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Michelle Obama to Present the Arthur Ashe Courage Award for Special Olympics Founder Eunice Kennedy Shriver at The 25th ESPYS on ABC on July 12
ESPN will posthumously honor Eunice Kennedy Shriver with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at The 25th ESPYS Presented by Capital One. The company today announced that former First Lady Michelle Obama will present the award to Timothy Shriver who is the Chairman of Special Olympics and will accept the award on his mother’s behalf.
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ESPN’s Presentation of UEFA Women’s EURO 2017(TM) Kicks off July 16
ESPN’s presentation of UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 from The Netherlands will kick off Sunday, July 16, with the hosts facing off against Norway at Noon ET on ESPN3 and streaming live on the ESPN app. A second match from Group A will stream at 2:45 p.m. ET as Denmark takes on Belgium. All 31 matches of UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 will air live on the ESPN networks, with the group stage, quarterfinals and semifinals streaming on ESPN3 and the ESPN app, with the final airing from Enschede on ESPNU on Sunday, Aug. 6, and the trophy presentation immediately following the match.
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ESPN Announces Sponsors for The 25th ESPYS
Today ESPN is unveiling the roster of sponsors for The 25th ESPYS Presented by Capital One®. First-time associate sponsors include adidas, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Dove Men+Care, HBO’s "Ballers," Maui Jim, and Nationwide. Returning associate sponsors include Cadillac, Coors Light, Gatorade, and Warner Bros.
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Wimbledon’s “Manic Monday” Filled with the Game’s Best
· “The Greatest Day in Tennis” – Everyone Plays; 16 Men, 16 Women

· Venus, Murray & Federer on Centre Court – ESPN

· Djokovic, Nadal and Top Seed Kerber Headline ESPN2

· “Cross Court Coverage” – ESPN, ESPN2 all Day – Returns Monday-Wednesday
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Stephen A. Smith Says Kevin Durant Is Scared of LeBron James, So He Didn't Join Wizards - YouTube
Stephen A. Smith: Kevin Durant didn't sign with the Washington Wizards to stay out of the Eastern Conference and avoid LeBron James until the NBA Finals.
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College Lacrosse: No. 4 Notre Dame faces Georgetown Saturday, Feb. 18 on ESPNU
The second week of the college lacrosse is underway, with Georgetown facing No. 4 Notre Dame at The Star in Frisco, Texas, Saturday, Feb. 18 (2 p.m. ET, ESPNU). A women’s game between No. 18 Stanford and No. 8 Duke will follow at 5 p.m. on ESPN3 from The Star. A former standout at Georgetown, Sheehan Stanwick-Burch will serve as an analyst and reporter, joining Quint Kessenich and Paul Carcaterra for both games.
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UConn’s 100th-Consecutive Win is Highest-Rated College Basketball Game on ESPN2 This Season; Highest Women’s College Basketball Regular-Season Overnight Since 2010
Top ranked UConn’s 66-55 milestone 100th-consecutive victory over No. 6 South Carolina on Monday, Feb. 13 (9 p.m. ET, ESPN2), delivered a 0.9 overnight rating, marking the highest-rated college basketball game on ESPN2 this season among men’s and women’s telecasts, and the highest-rated women’s college basketball regular-season game since 2010.