Amid NIL drama, Bama lands ex-Aggies commit

playStephen A.: ‘Nick Saban made a huge mistake’ calling out Fisher and Sanders (2:22)Marcus Spears and Stephen A. Smith don’t agree with Nick Saban calling out Jimbo Fisher and Deion Sanders about use of NIL. (2:22)May 24, 2022Blake BaumgartnerAs the Nick Saban-Jimbo Fisher saga continues, Saban struck a blow Tuesday with Eli Holstein’s commitment to…

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Haas boss: Not all F1 GPs need to be like Miami

11:51 AM ETNate SaundersF1 Associate Editor Close• Previously worked in rugby union and British Superbikes • History graduate from Reading University • Joined ESPNF1 in February 2014BARCELONA, Spain — After the hype and excitement of the Miami Grand Prix, this weekend’s race in Spain feels like a return to normality for Formula One.Miami joined Austin, Texas, as a…

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Giannis, Tatum and the kinds of efforts superstars deliver in the playoffs

2:05 AM ETBrian WindhorstESPN Senior Writer CloseESPN.com NBA writer since 2010 Covered Cleveland Cavs for seven years Author of two booksMILWAUKEE — The Giannis Antetokounmpo-Jayson Tatum rivalry is here. It is defining the present of the Eastern Conference and may extend well into the future.Antetokounmpo is putting up Wilt Chamberlain and Shaquille O’Neal numbers. Tatum…

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ACC discusses 3-5-5 football model, no divisions

6:18 PM ETAndrea AdelsonCloseESPN Senior Writer ACC reporter. Joined ESPN.com in 2010. Graduate of the University of Florida.David M. HaleCloseESPN Staff WriterACC reporter.Joined ESPN in 2012.Graduate of the University of Delaware.AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. — The ACC is moving closer to adopting a new football scheduling format that would scrap divisions and give teams an opportunity…

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Thomas to fellow golfers: Play tour or just go

3:46 PM ETMark SchlabachESPN Senior Writer CloseSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaMcKINNEY, Texas — With players facing potential suspensions and/or lifetime bans, Justin Thomas said he hopes the PGA Tour’s decision to deny conflicting-events releases for the first event of the Saudi Arabian-backed LIV…

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Follow live: Miami, Philadelphia meet in crucial Game 5

Points17PTS7/12FG3/3FT23PTS9/15FG3/4FTRebounds8REB2DREB6OREB10REB9DREB1OREBAssists4AST4TO37MIN7AST0TO31MIN Field Goal %Three Point %TurnoversRebounds FTX Arena Miami, FL Line: MIA -3.0 Over/Under: 208.0 Attendance: 19,868 100%Capacity: 19,600Referees: James Williams, Kane Fitzgerald, Tyler Ford Heat go on 12-0 in the 4th quarter to close out SixersHeat go on 12-0 in the 4th quarter to close out Sixers0:49DJ Khaled collects errant pass, fires up Heat…

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Is there a viable challenger for Charles Oliveira? How will Rose Namajunas rebound?

A 14-fight card at UFC 274 produced some big wins, fantastic action, memorable knockouts and a lackluster co-main event sandwiched between two amazing bouts. Jeff Wagenheim and Carlos Contreras Legaspi react to the pay-per-view and offer their biggest thoughts on the night.Big fight nights headlined by championship bouts typically provide clarity. But what UFC 274…

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Veteran umpire apologizes for Bumgarner ejection

May 6, 2022Jesse RogersESPN Staff Writer CloseJesse joined ESPN Chicago in September 2009 and covers MLB for ESPN.com.Veteran umpire Dan Bellino has issued an apology after ejecting Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Madison Bumgarner in the first inning of Wednesday’s game against the Miami Marlins.”I would like to address my actions on May 4 involving Madison Bumgarner,”…

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Capitals’ injured forward Wilson out for Game 2

Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson will not play in Thursday’s Game 2 against the Florida Panthers because of a lower-body injury suffered in the first game of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series.Coach Peter Laviolette made the announcement, saying that Wilson is day-to-day.Wilson put Washington on the board Tuesday with a first-period goal before leaving…

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Follow live: Heat looking to protect home-court advantage in Game 2 vs. Sixers

Points34PTS12/22FG9/11FT23PTS7/11FG9/11FTRebounds6REB5DREB1OREB9REB6DREB3OREBAssists9AST3TO41MIN12AST2TO37MIN Field Goal %Three Point %TurnoversRebounds FTX Arena Miami, FL Line: MIA -7.5 Over/Under: 208.5 Attendance: 19,759 100%Capacity: 19,600Referees: Zach Zarba, Josh Tiven, Tom Washington, Justin Van Duyne Bam sets up Butler for a flushBam sets up Butler for a flush0:19Butler gets inside for the tough and-1 jumperButler gets inside for the tough and-1 jumper0:17Herro…

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Follow live: Warriors look to take another road victory in Memphis

West Semifinals – Game 2, GS leads series 1-0TNT7:57 – 4thTNT1234TGS252626683MEM332321986 WarriorsGrizzlies 7:57 – 4th QuarterWarriors Full timeoutMEM 66.9%Warriors Full timeout Field Goal %Three Point %TurnoversRebounds FedExForum Memphis, TN Line: GS -2.0 Over/Under: 227.5 Win %:66.97:57 – 4thWarriors Full timeoutZiaire Williams makes 25-foot three point shot (Ja Morant assists)Stephen Curry lost ball turnover (De’Anthony Melton…

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