Source — QB Marcus Mariota agrees to deal with Raiders

The Las Vegas Raiders have agreed to a deal with former Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota, a source confirmed to ESPN.Mariota, 26, will presumably be No. 2 on the depth chart and will push starter Derek Carr.The agreement was...

Networks get through first weekend with taped programming

Scott Van Pelt was supposed to be breaking down the NCAA Tournament bracket on a busy Sunday night on ESPN's “SportsCenter.”Instead, Van Pelt was figuring out how to fill most of the hour with the sports world on hold...

Stuart Broad backs ‘tough but necessary’ decision to return home from Sri Lanka over...

Stuart Broad has backed the "very tough, but necessary" decision made by the ECB to postpone England's tour of Sri Lanka over fears about the COVID-19 pandemic.The ECB announced on Friday that the two-Test series had been postponed indefinitely,...

UFC to fight on; Dana White says sports world is “panicking”

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The UFC is determined to fight on amid the coronavirus pandemic.While leagues and organizers across sports canceled or delayed competition this week, the UFC proceeded with its plans to hold a fan-free event Saturday night...

Niagara beats Marist 56-54, advances to MAAC quarterfinals

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Raheem Solomon scored the game-winning layup with 3 seconds left and sixth-seeded Niagara beat No. 11 Marist 56-54 in Tuesday night's first round of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament.The Purple Eagles (12-20) play...

Small-school prospects hurt by lack of pro days

(Stats Perform) - The NFL Draft will occur as scheduled next month, but fewer prospects from below the FBS level may be selected over the seven rounds.The majority of college pro days have been canceled due to the COVID-19...

If the NHL season resumes, what should the playoffs look like?

When the NHL announced that the 2019-20 season would undergo a "pause" due to the coronavirus outbreak, there was an indication that the season would resume at some point and that a 2020 Stanley Cup champion would be crowned.As...

Cricket Australia guards cash and venues ahead of coronavirus winter

Strategic cash reserves and standing agreements to take control of the nation's biggest sporting venues for next summer's T20 World Cup will be tightly held by Cricket Australia ahead of an off-season that is set to see winter sports...

After coronavirus canceled tournament, Portland State coach got married

Like everyone else in the college basketball world, Portland State assistant Jase Coburn was simply sitting around sad after learning that the Big Sky tournament had been canceled due to the COVID-19 outbreak.Rather of sulking for...

Minor league players sent scrambling by closed spring camps

PHOENIX (AP) -- For most, the news was delivered via text message or email.''All minor league players and staff will be sent home over the next 24-48 hours. This is not to be repeated, but for your information to...