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Messi, Inter Miami wilt under pressure as Monterrey advances in Concacaf Champions Cup

Inter Miami struggled under the pressure in Mexico as Monterrey advanced in the Concacaf Champions Cup, with the home fans giving Messi a rough reception. ... Continue Reading

Is it a good fit? How hiring Mark Pope affects Kentucky, BYU

Kentucky is set to hire its former national championship-winning player to succeed John Calipari. What's next for Pope, the Wildcats and the Cougars? ... Continue Reading

DeChambeau sizzles, leads Scheffler at Masters

Bryson DeChambeau seized the early lead at the Masters on Thursday, carding birdies on the first three holes at Augusta National en route to a 7-under 65. ... Continue Reading

Tiger 1 under through 13, but 23-hole test looms

Tiger Woods will have to play 23 holes Friday after the opening round of the Masters was delayed by weather and then suspended because of darkness. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Kentucky nearing 5-year deal with Pope

A former Kentucky player, BYU's Mark Pope is finalizing a five-year deal to be the Wildcats' next head coach, sources told ESPN. ... Continue Reading

Crosby hits 1K assists, keeps Penguins surging

Sidney Crosby became the 14th NHL player to reach 1,000 career assists and the league's 10th all-time leading scorer as the Penguins leapfrogged Washington for the Eastern Conference's second wild-card spot. ... Continue Reading

Chiefs' Rice surrenders to police on crash charges

Rashee Rice turned himself in Thursday, a day after arrest warrants were issued for him on charges including aggravated assault. He was released on bond Thursday night. ... Continue Reading

Tiger 1 under through 13 but 23-hole test looms

Tiger Woods will have to play 23 holes Friday after the opening round of the Masters was delayed by weather and then suspended because of darkness. ... Continue Reading

Brady 'not opposed' to a late-season NFL return

Tom Brady said on the "Deep Cut" podcast that he's "not opposed" to making a comeback if a team suffers an injury to its quarterback and reaches out to him. ... Continue Reading

Clark drives 'spike' in Fever, WNBA ticket demand

The Fever, second-to-last in WNBA home attendance last season, said they are experiencing a "spike" in ticket interest ahead of the expected arrival of Caitlin Clark. ... Continue Reading

O.J. Simpson dies of cancer at 76, family says

O.J. Simpson, whose life as an American sports hero quickly turned when he was charged with the 1994 slayings of his ex-wife and her friend, died Wednesday at the age of 76, his family said. ... Continue Reading

Who's chasing Bryson DeChambeau? Looking ahead to Friday at the Masters

DeChambeau holds the lead heading into Friday (7:45 a.m. ET, ESPN), but others are within striking distance. ... Continue Reading

Illinois drops its investigation into Shannon Jr.

The University of Illinois has closed an internal investigation into a sexual assault allegation against basketball player Terrence Shannon Jr. ... Continue Reading

2024 NBA playoffs: Which teams have clinched postseason spots?

The latest on which NBA teams have clinched playoff and play-in spots with the regular season ending April 14. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Kentucky targeting BYU's Pope as coach

BYU's Mark Pope is being targeted as the next head coach of the Kentucky men's basketball team, sources told ESPN. ... Continue Reading