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8mIain Macintosh

Macintosh: Wales knock out Belgium

Pushed early by Belgium, underdog Wales hit back, shocking the world No. 2 to advance at Euro 2016.

Robson-Kanu's classy finish gives Wales the lead (0:56)
25-shot rally goes McHale's way (1:08)
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47mChris Broussard

Source: Howard impressed by Hawks meeting

Dwight Howard had a good meeting with the Hawks on Friday, a source tells ESPN. It was the only meeting he has scheduled with a team so far.

Windhorst: Lakers have hit 'rock-bottom' (2:14)
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15mZach Lowe

The delicate balance of NBA team building

The Mavs and the Knicks are learning how quickly the free-agency period can fill your hopes with good and bad uncertainty about the future.

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8hKeith Law and Christopher Crawford

Top international prospects and where they're likely to sign

Keith Law and Christopher Crawford rank the top teenage talents expected to sign after the international signing period begins this weekend, including highly touted Venezuelan Kevin Maitan.

Thank you, Mike Tirico (3:58)
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    1dLatria Graham

    Woman walks topless to Washington

    Paulette Leaphart, who was featured in Beyonce's "Lemonade" video, completed a walk from Biloxi, Mississippi, to Washington to meet with Congress and advance the conversation about cancer.

6mEric Tamiso

The 10 most important events in UFC history

With the landmark UFC 200 card right around the corner, Eric Tamiso looks back on the most important events that helped UFC -- and the sport of mixed martial arts -- get to where it is today.


Scott Burnside ESPN Senior Writer 

The Stanley Cup finalist San Joe Sharks gobbled up the top remaining free agent forward on the market Friday signing Mikkel Boedker to a four-year deal worth $16 million. It is a calculated risk for San Jose GM Doug Wilson as the 26-year-old Boedker has never hit the 20-goal plateau. But the former 8th overall pick in the 2008 draft is blessed with terrific speed and the hope is he will develop into a top six forward with Sharks.


Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Solomon Hill confirms via twitter that he's headed to New Orleans.

Wales' fans may just have won the day

While their team was doing the actual winning, no one partied like the Welsh supporters in their fan zone.


Wales' semifinal ticket punched

It shocked Belgium with three top-notch goals and that sets up a date with Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal in the semis.


Wales shocks Euros; refuses to go home
European Championship 

With a 3-1 win over Belgium, Wales will reach its first major-tournament semifinals ever. It also is first British nation to reach a major semifinal since England at the Euros in 1996. Match report

European Championship 

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Timing is everything. Steph playing in last year of four-year of $44 million contract. Solomon Hill just got $52 million for four years.


Picture-perfect header

Sam Vokes put this in the perfect spot to give Wales a seemingly insurmountable 3-1 lead vs. Belgium in the 85th minute.


evan turner @thekidet

Thank you Boston!!! I hope there will always be a place for me to Paak the Caa in Haavaad Yaaaad... I appreciate all the support!! C's up🍀🍀

Jeremy Lin to make Steph Curry money

Brooklyn broke the bank to bring Lin to town and Antonio Davis is amazed at the numbers.


Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

A fun part of the Grizzlies' pitch to Chandler Parsons: a FaceTime call from Memphis minority owner Justin Timberlake.

Some bad news for Wales despite 2-1 lead
European Championship 

If Wales advances, key players Aaron Ramsey and Ben Davies will miss the semifinal against Portugal with two yellow cards. Watch on ESPN, WatchESPN

European Championship 

Rain pushes some matches to Sunday

There will be matches on the Middle Sunday at Wimbledon, a traditional day of rest, for just the fourth time ever (1991, 1997 and 2004).


Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans have reached a verbal agreement with Indiana Pacers small forward Solomon Hill, sources tell ESPN's Marc Stein. Hill, 25, established himself as quality defender last season (+0.39 DRPM) with the ability to guard positions 2-4. He's not much of a shooter at this point (32.4% from 3) but he's a tough, high-energy player with room to grow.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 senior Taurean Thompson has committed to Syracuse, his mother confirms to ESPN. He was the final uncommitted ESPN 100 prospect in 2016.

25-shot rally worth a watch

This insane rally went to Christina McHale -- but Serena Williams got the last laugh, winning the second-round match in three sets.


Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

The Cavs will have three days starting July 7 to match Milwaukee's looming four-year, $38.5 million offer sheet to guard Matthew Dellavedova


Robson-Kanu fools Belgian defense

This was the fourth international goal for Robson-Kanu. All three of the others were game-winners in 2-1 competitive wins.


Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

David Backes on signing with the Boston Bruins: "It's a blue-collar, don't take crap from anybody type of team. That's how I've built my game in 10 years in the league. . . Seemed like an awesome fit hockey-wise . . . A match made in heaven."

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

16 hours into NBA free agency, teams have committed to $1.22 billion in new contracts.


Kyrgios scolds reporter

Nick Krygios lambasted a journalist for accusing him of using bad language in his match with Dustin Brown Friday.


Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ravens TE Darren Waller, who was suspended four games, will be eligible to return to the Ravens' active roster on Monday, Oct. 3. Waller is eligible to participate in all preseason practices and games.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

Hardly a day of rainbows for Novak Djokovic, but the sky looks nice.