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Even during pregame, Curry likes to shoot from long range (0:35)
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Stephen A.: I'd sign Durant over LeBron (1:48)
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Westbrook rocking the overalls before Game 4 (0:19)
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7hMike Rodak

Bills GM: Humans not supposed to play football

Bills GM Doug Whaley said football is "a violent game that I personally don't think humans are supposed to play" in response to a question about Sammy Watkins' injury history.

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Best of Sager with NBA stars (0:53)
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Mutombo denies he let Biyombo use finger wag

Dikembe Mutombo denied giving Bismack Biyombo permission to use his signature finger-wag celebration, telling TMZ, "I don't know when that conversation took place. Him and I need to talk."

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Lightning look to close out Penguins in Game 6

Goalie changes and guarantees are all the buzz as Pittsburgh and Tampa Bay collide in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals, which the Lightning can close out with a win on home ice.

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Ravens' Monroe urges NFL to end marijuana ban

Ravens offensive lineman Eugene Monroe is calling on the NFL and the union to end its ban on marijuana, saying the drug is a safer alternative to addictive opioids for players to deal with pain.

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Skip wants Brady to win appeal in U.S. Supreme Court (2:11)
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Draymond: 'I'm never going to be careful' (0:42)
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Durant: 'We all knew' Draymond wouldn't be suspended (0:56)
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9hSteve Wulf

How Chris Sale became Chicago's other ace

On the other side of Chicago, Chris Sale is 9-0 and better than ever. But to go from the best starter on a bad team to a Cy Young candidate on a contender, he had to change his entire mindset.

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Brandon Phillips' 2-year-old son has a blast at practice (0:27)
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Trick shots no match for Serena (0:50)
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Three potential suitors if Yanks trade Beltran

Buster Olney explains why the Yanks should trade veteran Carlos Beltran and examines his trade market, details Giancarlo Stanton's struggles and more.

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Jalen and Jacoby on why LeBron James flops (1:26)
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Story Time: Why 19-year-old Ozzie Guillen got beaned and charged the mound with his bat (3:11)
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Jacob Tamme reads 'mean' tweets (1:26)

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Best of Sager with NBA stars
NBA 

In honor of TNT's Craig Sager being announced as the recipient of the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the 2016 ESPY Awards, look back at NBA coaches and stars paying respect to Sager and disdain to his wardrobe.

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NBA 

Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Penguins with a 1-0 lead after first period. Shots: Pittsburgh 14, Tampa 4.

NHL 

Scott Burnside @ESPN_Burnside

Nice play by Phil Kessel to get enough wood on a bouncing Sidney Crosby pass to sneak it past Andrei Vasilevskiy to make it 1-0 on PP.

Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Pittsburgh capitalizes and scores on the two-man advantage for a 1-0 lead with 1:14 remaining in the first period.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

The OKC crowd boos as Draymond Green is shown on the arena big screens. He looks up at the screens, smiles and waves.

Craig Sager honored to receive Jimmy V award
NBA 

TNT reporter Craig Sager will be awarded the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at the 2016 ESPY Awards in July. Sager shares what the award means to him as he has battled leukemia for the past few years.

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NBA 

Diaz's impressive backward catch
MLB 

Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Díaz makes a nice one-handed backwards catch to start the double play in the top of the second inning against the Cubs. (Live on ESPN, WatchESPN)

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MLB 

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

It's quieter than usual around Curry's pregame ritual. Fans aren't allowed as early here as in some other arenas

Silver: 'We have to do our best to determine what intent is'
NBA 

NBA commissioner Adam Silver says "it was a close call" in regards to not handing Draymond Green a suspension for kicking Steven Adams in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals.

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NBA 

Silver: I swear I never saw Steph's hand
NBA 

NBA commissioner Adam Silver joins SportsCenter to recall the incident where he left Warriors guard Stephen Curry hanging during his MVP presentation.

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NBA 

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Steph Curry goes 5-of-8 from the halfcourt logo during tonight's ridiculously long-range portion of his warmup show.

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Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Ready for Game 6 of Eastern Conference finals between the Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins at Amalie Arena. If Tampa wins, they return to the Stanley Cup finals for the second consecutive season. If the Penguins win, Game 7 will be Thursday in Pittsburgh.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Notice the little kick at the end of Draymond Green's jumpers?

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Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Lightning coach Jon Cooper talks about the importance of having two quality goaltenders on your roster.

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WATCH: Cubs (29-14) at Cardinals (24-21)
MLB 

Despite losing six of their last eight games, the Cubs (29-14) still have the best record in baseball as they look to get back in the win column when they take on Michael Wacha and the Cardinals. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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MLB 

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Draymond Green enters Chesapeake Energy Arena, one of few peaceful moments he'll have in this building tonight.

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Steph Curry's arrival for Game 4:

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Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

Nigel Hayes is returning to Wisconsin. He said in a text: "It was better to work on the skills I would need a year in the NBA a year in advance, rather than three months prior. As a byproduct of that, next year I presume my stock will be higher as well." Hayes' return will likely make the Badgers a top 15 team and a Big Ten title contender after reaching the Sweet 16 under new coach Greg Gard.

Bale: Zidane gives us freedom on the pitch
Soccer 

Gareth Bale spoke ahead of Real Madrid's UCL final about the influence Zinedine Zidane has had since taking over in January.

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Soccer 

Meet the youngest national spelling bee participant
Spelling Bee 

Six-year-old Akash Vukoti is in this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee and would like you to tune in Thursday on ESPN and ESPN2.

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Spelling Bee 

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Steven Adams doesn't put quite as much creative effort into picking his outfits as Russell Westbrook does.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

What's Russell Westbrook wearing? Overalls rolled up at the bottom, a short-sleeve button-up shirt and a funky fedora.

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