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A lapsed fan’s guide to the 2022 Royal Rumble: Will Ronda Rousey return?

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As a service to fans who have a general interest in WWE but might not have watched a match since Survivor Series in November, or even WrestleMania 37, you’re in luck. We’re happy to provide this FAQ as a guide to Royal Rumble 2022, scheduled for Saturday night at The......

1st-time All-Stars Morant, Wiggins picked to start

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7:26 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN LeBron James and Kevin Durant again will be the captains of the two teams in this year’s All-Star Game, as the NBA announced on Thursday night the starters for its annual midseason showcase to be held Feb. 20 in Cleveland. James, who now has been......

Source: Cowboys’ McCarthy told he will return

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Dallas Cowboys head coach Mike McCarthy has been told that he will return in 2022, a source confirmed to ESPN’s Ed Werder on Thursday. Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones has so far declined to commit to McCarthy’s return publicly after Dallas’ playoff exit with a wild-card round loss to the......

NBA All-Star Game 2022: Latest news, starters and updates

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It’s almost time for the NBA’s midseason showcase. The 2022 NBA All-Star Weekend is set for Feb. 18-20 in Cleveland, and as of Thursday, the starters and captains are now known. LeBron James (Los Angeles Lakers) and Kevin Durant (Brooklyn Nets) again will be the captains of the two teams......

NHL clears Kane; winger, Oilers agree to contract

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Evander Kane has reached a verbal agreement to sign with the Edmonton Oilers for the rest of the NHL season, sources told ESPN’s Kevin Weekes on Thursday. A Kane-to-Edmonton agreement comes as the NHL on Thursday cleared the veteran winger of potential violations of COVID-19 protocols. Sources told Weekes that......

Transfer Talk: Juventus set sights on Chelsea’s Jorginho, Barca’ De Jong

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In an effort to improve their midfield, Juventus is considering a move for Jorginho, left, or Frenkie de Jong. Getty Images The 2022 January transfer window is open (find out when it closes here), and there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest......

How Evander Kane ended up in Edmonton and how he’ll fit in

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The NHL announced on Thursday it had concluded an investigation into free agent forward Evander Kane and the circumstances around which he traveled across the U.S.-Canada border during the holiday period, clearing the way for Kane to sign with an NHL team. The San Jose Sharks terminated Kane’s contract after......

Role models, balancing soccer/life and farming: Erling Haaland talks to ESPN

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When you think of great players in the game right now, Erling Haaland is very much in that conversation. Having exploded onto the scene with FC Salzburg, when he made history as the first player to score in five consecutive Champions League games, the 21-year-old Norwegian striker has continued to......

LeBron dealing with sore knee, won’t face 76ers

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PHILADELPHIA — Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James won’t play Thursday night against the 76ers due to left knee soreness, coach Frank Vogel said about 90 minutes before tipoff. The coach said James woke up with some soreness in his left knee. The team had listed him as questionable earlier......

Revival engaged: Odell Beckham Jr. giving Los Angeles Rams boost in production, good vibes

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7:00 AM ET Lindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Los Angeles Rams receiver Odell Beckham Jr. caught a backward pass, shuffled, then planted his feet during a......

In her country, for her country, Ashleigh Barty looks to bring Australian Open title home

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6:28 AM ET D’Arcy Maine Tom Hamilton Close Senior Writer • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups and two British & Irish Lions tours• Previously rugby editor, and became senior writer in 2018 Ashleigh Barty walked to the microphone on the court at Rod Laver Arena......

College sports earns poor grade for racial, gender hiring practices

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Editor’s note: Richard Lapchick is a human rights activist, pioneer for racial equality, expert on sports issues, scholar and author. Opportunities for people of color and women to be hired in college sports are still not where they need to be for real diversity, equity and inclusion on too many......

Sources: Arsenal, USMNT’s Turner agree terms

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Arsenal has agreed to terms with the New England Revolution on the transfer of United States international goalkeeper Matt Turner, sources tell ESPN’s Taylor Twellman. A source with knowledge of the discussions told ESPN that the fee for Turner’s transfer is $6 million up front and could be as much......

Sources: Cowboys DC Quinn staying in Dallas

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FRISCO, Texas — Having interviewed for the head-coaching vacancies of the Chicago Bears, Denver Broncos, Minnesota Vikings, Miami Dolphins and New York Giants, defensive coordinator Dan Quinn is returning to the Dallas Cowboys, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Dianna Russini on Thursday. A source told Schefter that Quinn withdrew......

ECHL player gets season ban for racial gesture

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The ECHL has suspended former Jacksonville Icemen forward Jacob Panetta for the remainder of the 2021-22 season for what the league called “a racial gesture” toward South Carolina Stingrays defenseman Jordan Subban last Saturday. Panetta, 26, can ask for a reduction of that 38-game suspension and apply for reinstatement to......

Ex-WFT staffers to meet with House committee

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Former Washington Football Team employees will share their allegations of sexual harassment and verbal abuse with members of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform on Feb. 3 in what is being called a “roundtable” discussion, the committee announced Thursday morning. Former employees who plan to participate include Emily Applegate,......

Taylor-Serrano megafight set for April 30 at MSG

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The biggest fight in women’s boxing history is officially on the schedule. The bout between undisputed lightweight champion Katie Taylor and seven-division world titlist Amanda Serrano — ESPN’s No. 1 and No. 2 in the pound-for-pound rankings — has been scheduled for April 30 to headline a card in one......

Biggest strength for every team in our Way-Too-Early top 25

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7:15 AM ET ESPN staff With our 2022 Way-Too-Early college football top 25 established, we asked our reporters what each team’s biggest strength will be in the coming season — in other words, what makes the best teams so good. Looking into a crystal ball more than six months before......

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