NBA, NBPA talks on ending one-and-done facing final hurdle

11:25 AM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN The NBA and National Basketball Players Association are struggling to reach an agreement on lowering the age limit to 18, differing on the league’s desire to attach two conditions to ending the one-and-done NBA draft era, league sources told ESPN. Commissioner Adam Silver is pressing NBPA executive director Michele Roberts […]

SEC preseason power rankings

At the end of this season, the SEC could send two or three teams to the national semifinals. That’s a common theme for the league’s football titans. But the basketball product hasn’t been this rich in the SEC in years. Just two years ago, the SEC had three NCAA tournament berths, the third time in […]

Josh Rosen of Arizona Cardinals sprained toe

TEMPE, Ariz. — Arizona Cardinals rookie quarterback Josh Rosen has a sprained left toe but is expected to make his next start, coach Steve Wilks said Friday. The morning after an embarrassing prime-time loss to the Broncos, the Cardinals fired offensive coordinator Mike McCoy and promoted quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich to the job. Rosen went […]