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6hKeith Law

Law's Top 100 prospects

Keith Law lays out his highly anticipated annual list of the top 100 prospects in baseball, with talented Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager topping it.

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Law: 2016 ranking of all 30 farm systems

Keith Law ranks the MLB farm systems heading into the 2016 season, with the rebuilding Braves (including offseason acquisition Dansby Swanson) leaping to No. 1 and the Angels falling to last.

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2hSeth Wickersham and Don Van Natta Jr.

Inside the NFL's wild return to LA

Few could have guessed that the league's return would become so bloody, bitter and, most of all, emblematic of how power in the NFL truly works.

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No decision expected Thursday in McCoy inquiry

No decision on a possible arrest warrant for LeSean McCoy is expected Thursday, a police official told ESPN, as the district attorney's office investigates an alleged nightclub assault.

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Bracketology: Oregon the safest choice in the Pac-12

There are a lot of Pac-12 teams in the mix, but Joe Lunardi feels good about one in particular: Oregon. The Ducks have risen all the way to a No. 2 seed in his latest projection. Watch No. 11 Oregon vs. California on ESPN2 & WatchESPN at 9 p.m. ET.

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The Globetrotters posterize ESPN employees... and legends (1:18)
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TBT: Young Beast Mode taking OL to Sizzler (0:30)
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Bizarre sequence costs Boise State a win (1:26)
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Jay Bilas' pick to win it all: Maryland (1:50)
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SVP's brief encounter with Bill Murray at Pebble Beach (2:30)
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When Curry sinks a 3-pointer... you dance! (0:26)
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MVP of the season so far (1:27)
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LeBron's pass hits Russell in the groin (0:42)
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What is the Warriors' Achilles' heel? (2:52)
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Looking back at Sudeikis' SportsCenter spoofs (1:46)
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Field Yates

Yates: The NFL's five worst cap situations

Who has the most work to do regarding the 2016 salary cap? Field Yates' list includes three AFC East teams that all face big offseason decisions.

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Bowen: Five rookies ready to pop in Year 2

Which rookies are ready to take their games to the next level? Matt Bowen highlights five players, including Titans WR Dorial Green-Beckham, who displayed a rare athletic skill set in Year 1.

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High-flying alley-oops are even more fun in triple-OT (0:28)

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Whiteside suspended one game for elbow

Hassan Whiteside will miss the Feb. 19 game against the Hawks after he was punished for throwing an elbow and making contact with the head of the Spurs' Boban Marjanovic on Tuesday. Whiteside was assessed a Flagrant 2 on the play and ejected.

Towns throws down the hammer ... twice
NBA 

When Karl-Anthony Towns is coming down the lane, you should probably get out of the way.

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Top 100 prospects in baseball
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Keith Law lays out his highly anticipated annual list of the top talent in baseball, with Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager topping it. No.'s 1-50 (Insider)

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Steph Curry 3-pointer = dancing time
NBA 

Andre Iguodala does a lot of dancing.

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Globetrotters dunk on everyone at ESPN
NBA 

Bob Ley has the nickname of "The General" and the Harlem Globetrotters treated him like a Washington General.

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NBA 

This dance team knows how to move

Mahomet-Seymour High School's dance team put a different spin on their moves in an inspiring performance. Watch

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Chauncey Billups was immortalized in Pistons lore as his No. 1 jersey was raised to the rafters on Wednesday. [Credit: Carlos Osorio/AP Photo]

How will the Saints deal with Drew Brees?
NFL 

The QB has a $30 million cap hit next season and the NFL Insiders crew believes the Saints' only option is to give him an extension.

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ICYMI: LeBron's pass hits Russell in the groin
NBA 

LeBron James fired a pass to the sidelines, and D'Angelo Russell was in the exact wrong place at the exact wrong time.

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Justin Timberlake hits a nice flop shot close. His partner Justin Rose knocks in birdie. Timberlake: "Man, I'm just trying to contribute!"

DeRozan: 'Pretty tough' to take him from Toronto

In an interview that will air on Saturday night's "Meet The All-Stars" show on ESPN Radio at 5:30 PM, DeMar DeRozan told Marc Stein: "My whole mindset has always been this is home for me. I never think otherwise unless it's brought up to me, or you see things, or people ask you about certain things."

They built what in Fenway Park?

No need to adjust your screens. That is a ginormous ski jump ramp in Boston's iconic stadium, and it makes the Green Monster look tiny. Sweet pics

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Where RG III could land next
NFL 

With Robert Griffin III's release from Washington all but inevitable, there could be some teams interested in the QB's services -- including the Cowboys, who would be adding a young insurance policy for Tony Romo without undermining him. Sando: Landing spots (Insider)

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TBT: Marshawn Lynch's shoutout
NFL 

In honor of his retirement, we remember the time a young Lynch gave it up for his high school team's offensive linemen.

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TBT: Kevin Hart outduels Mone Davis
NBA All-Star Game 

Little League World Series star Davis got a nice crossover against Hart in last year's NBA Celebrity All-Star Game, but it was the comedian who earned MVP honors.

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82 games in 169 days just isn't working
NBA 

The NBA's 82-game schedule is cruel, unrelenting, back-breaking, knee-busting and illogical. Fatigue robs the NBA of dunks, robs the league of its best players and makes teams play worse. Eliminate back-to-backs

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NBA 

The AP Top 25 went 1-4 on Wednesday

Baylor was the only Top-25 team to win on Wednesday. The other four teams in action all lost to unranked opponents.

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Donovan thinking of Monty Williams' family
NBA 

Thunder coach Billy Donovan said Monty Williams' wife Ingrid, who died Tuesday night in a car crash, was an "incredible mother."

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NBA Hall of Famer vs. Super Bowl Champ
NFL 

Magic Johnson and Peyton Manning faced off in a game of Egg Russian Roulette, and what's better than two legends smashing raw eggs on their heads? So weird, so awesome

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NFL 

ICYMI: Rondo goes behind the back twice
NBA 

Doing it once to set up a dunk? Pretty cool. Twice? Well, that's what makes him Rajon Rondo.

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NBA 

Heat make spot-on 'Martin' intro spoof

The Miami Heat might not be having a noteworthy season on the court (they are currently boasting a 29-24 record), but that doesn't mean this video spoof of the iconic intro for the '90s sitcom "Martin" is any less awesome. Chris Bosh for the win.

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Bizarre ending costs Boise State a win

The Broncos looked to have broken a tie with Colorado at the buzzer with a crazy, off-balance 3-pointer. However, the officials called it off after a review.

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NFL players who need a change of scenery
NFL 

To get his career back in order, Robert Griffin III will be best served in another city where the focus won't be as intense as Washington. 32 who need fresh start

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