By Dan Ambrose: ESPN commentator Teddy Atlas went on a long rant last Friday night in talking about WBA Super World middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin’s recent 11th round stoppage win over an overmatched [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Tight end James Casey is free to sign with any team in the league after his release from the Eagles and he may meet with all of them before landing a gig for the 2015 season. Adam Caplan of ESPN reports that Casey has scheduled visits with the Bengals, Jaguars and Redskins. They join the Titans,…
It’s easy to say that Twitter is filled with negativity and hate, but there are some good things if you know where to look. ESPN’s Ed Werder has been using Twitter to chronicle his family’s battle with cancer. We know Werder as the NFL...Show More Summary
We are definitely in a new era at ESPN. In announcing Chapel Hill, NC as its final College GameDay stop of the basketball season for this week’s Duke-North Carolina rematch, the Worldwide Leader has again assigned Dan Shulman, Jay Bilas and Shannon Spake to the game just as it did for last month’s contest. Show More Summary
General manager Rick Spielman and the Minnesota Vikings will be forced to shift gears from draft prospects to veterans, with NFL free agency set to begin on March 10. As noted by ESPN's Ben Goessling, the Vikings would have over $17Show More Summary
ESPN bracketologist Joe Lunardi appeared throughout the day on ESPN airwaves to discuss seedings and teams going on and off the bubble. Nobody cared what Joe Lunardi had to say. They cared about his hair… and whether it was real or fake. Show More Summary
A judge has ruled in favor of Adrian Peterson after the NFL player's union sued on his behalf to get him reinstated. Initial reports said that Peterson had been immediately reinstated, but via ESPN, the case will now return to the league's collectively bargained arbitration process. The judge found that... More »
It is hard to imagine any universe in which Bill Walton and Joe Lunardi are on the same wavelength, but they were recently about Arizona. The Wildcats were on ESPN at Colorado, when the 6’11’’ walking non sequitur made a direct point that ESPN’s punctual tournament data cruncher wholly agreed. Show More Summary
Most expect Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. to receive a king's ransom for their involvement in their superfight, which is scheduled for May 2. Speaking during ESPN's Friday Night Fights (via BoxingScene.com's Miguel Rivera), Top Rank CEO Bob Arum speculated just how much money the two stars could earn. "We have to do the math," Arum said. Show More Summary
In “Every Day I Fight,” ESPN anchor Stuart Scott’s posthumous memoir, his voice is as distinctive and memorable as it ever was on-air.
Lookout below! (via ESPN SportsCenter) WHOA! Fortunately, no one was hurt, but that's pretty crazy.
The Chicago Blackhawks have acquired veteran center Antoine Vermette from the Arizona Coyotes for a first-round pick and a prospect, per the Blackhawks' website. ESPN's Pierre LeBrun added that 23-year-old Klas Dahlbeck will be heading to Arizona as well. The Blackhawks have been active ahead of the March 2 trade deadline. Show More Summary
Dallas Cowboys Executive Vice President Stephen Jones confirmed that the team plans on applying the franchise tag to All-Pro wideout Dez Bryant, thus keeping him on the roster through 2015, per ESPN.com's Todd Archer. Archer provided the full details of the move: The Cowboys have to notify the league of the move by 4 p.m. Show More Summary
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Former New York Knicks player Anthony Mason has died, ESPN reports. He was 48. Mason died Saturday from congestive heart failure, with which he was diagnosed earlier this month. "First I want to thank all those who offered prayers and well-wishes for my Father, our family really appreciates it," his... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Anthony Mason
YOU'RE UP, MARV ALBERT It's that time of year: ESPN's Joe Lunardi has emerged from the hole where he studies bracketology year-round to tell us who will be in the NCAA Tournament. And that means one thing: People mocking Joe Lunardi for wearing what looks like a hairpiece. Lunardi has had enough. Show More Summary
One of college basketball's most recognizable voices won't be on the call for one of college basketball's most storied rivalries. According to a press release from ESPN, Dick Vitale will not be at the announcer's table on Saturday, March 7 when Duke visits North Carolina. Show More Summary
After being diagnosed with congestive heart failure earlier this month, longtime NBA player and former New York Knicks great, Anthony Mason has died. Mason was just 48-years-old. A spokesperson for the Knicks confirmed to ESPN that Mason did indeed die early on Saturday morning. Show More Summary
Good news, everyone: NASCAR driver Travis Kvapil’s Sprint Cup car, which was stolen from a hotel parking lot Friday morning, was found on Saturday, Team Xtreme Racing owner John Cohen confirmed to ESPN. Cohen credits the Gwinnett County police, who recovered the car northwest of Atlanta, near Loganville, Ga., but also gave a shoutout to […]
NFL free agent defensive end Michael Sam has been invited to the first-ever veteran combine, ESPN reports: The veteran combine will be held March 22 in Tempe, Arizona, less than a week after Sam is set to start competing on...