Sports | Sports

U.S. win sets ratings record for WWC quarterfinal

The United States' quarterfinal win in the Women's World Cup was the most-watched English-language soccer telecast since the men's World Cup final.

Sports | NFL

NFL, ESPN and Hall of Fame scramble after game cancellation

Folks turned on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, expecting to see football for the first time since the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50. Instead, they saw Chris Berman and his pregame show gang filling time. The Hall of Fame game was canceled due to unsafe f

Sports | NFL

Michelle Beadle questions ESPN giving Greg Hardy a platform | ProFootballTalk

On Monday, ESPN sent NFL insider Adam Schefter to Mississippi for an "exclusive" interview of free-agent Greg Hardy that a grand total of zero other media outlets were angling to get. It didn't go well for Hardy. At least one other ESPN perso

News | The News

ESPN Defends Decision to Give Courage Award to Jenner in Lieu of Someone Deserving

Perhaps you've seen it -- the photo of Noah Galloway, a double-amputee veteran of the Iraq war and crowd-pleasing contestant on Dancing With the Stars, with this caption -- "Caitlyn Jenner won the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. The runner up was this guy

News | The News

Yes, ESPN Did Pick Caitlyn Jenner Ahead of Iraq War Vet and Amputee Noah Galloway for the ESPY Courage Award

Yesterday evening, the Washington Post ran a short post by Des Beiler “debunking” a popular meme — launched by Boston Herald columnist and radio show host Gerry Callahan — that ESPN passed over Iraq War vet and double amputee Noah Galloway — a crossfit athlete, distance runner, and recent third-place finisher

Sports | Sports

Bill Simmons And ESPN Are Parting Ways

ESPN president John Skipper confirmed the news in a statement early Friday.

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Goat On The Lam At ESPN Campus Is A Hero To Kids Everywhere

A damn goat terrorized the ESPN offices in Bristol, Connecticut on Thursday, proving once and for all that goats will goat anywhere they please. ESPN employee Jordan Loperena first tweeted the madness in a campus parking lot: There is currently...

Entertainment | Entertain Me

'The Walking Dead' Does Something No Cable Show Has Done In Three Decades | ThePostGame

Professional sports journalists and bloggers covering NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, college football, college basketball, MMA, NASCAR, Golf, Tennis, Olympics and more. ThePostGame provides in-depth analysis, commentary and reporting on the most important sports sto

Politics | PC Culture

SportsCenter Host on Ray Rice: We Need To ‘Reprogram the Way We Raise Men’

ESPN writer Kate Fagan said the NFL should spend ‘millions’ on programs to encourage boys to be raised in a less ‘hyper masculine’ environment