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Green, Warriors lock down on Pelicans

New Orleans started Game 2 hot. But with Draymond Green leading the way, Golden State shut the Pelicans down for a 2-0 series lead.

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Hawks' Budenholzer named Coach of the Year

Mike Budenholzer has been named the NBA's Coach of the Year after guiding the Atlanta Hawks to the league's second-best record and the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.

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QB projections: Mariota elite, Winston a bust

Will Jameis Winston be an elite NFL quarterback? Not according to QBASE, Football Outsiders' quarterback projection system which examines the potential careers of several QBs in the 2015 class.

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ESPN 100

The final ESPN 100 features the same No. 1 player, Ben Simmons, but the rest of the top five looks different.

SportsCenter Clips

All-Access: Floyd's house (3:37)

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Pittsburgh fan 'alert' after foul ball strikes head

An injury to a fan hit by a foul ball at PNC Park caused a 23-minute delay in the second inning of a game between the Cubs and Pirates as a woman behind home plate was taken off on a stretcher.

Have You Seen?

Roommates' debate over LeBron vs Jordan leads to arrest (3:07)



Mark Helfrich: Chip Kelly is not crazy

This season's Eagles will look a lot different than last year's (hello, Tim Tebow!), but Kelly's former OC believes in him: "I think it's unfortunate that I've had to answer this question more than once: Chip Kelly is not insane. No, he's got a plan. He's got a method."

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The Ducks love comebacks

The Ducks have taken the term "comeback kids" to another level. They've trailed entering the 3rd period in each game against the Jets -- and won them all.


OTD: Bulls finish season 72-10

On April 21, 1996, Michael Jordan and the Bulls beat the Washington Bullets 103-93, finishing the regular season 72-10, the best record in NBA history. The team was no fluke, either -- it went on to beat Seattle in the Finals for its fourth of six titles in eight seasons.

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Barcelona's best

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar are putting up numbers that are better than any Barcelona attacking trio ever. So are they the best? Lee Roden says: Not so fast. They need to win Champions League


What to expect from Muschamp
College Football 

Auburn fans can expect an improved defense right away with Will Muschamp as DC, but judging by his track record, Tigers fans may be more thrilled with his second season.

College Football 

Man arrested over MJ-LeBron argument

A Pennsylvania man was arrested for aggravated assault Saturday after arguing with his roommate over who was better, Michael Jordan or LeBron James. It's unclear which side he was on, and he was later released on bond. His Airness or King James?

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Reds manager's impressive pace

Bryan Price reportedly used the F-word 77 times in five-and-a-half minute rant about reporters revealing roster information. That average of 15 per minute is more than the famously foul-mouthed movie "The Wolf of Wall Street" which featured just over 3 per minute.

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How do you really feel, Lindsey Vonn?

Watching Lindsey Vonn race is a 90-second endeavor for Tiger Woods. Lindsey watching Tiger compete? Much, much longer. Does she like it? After a long pause and forced smile, she said, "I love golf," on "Late Night with Seth Meyers." We're not convinced

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The best QB in Florida is ...
College Football 

For the first time in a decade, Miami has the best quarterback of the big Florida schools, ACC Rookie of the Year Brad Kaaya, writes Andrea Adelson. It's a fact Florida coach Jim McElwain can't escape. The three men who remind him every day

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Legler: All the credit to Budenholzer

Sorry Steve Kerr and David Blatt, but Tim Legler says Atlanta's Mike Budenholzer was the right choice for top coach: "I thought this was the easiest postseason award of all to come up with."


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Bryan Price – “In my pre-game conversation with reporters yesterday, I used wholly inappropriate language to describe....

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.... the media coverage of our team. While I stand by the content of my message, I am sorry for the choice of words.”

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With return of Caris LeVert, I'd have Michigan as a Preseason Top 10 team next season. Return just about everyone. Health is key, though.

UFC meets 'Game of Thrones'

Russia has one-upped the stakes in regular old mixed martial arts by introducing armor and swords. Sounds dangerous. And thrilling. Watch the fight


Virginia's captain scarfing for charity
College Football 

Virginia FB Vincent Croce had a memorable spring where he earned most improved player honors while being selected as team captain. And he also ate a bunch of hot dogs at an Alzheimer's charity event. Next Joey Chestnut?

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College Football 

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Phil Jackson reiterates that he will consider trading the Knicks' 1st round pick but he'd prefer to develop the pick into a franchise talent

Bulls rookie banged up after Game 2

Nikola Mirotic left late in Monday's fourth quarter vs. the Bucks with a left quad strain and swollen left knee. After taking an elbow to the head from ZaZa Pachulia, there was fear in the locker room that Mirotic could also be concussed, according to ESPN's Nick Friedell.

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All-Access: Mayweather's home and toys

Take a walk with Stephen A. Smith through Floyd Mayweather's 20,000-plus-square-foot home where he has sports cars that cost $3.2 million. And why does he drive certain colored cars in certain cities? "Just being a brat."