• Ishikawa walk-off HR sends Giants to Series

    Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.

  • NBA fails to pass anti-tanking lottery reform

    An effort to reform the NBA's draft lottery process failed to get enough votes to pass at the league's board of governors meeting Wednesday, sources told ESPN.

  • UNC probe: Advisers pushed sham classes

    An report commissioned by the University of North Carolina says school academic advisers steered athletes into sham classes over an 18-year period but does not directly implicate coaches or athletic administrators in the scheme.

  • Favre: Davis can be 'next Brady, Warner'

    Former Packers great Brett Favre says Rams QB Austin Davis can be the next Tom Brady or Kurt Warner.