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Rubin: Mets stay on roll, avoid letdown with rout

With Yoenis Cespedes driving in four runs and rookie Michael Conforto delivering his first big league homer, the Mets romped in Miami and moved ahead of the Nats in the NL East.

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Rousey KO's Correia in claymation (0:29)
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17mDan Graziano

Source: Brady to appear at Aug. 12 hearing

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will appear in person for a court-mandated Deflategate settlement hearing Aug. 12 in New York City, a source confirmed to ESPN on Monday.

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Romo, Witten Conversation (5:07)
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Sports Matter: Episode 1 presented by DICK'S Sporting Goods (4:00)
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Beltre hits for the cycle (2:27)
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Someone get this kangaroo a putter (0:30)
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CFL player forgets how to play Canadian football (1:15)
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13hDarren Rovell

Sources: Adidas makes $200M bid for Harden

Adidas has submitted a bid of $200 million over 13 years to sign Rockets forward James Harden, whose deal with Nike recently expired, sources told ESPN.com.

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Minor leaguer sets homer record with No. 433

Mike Hessman, an infielder for Triple-A Toledo in the Detroit Tigers' system, became the career home runs leader for U.S.-based minor leagues Monday, hitting his 433rd in the seventh inning.

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Former Lions great Farr, '67 offensive ROY, dies

Former Detroit Lions running back Mel Farr has died at age 70, the franchise announced late Monday. Farr was the No. 7 overall pick in the 1967 draft by the Lions out of UCLA.

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Jeremy Lin on 'Dota 2' (1:08)
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Face to Face: Missy Franklin (4:11)
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7hJohn Keim

Redskins WR Jackson: 'No one can stop me'

When DeSean Jackson was asked Monday how one teammate, cornerback Chris Culliver, challenged him in practice, the wide receiver made one point clear: "I don't think no one can guard me."

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Butler's one-handed grab (0:15)
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Yasiel Puig: This Is SportsCenter (Walk-up Music) (0:30)
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How MLB deflated potential equipment scandal

Remember The Great Glove Grapple of 1990? Probably not, because unlike the NFL with Deflategate, MLB took the air out of rampant mitt growth without creating controversy, Steve Wulf writes.

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Fitzgerald: Need to finish games (2:04)
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Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers work out, part 2 (0:13)
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9hJohn Clayton

Clayton: 49ers run game still a focus

In San Francisco, an efficient running game was a constant during the Jim Harbaugh years. Everything has changed, but the focus on the run game shouldn't, as John Clayton explains.

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Mel Kiper Jr.'s tire woes (2:23)

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Harper grumpy after falling out of first

Nationals phenom Bryce Harper did not appear in much of a mood to discuss the standings after the Mets took over sole possession of first place in the NL East, saying, "I don't give a crap what the Mets are doing. Or Dodgers or Giants or Texas or anybody."

Chipper Jones @RealCJ10

One team I would not wanna play the rest of the season.......the New York Mets!! They got some fellas that can flat out....BRING IT!!!

'Kobe' goes 1-on-4
NBA 

Yep, Brandon Armstrong is at it again. The NBA player impersonator debuted Kobe Bryant today on SportsNation. It's classic Mamba.

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Someone get this kangaroo a putter
Golf 

This kangaroo has a real fascination with the flagsticks on an Australian golf course. An adorable, relentless fascination.

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Golf 

Drake unveils new Raptors uniforms

Rapper Drake, the Raptors' global ambassador, revealed the team's new uniforms Monday night during the finale of his OVO Fest concert in Toronto. See the new unis

BUCKEYES SCARED SILLY IN PRANK

A week after someone posed as a mannequin and scared QB Cardale Jones, the team was at it again with another straight-to-YouTube release. And, like all sequels, things get a little more racy. Locker room antics 2.0

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Inciarte fires rocket to second for out
MLB 

Diamondbacks RF Ender Inciarte caught Yunel Escobar like a deer in headlights between first and second base and got him out with a barehanded grab and throw. Escobar didn't stand a chance.

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The 'Taylor Swift of boxing' returns
Boxing 

USA boxer Cam Awesome discusses if he has a violent streak and his fighting style: “I’d like to quote the great Kenny Powers and say, ‘Fundamentals are crutches for the untalented,’ so I made up everything I did on my own.”

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Boxing 

The Butler did it ...

... with one hand, on the practice field. That's Raiders WR Brice Butler, and he looks in midseason form with this one-handed gem.

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A warm welcome home

The Special Olympics volleyball team from Flint, Michigan, won gold at the World Games, and the team returned home tonight to hundreds of people welcoming them at the Flint Bishop International Airport. Said coach Sheila Gafney: “Wow! I’m pretty sure half of Flint is here!”

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Rougned Odor hustles and shovels
MLB 

The Rangers 2B fielded and scooped a ground ball with his glove for the out on an A-plus play. Who needs a second hand these days, anyway?

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Rousey-Correia beatdown in claymation
UFC 

Bethe Correia was a lot of talk before her UFC 190 fight against Ronda Rousey. But once she got in the ring, it was lights out.

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Adrian Beltre stars in Rangers' win
MLB 

The third baseman needed just five innings to hit for the cycle, the third of his career, as the Rangers rolled to a 12-9 win over the Astros.

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MLB 

What do Pirates fans do in rain delays?
MLB 

Simple. They dance to "Gangnam Style." And after two rain delays, the Pirates-Cubs game was postponed with the later date not yet determined.

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Swaggy P's arm for more than buckets
NBA 

Last year, Swaggy P (Nick Young) took to Twitter to explain why his shooting arm remained tattoo-free, saying: "No tats on the right arm Strictly for buckets." Well, not anymore. Young has some new ink on his right arm. We found Tupac

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NBA 

Cristiano Ronaldo buys friend an island
Soccer 

If you're Jorge Mendes, being Ronaldo's friend and agent has a lot of perks. Mendes got married Sunday and Ronaldo was the best man in the truest sense of the word: He bought Mendes a Greek island. How much?

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Soccer 

Do you want fries with that?
Soccer 

When opposing fans threw a cheeseburger at goalie Juan Carlos Olave during a match, he did the only thing he could: He took a bite. Now if only they'd throw a soda so he could wash it down.

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Aaron Rodgers kicks it with Munn
NFL 

While Olivia Munn has been preparing to play Psylocke in the next X-Men movie, the Packers QB has been crashing her workout videos, this time showing off some serious boxing skills.

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NFL 

Pete Rose hopeful for HOF eligibility
MLB 

"I'm the one who made the mistake. If I'm ever given a second chance, I'll be the happiest guy in the world," Rose told a crowd during a radio appearance with the Carmen & Jurko Show on ESPN 1000 this afternoon.

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MLB 

From 'Beast Mode' to 'Bane'?

Marshawn Lynch was all business at Seahawks camp Monday, working out in a mask.

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Sign up for fantasy football
NFL 

With training camps now open, NFL teams are well under way in preparing for the upcoming season. Fantasy owners should also be getting ready for a championship run now, as well. Play for free

NFL 

Nike inks Towns, Russell
NBA 

Nike beat out the competition to sign the top two picks in this year's NBA draft, Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell.

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NBA