in Carson.
Organizers behind a proposed stadium for the Oakland Raiders and the San Diego Chargers in a Los Angeles suburb filed paperwork Wednesday to bring their plan before voters.
Minnesota Twins manager Paul Molitor could have made it easier on his former college team if his B squad wasn't so talented.
The agreement in principle, reached two days before the start of the league's 20th season, prevented the first work stoppage in M.L.S. history.
Lotus technical director Nick Chester is confident that the team has made a big step with the E23, and not just as a result of the timely switch from Renault to Mercedes power. Chester says that the... chassis is much improved, and compliments the... More »
If Juan Uribe's once-every-five-years theory is to be believed, the Dodgers will win the World Series this season.
A New York Mets fan has put his displeasure with the team's ownership on full display.
Lahiri, the No. 1 player on the Asian Tour, has four victories in the past 11 months, including the Malaysian and Indian Opens.