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Warriors take control late, top Pelicans

New Orleans hung around until the fourth quarter, but Golden State finally pulled away to take a 2-0 series lead.

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6hBaxter Holmes

Blazers had anti-Spanish-players sign for Gm 1

The Trail Blazers had a laminated card in their locker room at the FedExForum on Sunday that included the phrase "We don't lose to Spanish players" before their game against the Grizzlies.

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Pittsburgh fan 'alert' after foul ball strikes head

An injury to a fan hit by a foul ball at PNC Park caused a 23-minute delay in the second inning of a game between the Cubs and Pirates as a woman behind home plate was taken off on a stretcher.

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6hKatie Strang

NY police look into vandalism of Caps fans' car

The Nassau County Police Department is looking into a reported vandalism incident stemming from Sunday's game between the New York Islanders and Washington Capitals.

Monday's MLB highlights

Bryant powers Cubs past Pirates (1:55)

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Ford: NBA Draft Big Board 8.3

With so many players recently opting in or out of the draft, Chad Ford offers an updated Big Board.

SportsCenter Clips

Breaking down Wild's Game 3 win (0:47)

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Bulls take decisive lead on back of Butler
NBA 

Jimmy Butler set a playoff career high for the second straight game, and Derrick Rose scored all 15 of his points in the second half to help the Bulls seize a 2-0 series advantage over the Bucks.

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NBA 

Postseason brings out Rose's best
NBA 

Bulls guard Derrick Rose expressed his love for the playoffs after a Game 2 win over the Bucks. And did Rose's confidence in his health grow after playing 38 minutes? "38 minutes? I didn't even notice, so that's a good sign."

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NBA 

The greatest miss you'll ever see
NBA 

Stephen Curry's pregame warm-up involves shooting from everywhere in the building. Yes, literally everywhere -- including a full-court heave from the opposite tunnel that will leave you shaking your head. Maybe next time, Steph!

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Melrose: 'I'm worried about St. Louis'
NHL 

"St. Louis has to do some soul searching," Barry Melrose said after the Blues' Game 3 loss. "They got to get a team meeting or something and decide if they're going to play hard and finish this series tough or they're just going to mail it in and finish in five games."

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Iglesias makes cross-body throw
MLB 

Tigers SS Jose Iglesias turned what should have been an infield single for Brett Gardner into an incredible snag and throw to get the out at first.

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White Sox rally for walk-off win
MLB 

Melky Cabrera's RBI single capped a thrilling four-run, come-from-behind win against the visiting Twins, who lost 4-3 for their second straight defeat.

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MLB 

Bryant comes through when it counts
MLB 

Kris Bryant struggled in his first game in the majors, but the rookie has been strong since. Bryant is 4-for-7 with runners in scoring position and 2-for-3 with 2 outs and RISP, and he had 3 RBIs in the Cubs' 5-2 win over the Pirates. Box score

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Cubs to call up top prospect SS Russell
MLB 

Days after bringing Kris Bryant to the majors, No. 1 Cubs SS prospect Addison Russell will be called up. Russell can play shortstop and second base, where the Cubs have struggled with a .146 batting average.

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MLB 

Buckeyes presidential for a day
College Football 

One perk for winning the national championship: getting to meet the President of the United States. The Ohio State football team received this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity on Monday.

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College Football 

Young fan's unique wedding wish
College Football 

Shortly after a bride and groom said their "I dos" and sealed their marriage with a kiss, an enthusiastic Alabama fan shouted "Roll Tide," much to the delight of the friends and family in attendance.

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Wilson merchandise again tops among NFL
NFL 

For a second straight year, no NFL player was more popular on NFL merchandise last year than Seahawks QB Russell Wilson, according to a list released today by NFL Players Inc. Broncos QB Peyton Manning finished second in sales. See top 10

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NFL 

Next chapter in Manning vs. Brady

Tom Brady and Peyton Manning will meet for the 17th time (including playoffs) this season. Brady is 11-5 in the previous matchups. The 2015 regular-season schedule will be released Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET.

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Jets-Dolphins highlight London slate
NFL 

For the first time, a divisional game will be played in London when the Jets and Dolphins meet. Two other games will be played in London, all at 9:30 a.m. ET. The 2015 regular-season schedule will be released Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET.

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NFL 

Bucs GM: 'Biggest draft' in team history
NFL 

"It's huge," Jason Licht said. "We've got a real chance to really put us over the top and get us to the level that we think we're going to be at this year, which we think is competing for a championship."

NFL 

Rivers works out despite trade rumors
NFL 

ESPN Chargers reporter Eric Williams: "In an ideal scenario, the team would like to sign [Philip] Rivers to a long-term contract. … They know he’s an elite quarterback. They know they can win with him. … I think the one issue is they just don’t know if they can get him locked up long-term.”

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Desisa, Rotich win Boston Marathon

Ethopia's Lelisa Desisa (2:09:17) and Kenya's Caroline Rotich ( 2:24:55,) took home the Boston Marathon's men's and women's titles on a rainy Marathon Monday, collecting $150,000 each. It's the second win for Desisa, who donated his 2013 medal to the people of Boston.

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Desisa: I'm taking medal home this time

After the 2013 Boston bombings, Lelisa Desisa donated his winner's medal back the Boston Athletic Association as a tribute to the victims of the tragedy. When asked about his plans for this year's hardware, Desisa said, "This is medal is, I think, for me."

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Athletics power past Angels
MLB 

Stephen Vogt's fourth HR this season -- a 3-run shot -- helped lift the A's past the Angels 6-3.

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MLB 

Final: Astros 7, Mariners 5

Luis Valbuena's second homer of the night provided the visiting Astros a lead they would not relinquish against the Mariners en route to a third straight win to start their 9-game road trip. Box score

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Splash Bros. beat The Brow in close shave
NBA 

The top-seeded Warriors fell behind by 13 to the Pelicans in the 1st quarter, but Klay Thompson and Steph Curry combined for 48 points to secure a hard-fought win for Golden State over New Orleans and Anthony Davis.

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NBA 

Why are Cubs calling up Russell?
MLB 

Hakem Dermish: "Well, because he's really good. Their second basemen have been struggling, hitting just .146 with the worst OPS in the majors, and they have only six hits -- all singles. Expect him to play second base when he joins the Cubs on Tuesday. ... Now with Addison Russell in the lineup, the sky is the limit for this team."

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