Kevin Love could have bolted for many reasons, but he saw in the postseason what he and the Cavaliers can accomplish.
Less than 24 hours after meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge, the Lakers are "stunned" to hear that Aldridge was less than impressed by their presentation, a source told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne.
Kevin Love is re-signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers, he announced Wednesday. Love has agreed to a five-year, $110 million contract with the team, a source told ESPN's Brian Windhorst.
Paul Pierce will join his hometown Los Angeles Clippers after agreeing to a three-year, $10.6 million deal, sources told ESPN.com on Wednesday.
Draymond Green announced Wednesday night that he will re-sign with the Golden State Warriors on a five-year deal, with sources telling ESPN.com the deal is worth $85 million.
Mexico striker Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez's Gold Cup campaign is in doubt after reportedly sustaining a fractured collarbone vs. Honduras.
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).
The Heat's best bet might be maxing out Wade for one year and figuring out the rest next summer.
An own goal by England's Laura Bassett in stoppage time gave Japan to a 2-1 semifinal victory and sent the Japanese to the World Cup final for a rematch with the United States.
Chicharito broke his collar bone and Mexico couldn't muster a goal in a scoreless draw with Honduras in a Gold Cup tune-up match.
When money gets handed out freely during the opening frenzy of free agency, there is sure to be some home runs and a few strikeouts.
The next Jose Altuve is out there. But finding them has been tough as MLB teams deal with social and political issues operating academies in Venezuela.
With NBA free agency set to begin, Arash Markazi looks back at five of the most interesting past recruiting pitches that targeted superstar players, including LeBron James and Tim Duncan.
American John Isner has never made it past the third round at Wimbledon. Will this time be different? Greg Garber says a tired third-round opponent in Marin Cilic might help.
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.
Since leaving Detroit, the Shock have endured bad trades, a parade of coaches and terrible luck with lottery picks. But the loss of Skylar Diggins for the season is the cruelest blow of all.
It's been another busy offseason for transfers. With hundreds of players headed to new schools, Jeff Goodman lists his top 25.
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).
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Kyle Lohse with the takedown!
The Brewers pitcher had a great day at the plate Wednesday, but it almost came at a cost when he ran into the sizable Ryan Howard. Watch
Braves power past Nationals in Atlanta
The Braves figured out Doug Fister in the fourth inning, putting up a four-spot behind back-to-back HRs from A.J. Pierzynski and Juan Uribe to split the series against Washington. Box score
Caps sign ex-Conn Smythe winner Williams
Justin Williams, who won 3 Stanley Cups with the Kings and was playoff MVP in 2014, got a 2-year, $6.5M contract. Williams had 18 goals and 23 assists in 81 games last season.
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Kings ship 3 to Sixers to clear cap space
The Sixers will absorb the contracts of Carl Landry and Jason Thompson -- along with Sacramento's 2014 first-round pick Nik Stauskas, according to ESPN and multiple reports. The deal was first reported by Yahoo! Sports. Sacramento has entered the race for the Blazers free agent swingman Wesley Matthews, according to league sources.
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."
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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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
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
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