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Love, Cavs look to finish what they started

Kevin Love could have bolted for many reasons, but he saw in the postseason what he and the Cavaliers can accomplish.

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Source: Mayweather's May haul at least $220M

Floyd Mayweather will earn almost as much for 36 minutes in the ring in May as Tim Duncan has made in his 18-year career with the San Antonio Spurs ($235 million).

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It's Bobby Bonilla's payday

Bobby Bonilla's buyout when his Mets career ended calls for him to be paid $1,193,248.20 annually on July 1 from 2011-2035.

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Does a Messi goal beat a Rousey armbar?

No. 3 Lionel Messi faces off against No. 6 Ronda Rousey in the ESPYS bracket for Best Play. Vote now and learn more about the nominations at 8 tonight (ESPN2, Watch ESPN).


Warriors re-sign Green to 5 years, $85M

The Warriors have agreed to terms on a five-year, $85 million deal with free agent forward Draymond Green, according to Bleacher Report. Green told the website: "It's been a long journey to get to this point, whether it's always trying to overcome the odds, overcome doubters, but to be in this position, signing back with the Warriors is amazing."

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Doubt Draymond Green would re-sign?

ESPN senior writer Ramona Shelburne: "There wasn't really a doubt. There was more like a pause. ... The first conversation, there was a gap in what he wanted versus what they were offering. But essentially he was just watching everyone else get obscene amounts of money."


Previewing U.S.A.-Japan WWC final

Julie Foudy succinctly summarizes the American's mindset: "This is the match they want."


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Twenty-five minutes left in the wildest July 1 we've ever seen on Planet Roundball. C'mon, NBA. Don't be wasteful

Astros reign in battle of AL leaders

Jose Altuve (3-for-4, 2 runs) starred for Houston, who swept the Royals with a 6-5 win tonight. Both teams remain atop their respective divisions. Box score


Chicharito's injury

Mexico star Javier Chicharito Hernandez took a hard fall in tonight's warm-up match vs. Honduras and fractured his collarbone, according to ESPN's John Sutcliffe.


Kings of the AL in tight battle

The Astros and Royals -- the AL's best teams record-wise -- are heading to the 9th with Houston leading 6-5 and Kansas City coming up to bat. Follow live

Yankees end slump vs. Angels

The Yankees scored three runs, matching their combined total over the previous three games, to back a solid effort from Nathan Eovaldi & Co. and avoid a sweep in Anaheim. Box score


Jose Fernandez is back ... but beware

The 2013 NL Rookie of the Year makes his return from Tommy John surgery Thursday. Exciting news? Most definitely. However, Stephania Bell tempers the excitement. Velocity's good, but concerning

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Source: Asik returning to Pelicans

Omer Asik and the Pelicans are finalizing terms to keep the big man on New Orleans' front line alongside Anthony Davis, according to Marc Stein. Davis was signed to a five-year, $145 million extension with the Pelicans in the opening minutes of free agency.

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Report: Chicharito fractures collarbone

Mexico has suffered a major loss in advance of the upcoming Gold Cup as star Javier Hernandez injured his shoulder in tonight's friendly against Honduras. ESPN's John Sutcliffe reports that the injury is a fractured collarbone. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN


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This is the 2nd time in history the Cubs have shut out the Mets in consecutive games Previous instance: April 17-18, 1973 at Shea Stadium

Cubs improve to 6-0 against Mets

Starlin Castro drove in the first run of the game in the 11th on an infield single but late scoring worked out for Chicago. In their six wins against the Mets, the Cubs have held New York to only 10 runs. Box score


Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

New contract to keep Asik alongside Anthony Davis on Pelicans' front line, I'm told, on course to be verbally agreed by night's end

Sepp Blatter: 'I am not corrupt'

The FIFA President told German magazine Bunte that he has a "clear conscience" and "Whoever accuses me of being corrupt has to prove it first. But nobody can do that because I'm not corrupt."

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Marlins win 2nd straight on walk-off HR

Justin Bour hit a three-run homer to right field in the ninth to send the Marlins to a 6-5 walk-off win against the Giants in Miami.


Posey could miss time after hit on mask

Buster Posey left tonight's game in the 6th inning after taking a foul ball off his mask earlier in the night. While he passed concussion tests, Giants manager Bruce Bochy said Posey would rest a day or two if necessary.


Shump won't dump Cavs

Iman Shumpert has agreed to a four-year, $40M contract to remain with the Cavaliers, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst and multiple reports. Shumpert averaged 9.1 ppg and 4.9 rpg for the Cavs in the playoffs, but disappeared in the NBA Finals.

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'Cavs could not replace Iman Shumpert'

ESPN's Brian Windhorst: "Had he left in free agency, they would not have the mechanism to D up a wing defensive player and shoot 3's alongside LeBron James."