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15 clubs look to launch European Super League

9:48 AM ETMark OgdenSenior Writer, ESPN FC Fifteen of Europe’s biggest clubs are in talks to launch a European Super League, planned to start in time for the 2023-24 season, with a $6 billion (£4.3 billion) fund backing the project, sources have told ESPN.If the initiative is successful, it would threaten the existence of the…

Klose concussed by Stephens shove, camp says

playStephens’ shove of Klose ends in injury, with fight being called off (0:24)During the UFC Fight Night weigh-ins, Jeremy Stephens shoves Drakkar Klose, which results in an injury for Klose. (0:24)7:21 PM ETMarc RaimondiESPN Staff Writer Saturday’s UFC Fight Night co-main event between Jeremy Stephens and Drakkar Klose was canceled because of an injury Klose…

Source: Lakers to skip White House on D.C. trip

playLakers get fancy in transition to cap OT win vs. Jazz (0:57)Dennis Schroder sends a behind-the-back pass to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope for two. (0:57)5:57 PM ETDave McMenaminESPN Staff Writer CloseLakers and NBA reporter for ESPN. Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14, the Cavaliers from 2014-18 for ESPN.com and the NBA for NBA.com from…

QB Young shines in Tide spring game, nabs MVP

playYoung, Latu connect for 59-yard TD in Alabama spring game (0:39)Alabama’s freshman QB hopeful Bryce Young finds Cameron Latu near the sideline for a long touchdown. (0:39)4:45 PM ETAlex ScarboroughESPN Staff Writer CloseCovers the SEC.Joined ESPN in 2012.Graduate of Auburn University.Bryce Young stepped into the first-team quarterback role and impressed during Alabama’s spring game on…

Curry scores 47, matches Kobe with torrid streak

1:50 AM ETNick FriedellESPN Staff Writer CloseNick Friedell is the Chicago Bulls beat reporter for ESPN Chicago. Friedell is a graduate of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and joined ESPNChicago.com for its launch in April 2009.Golden State Warriors star guard Stephen Curry scored 47 points on Saturday night, becoming the…

Viewers guide: Robert Whittaker should be one win away from a title shot

Apr 16, 2021Brett OkamotoESPN Staff Writer CloseMMA columnist for ESPN.com Analyst for “MMA Live” Covered MMA for Las Vegas SunRobert Whittaker won’t say it, but others have been (rightfully) saying it for him. He should be fighting for another UFC championship now.The former middleweight champ is set to face Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Fight Night…

Streaking Knicks cite early faith for winning ways

1:59 AM ETTim MacMahonESPN Staff Writer CloseJoined ESPNDallas.com in September 2009Covers the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas MavericksAppears regularly on ESPN Dallas 103.3 FMDALLAS — Tom Thibodeau, the notoriously gruff first-year New York Knicks head coach, cracked a hint of a grin when asked about his demeanor following a 117-109 win Friday night over the Dallas…

Attorney: Client mistook Rams’ Donald for attacker

12:34 AM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketballThe attorney representing De’Vincent Spriggs, the man who accused Los Angeles Rams defensive lineman Aaron Donald of assault earlier this week, is now offering an apology to Donald on…