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Kaepernick sorry for insensitive flooding post

Colin Kaepernick, who has nearly 755,000 Twitter followers and 1.3 million followers on Instagram, deleted and apologized Tuesday for a post that trivialized deadly floods in the Houston area.

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Keith Law updates his MLB prospect rankings, and has new names, Carlos Correa and Corey Seager, in the top two spots and plenty of changes thereafter.

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Point spreads play key role in TV ratings

Two economists have shown that the point spread plays a significant role in viewing interest, at times producing 30 percent spikes in TV ratings on noncompetitive games.

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Baffert seeks to join rare company

At age 75, Billy Turner's the only person on Earth who can say he has trained a Triple Crown winner. He would love to welcome Bob Baffert to that exclusive club.

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Sando: Predicting new deals for Newton, Wilson

Mike Sando explains why the cost of quarterback contracts in the NFL will continue to rise -- and what that means for upcoming contract negotiations for Cam Newton and Russell Wilson.

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Final: Yankees 5, Royals 1

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run homer in the first inning and sparked a three-run fifth with a two-run double to power the Yankees past the Royals for a second straight win in the Bronx. Box score


Bryant matches Harper with HR blast

The fireworks we expected at Wrigley Field have gone off as scheduled. After Nats RF Bryce Harper launched a solo shot in the 7th inning, Cubs 3B Kris Bryant rocked homer to left field in the 8th to tie the game.


Bryant, Harper hot after May 9

Since May 9, Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant both have 7 homers, which leads the National League. The Cubs and Nats are tied at 2 in the ninth. Watch live


Hawks can't catch-and-shoot

Atlanta is 0-of-8 on catch-and-shoot 3-pointers tonight. Third best in the regular season, the Hawks have gotten progressively worse each round this postseason.

  • Regular Season 39.8%
  • First Round 39.2%
  • Second Round 34.7%
  • East Finals 19.6%

All the Hawks' things in a box to the left

Cleveland led by as much as 20 points in the first half before entering intermission up 59-42. Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague have shown up for Atlanta, combining for 27 points, but the Hawks are just 2-for-14 from 3. Follow live


Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

Avg NBA head coaching experience of NBA title winning coach over the last 15 Finals? 12 years. Could have Blatt vs Kerr both in Year 1.

Brian Windhorst @WindhorstESPN

LeBron needs 4 more assists & 1 more rebound to maintain triple double average for series. And he'll be quite aware of it.

Triple-double alert for LeBron

LeBron James is averaging a triple-double for the series and he's already up to 15 points, 4 rebounds and 6 assists on the night and it's only the second quarter. Cleveland is giving him assist opportunities as its shooting a blistering 59% from the field. Follow live


Wind helps Harper homer

Bryce Harper's seventh-inning home run at Wrigley Field was calculated at 368 feet. It was aided 11 feet by the wind, and would have only been a homer in 2 of 30 MLB parks without the wind (Minute Maid Park and Fenway Park). Watch live


Hawks struggling to contain Cavs

The Cavs put up 32 points in the first quarter and are on pace for 34 in the second. Cleveland leads by 16 at the midway point of the second frame. Follow live


Kevin Pelton @kpelton

On the plus side, second-chance points haven't really been a problem for the Hawks tonight.

Hawks want to talk it over

LeBron James has scored 8 of the Cavs' 11 second-quarter points as Cleveland's lead has ballooned to 15 early in the period. Follow live