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1hZach Lowe

Funny money? FAs about to get paid in NBA

With the salary cap going through the roof and most teams having money to burn, the NBA's silly season -- which starts Friday -- will not disappoint.

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Shelburne: Durant needs to give Lakers meeting out of respect (1:39)
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5mMarc Stein

Sources: Knicks strong favorites to land Noah

Multiple teams interested in free agent Joakim Noah have all but conceded that the New York Knicks are his runaway preferred destination in free agency, sources told ESPN.com on Wednesday.

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Gregorius walk-off caps wild Yankees comeback (0:39)
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Freeman takes out anger on poor, innocent bat (0:15)
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Hamilton injury allows Rizzo to hit inside-the-park HR (1:09)
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Butler: 'I let people think what they want to think' (1:33)
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Willis wins his first game, celebrates like he won title (0:35)
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Marcus Willis: Fed match was a complete blur (0:28)
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5hIan Begley

Camping with Kristaps Porzingis

After taking New York and the NBA by storm as a rookie, Kristaps Porzingis is home in Latvia, giving back to the community that helped transform him from a scrawny prospect into a national hero.

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Should the Knicks make a play for DeMarcus Cousins? (1:24)
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270-pound Penn State football player the next 'Jumpman?' (3:03)
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Full coverage: Remembering Pat Summitt

She was one of sports' most accomplished figures but also universally beloved. To say there will never be anyone like Pat Summitt is not hyperbole.

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23hRubén Castro, ESPN Digital

Urías rompe marca al 'Toro' y le iguala otra hazaña

Urías consigue su primer triunfo en Grandes Ligas, lo hace como el mexicano más joven rompiendo marca de Valenzuela, quien al igual que Julio también ganó primer juego en su séptimo partido.

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Phelps: Getting on team was most important
Olympic Sports 

Michael Phelps reflected on what it meant to make his fifth Olympics shortly after winning the men's 200-meter butterfly.

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Olympic Sports 

Kruk: Price can figure it out
MLB 

The Baseball Tonight crew breaks down David Price's pitching and still trust him to pitch great as long as he can go out there and execute.

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Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

The phrasing tends to be the same from every team we ask with Joakim Noah interest: We don't have a chance because the Knicks are his choice

NBA 

Sano's head gets the assist on the out

Miguel Sano took a pop fly off the noggin, but his teammate made the save.

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Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

Have heard the same lament from multiple interested teams tonight: They see New York as a big favorite to land Joakim Noah in free agency.

NBA 

Concern in Dodgersland growing?
MLB 

The Dodgers have a lot to worry about if Clayton Kershaw goes down and the Baseball Tonight crew breaks down a potentially busted season for Los Angeles.

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Bonnie D. Ford ESPN Senior Writer 

Missy Franklin, right, greets Allison Schmitt after their second and fourth place finishes in the U.S. Olympic trials 200-meter freestyle landed them on the 2016 team. Before the race, Franklin said Schmitt sent her "one of the sweetest texts I've ever gotten," rooting for a chance to defend the U.S. 4 x 200 relay gold together in Rio.

Olympic Sports 

Concerns about Clowney
NFL 

Jim Trotter and Herm Edwards investigate Jadeveon Clowney's questionable health and examine what is at stake for Clowney in the upcoming NFL season.

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Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

The rescheduled decisive Game 3 of the CWS finals will begin Thursday at 1 p.m. ET between Arizona and Coastal Carolina.

Delly is in awe of LeBron James
NBA 

And who wouldn't be? Matthew Dellavedova had a front-row seat to LeBron staging the biggest comeback in Finals history.

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NBA 

Bonnie D. Ford ESPN Senior Writer 

An emotional Matt Grevers after his second straight tough night at the U.S. Olympic swim trials: "I couldn't prepare for that disappointment. You don't visualize it. When it hits you, it's like a truck." Grevers, a six-time Olympic medalist, is entered in Thursday's 200-meter backstroke.

Olympic Sports 

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

Daniel Murphy, whose 14 homers this season have already tied a career-high, when asked to explain his new-found power: "I don't know. They just keep going over the fence."

Schefter: Never seen a deal like Luck's
NFL 

Andrew Luck's extension is for 5-years, $123 million. enough to buy an MLS franchise. Adam Schefter breaks down the financial significance.

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers fall 7-0 to Brewers.

How does Didi Gregorius unwind?
MLB 

The Yankee likes to sit back, relax and uncork some Two Buck Chuck. Gregorius' 2-run walk-off HR went down smooth for New York, but is going to leave a hangover for the Rangers.

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Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Fans in the left-field bleachers are not happy with the postponement of the national-title game at the CWS. Awaiting an announcement still on Thursday's start time.

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Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Alonzo Gee has declined his $1.4 million player option for next season, according to Sheridan Hoops' Mike Scotto, making him an unrestricted free agent. Gee averaged 4.5 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.0 assists in 22.4 minutes per game, including 38 starts, last season in New Orleans.

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Game 3 of the CWS finals is postponed until Thursday. Game time is to be determined.

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Arizona and Coastal Carolina players are warming in the outfield. The tarp is still covering the infield, but it appears we are headed toward a start time of after 10 p.m. CT at the College World Series.

'I let people think what they want to think'
NBA 

Jimmy Butler acknowledges that as the best player he needs to lead the Bulls and offers reaction to a critical article on his team's website.

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NBA 

Butler on Rose trade: 'Had to be one of us'
NBA 

Jimmy Butler says he was notified before the Derrick Rose trade and that they had a good relationship despite Butler being pointed at as the reason for the trade.

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Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Mets manager Terry Collins on what Daniel Murphy has done against his former team: "He's doing damage against everybody!"