Only a few NFL teams are still playing football. Yet again, the Tennessee Titans only barely seemed to start.

A journey through the English Premier League, with a detour to Turkey and a lot of extremely disrespectful chants.

Russell Westbrook is who he is, for better and worse and more effectively than he ever has been before. What his greatness means for the Thunder is a complicated question, and one that the team would do well to take seriously.

Paul "Bear" Bryant is one of the most iconic figures in college football history. So yeah, Gary Busey would be the obvious choice to play him in a movie.

Liverpool's young star is one of the most exciting soccer players in the world. He is also, probably, a domestic-abusing creep. What now?

ESPN runs statistical simulations of 5,000 NBA games every day. For all we know, these are some of them.

Professional and collegiate athletes have been an unusually large part of the growing and contentious national conversation over policing and race. College football, however, has been notable in its silence.

Zach Randolph isn't doing Z-Bo things for the Grizz nearly as often as he used to. It's working really well for all concerned.

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From the seminal "Mokeski And Mistletoe" to the Harbaugh Brothers' seething takes on the holiday standards, a collection of seasonal classics from the sports world that will brighten your holiday season.

The Sacramento Kings spent nearly a decade in zombified stasis. Whatever else they are now, they're at least awake.