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Aldridge announces decision: 'I will be a Spur'

Highly coveted free agent LaMarcus Aldridge has agreed to a contract with the San Antonio Spurs, he said Saturday on Twitter.

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Hot dog! Stonie eats 62 to dethrone Chestnut

Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island.

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#ICYMI: Wimbledon Week 1 (1:57)
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Stonie dethrones Chestnut as hot dog eating champ (0:29)
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A patriotic tribute to the best dunks (2:03)
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Team USA's World Cup journey (5:22)
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Cabrera placed on DL for first time in career (2:53)
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2015 Tour de France tracker

Follow all the action at this year's Tour de France with live updates and commentary, stage profiles and more.

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Doc Jacobs overcoming all odds (3:48)
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Athletes as fans: Maya Moore (0:31)

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Samardzija has no-hit bid through 5
MLB 

Jeff Samardzija is cruising against the Orioles with 1 walk, 6 stikeouts and no hits. The White Sox have a 1-0 lead. Follow live

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Chile with golden opportunity
Copa America 

It has never won the South American title, losing in its only two previous final appearances.

Copa America 

Murray advances despite shoulder injury
Tennis 

Andy Murray is on to the fourth round with a 4-set win over Andreas Seppi, clinching the victory by winning the final six games after taking a timeout for an injured shoulder.

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Tennis 

ICYMI: Chestnut's title reign cracked

Matt "Megatoad" Stonie shocked the competitive eating world by upsetting Joey Chestnut at the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest.

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Kevin Durant on being bigger

"Yeah, I think I gotta lose some weight to be honest. But I've been putting in a lot of work in the weight room. I haven't moved at all for 12 or 13 weeks, so last week was really the first time I've got on the court and dropped some sweat."

Pressure on Messi to score today
Copa America 

Although Lionel Messi has taken a Copa America-high 26 shots, he's scored just one goal. If he scores against Chile today, it will be the first time he's scored in a final with the senior national team.

Copa America 

Rays hope to rally with Pineda out

Michael Pineda seemed to be pumped to wear his special cap to commemorate Independence Day. His slider velocity averaged 86.4 mph today -- his season average was 84.4. He's out of the game after 10 strikeouts in 7 scoreless innings. Follow live

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Jason Sobel @JasonSobelESPN

For second straight day, Tiger Woods declined post-round interview requests with the media. Only offered comments to a PGA Tour official.

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MLB 

See some highlights from the Nationals’ racing presidents to celebrate Independence Day in Saturday’s edition of ESPN in Snapchat Discover.

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Royce Young @royceyoung

Kevin Durant says his rehab is going according to plan and hopes to be fully cleared in August. Started running and jumping some this week.

Murray dealing with shoulder injury
Tennis 

After cruising through the first two sets against Andreas Seppi, Andy Murray lost the third set in 31 minutes. He then took an injury timeout early in the fourth set to attend to a shoulder injury and promptly broke Seppi to put the match back on serve. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Roger Federer explains his emojis
Tennis 

The tennis superstar is fluent in English, French, German, Swiss German and, of course, emojis. Federer translates his day-off tweet for the rest of the world.

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Tennis 

Kaminsky ready for NBA debut
NBA 

Frank Kaminsky, the No. 9 pick in the 2015 NBA draft, will take the court in Orlando as the Hornets' Summer League squad takes on the Thunder.

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Red Sox leading Astros 3-0 in 5th

In his first game since May 23, Boston's Shane Victorino has a hit and scored a run. The Red Sox are threatening to score more against Collin McHugh in the 5th inning. Follow live

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Murray drops third set to Seppi
Tennis 

After cruising through the first two sets, Andy Murray was routed in the third by Andres Seppi, 6-1. Seppi had taken a timeout early in the set to tend to a leg injury. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

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Tennis 

Hezonja clutch in Summer League debut

Mario Hezonja, the No. 5 pick in the 2015 NBA draft, made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 12.9 seconds left to give the Magic a 75-74 OT win over the Clippers. Hezonja finished with 12 points and made 2-of-5 3-pointers.

Arnovitz on Aldridge/Blazers split
NBA 

Kevin Arnovitz writes of Portland's attempts to keep LaMarcus Aldridge in town: "The Blazers had effectively been engaged in a three-year recruiting effort, marriage counseling between team and star." Blazers kept door open

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NBA 

Doug Padilla @ESPNChiSox

Jeff Samardzija with his fourth consecutive strikeout and hasn't allowed a hit through three innings. One walk. White Sox 1, O's 0, B3.

Pineda painting a masterpiece

Michael Pineda has 10 strikeouts through 6 innings today. This is his second double-digit strikeout game this season. Rays hitters have missed over 40% of their swings so far today. Yankees lead 2-0 in the 6th. Follow live

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Enormity of final hangs over Chile
Copa America 

Ahead of the biggest game in the country's history, Chile manager Jorge Sampaoli is dwelling on the small details. Figuring out a solution for Lionel Messi can do that to a person. Under pressure

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