16mESPN staff

FIFA officials arrested, face U.S. extradition

Swiss federal prosecutors opened criminal proceedings related to the awarding of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups hours after seven serving FIFA officials were among 14 people indicted in a separate corruption probe.

10hPaul Gutierrez

Kaepernick sorry for insensitive flooding post

Colin Kaepernick, who has nearly 755,000 Twitter followers and 1.3 million followers on Instagram, deleted and apologized Tuesday for a post that trivialized deadly floods in the Houston area.

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1mMark Saxon

Emotional Uribe says trade to Braves complete

Dodgers infielder Juan Uribe said Tuesday night he was told a trade with the Atlanta Braves would be made official either later that night or Wednesday morning.

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Sando: The soaring cost of NFL QB contracts

Mike Sando explains why the cost of quarterback contracts in the NFL will continue to rise -- and what that means for upcoming contract negotiations for Cam Newton and Russell Wilson.

Cavs advance to Finals

Finals big for Cleveland fans (0:55)


MLB Walk-offs

Mets walk off in 10 (0:50)


French Open

60-Second Slice: Day 3 (0:59)

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16hDavid Purdum

Point spreads play key role in TV ratings

Two economists have shown that the point spread plays a significant role in viewing interest, at times producing 30 percent spikes in TV ratings on noncompetitive games.

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19hBob Ehalt

Baffert seeks to join rare company

At age 75, Billy Turner's the only person on Earth who can say he has trained a Triple Crown winner. He would love to welcome Bob Baffert to that exclusive club.

X Games Austin preview -- Tom Schaar (3:49)

SportsCenter clips

Smith: LeBron best in the world (2:15)

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Experts' picks: AT&T Byron Nelson

Which golfer will win this week's AT&T Byron Nelson? Aussie Marc Leishman seems to be the trendy pick among our experts.

Have You Seen?

Braves shut out by Kershaw, Dodgers (0:37)



Cavs into Finals for second time ever

Cleveland's 30-point win Tuesday was the second-largest in history by a team completing a 4-0 sweep to reach the NBA Finals. The Cavaliers have yet to win an NBA Finals game, however, as they were swept by the Spurs in 2007 in their only appearance.

ICYMI: Blatt leaves his star hanging

It's about the only thing that went wrong for the Cavs on Tuesday night. After sharing a moment with his star player, Cavs coach David Blatt left LeBron hanging to attend to the remainder of the game.


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The Cavaliers are heading to the NBA Finals for the first time since 2007 after a sweep of the Hawks in the Eastern Conference Finals.

BBTN's Tuesday Web Gem

Another day, another player trying to dethrone Alex Gordon's leaping catch into the stands. Can Will Venable's catch, which robbed Mike Trout of a HR, unseat the 26-time Reigning Web Gems winner?


FIFA: No revote for 2018, 2022 World Cups

FIFA has told gathered media that there will be no revote for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups in light of arrests of FIFA officials in Zurich this morning.


Watch: Federer in French Open action

Roger Federer has a two-set lead over Marcel Granollers and is currently up in the third set 4-2. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN


Nishikori's unbelievable shot

Kei Nishikori hits what may be the shot of the tournament so far in his second-round French Open match against Thomaz Bellucci.


FBI, IRS raid CONCACAF headquarters

FBI and IRS agents raided the Miami headquarters with search warrants this morning, according to APO. Said U.S. attorney general Loretta E. Lynch in a statement: "[A U.S.] indictment alleges corruption that is rampant, systemic, and deep-rooted both abroad and here in the United States." Story

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Wawrinka advances, to play Johnson

Stan Wawrinka held off Dusan Lajovic in four sets, 6-3, 6-4, 5-7, 6-3, to advance to the third round of the French Open. He'll face American Steve Johnson in their first career meeting. Johnson was the only 4-time NCAA team winner and 2-time singles champion.


Cavs celebrate in style (with a hot tub)

After sweeping the Hawks, LeBron James, J.R. Smith and the Cavaliers hit the hot tub, took a news-conference selfie and much more as part of a jubilant postgame celebration. Cavs live it up


FIFA execs face corruption charges

Nine top FIFA officials have been indicted for corruption charges involving World Cup bids awarded to Russia and Qatar. FIFA president Sepp Blatter is not involved in the investigation, and his election will go ahead as planned on Friday. Story

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Sharapova breezes to next round

Maria Sharapova defeated compatriot Vitalia Diatchenko 6-3, 6-1 in this morning's French Open action. She'll next face Sam Stosur. Of the upcoming match, Sharapova said: "There are a lot of untraditional things she does but I enjoy that challenge."


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Lajovic takes the third set to extend the match against Wawrinka. Johnson & Stakhovsky level at 4-all in the fourth. #RG15

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Johnson goes up by a set, winning the third set tie-break over Stakhovsky 7-5. Meanwhile, Federer wins first set 6-2 over Granollers. #RG15

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Sharapova closes out Diatchenko 6-3 6-1. She'll next face Stosur, and winner of that match will face Safarova-Liskicki winner. #RG15

Federer set for second-round match

Roger Federer did not have any issues in his first-round match at the French Open -- until the lack of crowd control at the end. Will security be more attentive this time around as the 17-time Grand Slam champ gets set to face Marcel Granollers? Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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Update on women's scores: Stosur 6-0 2-0 over Hesse Lisicki 6-1 over Gavrilova Beck 6-2 over Kania Safarova 6-2 over Nara #RG15

Sharapova meets fellow Russian in Paris

After overcoming a cold in her first match, Maria Sharapova takes on Vitalia Diatchenko as the defending champion looks to continue her run to become the first woman since 2007 to defend her crown at the clay-court tournament. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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