Nike: Antonio Brown no longer a representative

First he lost his helmet deal. Now New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has lost his shoe deal. The Boston Globe on Thursday reported Brown no longer represents Nike. "Antonio Brown is not a…

Antonio Brown loses his deal with Nike

First he lost his helmet deal. Now New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown has lost his shoe deal. The Boston Globe on Thursday reported Brown no longer represents Nike. "Antonio Brown is not a…

The interesting history of capital gains tax in…

Housing affordability is front and centre in the current federal election campaign, so much so that even policies that haven’t yet been announced — and may never have been destined for a platform — are…

Shadow Report: Key WR/CB battles for Week 3

Sep 18, 2019 Mike ClayESPN Writer Close Fantasy football, NFL analyst for ESPN.com Member of Pro Football Writers of America Founding director of Pro Football Focus Fantasy 2013 FSTA award winner for most accurate preseason…

Trade war is plunging world growth to its…

PARIS — The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts. The Organisation for…

The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening review

Review Information Platform: Nintendo Switch Time played: 21 hours For those who never played the original, Link’s Awakening begins with our valiant hero Link being washed up on the shore of Koholint Island. Not knowing…

Posthaste: The darkest part of a dire forecast,…

Good morning! A grim warning from the world’s economic watchdog to start off the morning. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development cut almost all the economic forecasts it made four months ago, and now…

Trade war plunges world growth to its lowest…

PARIS — The trade war between the United States and China has plunged global growth to its lowest levels in a decade, the OECD said on Thursday as it slashed its forecasts. The Organisation for…

Source: Delle Donne to win second WNBA MVP

2:59 AM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. WASHINGTON, D.C.…

Cole 18th in MLB history with 300 Ks…

Houston Astros right-hander Gerrit Cole became the 18th major league pitcher since 1900 to strike out at least 300 batters in a season Wednesday night. Cole reached the milestone by getting Shin-Soo Choo of the…

Jets Adams calls NFL a damn joke for…

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- New York Jets safety Jamal Adams, fined $21,506 for a roughing the passer penalty against Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, blasted the NFL on Wednesday night on social media. Adams posted…

Bama DL Ray out at least 6 weeks…

Alabama defensive lineman LaBryan Ray will miss at least the next six weeks while recovering from surgery on his foot, coach Nick Saban said Wednesday. Ray, a preseason All-SEC selection, injured his foot during last…

Would anyone buy CannTrust now — or even…

A licence suspension that stripped CannTrust Holdings Inc. of its ability to grow and sell cannabis is raising new questions about whether the company remains a viable takeover target, and how Health Canada would handle…

Jets DBs Adams, Johnson upset with benching

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Two games into his new job, New York Jets coach Adam Gase already has two unhappy defensive backs. Trumaine Johnson, the third-highest-paid cornerback in the NFL, said Wednesday that he's still…

EJ Strickland’s Quartet, 10/02/19

Heads Up, Brooklyn!! the debut of my new group E. J. Strickland's "Acoustic Pads & Loops" aka The E. J. Strickland 4tet will be at Bar Bayeux on Oct. 2nd, 8pm - 11pm. "Ive been…

Marrone: Ramsey will play Thursday vs. Titans

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey, who has asked the team to trade him, will play on Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans, coach Doug Marrone said Wednesday. Marrone also said he spoke…

Ref who made wrestler cut locks banned 2…

A New Jersey high school referee who forced a wrestler to cut his dreadlocks to compete in a match has been suspended for two years, following an investigation by the state's Division of Civil Rights.…

Stanton returns as Yanks look to lock up…

NEW YORK -- Giancarlo Stanton, who has played just nine games this season because of knee issues, has returned to the starting lineup with the Yankees on the cusp of clinching a division title. Stanton…

‘This is crazy’: Here is how the repo…

The word went out even before the opening bell: the Fed had to step in. Up and down Wall Street, phones lit up Tuesday morning as a crucial market for billions in overnight borrowing suddenly…

Vazquez told police of attempted sex with minor

1:10 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN CloseESPN MLB insiderAuthor of "The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports" Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez admitted to police that he tried to have…

