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24mMechelle Voepel

Legendary Summitt truly one of a kind

She was one of sports' most accomplished figures but also universally beloved and humbly warm. To say there will never be anyone like Pat Summitt is not hyperbole. In fact, it seems inadequate.

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Finebaum remembers Pat Summitt's profound impact on women's basketball (5:23)
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Icelandic commentator can't contain excitement in final seconds (1:03)
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Trout has got some swing (0:34)
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13hDave McMenamin

An oral history of the swat that changed Cleveland history

Equal parts superhuman athleticism and out-of-this-world precision, LeBron James' Game 7 chase-down block was the stuff of legend. Here's what was racing through the minds of everyone involved.

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Italy top Spain to advance to quarterfinals (2:54)
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Iceland revel in England upset (0:40)
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What was the best fight in UFC history? (2:26)
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16hMike Sando

Most team-friendly contracts for all 32 NFL teams

J.J. Watt and Aaron Rodgers, who stand to earn a combined $23.1 million from their teams in 2016, are the biggest names on Mike Sando's list of players working under team-friendly contracts.

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10hPierre LeBrun

New, content Lindros happy with Hall nod

Married with children and in a new, calmer stage of his life, the previously polarizing Eric Lindros finds himself enjoying a long-debated induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame.

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MLB's Week 12 Power Rankings

The Cubs finally showed that they are human but remained No. 1 for the 12th straight week. Still, the Giants are hot on their heels -- and could be poised to make Week 13 an unlucky one for Chicago.

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The evolution of Jake Arrieta -- and his beard

Jake Arrieta's transformation into one of baseball's top pitchers is remarkable in itself. But the Texan's shift from being clean-shaven to having an incredibly thick beard is unprecedented.

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Tougher shot, Steph's 37-footer or Kyrie's 3 to win Game 7? (1:25)
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15hBrian Windhorst

Sources: Wolves sell shares to China's Jiang

Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has sold minority shares to Meyer Orbach and Lizhang Jiang, allowing Taylor to remain the controlling owner of the Wolves.

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Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

The Marcus Willis fever at Wimbledon still hasn't diminished. He credits his girlfriend, a dental surgeon, for inspiring him to give tennis one last shot, but interestingly, she was not expected to make the match because she was completely booked. But "I got in this morning and we managed to do the first patient, but [the dental equipment] wasn't working that well, and then it stopped working," she said to the Telegraph. "So we had to cancel all the patients for the afternoon."

Tennis 

Nicolas Atkin ESPN UK Assistant Editor 

Here's man of the moment Marcus Willis. Living his Wimbledon dream.

Tennis 

Willie Weinbaum ESPN 

It's definitely not an upset that Iceland's Cinderella story isn't the headline after Monday's defeat of England for this London commuter newspaper. Overshadowed, but not overlooked, is Marcus Willis's Wimbledon storybook run.

Tennis 

Nicolas Atkin ESPN UK Assistant Editor 

Lleyton Hewitt getting Bernard Tomic ready at Aorangi.

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Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

It's Stan The Man Wawrinka along with his new coach, 1996 Wimbledon champ Richard Krajicek, warming up on Court 14. Wawrinka faces American prospect Taylor Fritz this morning.

Tennis 

Bryant prefers mashed over baked
MLB 

Three homers from the Cubs' Kris Bryant against the Reds on Monday night? No big deal. They just traveled a cool, combined 1,265 feet.

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Trout pulls one out of the dirt
MLB 

Legend has it that when Mike Trout swings at the dirt, a baseball gets its wings.

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Ro Sham Baseball!
MLB 

Phillies pitcher Zach Eflin lost his hat to Diamondbacks mascot Baxter. The only way to get it back? Throwing that rock, paper, scissors.

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KD, what'cha doing? Where ya going?
NBA 

Tom Penn explains how the salary cap situations of the Thunder, Warriors and Spurs could affect their rosters if they were to sign Kevin Durant.

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Winning one for the Land -- Iceland
Soccer 

Iceland's national team celebrated their unlikely victory over England with their fans.

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Team USA's starting five in Rio?
NBA 

The roster is set. The Olympics are weeks away. Who should America unleash on the world? Vote

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NBA 

Melo leads team USA
NBA 

Heading into his fourth Olympics in Rio, Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony shares his thoughts on being a team veteran: "It's a special moment."

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Famous crying athletes
Soccer 

Lionel Messi's face after Argentina lost to Chile in the Copa America final evoked memories of other famous athletes shedding tears.

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Soccer 

Iceland done did it again
Soccer 

Listen to Gudmundur Benediktsson's vivacious call of Iceland's Kolbeinn Sigthorsson go-ahead goal, which proved to be the game winner in a 2-1 victory over England.

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When LeBron changed the Cavs' history
NBA 

Equal parts superhuman athleticism and out-of-this-world precision, LeBron James' Game 7 chase-down block was the stuff of legend. Oral history

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NBA 

The king and the Djoker
Tennis 

LZ Granderson compares Novak Djokovic to LeBron James and discusses Djokovic's chances of being among the greatest tennis players of all time.

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Durant likely to pass on the Wizards
NBA 

Scott Van Pelt explains why Kevin Durant is most likely going to pass on considering the Washington Wizards as a potential destination during free agency this summer.

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Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Only a handful of fans left as the rain gets harder and harder in the Bronx. Yankees-Rangers in a rain delay called in the top of the 9th inning with Texas down 6-5 and 1 man on with no outs and a 3-1 count on Shin-Soo Choo against Aroldis Chapman.

Kruk: Kris Bryant is a complete player
MLB 

ESPN's John Kruk explains why Kris Bryant is a complete player that doesn't care where in the field he plays as long as he gets his at-bats to help produce runs for his team.

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Conner: Best day ever, to be cancer-free
NCAAF 

Pittsburgh Panthers RB James Conner joined SVP to explain how he was able to stay active while battling cancer and how his morale was impacted when he got advice from Merril Hoge, Mario Lemieux and Eric Berry.

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