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What changes can Warriors make to save season?

It might sound odd, but Andre Roberson is messing up the Warriors' defense. Coach Steve Kerr should consider keeping things simple in Game 5.

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W2W4: Lightning vs. Penguins, Game 7

Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby insists Game 7 is about his team, not him, while battle-tested Tampa Bay is undaunted by the prospect of playing a series-deciding game on the road.

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Briles' fall happens nearly as fast as his rise (1:58)
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MVP Curry, LeBron highlight All-NBA First Team

Stephen Curry (unanimous selection), LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard and DeAndre Jordan have made the All-NBA First Team, the league announced Thursday.

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Marine disguises himself as umpire to surprise kids (0:42)
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SC Cartoons: Big Baby vs. Dwight's elbow (1:41)
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Surfer's incredible feat lands top play (2:46)
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Source: Odor's suspension reduced to 7 games

Major League Baseball will reduce Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor's eight-game suspension for punching Jose Bautista to seven games, according to ESPN's Jayson Stark and multiple reports.

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SC remembers the best of the Bee (1:04)
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GameDay 100: Deion Sanders' pick-six on Brett Favre (0:34)
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Yu's Year Of Magical Thinking

It's been 20 months since Yu Darvish's last major league start. With Tommy John surgery, personal scandal and a change in approach now in the rearview mirror, can he still be the King of K's?

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13 things you indisputably missed when LeBron mowed down the Raps for that and-one layup (1:12)
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On this date: Canseco's head gets the assist on a home run (0:38)
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Six-month-old baby on water skis will blow your mind (0:40)

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Power 5, Day 1

Washington athletic director Jennifer Cohen, now one of just three female ADs at Power 5 schools, had a hectic first day on the job. After her introduction Wednesday, she monitored both her son's youth baseball game and the Huskies women's golf team, which won the NCAA championship. A loaded schedule

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Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

The Yankees CC Sabathia pitched tremendously against the Toronto Blue Jays. Sabathia went seven innings, allowing two unearned runs on two hits. He struck out seven and walked one. His ERA is down to 2.83. He left down, 2-1, in the eighth.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Warriors hope to find some strength in numbers back home after taking two bad losses in OKC.

Hield's focus stems from humble beginnings
NBA Draft 

Oklahoma's Buddy Hield, who is preparing for the upcoming NBA draft, talks about his work ethic and his drive to succeed.

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NBA Draft 

How do we look?
NBA Draft 

Who's in and who's out of this year's draft? Chad Ford has the update, and he gives a stock update on each prospect. Full rundown (Insider)

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Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

After he spoke at a jobs summit in Orlando, Fla., Miami coach Mark Richt was asked about Art Briles losing his job at Baylor. "I don't know why but I read a lot about the Penn State case," Richt said. "It caught my interest, and obviously it was very important to college football at the time. But this one in particular, I've not read one sentence other than a headline all along. You knew something was cooking; you didn't know what. I don't have any details of it, but I just know it's a sad time for a lot of people."

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston Rockets are finalizing a deal to make Mike D'Antoni their coach according to a source. Rockets have interviewed 12 candidates for the position and are the last NBA team without a coach.

Harbaugh: 'It's on me'
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Ravens coach John Harbaugh took responsibility for the team losing one week of OTAs because of offseason rules violations. The team and Harbaugh also were fined.

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Hey Coach, you know it's May, right?
NFL 

As hot as it was today, Bill Belichick scorched the earth with some choice words during the Patriots' two-hour practice. Demanding perfection

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Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Three members of Baylor's 2016 top-20 recruiting class that signed in February said they have not been officially notified one way or the other by the school if they will be released from their letters-of-intent. The signees asked not to be identified at this point said they have already been reaching out to other schools to gauge their interest. Four Power 5 recruiters told me Thursday they expect most of the Bears' 2016 class to end up looking at other schools with Art Briles' firing.

Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Kellen Mond, the nation's No. 2 dual-threat quarterback and Baylor's top commitment, said he's going to have an in-depth conversation with his parents about his status. Even though Mond has been committed to Baylor since last June, he has been looking at other schools like Ohio State and Auburn. "I'm not sure yet how it will affect my recruitment," said Mond, who attends Bradenton (Florida) IMG Academy but is originally from San Antonio. "I definitely committed there because of Art Briles, but I won't know or do anything until I talk to my parents more in depth."

Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Ray Rice spoke to the Ravens rookies after Wednesday's practice. In a statement, the Ravens said: "[Rice] delivered an important message that included his story, both the good and the bad. He clearly has the attention of our rookies." The Ravens abruptly released Rice in 2013 after a video surfaced showing him striking his then-fiancée.

Eric Karabell ESPN Senior Writer 

Tough one as Royals lose 3B Moustakas for rest of season with torn ACL. Royals no reasonable replacement for fantasy, but available choices include Valencia, Lamb, Nunez, Reynolds.

Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

The NBA announced on Thursday that DeAndre Jordan was selected to the All-NBA First Team and Chris Paul to the All-NBA Second Team. It is Jordan's second selection to the All-NBA squad (Third Team, 2014-15) and he becomes just the third second-round draftee to make an All-NBA First Team. This is Paul's sixth selection to the All-NBA roster and third Second Team appearance.

Author: We've never seen anything like this
NCAAF 

Jessica Luther, author of the forthcoming book, "Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape," reacts to the news that Baylor will fire football coach Art Briles following the release of a report on the school's response to allegations of sexual assaults by students, including several football players.

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Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Baylor posted signs declaring "Real Men Respect Women" and "Be The Most Physical Team" at the entrance to its practice field this spring. Those signs are noticeably absent today.

OTD: Canseco's head with the assist
MLB 

On May 26, 1993, Jose Canseco committed a blooper for the ages by letting a ball hit by Carlos Martinez bounce off his head for a home run.

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Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer 

Spoke with a Baylor football player. He said he's heard defensive coordinator Phil Bennett will be the interim coach, but players have not been officially informed yet. They're expected to have a team meeting next week - when Baylor players return to campus - to discuss the plan moving forward.

Amy Goldstein ESPN Editor 

Ten spellers have advanced to the evening finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, which will air live on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET. Spellers who were evening finalists last year were Snehaa Ganesh Kumar, who tied for fourth, and Sylvie Lamontagne, who tied for ninth.

Marine surprises kids with umpire scheme

After a deployment in Japan, Master Sgt. Randy Brock made his way to home plate, where he donned an umpire uniform and surprised his son during his at-bat.

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Art Briles, the rise and fall
NCAAF 

From November 2007 to today, here's a rundown of Briles' coaching tenure at Baylor. Timeline

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