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Follow live: Day 3 at Wimbledon

Serena and Venus Williams are each in action at Wimbledon. Earlier, Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic reached the third round in straight sets. (live on ESPN/WatchESPN).

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Source: Mayweather to make at least $220M

Floyd Mayweather will earn almost as much for 36 minutes in the ring in May as Tim Duncan has made in his 18-year-career with the San Antonio Spurs ($235 million).

Free agency is a race to the swift (1:47)
Shaq's golf swing worse than Barkley's? (0:33)
Better match-up for USA: Japan or England? (2:00)
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It's Bobby Bonilla's payday

Bobby Bonilla's buyout when his Mets career ended calls for him to be paid $1,193,248.20 annually on July 1 from 2011-2035.

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Sources: Blazers, Lillard nearing max extension

The Portland Trail Blazers and Damian Lillard are nearing agreement on a maximum five-year contract extension that is expected to top $120 million in value, according to league sources.

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Does a Messi goal beat a Rousey armbar?

No. 3 Lionel Messi faces off against No. 6 Ronda Rousey in the ESPYS bracket for Best Play. Vote now and learn more about the nominations at 8 tonight (ESPN2, Watch ESPN).


Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

ESPN sources say that Ajinca and the Pelicans have come to terms on a four-year deal valued, more precisely, at $20.2 million

Source: Phil Kessel trade details

Pittsburgh gets:

  • RW Phil Kessel, D Tim Erixon, F Tyler Biggs
  • 2016 2nd-round pick
Toronto gets:
  • F Kasperi Kapanen, F Nick Spaling, D Scott Harrington
  • 2016 1st- and 3rd-round picks
  • Retains 15% of Kessel's salary


Danny Green @greenranger14

Who would've thought this guy would ever make it? Not only do I get my old job back, but they gave me a raise! to play for/with the greatest teammates and coaches, you'll ever see around the game, in the greatest organization in the world! Thank you for this great opportunity and thanks to the fans for always supporting #Spurs

Watch: Serena at Wimbledon's Day 3

The 5-time Wimbledon champ and Hungary's Timea Babos meet for the first time in their careers as Centre Court play continues in London. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Kiper: Top 10 ILB, OLB prospects for 2016
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Mel Kiper's early top 10 of inside and outside linebackers for the 2016 draft includes Notre Dame's Jaylon Smith, "a big-time talent -- fluid, explosive, good instincts, fundamentally sound, tackles well, doesn't get lost in coverage." Full list (Insider)

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Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

Still no word on how the meeting went with Rockets and LaMarcus Aldridge. Cap space is an issue, everything else seems fine.

Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

ESPN sources say Wes Matthews has had meetings with officials from both Mavs and Raptors so far in free agency

Marin Cilic narrowly avoids upset

The 9-seed survived the second round of Wimbledon, winning the fifth set 7-5 vs. Lithuania's Ricardas Berankis. Cilic will face 17-seed John Isner in the third round. Day 3 on ESPN, WatchESPN


Cha-Ching, Mets fans: It's Bonilla Day!

The 52-year-old Bobby Bonilla will collect $1,193,248.20 from the Mets, like he will every July 1 until 2035. The Mets will be paying Bonilla, who last played in 2001, more this season than Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom combined.

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DeMarre Carroll signs for 4 years, $60M

Chris Broussard: "Tons of teams were interested in DeMarre Carroll as kind of that second-tier free agent. So you wonder, well why so quickly to Toronto? When you see those numbers, you know why he went so quickly to the Raptors."


Burnside: Beauchemin a good fit for Avs?

Francois Beauchemin, who signed a 3-year deal today, is a great role model for the young Colorado defensemen, but can he be counted on to play top minutes should the Avs make the playoffs? Aging mistake

2015 ESPYs Salute: Brad Gluckstein

Brad Gluckstein, founder and owner of The Conga Room in Los Angeles, stepped up in 2015 with generous support of the inaugural Sports Humanitarian of the Year Awards. 2015 ESPYs: Vote

Sacramento a royal fit for Rondo

The Kings have requested a meeting with Rajon Rondo, according to ESPN and multiple reports. Sources told ESPN's Marc Stein that Rondo, no matter where he ends up, is likely to sign a one-year deal. Sources say that Rudy Gay has been one of the loudest voices in the organization trying to lure Rondo to Sacramento.

Hey, Shaq -- maybe stick to basketball

Is Shaq's golf swing worse than Charles Barkley's? You be the judge.


Now pitching ... Odell Beckham Jr.?

The Can-Am League's Rockland Boulders were impressed with the Giants WR's pitching at a celebrity softball game. Said GM Shawn Reilly: "We think that getting experience pitching to professional hitters will give him the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Deon (sic) Sanders and Bo Jackson." (via LoHud's website)

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Portland, Lillard close to a deal

Damian Lillard is closing in on a maximum 5-year contract extension with the Trail Blazers that is expected to top $120 million in value, league sources told ESPN's Marc Stein. The extension would start with the 2016-17 season.

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Leafs trade Phil Kessel to Penguins

The Maple Leafs received Kasperi Kapanen, Nick Spaling, Scott Harrington and a first-round draft pick in return. Additional players could be involved, as well. Kessel, who had a $4 million signing bonus that was payable today, had 61 points in 82 games last season and had been with Toronto since 2009-10. (via ESPN's Pierre LeBrun)

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Wade is on the radar as a 'Plan B'

"He's a lot of teams' Plan B," ESPN's Chris Broussard said."That's why most people think he'll wind up back in Miami. If he wants $50M long term, then he's probably going to have to get it from the Heat."


Awkward! Jim Harbaugh on the Herd

Missing: Jim Harbaugh's trademark intensity. Scene of the crime: A visit to the Herd. Said Colin, with his hands in the air: "I've been in the business 10 years folks, and that was a clunker."