Football

Suspended RB Hunt has sports hernia surgery

[ad_1] CLEVELAND -- Browns running back Kareem Hunt will spend part of his NFL suspension rehabbing after surgery.Hunt, who will serve an eight-game ban for two physical off-field altercations in 2018 while he played for Kansas City, had a sports hernia operation Thursday -- hours before the Browns played Detroit in their exhibition finale.Hunt had been expected to play in what would have been his last game until his ban
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Nurmagomedov — No rematch with Conor for now

[ad_1] UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov believes his ugly rivalry with Conor McGregor will "never be finished."However, Nurmagomedov says he has no interest now in a second fight.In an exclusive interview with ESPN, Nurmagomedov (27-0), who defended his lightweight title against McGregor (21-3) via fourth-round submission last October, said he would fight McGregor in the street if they crossed paths, but he will not grant him an immediate rematch as long
Football

Dolphins name Fitzpatrick starting QB for Week 1

[ad_1] 11:09 PM ETESPN FacebookTwitterFacebook MessengerPinterestEmailprintThe Miami Dolphins on Thursday night named Ryan Fitzpatrick as their starting quarterback for Week 1.Fitzpatrick beat out former Arizona Cardinals quarterback and 2018 No. 10 overall pick Josh Rosen.Fitzpatrick has started the season opener for four different teams -- the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New York Jets, Houston Texans and Buffalo Bills.Miami opens the season at home against Baltimore on Sept. 8. [ad_2] Source link
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No rematch with Conor for now

[ad_1] UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov believes his ugly rivalry with Conor McGregor will "never be finished."However, Nurmagomedov says he has no interest now in a second fight.In an exclusive interview with ESPN, Nurmagomedov (27-0), who defended his lightweight title against McGregor (21-3) via fourth-round submission last October, said he would fight McGregor in the street if they crossed paths, but he will not grant him an immediate rematch as long
Golf

Ko’s record bogey-free streak ends at 114 holes in Portland

[ad_1] PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Top-ranked Jin Young Ko finally made a bogey, ending a record run of 114 consecutive holes without dropping a shot, and finished with a 4-under 68 Thursday in the opening round of the Portland Classic, four shots off the lead. Mi Jung Hur and Hannah Green each shot 8-under 64 to share the lead. Jane Park and 18-year-old Monday qualifier Yealimi Noh were one shot
Football

Bills C Morse (concussion) back after month out

[ad_1] 9:44 PM ETMarcel Louis-JacquesESPN ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Buffalo Bills center Mitch Morse is out of the concussion protocol after more than a month, general manager Brandon Beane said Thursday.Morse, the highest-paid center in the league, suffered a concussion July 27, the Bills' third day of training camp and first day in full pads.He was officially diagnosed July 30 and immediately placed in the protocol. He'd made slow progress
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Coco Gauff wins thriller; Townsend stuns Halep

[ad_1] Coco Gauff became the youngest player to reach the US Open's third round since 1996 -- and set up a showdown against No. 1 seed and defending champion Naomi Osaka.Gauff, a 15-year-old from Florida, edged Timea Babos of Hungary 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 Thursday night by breaking in the last game of the nearly 2½-hour match at Louis Armstrong Stadium.The partisan crowd backed Gauff loudly, chanting "Let's go, Coco!'' during
Hockey

Jets sign veteran forward Gabriel Bourque

[ad_1] WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — The Winnipeg Jets have signed veteran Gabriel Bourque to a one-year, two-way contract worth $700,000 in the NHL. The 28-year-old forward played for Colorado last season. He had two goals and six assists in 55 regular-season games and a goal in 12 playoff games. The Quebecer has also played for Nashville. Over eight seasons with Nashville and Colorado, he has 97 points (38 goals, 59
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the untold story of Arsenal’s mascot

[ad_1] Arsene Wenger, Thierry Henry, Dennis Bergkamp: None of them can compare to Arsenal's most enduring star, Gunnersaurus. Pete Kiehart for ESPNLONDON -- Gunnersaurus Rex had just finished greeting Burnley off their bus in the bowels of the Emirates, extending his great green claws toward manager Sean Dyche, Ashley Barnes and Ben Mee. Goalkeeper Nick Pope had taken a conspicuously wide turn to avoid him, and someone in the small crowd
Hockey

Jakobsen tops Bennett in photo finish, wins 4th Vuelta stage

[ad_1] EL PUIG, Spain (AP) — With his eyes closed, Fabio Jakobsen beat Sam Bennett in a photo finish to win the fourth stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Tuesday, while Nicolas Roche kept the overall lead ahead of Nairo Quintana. Jakobsen fended off a strong charge by Bennett in the final meters (yards) of the 175-kilometer (109-mile) ride from Cullera to El Puig on Spain’s eastern coast. “I couldn’t