UFC 276 Israel Adesanya vs. Jared Cannonier

6:08 PM ET Brett Okamoto Close ESPN Staff Writer MMA columnist for ESPN.com Analyst for “MMA Live” Covered MMA for Las Vegas Sun Marc Raimondi LAS VEGAS — Israel Adesanya had a look into a proverbial crystal ball Thursday at the UFC 276 news conference. Behind him on the dais were Sean Strickland and Alex … Read more

Chicago Sky’s Candace Parker, Las Vegas Aces’ Jackie Young top two picks for WNBA All-Star Game

3:16 PM ET Alexa PhilippouESPN Close Covers women’s college basketball and the WNBA Previously covered UConn and the WNBA Connecticut Sun for the Hartford Courant Stanford graduate and Baltimore native with further experience at the Dallas Morning News, Seattle Times and Cincinnati Enquirer WNBA All-Star captains A’ja Wilson of the Las Vegas Aces and Breanna … Read more

Travis Barker and Kourtney Kardashian break silence about hospitalization

The pair posted on their verified social media accounts about Barker’s recent hospitalization. “I went in for an endoscopy Monday feeling great,” Barker wrote in a note posted on his Instagram stories. “But After dinner, I developed excruciating pain and have been hospitalized ever since.” The Blink 182 drummer explained that during his endoscopy, he … Read more

Mikaela Mayer-Alycia Baumgardner boxing title unification fight to be held at O2 Arena in London on Sept. 10, sources say

The Mikaela Mayer-Alycia Baumgardner title unification fight at 130 pounds will take place on the Claressa Shields-Savannah Marshall card at O2 Arena in London on Sept. 10, a source told ESPN. Mayer, the WBO and IBF champion, and Baumgardner, the WBC champion, agreed to the fight in May with a location unknown, but both fighters … Read more

Los Angeles County Sheriff says ‘criminal threat’ made against deputies

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said that one of its stations received a “criminal threat against the lives of our deputies” on Friday. Villanueva said that the threat made on Friday was possibly inspired by “false statements” made at a civilian oversight commission meeting at Loyola … Read more

Have You Seen This? Cyclist passes a large herd of bison

What would you do if you encountered 75 bison while traveling on Yellowstone’s Grand Loop Road? (YouTube) Estimated read time: Less than a minute YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Bison are amazing creatures that should always be appreciated from a distance. The National Park Service recommends you always stay at least 25 yards away at all … Read more

Zion Williamson, New Orleans Pelicans agree to five-year designated maximum rookie extension that could be worth up to $231 million, agent says

3:28 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson has agreed on a five-year, $193 million designated maximum rookie extension that could earn him as much as $231 million, CAA Sports’ Co-Head of Basketball Austin Brown told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Williamson is guaranteed $193 million and if he makes the All-NBA team, wins … Read more