Redskins tab McCoy over Haskins, ailing Keenum

ASHBURN, Va., -- Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden named Colt McCoy the starting quarterback for Sunday's game vs. New England, while also defending his handling of rookie Dwayne Haskins. Gruden, whose job remains in jeopardy,…

Sparks Toler, GM since 1999, out amid turmoil

The Los Angeles Sparks have relieved executive vice president and general manager Penny Toler of her duties, the team announced Friday. The move comes after the Sparks were swept out of the WNBA semifinals, a…

School booted for D-III success gets Div. I…

MINNEAPOLIS -- A Division III school that was "involuntarily" removed from its league because it was too dominant has been invited to make the jump to Division I athletics. The University of St. Thomas, which…

Braves stick with Acuna for Game 2 vs.…

ATLANTA -- Ronald Acuna Jr. remains in Atlanta's lineup, hitting leadoff and playing center field, for Game 2 of the NL Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals. Acuna drew criticism from manager Brian Snitker…

Darnold wont make return for Jets; Falk to…

Despite declaring himself ready, quarterback Sam Darnold will not return for the New York Jets this week, coach Adam Gase said Friday. Luke Falk will start for the second straight game when the Jets face…

Ballmer: Clips arena on path despite MSG suits

HONOLULU -- LA Clippers owner Steve Ballmer made it clear Thursday that he will not back down from a fight with Madison Square Garden and New York Knicks owner James Dolan and that MSG should…

Kershaw: Each passing year more urgency to win

LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Kershaw doesn't spend much time outside of the immediate moment. He is well aware of the narrative that surrounds him -- of an elite regular-season pitcher who has struggled in the…

Lawyers: AB non-compliant at condo deposition

Lawyers for the condo owner suing Antonio Brown for damages have asked that the free-agent NFL star be required to come back for another deposition, claiming he was "belligerent," "pugnacious" and "non-compliant" in last week's…

Yanks say playoff failures will deliver extra edge

6:04 PM ET Marly RiveraESPN Writer CloseMarly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. NEW YORK -- Aaron Judge keeps his postseason memories close, and the failures closer. So much that ahead of his…

Big3 MVP Johnson fights for Pistons roster spot

3:32 PM ET Eric WoodyardESPN EAST LANSING, Mich. -- From winning MVP of Ice Cube's Big3 league to suiting up for the Detroit Pistons during training camp, the past few months have been a whirlwind…

Diggs: No trade request, but truth to all…

Wide receiver Stefon Diggs said he hasn't requested a trade from the Minnesota Vikings, but he did not lessen any speculation about his future with the team by saying there is "truth to all rumors."…