Bears GM Ryan Pace’s mistakes catch up to him amid Allen Robinson stalemate

The Bears have finished, on average, 24th in scoring during Ryan Pace’s six years as general manager. | Dylan Buell/Getty Images The Bears will have a legitimate problem fitting a splashy new contract extension for Robinson into their tight financial situation. But whose fault is that? Given how tight-lipped he likes to be about, well, […]

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White Sox Jose Abreu, Luis Robert claim AL honors for July/August

Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox celebrates with Luis Robert after scoring in the sixth inning while playing the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on August 11, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) | Getty Jose Abreu named Player of the Month in American League, Luis Robert named top rookie. The […]

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Tesla skyrockets to new record high, leaving rivals in the dust

Tesla shares continued their meteoric rise on Thursday, scoring yet another record high and further expanding the distance between the Silicon Valley electric carmaker and its traditional auto industry rivals. Tesla shares rose to $2,290 in mid-day trading before leveling out at $2,240, the highest price since the company went public at $17 a share […]

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Donovan Mitchell reacts to his 57-point game in Jazz vs. Nuggets Game 1 | 2020 NBA Playoffs

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell speaks to reporters after scoring 57 points vs. the Denver Nuggets in Game 1 of their first-round series in the 2020 NBA Playoffs. #NBA #Sports ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN […]

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Robert Beric eager to play in front of Fire fans… when that’s possible

Robert Beric celebrates scoring during the Fire’s game against Seattle last month in Reunion, Florida. | Getty Signed over the winter, Beric’s five Fire games have not been in Chicago. Striker Robert Beric is the type of figure who builds strong relationships with fans. He’s just waiting for the chance to play in front of […]

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double clinches FA Cup for Arsenal

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang clinched a record-extending 14th FA Cup for Arsenal on Saturday, scoring twice in a 2-1 victory against Chelsea at an empty Wembley Stadium. Christian Pulisic had become the first American man to score in an FA Cup final but his fifth-minute opener was canceled out by Aubameyang’s penalty in the 28th minute after […]

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High-scoring LAFC needs to stay balanced against Orlando City in MLS knockout round

LAFC has collected goals in bunches during its run to the quarterfinals of the MLS Is Back tournament in Orlando, scoring a competition-high 15 times in four games. That shouldn’t be surprising since the team tied the league’s single-season record with 85 goals last season. But it also has given up eight goals, surrendering multiple […]

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Six games into season and White Sox still find themselves looking up at class of division

White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson is congratulated by Yasmani Grandal and Eloy Jimenez after scoring in the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians, Wednesday, July 29, 2020, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) | AP Photos “If we play good baseball, play our game, play good baseball, I think we can stand with anybody,” manager Rick […]

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Red Stars on cusp of Challenge Cup title — almost by accident

The Red Stars’ Julie Ertz (center) reacts after scoring an own goal on Alyssa Naeher (1) against Sky Blue FC on July 22 in Sandy, Utah. | Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Coach Rory Dames made it clear that winning the tournament wasn’t the main goal, but the new-look Red Stars are proving their work ethic translates […]

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Happy Opening Day. The White Sox are ready to ‘really kick it off’

Yasmani Grandal (24) of the White Sox is congratulated by Luis Robert after scoring in the 5th inning against the Cubs during an exhibition game at Wrigley Field on July 19, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) | Getty “Our talent’s through the roof,” tonight’s starter Lucas Giolito said. The White Sox […]

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White Sox’ lineup is packing some offensive punch

The White Sox’ Yasmani Grandal is congratulated by teammate Luis Robert after scoring in the fifth inning against the Cubs Sunday at Wrigley Field. | Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Blend of talented youth and proven prospects is “going to do a lot of damage.” What a difference four new guys make. That’s a story that might […]

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White Sox lineup packing some punch

Yasmani Grandal of the White Sox is congratulated by Luis Robert after scoring in the fifth inning against the Cubs during an exhibition game at Wrigley Field on July 19, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Grandal and Robert both doubled that inning. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) | Getty Blend of talented youth and proven prospects […]

