From opponent to mentor: The bond between Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua Their relationship helped Joshua cope with his loss to Andy Ruiz Jr. in June.
NASCAR signs 4 partners to sponsor Cup Series NASCAR has signed Busch Beer, Coca-Cola, Geico and Xfinity as its "premier partners" in a change to its traditional sponsorship model.
Sean McVay and the Rams have drifted back to reality The 33-year-old McVay has shown stress at times in a 7-5 season, but his culture remains intact.
Patriots-Chiefs rematch evokes best victories of New England's dynasty As the AFC contenders prepare for another huge game, it's clear last season's OT classic with the Super Bowl at stake ranks high in Patriots lore.
How Isaiah Simmons became the linebacker of the future The Tigers' star linebacker was an athlete who didn't fit a traditional position. Then he started wreaking havoc. Now he is a future top NFL draft pick.
Bears' Eddie Jackson honed skills covering Cowboys' Amari Cooper at Alabama The Bears have two players who played with Cooper at Alabama. They're hoping they learned a few tricks in Tuscaloosa that will help Thursday.
Crunchy mouthpieces, frozen gloves: Cowboys' 2013 trip to Chicago It was no Ice Bowl game, but it came close, especially in the words of current Cowboys who recall that 8-degree night on Dec. 9, 2013.
Man United were supposed to be too big to fail: the inside story on how everything fell apart Countless mistakes, £840m down the drain, four managers and one Ed Woodward: How Manchester United became specialists in failure.
What you need to know about rising UFC star Jairzinho Rozenstruik Jairzinho Rozenstruik has three knockouts in his first three UFC fights and he's set for his first main event Saturday against Alistair Overeem.
Inter, Roma condemn 'Black Friday' front page Inter Milan and Roma have condemned Thursday's front page of Italian newspaper Il Corriere dello Sport.
LeBron on uncalled travel: 'Had a malfunction' LeBron James joined in on mocking his extended travel Wednesday night, saying it was "one of the worst ones I've ever done in my life."
Pryor arraigned on misdemeanor assault charge Former Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor, who was stabbed in a dispute involving "mutual combatants" over the weekend, was arraigned Wednesday on an assault charge.
Giannis resists urge to fight Pistons in blowout win Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 35 points to lift the Milwaukee Bucks to their 13th consecutive victory, 127-103 over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.
Carr eulogizes former Raiders teammate Atkinson Raiders quarterback Derek Carr spoke Wednesday about the death of former teammate George Atkinson III, remembering him as a joyful, happy, joking man.
The ESPN Daily: Damian Lillard keeps that same energy, inside the Patriot way and Pope Francis bestows favor on the Ravens? A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.
Lakers' Anthony Davis is making his case for Defensive Player of the Year The 19-3 Lakers are among the NBA's best teams thanks to the defensive play of Anthony Davis.
'Miracle on Ice' star Pavelich committed by judge A Minnesota judge on Wednesday ordered that Mark Pavelich, a former member of the "Miracle on Ice" U.S. Olympic hockey team, should be committed to a secure treatment ...
UNC's Bacot (ankle) helped off court, ruled out North Carolina freshman forward Armando Bacot was ruled out of Wednesday night's game against Ohio State after coming down on an opponent's foot and appearing to roll his ...
Sources: Protest of Harden missed dunk call likely The Rockets are leaning toward filing a protest to ensure that the NBA office will have to make a ruling regarding James Harden's dunk that wasn't counted in...
Ranking the conference championship games by College Football Playoff impact Here's how each Power 5 conference championship game will affect the playoff. Can the winner of Baylor-Oklahoma make the top four?
Ewing: Hoyas players 'given no special treatment' Shortly before the start of Georgetown's first game since announcing two of its top five scorers were off the team, coach Patrick Ewing issued a statement, saying players...
McVay 'not being an idiot,' using Gurley more Rams coach Sean McVay said running back Todd Gurley's role in the offense has increased because the coach is "not being an idiot."
For 3: What happened to Virginia, and are Buckeyes' Big Ten's best? The Big Ten/ACC Challenge is over, and opinions are emerging on both leagues' key teams.
49ers suspend analyst for QB Jackson comments Radio color analyst Tim Ryan was suspended for one game by the 49ers on Wednesday after saying on KNBR radio that Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson's dark skin helps him...