Assessing the future for Ronaldo, which club could he join?
With speculation again rife that Cristiano Ronaldo is seeking an exit from Real Madrid, our writers discuss the future for the Ballon d'Or holder.
Transfer news LIVE: Real to sell BBC, build around Neymar
A stale Real Madrid are thinking of cleaning the slate and making a run at Neymar. Also, Daniel Sturridge is drawing interest from multiple clubs.
Ogden: Mourinho's career will be defined by success or failure at Manchester United
Jose Mourinho's contract extension suggests he is ready for the challenge -- returning Manchester United to the summit -- that will define his career.
VAR made 'big mistake' on Willian - Conte
Antonio Conte insists the VAR system must be improved after watching his nine-man Chelsea team narrowly overcome Norwich in the FA Cup third round.
Clippers clip Nuggets 109-104 for 6th win in row
Blake Griffin had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Denver Nuggets 109-104 on Wednesday night for their season-high sixth straight win.
NBA suspends Rockets' Ariza, Green two games
The NBA is suspending Houston's Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green two games for aggressively entering the Clippers' locker room Monday night. Rockets teammates Chris Paul and James Harden will not face discipline or fines for their roles.
Follow live: Djokovic advances, Muguruza ousted
Six-time Aussie Open champ Novak Djokovic survived an early scare against Gael Monfils but fought back to win in four sets. Earlier, No. 3 seed Garbine Muguruza was eliminated in straight sets, as was American Sam Querrey.
Konta stunned, dumped out of Aussie Open
Outplayed and outmaneuvered, Johanna Konta was blown off the court by unheralded American Bernarda Pera in the second round of the Australian Open.
So today's temperature did hit the magical (?) 40 degree mark (104F) at 5:30pm - a brutal heat for players and fans alike. But it's not like heatwaves are unusual at the Aussie Open - in modern times, the mercury hit 42 degrees (108F) two years ago and in 2014, temps got as high as 44 (111F). The bad news? Tomorrow's forecast is even hotter than today's. Yuck.
Celebrate the retiring Ronaldinho - don't lament 'what ifs'
There's been a tendency to reduce Ronaldinho's career to a bunch of "what ifs". Don't do that. Fire up your computer, dig a ball out & dare to dream.
WATCH: Neymar scores four as PSG net eight against Dijon.
Paris Saint-Germain's full arsenal was on display against Dijon with Neymar, Cavani, Mbappe and Di Maria all getting on the scoresheet.
Stokes recall is a muddled decision, but what else could the ECB do?
The timing of Ben Stokes' recall will raise eyebrows, but the need to be 'fair, reasonable and proportional' is the justification for the ECB's actions
'We're all very happy Stokes is available' - Bayliss.
England coach Trevor Bayliss suggests Ben Stokes will be eased back on his return to international cricket
114 days of speculation: How the Stokes saga unfolded
A recap of events following Ben Stokes' arrest in Bristol in September, which led to him being charged with affray
Biggest injury questions for NFL playoff teams
How much do we know about the injury to Tom Brady's throwing hand? NFL Nation reporters assess the biggest injuries for this weekend's conference title games.
The Patriots’ Super Bowl path is the easiest in modern NFL history
Since 1990, no team with a bye has faced two weaker opponents than New England’s pair of Tennessee and Jacksonville.
Gronk on Jaguars: 'Best team we've faced all year.'
Rob Gronkowski isn't shy talking about the Patriots' AFC Championship matchup against the Jaguars and their stout defense.
Davis' 45 fuels Pelicans' OT win over Celtics.
After scoring 48 points in his previous game, Anthony Davis records 45 points and 16 rebounds as New Orleans defeats Boston 116-113.
Agent: Rodman enters rehab after DUI arrest
Dennis Rodman's agent told The Associated Press that the the former NBA star has checked into an alcohol rehabilitation center after he was arrested on suspicion of DUI over the weekend.
Clippers have found their identity, but how long will it last?
Although Blake Griffin & Co. have regrouped after the departure of Chris Paul, the team still faces a very uncertain future.
Jones extension a signal of no-excuse culture
Eddie Jones' two-year contract extension is win-win for the RFU, but their emphasis on succession-planning means there can be no room for error when the England coach leaves in 2021.
Jones focused on 2019 World Cup win with England.
After signing a new contract, Eddie Jones insists his focus is on winning the World Cup with England in 2019 then making sure the teams transition post-2019 is a success.
