Austin Rivers, Mo Bamba among five ejected in Magic-Wolves

MINNEAPOLIS — A fight broke out and punches were thrown during the game between the Orlando Magic and Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Five players were ejected following the brawl,…

Ford Partners With Red Bull in Return to Formula One

The whispers of a merger between Ford and Red Bull had been the talk of Formula One for months, an intriguing story line in a competition that knows the value…

Kyrie Irving asks Nets for trade ahead of deadline

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving has told the franchise that he wants to be traded ahead of Thursday’s deadline, a source told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Irving had previously requested to…

Chelsea’s Spending in Transfer Window Puzzles Its Rivals

In the rest of Europe, the fear is a little more material. Chelsea, one executive at a major continental club said, has “destroyed the market,” a sentiment supported by Javier…

Ravens’ Tyler Huntley is clutch for AFC

10:43 PM ET Stephen HolderESPN HENDERSON, Nevada — Baltimore Ravens backup quarterback Tyler Huntley didn’t ask for an invitation to the Pro Bowl Games, and he certainly didn’t expect the…

How Will the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Replace Tom Brady?

Tom Brady will not be competing on a football field next fall. That much is certain, at least if you believe his second retirement will stick. In the past, N.F.L.…

How Eagles LB Haason Reddick went from Temple walk-on to NFL game-wrecker

PHILADELPHIA — The question had zero to do with premier edge rusher Haason Reddick, but Eagles quarterback Jalen Hurts couldn’t help turning the focus toward him. In the wake of…

Bobby Beathard, Mastermind of N.F.L. Dynasties, Dies at 86

Robert King Beathard Jr. was born on Jan. 24, 1937, in Zanesville, Ohio, to Robert and Dorothy Falconer Beathard. His father managed a tile company. A few years after Bobby…

Breanna Stewart to ‘raise the standard’ with Liberty

In one of the biggest free agent moves in WNBA history, former league MVP Breanna Stewart has decided to play for the New York Liberty, leaving the Seattle Storm after…

Tom Brady Announces His Retirement, for Good This Time

Tom Brady, one of the world’s most decorated professional athletes and widely viewed as the greatest player in N.F.L. history, announced on Wednesday that he would retire. For good this…