Chiefs' Mahomes practices, remains in protocol
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes remains in the NFL's concussion protocol, but he practiced Wednesday, raising hopes that the reigning Super Bowl MVP can play in Sunday's AFC title game against Buffalo.

NBA enforcing no-hug rule with midcourt security
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Because there were still instances of traditional contact between players in postgame scenarios, the NBA issued a memo reaffirming rules requiring teams to remain on their half of the court in pregame and halftime warm-ups, and limit contact after games.

Rivers retires, ends 'childhood dream' NFL career
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Philip Rivers has announced his retirement from football, ending his 17-year career as the NFL's fifth-leading passer of all time.

Jays don't have deal with Brantley, source says
Wednesday January 20, 2021

While the Blue Jays remain among the teams interested in free-agent outfielder Michael Brantley, they have not reached an agreement on a contract, a source familiar with the situation told ESPN's Jeff Passan.

Sources: Canelo set to return to ring on Feb. 27
Wednesday January 20, 2021

Canelo Alvarez, who holds the WBA, WBC and the Ring magazine super middleweight titles, will return to the ring Feb. 27 against Avni Yildirim, sources confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday.