7:08 PM ET Former Wisconsin football player Jake Wood, who went on to join the Marines and co-found Team Rubicon, will receive the Pat Tillman Award for Service at this year’s ESPYS. Wood served four years in Iraq and Afghanistan, and after being honorably discharged from the Marines in 2009, he began advocating for veterans.
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6:14 PM ET The Cleveland Indians called up top prospect Francisco Mejia on Monday. Mejia, a catcher/outfielder, was ranked as the No. 7 overall prospect in baseball by ESPN’s Keith Law in January. He has been hot of late, batting .350 with three doubles, a triple, a home run and 10 RBIs in his past
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Jun 5, 2018 Coming out of the NHL scouting combine, there remains very little consensus on how things will go after Rasmus Dahlin is selected No. 1 overall. The differing opinions on players throughout the first and second rounds in particular make for a very interesting and exciting draft with very little predictability. It also
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3:00 AM ET Big Picture Pakistan are the No.1 T20I team in the world, having won 17 of their last 20 games in this format. One week less than a year ago, Sarfraz Ahmed’s men clinched the Champions Trophy at The Oval. When the calendar showed Pakistan would play two T20Is against Scotland at the
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7:20 PM ET Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones informed the team that he won’t attend mandatory minicamp, general manager Thomas Dimitroff said in a statement released Monday. “We have been in contact with Julio and his representation,” Dimitroff said. “We will not discuss those conversations publicly, except to say we feel they have been
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5:34 PM BST KweséESPN Staff After the first quarter of their debut for the Springboks, the speed twins Sibusiso Nkosi and Aphiwe Dyantyi had one hell of an introduction to Test rugby. England were carving the Springboks up in the wide channels and found an awful lot of space on the flanks which the two
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4:26 PM ET SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — Despite turning 48 on Saturday, Phil Mickelson sees no reason why he can’t be a contender not only at this week’s U.S. Open, but the next two as well. The U.S. Open is the only major championship in the Hall of Fame golfer’s career keeping him from completing a
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4:21 PM ET Associated Press BUCHAREST, Romania — About 20,000 people turned out to applaud Simona Halep for becoming the first Romanian tennis player in decades to win a Grand Slam singles title. The fans gathered on a hot Monday evening in Bucharest’s 55,000-capacity National Arena to see Halep show off her French Open trophy.
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4:15 PM ET Former Clemson quarterback Hunter Johnson is transferring to Northwestern, the Wildcats announced on Monday. Johnson, whom ESPN ranked as the No. 1 pocket passer and No. 21 overall player in the 2017 recruiting class, announced his decision Monday. He opted to leave Clemson last month after competing for the starting job with
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3:09 PM ET Associated Press Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment STUTTGART, Germany — Guido Pella of Argentina defeated John Millman of Australia 6-2, 6-2 to join three Germans in the second round of the Stuttgart Open on Monday. Florian Mayer, Rudolf Molleker and Mischa Zverev also won their first-round matches at the
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Jun 11, 2018 Former West Virginia defensive lineman Adam Shuler is joining Florida as a graduate transfer. Shuler, who has two years of eligibility left, made the announcement Monday on Twitter. The Longwood, Florida, native attended Florida’s spring game in April and visited the school’s campus over the weekend. He redshirted at West Virginia in
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8:41 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports BROOKLYN, Mich. — Coming to Michigan International Speedway and seeing fewer grandstands feels so different than at other tracks. At the home of the manufacturers, it’s a swift kick to
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