United manager Solskjaer laughs off secret transfer chat with Ake

Solskjaer caught telling Ake: ‘We need a left-footed centre-back, so keep going’

Photo of food served to NBA players in Orlando bubble goes viral

Players taking part in the NBA's 2020 season restart have started arriving at the isolated bubble in Orlando on Tuesday amid the coronavirus pandemic, but the food being served to the athletes already went viral.

Lazio defender Patric facing lengthy ban after biting Lecce's Guilio Donato

Incident happened as Lazio’s Serie A hopes fell apart in a 2-1 loss against the relegation-threatened side and could result in a hefty ban given the current risks surrounding coronavirus

The greatest: Roger Federer – balletic grace that makes the outrageous appear effortless

In our series on the best players of the past 50 years, we look at the Swiss maestro who has a record 20 grand slam titles over a period of 15 years and is still in the shake-up aged 38

Ryder Cup to be postponed until 2021, Presidents Cup pushed back

The 2020 Ryder Cup will be postponed for a year because of the coronavirus pandemic, ESPN reported Tuesday, saying an official announcement is expected Wednesday. Citing a source not authorized to …

Hurdle Kaapo Kakko must clear to play for Rangers this season

The NHL’s protocols for Phase 3 (training camp) and Phase 4 (the play-in series and Stanley Cup playoffs) are pending ratification by the players and board of governors, but they spell out one key …

Bed bugs, mouse traps: Inside life in WNBA ‘bubble’

The WNBA plans to begin its season on July 24, with players staying in a “bubble” at the IMG Academy campus in Bradenton, Fla. The players’ living conditions in the bubble already have been called …

Nets will look unrecognizable in Orlando as more players opt out

The Nets are becoming unrecognizable. The already-depleted squad departed for Orlando, Fla., on Tuesday without Spencer Dinwiddie and Taurean Prince, who both won’t participate in the restart to th…

Jaylen Brown and Mike Scott don't love NBA's list of social justice messages for jerseys

Two players were brutally honest about the NBA's list of approved social justice phrases for the backs of jerseys.

NFLPA president JC Tretter reveals dispute with league: 'NFL is unwilling to prioritize player safet

Disagreements between the NFL and the players union went public Tuesday when NFLPA president JC Tretter wrote a blog post criticizing the league for prioritizing the preseason schedule and training camp over “player safety.” 

Let nerves jangle and adrenaline flow: the first Test of summer is here | Vic Marks

The ECB and the West Indies deserve praise on the eve of the three-Test series, now it’s up to the players to put on a show

Go Confederates? A town divided over its high school and its mascot

Protests over racial inequality have spurred a nationwide reckoning over Confederate imagery in the public sphere the past few years, but the fight to rename two Virginia public schools has been particularly contentious.