Takeaways from the NHL GM meetings

The NHL’s general managers held their annual meetings in Palm Beach, Florida, over Monday and Tuesday, convening in person for the first time since 2020. The agenda was filled with hot topics affecting the league now and over the next calendar year. Commissioner Gary Bettman and deputy commissioner Bill Daly both spoke with the media … Read more

Viewer’s guide – Boston Pride vs. Connecticut Whale in Premier Hockey Federation final

The Premier Hockey Federation hosts its Isobel Cup final on Monday (9 pm ET, ESPN2), pitting the reigning league champion Boston Pride against the Connecticut Whale in their first-ever final appearance. The entire playoffs were held at the AdventHealth Center Ice in Wesley Chapel, Florida. Each of the PHF’s six teams were part of the … Read more

Viewer’s guide – Boston Pride vs. Connecticut Whale in Premier Hockey Federation final

The Premier Hockey Federation hosts its Isobel Cup final on Monday (9 pm ET, ESPN2), pitting the reigning league champion Boston Pride against the Connecticut Whale in their first-ever final appearance. The entire playoffs were held at the AdventHealth Center Ice in Wesley Chapel, Florida. Each of the PHF’s six teams were part of the … Read more

NHL playoff watch standings update

8:00 AM ET Tim KavanaghESPN.com Close Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York. Following a wild, 10-game slate on Saturday, the NHL schedule-makers provide another eight matchups for us on Sunday. Leading the way are a pair of intradivisional clash: the Colorado Avalanche visit the Minnesota … Read more

Crowning a champion in college football’s 2022 64-team playoff

Now is when it gets good. With teams playing their third and fourth games of the tournament, depth and talent usually win out. We’re down to 16 teams (AKA the Sweet 16) in ESPN’s 2022 fictional NCAA football tournament. The early rounds have already provided some memorable moments, including game-winning field goals, record performances and … Read more

Stephen Curry surprises ‘2974’ collection holders with bonus birthday-themed NFT, San Francisco trip

Mar 14, 2022 Nick DePaulaESPN To celebrate his 34th birthday, Stephen Curry surprised thousands of owners of his first NFT collection with a new birthday cake-themed NFT in their crypto wallets on Monday afternoon. Just three days after his record-breaking game at Madison Square Garden in December, in which Curry set the NBA’s all-time 3-point … Read more

NFL free agency – Mike Tannenbaum picks five available players to sign, draws up potential deals, more

7:00 AM ET Mike TannenbaumESPN It’s an exciting time of year for all 32 NFL teams, as they have a chance to get better and bring in impact players across their rosters. An offseason plan is truly a continuum, and it all starts next week with free agency. While there are always headliners in the … Read more

NBA young point guard survey

8:00 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN Ja Morant and the Memphis Grizzlies have taken the NBA by storm this season. After flirting with the playoffs his rookie season, and making them by knocking off the Golden State Warriors — in San Francisco — in the play-in tournament in his second season, Morant has taken the full … Read more

How MLB, MLBPA must get their priorities straight as lockout looms over their sport

Hours before the negotiation teams of the players and owners met Thursday, one industry source lamented the state of the game. Each side is entrenched and angry, the source noted. “I don’t even know where we go from here,” he said. “I really don’t. Everybody is painted into a corner.” With the sport seemingly headed … Read more