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With Paul out, Griffin shows L.A. the way

Notching a second straight triple-double wasn't the only way Blake Griffin delivered in the Clippers' Game 1 win in Houston.

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Source: Bills' Ryan, Collins meet in Baton Rouge

Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan passed through Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and had an unsanctioned meeting with former LSU offensive lineman La'el Collins, a source confirmed to ESPN.

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Fight promoters target Periscope for PPV piracy

Piracy of the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao title fight on unsanctioned streams from Periscope has come into focus as a substantial concern and possible cause of lost pay-per-view orders.

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Monday's MLB Highlights

Cardinals win seventh straight (2:14)

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Olbermann: 'I told you so' (6:24)
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Stephen Curry's SportsCenter conversation (2:22)
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Curry, Warriors' success all connected

A confluence of good things came together for Golden State this season, and Steph Curry's MVP award is just one reward.

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Pronman: Top 100 draft prospects

Sure, Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel are the top two NHL draft prospects. But who goes thereafter? Corey Pronman ranks the top 100, including notes from scouts and executives.

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Curry's plays of the year (2:34)

SportsCenter Clips

Bulls' fast start hurts Cavs (0:40)

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Doc Rivers trolls Rockets fans (0:22)

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Giants finding their groove
MLB 

After a 4-10 start to the season that included an 8-game skid, the defending champs have gone 9-3 in their last 12 games, putting them back at .500.

MLB 

Mayweather open to Pacquiao rematch
Boxing 

Floyd Mayweather would be willing to fight Manny Pacquiao again, saying, "I will fight him in a year after his surgery" in a text to ESPN's Stephen A. Smith this morning. Pacquiao needs rotator cuff surgery and will miss the next 9-12 months.

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Boxing 

Cauley-Stein's name officially changed

The former Kentucky star changed his name from Willie Durmond Cauley Jr. to Willie Trill Cauley-Stein. He wanted to include his mother's last name, and he changed his middle name to "Trill" -- his nickname -- since he was already at the district court.

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ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

Monday, Felix Hernandez became all-time Venezuelan-born strikeout leader & tied Randy Johnson for 2nd place on Mariners career win list

Mariota didn't hear Goodell's 'Marioto'
NFL 

Marcus Mariota to Nashville radio show 3HL on commish Roger Goodell's error on draft night: “He gave me a call ... He apologized, and I’m like, ‘I have no idea what you’re talking about.’ But he was really apologetic and I truly respect that."

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NFL 

ICYMI: Griffin's triple-double powers Clips
NBA 

Los Angeles forward Blake Griffin collected 26 points, 14 rebounds and 13 assists for his second straight triple-double. lifting the Chris Paul-less Clippers to a 117-101 victory over Houston in Game 1.

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NBA 

Could NCAA clock go from 35 to 30?
Men's College Basketball 

J.D. Collins, the new national coordinator of men's basketball officiating, will help his officials adjust to new rules, like a possible shot-clock change for 2015-16. The Rules Committee chair Rick Byrd told ESPN's Andy Katz he expects a reduction in the clock.

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Men's College Basketball 

Champions League semis by the numbers
Soccer 

Four of the most dominating clubs of all time will meet in two-legged semifinals over the next two weeks. Get your homework done now.

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Soccer 

$10M on the line at the Players
Golf 

While the tournament isn't officially a major, the Players Championship will hand out the largest purse on the PGA Tour this season

Golf 

Griffin has back-to-back triple-doubles
NBA 

Blake Griffin is the first player to do that in the playoffs since Jason Kidd in 2002 and he's only the 3rd non-guard to do it in NBA history.

NBA 

OTD: Pete Rose collects 3,000th hit
MLB 

On May 5, 1978, the 37-year-old Rose went 2-for-4 against the Expos, accumulating his 3,000th hit in his 16th season. He'd go on to hit an MLB-record 4,256.

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MLB 

Start picking your lineup, fantasy folks
NFL 

ESPN's Christopher Harris has Chargers RB Melvin Gordon as the top rookie, followed by Bears WR Kevin White. And you won't find Todd Gurley in the top 5 -- he's eighth overall.

NFL 

ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

Clippers: tied NBA playoff record for three-pointers in a half, hitting 11 of 16 in the 2nd half (last with 11- 2011 Mavericks)

Curry's plus-minus through the roof
NBA 

Steph Curry's 2014-15 season is mirroring LeBron James' 2008-09 season, though Curry probably hopes the ending plays out a bit differently.

NBA 

BBTN's Web Gem from Monday
MLB 

It's Elvis Andrus' turn to try to beat out Alex Gordon's six-time reigning Web Gem -- but does the Rangers shortstop's dive and shovel toss to second to turn a double play live up to Gordon's head-first dive into the stands?

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MLB 

Charges dismissed against McClain
NFL 

Alabama prosecutors are dismissing charges against Cowboys LB Rolando McClain stemming from his arrest in a park in his hometown in 2013 when he allegedly cursed at officers and pulled away when they tried to arrest him. Story

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NFL 

Champions League: Boring excellence?
Soccer 

Four of the best teams in the world -- maybe ever -- are about to clash. So why is the world's greatest club competition in danger of becoming boring and too predictable? Spread the excellence

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Soccer 

Bulls vs. LeBron in the playoffs
NBA 

With the Bulls taking Game 1 of the series, it marks the third straight time they've beaten a LeBron James team in a series opener. The bad news? Each of the previous 2 instances, the Bulls lost in 5 games.

NBA 

Steph Curry talks with SportsCenter
NBA 

Said the NBA MVP: "I'm proud of this moment ... but if we fall short of anything other than the ultimate goal of winning a championship, we're going to be very disappointed."

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NBA 

Woods' wrist feeling better
Golf 

Tiger Woods said he didn't do anything for a week after injuring his wrist at the Masters: "I didn't lift. I just did leg stuff. I didn't do anything with my hand. ... It was the front of the wrist. It was a joint that slipped out and I put it back in."

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Golf 

Pronman: Top 100 NHL draft prospects
NHL 

Two generational prospects are available in this summer’s NHL draft: Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel. But who goes after that? See all prospects (Insider)

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NHL 

Health key to Tiger's return
Golf 

On if he can win this week: "I'm finally healthy enough to do it. ... Everything is a full go."

On how he can win: "Making my way up from where I'm at is just going to take consistency."

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Golf