National Sports

  • Scoreboard roundup — 10/19/18
    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events:NATIONAL LEAGUEMilwaukee 7, L.A. Dodgers 2NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONCharlotte 120, Orlando 88Brooklyn 107, N.Y. Knicks 105Minnesota 131, Cleveland 123Toronto 113, Boston 101New Orleans 149, Sacramento 129Memphis 131, Atlanta 117Milwaukee 118, Indiana 101Golden State 124, Utah 123L.A. Clippers 108, Oklahoma City 92NATIONAL ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 20, 2018
  • Cleveland Browns trade running back Carlos Hyde to Jacksonville Jaguars
    Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Cleveland Browns are trading running back Carlos Hyde to the Jacksonville Jaguars, a source tells ESPN's Adam Schefter.Hyde has rushed for 382 yards and five touchdown through Cleveland's first six games. He will now help fill a hole for a Jacksonville team ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 19, 2018
  • LeBron James not worried despite loss in Los Angeles Lakers debut
    Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- After a hot start, LeBron James' first game as a Los Angeles Laker ended in a loss, but not one that has the superstar worried.James opened the game with a pair of jaw-dropping dunks in a 19-second span. And though he scored 26 ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 19, 2018
  • Arizona Cardinals fire offensive coordinator Mike McCoy
    artisteer/iStock/Thinkstock(PHOENIX) -- After their offense sputtered through the first seven weeks of the season, the Arizona Cardinals have decided to make a change.The Cardinals fired offensive coordinator Mike McCoy on Friday, one day after a 45-10 loss to the Denver Broncos dropped Arizona to 1-6. Nearing the halfway point of ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 19, 2018
  • Scoreboard Roundup — 10/18/18
    ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:   AMERICAN LEAGUE   Boston   4  Houston   1   NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION   Philadelphia  127  Chicago      108   Miami         113  Washington   112   Portland      128  L.A. Lakers  119   NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE   Colorado        5  New Jersey     3   Columbus        6  Philadelphia   3   Pittsburgh      3  Toronto        0   ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 19, 2018
  • Steve Penny, former USA Gymnastics president, arrested for allegedly tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case
    U.S. Marshals Service(GATLINBURG, Tenn.) -- Steve Penny, former president of USA Gymnastics, was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly tampering with evidence in the case of disgraced team doctor Larry Nassar.Penny was arrested by the U.S. Marshals service in Tennessee on a warrant issued by the state of Texas. He was ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 18, 2018
  • A collar might help prevent concussions in sports like soccer: Study
    iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. TAMBETTA OJONG(NEW YORK) -- Team sports build character, teach discipline and keep your kids healthy, but for some sports, like soccer and football, they could also increase their risk of brain injuries. Helping to prevent these injuries, a new neck collar has shown promising results in protecting the ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 17, 2018
  • Meet the internet’s newest adorable sensation: LeBron James’ daughter Zhuri
    Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- She's only 3 years old, but LeBron James' daughter Zhuri is already making a name for herself online.The King has been posting about her a lot recently, whether it be style, her ability to be sassy, or just her doing a "Frozen" duet with ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 17, 2018
  • 50 years after raised fists at Olympics, legacy of protest continues with Kaepernick
    Michael Zagaris/San Francisco 49ers/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) -- It was a moment in time that, even if you haven’t heard the story, you’ve probably seen the images.The date was Oct. 16, 1968, and Tommie Smith and John Carlos had just won the gold and bronze medals, respectively, at the Mexico City ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 16, 2018
  • Aly Raisman joins criticism of interim USA Gymnastics President Mary Bono
    Monica Schipper/WireImage/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Olympian Aly Raisman joined the growing calls to oust new interim USA Gymnastics President Mary Bono -- just three days after she was named to take over the floundering organization.Raisman, a two-time Olympian and three-time gold medalist, took to Twitter on Monday to support Kaylee ... read more
    ABC SportsOctober 16, 2018