Sources: Lakers set workouts for Noah, Howard

12:25 PM ETIn the aftermath of DeMarcus Cousins' knee injury, the Los Angeles Lakers are bringing in two former All-Star centers -- Joakim Noah and Dwight Howard -- to evaluate in individual workouts in Los Angeles, league sources told ESPN on Tuesday.The Lakers' workouts will also include veteran Mo Speights,

Mayfield: Giants’ pick of Jones ‘blows my mind’

9:53 AM ETInclude Baker Mayfield as another person surprised by the New York Giants' decision to draft quarterback Daniel Jones earlier this year."Blows my mind," the Cleveland Browns quarterback told GQ in a wide-ranging interview released Tuesday. "Some people overthink it. That's where people go wrong. They forget you've gotta

The inside story of the moment that changed the NBA forever

7:07 AM ETGOLDEN STATE WARRIORS president Rick Welts was in his old office up in Oakland when the call came in. Warriors general manager Bob Myers was checking in, as he often did, after the team's shootaround in Los Angeles.It was the morning of Game 5 of the Warriors' 2014

Arkansas State coach: Wife has died of cancer

7:06 AM ETArkansas State coach Blake Anderson wrote on Twitter that his wife, Wendy, has died of cancer.FINAL WENDY UPDATE 8/20#NotFightingAlone ❤️❤️❤️ there's a celebration in heaven today cause Wendy is Home pic.twitter.com/OYwh0fQLpU— Blake Anderson (@CHbanderson) August 20, 2019Arkansas State announced Monday that Anderson would be taking a leave of

Clemson atop AP preseason Top 25 for 1st time

11:57 AM ETAssociated Press Mark off another milestone for Clemson, college football's newest superpower.For the first time, the defending national champion Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 presented by Regions Bank.Clemson won its second national title in three seasons behind freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence to

Howard bringing back golf with assist from Curry

10:43 AM ETHoward University is bringing back its golf teams for the first time in decades -- with a big assist from NBA star Stephen Curry.Curry announced Monday that he will financially support the Bison's golf teams for the next six years. Howard, a historically black university in Washington, D.C.,

Former Cavs coach Blatt has multiple sclerosis

10:00 AM ETAssociated Press PIRAEUS, Greece -- Former Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.In a statement posted Monday on the website of Greek club Olympiakos, Blatt said he was diagnosed "a few months ago" with the condition, which attacks the central nervous system, and has

Agent says AB’s helmet concern a safety issue

9:57 AM ETAgent Drew Rosenhaus said Monday that Antonio Brown's helmet concerns are safety-related and that the wide receiver is "all-in" with the Oakland Raiders.Rosenhaus appeared on ESPN's Get Up! after Raiders general manager Mike Mayock said Sunday that Brown had left camp again over the helmet issue and it

The 2019 ESPN preseason All-America team

8:58 AM ETPicking college football's best players in August for ESPN's 2019 preseason All-America team is a dicey proposition. For instance, go back and see how many people had Kyler Murray as the best quarterback in the country -- let alone the Heisman Trophy winner -- at this time a