Arsene Wenger says Arsenal had chances to fight back against Manchester United, despite conceding two early goals at the Emirates. New Arsenal head of recruitment Sven Mislintat believes his fall-out with former Borussia Dortmund head coach Thomas Tuchel damaged all parties involved. The 45-year-old left Dortmund for the Emirates last month. Mislintat vacated his position
Oregon coach Willie Taggart will meet with Florida State officials on Monday, a source close to the situation told ESPN. Taggart, who is in Arizona recruiting, is presumed to be the top candidate to replace Jimbo Fisher, who resigned last week to take over as Texas A&M’s head coach. With Florida ties and an offensive
Virat Kohli, who had been rested from the ODI series against Sri Lanka, has been rested for the T20 leg too. This means Rohit Sharma will lead the limited-overs sides in Kohli’s absence. The T20 squad includes three new faces: 18-year-old Tamil Nadu allrounder Washington Sundar, Baroda batsman Deepak Hooda and Kerala quick Basil Thampi.
The transformation of Monmouth Park from venerable New Jersey racetrack to full-blown, Las Vegas-style race and sportsbook began years ago. The William Hill Race and Sports Bar, formerly the track’s cafeteria, opened in 2013. There are a few dozen TVs of varying sizes and an oval bar in the center. It’s a decent-sized room, with
2:00 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports NASCAR Cup drivers reacted with surprise over the new pit-road rules for 2018, and they have a range of thoughts from optimism to quizzical to concern over NASCAR’s cutting the over-the-wall crews from
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Eli Manning is expected to return as the New York Giants‘ starting quarterback after a one-week respite, a source told ESPN. The Giants host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday at MetLife Stadium. There was talk of former players coming to the game and standing on the sideline in No. 10 Manning
Former major league infielder Omar Vizquel has been named the manager of the White Sox’s Class A franchise in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, the team announced Monday. Vizquel, 50, was the Detroit Tigers‘ first-base coach the past four seasons and interviewed for the team’s managerial opening, which was filled when the team hired Ron Gardenhire. Before
1. Steven Stamkos, C, TB C1 1 2. Nikita Kucherov, RW, TB RW1 3 3. Sidney Crosby, C, Pit C2 4 4. Connor McDavid, C, Edm C3 2 5. Vladimir Tarasenko, RW, StL RW2 5 6. Phil Kessel, RW, Pit RW3 8 7. Auston Matthews, C, Tor C4 6 8. Alex Ovechkin, RW, Was RW4
A roundup of the past week’s notable boxing results from around the world: Saturday at New York Sadam Ali W12 Miguel Cotto — Full RecapWins a junior middleweight titleScores: 116-112, 115-113 (twice)Records: Ali (26-1, 14 KOs); Cotto (41-6, 33 KOs) Rafael’s remarks: Last December, it was the legendary Bernard Hopkins who hand-picked Joe Smith Jr.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Sabres are shaking up their underachieving roster by placing forward Matt Moulson on waivers and acquiring forward Scott Wilson in a trade with the Detroit Red Wings. Both moves were made Monday, with Buffalo in the midst of a 1-9-2 skid. In exchange for Wilson, the Red Wings acquired Buffalo’s fifth-round