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Brandon Knight to miss season with ACL injury

Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images(PHOENIX) – Phoenix Suns backup point guard Brandon Knight will miss the entire 2017-18 season.

The team announced Tuesday that Knight suffered a torn ACL is his left knee playing in a pro-am game on Wednesday in   ... Read More

All but one of 111 former pro football players had brain injury CTE in study

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- “Football is not a contact sport, it’s a collision sport.”

These words, spoken by legendary football coach Vince Lombardi, have taken on new meaning in the last decade after several recent studies have revealed a link   ... Read More

Chicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman saves man with Heimlich maneuver

Allen Kee/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- NFL linebacker Jerrell Freeman had no idea he was about to be a hero in an Austin, Texas airport just days before Chicago Bears training camp.

Eating in the airport on Sunday, Freeman spotted   ... Read More

Clint Dempsey ties U.S. men’s goal-scoring record

Ben Soloman/ESPN Images(ARLINGTON, Texas) -- Clint Dempsey reached another U.S. Soccer milestone right where it all began.

In his home state of Texas, with 27 family and friends in attendance, Dempsey delivered a goal in the 72nd minute in   ... Read More

Jordan Spieth wins British Open for third major title

Paul Lakatos/Asian Tour/Asian Tour via Getty Images(SOUTHPORT, England) -- Another Major victory for American Jordan Spieth. The 23-year-old defeated countryman Matt Kuchar by three strokes, shooting a 12-under par to win the 146th British Open at Royal Birkdale.Spieth   ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 7/21/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUE
N.Y. Mets 7, Oakland 5

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Houston 8, Baltimore 7
Texas 4, Tampa Bay 3
Cleveland 13, Toronto 3
Detroit 6, Minnesota 3
Kansas City 7, Chicago   ... Read More

Sky’s the limit for baseball player, 11, born without his left hand

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- July's been a great month for Keenan Briggs and the players on the Warren County South All-Stars in Kentucky.

On Wednesday, the team of 10- and 11-year-olds took home the state championship, 6-0, after winning   ... Read More

Celtics to add free-agent guard

DigitalVision/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- The Boston Celtics are expected to sign free-agent point guard Shane Larkin, a league source tells ESPN.

Larkin was the No. 18 pick in the 2013 NBA draft and last played for the NBA during the 2015-2016   ... Read More

Minnesota Twins close to trade for LHP Jaime Garcia

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The Minnesota Twins are close to acquiring left-handed starter Jaime Garcia in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for a minor league player, according to ESPN sources.

Garcia has a history of shoulder trouble and was 10-13   ... Read More

Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo intersted in NBA ownership

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(HOUSTON) -- Dikembe Mutombo is interested in getting into NBA ownership and wants to find partners to join a bid for the Houston Rockets. Mutombo told Houston's Fox 26 Sports, "I'm trying to convince some   ... Read More

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Brandon Knight to miss season with ACL injury

Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images(PHOENIX) – Phoenix Suns backup point guard Brandon Knight will miss the entire 2017-18 season.

The team announced Tuesday that Knight suffered a torn ACL is his left knee playing in a pro-am game on Wednesday in   ... Read More

All but one of 111 former pro football players had brain injury CTE in study

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- “Football is not a contact sport, it’s a collision sport.”

These words, spoken by legendary football coach Vince Lombardi, have taken on new meaning in the last decade after several recent studies have revealed a link   ... Read More

Chicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman saves man with Heimlich maneuver

Allen Kee/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- NFL linebacker Jerrell Freeman had no idea he was about to be a hero in an Austin, Texas airport just days before Chicago Bears training camp.

Eating in the airport on Sunday, Freeman spotted   ... Read More

Clint Dempsey ties U.S. men’s goal-scoring record

Ben Soloman/ESPN Images(ARLINGTON, Texas) -- Clint Dempsey reached another U.S. Soccer milestone right where it all began.

In his home state of Texas, with 27 family and friends in attendance, Dempsey delivered a goal in the 72nd minute in   ... Read More

Jordan Spieth wins British Open for third major title

Paul Lakatos/Asian Tour/Asian Tour via Getty Images(SOUTHPORT, England) -- Another Major victory for American Jordan Spieth. The 23-year-old defeated countryman Matt Kuchar by three strokes, shooting a 12-under par to win the 146th British Open at Royal Birkdale.Spieth   ... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 7/21/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores and winners:INTERLEAGUE
N.Y. Mets 7, Oakland 5

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Houston 8, Baltimore 7
Texas 4, Tampa Bay 3
Cleveland 13, Toronto 3
Detroit 6, Minnesota 3
Kansas City 7, Chicago   ... Read More

Sky’s the limit for baseball player, 11, born without his left hand

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- July's been a great month for Keenan Briggs and the players on the Warren County South All-Stars in Kentucky.

On Wednesday, the team of 10- and 11-year-olds took home the state championship, 6-0, after winning   ... Read More

Celtics to add free-agent guard

DigitalVision/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- The Boston Celtics are expected to sign free-agent point guard Shane Larkin, a league source tells ESPN.

Larkin was the No. 18 pick in the 2013 NBA draft and last played for the NBA during the 2015-2016   ... Read More

Minnesota Twins close to trade for LHP Jaime Garcia

iStock/Thinkstock(MINNEAPOLIS) -- The Minnesota Twins are close to acquiring left-handed starter Jaime Garcia in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for a minor league player, according to ESPN sources.

Garcia has a history of shoulder trouble and was 10-13   ... Read More

Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo intersted in NBA ownership

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(HOUSTON) -- Dikembe Mutombo is interested in getting into NBA ownership and wants to find partners to join a bid for the Houston Rockets. Mutombo told Houston's Fox 26 Sports, "I'm trying to convince some   ... Read More

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