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Costly curse: Ujiri fined $35,000 for expletive

Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri was fined $35,000 and the team docked $25,000 by the NBA on Sunday for his expletive Saturday talking about Washington forward Paul Pierce when addressing fans


Irving, LeBron shine in Cavs' return to playoffs

Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut, LeBron James added 20 in his first postseason game with Cleveland in five years and the Cavaliers opened a run toward an NBA title with a 113-1

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Why are Eagles signing Tebow? (2:07)


Lester thinks on his feet

In the top of the second inning, Cubs pitcher Jon Lester struggles to retrieve the ball from his glove and decides to throw the entire glove with the ball inside it to Anthony Rizzo at first base to tag out Padres shortstop Clint Barmes.

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MLB tip sheets for FanDuel: April 19

Todd Zola serves up lineup advice for those playing in FanDuel daily fantasy baseball contests on April 19.


All-Access: Mayweather's mindset

ESPN's Stephen A. Smith chats with Floyd Mayweather about Mayweather's mindset and quest for a "flawless" performance against Manny Pacquiao.

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Fonfara TKO's Chavez, hands him 1st knockdown

After getting knocked down for the first time in his career in Round 9 by light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara, a badly swollen Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. asked out of the fight.

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Wagering on Winston? (6:50)



Three-game sweep in the Cards?

Adam Wainwright (1-1, 2.08 ERA) takes the hill and looks to help the Cardinals (7-3) complete a sweep against the visiting Reds. Trending downward since a 4-0 start, Cincinnati (5-6) enters tonight's matchup having lost three in a row and six of seven. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Furyk ends drought in Hilton Head

Jim Furyk shot a final-round 8-under 63 and then birdied both playoff holes against Kevin Kisner to win the RBC Heritage, his first victory since 2010.


Final: Mariners 11, Rangers 10

Seattle overcame Texas' seven-run third inning to rally from 10-5 deficit and steal the three-game series from the visiting Rangers on Nelson Cruz's walk-off single in a thriller at Safeco Field. Box score


Sheridan: Tebow an ego move?

ESPN's Phil Sheridan said of the Eagles' plan to sign Tim Tebow: "Guys who have [Chip] Kelly's reputation and pedigree, they want to kind of show that they can get more out of a player than other guys have gotten."


Senators lead Canadiens after 1st

Clarke MacArthur's goal is the difference so far in Ottawa as the Senators lead the Canadiens 1-0 after the first period. Ottawa outshot Montreal 12-9 in the first 20 minutes and had 11 more hits. Follow live


Korver gets the dagger ready

The Nets got the Atlanta lead down to 5, but Kyle Korver pulled up from a triple-threat position and drilled a 3-pointer to get the Hawks crowd back in it with just under 3 minutes remaining in regulation. Follow live


Kevin Arnovitz @kevinarnovitz

Horford about to return to the game for the Hawks. He's got a large megillah of tape around his right pinkie finger and hand.

Horford available for Hawks

Al Horford was officially diagnosed with a dislocated right pinkie and is available to return. The Hawks had likely hoped he wouldn't be needed, but the Nets have narrowed the gap to single digits midway through the fourth quarter. Follow live

Senators strike first at home

Mark Stone found Clarke MacArthur in front of the net and MacArthur put it past Carey Price to give Ottawa a 1-0 lead over Montreal. Follow live

Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

MacArthur opens the scoring but the key play was Karlsson taking a huge hit from Subban on the zone entry to make the play happened, 1-0 Ott

Raptors GM Ujiri releases statement

"I have the deepest respect for Commissioner Silver and the NBA, and while showing passion for our team and fans I will choose my words more carefully in the future so as not to indicate otherwise. I apologize and have acknowledged the fine with the Commissioner. I consider the matter closed, and our sole focus is on the playoffs." Costly curse

Mike Mazzeo @MazzESPN

Swing. Possible six-point swing. Clark misses an open 3. Scott finishes an And-1. And here comes Al Horford. #Nets down 13.

Tebow off the mark

Over the last 10 seasons, no quarterback has completed a lower percentage of his passes (min. 250 attempts) than Tim Tebow, who is reportedly set to sign with the Eagles:


Nets on the outside looking in

It's not like Brooklyn is taking bad shots, necessarily. They just won't go down. The Nets are 0-for-11 on open jumpers so far through three quarters, and they finished 1-for-12 outside the restricted area in the third to fall behind the Hawks by 12 headed to the final frame. Follow live

'Not a Tim Tebow type of QB team'

Back in 2011, Eagles coach Chip Kelly said of his then-Oregon offense: "I look for a quarterback who can run and not a running back who can throw. I want a quarterback who can beat you with his arm. We are not a Tim Tebow type of quarterback team." But are they now?

Royals, A's play the feud

Things got even more heated after Saturday's bench-clearing brawl between the A's and Royals. Four KC players and manager Ned Yost were ejected in Kansas City's 4-2 win.