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Harden scores 42 as Rockets go up 3-0 on Mavs

James Harden scored a playoff career-high 42 points, Dwight Howard had his postseason best with 26 rebounds and the Houston Rockets beat the Dallas Mavericks 130-128 on Friday night.

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Silver says NBA will talk Hack-a-Shaq solution

NBA commissioner Adam Silver expects the NBA to explore rule changes at upcoming meetings that would address rampant use of Hack-a-Shaq strategy that slows games and hurts entertainment value.

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Romo: 'Going to win a Super Bowl next year'

After receiving the Nancy Lieberman Lifetime Achievement Award in Dallas recently, Tony Romo made a reference to bringing the Cowboys their first Super Bowl since 1995.

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#NBAFrontOffice: Thunder's next steps

ESPN.com's NBA Front Office convenes to discuss the firing of Scott Brooks by the Oklahoma City Thunder. What is the way forward for OKC, and what type of replacement should they target?

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Monster 11th keys Cubs win

Chicago broke a 3-3 tie with 4 runs in the top of the 11th to down the Reds on the road. Jon Lester struck out 10 for his best outing as a Cub and Anthony Rizzo smacked his 2nd HR of the year. Box score


'This is why I'm here'

Toronto fans are all too familiar with this sight, but Paul Pierce nailed a dagger 3 late in the game to put to bed any hopes of a Raptors comeback.


Leonard drops the hammer on Clippers

This Kawhi Leonard alley-oop from Danny Green brought the house down in San Antonio. He has 16 points and his Spurs lead by 6 at the half.


Final: Cardinals 3, Brewers 0

Cardinals SP Carlos Martinez threw 7 scoreless innings, giving up only 4 hits and striking out 8 to give St. Louis the 3-0 win over Milwaukee. Box score


Final: Wizards 106, Raptors 99

Two late 3-pointers by Otto Porter were followed by a dagger 3 by Paul Pierce to seal the victory as the Wizards take a commanding 3-0 series lead. John Wall finished with 19 points and 15 assists as he looks to close out the Raptors on Sunday. Box score


Bruce Jenner: 'I am a woman'

The 1976 Olympic gold medalist said in an exclusive interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer: "I've been thinking about this day forever, and what I should do with my life, how do I tell my story, how do I tell people what I've been through ... and that day is today." Story

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Rockies capture lead in 6th

The Rockies collected 4 hits and converted them into 3 runs in the bottom of the 6th to claim a 6-4 lead over the Giants. Follow live

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Going to be amazing in a couple of years when Paul Pierce is hitting game-winners at the Y and yelling "This is why they brought me here!"

Mills hits bullseye from downtown

Patty Mills played a huge role in the Spurs' Game 2 win. Here he knocks down a 3 in transition to give his team a big cushion. The Clippers have since crept back in it.


Spurs up at half thanks to Leonard

San Antonio leads the Clippers 46-38 at halftime behind 16 points from Kawhi Leonard. Los Angeles shooting just 34.1% from the floor also helped. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

Raptors scraping down the stretch

Toronto is staying in it despite a horrid 38.9% shooting from the field. Transition defense has been the Raptors' key as they trail by 4 with 3 minutes left in the game. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN


Nothing falling for Clippers

Shooting 32.3% from the field and 25% from 3 is not a recipe for victory and Los Angeles is finding that out. The Clippers trail the Spurs 35-29 halfway through the 2nd quarter. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


Bruce Jenner: 'I am a woman'

Bruce Jenner told Diane Sawyer in an exclusive interview: "I look at it this way -- Bruce always telling a lie. He's lived a lie his whole life about who he is. And I can't do that any longer." Story

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Wild, Blues tied at 1 after one

St. Louis is dominating in shots (12-3) but both the Wild and the Blues got one in net. The series is even at 2. Follow live

Truth looking for breathing room

Paul Pierce sized up a a 28-footer and drained a 3 to give the Wizards a 4-point lead midway through the final frame. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

Spurs outshooting Clippers

San Antonio has built a 12-point lead early in the second quarter and it's easy to see why. The Spurs are shooting 56.5% compared to the Clippers' 31.8%. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


Hagelin scores in OT, Rangers move on

Carl Hagelin nailed the game-winner and New York wins the game 2-1 and takes the series over the Penguins 4-1. Box score