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22mNick Friedell

Sources: Bulls confident Hoiberg is next coach

The Chicago Bulls are quietly confident that Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg will accept an offer to become the next head coach of the team, according to multiple league sources.

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50mColey Harvey

Leah Still suffers setback in cancer treatment

Leah Still, the 5-year-old daughter of Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still, has been diagnosed with veno-occlusive disease resulting from a complication in her recovery from pediatric cancer.

2hKevin Arnovitz

Sefolosha says arrest has hurt his reputation

Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha blames police for the leg injuries he suffered during his April arrest in New York and told ESPN that the incident has damaged his reputation.

23hDavid Schoenfield

Time for some fearless predictions!

Among the predictions: The San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford will win the NL MVP award and the Los Angeles Dodgers will pick up Aroldis Chapman.

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7hESPN.com Staff

Photos: Friday Funnies - Celebration Fails

Celebrations can be pretty epic, but for some ... in not such a great way. A look at some of the top celebration fails on the field.


A Khan victory could spell Mayweather

For more than a year, Amir Khan has been chasing a fight with Floyd Mayweather but has been the bridesmaid. But after his win over Chris Algieri, Khan could get the call for Mayweather's Sept. 12 bout, Dan Rafael writes. Highest profile fighter left?


Angels @Angels

Albert smacks his 10th homer of the season and his second in as many games! 2-0 Halos in the 6th!

D-backs' clutch hitting gets win

Nick Ahmed's solo homer in the 8th broke the tie and A.J. Pollock's 2-run shot in the 9th gave the D-backs the cushion needed for their 7-5 win over the Brewers. Box score


Hoiberg to the Windy City?

The Chicago Bulls are quietly confident that Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg will accept an offer to become the next head coach of the team, multiple league sources tell Nick Friedell. Story


Colabello breaks tie in the 9th

Josh Donaldson's 3-run home run in the 5th got the Blue Jays the tie, and Chris Colabello brought them home on a 2-run shot in the 9th for a 6-4 win over the Twins. Mark Buehrle pitched a 6-hit complete game for his 6th win of the season. Box score


Melrose: 'Tampa Bay is great in New York'

With Ben Bishop shutting out the Rangers and beating Henrik Lundqvist in Game 7, is it time to give him the throne? Not so fast, according to Barry Melrose: "I think he's got to win the next round to be the king, but the guy is an unbelievable player."


Final: Cardinals 3, Dodgers 0

The rain started to fall in St. Louis, but the Cards wrapped things up before weather became a factor. John Lackey allowed just 5 hits and 1 walk over 7 innings in the shutout win. Box score


Amir Khan wins by unanimous decision

Amir Khan and Chris Algieri went the full 12 rounds, but Khan got the unanimous decision win (115-113 and 117-111 twice on the judges' scorecards). Khan improved his record to 31-3 with his fifth straight victory.


Angels sneak one past Tigers

After Anibal Sanchez loaded up the bases in the 4th, an Ian Kinsler error allowed Matt Joyce to reach and the Angels to take a 1-0 lead over the Tigers. Follow live

Final: Lightning 2, Rangers 0

Tampa Bay's two third-period goals powered them to a Game 7 win and a trip to the Stanley Cup finals. The Lightning are now 9-0 in the playoffs when scoring first. Box score


Pirates notch two in the third

After a failed challenge on a Gregory Polanco slide at the plate, Pedro Alvarez clipped a changeup from James Shields in the top of the 3rd for a 2-RBI single to give the Pirates a 2-0 lead over the Padres. Follow live

#VoteDbacks @Dbacks

A.J. Pollock gives the #Dbacks the insurance they were looking for, blasting an opposite field two-run homer to make it 7-4 in the 9th!

Hamilton at home as a Ranger

There's just no comparing Josh Hamilton's power output in his time in and out of a Rangers uniform.