Power Rankings: Maple Leafs have turned into front-runners

2:54 PM ET Our committee of 20 hockey experts has voted. Granted, it's based on a small sample size, but the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins no longer rule the Power Rankings roost. A young, high-scoring squad has roused its long-suffering fan base in Toronto to become the early

Red Sox’s leadership problems go far beyond John Farrell

6:32 PM ET play 0:51 After five seasons that included one World Series championship and three division titles, the Red Sox have parted ways with manager John Farrell. BOSTON -- Shut down Twitter. Silence the sports-talk airwaves. John Farrell is gone. That's right, New England. The Boston Red Sox finally heard you. It took longer than you

The road to the Red River Showdown for its new coaches

9:00 AM ET Sam Khan Jr. Close ESPN Staff Writer Covers Texas A&M and the SEC. Joined ESPN in 2012. Graduate of the University of Houston. Jake Trotter Close ESPN Staff Writer Covers the Big 12 Joined ESPN.com in 2011 Graduate of Washington & Lee University For the first time since 1947, Oklahoma and Texas will enter their annual rivalry game each having