Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a season-high 49 points Sunday afternoon and outdueled Kevin Durant as the host Milwaukee Bucks edged the Brooklyn Nets, 117-114. Antetokounmpo, who missed Friday's game against the Chicago Bulls with an ankle injury, delivered the dunk that put the Bucks ahead for good with 7:57 left. The 49 points were the third-most of his career and his most since he scored 50 points against the Utah Jazz on Nov. 25, 2019.
The New York Rangers in less than 72 hours lost their best player to injury, fired their president and general manager, and had another player suspended. The NHL fined the Rangers an extraordinary $250,000 on Thursday for what Commissioner Gary Bettman called demeaning personal comments made publicly about head of player safety George Parros. It’s believed to be the largest publicly announced fine of its kind in NHL history.
Check out the ceremonial weigh-in faceoffs ahead of Bellator 258 at Mohegan Sun.
Domantas Sabonis (Indiana Pacers) with a buzzer beater vs the Atlanta Hawks, 05/06/2021
Davis Bertans (Washington Wizards) with a deep 3 vs the Toronto Raptors, 05/06/2021
Vogel said, "He's just not here. He was with us at shootaround this morning."
Alexander Zverev ended his winless streak on clay against Rafael Nadal, keeping the Spaniard from winning a sixth Madrid Open.
Damian Lillard discusses the best point guards in NBA history.
Ryan Benoit's weigh-in for UFC on ESPN 24 was both frightening and unsuccessful as he came in three pounds over.
It’s still unknown what Aaron Rodgers wants from the Packers because he still hasn’t said what he wants publicly. Indeed, he hasn’t said anything about the current situation publicly. There’s nevertheless reason to believe that Rodgers — who is sufficiently brilliant to be presumed to have a plan — has been using other ways to [more]
JTA reportedly is getting a standard NBA deal and the Warriors will bring back Jordan Bell.
New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty was feeling a certain type of way after watching his brother, Jason McCourty, reportedly sign with the rival Miami Dolphins.
Cleveland ranges from 4 to 8 in the post-draft power polls
Liz Cambage doubled down on her comments in an early morning Instagram stories post.
"Whatever way you spin this, it's sad."
Gary Trent Jr. (Toronto Raptors) with a 3-pointer vs the Washington Wizards, 05/06/2021
With the NFL Draft in the rearview mirror, questions remain around the Patriots roster. Our Phil Perry tackles a wide range of your questions in his latest Patriots Mailbag.
Floyd Mayweather is boxing Logan Paul in an exhibition on June 6, but he nearly came to blows with his brother and fellow YouTube star Jake Paul.
Phil Mickelson and Joel Dahmen spent the lead-up the Wells Fargo chirping at each other on Twitter. Then Mickelson took the lead.
Seven-time series champion Lewis Hamilton paced F1 practice in Spain, where Red Bull's Max Verstappen was a distant ninth on the speed charts.