The 2018 veteran passer market could feature two-time Super Bowl winner Eli Manning and others with varying pedigrees. Here are the 10 best arms that could change teams, along with what they can offer on the field in 2018 and beyond.
Alabama's Collin Sexton and Oklahoma's Trae Young are budding stars at the collegiate level with exciting, yet drastically different, skill sets and styles of play. How do their games project to the NBA?
The Saints' class has been special so far. Here's where Alvin Kamara, Marshon Lattimore and the rest rank among the 30 best rookies this season.
Where does the betting value lie in the New England-Miami matchup? ESPN Chalk experts provide against-the-spread and over/under advice on the Monday night game.
By moving now, rather than waiting for more expensive free agents, the Yankees are getting a player who could end up being a relative bargain.
L.A. just got a difference-maker at a fraction of the price. The Angels still have holes to fill, but now they have even more incentive to fill them.
Miami missed a prime chance to acquire strong talent for its future when it agreed to trade Giancarlo Stanton.
Where will Baker Mayfield, Bryce Love and Lamar Jackson be drafted? Here's how their college production translates to the NFL.
Are we watching the makings of an NBA star, or are some concerns legitimate? ESPN draft experts Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz discuss Duke's standout freshman.
Who won the Jahlil Okafor deal? Kevin Pelton grades the trade for the Sixers and Nets.
Home to the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Penguins, and the past three Presidents' Trophy winners, the Metro division teams are geared up for now as opposed to the future. But there are intriguing prospects for all eight teams.
Alvin Kamara is tied for the league lead in touchdowns. Tyreek Hill is the fastest player in the NFL. And the league's most versatile players get it done wherever they line up. Here's how.
For these five teams that will be paying the price for extra punch through trades or free agency, S.O.S. might as well stand for Send Over Sluggers.
No single player has more influence over a team's fortunes, yet it can be almost impossible to predict which goalies will get cold and how long it will last. Here are 10 teams struggling early, along with insight on the future.
One league executive said finances are the only thing that can break up Golden State. So what will it take to keep this superteam together, and how high is the record-breaking cost expected to be?
The Angels should head to Orlando looking to shore up their rotation, but they aren't the only contenders or near-contenders who need to strike deals soon.
The Giants made Ben McAdoo the first head-coaching casualty of the 2017 season earlier this week. Which remaining coaches are most likely to receive a pink slip at the conclusion of this campaign, if not sooner?
Recruits such as Tennessee QB commit Adrian Martinez are caught in the middle of the coaching moves. Here are the prospects who could change commitments because of a coaching change.
With the college football regular season nearly complete, Todd McShay gives his final player rankings before bowl season. And yes, there is a change up top with a new QB taking over the No. 1 spot.
How has our 2018 mock draft changed after six weeks of NBA action and illuminating matchups for some of the top prospects? Here's our new look at the full first and second rounds, including a shake-up in the top five.
With everything riding on the final four weeks of the season, the schedule makes a huge difference. Here are the toughest and easiest slates in both conferences, for all teams with at least a 5 percent chance of making the playoffs.
As we look ahead to the World Junior Championship, it's a good time to check in on every NHL team's prospect pipeline, starting with the Atlantic Division. Which players are ready to make a push for NHL time?
With the 2017 regular season down to its final four weeks, it's now clear which teams have fared best -- and worst -- in overcoming the worries NFL executives raised about all 32 teams back in early September.
Whatever they do with Giancarlo Stanton, Derek Jeter and the Marlins will have budgetary handicaps in 2018. Where do the Fish rank among teams with major financial handicaps this winter?
Kevin Pelton takes a fresh look at the trades that brought Carmelo Anthony and Paul George to the Thunder.
The Oklahoma quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner is a perfect fit for today's NFL. But for which team? Matt Bowen picks out five possibilities for next year's draft.
Surviving a third trip through the opposition's lineup is one of the toughest challenges starters face. What works, and which teams need a new plan for 2018?
Quarterbacks Josh Rosen and Sam Darnold are near the top of Mel Kiper's latest ranking of the top prospects for next year's draft, but they're not No. 1 -- and there's a long time to go to shuffle the top 10.
There are changes galore in Mel Kiper's updated rankings of the top 10 prospects across every position for next year's draft.
Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum is playing better than the isolation-heavy, ball-dominant scorer we saw at Duke. Will it last, and what does his quick evolution say about his long-term potential?
Having reached the quarter mark of the 2017-18 season, it's time to review our preseason thoughts on each team, see how they match up with reality and explore what to expect the rest of the way.
It's unclear whether the two-time Super Bowl MVP will retire, but if the Giants release him and he decides to continue playing, some potential landing spots make more sense than others. Eight stood out from conversations with executives around the league.
These five NBA draft prospects are helping themselves with strong starts to the season, and could carve out a niche at the NBA level.
Every club wants to improve its relief corps, but for some, an addition such as Brandon Morrow could take the team from pretender to contender in 2018.
John Tavares has generated the most intense media coverage in the upcoming free-agent class, but there are a lot of great values beyond the Islanders' franchise center. Here's our way-too-early guide to next summer's market.
Memphis has two stars in Mike Conley and Marc Gasol but few ways to improve around them. Is a rebuild inevitable even after David Fizdale's firing or can the Grizzlies keep the Grit 'n' Grind era alive?
Nearly four months after 50 coaches and evaluators voted all projected starters into five possible performance tiers, it's time to revisit some of the more interesting cases, along with early insights on their 2018 tiers.
The Aggies have the money, facilities and recruiting base to get a big-name coach. Can they lure a coach of Jimbo Fisher's pedigree to College Station?
It's clear who is at the top of Nebraska's list. But are the Cornhuskers as high on Scott Frost's list of potential suitors? Where will Nebraska turn if Frost spurns the Huskers?
Could an All-Star shortstop and a closer who had 41 saves be left out of the big money this winter? They're among the free agents who should sign now before the market dries up.
Are the LA Clippers' hopes of extending their playoff streak to seven consecutive years already dashed? Kevin Pelton projects their chances and breaks down potential moves if they need to rebuild.
Sophomore forward Jaylen Brown was a major reason for Boston's recent win streak. How has he improved after skepticism heading into the 2016 draft, and what does it say about his future potential?
Can the 18-year-old named after Penny Hardaway become a surprise upside play for a playoff team in 2018? As NBA front offices try to answer that question, we'll learn a lot about the future of the draft with the one-and-done rule in question.
This offseason, a lot of money will be spent on everyday players and starting pitchers. Here are five who could end up with wildly inflated deals.
What will NBA scouts be looking for during the stacked PK80 tournament? There's a chance for multiple top-20 NBA draft prospects to face each other during the event.
Jerry Dipoto has already made his first two trades this winter as he tries to end the Mariners' 16-year playoff drought. Who else is on the hot seat, and what moves should these execs make?
Kevin Pelton provides team-by-team analysis of transactions and injuries from November.
Free agency is rarely cheap, but these available players could provide production at an affordable price.
Football Outsiders updates its rankings of the best under-the-radar talent in the NFL, including a pair of Bengals edge rushers and a handful of names quite familiar to those who play fantasy football.
Should the Patriots, Steelers and Cowboys all expect to make the playoffs again? And which of 2016's most disappointing teams look primed for a rebound? Here are early projections for every team.