Swimming

Robert-Andrei Badea Dominates 400IM In CR

[ad_1] European Juniors: Robert-Andrei Badea Dominates 400IM To Clinch Medley Double Robert-Andrei Badea dominated the 400IM in Romanian and Championship records to complete the medley double at the European Junior Swimming Championships in Vilnius, Lithuania. The 16-year-old stopped the clock at 4:14.37 to down the long-standing Championship mark that had stood since 2013 while adding the long medley to his 200IM title. Badea was more than 1.5secs ahead after the
Top Headlines

WNBA midseason grades: Why Liberty, Lynx, Sun get high marks

[ad_1] Michael Voepel, ESPN.comJul 4, 2024, 08:00 AM ETCloseMichael 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 WNBA team in the Big Apple is at the top of the class. The two-time defending champion is above average. And a playoff team from last season needs study hall.With the league's 12 teams
Football

Rams bringing back DB John Johnson III

[ad_1] The Los Angeles Rams have agreed to terms with defensive back John Johnson III, the team announced Thursday.Johnson, 28, returned to the Rams in 2023 after an initial four-year stint there followed by two seasons with the Cleveland Browns. He played in 17 games last season (eight starts) and made 42 tackles with two interceptions and six pass breakups.The Rams selected Johnson in the third round of the 2017
Baseball

2024 MLB Draft odds: Oregon State’s Travis Bazzana favored to go No. 1

[ad_1] The 2024 MLB Draft is around the corner, which means bettors can get in on the action for which future star will be selected at No. 1.This year's draft starts on July 14 and will be a three-day event. Cleveland has the first pick, followed by Cincinnati at No. 2 and Colorado at No. 3.RELATED: MLB All-Star Futures Game headlined by Crews, JonesCurrently, Travis Bazzana has the shortest odds
Soccer

Man United extend manager Erik ten Hag’s contract through 2026

[ad_1] Rob Dawson, CorrespondentJul 4, 2024, 05:58 AM ETErik ten Hag has extended his contract with Manchester United, the club confirmed Thursday.His deal will run until 2026, and he will keep the title of "first team manager" after United triggered a one-year option.Sources have told ESPN that discussions about revamping ten Hag's backroom staff are continuing, with Ruud van Nistelrooy and Rene Hake set to arrive at Old Trafford.Editor's Picks2
Hockey

Kraken hire Jessica Campbell as NHL’s 1st woman assistant coach

[ad_1] Ryan S. Clark, NHL reporterJul 3, 2024, 01:45 PM ETCloseRyan S. Clark is an NHL reporter for ESPN.SEATTLE -- The Seattle Kraken have hired Jessica Campbell as an assistant coach, making her the first woman behind a bench in NHL history.This is the second time Campbell has made history. In 2022, the Kraken hired her as an assistant coach for their AHL affiliate, the Coachella Valley Firebirds, where she
Basketball

Miami Heat sign Alec Burks; one-year contract, sources say

[ad_1] Free agent Alec Burks has agreed on a one-year deal with the Miami Heat, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Wednesday.Anthony Fields and Rich Paul of Klutch Sports negotiated the deal with the Heat front office, sources told ESPN. The Heat announced Burks' signing Thursday without disclosing terms.Acquired by the New York Knicks from the Detroit Pistons in a deadline deal last season to shore up their backcourt depth,