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What changes can Warriors make to save season?

It might sound odd, but Andre Roberson is messing up the Warriors' defense. Coach Steve Kerr should consider keeping things simple in Game 5.

Jalen and Jacoby on the dejected Draymond Green (1:39)
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Penguins hosting Game 7 vs. resilient Lightning

Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby insists Game 7 is about his team, not him, while battle-tested Tampa Bay is undaunted by the prospect of playing a series-deciding game on the road.

Briles' fall happens nearly as fast as his rise (1:58)
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MVP Curry, LeBron highlight All-NBA First Team

Stephen Curry (unanimous selection), LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard and DeAndre Jordan have made the All-NBA First Team, the league announced Thursday.

Marine disguises himself as umpire to surprise kids (0:42)
SC Cartoons: Big Baby vs. Dwight's elbow (1:41)
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8hField Yates

Biggest upcoming roster decision for all 32 NFL teams

Will Le'Veon Bell's knee injury affect his new contract with Pittsburgh? Will Washington lock up Kirk Cousins or wait it out? Field Yates sizes up the key looming decision for every team.

Surfer's incredible feat lands top play (2:46)
SC remembers the best of the Bee (1:04)
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Yu's Year Of Magical Thinking

It's been 20 months since Yu Darvish's last major league start. With Tommy John surgery, personal scandal and a change in approach now in the rearview mirror, can he still be the King of K's?

13 things you indisputably missed when LeBron mowed down the Raps for that and-one layup (1:12)

Source: Odor's suspension reduced to 7 games

Major League Baseball will reduce Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor's eight-game suspension for punching Jose Bautista to seven games, according to ESPN's Jayson Stark and multiple reports.

On this date: Canseco's head gets the assist on a home run (0:38)
Six-month-old baby on water skis will blow your mind (0:40)


Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Key stats from Steph Curry's Game 5 warmup: 5-of-7 from near halfcourt logo (hit last five), 0-of-5 from the tunnel.


Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Jackie Bradley Jr. grounds out on a soft comebacker to Jon Gray in his second at bat. Bradley has seen a total of four pitches in his first two plate appearances tonight. He got a curveball and a changeup in his second AB.

Two men wrestle for Texas home run ball

Kacy Clemens smacked a solo homer during Texas' rout of Baylor, and two grown men both really, really wanted that ball.


Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Kerr on adjustments: "We're going to do some different things and I'm not going to tell you what they are."

IndyCar champ races in fireproof Kobes

Tony Kanaan shares why he wears custom fireproof Kobe Bryant sneakers when he races.


Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

Warriors selling #sagerstrong T-shirts tonight with proceeds going to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society


Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Jackie Bradley Jr. flies out to right field warning track in his first at bat against Rockies Jon Gray. Put a good swing on it, but got under it just a tad.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Russell Westbrook keeps his elimination-game trend going: an all-black outfit except for the animal-print footwear.

Remembering the best of the Bee

Tonight's finals aren't until 8 p.m. ET on ESPN, but there are plenty of memorable and humorous moments from years past to tide you over until then.


Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer 

I'm not sure if the reduction in Odor's suspension from 8 to 7 games is due to the illegal slide by Bautista or respect for his right hook

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Durant goes with the casual look for Game 5.

Sources: D'Antoni, Rockets nearing deal

The Rockets are finalizing a deal to make Mike D'Antoni their next head coach, according to multiple sources. The head job will be D'Antoni's fifth in the NBA, following stints with the Nuggets, Suns, Knicks and Lakers. Story

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Jennie Finch ready to make history

USA Softball legend Jennie Finch will be the first woman to manage a men's team when she serves as guest manager for the Bridgeport Bluefish, an independent baseball team that plays in the Atlantic League, this weekend. History-maker

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Power 5, Day 1

Washington athletic director Jennifer Cohen, now one of just three female ADs at Power 5 schools, had a hectic first day on the job. After her introduction Wednesday, she monitored both her son's youth baseball game and the Huskies women's golf team, which won the NCAA championship. A loaded schedule

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Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

The Yankees CC Sabathia pitched tremendously against the Toronto Blue Jays. Sabathia went seven innings, allowing two unearned runs on two hits. He struck out seven and walked one. His ERA is down to 2.83. He left down, 2-1, in the eighth.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Warriors hope to find some strength in numbers back home after taking two bad losses in OKC.

Hield's focus stems from humble beginnings
NBA Draft 

Oklahoma's Buddy Hield, who is preparing for the upcoming NBA draft, talks about his work ethic and his drive to succeed.

NBA Draft 

How do we look?
NBA Draft 

Who's in and who's out of this year's draft? Chad Ford has the update, and he gives a stock update on each prospect. Full rundown (Insider)

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NBA Draft 

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

After he spoke at a jobs summit in Orlando, Fla., Miami coach Mark Richt was asked about Art Briles losing his job at Baylor. "I don't know why but I read a lot about the Penn State case," Richt said. "It caught my interest, and obviously it was very important to college football at the time. But this one in particular, I've not read one sentence other than a headline all along. You knew something was cooking; you didn't know what. I don't have any details of it, but I just know it's a sad time for a lot of people."

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston Rockets are finalizing a deal to make Mike D'Antoni their coach according to a source. Rockets have interviewed 12 candidates for the position and are the last NBA team without a coach.