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Day: 21 August 2019

Don’t count surfer John John Florence out of the Olympic running

[ad_1] 8:32 AM ET Alyssa RoenigkESPN Close Alyssa Roenigk is a senior writer for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com whose assignments have taken her to six continents and caused her to commit countless acts of recklessness. (Follow @ESPN_Alyssa on Twitter). Nearing the halfway point of the 2019 World Surf League Championship Tour, two-time world champion […]

Kovalev fights Yarde on Saturday, is Canelo next?

[ad_1] Aug 18, 2019 Steve KimESPN Sergey Kovalev could be in line for a big-money fight with Canelo Alvarez if he successfully defends his WBO light heavyweight title against Anthony Yarde on Saturday.¬†Mikey Williams/Top Rank Sergey Kovalev defends his WBO light heavyweight title on Saturday in Russia against Anthony Yarde. That fight is still days […]

Lions extend DT Harrison through 2021

[ad_1] The Detroit Lions have agreed to a one-year extension worth $11 million with defensive tackle Damon “Snacks” Harrison, a source told ESPN Insider Adam Schefter. The deal brings Harrison’s guaranteed money to $12 million between the 2019 and 2020 seasons, according to Schefter. Harrison had been under contract through 2020 — initially making $6.75 […]

‘You’re the guy with the ball to the crotch’ — The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made

[ad_1] Keith Comstock played on four major league clubs as a journeyman reliever, but his professional career is most often remembered for one thing: a ball to the crotch. Thirty years ago — in what otherwise would have been a forgotten minor league set — Comstock appeared on one of the most memorable baseball cards […]