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Isner, highest U.S. men's seed, loses in Melbourne

3:21 AM ET Greg GarberSenior Writer Close Greg Garber joined ESPN in 1991 and provides reports for NFL Countdown and SportsCenter. He is also a regular contributor to Outside the Lines and a senior writer for ESPN.com. MELBOURNE, Australia — … Continue reading

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Gregg Popovich: Spurs 'not where we want to be'

2:28 AM ET SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich pointed out his team “played a great 24 minutes” of basketball Tuesday during its 122-114 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. But for a 32-9 squad clinging to ever-present … Continue reading

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Familiar script dooms Bulls in loss to lowly Mavericks

1:41 AM ET CHICAGO — Forty-three games into what appears to be another lost season, the Chicago Bulls have proved to be what so many people around the league thought they would be before the campaign began: a mediocre team … Continue reading

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Siena-Rider scuffle leads to 'invisible' handshakes

1:03 AM ET Jeff GoodmanESPN Insider Close Joined ESPN as a college basketball Insider in June 2013 Previously wrote for CBSSports.com and FOXSports.com Siena coach Jimmy Patsos told ESPN he has no issue with Rider coach Kevin Baggett deciding to … Continue reading

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Brown apologizes: Showing video 'wrong to do'

11:38 PM ET ESPN.com news services Star Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown apologized Tuesday night, saying his decision to stream coach Mike Tomlin’s postgame message Sunday without permission was wrong to do. “I let my emotions and genuine excitement get … Continue reading

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Kerber celebrates birthday with 2nd-round win

2:23 AM ET Greg GarberSenior Writer Close Greg Garber joined ESPN in 1991 and provides reports for NFL Countdown and SportsCenter. He is also a regular contributor to Outside the Lines and a senior writer for ESPN.com. MELBOURNE, Australia — … Continue reading

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Kevin Durant expects emotional Round 2 vs. OKC

11:38 PM ET OAKLAND, Calif. — Round 2 of Kevin Durant‘s clash with his former Oklahoma City Thunder squad on Wednesday won’t be any easier than his first meeting on Nov. 3, a game the Golden State Warriors won easily … Continue reading

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Ducks suspend strength coach as 3 hospitalized

11:39 PM ET Oregon has suspended strength and conditioning coach Irele Oderinde without pay for a month, the result of incidents over the last week that left three Ducks football players hospitalized after offseason conditioning workouts that were led by … Continue reading

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Venus cruises into Round 3 at Melbourne Park

9:32 PM ET Greg GarberSenior Writer Close Greg Garber joined ESPN in 1991 and provides reports for NFL Countdown and SportsCenter. He is also a regular contributor to Outside the Lines and a senior writer for ESPN.com. MELBOURNE, Australia – … Continue reading

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UFC's Nate Diaz applying for boxing license

9:17 PM ET UFC veteran Nate Diaz is in the process of applying for a professional boxing license in Nevada. The Nevada State Athletic Commission has confirmed to ESPN.com that it has been in contact with Diaz’s representatives for several … Continue reading

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