6:00 AM ET Brady HendersonESPN SEATTLE — A few inches means the difference of about 2,400 miles for the Seattle Seahawks. That’s how short they were of the end zone on their final play Sunday night and how far they’ll have to travel this week as a result. What you need to know:&• Preview: Bracket
Pole Robert Kubica, who drove for Williams in 2019, will take up a reserve role at Alfa Romeo for 2020. The 35-year-old, who recovered from a near-fatal rally crash in 2011 to return to motorsport’s top tier, will be back-up to Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi. Kubica’s arrival coincides with a deal for Polish petrol
8:33 AM GMT Disquiet at the bottom Reports have emerged of the Rangpur sponsors meddling in pre-match selection and captaincy talks. BCB director Enayet Hossain Siraj, who shifted from Rajshahi Royals to the Rangpur side after his company, Incepta Pharmaceuticals, became Rangpur’s sponsors, has admitted that he has taken charge of team affairs. Whispers of
12:00 AM ET Tom VanHaaren Close ESPN Staff Writer ESPN staff writer Joined ESPN in 2011 Graduated from Central Michigan Alex Scarborough Close ESPN Staff Writer Covers the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of Auburn University. This year’s Vrbo Citrus Bowl has a lot of juice. Michigan (962 wins) and Alabama (915) rank first
12:00 AM ET In case you haven’t noticed, the 2010s are officially over. And it was a wild ride in the Association. It was a span full of triple-doubles, shattered 3-point records and LeBron James trips to the NBA Finals. However, other questions remain outside of points, rebounds and assists. Who was statistically the best
11:46 PM ET NEW YORK — Kayla Harrison entered the 2019 Professional Fighters League season as the face of the organization, and ended the year with $1 million and the PFL women’s lightweight championship in hand on New Year’s Eve. Harrison, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, was one of six fighters to win titles and
11:29 PM ET HOUSTON — Denver Nuggets coach Mike Malone considers his preferred defensive strategy of double-teaming Houston Rockets star James Harden, sometimes as far as 40 feet away from the basket, to be a form of flattery. “I know it’s probably frustrating for him,” Malone said before Tuesday night’s game at the Toyota Center.
10:02 PM ET Associated Press BRISBANE, Australia — Venus Williams has been forced to pull out of the Brisbane International following an undisclosed “setback” in training. Tournament officials said Wednesday a replacement for the 52nd-ranked Williams will be named on Thursday. Williams had been given a wild card for the Brisbane event which starts Jan.
3:45 PM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The firings are complete. Coach Pat Shurmur goes and general manager Dave Gettleman stays. This is how the New York Giants plan to fix the franchise, with Gettleman working alongside a new coach. Ownership isn’t ready to sever ties after two years with the GM who revamped their
8:38 PM ET Associated Press DALLAS — Welcome to a Texas-sized NHL Winter Classic. The annual showcase is going to be one big outdoor game when the Dallas Stars host the Nashville Predators at the historic Cotton Bowl Stadium on Wednesday — even without “Big Tex” booming out the customary “Howdy, folks!” that visitors to
7:24 PM ET Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Bijan Nichols kicked a 23-yard field goal with two seconds remaining and No. 21 Navy capitalized on a fourth-down gamble in the final minute to beat Kansas State 20-17 in the Liberty Bowl on Tuesday. A Navy team with the nation’s top-ranked rushing attack set up the
7:26 PM ET LeBron James turned 35 on Monday, and as he heads into his third decade in the NBA, there aren’t many titles that have escaped his grasp. He’s a four-time regular-season MVP, three-time Finals MVP, three-time All-Star Game MVP, and the only member of the 30,000-point, 9,000-rebound, 9,000-assist club. But there’s one title