HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Vanderbilt’s JJ Bleday has been named the Southeastern Conference player of the year and Tim Corbin has been selected the coach of the year. The SEC announced its individual conference awards Monday. Mississippi State has the league’s pitcher of the year in Ethan Small and freshmanRead More →

David Price pitched five innings in his first start since May 2, Michael Chavis and Jackie Bradley Jr. each hit two-run homers and the visiting Boston Red Sox defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 12-2 on Monday afternoon. May 20, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David PriceRead More →

TORONTO – The game of adjustments will continue Tuesday night when the host Toronto Raptors try to even the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals against the Milwaukee Bucks. May 19, 2019; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) shoots the ball as Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) defendsRead More →

Dallas Cowboys All-Pro running back Ezekiel Elliott was handcuffed after knocking a security guard to the ground at a Las Vegas music festival, but he was not arrested. FILE PHOTO: Apr 29, 2019; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elijah Elliott watches the game between the Dallas StarsRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Dec 30, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) throws a first quarter pass against the Cincinnati Bengals at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Philip G. Pavely-USA TODAY Sports Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said he went “too far” in his criticism of former teammate AntonioRead More →

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was handcuffed by police, but not arrested, after a scuffle involving event staff at a Las Vegas music festival. Police Officer Laura Meltzer said Monday that the 23-year-old running back was detained briefly early Saturday during the Electric Daisy Carnival atRead More →

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster injured his left leg during an offseason practice and was taken off the field on a cart. Foster went down clutching at his left knee during the first practice of organized team activities Monday. His left leg was stabilized before heRead More →

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — The Scottish soccer association says it has hired Kilmarnock manager Steve Clarke to coach the country’s national team. Clarke’s coaching career includes spells as an assistant to Jose Mourinho at Chelsea, Kenny Dalglish at Liverpool and Ruud Gullit at Newcastle. The former Chelsea defender was votedRead More →

10:00 AM ET Emily KaplanESPN The San Jose Sharks are on the brink of elimination yet again. Meanwhile, the St. Louis Blues are one win away from their first Stanley Cup Final appearance since 1970, which was their third year of existence. Here’s a recap of last night’s action (checkRead More →

Throughout the offseason, ESPN will take a closer look at the programs that have faced the challenge of moving on from a single historically revered coach, evaluating the successes and failures they have experienced along the way. This week, the “Chasing Ghosts” series continues with the Indiana Hoosiers, who haveRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Apr 7, 2019; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Timberwolves head interim coach Ryan Saunders looks on during the second half against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Target Center. Mandatory Credit: Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Ryan Saunders is set to become head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, removing the interim tagRead More →

How do you solve a problem like Gareth Bale? It’s a question that nobody seems to have an answer for right now, and that includes the man himself, his Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane and club president Florentino Perez. After six years with the Spanish giants following his €100 millionRead More →

(Reuters) – French Open champion Simona Halep has said won’t be burdened by expectations that she can repeat last year’s triumph and would rather focus on enjoying the Grand Slam which starts on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – WTA Premier Mandatory – Madrid Open – The Caja Magica, Madrid, SpainRead More →