4:33 PM ET Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. — For the second straight year, throngs of Golden State Warriors fans turned out for a victory parade to celebrate a team some are calling an NBA dynasty. Hundreds of thousands of fans in gold and blue and holding signs that read “Dynasty” and “Back-to-Back Champions” waved from
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2:48 PM ET Associated Press STUTTGART, Germany — Denis Istomin upset two-time finalist Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-6 (2), 7-6 (3) in the first round of the Stuttgart Open on Tuesday. Kohlschreiber failed to create any break points and was forced to fend off six from the 100th-ranked Istomin. The Uzbek won in 1 hour, 41 minutes
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2:28 PM ET The NASCAR Cup series race weekend at Michigan International Speedway was dominated by talk of whether the race would be better with restrictor plates, and then whether the race would be better without, well, weather. We got enough of two races in to call it a weekend as long as you didn’t
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7:54 PM ET ONTARIO, Calif. — Lonzo Ball had a platelet-rich plasma shot to treat and strengthen his left knee and the Los Angeles Lakers point guard said he was able to resume basketball-related activities on the court last week. Ball underwent the PRP shot and stayed off his left knee for about a month
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8:00 AM ET The voting is in, and what figures to be a season-long three-way wrestling match for top honors in our Power Rankings has a new champ. After reclaiming the highest perch for just two weeks, the Astros, defending world champs, have again been pushed down to No. 3 as the Yankees kept mashing
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7:37 PM ET Heavyweight world titleholder Deontay Wilder has agreed to the terms offered by Anthony Joshua’s camp for them to meet for the undisputed title later this year in Joshua’s home country of the United Kingdom, Wilder co-manager Shelly Finkel told ESPN on Monday. Whether the fight, easily one of the biggest in boxing,
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7:07 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Despite a narrowing marketplace of salary-cap space, one more formidable candidate could join the summer free-agent class: Indiana Pacers forward Thaddeus Young. Young, 29, is seriously contemplating declining his $13.7 million player option for the 2018-19 season and becoming an unrestricted free agent, league sources told ESPN. He has until
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7:08 PM ET Former Wisconsin football player Jake Wood, who went on to join the Marines and co-found Team Rubicon, will receive the Pat Tillman Award for Service at this year’s ESPYS. Wood served four years in Iraq and Afghanistan, and after being honorably discharged from the Marines in 2009, he began advocating for veterans.
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6:14 PM ET The Cleveland Indians called up top prospect Francisco Mejia on Monday. Mejia, a catcher/outfielder, was ranked as the No. 7 overall prospect in baseball by ESPN’s Keith Law in January. He has been hot of late, batting .350 with three doubles, a triple, a home run and 10 RBIs in his past
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Jun 5, 2018 Coming out of the NHL scouting combine, there remains very little consensus on how things will go after Rasmus Dahlin is selected No. 1 overall. The differing opinions on players throughout the first and second rounds in particular make for a very interesting and exciting draft with very little predictability. It also
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