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Ex-Lions coach Schwartz to help NFL's officials

Former Detroit Lions coach and Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz will be working in the NFL as an officiating consultant for the league in 2015.

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Looking ahead: UCLA Bruins

Three returning starters -- Bryce Alford, Tony Parker and Isaac Hamilton -- will form the Bruins' nucleus. The potential challenge is depth.

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Khris Davis avoids embarrassing out
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The Brewers' LF was originally called out for missing home plate after his 1st-inning home run, but the Brewers challenged, and the call was overturned. Milwaukee leads 1-0 over San Francisco. Follow live

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Baseball Tonight @BBTN

Things that happened at the same time... • Kris Bryant home run • Bartolo Colon single

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LeBron takes a stance on Tristan Thompson's impending free agency: "Tristan's a guy who should probably be a Cavalier his entire career"

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Kris Bryant hits his 6th HR of the season to tie the game with the Nationals, 1-1. The wind is blowing out at Wrigley; it could be a wild one today. Follow live

Curry's running a gauntlet of NBA greats
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Anthony Davis. Marc Gasol. James Harden. Steph Curry is running through his fellow All-NBA First Teamers on the road to the Finals where LeBron James could await. Unprecedented run

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Things change fast at Real Madrid
Soccer 

On May 24, 2014 -- 366 days ago -- manager Carlo Ancelotti led Real Madrid to its long-awaited 10th European Cup title. Today, Ancelotti was fired by Madrid, meaning the club will be looking to hire its 13th different manager since 2000. Fired after 2 seasons

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Guthrie was historically bad
MLB 

Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie is the fourth pitcher in MLB history to allow 11 earned runs in one inning pitched or fewer (via Elias). The last was Jason Jennings for the Astros in 2007.

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Terps down 5-3 in 2nd half vs. Denver
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Maryland will need to come from behind to win its first men's lacrosse national title since 1975. Denver is trying to become the first team outside the Eastern Time Zone to win a national title in men's lacrosse. Live on ESPN2 & WatchESPN

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Mets' Wright seeing back specialist

David Wright, out since April 14 with hamstring and back issues, is heading to California to work with a back specialist. Mets GM Sandy Alderson on the injury: "None of the doctors at this point have given us any indication that this is a long-term problem that can't be managed.''

Stephens downs Venus in Paris
Tennis 

Sloane Stephens took the first set in a tiebreak before dominating the second set, breaking No. 15 Venus Williams twice, for a 7-6 (5), 6-1 victory in their opening round match.

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Riddick: McDonald likely out in Chicago
NFL 

Louis Riddick on the news that Bears DL Ray McDonald has been arrested on charges of domestic violence and child endangerment: "I would be shocked if they don’t sever his ties."

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Happy Harper-Bryant Day
MLB 

Today is the first time that Kris Bryant and Bryce Harper will meet "head-to-head" in the majors -- as if you needed another reason to follow Nats at Cubs today (2:20 p.m. ET).

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Bryant & Harper both super patient
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This season, Bryce Harper has walked an MLB-high 39 times. Since being called up to the majors on April 17, Bryant has walked 24 times, tied for 4th most in the bigs. Only Carlos Santana has reached more full counts than Harper and Bryant.

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Phillies starter with 7 K's to start game

Severino Gonzalez of the Phillies is the second starter this season to record his first 7 outs via strikeout, joining Andrew Cashner (April 29). He had 5 career strikeouts entering the day. Follow Mets/Phillies live

Real Madrid fires Manager Ancelotti
Soccer 

Carlo Ancelotti will not be back for a 3rd season as Real Madrid manager after the club finished 2nd in La Liga and fell in the semifinals of the Champions League. Ancelotti led Madrid to its 10th European Cup in 2014.

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Bogaerts picking up the pace

Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant aren't the only young phenoms playing on Memorial Day. 22-year-old Xander Bogaerts is starting to heat up for the Red Sox. He's currently riding a 7-game hit streak and has reached base safely in 11 of his last 12 games. Follow live

Watch: Gardner joins Yankees HR parade
MLB 

Brett Gardner's first-inning HR is one of four for the Yankees in the first two innings against Kansas City today. Jeremy Guthrie gave up a career high 11 ER, more than any starter in a MLB game this season.

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