MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee forward DeAndre Dishman will miss the 2019-20 season after tearing ligaments in his left knee during the Blue Raiders’ exhibition tour of Costa Rica last week. Blue Raiders coach Nick McDevitt announced the severity of Dishman’s injury Monday. The 6-foot-6 junior will undergo surgery Thursday. This will mark the second
I love the National League East. If they gave a Daytime Emmy Award for best soap opera of 2019, it would have to go the NL East. We have Bryce Harper, bullpen problems up and down the division, managers on the hot seat, cold spells, hot streaks, Pete Alonso mashing, Ronald Acuna Jr. hitting home
BRAINERD, Minn. — Leah Pritchett ended a 26-event winless streak Sunday in the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Pritchett beat Mike Salinas in the final with a 4.066-second run at 235.72 mph for her eighth career Top Fuel title. “It was great to see the win light, especially for Don Schumacher Racing,”
The Memphis Grizzlies have granted Dwight Howard‘s representatives permission to speak with other teams that might be interested in the veteran center, league sources told ESPN. One of those teams is the Los Angeles Lakers, who are exploring options at center after DeMarcus Cousins was lost with a torn ACL. The Lakers’ interest in Howard
PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Rocky Bleier isn’t sure how his valiant story — from Purple Heart honoree in the Vietnam War to four-time Super Bowl winner with the Pittsburgh Steelers — would have played out had it happened this decade. More media coverage, he figures. More opinions about the merits of war, thanks to social media.
7:00 AM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN In 2009-10, the New Jersey Devils were confident that 25-year-old Zach Parise would help define their next decade in the NHL. Ditto the Washington Capitals and their 25-year-old, 40-goal scorer Alex Semin. The Columbus Blue Jackets had a 25-year-old franchise player for the next decade in Rick Nash, having signed
LOS ANGELES — USC coach Clay Helton said that freshman receiver Bru McCoy‘s health is improving, despite a fever that has kept him from practicing with the Trojans during fall camp. McCoy’s father, Horace McCoy, told The Los Angeles Times on Thursday that his son has been dealing with a fever since the summer, and
Newly released evidence in the federal government’s criminal case against attorney Michael Avenatti suggests employees at Nike were paying high-profile college basketball prospects’ handlers and families tens of thousands of dollars in under-the-table payments. In an email on July 30, 2016, Carlton DeBose — the director of Nike’s EYBL grassroots basketball division — wrote that
BRAINERD, Minn. — Matt Hagan led Funny Car qualifying Friday in the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway. Hagan had a 3.890-second run at 328.46 mph in his Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. “Rolling here and having two great laps off the bat, there’s a lot of confidence right now,” Hagan said. “Dickie [Venables,
CINCINNATI — Longtime Reds broadcaster Marty Brennaman will become the first inductee into the team’s hall of fame who is not a player, manager or general manager. The team announced Friday that it will honor Brennaman in April. He said in January that he will retire after this season — his 46th with the franchise.