Allegheny DA wont prosecute AB due to statute

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh-area law enforcement looked into the June 2017 sexual assault allegation against Antonio Brown but won't be prosecuting the All-Pro receiver due to statute of limitations. A detective contacted Britney Taylor's lawyer after…

N.Y. senator proposes bill to pay college athletes

A state senator from Brooklyn is aiming to make New York the first state to require colleges to pay student-athletes directly. Sen. Kevin Parker proposed a bill earlier this week that would give college athletes…

Hands on: Hands on: Apple Arcade review

At the same event where Apple revealed its iPhone 11 series, the company finally announced the pricing for Apple Arcade: $4.99 per month after a one-month free trial. That was one of the final pieces…

Sonos Move review

From the Beam to the Playbase, the Play:5 to the One, Sonos has had a speaker for almost every occasion. It’s even got bookshelves and lamps now, thanks to its recent Sonos / Ikea collaboration.…

Pitino settles with Louisville, seeks new chapter

Rick Pitino and Louisville have reached a settlement in lawsuits stemming from his departure from the school in October 2017, with Pitino receiving no money from the school, it was announced Wednesday. "Pitino's personnel file…

In video chat, Gordon says hell play somewhere

COSTA MESA, Calif. -- In a video chat with his Instagram followers on Tuesday, Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon said he's "going to play somewhere" this season and that "it would be a…

Apple Watch 5 review

Two-minute review On paper the Apple Watch 5 is one of the most underwhelming upgrades Apple has ever unveiled. It’s essentially the Watch 4 – one of our best smartwatches, admittedly – with a compass,…

Mike Yaz: Homer in Fenway debut super special

BOSTON -- Tuesday night, San Francisco Giants outfielder Mike Yastrzemski accomplished something his Hall of Fame grandfather never accomplished. He got the crowd at Fenway Park to give a standing ovation after a home run…

Betances partially tore Achilles in Yankees return

New York Yankees reliever Dellin Betances suffered a partial tear of his left Achilles tendon when he landed awkwardly on the mound on Sunday, manager Aaron Boone said Tuesday. Betances was making his first appearance…

Betances partially tears Achilles in return to Yanks

New York Yankees reliever Dellin Betances suffered a partial tear of his left Achilles tendon when he landed awkwardly on the mound on Sunday, manager Aaron Boone said Tuesday. Betances was making his first appearance…

Source: Ingram, Ball full participants in workouts

9:34 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN New Orleans Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram and guard Lonzo Ball have been full participants in the team's voluntary offseason workouts in New Orleans, a source told ESPN on Tuesday. Neither…

Liberty win top pick in WNBA draft for…

7:49 PM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. The New…

Canopy aims to hire new CEO by year’s…

Canopy Growth Corp. is aiming to wrap up its search for a new CEO by the end of 2019, its chairman said Tuesday, just a few hours after the company’s former co-chief executive and founder…

CannTrust says its licence to produce and sell…

Health Canada has suspended CannTrust Holdings Inc.’s licence to produce and sell cannabis, the embattled Vaughn, Ont.-based company announced Tuesday afternoon. According to a press release, CannTrust received a notice for Health Canada that its…

Ramsey wants to play vs. Titans if Im…

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jalen Ramsey wants to be traded but also wants to play on Thursday night if he's still a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars. But what he says he doesn't want is to…

Oil plummets 6% as Saudis say oil production…

NEW YORK — Oil prices dropped about 6 per cent on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said the kingdom has fully restored its oil production hit by an attack this weekend that shut 5…

Vinatieri: Trying to get demons out of my…

INDIANAPOLIS -- Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri said the possibility of retiring didn't cross his mind after he missed his seventh kick in the past three games on Sunday. What Vinatieri does need to get out…

Jets, Fins biggest underdogs since replacements

According to the betting market, there hasn't been this large of a gap between the best and worst teams in the NFL since 1987, a strike season featuring games with starters against replacement players. The…

