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LeBron, Cavs sweep away Hawks, return to Finals

The Cavaliers finished off a sweep of the Hawks with a Game 4 blowout, cruising to their first NBA Finals since 2007. It will be LeBron's fifth straight Finals appearance.

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Kaepernick sorry for insensitive flooding post

Colin Kaepernick, who has nearly 755,000 Twitter followers and 1.3 million followers on Instagram, deleted and apologized Tuesday for a post that trivialized deadly floods in the Houston area.

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Emotional Uribe says trade to Braves complete

Dodgers infielder Juan Uribe said Tuesday night he was told a trade with the Atlanta Braves would be made official either later tonight or Wednesday morning.

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Mike Sando

Sando: The soaring cost of NFL QB contracts

Mike Sando explains why the cost of quarterback contracts in the NFL will continue to rise -- and what that means for upcoming contract negotiations for Cam Newton and Russell Wilson.

Cavs advance to Finals

Finals big for Cleveland fans (0:55)

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MLB Walk-offs

Mets walk off in 10 (0:50)

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French Open

60-Second Slice: Day 3 (0:59)

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6hDavid Purdum

Point spreads play key role in TV ratings

Two economists have shown that the point spread plays a significant role in viewing interest, at times producing 30 percent spikes in TV ratings on noncompetitive games.

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15hBob Ehalt

Baffert seeks to join rare company

At age 75, Billy Turner's the only person on Earth who can say he has trained a Triple Crown winner. He would love to welcome Bob Baffert to that exclusive club.

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Smith: LeBron best in the world (2:15)

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Experts' picks: AT&T Byron Nelson

Which golfer will win this week's AT&T Byron Nelson? Aussie Marc Leishman seems to be the trendy pick among our experts.

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Braves shut out by Kershaw, Dodgers (0:37)

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Blatt leaves his star hanging
NBA 

It's about the only thing that went wrong for the Cavs on Tuesday night. After sharing a moment with his star player, David Blatt left LeBron hanging to attend to the remainder of the game.

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NBA 

FIFA execs face corruption charges
Soccer 

Swiss authorities have arrested several top FIFA officials in Zurich on federal corruption charges and plan to extradite them to the United States, according to reports. Story

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Soccer 

Dodgers trade Uribe to Braves
MLB 

Juan Uribe was told he'd been traded to the Braves on Tuesday night. Upon hearing the news, Adrian Gonzalez told reporters, "I’m not going to be able to charge room service to his room anymore.” Pending MLB approval

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Who wins Rangers-Lightning Game 7?
NHL 

Barry Melrose makes his prediction for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals: "The two teams are very evenly matched ... but the goaltender makes the difference. It's the most important position of any position in sports."

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Previewing Day 4 at the French Open
Tennis 

Maria Sharapova and Roger Federer are back on the court Wednesday. Has Sharapova shaken her sickness? Can Federer put the fan who rushed the court behind him?

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Tennis 

Kershaw, Dodgers blank Braves

What two-month slump? Clayton Kershaw was dominant through 7 scoreless innings, fanning 10 Braves and allowing only 4 hits with no walks to improve to 3-3. L.A. backed its ace with 3 RBI doubles and a two-run HR from Adrian Gonzalez, who now has 1,001 career RBIs. Box score

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Howard not suspended for Game 5
NBA 

After review, the NBA elected not to suspend Dwight Howard for clipping Andrew Bogut's face in Game 4: “I deemed it unnecessary but not unnecessary and excessive,” NBA president of basketball operations Rod Thorn said. “It wasn’t over the limit.”

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Kaepernick 'sorry' for 'insensitive' post
NFL 

After posting an Instagram photo of the Houston floods with the caption, "I warned you the #7tormsComing !!! #Houston," referring to himself, 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick issued an apology via Twitter: "I didn't fully understand how many people are struggling in Houston right now and I feel horrible. My prayers are with everyone there."

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NFL 

Report: Caller said McDonald broke door

In the police dispatch recording, the caller said former Bears DE Ray McDonald "broke down" a bedroom door after McDonald's ex-fiancee tried to barricade herself in the room with their infant child, according to the San Jose Mercury News. Story

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Cavs sweep Hawks, ride brooms to Finals
NBA 

The Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Hawks in the Eastern Conference finals, winning Game 4 118-88. LeBron James goes back to the Finals for the fifth consecutive time, the first player to do so since Bill Russell in 1966.

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Mike Pettine on Manziel's return
NFL 

The Browns coach on Johnny Manziel's first practice since Manziel left rehab: "He'll be full-go for training camp. He's probably a little more focused now … [but] as he's said, he'll have to prove it every day."

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Flores lifts Mets in extra innings
MLB 

After knocking in the tying run in the 8th, Wilmer Flores hit a walk-off single in the 10th to score Juan Lagares and hand the Phillies their 5th loss in 6 games.

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Phillies GM apologizes to fans

After he said fans "don't understand the game," then backtracked, Ruben Amaro Jr. issued a long apology to Phillies fans before tonight's game vs. the Mets: "The comments weren't meant to disparage our fans by any stretch of the imagination. I probably used my words incorrectly or poorly. I want to apologize for that."

Donaldson, Jays walk off in slugfest

Josh Donaldson's second home run of the night came in the bottom of the ninth with two men on to lift Toronto over the White Sox 10-9. Donaldson (4 RBIs) and Jose Bautista (5 RBIs) drove in 9 of the Blue Jays' 10 runs.

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Donaldson does it all in Jays' win
MLB 

Josh Donaldson is the 1st player in the Modern Era with 4 hits, 5 runs scored, 2 HRs, and a walk-off HR in one game. (via Elias)

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MLB 

Cubs' Addison Russell talks walk-off hit
MLB 

"You can only dream about this moment and here it is. It’s just crazy. Last year I was in Double-A and I never thought that I’d be in the league this early. I’m glad I’m here."

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Korver to have surgery

Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer said in his pregame news conference that Kyle Korver, who injured his right ankle in Game 2 after Matthew Dellavedova rolled into it, will have surgery on Wednesday after seeking a second opinion in New York.

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Yep, Zach LaVine can definitely jump
NBA 

LaVine has been having quite the offseason dunking footballs, and now the Wolves guard is getting some major air. And we mean MAJOR.

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NBA 

Mozgov dunks over Atlanta
NBA 

How bad was it for the Hawks? They couldn't find water if they fell out of a boat in the ocean. That, coupled with Mozgov fumbling home an alley-oop, spells a 30-point win for the Cavs.

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All-Star lineup could be all Royals

Royals players rank first or second at every position in the first All-Star Game balloting update. Catcher Salvador Perez leads all AL players with 1.4 million votes.