Washington commanders strongly deny financial misconduct in letter to Federal Trade Commission

Washington commanders strongly disputed the allegations of financial irregularities in a letter to the Federal Trade Commission on Monday, outlining why there should not be an investigation by the government institution. The 22-page letter — written by team attorney Jordan Siev, addressed to FTC Chairwoman Lina M. Khan, and obtained by ESPN — refuted claims … Read more

Kyle Busch, ‘one of the best in stock car racing,’ outclasses Tyler Reddick and Chase Briscoe for his first NASCAR Cup Series win of the year

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Kyle Busch passed the spinning cars of Tyler Reddick and Chase Briscoe to steal his first Cup victory of the season Sunday night at slippery, wet and dirt-covered Bristol Motor Speedway. Reddick was chasing his first career Cup win, leading 99 of the 250 laps and controlling the race from the final … Read more

Jayson Tatum’s layup at the buzzer gives the Boston Celtics victory over the Brooklyn Nets in Game 1 of the first-round playoff series

BOSTON — Jayson Tatum has been adamant that he doesn’t view the Boston Celtics’ game with the Brooklyn Nets as a chance to prove anything against two of the league’s top scorers. His finish in Game 1 said otherwise. Tatum made a layup at the buzzer on a pass from Marcus Smart to give Boston … Read more

Miami Heat wary of Trae Young despite choking Atlanta Hawks in Game 1

MIAMI — The Heat’s defense may have stifled Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young all game in Sunday’s 115-91 Game 1 win of their first-round series, but the No. East knows she can’t expect Young and the eighth-seeded Hawks to go easy. “He’s going to score the ball,” Heat forward PJ Tucker said of Young. “It’s … Read more

Denver Nuggets’ Michael Porter Jr. holds hope for comeback in series against Golden State Warriors

SAN FRANCISCO — Injured Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. remains hopeful he can play in his team’s first-round series against the Golden State Warriors. “Right now I’m taking it game by game. I’m not ruling anything out,” Porter told ESPN’s Andscape after the Nuggets’ 123-101 loss to the Warriors in Game 1 on Saturday … Read more

Cincinnati Reds’ Hunter Greene sets speed volume record in loss to Los Angeles Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — On a chilly Southern California evening, Cincinnati Reds rookie Hunter Greene brought record-breaking heat. After five damning innings, the Los Angeles Dodgers have finally caught up. Trea Turner homered two runs to break a scoreless tie in the sixth and the Dodgers skidded the Reds 5-2 on Saturday night for their fifth … Read more

Golden State Warriors give ‘frightening’ glimpse of new ‘death roster’ in Game 1 win

3:40 AM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN SAN FRANCISCO — The Golden State Warriors have a long history of small-ball lineups. During the first championship run of their dynastic era, their little roster was so deadly that it was dubbed the “death roster.” It’s had several different renditions since then, but as the Warriors head into their … Read more

Philadelphia 76ers’ Tyrese Maxey in spotlight with 38 wins in Game 1 against Raptors

12:44 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN PHILADELPHIA — In the days leading up to the start of the first-round series between the 76ers and Toronto Raptors, the focus was on James Harden’s effectiveness against Toronto’s long defense. In Game 1 on Saturday night, however, it was another 76ers guard who stole the show. Tyrese Maxey’s 38 … Read more

With bigger plans ahead, the Boston Bruins secure a playoff berth in the East, a feat that ‘isn’t automatic’

BOSTON — Jeremy Swayman rebounded from a tough 23 save streak and the Boston Bruins clinched a playoff berth by holding the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 on Saturday to end a league-high three-game losing streak. season. Trent Frederic and Erik Haula scored first-period goals for Boston, which slipped after winning 17 of 21. Former Bruin Danton … Read more

The new EV version of the iconic and popular VW bus will soon be available for American families

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes After nearly 20 years, the Volkswagen Combi is making a comeback! Recently, Volkswagen unveiled the look of the new VW ID. Buzz, which is an iteration of the iconic Bus and is set to make waves once it hits showroom floors. For almost a decade VW has been teasing the … Read more