One of Canada’s largest pension funds forgot to…

One of Canada’s largest pension funds “inadvertently omitted” all of its Canadian holdings from a recent disclosure it made to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, failing to include about US$2.46 billion in investments. British…

iPhone 11 Pro Max review

2-minute review The iPhone 11 Pro Max is the largest and most powerful phone Apple’s ever created, taking the very best of its technology and combining it with an upgraded design that includes a new…

Steelers get Fins DB Fitzpatrick for 1st-round pick

The Pittsburgh Steelers acquired defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick from the Miami Dolphins in exchange for a 2020 first-round pick. The Dolphins also received the Steelers' 2020 fifth-round pick and a sixth-rounder in 2021. In turn,…

Ramsey wants out of Jacksonville, asks for trade

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey wants out of Jacksonville. Ramsey's agent, David Mulugheta, told ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen on Monday that he asked the Jaguars to trade his client. League sources…

Global oil market has few options to replace…

The oil market is facing a prolonged disruption to Saudi Arabia’s oil production with few options for replacing such huge output losses. The weekend attacks on the kingdom eliminated about 5 per cent of global…

iPhone 11 review

2-minute review The iPhone 11 is something of a surprise - it brings more advanced technology (namely in the camera capabilities and the processing power under the hood) and yet offers it for less than…

Jets turn to Falk as Siemian (ankle) set…

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Another day, another quarterback loss for the New York Jets. Starting for Sam Darnold, who was diagnosed last week with mononucleosis, Trevor Siemian suffered a potentially serious injury to his left…

Sources: Steelers get DB Fitzpatrick from Fins

The Pittsburgh Steelers are acquiring defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick from the Miami Dolphins in exchange for a 2020 first-round pick, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. The former first-round pick received permission to seek a trade…

‘There’s not a hope in hell Canada will…

A strike against General Motors’ American factories would deliver a blow to the firm’s Canadian parts suppliers “within days” as a highly integrated cross-border supply chain stutters to a halt. On Monday, just after midnight,…

Don’t let record highs fool you: The TSX’s…

The S&P/TSX Composite Index has been touching record highs in recent days, but its performance isn’t fooling money managers who suggest that when its returns are properly placed in context, they’re still “pathetic.” Since recovering…

Big Ben out for season but RB Conner…

PITTSBURGH -- Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday. In a statement released by the team, Tomlin said…

Attack on ‘central bank of oil’ could lift…

CALGARY — High-precision attacks on critical Saudi Arabian oil infrastructure would compel major consumers of the commodity to diversify their energy sources to places like Canada, but the oilsands are suffering from their own geopolitical…

Big Ben out for season but Conner says…

PITTSBURGH -- Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday. In a statement released by the team, Tomlin said…

Cowboys DE Charlton wants team to release him

FRISCO, Texas -- Inactive for the first two games, Dallas Cowboys defensive end Taco Charlton took to social media Monday with a plea to the team: Free me. After tweeting that message, the post was…

Bush set to work Utah-USC tilt in Coliseum…

For the first time in more than nine years, former USC great Reggie Bush is headed back to the Coliseum for a Trojans game. Fox Sports announced on Monday that its new college football pregame…

Big Ben to have season-ending elbow surgery

Pittsburgh Steelers star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will have surgery on his right elbow and miss the remainder of the season, coach Mike Tomlin announced Monday. In a statement released by the team, Tomlin said that…

Shurmur not committing to Eli as Week 3…

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New York Giants coach Pat Shurmur was noncommittal Monday about Eli Manning being his starting quarterback this week on the road against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The other option would be…

Get ready for pain at the pumps —…

It will be a few days before gas prices in Calgary are affected by Saturday’s attacks on Saudi Arabian oil infrastructure, according to an energy analyst. But the increase at local pumps, expected Wednesday, shouldn’t…

Canadian home sales outlook hiked as prices rack…

The Canadian Real Estate Association says there will be more housing sales this year than it previously forecast because of population and job growth and a decline in long-term mortgage rates. National home sales are…

GM strike in U.S. could lead to thousands…

The labour strike at General Motors Co. in the U.S. could lead to thousands of layoffs in Canada as the ripple effects from the highly integrated auto industry spread from engine plants to parts makers…

