The Milwaukee Bucks superstar was gifted pens by many of his teammates in hopes he would sign a so-called supermax deal with the team. In a complicated business, it’s not that simple.
Dramatic, controversial and often blurring the line between sport and spectacle, it's easy to find common ground between Liga MX and lucha libre.
Brady's achievements at his age have been exhaustively recorded. Yet it's still staggering that he's older than the coaches of the Green Bay Packers, Los Angeles Rams and San Francisco 49ers. And he has history with all three.
Not every player at the Latin America Amateur Championship has hopes of playing on a professional tour. Some are here on breaks from work. But all have the dream of the Masters.
The chase for No. 1 is on. There's a new commissioner. There's more money at stake. A big season opens on the LPGA Tour. Here's a look at the things to watch.
In an unpredictable season, our ranking of the top freshmen follows suit. Notre Dame put two on our list, but the top spot belongs to the Big East.
Erling Haaland is one of the world's most sought-after players. We break down his transfer options.
Cejudo is coaching Deiveson Figueiredo against Moreno with the UFC flyweight title on the line.
Mahomes owns a piece of MLB's Kansas City Royals and MLS' Sporting Kansas City, but it's more than just a hobby.
The quarterback creating handshakes with his teammates isn't just for laughs. It's about making connections, growing tighter and showing leadership.
Texans QB still faces legal issues as he's set to make a $35M base salary in new league year.
Players from the big three -- Alabama, Georgia and Ohio State -- combined for 10 of the 26 slots on our All-America team for a 2022 season that is still eight months away.
We ranked the top rookies for the 2021 season. Which QB made the top 10? Who are the next-best defenders behind Micah Parsons? And who just missed the list?
Lionel Messi has been left off Argentina's World Cup qualifiers against Chile and Colombia to rebuild his match fitness at Paris Saint-Germain.
Eagles GM Howie Roseman says the team is approaching the offseason with the mindset that Jalen Hurts will be the team's starting quarterback in 2022.
Former TCU head coach Gary Patterson will join Steve Sarkisian's staff with Texas in an off-field role as a special assistant, sources confirmed to ESPN.
The former Super Bowl champion has always had a way with words. It has turned him into a trusted adviser to N.F.L. and college football players who want to use their “wittys to get up out that siti.”
The University of Michigan has agreed to a $490 million settlement with hundreds of people who say they were sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor at the school.
Titans running back Derrick Henry moved a step closer to returning from injury with contact in practice.
The NFL has fined Buccaneers head coach Bruce Arians $50,000 for striking his own player, safety Andrew Adams, in the helmet during Sunday's playoff win over the Eagles.
Emma Raducanu looks to continue her enjoyment at the Grand Slams when she returns to the Australian Open for her second-round match on Thursday.
Victoria Azarenka, Naomi Osaka and Ashleigh Barty call for more information on Chinese player Peng Shuai's wellbeing.
As the Matildas prepare to host the World Cup this should be a time of excitement, but there is a cloud over the team and their image.
The Football Association is looking into a yellow card received by an Arsenal player in a Premier League match earlier this season following reports of irregular betting patterns.
Brazilian footballer Robinho loses his final appeal against a conviction for taking part in the gang rape of a woman in Milan in 2013.
The Premier League is looking into changing its guidance around match postponements after criticism over the number of games being called off.
Uncapped backs Michael Lowry and Mack Hansen are named in a 37-man Ireland squad for the 2022 Six Nations.
Great Britain pick Laura Deas, Brogan Crowley, Matt Weston and Marcus Wyatt for the skeleton at the 2022 Winter Olympics in China.
Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka voices her support for players getting vaccinated.
Scotland name five uncapped players and fit-again Cameron Redpath in their Six Nations squad - but Adam Hastings and George Horne are left out.
Mikel Arteta says Arsenal "did the right thing" when requesting the postponement of last weekend's north London derby against Tottenham.
The accord is among the largest ever agreed-to by an American university to compensate victims of sexual abuse.
Liverpool pay tribute to the "pivotal" role played by their former chief executive Peter Robinson, who has died at the age of 86.
More than 20 years since a British driver last won the World Rally Championship, hope is alive again.
England must match Australia's aggression and "throw it right back at them" if they are going to be successful in the Ashes, says captain Heather Knight.
Athletes at next month's Beijing Winter Olympics face punishment for behaviour that is against the spirit of the games or Chinese rules, an official has said.
Rory McIlroy says he is keen to learn from the winning formula which brought Tiger Woods so much success in his heyday as he begins his 2022 season in Abu Dhabi.
England fly-half Marcus Smith "could be an absolutely brilliant 10", but needs the help of Owen Farrell to "run the game for him", says head coach Eddie Jones.
As the first player of indigenous background for Team USA, the former University of Wisconsin standout is set to take on a major role in Beijing.
What is the key takeaway from each team's play since mid-December? We break it all down here and issue the latest 1-32 rankings.
There's no universal agreement on who should and should not make the Hall of Fame, but our experts think these four stars aren't getting nearly enough respect.
It has been a tough go for the No. 2-ranked player -- who even resorted to serving underhand in warm-up event.
Glenn Maxwell hits 154 for Melbourne Stars against Hobart Hurricanes to break the record for the highest individual score in the Big Bash League.
Sarah Glenn has suffered social media abuse for being England's 'Glamour' - now she wants to prove that playing cricket is not a barrier to being true to yourself.
NFL This Week's Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell compare Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen to Freddy Krueger and former MVP Cam Newton .
He became the first American to win Europe’s Race to Dubai last year, and the 24-year-old is now ranked No. 2 in the world.
At the Yas Links, water management is vital, as is the type of grass used. It must tolerate saltwater.
Here are some of the questions looming over New York’s N.B.A. teams in the second half of the season.
There are three seasoned pros to keep an eye on and one teenage amateur.
Watch highlights as holders Borussia Dortmund suffer a shock last-16 defeat to second-division side St Pauli in the German Cup.
World number one Ashleigh Barty says continuing to live like a "hermit" is helping her breeze through the Australian Open draw.
Yorkshire appoint former West Indies all-rounder Ottis Gibson as their new head coach on a three-year deal.
Owen Farrell's inclusion in England's Six Nations squad - despite his not having played any rugby in more than two months - is "strange" says 2003 World Cup winner Matt Dawson.
UFC welterweight Belal Muhammad is chasing a rematch with Leon Edwards but with the Briton set for a title shot, the American is ready to stop the Khamzat Chimaev hype train in its tracks.
Rafael Nadal moved into the third round at the Australian Open with a 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 win over 126th-ranked Yannick Hanfmann on Wednesday.
Liverpool are top of the Women's Championship table and pushing for promotion to the Super League - so will they finally achieve it?
Jose Mourinho was once dismissive of the Europa League - now Europe's new third-tier Conference League could be key to his chances of success as manager at Roma.
Rafael Nadal eases past Yannick Hanfmann to reach the third round of the Australian Open and continue his bid for a 21st Grand Slam tile.
Guinea captain Naby Keita scores a stunning goal in his side's 2-1 loss to Zimbabwe.
In his first BBC Sport column at the Australian Open, Andy Murray talks about his thrilling opening win and blocking out Cristiano Ronaldo-style 'Siuuuu' celebrations.
The Denver Nuggets are acquiring San Antonio Spurs guard Bryn Forbes in a three-team deal also involving the Boston Celtics, sources told ESPN.