National Sports

  • Oakland Raiders RB has been playing through fractured shoulder
    Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- Oakland Raiders rookie running back Josh Jacobs has been playing through a fractured shoulder for the better part of two months, he revealed on Wednesday.Jacobs is fourth in the NFL in rushing yards, with 1,061, posted on Snapchat that since Week ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 05, 2019
  • Tua Tagovailoa talks NFL Draft, recovery from hip injury
    Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(TUSCALOOSA, Ala.) -- Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa says he would be likely to enter the NFL Draft if he gets assurances that he'd be chosen in the first half of the first round.Tagovailoa was a Heisman Trophy contender and a potential first overall draft ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 05, 2019
  • Scoreboard roundup — 12/4/19
    iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONCharlotte 106, Golden State 91Milwaukee 127, Detroit 103Orlando 128, Phoenix 114Brooklyn 130, Atlanta 118Boston 112, Miami 93Chicago 106, Memphis 99Indiana 107, Oklahoma City 100Dallas 121, Minnesota 114L.A. Lakers 121, Utah 96Portland 127, Sacramento 116NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEColorado 3, Toronto ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 05, 2019
  • New Orleans Saints re-sign linebacker Manti Te’o
    33ft/iStock(NEW ORLEANS) -- Manti Te'o is reportedly rejoining the New Orleans Saints.A source confirms to ESPN that the team has re-signed the 28-year-old veteran linebacker.The news comes after several Saints linebackers have suffered injuries this season. Middle linebacker Alex Anzalone injured his shoulder in Week 2, forcing him to be ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 04, 2019
  • Scoreboard roundup — 12/3/19
    iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONDetroit 127, Cleveland 94Orlando 127, Washington 120Dallas 118, New Orleans 97Miami 121, Toronto 110 -- OTSan Antonio 135 Houston 133 -- 2OTL.A. Lakers 105, Denver 96L.A. Clippers 117, Portland 97NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEBoston 2, Carolina 0Arizona 4, Columbus 2Minnesota ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 04, 2019
  • Carolina Panthers fire head coach Ron Rivera
    Phil Ellsworth/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- The Carolina Panthers fired head coach Ron Rivera after nearly nine seasons with the team. Rivera first joined the team in 2011, eventually leading them to 3 NFC South titles, 4 playoff appearances, and one Super Bowl appearance. The Panthers are currently third in the ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 03, 2019
  • ‘We Deserve This’: Megan Rapinoe named top women’s soccer player of 2019
    Marcus Millo/iStock(PARIS) -- U.S. soccer star Megan Rapinoe took home yet another award, winning the Women's Ballon d'Or as soccer's women player of the year.Rapinoe, 34, was not present in Paris to accept the award Monday. She instead delivered a recorded message, calling the win "incredible" and saying, "I can't ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 03, 2019
  • Scoreboard roundup — 12/2/19
    iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONPhoenix 109, Charlotte 104Philadelphia 103, Utah 94Atlanta 104, Golden State 79Indiana 117, Memphis 104Milwaukee 132, New York 88Chicago 113, Sacramento 106NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEBuffalo 7, New Jersey 1Vegas 4, NY Rangers 1NY Islanders 4, Detroit 1St. Louis 4, Chicago ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 03, 2019
  • Howard volleyball player skips final conference tournament to make lifesaving donation to a stranger
    iStock(NEW YORK) -- A senior volleyball player at Howard University spent her final conference tournament in recovery after making a lifesaving blood stem cell donation to a stranger.Jurnee Farrell, 21, has played volleyball for Howard University throughout her four years at the school. During sophomore year her coach, Shaun Kupferberg, ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 02, 2019
  • Dwyane Wade fires back at trolls criticizing his 12-year-old in Thanksgiving family photo
    Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(New York) -- Gabrielle Union's husband Dwyane Wade took to Twitter on Saturday to respond to "some post-thanksgiving hate" over a family photo she shared last week on Instagram.The photo shows Union posing alongside Wade, their daughter Kaavia, and Wade's son Zion, who sports long fingernails ... read more
    ABC SportsDecember 02, 2019