Carroll Hardy, a multi-sport star best known as the only man ever to pinch hit for Ted Williams, died Sunday at age 87. As a football executive, he helped build the "Orange Crush" defense of the Denver Broncos.
Gordon Hayward hit three free throws with 2:29 left in overtime, and the Boston Celtics beat the Orlando Magic 122-119 on Sunday for their third straight victory.
- Hardy, 2-sport star, builder of 'Orange Crush' dies
- Hall of Famer Paul Westphal has brain cancer
- Lions trade CB Jackson to Patriots for draft pick
- Stevens downplays rout of Raptors, eyes playoffs
Basketball Hall of Famer Paul Westphal has been diagnosed with brain cancer, according to his close friend and sports columnist Mike Lupica.
Mitch Moreland hit two home runs, including a walk-off shot over the Green Monster to send the Boston Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 Sunday.
The Lions traded cornerback Michael Jackson to the Patriots on Sunday after the Lions had announced they were planning to release Jackson. The Lions receive a conditional 2022 seventh-round draft pick, a source told ESPN's Mike Reiss.
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
The backstory of how the Patriots traded for Lions CB Michael Jackson on Sunday is notable. The Lions had announced on their website that they were waiving Jackson, but before processing that transaction officially, the Patriots traded for him. That ensured the Patriots wouldn't have to wait out a waiver claim, where they are lower in the priority order. Jackson (6-1, 210) adds depth at cornerback, where the Patriots are already deep, with his best shot to make the club coming on special teams.
T.J. Oshie and Tom Wilson scored, Braden Holtby made 30 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 in round-robin play Sunday to clinch the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference and set up a first-round matchup against former coach...
The incumbent QBs exemplified New England's team-first approach, inviting the newcomer who might take the starting job to participate in workouts.
Sunday's slate of postseason action includes a pivotal Game 5, along with seeding matchups in the West and East round robins.
Five Toronto pitchers combined on a four-hitter and Lourdes Gurriel Jr. scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning on a groundout, lifting the Blue Jays over the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Saturday night.
The winners of Lightning-Flyers and Avalanche-Golden Knights on Saturday will determine the top of the playoff food chain.
Celtics coach Brad Stevens didn't bask in Friday's 122-100 rout of the Raptors, saying that the win "won't mean anything" come playoff time.
El nuevo quarterback de New England tendrá todo el apoyo de los jugadores, incluida la posibilidad de adaptarse al estilo de juego de Cam Newton.
Jaylen Brown scored 20 points, Jayson Tatum added 18 and the Boston Celtics never trailed on the way to an emphatic 122-100 win over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night.
Alex Verdugo hit two solo homers over the Green Monster, Mitch Moreland had a two-run shot and Boston's beleaguered staff rebounded to lift the Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Friday night.