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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.

4hTodd Archer

Cowboys' Hardy in verbal spat with teammate

On the final day of the first week of the Dallas Cowboys' offseason program, Greg Hardy and Davon Coleman had to be separated by teammates following an on-field argument, sources said.

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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.

5hJosh Weinfuss

Ex-NFL player finds home on NASCAR pit crew

Working as a NASCAR jack man is more than just a pit stop in the athletic career of Asa Watson, one of several former NFL players who took a left turn from the gridiron to the garage.

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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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Harden taking over in 3rd

Trevor Ariza slammed one home, but beyond that it's been the James Harden show for Houston. Harden has 10 points in the quarter and just gave the Rockets a 1-point lead. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


Niese gets ejected from the bench

Mets SP Jon Niese was not pitching tonight, but he still got tossed for voicing his displeasure with home plate ump Doug Eddings. Niese's Mets trail the Yankees 6-1 in the 6th. Follow live

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Bruce Jenner in his own words

The 1976 Olympic gold medalist sits down with Diane Sawyer (9 p.m. ET, ABC) to talk about his new chapter: "I'm actually really excited about the future, about what I could do, to be able to do some real good in the world."


Pens even things up with reviewed goal

It needed to be reviewed, but Nick Spaling's first goal since Feb. 15 stood, tying the game 1-1. The Rangers have a 3-1 series lead. Follow live

Ottawa takes 3-goal lead

The Senators increased their lead in the 2nd period with an Erik Karlsson power-play goal, his first of the series. The Sens are looking to avoid elimination in Montreal. Follow live

Stove is hot for DeRozan

The Raptors' 35 points are the most they've scored in any quarter this series. A large part of that is thanks to DeMar DeRozan, who scored 20 points, the most ever by a Raptor in a playoff quarter. However, the Wizards are only down by 2. Watch live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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Adam Jones--and Jim Palmer-- get to watch first Ortiz, the Hanley, circle the bases after back-to-back HRs

Red Sox sluggers go back-to-back

David Ortiz hit a 3-run blast that just cleared the right-field wall and Hanley Ramirez followed with his 6th homer of the season to give Boston a 4-2 lead in the top of the 5th over the Orioles. Follow live

Fleury fights off Rangers on power play

Marc-Andre Fleury has been fantastic in the 2nd period. He has 21 saves in the game, but the Penguins are down 1-0 in an elimination game against the Rangers. Follow live


Marlins jump ahead of Nats

Miami got to the Nationals' Jordan Zimmermann in the bottom of the 5th, tallying 4 straight singles to end the inning. That included RBI hits from pitcher Mat Latos and speedster Dee Gordon to put the Marlins ahead 2-1. Follow live

Dirk drains a big trey

Dirk Nowitzki was relatively quiet in the first half, shooting 4-of-8 for 10 points. But he knocked down this 3-pointer early in the second quarter to help spark a 36-23 quarter and give the Mavs a 7-point halftime lead.


Smyly makes 2015 debut

Rays SP Drew Smyly was 3-1 with a 1.77 ERA after they acquired him in a trade last season. He made his first start of 2015 tonight and looked strong (4 2/3 IP, 2 ER, 5 K's). The Rays lead the Blue Jays 4-2 in the 5th. Follow live


DeRozan on fire early

DeMar DeRozan is 5-for-6 midway through the 1st and the only player in double figures (12). That's good news for the Raptors, who are up 7 and desperate to avoid a 3-0 series hole. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN


Paredes' blast puts Orioles ahead

Manny Machado's single in the bottom of the 4th inning gave Baltimore its 1st hit. Jimmy Paredes' homer in the next at-bat has given the O's a 2-0 lead over Rick Porcello and the Red Sox. Follow live

Dallas running by Houston

The Rockets scored 42 points in a quarter, so naturally you'd assume they'd be the ones with 72 points at half. But the Mavericks overcame a 12-point deficit to lead by 7 at intermission. The key? A 23-4 edge on fastbreak points. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN


Hamilton wreaking havoc on bases

Cubs SP Jon Lester might want to start paying more attention to Billy Hamilton. The Reds' speedster already has 3 steals through 4 innings to up his season total to an MLB-best 12. It's tied 2-2. Follow live


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An Baltimore's 11th batter of the night, Manny Machado lines a single to center for O's first hit

Mats Zuccarello out for the game

The winger was hit in the face with a puck and won't return for the rest of the game. The Rangers have a 1-0 lead in tonight's game and a 3-1 edge in the series. Follow live