BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Be careful what you say, or you might just end up with a tattoo of a 63-year-old man on your body. That’s the lesson Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long learned this week. When Long signed with the Eagles this offseason, he was reunited with his former defensive coordinator with the St.
Former NBA player Rasual Butler was among two people killed in a single-vehicle crash in Studio City, California, early Wednesday morning, the Los Angeles County coroner’s office confirmed to ESPN. He was 38. Butler was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:35 a.m. after his Range Rover struck parking meters and a wall and rolled
2:43 PM GMT ESPN staff As football’s window draws to a close with transfer deadline day across Europe, Wasps fly-half Danny Cipriani believes a similar concept needs to be introduced in rugby. This season has seen the likes of Dan Biggar, Rhys Webb and David Strettle all announce moves away from their clubs mid-season. However,
Bolstered by his experience of Perth Stadium’s first official cricket fixture between Australia and England on Sunday, Tim Paine is hoping that Perth Scorchers will be burdened by the expectations of a sell-out crowd of more than 50,000 spectators when the Big Bash League’s most vaunted team takes on Hobart Hurricanes in the first semi-final.
60% of respondents to a BBC Sport vote in December said ‘grid girls’ should be part of Formula 1 ‘Grid girls’ will no longer be used by Formula 1 from the start of the 2018 World Championship season. Sean Bratches, managing director of commercial operations, said the change would be made “so as to be
1:52 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN Mike Fisher has decided to end his retirement from the NHL and rejoin the Nashville Predators, with whom he played in the Stanley Cup Final last season. Fisher signed a professional tryout contract in order to begin working out with the team, and he expects to sign a contract for
11:47 AM GMT ESPN staff Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend has named inexperienced backs Chris Harris and Bryon McGuigan to start against Wales in Cardiff Saturday. ESPN Fantasy Rugby is back and better than ever before. Pick your team, prove your Six Nations knowledge and win bragging rights as well as prizes. The Six Nations
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Petra Kvitova advanced to the second round of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Wednesday, and Caroline Garcia was eliminated. Kvitova, playing as a wild-card entry, beat Elena Vesnina 6-2, 6-0. The two-time Wimbledon champion will next play Irina-Camelia Begu. Kvitova landed just 51 percent of her first serves, but was
A Michigan State board of trustees meeting on Wednesday was interrupted by students, who used the meeting to vent frustration about the board’s unanimous decision to pick former Michigan Gov. John Engler as interim president. President Lou Anna Simon resigned last week amid the fallout over sexual assaults committed by former Michigan State sports doctor
Feb 1, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN In sports, there are champions. They’re quite happy, what with the celebrations and the historic achievements and all. Then there are teams that are defeated so others can win championships. Depending on the expectations, they’re either content to have had the opportunity, or miserable for having blown one. But then