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Follow live: Day 2 at Wimbledon

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer enjoyed straight-set victories in their first-round matches at Wimbledon. No. 3 seed Andy Murray also is in action in London (live on ESPN & WatchESPN).

Russell Wilson: 'Let my play speak for itself' (2:49)
Top neighborhood plays (2:35)
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Nance was 'terrified' of Kobe's reaction to tweet

Lakers draft pick Larry Nance Jr. said he was "terrified" of his new teammate Kobe Bryant's reaction to a tweet Nance sent in 2012 that referenced a 2012 sexual assault case involving Bryant.

D-Wade's top 10 plays (2:50)
Olbermann: Video replay is killing baseball (6:05)
Mint Condition: Pre-Civil War card up for auction (2:48)
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Which athletic achievements deserve an ESPY?

Your vote decides who will take home the ESPY for Best Male and Female Athlete, Best Play and so much more. The results will air on the 2015 ESPYS on July 15 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

Diving Frisbee catch coming in hot! (0:31)


Edward Aschoff @AschoffESPN

The SEC has really stepped up its nonconference scheduling of late. Now if college football could just get Texas and Texas A&M to play again

Auburn-Oregon to open 2019 season
College Football 

The two powerhouse programs will play each other at AT&T Stadium, home of the Cowboys, as part of the AdvoCare Classic. It's a rematch of the 2011 BCS title game when Auburn won with a late field goal.

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College Football 

Pop: Don't wake me up for free agency

NBA free agency starts at midnight tonight, but don't count Gregg Popovich among those to be making calls. The Spurs coach, 66, told the San Antonio Express-News: "I'm not calling anyone at midnight. I'll be in bed. And if that’s the difference in someone coming or not coming, then I don't want them.”

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Hope Solo: 'We will come out on top'

Yes, Germany is good. Yes, they score a lot. But it's not about Germany, the U.S. goalie said: "Ultimately, it's about how we play. ... If we play our game, it doesn't matter who we play, in the end, we will come out on top."


J.A. Adande @jadande

I'm starting to think all of these Luke Ridnour trades are just setting us up for a Jimmy Kimmel prank

NFL future power rankings

Which NFL teams are positioned for success over the next three seasons? The Patriots and Cowboys are both in the top 10, but Green Bay claimed the top spot thanks to Aaron Rodgers and a strong draft class. Full rankings (Insider)

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Elhassan: Top 30 free agent Big Board 2.0

LeBron James leads a star-studded -- but possibly largely spoken for -- class of free agents. Who's No. 2 though? It's not LaMarcus Aldridge, despite the feeding frenzy he's created on the west coast. Top free agents (Insider)

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Gamer channels Steve Austin

This gamer's entrance at a recent tournament was pretty great -- and that was before he pulled off a Stone Cold Stunner. Check it out

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Ridnour traded for 4th time this week

After being traded from the Magic to the Grizzlies to the Hornets to the Thunder all in 26 hours last week, Luke Ridnour has now been traded to the Raptors along with cash, while Toronto sent Tomislav Zubcic's draft rights to OKC.

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D-Wade's top 10 plays

With soon-to-be free agent Dwyane Wade possibly on the move, SportsCenter looks at Wade's top 10 plays with the Heat, including that double-OT, game-winning 3 vs. the Bulls in '09.


Genie Bouchard upset at Wimbledon

Canada's Bouchard, a 12-seed, lost in straight sets to world No. 117 Ying-Ying Duan in Wimbledon's first round. Bouchard was in last year's final, but she has now lost 12 of her last 14 matches. Watch Day 2 on ESPN, WatchESPN


5-on-5: NBA free-agency preview

Who is the best free agent not named LeBron James? Which team should you look out for? Our 5-on-5 panel has what you need to know before 12:01 a.m. ET. Free agency primer

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Adam Rittenberg @ESPNRittenberg

Maryland announces 3-year contract extension for Randy Edsall. Few would have pegged it after rough opening year. Consecutive 7-win seasons.

Beast Mode dives into Skittles

If you've ever wanted to see Marshawn Lynch take his trademark backward end-zone dive out of the endzone and into a giant container of Skittles, wait no longer. Lynch's colorful dive

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Germany the World Cup favorite
Women's World Cup 

According to FiveThirtyEight, the winner of the Germany-U.S. Women's World Cup semifinal is the leader to win the title.

Women's World Cup 

Trout's career HR total: 500? 600?

ESPN's Tim Kurkjian told SportsCenter: "He'll have more than 500. Sure about that. And we're still almost 400 short of that. That's how confident we are."


Countdown to the Body Issue: 6 days

Blake Griffin in the 2011 Body Issue was a slam dunk, as the new issue out July 6 is sure to be.

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Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

LaMarcus Aldridge would command projected $18.8 mil in first year. Rockets need to clear close to $10 mil to make it work.