12:58 AM ET Associated Press LAS VEGAS — The first order of business for USA Basketball on Friday night was thanking its fans, so Donovan Mitchell grabbed a microphone to deliver the pregame message. He got right to the point. “We look forward to going out to China, representing the USA, and winning the gold,”
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1:08 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Rahkeem Cornwall has finally made it to the West Indies Test squad. The 26-year old hard-hitting offspinning allrounder was among the 13 men picked to play the two-match series against India starting on August 22. Jason Holder (capt), Kraigg Brathwaite, Darren Bravo, Shamarh Brooks, John Campbell, Roston Chase, Rahkeem Cornwall,
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11:44 PM ET Former Georgia outside linebacker Brenton Cox, a five-star recruit who left the team earlier this week, has transferred to play for the Bulldogs’ biggest rival: Florida. Cox, a sophomore from Stockbridge, Georgia, is listed as a player on Florida’s 2019 roster on the athletic department’s website. He will have to sit out
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11:22 PM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — Todd Frazier clobbered a tying, three-run homer and Michael Conforto then lined a game-ending single as the New York Mets stormed back in the ninth inning to stun the Washington Nationals 7-6 Friday night for their seventh straight win. Trailing 6-3, the Mets rallied against closer Sean
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Steve Nicol says Manchester United prioritise making money over winning, and it shows when you look at their starting XI. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer feels Man United and Romelu Lukaku will both benefit from the Belgian’s move to Inter Milan. ESPN FC’s Steve Nicol says Romelu Lukaku will fit perfectly into Antonio Conte’s system at Inter
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9:09 PM ET Associated Press BROOKLYN, Mich. — Jimmie Johnson‘s feud with Ryan Blaney is showing no signs of slowing down heading into the NASCAR Cup race at Michigan International Speedway Johnson still wants Blaney to apologize for making contact from behind going into a turn nearly a week ago at Watkins Glen. The seven-time
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8:00 PM ET Junior welterweight world titlist Regis Prograis has pulled out of the World Boxing Super Series tournament final. Prograis and Lou DiBella, his promoter, also filed suit against tournament organizer Comosa AG, a Swiss company, in U.S. federal court for the district of New Jersey on Friday. They accused Comosa AG of refusing
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8:23 PM ET Associated Press JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Dustin Johnson has missed nine birdie chances from 10 feet or closer at Liberty National, which ordinarily might annoy him. He’s hitting it so well that he still leads The Northern Trust Open. Johnson birdied three of his last six holes Friday, finishing with an approach
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7:32 PM ET JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Rory McIlroy had a two-stroke penalty rescinded at the Northern Trust on Friday after PGA Tour rules officials conferred with the United States Golf Association and determined there was no intent by the player to improve his lie in a bunker. McIlroy went to remove what he thought
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7:07 PM ET Aspen Ladd will need to do some work before fighting at bantamweight in her next bout. The California State Athletic Commission has suspended Ladd’s license to compete at bantamweight, pending documentation from physicians, CSAC executive officer Andy Foster confirmed Friday with ESPN. Ladd looked ill weighing in the day before UFC Sacramento
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7:41 PM ET Associated Press BROOKLYN, Mich. — Brad Keselowski will be joined by family and friends during the NASCAR Cup race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway. And for the first time, Keselowski hopes to be able to celebrate a victory with them at the track about 70 miles away from his hometown in suburban
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6:19 PM ET Associated Press TORONTO — Serena Williams advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals Friday night, beating soon-to-be-top-ranked Naomi Osaka of Japan 6-3, 6-4 at breezy York University. Playing her first event since losing the Wimbledon final, Williams faced Osaka for the first time since losing to her last year in the U.S. Open
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6:27 PM ET Associated Press MONTREAL — Top-seeded Rafael Nadal rallied to reach the Rogers Cup semifinals Friday night, beating No. 7 Fabio Fognini of Italy 2-6, 6-1, 6-2. The winner last year in Toronto for his fourth title in the event, Nadal won his 380th ATP Masters 1000 match, a day after breaking a
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5:17 PM ET TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama coach Nick Saban would like to see schools from Power 5 conferences play at least 10 games a year against Power 5 foes and/or Notre Dame in the regular season, and he said his program is working to make that happen on future schedules. “I’ve always said, ‘Let’s
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4:38 PM ET BALTIMORE — Chris Davis’ frustrations had finally boiled over. “That was really kind of the breaking point,” said Davis of what led to his public disagreement with Orioles manager Brandon Hyde, which was caught on camera during Baltimore’s 14-2 loss to the New York Yankees on Wednesday. “I think it’s pretty obvious
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Aug 9, 2019 Oklahoma defensive back Tre Norwood is out for the season, coach Lincoln Riley said Friday. Riley told reporters in Norman that Norwood sustained a non-contact injury. A source told ESPN’s Mark Schlabach that Norwood injured his knee during practice Monday. Norwood is one of the most experienced and versatile players in the
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