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1mJohn Oreovicz

Rookie Alexander Rossi wins Indianapolis 500

American driver Alexander Rossi conserved fuel in the closing laps and came home first in the 100th Indianapolis 500.

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All-Access: A tale of two halves (1:55)
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Stephen A.: Durant, Westbrook 'flat-out choked' (1:55)
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Warriors force Game 7 with epic victory (1:41)
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UC Davis grad impersonates LeBron (0:28)
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UNC goalie was the difference in women's lacrosse championship (1:50)
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Utley gets revenge with grand slam (0:29)
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Royals cap wild comeback with magical ninth inning (1:28)
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4dMike Sando

2016 offseason grades for all 32 NFL teams

Which NFL teams actually made themselves better this offseason? Our crew of NFL Insiders dissects all the relevant draft picks and deals, grading each franchise's performance.

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7hJeff Carlisle

Carlisle: Wood, Nagbe, Pulisic on the cusp

Are United States young guns Bobby Wood, Darlington Nagbe and Christian Pulisic ready to step up at the Copa America? Jeff Carlisle takes a look.

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5hLaurence Edmondson

Hamilton wins dramatic Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton claims a superb first victory of 2016 in Monaco after Red Bull blundered and threw away what looked like a certain win for Daniel Ricciardo.

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1dBen Arledge

Smith at peace with infamous Stanley Cup own goal

Thirty years ago, Steve Smith became hockey's Bill Buckner when his infamous gaffe cost the Oilers a chance at a Cup. Now he's helping other young defensemen weather the ups and downs in the NHL.

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Wawrinka plays tennis with ball boy
Tennis 

To pass the time during an injury delay, Stan Wawrinka decided to hit the ball around with one of the ball boys at the French Open.

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Rossi celebrates in Indy 500 Victory Circle

After watching the race from Monaco last year, Alexander Rossi is at a loss for words in winning the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 on his very first try.

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Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

Going to the back nine of the Dean & DeLuca invitational Ryan Palmer has a one shot lead over Jordan Spieth. Palmer is from Fort Worth, TX and a member here at Colonial Country Club. Spieth is from Dallas, TX. Huge crowd is almost 50/50 in who they're rooting for!

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Rossi has just enough fuel to win

Rookie Alexander Rossi crosses the finish line to win the 100th Indianapolis 500 with enough fuel to make the full 500 miles.

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Bob Pockrass NASCAR 

NASCAR has pushed the green flag of its Sprint Cup race tonight 10 minutes earlier to 6:08 p.m. Eastern as it hopes to outrace rain bands of tropical depression Bonnie. The race takes more than four hours to complete as it runs 400 laps and a series-longest 600 miles. If 200 laps are complete and rains come, the race would be official if NASCAR determined it can't resume the race in a reasonable time.

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Alexander Rossi wins the Indy 500. His sponsor NAPA decided to sponsor his car just 10 days ago.

How to bet the Stanley Cup finals
NHL 

Ben Arledge expects the series to go six or seven games, but thinks the Sharks aren't getting the respect they deserve. No-brainer bet (Insider)

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NHL 

OTD: Yankees blast back against Red Sox

On this date in 1927, the Yankees demontrated their "Five O'Clock Lightning" by scoring seven runs in the eighth inning against the Red Sox, eventually winning 15-7. Follow the 1927 Yankees all season long in real time. '27 Yankees on Twitter

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Stephen A.: Durant, Westbrook 'flat-out choked'
NBA 

Stephen A. Smith now believes the Oklahoma City Thunder have only a slim chance of winning Game 7 against the Warriors.

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Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

San Jose Sharks' Joe Pavelski discusses the ebbs and flows of the organization in recent season and how those experiences have helped the team reach the Stanley Cup finals against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer 

Sharks forward Joe Thornton on what he likes best about the Stanley Cup: "It's beautiful."

Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns believes teammate Joe Thornton is one of the best players in the world. The respect Thornton has in the dressing room is second to none and the Sharks hope to end this season with a Stanley Cup championship.

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Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Pittsburgh Penguins veteran defenseman Trevor Daley season ended with a broken left ankle during the Eastern Conference finals. Now that the Penguins have advanced to the Stanley Cup finals, he will still be a part of the team and do anything to help out. Fellow blueliner Brian Dumoulin appreciates Daley's contributions.

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ESPNTennis @ESPNTennis

Rain returns in Paris and play is suspended, likely for the night. Halep leading Stosur 5-3. Radwanska leading Pironkova 6-2 3-0.

Forecasting the future
NBA 

Which team is best suited to challenge the Warriors and Cavs over the next three years? Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton offer an outlook for every NBA franchise. Future Power Rankings

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Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer 

Sidney Crosby talks about how his comfort level on the big stage has grown through the years.

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Olney: Syndergaard ejection highlights inconsistency
MLB 

Buster Olney says MLB needs to figure out how to handle pitchers throwing at batters more consistently in the wake of Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard throwing behind Chase Utley.

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OTD: Rickey Henderson sets record
MLB 

On May 29, 1990 Henderson broke Ty Cobb's 62-year-old American League stolen base record when he swiped No. 893.

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Anatomy of the Warriors' comeback
NBA 

So much happened in so little time. Here's how Golden State beat the odds to force Game 7. A desperate champion

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