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Follow live: Serena gains edge in third set

After forcing a third set, Serena Williams has taken control against Victoria Azarenka in the Wimbledon quarterfinals. Earlier, Maria Sharapova held off Coco Vandeweghe to advance (live on ESPN & WatchESPN).

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Cuban fined $25K for talking free-agent deals

The NBA has fined Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban $25,000 for publicly confirming the team's upcoming free-agent deals with DeAndre Jordan and Wesley Matthews, league spokesman Tim Frank said.

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PGA of America pulls event from Trump course

The PGA of America is moving its Grand Slam of Golf from Donald Trump's golf course in Los Angeles, the first significant fallout for golf from the Republican presidential candidate's comments on

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With the NBA's annual moratorium going into effect last week, big men have dominated free agency. Bradford Doolittle ranks the free-agent signings of the top four bigs by their expected impact.

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2015 ESPYS: Vote for best team

The six teams nominated for 2015 ESPY for Best Team posted dramatic wins, upsets and amazing championship seasons. But who was the best of the best? Vote now!

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Reid: Kyle Shanahan in his best role yet

New Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan has quietly worked wonders with marginal QBs. Now he gets Matt Ryan as he auditions to be a head coach. You could hardly ask for a better fit.

FSU releases QB Johnson in wake of bar incident (3:17)
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Looking ahead: Gonzaga Bulldogs

Gonzaga will be good. Gonzaga is always good. The Bulldogs are in position to make a deep tournament run, but then, that's nothing new.

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Hall of Fame debate: Chris Osgood

Red Wings goalie Chris Osgood put up great numbers and was a part of three Stanley Cup teams. But does he deserve to be in the Hall of Fame?


The Spurs' core looking back

Tim Duncan, Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Gregg Popovich reflect on their first impressions of Ginoboli. Said Tim Duncan: "I assumed he was one of the experiments I would never meet."


Serena has third-set lead

It's been a noisy quarterfinal match at the All England Club as Serena Williams leads Victoria Azarenka 4-2 in the third set. Who will clinch a semifinal berth? Live on ESPN, WatchESPN


Blues sign Tarasenko to 8-year deal

GM Doug Armstrong announced today the club signed Vladimir Tarasenko to an 8-year deal worth $60M. The 23-year-old forward had a breakout season in 2014-15: He tied for 10th in the NHL overall with 73 points, 5th with 37 goals and 7th with a plus-27 rating.

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Radwanska serving for the match

Agnieszka Radwanska has 9 winners and 7 unforced errors, a far cry from Madison Keys' 47 winners and 36 unforced errors. Radwanska leads 5-3 in the third set and is serving for the match in today's Wimbledon action. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN


Donovan McNabb arrested in June DUI

The former NFL QB was arrested just before midnight June 28 after rear-ending a car at a stoplight in Gilbert, Ariz., according to a Gilbert Police Department statement. It didn't specify what his BAC was, but he was taken to a holding facility before being cited and released.

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Serena hits back

In a hard-hitting set that featured prolonged screaming and both players fighting off break points, Serena Williams won 6-2 to force a big third set in her Wimbledon quarterfinal match vs. Victoria Azarenka. Live on ESPN & WatchESPN


2015 ESPYs Salute: John Koller

John Koller, vice president, Sony PlayStation, has led the way in raising funds for the Stuart Scott Memorial Cancer Research Fund at The V Foundation since February 2015 through Sony’s PS Heroes programs. 2015 ESPYs: Vote

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No mercy for Micronesia

How does this even happen? Micronesia's three-game humiliation in the Pacific Games concluded with a 46-0 loss to Vanuatu. Yes, in soccer. You have to see it to believe it.


Keys takes second set, 6-3

Madison Keys' 9th ace of the match forces a decisive third set against Agnieszka Radwanska. She leads the tournament field with 56 total aces. Live on ESPN2 & WatchESPN


Floyd Mayweather stripped of WBO title

Because boxers cannot hold world titles in multiple weight classes, Mayweather's welterweight world title was stripped by the WBO in a procedural move. Mayweather failed to vacate his two junior middleweight titles and pay a $200K sanctioning fee by Friday's deadline. Story

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Weather a factor at WSOP ... seriously

2014 World Series of Poker Player of the Year George Danzer coasted on Day 1B. Main Event recap

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Guy jumps off teammate's back for dunk

The basket wouldn't count in a real game and the injury risk is extremely high, but this crazy dunk would garner you props for life. Power boost

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Ian O'Connor: A-Rod snub no big deal

"I don’t really have a huge problem with it because ultimately at end of the day, Alex Rodriguez being in a 15th All-Star Game is not going to help in him long-term nearly as much as, say, winning a ring with the Yankees without Derek Jeter, without using PEDs -- assuming he’s not using them anymore.” (via Mike & Mike)

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Jane McManus @janesports

I think that's why the Wimbledon crowd was laughing, because Serena is taking the noise to a humorous level. I'm in the stands.