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Manziel's lawyer uncertain QB can stay clean

A text message accidentally sent to The Associated Press shows that Johnny Manziel's lawyer is seeking a plea deal in his domestic violence case and has concerns about his ability to stay sober.

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The offseason of James Harden begins today

After a difficult season, Rockets star James Harden is determined to rebuild a winner in Houston -- no matter what (and who) it takes.

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Boogie's Twitter game is on point (1:06)
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'The Dikembe Mutombo song' will make your day (2:25)
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Nichols: NBA must address one-and-done (2:17)
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By presidential decree: Put a shirt on, J.R. (0:24)
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USA Basketball: Rio Olympics coverage

Many of the NBA's best are headed to Rio in search of a third straight gold medal. As Coach K & Co. take on the world, we're tracking all things Team USA hoops.

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Jemele says Knicks 'delusional' if they think Durant is coming (1:51)
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Sports Misery Index: Cleveland passes its crown

Now that the Cavs have won a championship, which city replaces Cleveland as the most tortured? Bill Barnwell unveils his Misery Index to determine the fan base that has suffered the most.

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How to Take a Penalty

Getting a penalty in soccer might seem like a surefire way to score a goal, but there's an art to it that is often missed. Those who ignore it from 12 yards out are doomed to miss. Check out our guide to understanding the mysterious ways of the spot kick.

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Braves GM doesn't expect to trade ace Teheran

Julio Teheran is expected to be one of baseball's most coveted pitchers as the trade deadline approaches, but Braves GM John Coppolella said he doesn't think the team will trade the ace.

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CFL 

The opening weekend of the CFL regular season continues with the Montreal Alouettes meeting the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Former Oregon QB Vernon Adams is on Montreal's roster. Live on ESPN2, WatchESPN

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Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Ottawa selects Logan Brown. A 6 foot 6 center with great hands and vision. Rough around edges but few can dominate like he can when he's on.

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Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Colorado selects Tyson Jost. Played well at every tournament and level. Great skater and playmaker who can be effective at both ends.

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With the 10th pick of the NHL Draft

The Colorado Avalanche select Tyson Jost (C). 2016 NHL Draft tracker

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NCAA Men Baseball 

Coastal Carolina (2-1) faces TCU (2-0) in rematch of Tuesday's game which the Horned Frogs won 6-1. If TCU wins, it advances to the CWS Finals. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer 

Calgary Flames get their goalie in sending the No. 35 overall pick and conditional third to the Blues for Brian Elliott. Great deal for Calgary. Asking price cheaper than Ben Bishop and Marc-Andre Fleury and lower cap hit too. Elliott was great at times for Blues in the playoffs.

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Montreal selects Mikhail Sergachev. rare to find a big strong defender who can skate and make plays he can. Plays a high risk-reward style.

NHL 

With the 9th pick of the NHL Draft

The Montreal Canadiens select Mikhail Sergachev (D). 2016 NHL Draft tracker

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Buffalo selects Alex Nylander. He's a player with top echelon skill and offensive IQ and skates well. Dominant throughout the season.

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With the 8th pick of the NHL Draft

The Buffalo Sabres select Alexander Nylander (F). Nylander led Team Sweden with 4 goals and 9 points at the 2016 World Junior Championships. 2016 NHL Draft tracker

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Arizona selects Keller. Set records at the USNTDP in scoring. A dynamic playmaker with great speed hands and intelligence.

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With the 7th pick of the NHL Draft

The Arizona Coyotes select Clayton Keller (C). 2016 NHL Draft tracker

Joe McDonald ESPN Staff Writer 

Auston Matthews discusses the excitement of being drafted No. 1 overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs.

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Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer 

Canucks pass on Matthew Tkachuk to grab defenseman Olli Juolevi at No. 5. Teams were hoping he would slip but best place to get high-end defensemen is at the top of the draft. Canucks smart to grab him.

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Calgary selects Matt Tkachuk. A fierce competitor with great hands and even better hockey sense. Scores wherever he goes.

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With the 6th pick of the NHL Draft

The Calgary Flames select Matthew Tkachuk (LW). Tkachuk had 11 points at the 2016 World Junior Championships, tied with Auston Matthews for the team lead. 2016 NHL Draft tracker

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Vancouver selects Olli Juolevi. My top ranked defender. He's an elite skater and puck mover with tremendous hockey sense.

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With the fifth pick of the NHL Draft

The Vancouver Canucks select Olli Juolevi (D). 2016 NHL Draft Tracker

Jeff Carlisle Soccer 

Jurgen Klinsmann said he'll play his strongest team possible in tomorrow's Copa America Centenario 3rd place match vs. Colombia

Jeff Carlisle Soccer 

Jurgen Klinsmann say that Tim Howard will start in goal for the US in the Copa America Centenario 3rd place match vs. Colombia. Also indicated that John Brooks and Fabian Johnson are banged up and will be game time decisions.

Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer 

Jesse Puljujarvi falls into the lap of the Edmonton Oilers at No. 4. Gives GM Peter Chiarelli tons of flexibility now to trade a forward for help on defense.

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Edmonton selects Puljujarvi. A dynamic offensive talent who can beat you in almost any way. A giant add to the Oilers organization.

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With the fourth pick of the NHL Draft

The Edmonton Oilers select Jesse Puljujarvi (RW). NHL Draft Tracker

Corey Pronman ESPN Writer 

Columbus selects Dubois. A very smart two-way center who can beat you with power or skill. A shocker with Puljujarvi on the board.

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