Daily Archive: February 7, 2018

This Wood Won't Float, But It's Stronger Than Steel

(Credit: Nataliia K/Shutterstock) The question of how much wood a woodchuck can chuck may need to be reevaluated — new research published today in Nature reveals a process that can create wood with a...

Stokes denied request to use court back door

12:51 PM ET George Dobell Ben Stokes’ hopes of avoiding the spotlight when he attends court next week appear to have been dashed. ESPNcricinfo understands that Stokes, who is set to appear in Bristol...

At least 3 Eagles pass on White House visit

12:24 PM ET PHILADELPHIA – Safety Malcolm Jenkins, defensive end Chris Long and wide receiver Torrey Smith are among the players on the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles who will decline invitations to the...

Chapman, Seifert set for New Zealand debuts

11:40 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Batsman Mark Chapman and wicketkeeper Tim Seifert have been called up to New Zealand’s T20 squad as they aim to revive their tri-series campaign following the opening-match drubbing at...

Sources: Knicks to deal Hernangomez to Hornets

11:49 AM ET The New York Knicks are finalizing a deal to send center Willy Hernangomez to the Charlotte Hornets for Johnny O’Bryant and two future second-round picks, league sources told ESPN. Hernangomez had...

Mumbai Indians appoint Malinga as bowling mentor

11:22 AM ET ESPNcricinfo staff Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been named bowling mentor of Mumbai Indians ahead of IPL 2018. Malinga, who has had a long-standing association with the franchise, will...