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    The Women’s Tennis Association said it would welcome dialogue with world No. 2 Naomi Osaka over her decision to boycott…

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    INDIANAPOLIS — Every May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Gasoline Alley looks and feels like the world’s coolest high school…

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    The 2021 NBA playoffs are less than one week old, but we’ve already seen some epic superstar performances, upsets brewing…

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    THE BALL DISSOLVED like an aspirin into the sodium glow of the ballpark lights. It cleared the infield, the outfield,…

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    Noel Gallagher, a Manchester City fan who has also done some recording and touring, laughed and told me a story…

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    It’s been over a year since NBA fans have been able to cheer on their respective teams in person, but…

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    Few would have pegged Lille to stave off Paris Saint-Germain for the League 1 title. Here’s the best from the…

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    Tim Hardaway Jr. had a few words for the Mavs Fans For Life — the loyal fan base of the…

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    Denver newcomer Austin Rivers stole the spotlight from Nikola Jokic with a fourth-quarter outburst against Portland. Jokic dominated as usual,…

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    As a child, Rafael Nadal hit with two hands from both sides until he was told to choose one side…

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    The Memphis Grizzlies (38-34, 1-1) are  underdogs heading into Game 3 of the opening round of the NBA Playoffs against…

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    Roughly 30 laps into Sunday’s 105th running of the Indianapolis 500, driver Simona De Silvestro will pull into pit lane.…

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    4:00 AM ET Graham Hunter Close Spain writer Graham Hunter is a Barcelona-based freelance writer for ESPN.com who specializes in…

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    LOS ANGELES — Playing in their first home playoff game in eight years, the Los Angeles Lakers looked like a…

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    Ja Morant’s second season in the NBA hasn’t been the coronation it was supposed to be. After a tremendous debut…

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    Phil Mickelson kept hearing congratulatory words as he made his way around Colonial, and there was a huge roar from…

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    The Islanders arrived at Nassau Coliseum on Wednesday with the opportunity to clinch a playoff series victory at their original…

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    LOS ANGELES — By now, Phoenix Suns head coach Monty Williams knows what’s going on with his star point guard…

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    Simone Inzaghi has confirmed that he is leaving his role as Lazio coach as he prepares to take over from…

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    Seven months after advancing to the 2020 NBA finals, the Miami Heat are one loss away from elimination in this…

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    Aaron Rodgers’ tenure with the Green Bay Packers is hurtling towards an unceremonious end. The reigning NFL MVP has been…

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    A poised and confident Alek Manoah dominated the Yankees with six innings of two-hit ball to win his major league…

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    Jose Peraza homered starting the third inning of the opener and followed with a tiebreaking single in the fourth inning…

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    Raheem Sterling has said that only Manchester City can stop themselves from winning the Champions League final, despite suffering two…

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    With his team facing enormous pressure to keep its season and title hopes alive, Ty Lue believes the LA Clippers…

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    Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione said Thursday that the school is unhappy with Fox’s decision to show this season’s football…

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    On Thursday afternoon Javier Baez hit a routine ground ball to third that 999 times out of 1,000 would result…

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    Photos from the Chicago White Sox’s matchup against the Baltimore Orioles on May 27, 2021, at Guaranteed Rate Field. (Chris…

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    New York Jets rookie quarterback Zach Wilson is still adjusting to New Jersey. Wilson, a Utah native who played college…

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    FORT WORTH, Texas — Phil Mickelson kept hearing congratulatory words as he made his way around Colonial, and there was…

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    And so, Zinedine Zidane exits stage left, of his own accord and for the second time in three years. You…

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    6:23 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN BOSTON — Celtics guard Marcus Smart said he hopes fans will be “respectful” Friday night…

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    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Quarterback Mac Jones, the New England Patriots‘ first-round pick, has made a favorable first impression on his…

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    Charlotte Hornets guard LaMelo Ball will become the first athlete to enter the world of dynamic nonfungible tokens (NFTs) when…

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    The fan who dumped popcorn on Russell Westbrook has been banned indefinitely from the Wells Fargo Center and has had…

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    ESPN announced the college football bowl schedule for the 2021 season on Thursday. There will be 40 bowl games, including…

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    With a reduced-capacity sellout crowd of 135,000 fans expected for Sunday’s race, the Indianapolis 500 is set to become the…

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    NEW YORK — Jeff Green has strained his plantar fascia and will be reevaluated in 10 days, sidelining him for…

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    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Since signing a record-setting contract with the New York Jets in March 2019, linebacker C.J. Mosley…

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    5:30 AM ET Tom Hamilton Close Senior Writer • Joined ESPN in 2011• Covered two Olympics, a pair of Rugby World Cups…

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    TORONTO — Maple Leafs captain John Tavares was back on the ice for a skate on Thursday, one week after…

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    On Wednesday, Naomi Osaka took to Instagram to inform the world that she would not participate in press during the…

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    The late, great Andrew Weatherall famously had a saying tattooed across both arms: “fail we may, sail we must.” And…

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    When Vladimir Guerrero Jr. finally made his debut for the Toronto Blue Jays in late April 2019 — after being…

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    Well, here’s a new one for the Big Three of men’s tennis: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer ended…

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    The 2021 Belmont Stakes is shaping up to be a great betting race with no legitimate heavy favorite, despite no…

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    1:19 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN The New York Knicks said they have banned a fan who spit on Atlanta Hawks…

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    Swiss bank Julius Baer have agreed to pay nearly $80 million in fines and penalties for its role in illegal…

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    A 1979 O-Pee-Chee Wayne Gretzky rookie card has sold for $3.75 million in a private sale brokered through Heritage Auctions.…

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    PHILADELPHIA — The Eagles announced changes to their football operations department Thursday, including an historic one — the promotion of…

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