LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Jared Butler scored 22 points, MaCio Teague added 16 and fourth-ranked Baylor beat No. 3 Kansas 67-55 on Saturday for the Bears' first win in 18 tries on the hallowed hardwood of Allen Fieldhouse.Freddie Gillespie added 13 points for the Bears (13-1, 3-0 Big 12), who snapped a whole slew of ignominious streaks with their victory in Lawrence: They beat a top-five team on the road for
The rare 'Olimpico' goal (the term given to goals scored directly from a corner) came in the 15th minute of the semifinal on Wednesday and kicked off a dominant performance from Zinedine Zidane's side. After trotting over to take the corner, Kroos spotted goalkeeper Jaume Domenech out of position as he looked to organize his defenders.This allowed the quick-thinking German to whip in a superb finish which the scrambling keeper
Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom has been diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a rare type of bone cancer, and is expected to miss the rest of the 2019-20 season, the team announced Friday.Lindblom, 23, will undergo further testing and evaluation next week and then begin treatment. The cancer was diagnosed by specialists at the University of Pennsylvania.Ewing's sarcoma grows in the bones, or around the soft tissue around the bones. It
1:20 AM ETTim BontempsESPN NEW YORK -- Black Friday offered NBA fans in The Big Apple a rare treat: the chance to take in two games in one day.Between the Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets playing at Barclays Center Friday afternoon and the Philadelphia 76ers and New York Knicks squaring off at Madison Square Garden Friday night, fans could -- if they chose -- take in four of the five
MINNEAPOLIS -- Stefon Diggs jumped up and down on the Vikings' sideline, screaming in elation as "Enter Sandman" blared out of the speakers inside U.S. Bank Stadium with just over 10 minutes to play in the fourth quarter.Moments before, Diggs had caught a 54-yard touchdown from Kirk Cousins to breathe life into a Vikings team that was on the verge of losing to the Denver Broncos in befuddling fashion after
Browns defensive end Myles Garrett ripped the helmet off Steelers' quarterback Mason Rudolph and clocked him in the head with it, sparking a brawl that descended into chaos as players from both sides spilled onto the field. "I thought it was pretty cowardly," Rudolph said during a news conference after the game. "I'm not going to back down from any bully."For his part, Garrett told reporters he made a mistake.
If we were listing the rarest things you’ll see in MMA, you might include Demian Maia’s trash talk, or a Brazilian crowd that doesn’t tell an overseas fighter they’re going to die when they walk out to face a local star. But also up there in that list is a submission technique that always elicits an excited response from Joe Rogan when someone attempts it inside the octagon, the gogoplata.
TAMPA, Fla. – Niko Price had a pretty good idea that he was going to leave Amalie Arena with a bonus Saturday night. After all, it’s not every day you see a fight finish with a bulls-eye of an upkick, which is exactly what the welterweight did to James Vick in a devastating knockout at UFC on ESPN+ 19. But still, until he saw his bonus was official, Price wasn’t
The UFC hosts its ninth numbered event of the year on Saturday with UFC 242, which takes place at The Arena in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, with a main card on pay-per-view following prelims on FX and ESPN+/UFC Fight Pass. A lightweight championship unification bout is the centerpiece of the card. Khabib Nurmagomedov (27-0 MMA, 11-0 UFC) will return to the octagon after 11 months in attempt to defend gold
9:47 AM ETD'Arcy MaineESPN MASON, Ohio -- Coco Vandeweghe woke up in her hotel room in Hawaii and tried to get out of bed, but was unable to walk. The pain in her right foot was excruciating, and she was suddenly sensitive to even the touch of the bedsheet on it.It was just days before Christmas, and she had been playing in an exhibition tournament in Honolulu. She had arrived