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10:05 PM ET Email print A judge has ruled against the NCAA in a federal antitrust lawsuit, saying football and basketball players should be permitted to receive more compensation from schools, but only if the benefits are tied to education. The ruling Friday night from U.S. District Judge Claudia Wilken in Oakland, California, said the NCAA cannot
9:56 PM ET Email print Court filings in a federal criminal case involving college basketball corruption link former NC State coach Mark Gottfried to being the first head coach directly connected to impermissible payments to players, sources told ESPN. According to a disclosure from federal prosecutors, former NC State assistant Orlando Early's atto
9:28 PM ET Email print NFL teams have proposed nine rule changes for 2019, including an intriguing alternative from the Denver Broncos to bypass the onside kick. According to the Broncos' proposal, released Friday night by the NFL, each team would have one opportunity per game to remain on offense after a fourth-quarter score. Instead of kicking of
After the first spring practice for Alabama football, Nick Saban talked about all the new faces and the glaring absence of one much-needed player. Alabama football fans have to wonder how badly will the 2019 Crimson Tide be snakebit again. Last season it was an abundance of injuries at outside linebacker. The 2019 season is […] Alabama Football: Ni
8:22 PM ET Email print TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Alabama coach Nick Saban took issue with the criticism offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian has faced for his brief time with the program during the 2016 season. Sarkisian was initially hired as an analyst on staff but was elevated to offensive coordinator before the CFP National Championship when Lane Ki
2:53 AM ET W2W4 previews the weekend's Premier League action by highlighting its most compelling storylines ... Man United and Arsenal nursing different hangovers Arsenal and Manchester United are both dealing with European hangovers of a different nature. Arsenal will have a day fewer to prepare after a 3-1 loss to Rennes in the Europa League , bu
Alabama football hit the practice field for the first time Friday and based on who did and did not take part, and at what position, there is interesting news. On Friday, the revamped Alabama football staff put the 2019 Alabama Crimson Tide through practice session No. 1 of the spring season. Due to the school’s […] Alabama Football: Spring Practice
8:10 PM ET Email print FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- There could be a Bennett brothers reunion in New England , with Michael set to join the team via trade and Martellus contemplating a return to football. The Philadelphia Eagles have informed Michael Bennett that they are planning to trade him to the Patriots, the defensive end told ESPN's Josina Anderson
7:04 PM ET Email print LSU has suspended men's basketball coach Will Wade indefinitely, the school announced Friday. The decision comes a day after reports that FBI wiretaps intercepted telephone calls between Wade and aspiring business manager Christian Dawkins, in which Wade expressed frustration about his inability to close what he described as
Mar 7, 2019 Email print Player X is in the NHL. After home games, he has a routine. Typically, he'll meet a few teammates at a local restaurant for a late dinner. He likes to order steak after games -- medium rare, with a side salad and mashed potatoes. Then he'll go home. Player X sometimes has a hard time unwinding; it was a day of unbounded stim