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The silliest feud of the World Series isn't taking place on the field, but in the seats behind home plate. That's where Marlins Man, s uper fan Laurence Leavy, sits. But is he even a Marlins fan, and did the Royals resort to bribing to get him to move? Read more...
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“They say you are who you hang with,” Kimberly Schlapman declares on the new album by Little Big Town, and for this coed country group, that’s turned out to be a boon.
SEC football superiority means SEC GameDay sites and SEC-level GameDay sign humor. (That's increasingly proving to be a bad thing.) Read more...
The consternations over ESPN’s perceived SEC bias have reached a fever pitch recently. They were given some legitimacy when Nebraska coach Bo Pelini said the ESPN/SEC relationship was not good for college football. That came on the heels of #FSUTwitter conspiracy theories that ESPN was out to get Florida State and Jameis Winston. Show More Summary
The final weekend of the MLS regular season is here and there are a lot of playoff scenarios left to sort out. The MLS regular season is down to its final weekend and there still isn't a clear playoff picture. The 10 teams in the East have been whittled down to five so we know who is in the playoffs there, but not what seeds they will be. Show More Summary
Nine ranked teams kick off at 7 p.m. ET or later this week. Excitement under the lights! For your Saturday convenience, we've removed weeknight games from this guide. Saturday Time Road Home TV Streaming Noon ET Texas No. 11 Kansas State ESPN ESPN3.com Noon...Show More Summary
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi’s rivalry has become so intense that it’s now eclipsed almost every other soccer rivalry in the history of the sport. One of the most intense arguments in the sport’s history is whether Pele is better than Maradona. Show More Summary
NFL Films had Peyton Manning wired for sound last Sunday night, when he needed three touchdowns to pass Brett Favre's record. That turned out to be a wise move. Manning got the three touchdowns he needed in the first half, including the record-breaker to Demaryius Thomas. Show More Summary
What the Ducks showed in beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 Friday night is that the winning formula they’re establishing doesn’t always need Frederik Andersen in goal.
Chris Fowler testified on GameDay Saturday about the best interests of the sport and institutional biases. ESPN (and College GameDay)'s Chris Fowler took heat earlier in the week for a pair of tweets attempting to debunk the lazy internet...Show More Summary
One of two deputies killed in a Northern California shooting rampage Friday was cut down 26 years to the day that his father, also a lawman, died in the line of duty.
Where nothing matters, unless Borussia Mönchengladbach wins, then we can pretend something matters. The Bundesliga gets progressively less interesting with each week that passes, and it'll be entirely wrapped up for the season if Bayern Munich win on Sunday. Show More Summary
Barcelona didn't sign Luis Suarez to sit on the bench, and the club confirmed Saturday the Uruguay international will start on his official debut in the Clasico against Real Madrid. The Blaugrana shared Luis Enrique's starting XI onShow More Summary
The World Series is three games in, and the upstart Kansas City Royals have a two-games-to-one lead over the San Francisco Giants—winners of two of the past four championships—after their 3-2 road victory on Friday night. Yes, the Royals,...Show More Summary
Unless you cheer for the San Antonio Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Chicago Bulls or Los Angeles Clippers, there’s a very good chance your team isn’t winning the NBA title this season. However, your fantasy basketball...Show More Summary
A shallow magnitude 3.6 earthquake was reported Saturday morning 32 miles south from Lone Pine, Calif., in the Sequoia National Forest, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 7:31 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of zero miles.
Fiorentina's visit to Milan is the week's marquee match, but it's Saturday's late game, pitting 2nd placed Roma against 3rd placed Sampdoria, that you shouldn't miss. Serie A this week could well lend itself to some drama. Juventus and Roma need to overcome their disappointment of their midweek Champions League matches. Show More Summary
There's still more than two months to go before the January transfer window opens, but Chelsea have already identified several targets to help the club in their Premier League title bid, according to the latest reports. Rival clubs have...Show More Summary