Favoritessettings

play1:59
Justin K. Aller/Getty Images
12m

Penguins prevail in OT, take 3-1 series lead

Another game, another nailbiter in the Capitals-Penguins series. After a scoreless third period forced overtime, Pittsburgh got a goal from Patric Hornqvist to win Game 4 at home.

play
Cavs destroy NBA 3-point records (2:28)
play
Muscala's head gets the assist on Shumpert's 3 (0:18)
AP Photo/Brandon Dill
1mMarc Stein

Sources: Rockets interviewed D'Antoni for job

The Rockets have interviewed veteran head coach Mike D'Antoni for their vacant position, while interim coach J.B. Bickerstaff has withdrawn his name from contention, according to sources.

play
Highlights: Real Madrid 1-0 Manchester City (1:33)
play
Ortiz hits go-ahead homer for Red Sox (0:22)
play
Ahmed needs a better place to keep his sunflower seeds (0:29)
Joyce Marshall/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS via Getty Images
5hBen Goessling

Vikings' Peterson donating $100K to flood relief

Adrian Peterson is donating more than $100,000 to relief efforts in his hometown of Palestine, Texas, after flash flooding killed six people there, including a former high school teammate.

Kevin Jairaj/USA TODAY Sports
6hRoyce Young

OKC's Waiters on Spurs: 'One guy can't beat us'

LaMarcus Aldridge of the Spurs is coming off of a 41-point Game 2, but Thunder guard Dion Waiters says the San Antonio big man alone isn't enough to beat Oklahoma City.

ESPN Illustration
141dESPN.com

Star Wars: The Starting Lineups

Creating the ultimate All-Star teams for baseball, basketball, cricket, hockey, football and soccer using Star Wars characters takes skills that are out of this galaxy. With the Force as our ally, we've tackled the challenge.

play
Wilbon: Cubs can get 110-118 wins (1:47)
play
Dancing ump gets his groove on (0:22)
play
Dickerson was offered a new home, $50,000 during recruitment (1:22)
play
11 things you undeniably missed when Kyle Lowry dropped that halfcourt buzzer-beater (1:19)
play
Khan, Alvarez ready to face off (0:39)
play
Stanton got all of that one (0:23)

Now

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Paul Millsap couldn't believe he witnessed the Cavaliers bury 25 three-pointers: "What happened? Not a clue... it's a lot of 3's man. I mean -- I'm speechless... I'm a man who believes anything is possible. And the impossible happened tonight."

Penguins top Caps in OT, own 3-1 series lead
NHL 

Patric Hornqvist recorded an assist and the game-winning goal as Pittsburgh edged Washington 3-2.

play1:59
NHL 

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James said the Golden State Warriors not only have changed the way the game is played with their shooting but also because they have multiple players who can do multiple things on the floor. He said he likes having the Cavs be a well-balanced team, likening it to a balanced NFL offense.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Asked if he has ever thought what it would be like to be able to play like J.R. Smith, LeBron James chuckled. "That is almost a trick question right there," James cracked. "What do you mean? That you can shoot any shot that you want?"

Hornqvist nets OT winner for Penguins
NHL 

Patric Hornqvist pounced on a loose puck to give Pittsburgh the victory in Game 4 and a 3-1 series lead over the Capitals.

play0:35
NHL 

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Cardinals rally for two runs in the bottom of the ninth, handing Jeanmar Gomez his first blown save. The inning included Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez pinch-running and getting thrown out after rounding third base too far. The Phillies decided to pitch to Matt Holliday with first base open instead of the slumping Randal Grichuk and Holliday delivered the winning hit.

Mike Muscala's head sets up Cavs 3-pointer
NBA 

It was that type of night as Cleveland set an NBA record from beyond the arc with 25 triples.

play0:18
NBA 

Cavs set 3-point record in rout of Hawks
NBA 

The Cavaliers connected on a single-game record 25 3-pointers to roll to a 123-98 rout and a 2-0 series lead.

play1:23
NBA 

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors F Luis Scola on PG Kyle Lowry via Toronto Star: "His shot looks right, everything looks right. The only thing that looks bad to me is his body language. He is beaten. And he shouldn't be. There's only two players as to why we're here, and it's him and DeMar DeRozan. He's the soul of our team. He's everything to us. I don't care if he misses every shot from now on. I'm ok with that. I'll lose with him. I'll lose with him because he took me all the way here."

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer on message to team after getting demolished by Cavs: "We're going home. It's one game. We're heading to Atlanta... When you get beaten soundly (like this), I think it does draw on pride."

Stanton smashes 427-foot HR to center
MLB 

Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton crushed his ninth home run of the season to help Miami to a 4-3 win over Arizona.

play0:23
MLB 

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavs are now 6-0 in the playoffs after a 123-98 win over Atlanta in Game 2.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Game 2 is finally over. Cleveland buried the Hawks underneath a three-point avalanche, drilling an NBA record 25 three-pointers in the game. Cavs win 123-98 as Hawks retreat to Atlanta down 2-0 and nowhere close to solving the LeBron hex. James is now 10-0 lifetime against Atlanta in the postseason.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Despite tallying seven hits and four walks, the Orioles got shut out by the Yankees 7-0. The loss, in which Baltimore grounded into three inning-ending double plays and stranded eight runners, drops the Birds into a first-place tie with Boston.

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Harlan killing time in the middle of this blowout: "Did I tell you I went to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame yesterday?"

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Cavs just tied the record for most made three-pointers in a regular season or postseason game with their 23rd trey of the night.

You win some, you lose some
MLB 

In Nick Ahmed's case, you snag the ball going up the middle, but you lose the sunflower seeds in your pocket.

play0:29
MLB 

Jays walk off for second straight night
MLB 

Russell Martin's RBI single in the ninth gave the Blue Jays a 4-3 victory over the Rangers. Justin Smoak was the hero Tuesday night.

play0:30
MLB 

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Standing ovation for J.R. Smith when he checks out of the game with 23 points in 28 minutes with 50.8 seconds remaining in the third quarter and the Cavs up by 36.

Big Papi hits go-ahead homer for Red Sox
MLB 

Red Sox DH David Ortiz took White Sox pitcher Carlos Rodon deep to right field for a go-ahead two-run home run in the fifth. It's Ortiz's sixth home run of the season. (Live on ESPN)

play0:22
MLB