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Follow live: Day 2 at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal is one of several top men's seeds taking the court Tuesday. Roger Federer and Andy Murray also play their first-round matches (live on ESPN/WatchESPN).

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Sources: Aldridge to meet Lakers, Rockets first

The Lakers and Rockets will get the first opportunities to meet with LaMarcus Aldridge shortly after the free-agency period officially begins at 9:01 p.m. PT Tuesday in Los Angeles.

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Nance was 'terrified' of Kobe's reaction to tweet

Lakers draft pick Larry Nance Jr. said he was "terrified" of his new teammate Kobe Bryant's reaction to a tweet Nance sent in 2012 that referenced a 2012 sexual assault case involving Bryant.

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8hRamona Shelburne

Wade forgoes option with Heat, will be free agent

Dwyane Wade, a perennial All-Star and three-time NBA champion, has decided to not pick up his option with the Miami Heat for next year, announcing his decision through a representative.

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Russell Wilson: 'Let my play speak for itself' (2:49)
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Anderson takes perfect game into seventh (0:46)
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Brief history of strange kicker/punter moments

Steve Weatherford isn't the first punter or kicker to draw attention for something besides booting footballs. We revisit the "idiot kicker," the ax mishap and other kicking fraternity weirdness.

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Olbermann: Video replay is killing baseball (6:05)
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Diving Frisbee catch coming in hot! (0:31)
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Which athletic achievements deserve an ESPY?

Your vote decides who will take home the ESPY for Best Male and Female Athlete, Best Play and so much more. The results will air on the 2015 ESPYS on July 15 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

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Lions fan with laser pointer fined

An 18-year-old from West Bloomfield, Mich., has been sentenced to 80 hours of community service and a $235 fine for using a laser pointer during a Lions-Bills game to distract Bills players. Marko Beslach, who had boasted on Twitter about the pointer, has also been banned from Ford Field.

No getting the drop on Nadal
Tennis 

Thomaz Bellucci hit a nice drop shot in the second set, but Rafael Nadal responds with a great drop shot of his own to win the point. Nadal leads 6-4, 2-0.

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Tennis 

Boston Bruins @nhlbruins

The #NHLBruins have signed blueliner Adam McQuaid to a four-year contract extension through the 2018-19 season.

NBA big men changing places
NBA 

Over the past 3 seasons, LaMarcus Aldridge, Kevin Love and DeMarcus Cousins are the only 3 players to average 20 PPG and 10 RPG. All 3 could change teams, either in a trade (Cousins) or via free agency (Aldridge, Love).

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NBA 

Federer takes Centre Court
Tennis 

Roger Federer begins his 17th Wimbledon, seeking his 8th title, as he faces Damir Dzumhur in the first round. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Tennis 

Jerry Crasnick @jcrasnick

"When I asked Pete to be our manager on an interim basis, we had to wait for (him) to say yes,'' Amaro said. "He graciously accepted.''

Countdown to the Body Issue: 6 days
NBA 

Blake Griffin in the 2011 Body Issue was a slam dunk, as the new issue out July 6 is sure to be.

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Brian Urlacher's fishing adventures

Brian Urlacher might not be a Pro Bowl Bears linebacker anymore. But he still goes hard -- at fishing. Urlacher reels big fish

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Watch: Rafael Nadal with strong start
Tennis 

Nadal took the first set 6-4 from Thomaz Bellucci after entering Wimbledon as the 10-seed -- the first time he hasn’t been among the top 5 seeds at the event since his first appearance in 2003. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Scottie Pippen: I was LeBron before LeBron
NBA 

"They want to compare him to the greatest whether it be Michael Jordan or Magic Johnson, but he's more closer to myself. It's natural for folks to say that, but if you look at how he plays the game and how I played the game, you'll see more similarities with us." (via Northeast Ohio Media Group)

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Green willing to work with Warriors

Draymond Green can get a contract starting at $15.8M this season but is willing to take less than the maximum to remain with the Warriors, sources told the San Jose Mercury News. The two sides will meet at 9:01 p.m. PT on Tuesday to try and reach an agreement.

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MLB 

George Springer made a terrific diving catch in center field, but can he take down the whole of Miami's infield on his own?

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Jim Harbaugh ... babysitter?
College Football 

The Michigan coach babysat current 3-star DE Connor Murphy (2016), when Murphy was just 8 due to a Murphy family emergency during Harbaugh's visit: "Not many people can say they sat down on the living room floor with Jim Harbaugh and D.J Durkin and played chess and drank milk with them." (via Sports360arizona)

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College Football 

Mets' Matz a hero -- sandwich, that is
MLB 

New York's Steven Matz -- who allowed two runs in 7 2/3 IP and went 3-for-3 with 4 RBIs in his MLB debut Sunday -- visited the hometown deli that named a sandwich after him with teammate Jacob deGrom on Monday. Matz didn't order his personal sub but called it "cool" to have his own hero. (via Newsday)

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MLB 

Howard Bryant @hbryant42

Best rally of the match so far. Rafa with a crushing BH winner. 15-40. How will he play this big point? With a massive BH winner. He breaks

NFL launches prep academy
NFL 

The four-day seminar included 40 of the top incoming high school sophomores, as well as a parent or guardian. Explained NFL VP of player engagement Charles Way: "It's not about football. We're trying to teach them how to become better men and what it looks like to be a leader with the values we live by and what has made the NFL the best brand in America."

NFL 

That had to hurt
Tennis 

Hey, Alexandr Dolgopolov -- when attempting to return a ball, try not to hit yourself in the face instead.

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Jim Brown: No in-between with Manziel
NFL 

"I believe he's going to be a star or he's going to be a bust. There's no in-between. I like Johnny. He creates action. But there's no middle ground on Johnny. He's going to be that guy, or he's probably going to be out of there. I like it that way, because they need dynamics at quarterback." (via USA Today Sports)

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