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Redick to Los Angeles roundtable: NBA Insiders on the Lakers’ new coaching hire

[ad_1] Jun 20, 2024, 05:30 PM ETThe Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a deal to hire JJ Redick as the franchise's next coach, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, ending a drawn-out search for one of the NBA's premier jobs.Redick will get a four-year deal and will now be in charge of leading LeBron James toward what will likely be a final push for an NBA title.The Lakers fired Darvin
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Southgate’s midfield experiment fails as England labour

[ad_1] FRANKFURT, Germany -- The Trent Alexander-Arnold midfield experiment at Euro 2024 has surely failed after he was slotted into a central position, rather than in his usual right-back role. England manager Gareth Southgate now has to ask himself whether he perseveres with a plan at least a year in the making, which has so far yielded next to no signs of encouragement, or throws something else together in the
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Browns’ Lonnie Phelps arrested after crashing car into restaurant

[ad_1] Jun 20, 2024, 01:19 PM ETCleveland Browns defensive end Lonnie Phelps was charged with drunken driving Wednesday night after police said he crashed his SUV into a Florida restaurant.Phelps also faces a charge for damaging property following the incident at the Red Shoe Island Bistro in Key West.Phelps, 23, was taken into custody after refusing to cooperate with officers, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office report obtained by
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Why there will never be another MLB player like Willie Mays

[ad_1] Tim Kurkjian, ESPN Senior WriterJun 18, 2024, 10:34 PM ETCloseSenior writer ESPN Magazine/ESPN.com Analyst/reporter ESPN television Has covered baseball since 1981One of the greatest players of all time, Frank Robinson, was asked once if Willie Mays was the best player he had ever seen. Robinson got that annoyed look on his face and rolled his eyes, insulted that the question was even asked. After a pause, he answered: "Of
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Euro 2024: England combo with Bellingham will grow – Foden

[ad_1] Jun 19, 2024, 06:57 AM ETAfter a shaky start to England's European Championship campaign that had critics questioning his starting spot, Phil Foden has insisted his partnership with Jude Bellingham will only flourish.Foden was a headliner in Premier League last season, scoring 27 goals for Manchester City across all competitions to win the Premier League Footballer of the Year award.But lining up on the left of a front three
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Legendary outfielder Willie Mays, ‘Say Hey Kid,’ dies at 93

[ad_1] Jun 18, 2024, 09:03 PM ETWillie Mays, whose unmatched collection of skills made him the greatest center fielder who ever lived, died Tuesday afternoon in the Bay Area. He was 93."My father has passed away peacefully and among loved ones," Michael Mays said in a statement released by the San Francisco Giants. "I want to thank you all from the bottom of my broken heart for the unwavering love
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Rory McIlroy rues missed putts at U.S. Open, taking time off

[ad_1] Mark Schlabach, ESPN Senior WriterJun 17, 2024, 05:47 PM ETCloseSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaAfter suffering a gut-wrenching collapse in Sunday's final round of the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2, four-time major champion Rory McIlroy said in a statement on X on Monday that he'll take a few weeks off to "process everything and build myself back
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Man City not eyeing transfers for Premier League defence – source

[ad_1] Rob Dawson, CorrespondentJun 17, 2024, 06:57 AM ETManchester City are prepared to head into next season with the same squad which won a record fourth consecutive Premier League title and may not make a major summer signing unless a player asks to leave, a source has told ESPN.With doubts about the futures of a number of key players including Kevin De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva and Éderson, City bosses are
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Euro 2024: Weghorst ‘upset’ at Netherlands sub role post-goal

[ad_1] HAMBURG, Germany -- Dutch manager Ronald Koeman said Wout Weghorst is "upset" at being told he is likely to start games on the bench for the Netherlands at Euro 2024 after the former Manchester United forward scored a late winner in a 2-1 win against Poland just minutes after entering the game as a substitute.Weghorst, 31, replaced Memphis Depay in the 82nd minute of the Group D fixture in