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Hield comes up big as Sooners hold off Horns

Buddy Hield capped off a 27-point night with the deciding 3-pointer in the final seconds to help No. 3 Oklahoma rally past Texas and avoid a second consecutive loss.

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Hield's 3 caps Sooners' comeback over Longhorns (1:18)
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UConn women too much (again) for South Carolina

For the second straight year, the top-ranked Connecticut women showed just how big the gap is between No. 1 and No. 2, as Breanna Stewart (25 points) and the Huskies stayed perfect at South Carolina.

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King James takes the low-hanging fruit from Kings (0:16)
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Duke's Allen gets flagrant for intentional trip (0:39)
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NBA Power Rankings: Will the Warriors ever stop?

After their 41st straight win at home, Golden State is showing no signs of slowing down atop Marc Stein's latest rankings. Meanwhile, back East, Boston is gaining a sneaky bit of momentum.

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Drummond drills it from 3/4 court (0:38)
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Manning has no timeline for retirement decision (7:03)
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Phil, Thibs or Walton for next Knicks coach?

What happens now in Gotham with Derek Fisher fired? Is Luke Walton a coaching candidate? Or will Phil Jackson return to the sidelines?

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Kobe 'hammers' it home (0:15)
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Thomas: Dream come true to have mother at Super Bowl (2:25)
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Curry on Newton: 'I can't really say how I would have responded in that moment' (0:59)
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Warriors at the White House (1:37)
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Westbrook decides to crash Durant's interview (0:35)
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Best and worst of Super Bowl 50

When it was all said and done, the Broncos simply shut down the Panthers in a defensive affair. The best and worst of it? Greg Garber shares.

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Mexico wins Caribbean Series on walk-off HR (0:51)
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Leicester keep passing title tests

Marcotti's Musings: When will we finally take Leicester seriously in the title race? Plus: Barca win ugly and Gary Neville's situation at Valencia get

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Harris: I would've been mad if I was Cam
NFL 

Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr. on his postgame press conference, which may have caused Cam Newton to abruptly walk away from his: "I don't know why they had us in the same room or anywhere close to where they could hear us."

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Did antics keep Owens out of the Hall?
NFL 

The SportsNation crew believes WR Terrell Owens is a Hall of Famer and voters got distracted by his antics instead of looking at his production.

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SVP's Best Thing: Wofford sets 3-point record
NCAAM 

The best thing Scott Van Pelt saw today was Wofford knocking down an incredible 17-of-21 triples, the best mark for a Division I team taking at least 20 3-point attempts in a game.

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NCAAM 

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel was glad to seal a 89-87 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday. "I'm not unhappy that's the last time I face Kobe [Bryant]," Vogel said. In his final game against the Pacers, Bryant scored 19 points on 6-of-25 shooting, but he hit four straight fourth quarter shots -- including three consecutive 3-pointers -- that gave the Lakers a late lead.

Kobe Bryant makes three late 3-pointers
NBA 

Bryant only made 6 field goals vs. the Pacers tonight. But 3 of them came in just over a minute's time late in the fourth quarter.

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Should Walton pick the Lakers or Knicks?
NBA 

Luke Walton, who led the Warriors to a record start when Steve Kerr was out, will be a hot coaching commodity this offseason. Antonio Davis says if Walton has to pick between New York and L.A., the choice is easy.

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NBA 

When the reward is well worth the risk

The University of Rochester was placed in a situation that demanded risk vs. the University of Chicago -- and Rochester executed to perfection.

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Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

Kobe Bryant was asked if younger NBA players today are as competitive as their predecessors. "It's different. I don't think guys are as openly competitive as maybe they used to be," the Los Angeles Lakers star said. "It's hard to try to instill that into somebody and tell them to be competitive or have that sense or urgency or how much each possession means. It's hard to instill that in somebody. But that being said, they'll learn the hard way, because inevitably there will be a player that's extremely competitive, has a lot of skills and is going to keep beating everybody until they figure out how to be competitive. They'll learn one way or another."

