To Wear Their Masks, the Beards (and a Tradition) Had to Go Members of ski patrols nationwide are known for their beards, but many have shaved them to wear masks in the pandemic, causing good-natured angst. Image Hunter Mortensen with his beard and now-retired patrol dog, Tali, in 2016.Credit…Shauna FarnellContinue Reading

Backup quarterbacks securing big wins. An overtime thriller in Baltimore. And the end of a ridiculously promising rookie season for Cincinnati’s Joe Burrow. Sunday was a reminder of how unpredictable the N.F.L. can be, as well as how cruel it can be. Here’s what we learned: Thanks for all theContinue Reading

Max Kellerman reacts to Golden State Warriors SG Klay Thompson’s season-ending Achilles tear and discusses if the Warriors’ dynasty is over without the star.#MaxKellermanShow #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+✔️ Get the ESPN App:✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube:✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube:✔️ Watch ESPN onContinue Reading

Christine Williamson, Treavor Scales, and Gary Striewski host from Bristol’s Studio E to recap all of the funniest moments, both on the field and on social media, from college football today. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+✔️ Get the ESPN App:✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube:✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPNContinue Reading

Caeleb Dressel’s record time disappeared from the scoreboard at Budapest’s Duna Arena almost as fast as he could check it, vanishing as if it were an unsightly stain wiped clean by an unseen hand. The scoreboard was not malfunctioning. In fact, it was working to perfection. While the potential ofContinue Reading

Obi Toppin’s fairy-tale path from a skinny high school tweener without a single offer from a four-year college to an N.B.A. lottery pick began with a promise. He made it four years ago to Rodrick Harrison, the basketball coach at Mount Zion Prep near Washington. It came after the disappointmentContinue Reading