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Fire shut out but still can advance in MLS is Back tournament with win

Robert Berić (left) had the Fire’s best scoring chance of the game in the 59th minute, when his shot was saved by goalkeeper Daniel Vega. | Chicago Fire FC The team lost midfielder Luka Stojanovic to an apparent left leg injury late in the first half and had limited scoring chances all night. LAKE BUENA […]

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Red Stars advance to NWSL Challenge Cup semifinals

Julie Ertz #8 of Chicago Red Stars celebrates after scoring a penalty kick against the OL Reign FC in the quarterfinal match of the NWSL Challenge Cup at Zions Bank Stadium on July 18, 2020 in Herriman, Utah. | Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Team earns quarterfinal victory against OL Reign on penalty kicks. HERRIMAN, Utah — […]

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Lighter moments aside, Sky are serious about WNBA title in 2020

Diamond DeShields, who led the Sky in scoring with an average of 16.2 points last season, will play an integral part in the team’s success this season. | Getty “The Chicago Sky is not here on vacation,” DeShields said. “We came here to play basketball. We came here to compete for a championship.” Since WNBA […]

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Season stoppage hasn’t paused Mauricio Pineda’s development

Mauricio Pineda celebrates after scoring Tuesday. | Courtesy of the Fire Pineda, who scored the game-winning goal Tuesday, figures to be a key part of the Fire’s future. Back in March, Fire rookie Mauricio Pineda opened the season well. He started the Fire’s first two games and quickly showed he belonged in Major League Soccer. […]

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Soccer on TV: Real Madrid looks to stay on winning streak

League races are over in Spain and England and almost finished in Italy. Scoring races and relegation battles are still raging in all three leagues, however, highlighting the top televised soccer games from Europe this weekend. La Liga: There is little left to be decided on the final day of the Spanish season. Behind goalkeeper […]

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LAFC star Carlos Vela will not play in the MLS tournament in Orlando

LAFC’s Carlos Vela, the reigning MLS scoring champion and MVP, will not take part in the MLS Is Back tournament in Orlando, handing the league another setback in its push to become the first major professional sports league in the U.S. to return to play during the COVID-19 pandemic. LAFC is scheduled to leave Monday […]

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Blackhawks alums Marian Hossa, Doug Wilson inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

Marian Hossa, seen here after scoring his 500th career goal, was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Wednesday. | Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images file photo Hossa’s induction, announced Wednesday, comes in his first year of Hall of Fame eligibility. Wilson’s induction, meanwhile, comes after years of waiting. It’s official: Marian Hossa is a first-ballot […]

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Trae Young goes off for 42 points in Hawks vs. Knicks | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

Trae Young puts on a show scoring 42 points while also dishing out 11 assists in the Atlanta Hawks OT win over the New York Knicks. This is Young’s 12th 40-point game, tying Kevin Durant for the second most by a player prior to his 22nd birthday. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN […]

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Luka Doncic drops a dominant game-high 38 in Mavericks vs. Spurs | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

Luka Doncic flirts with a triple-double, scoring 38 points, dishing eight assists and grabbing sevem rebounds but it’s not enough to power the Dallas Mavericks past the San Antonio Spurs. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN […]

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Matthew Fitzpatrick grinds out rare sub-70 round at blustery Bay Hill

ORLANDO, Fla. – With no letup to the difficult scoring conditions during the final round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, Matthew Fitzpatrick found the best strategy was just to embrace them. Fitzpatrick was a rare player in red figures during another blustery day at the home of The King. His double bogey on No. 17 […]

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Zion Williamson shows off his strength and scores 17 in Pelicans vs. Heat | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

Zion Williamson does work in the paint scoring 17 points and grabbing six rebounds as New Orleans Pelicans hold off the Miami Heat for a 110-104 win. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN […]

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Steph Curry returns with 23 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists | 2019-20 NBA Highlights

Steph Curry makes his long-awaited return for the Golden State Warriors scoring 23 points, grabbing seven rebounds and dishing out seven assists. The Toronto Raptors however came away with the win 121-113. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

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