Bolt offered full-time Mariners contract – agent

Central Coast Mariners have offered Usain Bolt a full-time playing contract after he impressed during a trial, his agent Ricky Simms has told ESPN. Source link

Dodgers OF Bellinger named NLCS MVP

The Dodgers' Cody Bellinger (23 years, 99 days) is the youngest position player to win a postseason MVP award. Source link

Powered by Puig, Dodgers muscle their way back to the World Series

Game 7 slugging and a little bit of swagger gave the Dodgers the lead they needed to finally get past the Brewers and return to the Fall Classic. Source link

LeBron's L.A. coronation interrupted by the reality of conflict and challenges

For two hours, Staples Center looked like the NBA at the peak of its cultural power. Then it was hijacked by fisticuffs. Source link

Mourinho on clash with coach: I told him to forget it

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he has forgiven Chelsea coach Marco Ianni for his celebration of Ross Barkley's late equaliser. Source link

Scrum erupts late in Rockets-Lakers game

Chris Paul and Rajon Rondo were both ejected from Saturday's Rockets-Lakers game in the fourth quarter after a multiplayer fight erupted. Source link

Red Sox (-135) open as World Series favorites

Oddsmakers at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook set the Red Sox as minus-135 favorites in early betting, with the Dodgers made plus-115 to win the World Series. Source link

Bring on Alabama-Clemson IV, and more Week 8 observations

The Tide and Tigers keep marching toward a playoff rematch, with both teams looking stronger than ever. Source link

Source: Gronk still in NE, 'highly unlikely' to play

Rob Gronkowski, dealing with an ankle issue, stayed behind in New England as the Patriots traveled to Chicago for Sunday's game, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. Source link

Cornhuskers' Frost celebrates 'overdue' first win

After six straight loses to open the season, the Nebraska Cornhuskers got first-year head coach Scott Frost his first win at the helm of his alma mater with Saturday's 53-28 decision over Minnesota. Source link