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It's undebatable: Purdue is the best men's team in the country

A Zach Edey-led Purdue remains dominant, while the rest of the Top 16 shuffles around and mid-majors take over the waiting room. ... Continue Reading

Women's hoops: Forecast improves for Big 12 and the surging Cyclones

Three consecutive losses plunged Ohio State eight spots. But it was a very good week for the likes of UConn, Indiana, Iowa State and Iowa. ... Continue Reading

Serrano-Cruz: Two unlikely paths merge for a chance to make history

Fellow champions Amanda Serrano and Erika Cruz will meet to unified all four major featherweight world titles on Saturday. ... Continue Reading

'Worth it': Blake Lively gets ESPN+ to watch Ryan Reynolds' Wrexham roller coaster

Reynolds experienced an epic FA Cup clash in person, while his wife followed his travails at home. ... Continue Reading

Hurts reflects: 'Hopefully people understand' now

Jalen Hurts reflected on his journey from being a controversial draft pick in 2020 to leading the Eagles to a Super Bowl in his second year as the full-time starting quarterback. ... Continue Reading

Moore won't return as Dallas offensive coordinator

Kellen Moore will no longer be the offensive coordinator of the Cowboys, ending a four-year run that saw the offense rank inside the top 10 three times. ... Continue Reading

Weekend review: Casemiro lifts Man United, Bayern in crisis and Wrexham rock FA Cup

Another weekend of European football is in the books and, as usual, there have been plot twists and upsets galore. Here's ESPN's Weekend Review. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Cancelo set for surprise loan to Bayern

Bayern Munich are closing in on a deal for Manchester City full-back Joao Cancelo, sources have told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

McIlroy tops Reed after tense duel in Dubai

Rory McIlroy overcame a final-round charge from Patrick Reed to win the Dubai Desert Classic in a tense Monday duel between players who were involved in a pre-tournament spat. ... Continue Reading

Mahomes: 'Didn't feel good,' but 'battled through'

Though hobbled by a high ankle sprain, Patrick Mahomes came through for the Chiefs when they needed him, with perhaps the signature moment of Sunday's AFC Championship Game coming on the QB's final snap. ... Continue Reading

Cincy's Ossai on critical penalty: 'Gotta do better'

Bengals defensive end Joseph Ossai lamented his penalty in the closing seconds of Sunday's AFC Championship Game that put the Chiefs in position for Harrison Butker's game-winning field goal. ... Continue Reading

49ers mourn lost opportunity after both QBs hurt

The 49ers were forced to rely on an injured Brock Purdy after initially losing him and then fourth-string quarterback Josh Johnson in Sunday's loss to the Eagles in the NFC Championship Game. ... Continue Reading

Refs' union: Missed LeBron call 'gut-wrenching'

The National Basketball Referees Association admitted to missing Jayson Tatum's foul on LeBron James at the end of regulation and called the mistake "gut-wrenching." ... Continue Reading

Way-too-early tennis rankings and predictions for the rest of 2023

Now that the Australian Open is over, Bill Connelly ranks the top 10 men's and women's tennis players, and makes Grand Slam predictions for the rest of the year. ... Continue Reading

Bengals frustrated by Chiefs' second chance via clock error

The Bengals thought they had forced Mahomes & Co. off the field but the play didn't count. Here's why. ... Continue Reading

First look at Chiefs-Eagles: Early Super Bowl picks, big questions and matchups to know

Kansas City. Philadelphia. Super Bowl LVII. The matchup is set, and we have early predictions, matchup insight, looming questions and team breakdowns for the big game. ... Continue Reading

Transfer deadline day preview: What will happen?

Here's what you need to know ahead of Tuesday's 6 p.m. ET deadline. ... Continue Reading

LIVE Transfer Talk: Chelsea reopen talks with Fernandez

Chelsea are looking to complete a €120m move to sign Enzo Fernandez before the deadline on Tuesday. Transfer Talk has the latest. ... Continue Reading

Aaron Hicks again, really?! Five other options for Yankees in left field

As any Yankees fan will tell you, left field was a major problem area in 2022 -- and still is. Here's how Hicks could become a backup. ... Continue Reading

Eagles emerge as small SB favorites over Chiefs

Caesars Sportsbook and others opened the line on Super Bowl LVII at pick 'em Sunday night before the Eagles emerged as 2-point favorites over the Chiefs within an hour of the line posting. ... Continue Reading