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05/24/2018   Celtics push Cavs to the brink as Tatum, defense spark Game 5 rout - 04:37 AM

Jayson Tatum stole the show and Boston's defense stymied LeBron in the second half. Now the Celtics head back to Cleveland with a chance to end King James' Eastern Conference reign.

05/24/2018   LeBron shrugs off talk he tired down stretch - 06:25 AM

While LeBron James dismissed talk that he grew fatigued during Wednesday's Game 5 loss to the Celtics, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue admitted, "He looked a little tired to me."

05/24/2018   Ovechkin on Cup Final: Waited long time for this - 06:12 AM

Alex Ovechkin admitted he was "emotional" after Washington's 4-0 Game 7 win over the Lightning on Wednesday night, when the Capitals captain reached the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in his career.

05/23/2018   Video shows arrest, tasing of Bucks' Brown - 11:30 PM

Milwaukee police apologized and said officers have been disciplined over an incident in which a stun gun was used on Bucks rookie Sterling Brown in January.

05/24/2018   Carmelo rejects IG post claiming Korver is better - 05:17 AM

Oklahoma City Thunder veteran Carmelo Anthony strongly disagreed with an Instagram post stating that Cleveland Cavaliers sharpshooter Kyle Korver is better than him at this point in their NBA careers.

05/24/2018   Warriors irked, but confident ahead of Game 5 - 03:32 AM

Despite losing Game 4 of the Western Conference finals at home, the Golden State Warriors like their chances ahead of Game 5 against the Rockets on Thursday in Houston.

05/24/2018   NFL owners pass new national anthem policy - 04:39 AM

Under a policy unanimously approved by owners, NFL players and personnel have the option not to take the field for the national anthem, but those who do must stand.

05/23/2018   Here's what the NFL anthem policy actually means - 10:40 PM

How will "show respect" be defined? Can players raise their fist? Will there be any avenue to protest without discipline? Here's what to expect.

05/23/2018   Jets admit to one of biggest draft mistakes ever -- finally - 01:00 PM

A class studying the Jets' handling of Christian Hackenberg would be labeled How Not to Groom a Quarterback 101.

05/24/2018   Justin Verlander is better than he's ever been - 06:36 AM

At 35, the Astros ace may be on his way to a season for the ages, posting a 1.08 ERA over his first 11 starts.

05/23/2018   Keeping up with Virat Kohli, India's best cricketer - 02:26 PM

To be India's best cricketer is to live with the suffocating, infuriating, frightening trappings of fame. But for Virat Kohli, it's seductive all the same.

05/22/2018   The annual ranking of the biggest names in sports - 01:28 PM

To find the 100 most famous athletes in the world, we started with a list of 600. Then we ranked them based on a formula that consists of three fame factors.

05/21/2018   Kyle Korver excels in season of personal sorrow - 03:12 PM

Despite the sudden loss of his youngest brother, Cavs guard Kyle Korver has managed to play his best.

05/23/2018   Answers to the five biggest questions left in the offseason - 02:14 PM

Will OBJ get a new deal? Where will Dez Bryant sign? We take on the NFL's biggest questions left to be answered this offseason.

05/23/2018   How 2017 NFL holdouts fared: Donald dominated; Bell took time - 02:14 PM

There were some high-profile players absent from OTAs and training camp in 2017. How did each get along following his return to the field?

05/23/2018   Barnwell: Ultimate surprise sports runs -- where Vegas ranks - 01:55 PM

Does Vegas' Stanley Cup run make it the most unlikely finalist in modern American sports? Bill Barnwell looks at candidates across the big four.

05/23/2018   Vegas' success wasn't rigged: Here's how the Knights were built - 01:55 PM

No one expected Vegas to make the Stanley Cup Final this season. Here's how each player taken in the expansion draft has helped (or not).

05/23/2018   What does legalized sports gambling mean for baseball? - 02:51 PM

Three decades after Pete Rose's betting got him banned for life, MLB is entering a potentially lucrative, exhilarating and messy new frontier.

05/18/2018   How will legal gambling change the NBA and the way we watch it? - 03:45 PM

The NBA has been on the leading edge of legalized sports betting. But what does the Supreme Court decision mean for the league and how will it affect the game?

05/23/2018   What makes each Top 25 team so dominant - 03:48 PM

Christian Wilkins helps anchor Clemson's deep and talented D-line. Each Top 25 team has such a strength that sets it apart.

05/23/2018   100 things to watch 100 days until college football kicks off - 03:48 PM

College football is coming! In 100 days, Texas A&M's new $75 million man, Jimbo Fisher, will take the field. That's just one thing we can't wait to see.

05/17/2018   IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden on the Indy 500 and dealing with pressure - 11:16 PM

In ESPN The Magazine's World Fame 100 Issue, IndyCar champ Josef Newgarden tells us how he keeps it together on the track and the stage.

05/12/2018   Monaco GP: Was Ferrari's Spanish struggle a one-off? - 02:07 AM

ESPN previews the Monaco Grand Prix and takes a looks at how vital it is for Sebastian Vettel to close the world championship gap to Lewis Hamilton.

05/22/2018   Christian Pulisic becoming a quiet leader for U.S., Dortmund - 05:24 PM

Pulisic is the face of the U.S. men's national team and it's a lot of pressure for a 19-year-old. But he is focused on becoming a quiet leader.

05/22/2018   U.S. Open checklist: Where the best players stand a month out - 01:30 PM

Just how ready are Patrick Reed, Dustin Johnson, Tiger Woods and others for next month's U.S. Open? We go through the list.

05/23/2018   Being born into Philadelphia's Allen family means being born into boxing - 03:09 AM

Being born into the Allen family of Philadelphia means being born into boxing. Damon Allen Jr. looks to add his story to the family saga.

05/23/2018   Arsenal appoint Emery to replace Wenger - 01:37 PM

Arsenal have hired former Paris Saint-Germain manager Unai Emery, moving them into a new era following Arsene Wenger's departure.

05/23/2018   Arsenal need Emery pragmatism more than Wenger idealism - 01:37 PM

On the surface, Arsenal have gone for the opposite of Arsene Wenger in appointing Unai Emery. But a pragmatic approach is what they need.

05/18/2018   Petra Kvitova's remarkable recovery, in her own words - 06:56 PM

Less than 18 months after a violent attack almost ended her career, the two-time Wimbledon champ opens up about her injury, the recovery and how she plans to confront the clay at Roland Garros.

05/15/2018   World Cup 2018: 32 previews - 02:32 PM

The 2018 World Cup won't have Italy or the U.S. but all the big hitters like Brazil, Germany and Argentina will battle. Get the info you need here.


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