“First Take” viewers got a break from human megaphone Stephen A. Smith on Wednesday when a group of women, including respected reporters Kate Fagan, Sarah Spain and Jane McManus, took the reins of the ESPN show. By most accounts, they did a great job mulling over the day’s top sports stories, but not everyone was pleased. […]
Jimmy Butler knew there was a line in the sand between him and Derrick Rose. The Chicago Bulls had to trade one of them this offseason. But during an appearance on ESPN's The Jump on Wednesday, Butler made it clear Rose's move to New...Show More Summary
The interview Mosier had with ESPN's Christina Kahrl is nothing short of inspiring, not only for the transgender community, but for everyone who has struggled with being comfortable in their own body.
ESPN is set to release its upcoming "Body Issue," which will feature the Houston Texans' Vince Wilfork, best known for his large body and shaking his butt while cooking ribs. Wilfork is absolutely excited to be in the issue (as he should be). Show More Summary
ESPN has nothing on this summer's Republican national convention. Donald Trump’s campaign aides are lining up a slate of iconic sports figures to appear at the convention... To view the full story, click the title link.
Two years after being drafted, Dario Saric is on his way to the NBA as a member of the Philadelphia 76ers. Per ESPN.com's Marc Stein, Saric informed reporters in Europe on Wednesday that he was coming to the 76ers for the upcoming season. Show More Summary
The Montreal Canadiens reportedly traded star defenseman P.K. Subban to the Nashville Predators on Wednesday in exchange for defenseman Shea Weber, according to Sportsnet's Nick Kypreos and ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun. Subban, 27, has established...Show More Summary
This upcoming 2016-2017 NFL season, fans will once again be able to watch the league on the same networks the NFL has been partnered with for a while: NBC, CBS, FOX, ESPN, and DirecTV. However, Arizona Cardinals president Michael Bidwill thinks that could change soon. Show More Summary
Dwight Howard could actually be a bargain free-agent signing At some point over the next few days, Dwight Howard will find a new home. Howard will meet with the Boston Celtics and Atlanta Hawks, according to ESPN, while earlier reports...Show More Summary
Late Tuesday night, ESPN reported that NBA free agent Dwyane Wade is open to other offers after initial contract talks with the Miami Heat have stalled. Wade was a free agent last offseason as well, but eventually ended up signing a one-year $20 million deal with the Heat, a move that gave the team much-needed... Show More Summary
The laughs arrive early in this longform profile of former Philadelphia 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie, by ESPN Mag contributing writer Jordan Brenner, beginning with the headline: “The man who just can’t win: Sam Hinkie (finally)Show More Summary
Rain delays Tuesday on uncovered courts opened the door for harsh takes.
Cash Money executive Birdman appeared on ESPN's "Highly Questionable" on Tuesday to answer a number of questions regarding his wealth, including whether he " had a million dollars that [he] actually slept on." "I still sleep on a million dollars cash," Birdman insisted. Show More Summary
The president of the Bill Simmons Media Group, Eric Weinberger, talks about Simmons' plan to own the sports media landscape without enjoying the benefit of ESPN's publicity machine.
Wilfork had some words for Tom Brady.
Thursday is Mike Tirico’s final day at ESPN. It’s also his 25-year anniversary of his joining the Worldwide Leader. First hired as a SportsCenter anchor, Tirico expanded his duties to studio host for ESPN’s NFL programming, play-by-play for college basketball, college football, golf, NBA, tennis and eventually, Monday Night Football. Show More Summary
First Take, the hot take ESPN program usually dedicated to a screaming match between Stephen A. Smith and the now-departed Skip Bayless, decided to try something different on Wednesday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9vvPQ77E78M The...Show More Summary
For years, when you tuned into ESPN’s First Take, it was pretty much a foregone conclusion that Stephen A. Smith was going to be yelling about something and the now departed Skip Bayless would be saying something outrageous and be 100% wrong. On Wednesday, ESPN decided to feature an all-female panel for first take and […]
Former Indianapolis Colts running back Zurlon Tipton died Tuesday after accidentally shooting himself at a car dealership in Detroit, ESPN reports. The 26-year-old was reportedly handling a duffel bag when a gun inside the bag fired as he dropped off his car to be looked at, police said. “Zurlon was a dude you rooted for—an […]
Longtime MLB fans should remember former New York Mets superstars Doc Gooden and Darryl Strawberry quite vividly. The pair, once considered baseball's top pitcher and hitter, respectively, led the Mets to the 1986 World Series title -- the last time the franchise captured a championship. Show More Summary