7:12 PM ET Associated Press DETROIT — The Detroit Red Wings have acquired forward Brendan Perlini in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks. The 23-year-old Perlini has been a healthy scratch for most of this season, appearing in just one game. But he has 45 goals and 27 assists in 200 career appearances with Chicago
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6:36 PM ET Nate Diaz is cleared and will fight Jorge Masvidal on Saturday despite an atypical drug-test finding. But the controversial UFC welterweight star is now calling into question the validity of the tests administered by USADA, the UFC’s anti-doping partner. Speaking for the first time since a startling announcement last week saying he
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6:36 PM ET As the World Series shifts back to Houston, the Astros are one win away from becoming champions. But since the visiting team has won every game so far, the Nationals have things right where they want them, right? We asked three of our national baseball writers — Jeff Passan, David Schoenfield and
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5:55 PM ET Jeff WagenheimESPN Ben Askren arrived in the UFC earlier this year as an undefeated fighter who had been a champion in two other promotions and was determined to prove he is the best welterweight in the world. Now, after suffering his second straight loss on Saturday, the 35-year-old isn’t sure if he
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5:14 PM ET The NCAA’s top decision makers meet Tuesday in Atlanta for their first formal discussion about modifying rules that currently prohibit college athletes from making money by selling the rights to their names, images or likenesses. The association’s long-held policy regarding that aspect of amateurism is under increasing pressure from state and federal
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4:55 PM ET Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. — NASCAR on Monday suspended a member of Joey Logano‘s crew for one race after the tire specialist dragged Denny Hamlin to the ground in a chaotic scuffle between the rival drivers. Dave Nichols Jr. horse-collared Hamlin and pulled him to the pavement after Sunday’s race at Martinsville
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4:43 PM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — The NBA has fined Detroit Pistons forward Markieff Morris $35,000 for his offensive language toward a referee. NBA Executive Vice President Kiki VanDeWeghe announced the discipline Monday. Morris’ actions came during the Philadelphia 76ers‘ 117-111 victory Saturday in Detroit. He is averaging 10.7 points in his first
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3:20 PM ET Associated Press LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska coach Scott Frost said Monday he doesn’t know what prompted Indiana athletic director Fred Glass to say the Cornhuskers’ staff doesn’t respect the Hoosiers’ football program. Glass told the Indianapolis Star after the Hoosiers’ 38-31 win in Lincoln on Saturday the victory was “particularly gratifying, particularly
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10:57 AM ET Associated Press KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Tony Stewart will drive a stock car for the first time since he retired from NASCAR in 2016 when he makes a demonstration run at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. Stewart will drive the No. 14 Ford on Thursday on the 3.426-mile, 20-turn track in
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Oct 25, 2019 The Boston Red Sox on Monday announced that they have hired Tampa Bay Rays executive Chaim Bloom as their new head of baseball operations. Bloom, whose title will be Chief Baseball Officer, succeeds Dave Dombrowski, whom the Red Sox fired as president of baseball operations in September, less than a year after
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10:13 AM ET A spectator fell from the upper deck at Iowa State‘s Jack Trice Stadium on Saturday and was taken out on a stretcher, police have confirmed via school officials. “The police chief is confirming a fall at the stadium,” Angie Hunt, interim director of the Iowa State news service, told the Des Moines
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10:04 AM ET With their top two running backs injured, the Arizona Cardinals have reached an agreement in principle to acquire Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake for a conditional 2020 draft pick, league sources tell ESPN’s Adam Schefter.‬ Arizona will need Drake’s contributions in a hurry since David Johnson (ankle) and Chase Edmonds (hamstring)
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5:29 AM ET Roger Federer has withdrawn from the Paris Masters just one day after lifting the Swiss Indoors trophy in his hometown of Basel for a record 10th time. In an statement released on Monday, Paris Masters organisers said the 38-year-old would not compete in this week’s competition, adding he would be replaced by
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