Short sellers cash in on cannabis as investors…

It was a classic case of over-promising and under-delivering. Aurora Cannabis Inc., the second-largest cannabis company by market value, missed its own revenue target and reported a loss last week despite an earlier promise that…

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 review

No pressure or anything, but the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 carries the weight of the entire Android tablet market on its sleek metallic shoulders. Or at least, that sector of the tablet market that aspires…

Amazon Echo Wall Clock review

Not content with filling your house with Echo speakers and Fire TV Sticks and Cubes, Amazon’s connected ecosystem has recently expanded to take in other sorts of household goods. From literal TVs to microwaves, one…

Sources: Brees surgery likely, could miss 6 weeks

New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees is expected to undergo thumb surgery as early as Monday that could sideline him about six weeks, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Brees left Sunday's game late in…

Sources: Call on Ben surgery expected Monday

A decision is expected to be made Monday on whether Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will need elbow surgery, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Roethlisberger, 37, wants to avoid surgery, but ultimately doctors will…

Crude prices jump most on record in the…

Oil posted its biggest ever intraday jump, briefly surging above US$71 a barrel after a strike on a Saudi Arabian oil facility removed about 5 per cent of global supplies and raised the specter of…

QB Carr blasts offensive PI call: Blows my…

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Derek Carr is not one to usually argue with game officials. But on this occasion, the Oakland Raiders quarterback was steamed. Carr had just thrown his second interception in the third quarter…

Fan tackled after running at Ogwumike sisters

10:39 PM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com CloseMechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women's college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women's basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. A fan…

Brees concerned about injury, to see specialist

LOS ANGELES -- Drew Brees said he doesn't know the severity of a thumb injury that knocked him out of Sunday's loss to the Rams in the first quarter, but did acknowledge he was worried…

Vinatieris struggles give Irsay cause for concern

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The Indianapolis Colts have a kicking problem the team said must be addressed immediately. Veteran kicker Adam Vinatieri, the NFL's all-time leading scorer, missed two more extra-point kicks and almost became the…

Rodgers, LaFleur downplay animated exchange

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The calmness in Matt LaFleur's voice and the smile on Aaron Rodgers' face was all that was left of the first animated sideline interaction between the Green Bay Packers' new head…

iOS 13: release date and features list

The iOS 13 release date is next week, and it's Apple's way of updating the software on your existing iPhone, even if you don't plan on upgrading to a new device. When it launches on…

Apple TV Plus is incredibly cheap – so,…

At the iPhone 11 launch in San Cupertino, Tim Cook finally revealed how much Apple's soon-to-be-released streaming platform, Apple TV Plus will cost – and it's set to be incredibly cheap.  Launching on November 1,…

Hands on: Hands on: iPhone 11 Pro Max…

If you think the iPhone 11 Pro Max looks familiar, then you've probably already wandered through our hands-on: iPhone 11 Pro review, and are wondering if the larger model is worth checking out instead. (If…

Hands on: Hands on: iPhone 11 review

The iPhone 11 has one big feature that will really matter to users, and more so than any other element: it's got a killer price. While the iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max…

The best Apple Watch 5 prices and deals…

The highly anticipated Apple event was held on Tuesday, September 10, and the company announced its latest generation wearable device, the Apple Watch Series 5. The smartwatch is available for pre-order now and will be…

Best bets for Browns-Jets

The 2019 NFL season is off and running, and we're here with a betting preview for Monday night's game between the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets Mike Clay, Joe Fortenbaugh and Dour Kezirian combine…

Murray 2nd to throw for 300 yards in…

BALTIMORE -- Arizona Cardinals rookie quarterback Kyler Murray on Sunday became the second player in NFL history to throw for 300 yards in his first two games after a 23-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens.…

Bills Allen after beating Jets, Giants: 1 NY…

6:13 PM ET Marcel Louis-JacquesESPN EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen became just the fourth quarterback in NFL history to beat the New York Jets and New York Giants on the road…