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Source: Wainwright likely out rest of season

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is expected to miss the rest of the 2015 season due to an Achilles injury he suffered Saturday while stumbling out of the batter's box, a source told Jim Bowden.


Scherzer, injured batting, says NL needs DH

Max Scherzer, who could miss his next start for the Washington Nationals with a sprained thumb, says the National League would be better served if pitchers weren't asked to bat.

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Dodgers' Puig goes on DL for 1st time in career

The Dodgers put Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list due to a tight left hamstring, marking the first time the mercurial outfielder has been on the DL in his big league career.


Wainwright out for the season with Achilles injury

Jerry Crasnick has the latest on Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright, who is expected to miss the rest of the season with an Achilles injury, which he suffered Saturday night while stumbling out of the batter's box.


Playoff buzzer-beaters

Check out the past four NBA playoff game-winning buzzer-beaters, including ones from LeBron James when he was a member of the Miami Heat and Bucks' Jerryd Bayless' winner against the Bulls.

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SC Featured - Manny Pacquiao: The Roots (6:59)


Beltre sends Richards invoice for broken bats

Adrian Beltre had a rough night at the plate Friday against Garrett Richards, but the Rangers third baseman got the last laugh, sending the Angels pitcher an invoice for three broken bats.

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao

Mayweather vs. Pacquaio in 150 seconds (2:26)

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Summer Scoop: New Orleans Pelicans

What's next for the Pelicans? After New Orleans' early exit from the playoffs, Marc Stein identifies the key questions surrounding Anthony Davis & Co.

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Klitschko tops Jennings to defend title (0:24)



San Antonio Spurs @spurs

Today also marks Parker’s 200th career playoff game, he is just the 8th player in @NBA history to play 200 games in the postseason.

Dave McMenamin @mcten

Cavs sweep the series, winning Game 4 101-93 but could have lost Love and J.R. for a spell in the process. LeBron 27p 10r 8a; Kyrie 24p 11r

SportsCenter @sportscenter

Cavaliers move on! Cleveland completes sweep with a 101-93 win over Celtics. LeBron James improves to 10-0 all-time in 1st-round series.

Boston sweep party: Cavs take out C's

The Cavs swept the Celtics in a heated Game 4 that featured injuries to Kevin Love (shoulder) and Jae Crowder (knee), a scrum between Kendrick Perkins and Crowder, and a J.R. Smith ejection. LeBron James scored 27, and Kyrie Irving added 24. Cleveland awaits the winner of the Bulls-Bucks series. Box score


Chris Forsberg @ESPNForsberg

Celtics season ends with a 4-game sweep vs. Cavs that doesn't properly represent way this team competed. Insanely enjoyable season to cover.

Adam Wainwright likely done for season

The Cardinals SP is expected to miss the rest of the season with a low ankle and Achilles injury, Fox Sports reported today. Wainwright, 33, was injured Saturday while running to first base.

More bad news for the Cardinals

RF Jason Heyward left today's game in the third inning against the Brewers with an apparent leg injury. He was replaced by Jon Jay in right.


ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

Spurs have left Blake Griffin open on 75% of his jump shots this series (15-of-20). Griffin is shooting 33% (5-of-15) on those open jumpers

Watch: Clippers at Spurs on ABC

The Spurs are looking to take a commanding 3-1 lead over the Clippers, as teams taking that lead go on to win the series 96.4% of the time. The Clippers have never come back from a 2-1 deficit in playoff history, going 0-for-5. Basically, if the Clips want a chance at this series, they need a W today. Live on ABC/WatchESPN

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Wild score shorthanded goal

Zach Parise snuck one past Blues goalie Jake Allen from a tough angle to put Minnesota up 1-0, 7:14 into the first period. St. Louis had gone on the power play just seconds before.


Final: Rays 5, Blue Jays 1

Rays RHP Chris Archer pitched a gem, giving up just 2 hits and 0 runs over 7 IP. He hasn't allowed a run since giving up two Opening Day home runs April 6 -- more than 26 innings ago.

J.R. Smith ejected for smacking Crowder

Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith received a flagrant 2 for his backhanded swipe on Celtics forward Jae Crowder and was ejected in the third quarter.


Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

I really hope Jae Crowder doesn't have a serious knee injury. He's played his way into a nice contract since going from Dallas to Boston.

Duncan movin' on up

Game 4 of the Spurs-Clippers series will be Tim Duncan's 238th career playoff game, passing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for 3rd-most all-time (Derek Fisher 259, Robert Horry 244).


James, Irving carrying Cavs

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving are shooting a combined 5-of-7 from the field for 11 points in the fourth quarter. No other Cav has scored on 0-for-3 shooting. Watch live

Skip Bayless @RealSkipBayless

If Kevin Love's shoulder ends up being OK - no news yet - this physical, sometimes dirty game just what Cavs need to get ready for Bulls.

LeBron more of a scorer without Love

With Kevin Love on the bench this season, LeBron James scored 7 more points on 6 more field goal attempts per 36 minutes compared to when Love was on the court. LeBron shot a lower percentage with Love on the bench but got to the free throw line more often.