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Conley's return sparks Grizzlies past Warriors

Mike Conley took a gamble in coming back a week after facial surgery. It paid off in a 22-point night as Memphis dealt Golden State a stunning home loss.

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1mBrian Windhorst

Sources: Cavs to start Thompson in Game 2

Cavaliers coach David Blatt is planning to change his starting lineup by inserting Tristan Thompson for Game 2 against the Bulls, sources confirmed.

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31mMike Rodak

McCoy: Kelly dumped 'the good black players'

The Bills' new franchise running back discusses his trade to Buffalo, his impressions of coach Rex Ryan and whether there is a race issue with his former coach, the Eagles' Chip Kelly.

NFL Draft Insiders

Draft: Player fits, video, grades for all teams

ESPN Insider puts a bow on its 2015 draft coverage, with a team-by-team look at scouting analysis on every player and grades and favorite picks from Mel Kiper and Todd McShay.

3hKevin Arnovitz

Hawks get even with steady habits

By sticking with the system that got them 60 wins, the Hawks pulled even with the Wizards in Game 2 of the East semifinals.

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Olympian finds unique way to pull out loose tooth (0:27)


Tuesday's MLB Highlights

Betts blasts two home runs in Red Sox win (2:01)

12hDan Rafael

What do boxing fans want next?

Fight fans got what they were waiting for, but now that Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao is over, what's next? Dan Rafael lists the bouts he wants to see sooner rather than later.

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13hJayson Stark

Five contenders facing critical questions

There is whole lot of baseball still to be played. But that doesn't mean it's too early for these five contenders -- including the Red Sox and Pirates -- to worry.

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2015 NFL Power Rankings: Post-draft

New England claimed the Lombardi trophy, but Seattle has the top spot in our offseason hierarchy.

9hMechelle Voepel

WNBA in good hands as young talent takes reins

There's a sentiment that this offseason has been nothing but bad news for the WNBA. And while stars deciding to sit out is a concern for the league, it's not a crisis.

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Ernie Johnson of TNT gives Emmy to Stuart Scott's daughters (0:52)



The big 3-0 for Chris Paul!

Happy 30th birthday, CP3! We can guess what he'd like -- to have his hamstring cooperate and allow him to play in Game 2 tonight against the Rockets, to take a 2-0 series lead home to L.A., to dish out, like, a million assists, etc.

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Strasburg scares fantasy owners again

Eric Karabell advises Stephen Strasburg owners not to panic over the pitcher's latest shoulder injury but says to keep an eye on Tanner Roark, just in case. Nats will win a lot (Insider)

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Lack of draftees could be good for Vols

Last week, for the first time in the common draft era, Tennessee had no players selected in the NFL draft. One of the primary reasons? The Volunteers didn't have an abundance of draft-eligible players and that means Tennessee could be a team to watch in 2015. See the numbers

The chip on LeSean McCoy's shoulder

Did race play a role in McCoy's Eagles exit? He doesn't quite go there, but: "You see how fast [Chip Kelly] got rid of all the good players. Especially all the good black players. He got rid of them the fastest." The Eagles declined comment. The Mag: 'My team'

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Isiah Thomas: Just come enjoy the game

Thomas addresses past sexual harassment allegations while working for the Knicks and his current role as part owner and president of the New York Liberty, saying, "There's a great movement that's happening in this country, and it's called women's basketball."


Kiper: Rounds 4-7 impact rookies for 2015

One of the top 2015 impact rookies from Rounds 4-7 could be Jaguars WR Rashad Greene: "Blake Bortles has other options, but Rashad Greene was Jameis Winston's favorite target, basically to a fault, and Bortles could rely on some of the same qualities." Other impact players (Insider)

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Huge Game 2 on the line for Bulls, Cavs

In NBA history, teams in best-of-7 series have fallen behind 0-2 on 268 occasions. Only 16 teams -- or 6% -- have come back to win the series. The Cavs face that danger tonight when they take on the Bulls, who lead the series 1-0.


Early-season MLB myths, realities

In the early going of the season, the Yankees and Astros appear to be realities, both using their bullpens to build on strong starts. The Nats though? They have real problems. Myths vs. realities (Insider)


NBA top plays of the night

Wizards G Ramon Sessions took on Hawks big man Al Horford beneath the net and finished with a nice layup high off the glass. Also -- the Splash Brothers on the receiving end of a top play? It happened.


College football's best-dressed duo
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Oregon assistants Gary Campbell and Don Pellum put as much attention to detail into planning their wardrobes as they do their game plans. See their style

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Streaks snapped in Warriors' loss

Golden State lost at home for the first time since Jan. 23 in Tuesday's Game 2 vs. the Grizzlies, and 90 points are the fewest the Warriors have scored at home since March 2014.


Stuart Scott honored

At the 2015 Sports Emmy Awards, Turner Sports broadcaster Ernie Johnson won the best studio host award and in turn presented it to the daughters of longtime ESPN anchor the late Stuart Scott.


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Tiger played 9 holes at TPC Sawgrass with Jason Day. Still a bit scratchy with long game but better than Tues and short game solid

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LeSean McCoy to @ESPNMag on being traded to Buffalo: "To be honest, I didn't want to come. I really didn't. I was so angry at first."

Olympian plays dentist with daughter
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Decathalon gold medalist Bryan Clay found a new way to pull out a loose tooth -- and it involves a javelin.

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Minnesota to bid for CFP title game

Gov. Mark Dayton announced Minneapolis' bid for the 2020 title game Tuesday, to be held in the new Vikings Stadium that opens in 2016. The bid will require an $8M-$12M fundraising effort, and Dayton is "very optimistic" they can make a competitive bid.

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Curry donates car, to be on Wheaties box

Steph Curry donated the car that came with the NBA MVP award to a local youth center. Said the center's CEO: "The kids have already made a thank-you video." Curry will also be featured on a Wheaties box next month. The Warriors star is "thrilled" to join many of his "childhood heroes" on the box.

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Stars' Jamie Benn has more hip surgery

The NHL scoring champion has had two hip surgeries in less than a week. Benn, who skated with pain all season, is expected to return to the ice in August, Stars trainer Dave Zeis told the Dallas Morning News.

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Crazy Stat of Day: The Grizzlies are only the third team all season to win at Golden State, joining the Bulls and the Spurs.

Dwight Howard not worried about shots

On his only 3 shots in Game 1's 4th quarter, he says: "I got to continue to be a presence on the defensive end, get more blocked shots, get more rebounds, run the floor more. ... not focus so much on if I'm getting the ball or not."