Jones signs new England contract
England head coach Eddie Jones has signed a new contract which sees him remain with the national team until 2021.
Dawson: Mourinho contract is a step in the right direction for United
Jose Mourinho once said conditions at Old Trafford weren't right to compete with the elite, but his new deal suggests he expects that will change.
Arsenal-linked Auba's messy divorce from BVB
Breaking up is hard to do, as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang demonstrates as he seems set to leave Borussia Dortmund for Arsenal, writes Raf Honigstein.
Bakambu set to become Africa's most expensive player as €74m China move looms
Cedric Bakambu is poised to join Chinese Super League club Beijing Guoan after a deal was struck to rescind his contract at Villarreal.
Top looming free-agent decisions for all 32 NFL teams
Case Keenum has led the Vikings to the NFC Championship Game. But he might not even be back next season -- all three quarterbacks in Minnesota could hit the open market. NFL Nation reporters assess questions throughout the league.
Nadal, Kyrgios cruise; Tsonga rallies in fifth set
Top-seeded Rafael Nadal, the 2017 runner-up, and local hope Nick Kyrgios wasted no time in reaching the third round with straight-sets wins at the Australian Open.
Edmund battles heat to reach Aussie third round
Kyle Edmund continues to fly the British flag in Andy Murray's absence as he defeated Denis Istomin to reach the third round of the Australian Open for the first time.
Nadal: Roof should be closed for players' health.
Rafael Nadal spoke about his 2nd round victory over Leonardo Mayer and explained why the players should be protected from the heat.
Michigan State doctor Nassar surrounded by enablers as he abused athletes
Understanding how Dr. Larry Nassar gained unfettered access to sexually assault young female athletes -- despite repeated warning signs -- means confronting an uncomfortable truth: He didn't gain that access alone.
How did Nassar get away with it for so long?
Jeremy Schaap and Ryan Smith join OTL to discuss what allowed the former USA Gymnastics doctor to sexually assault girls for so long.
UFC 220: Miocic vs. Ngannou statistical breakdown
Which fighter in the UFC 220 main event has the statistical advantage? FightMetric evaluates the offensive and defensive styles of heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and challenger Francis Ngannou.
Joshua dismisses Parker's 'king of steroids' claim
Anthony Joshua dismissed Joseph Parker calling him "king of steroids" and resisted the temptation to launch a verbal attack on his rival champion.
Joshua and Parker strike cordial tone as press conference fails to ignite
The first prefight press conference between Anthony Joshua and Joshua Parker passed without incident and for all the insults thrown in Joshua's direction from Parker's camp beforehand, there was a line drawn in the sand.
Joshua interested in Klitschko rematch.
Anthony Joshua spoke to Steve Bunce ahead of his unification fight against Joseph Parker about the prospect of a rematch with Wladimir Klitschko.
McIlroy begins 2018 in Abu Dhabi with goal: 'I'd love to win again'
April might seem a ways off, but it's been several years since McIlroy has won a major. He's hoping for a victory early in 2018 to boost his confidence ahead of Augusta. Oh, he also shares a Tiger Woods story.
Fantasy Rugby 2018: Who to pick
Our ESPN experts have selected three star players from each position that may help you claim bragging rights over your mates in Fantasy Rugby 2018.
Fantasy Rugby 2018: How to win your mini league
So, you've signed up to Fantasy Rugby 2018 and you've created a league for you and your mates. Here's how you make sure you end up with bragging rights come March 17.
ESPN Fantasy Rugby 2018: Sign up now!
ESPN's Fantasy Rugby game is back for 2018, so from how to play to the prizes you can win, here's everything you need to know.
Overwatch League Week 1 power rankings
Week 1 of the Overwatch League has concluded, so where do the teams stand?
Kubica returns to F1 as Williams reserve driver.
Robert Kubica speaks out making his way back to Formula 1 as he is named reserve and development driver at Williams.
Police interview friends of QB who killed self
When Dr. Brian Hainline learned about the apparent suicide of another college athlete, it hit hard. Again.
Sorry, Alabama, but Clemson is the new No. 1 in Way-Too-Early Top 25
Sure, Alabama just won the national title, but with Clemson unexpectedly returning several potential first-round picks to its dominant defensive line, the Tigers overtake the Tide for the top spot in our rankings.
Updated tables from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Keep track of all the important upcoming fixtures in the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Results and scores from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
In November 2016, Brazilian underdogs Chapecoense boarded a plane to play in the game of their lives. Instead, their biggest moment turned into a tragedy no one can forget.