1. FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014: Team USA Players Who Must Improve

    It’s a testament to the overall strength of Team USA basketball that a 21-point victory over Turkey is cause for alarm, but the red, white and blue were down by six in the middle of the third quarter...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 8,932 reads 1 comments

  2. US Open Tennis 2014: Day 6 Schedule, Matchups Predictions for New York Bracket

    Saturday is Day 6 of the 2014 U.S. Open, and there is a full slate of action on tap for tennis fans. In fact, the No. 1 seed on both the men’s and the women’s side of the bracket are in action, among plenty of other top-notch competitors...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 days ago 6,031 reads 0 comments

  3. USA vs. Finland: TV Info, Live Stream and Preview for FIBA World Cup 2014

    If you need a break from all the college football Saturday, you can get your fair share of patriotism and hoops on ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 days ago 3,677 reads 0 comments

  4. Updates on Mikhail Aleshin's Injuries After Crash in IndyCar Practice Session

    There was a scary moment Friday night involving rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin , and ESPN.com provided some details: "Rookie IndyCar driver Mikhail Aleshin has ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 6,839 reads 9 comments

  5. Coco Crisp Injury: Updates on A's Star's Neck and Return After Wall Collision

    Updates from Friday, Sept. 5 The Athletics have an update on Crisp's status: Original Text Coco Crisp almost made a spectacular catch to rob Chris Iannetta of ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 4,435 reads 4 comments

  6. Syracuse QB Terrel Hunt Ejected from Game vs. Villanova for Throwing Punch

    A basketball game between Syracuse and Villanova would theoretically turn more heads than a football game, but Friday night’s showdown created a stir nonetheless. Matt Fortuna of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 86,308 reads 71 comments

  7. NASCAR at Atlanta 2014 Results: Race Order, Final Times and Twitter Reaction

    With positioning at the Oral-B USA 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on the line, Kevin Harvick set the tone Friday night...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 15,807 reads 4 comments

  8. Kliff Kingsbury and Texas Tech Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Texas Tech is keeping head coach Kliff Kingsbury around for the long haul, the school announced: National college sports writer Bryan Fischer and Bruce Feldman ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 8,421 reads 36 comments

  9. Anthony Jennings Reportedly Will Start LSU's 2014 Season Opener vs. Wisconsin

    LSU head coach Les Miles has his man for the Tigers' opening-week showdown with Wisconsin. Jim Kleinpeter of NOLA...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 12,914 reads 32 comments

  10. Manny Pacquiao Wants Metta World Peace to Join Kia Sorentos

    Manny Pacquiao is venturing into another sport, and he wants Metta World Peace to join him. The Associated Press , via ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 20,432 reads 15 comments

  11. Croatia vs. Smart Gilas: TV Info, Live Stream, Preview for FIBA World Cup 2014

    Croatia and the Smart Gilas (Philippines) will kick off their respective paths at the 2014 FIBA World Cup with a showdown against each other...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 46,579 reads 9 comments

  12. FIBA World Cup 2014: Team USA Draw and Predictions for Early Games

    Before we get to what may be an inevitable showdown between the United States and Spain at the 2014 FIBA World Cup, the red, white and blue have to navigate their way through the group stage of the event...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 408 reads 0 comments

  13. NCAA Football Rankings 2014: Preseason Polls and College Playoff Predictions

    Congratulations, America. You finally made it to the start of the 2014 college football season. After an offseason of debates over amateurism, stolen crab legs, band scandals, ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 9,592 reads 0 comments

  14. FIBA World Cup 2014 Schedule: Full Slate, TV Info and More for Team USA

    Final cuts have been made, and the exhibition schedule is in the rearview mirror—it’s time for Team USA to officially take the court at the 2014 FIBA World Cup...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 3,013 reads 0 comments

  15. Maria Sharapova vs. Alexandra Dulgheru: Score and Recap from 2014 US Open

    It wasn't nearly as easy as it was supposed to be, but Maria Sharapova outlasted Alexandra Dulgheru in a thrilling three-set match Wednesday at the 2014 U.S. Open, winning 4-6, 6-3, 6-2...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 4,056 reads 2 comments

  16. Tommy Kelly to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    The Arizona Cardinals defense took a major hit when superstar Darnell Dockett went down with an ACL tear, but the team responded accordingly Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 10,325 reads 14 comments

  17. US Open 2014 Results: Latest Scores and Evening Draw Schedule for Day 3

    Early action during the third day of competition is under way at the 2014 U.S. Open, and with it came an upset of the No. 4-ranked player on the women’s side...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 3,881 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Free Agents 2014: Under-the-Radar Signings Who Will Impact Upcoming Season

    NFL fans across the country knew the minute that superstars Darrelle Revis, DeMarcus Ware and DeSean Jackson changed teams this offseason, but there were plenty of quieter moves that will pay dividends in 2014...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 798 reads 0 comments

  19. Duke Basketball: Breaking Down Tyus Jones' Chances to Make 2014-15 All-ACC Team

    There are few bets in all of college basketball that are safer than saying at least one Duke player will be on the All-ACC team...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 5,449 reads 8 comments

  20. US Open Tennis 2014: Day 3 Schedule, Matchups, Predictions for New York Bracket

    As if the first two days of competition weren’t enough, Wednesday brings a number of singles matches at the 2014 U.S. Open...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 1,394 reads 0 comments

  21. Mike Napoli Smashes 451-Foot Home Run into 5th Deck vs. Blue Jays

    Mike Napoli gave Boston Red Sox fans who were still up watching their team in the 11th inning a treat Tuesday. His three-run home run traveled an astounding 451 feet and put Boston ahead of the Toronto Blue Jays, 9-4...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 8,752 reads 7 comments

  22. Maria Sharapova Will Reach Championship Match in 2014 U.S. Open

    If the goal of every tennis player at the 2014 U.S. Open is to win the title, Maria Sharapova is going to come closer than everyone else except the champion...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 25 days ago 1,961 reads 8 comments

  23. Serena Williams vs. Taylor Townsend: Score and Recap from 2014 US Open

    Taylor Townsend may be the future of American tennis, but it was clear that Serena Williams wasn't ready to pass the torch on Tuesday evening. Williams took the first step toward a potential third consecutive U...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 12,568 reads 6 comments

  24. Andrew McCutchen Injury: Updates on Pirates Star's Ribs and Return

    Updates from Wednesday, Aug. 27 Travis Sawchik of the Pittsburgh Post Tribune-Review has good news regarding McCutchen: Original Text The Pittsburgh Pirates are ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 5,275 reads 3 comments

  25. Fantasy Football 2014: Deep Sleepers to Watch as Season Approaches

    It doesn ’t take a fantasy football expert to know that drafting players like Peyton Manning and LeSean McCoy will lead to league titles...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 34,071 reads 20 comments