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Power Rankings: How the Big Ten could make March difficult

Only two of the conference's teams are in this week's rankings, but several others are close by. Selection Sunday could be very interesting. ... Continue Reading

In Europe and Asia, fans pay tribute to Kobe

In Europe and Asia, where Kobe Bryant had great popularity, fans and politicians reacted to his sudden death. ... Continue Reading

Source: Kobe copter in climb before rapid dive

The helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant that crashed Sunday was in a climbing turn at about 2,400 feet before it turned into a dive, a source told ESPN. According to flight-tracking data, the copter was in a 4,000-feet-per-minute descent when it crashed. ... Continue Reading

The NBA world mourns the death of Kobe

The NBA and sports worlds shared their condolences after the death of the Lakers legend at age 41. ... Continue Reading

Remembering Kobe: Relentless, curious and infinitely complicated

The Los Angeles Lakers legend was a man with limitless possibilities. ... Continue Reading

FA Cup review: Liverpool at fault for replay

Shrewsbury taps into cup magic and Man United gets it right. Here are the top takeaways from the weekend. ... Continue Reading

Teams take 24-second violations in Kobe's honor

Teams took turns taking shot clock violations in honor of the No. 24 that Kobe Bryant wore to open their games on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

Shaken Tiger on Kobe's death: 'Shocking, tragic'

"It's one of the most shocking, tragic days that I've ever been a part of in a very quick span here,'' Tiger Woods said Sunday, reacting to the news of Kobe Bryant's death. ... Continue Reading

Ionescu on bond with Kobe: 'This season's for him'

Fighting back tears, Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu told ESPN that she is dedicating her senior season to close friend Kobe Bryant. "Everything I do, I do it for him," she said. ... Continue Reading

Juco legend among helicopter-crash victims

John Altobelli was entering his 27th season as the head coach of the OCC baseball program, with which he won four state titles. He also coached Mets star Jeff McNeil in the Cape Cod League. ... Continue Reading