LeBron eyes Kobe's last Cleveland visit
NBA 

LeBron James said in advance of Kobe Bryant's final trip to Cleveland (Wednesday, 8 ET on ESPN): "Anytime I even watch his games, even when I'm not playing him, it's always like very emotional just knowing it's his last hurrah." 'Great reception' planned

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Wrestler Daniel Bryan to retire

Professional wrestler Daniel Bryan has decided to retire because of medical reasons. Bryan will join Jonathan Coachman on Tuesdays 9 p.m. SportsCenter to further elaborate on his decision.

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Report: Donaldson, Jays reach 2-year deal
MLB 

3B Josh Donaldson and the Blue Jays have avoided arbitration with a 2-year, $29 million deal, according to Sportsnet Canada. Donaldson is the defending AL MVP.

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NBA greats debate all-time greats
NBA 

Who's in Chris Bosh's all-time NBA Top 5? "No. 1? I have to say Jordan. No. 2 is Kareem. No. 3 is Magic. Uh, shoot, man. I'd probably go Bill Russell No. 4. Man, this is so hard." Who made the cut?

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Drummond drills one from 3/4 court
NBA 

Free throws might befuddle the Pistons' Andre Drummond. But 3/4-court shots are his thing.

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NBA 

Joe Johnson redefines 'ankle breaker'
NBA 

There are ankle breakers, and then there is Johnson doing this to Denver's Jusuf Nurkic.

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Kobe can still elevate ... sort of
NBA 

This wasn't exactly the form that won Kobe Bryant a dunk contest title, but it counts for two points just the same.

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NBA 

Mike Rodak ESPN Staff Writer 

High-ranking Philadelphia police source tells ESPN's Mark Schwarz that arrest warrants are imminent in Sunday's bar fight reportedly involving Bills RB LeSean McCoy. Those warrants are expected in next 24-48 hours, the source told Schwarz.

Magic get rare back-to-back wins
NBA 

A night after hitting a game-winner, Nikola Vucevic scored 28 points to lead the Magic to an OT win over the Hawks. It's the first time in 2016 Orlando has won back-to-back games.

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NBA 

Westbrook, Durant power Thunder win

Russell Westbrook had 29 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists, and Kevin Durant had a game-high 32 points, as OKC picked up a 122-106 win in Phoenix. The Thunder have won 6 of their past 7. Box score

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Jackson: It was time to make a change
NBA 

Knicks president Phil Jackson said of Derek Fisher, who was fired Monday: "I think he was a dedicated worker. Some of that onus is on the players."

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NBA 

Rondo to LeBron for the slam
NBA 

Rajon Rondo set up LeBron James for a breakaway dunk with a perfect outlet pass. One problem: they don't play for the same team.

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NBA 

Johnson wins it, Prokhorov goes bonkers
NBA 

Joe Johnson banked in a 3-pointer at the buzzer to down the Nuggets, much to the delight of Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov.

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NBA 

Kings ready to move on from Karl
NBA 

Marc Stein reports the Kings are planning on firing coach George Karl, saying on SportsCenter: "Since they lost Friday night in Brooklyn this has been seen as an inevitability."

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NBA 

Hield's 3-pointer wins it for Oklahoma
NCAAM 

Oklahoma's comeback over Texas was capped by a clutch three-pointer by Buddy Hield, giving the Sooners a 63-60 win.

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NCAAM 

Crosby remains red hot for Penguins
NHL 

Sidney Crosby scored two goals and had two assists in Pittsburgh's 6-2 win over Anaheim. He's scored a goal in 9 straight home games, the longest streak in the NHL since Mario Lemieux had an 11-game streak during the 1995-96 season (via Elias).

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Blazers best Grizzlies in OT

Damian Lillard scored 33 points and iced the game with free throws down the stretch as Portland earned a 112-106 OT win in Memphis. The Blazers have won 7 of their past 8. Box score

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