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Follow live: Clay's punt-return TD gives Ravens lead

Tune in for the Ravens vs. the Browns (live on ESPN/WatchESPN).

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Kobe's top 10 plays of his career (2:46)
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9hNBA Insiders

5-on-5: The best and the worst of Kobe Bryant

How high does Kobe Bryant rank among the all-time greats? What memory stands out the most? Our Insiders discuss the best and worst of the Lakers legend.

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10hBill Barnwell

Barnwell: Patriots still positioned for Super Bowl run

The Patriots suffered a loss Sunday night, but not the worst kind, given encouraging news on Gronk. The focus now should be on getting in position for January, writes Bill Barnwell.

Monmouth has the best bench in basketball (1:27)
Rewind: Kobe Bryant's 81-point night (2:35)
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13hJ.A. Adande

Adande: Why Kobe was so important to the NBA

Kobe was the bridge from the Jordan era to the likes of LeBron, Durant and Curry, imparting the lessons of His Airness to the next generation of stars.

Not Ray Lewis on how to stop Cam Newton from dabbing (1:52)
Trojans' great reaction to Helton being named head coach (0:33)
Gasol shoots header into the basket (0:20)
Belichick stares down reporter (0:19)
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Kapadia: Seahawks' Wilson taking the lead

Russell Wilson threw five TD passes Sunday while dealing with flu-like symptoms. Considering the Seahawks' larger health issues, he's going to have to keep it up.

10hMike Sando

Sando: Seattle still searching for old identity

The Seahawks went to the past two Super Bowls with an elite defense and an offense built around a punishing run game. But Seattle's winning formula has now changed for good, writes Mike Sando.

Sunday sounds from around the NFL (0:56)
#MLBFrontOffice: Zimmermann sets mark (1:07)
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4hDavid Schoenfield

Where will Johnny Cueto end up signing?

Johnny Cueto reportedly turned down a six-year, $120 million contract offer. So what would it take to sign him and who's going to step to the plate?

9hPaul Lukas

Uni Watch 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

In this year's Uni Watch Holiday Gift Guide, Paul Lukas provides some cool sports-themed gift ideas for the rabid fan in your life -- from books to bottle openers to drinking straws.

X Games Trick Tips: Chris Joslin backside bigspin (2:40)


Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben Simmons was criticized for being too timid last week. Tonight, he goes 4-for-15 and forces things. Still finished with 15 points and 18 rebounds but LSU couldn't overcome a 41-17 deficit in the first half of their loss to College of Charleston. The Tigers might have the most explosive and versatile offensive player outside the NBA, but bad defense will leave them at the bottom of the SEC. Need Keith Hornsby and Craig Victor like yesterday.

Belichick really not happy with question

A reporter dared to ask Bill Belichick his emotions after seeing Rob Gronkowski down on the field. Note: Do not ask Bill Belichick about his emotions.


Kentucky improves to 7-0

Guard Isaiah Briscoe led the No. 1 team in the nation to a 75-63 win over Illinois State thanks to 18 points and 7 boards. Marcus Lee contributed 13 points and 12 rebounds off the bench in the win. Box score

Clemson-Minnesota in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Minnesota's Williams Arena is the home for the second game of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, as the 4-2 Golden Gophers welcome the 4-1 Tigers. Minnesota is coming off a 3-point win against Nebraska-Omaha, while Clemson is fresh off beating another Big Ten team in Rutgers. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN

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Warriors (18-0) at Jazz (8-7)

Golden State looks to improve to an unprecedented 19-0. First stop of a seven-game road trip? Utah, which sports the seventh most efficient defense this season. Follow live

First pics of post-fight Rousey emerge

After keeping a low profile following her loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193, Ronda Rousey finally emerged over the holiday weekend. Like most of us, she spent Thanksgiving with her family -- and even got roped into posing for a hat-themed family photo. See the pictures

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College of Charleston upsets LSU

Top recruit Ben Simmons lost one game in the past three seasons. This season at LSU he's lost three games -- the latest being an upset by College of Charleston tonight.


Alex Poythress throws it down

The Kentucky F showed there were no ill effects from his ACL injury with this slam against Illinois State. The No. 1 Wildcats lead by double digits with less than 2 minutes to play on ESPN2.


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Rose is now 1-for-7 on the night. He just has not been playing well. He's struggled to find a rhythm all year.

Pat McManamon ESPN Staff Writer 

Two signs seen in Cleveland's home stadium: One says "We Still Have Lebron." The other using the letters of the network broadcasting the game: "Every Season Pathetically Nauseating."

Rasheed Wallace shows ball don't lie

Former NBA player Rasheed Wallace can still hoop. Don't believe him? He drains two jumpers -- simultaneously.


Monmouth has best bench in basketball

It's hard to pick the best celebration. The Human Scissors? The Katniss Everdeen? The OMG? The Human Hoop? All of them are too good!


Ravens strike first on punt return TD

Browns punter Andy Lee booted the ball 61 yards, but he outkicked his coverage, as Ravens returner Jaelin Clay took it 82 yards for the score to give the Ravens a 7-0 lead with 9:54 left in the first quarter on ESPN.


Jamison Hensley ESPN Staff Writer 

Kaelin Clay returns punt 82 yards for TD. First one for Ravens since Tandon Doss had one in September 2013.

Jamal Murray angered after hard foul

The Kentucky G drew a big foul against Illinois State, and after looking like some words would be exchanged, he just walked away. The No. 1 Wildcats have a double-digit lead on ESPN2.


Cleveland favored over Baltimore on MNF

According to the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, Cleveland closed as a 6-point favorite over Baltimore. It marks the first time since November 2, 2008 that Cleveland is favored against Baltimore (first time in 14 games). Follow live

Rockets going the wrong way

The Rockets are down 23 points to the Pistons at halftime. Their largest comeback win this season was a 16-point comeback against the Trail Blazers on Nov. 18. Detroit's Reggie Jackson has 17 points while Andre Drummond has 10. James Harden leads Houston with 11 points. Halftime stats