The Cubs Kyle Schwarber joins the Waddle and Silvy. He discusses his off-season, getting engaged, and his mindset heading into the new season.
A strong returning cast has Loyola-Chicago primed for another first-round upset. Plus, three more Giant Killers candidates.
- Cubs owner: Keeping Russell best for all parties
- Sources: ChiSox make $175M pitch to Machado
- Hurricanes WR Thomas won't transfer to Illinois
- QB Wimbush heading from Notre Dame to UCF
Malika Andrews ESPN
Wendell Carter Jr. is out tonight with a sprained left thumb, per team. Carter sustained the injury against the Lakers on Tuesday, but played the whole game (with tape on his thumb after the injury). He will be day-to-day.
Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said the team decided it would rather support Addison Russell after his suspension for violating the league's domestic abuse policy rather than "just cut him."
Are the Yankees set to swoop in on Manny after all? Who might be biding their time for Bryce? We look at some of the potential surprise suitors insiders are talking about.
David Kaplan talks with Cubs owner Tom Ricketts about spending in free agency, Addison Russell, Joe Maddon and Sammy Sosa.
After some Inside Heat from Philadelphia (5:14) & St. Louis (11:06), Buster & Tim Kurkjian discuss next week's Hall of Fame vote, the latest with Machado & Harper & more (16:37). Plus, Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (35:35), a conversation with record-setting journeyman Oliver Drake (44:08) and longtime friend Chelsea Janes' goodbye to baseball reporting (58:49).
National champion Clemson is well represented in Mel's latest ranking of the top prospects for April's draft.
The Lightning continue their reign at No. 1. Plus, who has the most Canadian provinces represented on their roster? Which team is heaviest? And much more.
As the skipper enters his potential final year in Chicago, Maddon is leaving no stone unturned as he tries to get the Cubs back on track after a disappointing finish and a quiet offseason.
Ayo Dosunmu produced 23 points, Giorgi Bezhanishvili added 20 points and Illinois used one of its best first halves this season to defeat Minnesota 95-68 on Wednesday night and end a five-game skid.
Jordan Tucker and Kamar Baldwin combined for 29 of their 36 points in a dominating second half Wednesday night to lead Butler to an 87-69 win over DePaul.
Star shortstop Manny Machado has at least one pitch from the White Sox, who made a seven-year, $175 million offer, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
Source: Kansas State defensive coordinator Ted Monachino, who recently joined Chris Klieman's staff, instead is expected to leave for a spot on the Chicago Bears defensive staff. Football Scoop first reported the likely move. Monachino served as defensive coordinator for new Bears DC Chuck Pagano with the Indianapolis Colts and also worked with Pagano on the Baltimore Ravens coaching staff. It will be interesting to see where Klieman turns for his next coordinator hire.
Could Clay Matthews move on from Green Bay? Will the Texans bring back Tyrann Mathieu? Here are the questions facing every team.
The NHL trade season is underway. Get caught up on the assets, restrictions and potential moves for every team ahead of the Feb. 25 deadline.
Matt Nagy said he liked Chuck Pagano's proven track record and "attacking-style mentality" for what already is the league's No. 1 defense.
Lonzo Ball scored 19 points, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope added 17 and the Los Angeles Lakers won for just the fourth time since LeBron James' groin injury, beating the reeling Chicago Bulls 107-100 on Tuesday night.
Wide receiver Jeff Thomas announced on Tuesday night he's going to remain with the Miami Hurricanes after initially stating his intentions to transfer to Illinois.