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5hZach 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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2hMarc Stein and Ian Begley

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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On this date: Tyson turns 50 (0:51)
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Fan drops a pair of home runs minutes apart (0:31)
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Sano's head gets the assist on the out (0:27)
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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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8hIan 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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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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1dRubén 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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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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The Hamptons guide to meeting Durant
NBA 

  • Thursday: Thunder (in Oklahoma City)
  • Friday: Warriors, Clippers
  • Saturday: Spurs, Celtics
  • Sunday: Heat
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Cristiano Siqueria
NBA 

If at first you don't succeed ... not again
MLB 

While the Yankees were enjoying a wild comeback, one fan in the Bronx had a chance to catch both the game-tying and game-winning home runs. Result? Empty hands.

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Schefter: Never seen a deal like Luck's
NFL 

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

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Why did you fail me, bat?!
MLB 

That's probably what Freddie Freeman was thinking when snapping his bat after striking out for the third time.

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

Jimmy Butler said he was notified before the Derrick Rose trade and that he and Rose had a good relationship, despite Butler being pointed to as the reason for the trade.

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Novak Djokovic is left speechless
Tennis 

The legendary Nick Bollettieri crashed Djokovic's postmatch news conference and gave Djoker high praises for his flawless style of play.

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Windhorst: Noah deal makes sense for Knicks
NBA 

Brian Windhorst explains why the Knicks are the front-runners to land Joakim Noah.

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Mike Conley to meet with Mavericks

Brian Windhorst looks at Mike Conley reported to be meeting with the Mavericks, but that doesn't mean he's on his way out of Memphis just yet.

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Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

More meetings for Kevin Durant: Clippers on Friday, Boston on Saturday and Miami on Sunday -- all in the Hamptons -- league sources say.

NBA 

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 

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.

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Concerns about Clowney
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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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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.

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