Brazilian guard Leandro Barbosa has reached a one-year-deal with the Golden State Warriors, according to ESPN.com’s Marc Stein. The Warriors will be the fifth team that he has played with in his entire career. Last season, he averaged 7.5 points, 1.9 rebounds, and 1.6 assists for the Phoenix Suns. However, due to unfortunate injuries—he was […]
Beast Mode and Bam Bam are on the list. Running back Marshawn Lynch and strong safety Kam Chancellor are the two Seattle Seahawks to appear Thursday on ESPN.com’s continuing countdown of the Top 100 offensive and defensive players in the NFL. Lynch comes in at No. Show More Summary
The Dallas Cowboys' already-suspect secondary was spread even thinner Thursday with the suspension of second-year safety Jakar Hamilton. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Hamilton has been banned for four games after violating the NFL's...Show More Summary
W+K New York isn’t the only agency that’s been focused on football recently — and for good reason. Not only is the NFL about to start things up again, but this year’s college football season will be the first in history to discard the...Show More Summary
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- There is no doubting the impact that linebacker Clay Matthews has when he is on the field for the Green Bay Packers. According to ESPN Stats & Information, when Matthews was on the field over the past two seasons,Show More Summary
ESPN and Josina Anderson are in hot water and have apologized over a callous report she did on Sportscenter that focused on Michael Sam's showering habits as a way of him fitting in with his new teammates. Since Michael Sam came outShow More Summary
The veteran cornerback, who did not show up for the Jets-Giants preseason game and went AWOL for 48 hours according to the team, sent a statement to ESPN on Thursday contradicting the team’s version of events.
On The Daily Show, Jon Stewart noted Michael Sam is historically one step closer to becoming the only openly gay man to play a regular season NFL game when he advanced to the St. Louis Rams 75-man roster. He cut to ESPN's shower-by-shower...Show More Summary
The fifth anniversary of ESPN Films’ 30 for 30 series will be celebrated with the release of a “30 for 30 Fifth Anniversary Collection” on November 25th, 2014. If you’re a fan of 30 for 30 (which you obviously should be) and you’ve been holding off on buying the individual sets, now is your chance to […]
Three takeaways from ESPN's #NFLRank reveal of the top 100 offensive and top 100 defensive players in the league. Today: 11-20. 1. Backfield battle: During the past two seasons, Seattle Seahawks tailback Marshawn Lynch has rushed for more yards and touchdowns than the Kansas City Chiefs' Jamaal Charles. Show More Summary
The Daily Show skewered ESPN for its report on Michael Sam's showering habits Wednesday night (Senior NFL Shower Correspondent in fact sounds like one of the Daily Show's fake titles), as if they'd expected him to be singing show tunes and bingewatching Bravo. (ESPN later apologized.) "Michael Sam's gay," Stewart said. "Are we not over this yet?"
ESPN got itself in hot water on Wednesday when Josina Anderson reported that Michael Sam had not yet showered with teammates. “But another Rams defensive player told me that ‘Sam is respecting our space,’” said Anderson. “From his perspective,...Show More Summary
ESPN’sJosinaAndersonhasnottweetedinafewdaysandyoucanprobablyguesswhy.ThereportertookalotofheatfollowingherMichaelSamstoryonTuesday,theonewheresheaskedplayersabouthisshowerhabits.ESPNhassinceissuedanapologyforthesegmentsaying,“wecollShow More Summary
On last night's Daily Show episode, Jon Stewart and correspondent Samantha Bee lampooned ESPN's recent coverage of Michael Sam's shower habits with his St. Louis Rams' teammates by further examining why Sam might not be adjusting to locker room culture...
The network reported on the showering habits of the NFL's first openly gay player
Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor went on ESPN radio in Minneapolis on Tuesday and took shots at recently traded forward Kevin Love. He told the station: "I think where maybe he got away with some stuff not playing defense on our team, I'm not sure that's how it's going to work in Cleveland. Show More Summary
When it comes to determining whether an NFL news story has fully crossed over to the mainstream, I apply two general barometers: (1) whether I get asked about the topic by people I don’t know very well (or at all) in places like the grocery store and restaurants; and (2) whether it becomes a topic…
Tiger Woods inspired SportsCenter anchor Stuart Scott to take up golf, but the teaching methods of the 14-time major champion leaves a bit to be desired. Tiger Woods, who many in golf circles believe ought to go solo out there on the practice range, may not be the best coaching choice to kick start the back nine of the former world No. Show More Summary
After a flurry of reports suggesting Manchester United were going to make one final move for Arturo Vidal, including this from ESPN's Miguel Delaney, it now appears as if Louis van Gaal is targeting Portuguese holding midfielder William...Show More Summary
In what has been a trend for Baltimore Ravens players, defensive tackle Haloti Ngata and linebacker Terrell Suggs dropped this year in ESPN's defensive player rankings. Ngata plummeted 13 spots, going from No. 9 last year to No. 22 this year. Show More Summary