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Mavs will live to play another day

Dallas avoided the sweep with a gut-check win in Game 4 at home against Houston.


Wainwright (Achilles) to miss rest of season

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is expected to miss the rest of the 2015 season due to an Achilles injury he suffered Saturday while stumbling out of the batter's box, a source told Jim Bowden.

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UFC champion Jones sought as suspect in crash

The Albuquerque Police Department is currently seeking UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones for questioning related to a hit-and-run incident on Sunday.

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Kiper vs. McShay: Three-round mock draft

Mel Kiper and Todd McShay play GM for all 32 NFL teams, alternating mock draft picks for the first three rounds of the 2015 draft.


Wainwright out for the season with Achilles injury

Jerry Crasnick has the latest on Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright, who is expected to miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury, which he suffered Saturday night while stumbling out of the batter's box.


Playoff buzzer-beaters

Check out the past four NBA playoff game-winning buzzer-beaters, including ones from LeBron James when he was a member of the Miami Heat and Bucks' Jerryd Bayless' winner against the Bulls.

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Burnside: Where do Penguins go from here?

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Howard's reach goes for miles and miles

Dwight Howard might need to find his Superman cape after he elevated for an overthrown lob and threw down this massive hammer of a slam dunk.


Mavs survive to play another day

Houston and Dallas played a game lacking in rhythm, but Monta Ellis (31 pts) led the Mavericks to a 121-109 win to prevent a Rockets sweep. The win breaks a 4-game postseason losing streak for Dallas at home. Box score


Cal, ASU head to 5th game

The two teams came into the grand final with just 1 game loss combined, but UC-Berkeley and Arizona State are tied 2-2 in the best-of-5 match at "Heroes of the Dorm." Watch live on ESPN2/WatchESPN


Dempsey propels Seattle past Portland

Clint Dempsey pounced on a ball that Portland's keeper couldn't handle and tapped in the game's only goal to push the Sounders to their third straight win over the Timbers.


Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

Tyson Chandler and Dwight Howard get some techs. We have a timeout on the floor. Looks like we're headed back to Houston for Game 5.

No sure thing yet in Dallas

Richard Jefferson picked up a technical foul, Josh Smith tied his playoff-high with 3 made 3-pointers, and the Rockets are making the Mavericks sweat late in the fourth quarter. Follow live

Moreno: 'Both teams needed 3 points'

ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno reviews the 1-1 draw in the Super Clasico: “This result doesn’t really benefit either team. ... Three points for Chivas would’ve clinched a playoff berth for the first time since 2012. As for Club America, this is a team that’s struggling in form."


Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

Rockets need a stop on defense, got one when Barea walked. Now they need a few more and some buckets to make this a ballgame. Maybe.

Cavs get two-weeks notice on Love

Brian Windhorst reports Kevin Love is expected to miss at least two weeks with a dislocated left shoulder: "The bad news is he's probably not going to be there at the start of the next series. But the good news is that ... they do not think this is potentially a playoff-ending injury."


What HR No. 660 would mean to A-Rod

"Well, it's going to mean a lot. I don't like to talk about it because I haven't done it. But I know that Willie Mays was my father's favorite player. [Mays] was one of my heroes."


A-Rod, Yankees win Subway Series

The Yanks won 2 of 3 against the MLB-best Mets (14-5), who committed four costly errors to drop their 2nd game in the past 14. Alex Rodriguez moved one homer away from tying Willie Mays after hitting his 659th career HR in the 6-4 win.


Mavs keeping Howard quiet

Dallas shot 67 percent in the third quarter, which was bad enough for Houston. Also concerning: after going 5-of-5 in the first quarter, Dwight Howard is 0-of-1 since, and the Mavs lead by 19 headed to the fourth. Follow live