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ESPN3: Alvarez-Khan weigh-in, 5:30 p.m. ET

Watch middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez and challenger Amir Khan face off for the final time ahead of Saturday's showdown at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Shelburne: Durant rejection would be heartbreaking for OKC fans (1:41)
Oakley defends taking shot at Barkley (2:32)
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Biggest remaining holes for all 32 teams

The Colts still need depth behind RB Frank Gore, and the Bucs could use a receiver opposite Mike Evans. Football Outsiders analyzes the biggest post-draft needs for every team.

Ohio State recruit decommits for surprising reason (1:36)
Harbaugh vs. Leach in ex-Michigan QB home run derby (1:02)
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Yankees place Sabathia (groin) on 15-day DL

Yankees starter CC Sabathia is headed to the 15-day disabled list with a strained left groin after throwing seven scoreless innings against the Orioles on Wednesday.

Altuve delivers on HR promise to sick fan (1:43)
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Five teams Tim Lincecum could end up with

Heading into Tim Lincecum's long-awaited pitching "showcase," David Shoenfield identifies five fits for the two-time Cy Young winner.

Cotton candy guy makes great grab at Astros game (0:22)
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5hTom Friend

Invictus Games: Lauren Montoya wasn't going to be beaten

Lauren Montoya went from the front lines in Afghanistan to a Texas hospital to amputate her leg. Undeterred, she started training for the Invictus Games, and ultimately to be fit for duty again.

'Story Time with Ozzie Guillen' premieres Tuesday, May 10th (0:17)
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1hJim Caple

Tough love: Taijuan Walker's mom brings the heat

When Taijuan Walker's mom, Nellie Garcia, a cancer survivor, texts praise -- or criticism -- of her son's work on the mound, the Mariners pitcher takes her words to heart.

Gremio U-14 scores amazing scorpion kick goal (0:16)
Kyrgios has flash of genius with tweener lob (0:36)
Max Kellerman: "Canelo still has to prove himself" (3:25)
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Leicester's Premier League heroes

Leicester City have won the Premier League after a remarkable season that began with them 5000-1 outsiders and predicted by many to be relegated. We look at the players, who made a seemingly impossible dream come true.

How the 1970 Kentucky Derby forever changed sports journalism (13:02)
Let's celebrate Willie Mays' birthday with 'The Catch' (0:20)


Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Budenholzer before Game 3 vs. Cleveland: "We need to be better, there's no doubt about that."


Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Alex Rodriguez' hamstring pull is a "1-plus," according to Joe Girardi, which is more severe than CC Sabathia's groin pull. Girardi said he "hoped" A-Rod would return at the end of the 15-day DL period "but we'll have to see how he heals." A similar injury suffered by the Marlins Giancarlo Stanton in 2013 sidelined the then 24-year-old for five weeks. A-Rod turns 41 in July.

Brian Campbell ESPN.com 

It's a party atmosphere outside of the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas during a fanfest before the start of the Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan weigh-in at 5:30 p.m. ET.


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The Cubs have destroyed some bad teams this year, but against the Pirates, Cardinals and Nationals: 7-1 W-L, while outscoring them 43-19.

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Joe Girardi said CC Sabathia's groin pull, in his left (push off) leg, was diagnosed as a Grade 1, which normally means at least a three-week absence. "I think you would feel pretty fortunate if you could get him then," Girardi said. Ivan Nova will take over Sabathia's rotation spot beginning Monday night against the KC Royals.

Brian Campbell ESPN.com 

The brand-new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas will be the host of Saturday's middleweight championship bout between Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan on pay-per-view.


Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Knicks have reached out to Frank Vogel's representatives to gauge the ex-Pacers coach's interest in the NYK job, league sources confirm. The contact was made by GM Steve Mills, per league sources. It was first reported by the New York Post.

Is Canelo Alvarez the new face of boxing?

In this post-Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao era, the question many asked was "who's next?" Who will carry the sport for the next several years? The 25-year-old middleweight champion appears to be the one. 'The best is yet to come'

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Leicester City's heroes

Leicester won the Premier League after a season in which it began as 5000-1 underdogs and was predicted by many to be relegated. Now, we look at the players who made the impossible dream come true. Faces

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Sheil Kapadia ESPN Writer 

Seahawks QBs vying for roster spots. Trevone Boykin, Jake Heaps are signed to contracts. Vernon Adams here on a tryout basis.

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THIS JUST IN: Due to concerns about Zika virus, Pirates-Marlins series in Puerto Rico has been relocated to Miami's Marlins Park.

A brief history of baseball farewells

Todd Helton got a horse. Derek Jeter was feted everywhere. Chipper Jones still uses the grill he got from the Brewers. Now it's Red Sox DH David Ortiz's turn to experience the love. Going, going, gone

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David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Welcome to playing the 2016 Cubs, Max Scherzer. He's supposed to be a Cy Young contender, but the Cubs have blasted four home runs off him. His longball problems go back to last August. In 19 starts since Aug. 4, Scherzer has an ERA over 4 and has allowed 23 home runs.

Harbaugh vs. Leach in home run derby

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh took on former Wolverines QB Rick Leach in a softball home run derby.


Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Getting ready for the weigh-in for Canelo-Khan.


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Today is 71st anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s first game with Kansas City Monarchs. Less than 2 years later, he broke MLB’s color barrier.

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Ben Zobrist tied a career high by homering in 3 straight games accomplishing that feat for the first time since 2009. (ESPN Stats)

Bob Harig ESPN Senior Writer 

After a slow start to the tournament, Rory McIlroy has heated up at Quail Hollow, where he finished the front nine eagle-birdie-birdie to get to -3 for the tournament, just 5 strokes behind leader Andrew Loupe. McIlroy played his first nine holes of the Wells Fargo Championship in 40 strokes but has played the last 18 holes in 7 under.


Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

John Lackey reached a milestone with his 2000th strikeout when he got Jayson Werth of the Nationals looking in the fourth inning on Friday afternoon. He's the fifth active pitcher to accomplish the feat. (ESPN Stats)

Jesse Rogers ESPN Staff Writer 

Anthony Rizzo and Ben Zobrist hit back to back home runs in the third inning off of Max Scherzer of the Nationals giving the Cubs three for the game and the lead in it. It's the 10th time in Scherzer's career he's allowed three or more home runs in a game. He's given up four only once. (ESPN Stats)

Altuve makes good on home run promise

The Astros' Jose Altuve promised a young fan with terminal cancer he would hit a home run Thursday against the Mariners -- and he delivered.


Betting guide for the Kentucky Derby

Nyquist is the morning-line favorite, but his times aren't fast compared to past Derby winners, and there are questions about whether he can get it done at the classic distance of 1.25 miles at Churchill Downs. Betting guide (Insider)

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