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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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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)

19hDan 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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20hJayson 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.

SportsCenter clips

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



Vikings legend selling it all

What's bigger? A Hall of Fame football coach hosting a garage sale? OR, the coach deciding at 88 years old it's time to join Twitter? Either way, Bud Grant announced on Twitter he's back selling his wares. Mark your calendars

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'Island Green' wasn't tough last year

The 17th hole at TPC Sawgrass was friendly to golfers last year. The hole had the lowest scoring average of the four Par 3s on the course last year at 2.99.

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Tiger's pre-tournament fun

Woods celebrated his caddie Joe LaCava's shot at TPC Sawgrass' "Island Green." Tradition tells caddies to tee it up on No. 17 on the eve of the Players Championship.


Sport Science: Avoiding a No. 17 splash

Sure, TPC Sawgrass' "Island Green" is only 137 yards away. However, its size (30% smaller than average greens), gusting winds and pin placement -- plus good ole fashioned golfers' yips -- makes No. 17 harder than it looks.


Ginobili taking month to decide future

Manu Ginobili, 37, to La Nacion: "It is not about whether I can play. It is about how do you feel or how hard is it to set your bag to travel to each city or to play five games in a week. Or playing 85 games in 165 days. So, this is a moment of uncertainty."

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Park Posey in your lineups

Setting your fantasy lineup for today? Make sure to include Buster Posey. He has a .405 lifetime BA against Padres starter Ian Kennedy. Lineup analysis for day games

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Money motivation on PGA Tour

Since Tiger Woods' 1996 rookie season, total purse money has gone from $68.8M to $317M, ESPN's Jason Sobel writes. PGA Tour golf Pat Perez: “Anyone who says they're not playing for money is a liar.” Playing for cash

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Report: Cavs to start Tristan Thompson

Thompson will start at power forward in tonight's Game 2 and Mike Miller will move back to a reserve role. Thompson will pair with LeBron James and Timofey Mozgov in the frontcourt. Cleveland trails the Bulls in the series 1-0. (via ESPN and media reports)

Pedro reminisces on his Boston years

Three-time Cy Young winner Pedro Martinez joined SportsCenter to gush about the electricity of Fenway Park when he pitched -- and he even had some behind-the-scenes details on former teammate Manny Ramirez.


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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