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Warriors ease past Blazers in Game 1

Klay Thompson finished with a playoff career-high 37 points, and Draymond Green added a triple-double as the Warriors took a 1-0 series lead.

Henderson and Varejao ejected after tempers flare (1:09)
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5hDave Tuley

How to bet Raptors-Pacers Game 7

Dave Tuley gives his take on how to bet Sunday's Game 7 between the Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers.

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Blues prevail in OT to level series with Stars

After letting the two-goal lead slip away in regulation, St. Louis outlasted Dallas when David Backes chipped in a power-play goal to get even with the Stars.

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How the Heat owned the Hornets in Game 7

Goran Dragic and Hassan Whiteside dominated on both ends of the floor as the Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinals after eliminating the Hornets.

Young fan crashes Hornets-Heat game (0:19)
Kenseth sent flying after crash with Danica (0:57)
Dale Jr. uses hand to control car after losing steering wheel (0:24)
7hMel Kiper

Kiper: 2016 NFL Draft Grades

With the 2016 NFL draft in the books, Mel Kiper gives his grades on all 32 draft classes. The Jacksonville Jaguars head the class.

Leicester fans crash the ESPN van (0:50)
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Evans: Ranieri flying high with Leicester

Claudio Ranieri's side could clinch the Barclays Premier League title on Monday depending on the result between Tottenham and Chelsea, but the skipper said he won't be watching and he knows Leicester City is a step away from glory after its draw at Old Trafford.

Valeri's perfect free kick (0:57)
Pippen surprises Jordan at halftime (0:21)
Mackensie Alexander's field of opportunity: From Florida's orange groves to the NFL (6:58)
Trumbo swings at a pitch that hits him (0:33)
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Even in final season, Ortiz continues to vex Yankees

David Ortiz has hit home runs in consecutive games against the Yankees and looks to lead the Red Sox to a sweep over their rivals on Sunday Night Baseball live on ESPN & WatchESPN.

Dallas Strikers bowl combined perfect game (1:27)
POTUS: Kobe and a mic drop (0:20)
Keselowski wins wreck-filled race at Talladega (2:10)
Spurs drop 43 on Thunder in first quarter (1:44)
Berto gets revenge on Ortiz with KO (1:13)
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5hPierre LeBrun

Capitals' second line looking for goals -- and answers

The line of Evgeny Kuznetsov, Justin Williams and Marcus Johansson is struggling and the Capitals' fortunes are struggling along with them, which has to change if they want to win the series.

Brooks Orpik delivers a controversial hit (0:25)
Dearth of quality starting quarterbacks in NFL (1:09)
Stanton annihilates another baseball (0:31)
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6hBuster Olney

Olney: Intriguing two-tier PED penalty system

Buster Olney proposes a system that could strengthen PED penalties but allows a margin for error; plus a check-in on David Price and today's links.


Curry: 'Pretty good' chance of playing Game 3

Although, Steph Curry did add that his knee is "still painful".


Harper gets the golden sombrero

Bryce Harper has a rough day at the plate, going 0-for-4 with four strikeouts in a win vs. the Cardinals.


Dallas Strikers bowl combined perfect game

Even someone using a two-handed method got in on the action.


Young fan crashes Hornets-Heat game

A young fan came running on the court in the fourth quarter to hug Justise Winslow, much to the chagrin of Jeff Van Gundy.


Kenseth sent flying after crash with Danica

With eight laps to go at Talladega, Danica Patrick got hit from behind and rammed into Matt Kenseth, sending his car flying into the air and hitting the inside wall.


Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors coach Dwane Casey: "It's win or go home. There's tension in the air. Toronto is a big market so the pressure is there and we have to embrace it."

Henderson vs. Varejao ends in ejection

The two had a very close encounter after Anderson Varejao tripped up Gerald Henderson, resulting in double technicals. More chirping later led to ejections for both.


Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors beat Trail Blazers 118-106 in Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series. The ViewFromVegas is they also covered as 10-point home favorites and the game went over the betting total of 210 points.

Thompson outscored Blazers in first quarter

Golden State's Klay Thompson got off to a hot start, scoring 18 points in the opening frame while the Trail Blazers only tallied 17.


Christopher Wondoloski ESPN 

Portland Timbers with the 2-1 victory.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors win Game 1 118-106

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Game 7 in Toronto

Craig Custance ESPN Senior Writer 

Blues tried sitting on two-goal lead and it failed. Jamie Benn's goal with 2:36 remaining tied it and this game is headed to overtime in Dallas.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw has nine career games of 10 strikeouts with no walks, the most in baseball since the start of 2014. Through seven innings Sunday, he has exactly 10 strikeouts and no walks. The Dodgers hold a slim 1-0 lead over the Padres.

Valeri bends in long free kick

Diego Valeri put Portland ahead 2-1 over Toronto with a fantastic free kick from well outside the 18.


Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

The Yankees are trying to avoid a sweep at the hands of David Price and the Red Sox tonight and Joe Girardi has shaken up his lineup a tad. Alex Rodriguez moves back up to 3rd in the batting order, Aaron Hicks and Ronald Torreyes get to start and Chase (.150) Headley bats sixth tonight. Why, you ask? He's hitting .421 against Price (8-for-19).

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

93-73 Warriors heading into the 4th. Somehow the Warriors must soldier on sans Anderson Varejao

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

Apparently the first set of double technicals wasn't enough to defuse the fracas between Anderson Varejao and Gerald Henderson. The pair are whistled for a fresh set of techs just before the end of the third quarter and were summarily tossed from the game.

Eddie Matz ESPN Senior Writer 

You can't start a brutal 10-game road trip any better than the Nationals have. They won as many games in St. Louis this weekend (3) as they've won in the previous eight years combined.


Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

Anderson Varejao and Gerald Henderson exchange words after the play after Henderson trips over Varejao's leg. Players on the floor instantly tilt their heads up to see replay on big screen. None follows, but they continue to check back, peering upwards. Double technical fouls are ultimately assessed to Varejao and Henderson.

Bob Pockrass NASCAR 

Danica Patrick had x-rays on her chest but they showed no broken bones after what she called one of the hardest hits of her career in a crash at Talladega and one of the scariest with fire after she stopped. "Everything is fine. I saw my chest on the way out (of the care center). It looks very symmetrical."