Month: August 2020

3:59 PM ET ESPN News Services DENVER — The Colorado Rockies added outfield depth by acquiring Kevin Pillar from the Boston Red Sox in a trade-deadline deal Monday. In exchange, the Red Sox received a player to be named later or cash along with international amateur signing bonus pool space. The Rockies also received cash
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7:00 AM ET Once again, it’s elimination Monday. The Colorado Avalanche and Boston Bruins — two popular Stanley Cup picks — both need to win out in their series, or they’ll leave the bubble. That also means the Dallas Stars and Tampa Bay Lightning are a win away from making it to the conference finals.
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Aug 30, 2020 LSU star receiver Ja’Marr Chase says he is opting out of the college football season to enter the NFL draft, he said on social media Monday. Thank you! pic.twitter.com/elByYq0oNg — Ja’MarrChase (@Real10jayy__) August 31, 2020 Chase, who ranks fourth on ESPN’s Todd McShay’s most recent list of the top 50 pro prospects,
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5:21 PM ET Steve KimESPN The WBO has ordered Jose Ramirez, just days removed from a title defense over Viktor Postol this past weekend, to begin negotiations with mandatory challenger Jack Catterall. Gustavo Olivieri, the in-house counsel for the WBO, confirmed to ESPN that both parties have 20 days to reach an agreement before the
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5:14 PM ET Associated Press SAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Sharks have re-signed center Joel Kellman to a two-year contract. General manager Doug Wilson said Monday that Kellman took a “big step” in his development last season and has proved himself as an NHL player. The 26-year-old had three goals and four assists
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4:56 PM ET Laurence Edmondson Close F1 Editor • Joined ESPN in 2009• An FIA accredited F1 journalist since 2011 Nate Saunders Close F1 Associate Editor • Previously worked in rugby union and British Superbikes • History graduate from Reading University• Joined ESPNF1 in February 2014 Lewis Hamilton took his sixth victory of the season, but it was a race
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1:39 PM ET Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. — D. Wayne Lukas, a four-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer, is back at his Churchill Downs barn after recovering from COVID-19. Lukas, who turns 85 on Wednesday, said he got “really sick.” “I couldn’t get any air, and I felt like I was drifting away,” he said. “You just
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9:03 AM ET Serena Williams‘ drive to earn Grand Slam singles title No. 24, thereby equaling the all-time record held by Margaret Court, will begin next week at the fan-free US Open. The tournament will be unlike any major that she, or any other tennis pro, has ever experienced. This radical and unexpected development caused
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