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Five teams where Tim Lincecum could end up

10:45 AM ET David SchoenfieldESPN Senior Writer Close Senior writer of SweetSpot baseball blog Former deputy editor of Page 2 Been with ESPN.com since 1995 Tim Lincecum‘s long-awaited “showcase” Thursday in Scottsdale, Arizona, will be attended by an estimated 20 … Continue reading

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Looking ahead: Texas rebuilds with promising underclassmen

9:18 AM ET Myron MedcalfESPN Staff Writer Close Covers college basketball Joined ESPN.com in 2011 Graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato It’s never too early to look at what’s to come. Over the next few weeks, we will give you … Continue reading

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2016 fantasy football rankings

11:25 AM ET Fantasy staff After two days of heated debate, the 2016 fantasy football rankings are finally here. ESPN’s team of fantasy experts put together this list of staff rankings at the annual fantasy football summit, and we’ll continue … Continue reading

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Rockies rout another sign that time is running out on Matt Cain, Jake Peavy

2:45 AM ET David SchoenfieldESPN Senior Writer Close Senior writer of SweetSpot baseball blog Former deputy editor of Page 2 Been with ESPN.com since 1995 How much should a baseball team value loyalty? The San Francisco Giants, a franchise known … Continue reading

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Once again, Raptors somehow avoid losing consecutive playoff games

2:22 AM ET TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors were going to lose Game 2. They were going to lose Game 2 because they trailed the Miami Heat 77-70 with 6 minutes, 35 seconds remaining in regulation, and nothing was working. … Continue reading

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Colin Rea flirts with no-hitter in Padres' 5-3 win over Mets

2:59 AM ET Adam RubinESPN Staff Writer Close Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He’s a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending … Continue reading

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Spurs rank first, Thunder second in roster continuity for decade

10:40 AM ET OKLAHOMA CITY — It feels like a long time ago when the bouncy Oklahoma City Thunder won four straight against the mechanical San Antonio Spurs in 2012 to advance to the NBA Finals in six games. James … Continue reading

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Contested convention: J.R. Smith says open shots are boring

10:41 AM ET Brian WindhorstESPN Senior Writer Close ESPN.com NBA writer since 2010 Covered Cleveland Cavs for seven years Author of two books ATLANTA — Perhaps the Atlanta Hawks have gone about this the wrong way. They’ve tried guarding J.R. … Continue reading

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Gin & 'Juice': Snoop ready to record with RB Bell

11:23 PM ET Jeremy FowlerESPN Staff Writer Close ESPN staff writer Previously a college football reporter for CBSSports.com University of Florida graduate Snoop Dogg says he’s down to do a hip-hop record with Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell, who … Continue reading

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Will Smith's wife accepts Miami MBA on his behalf

11:24 PM ET Mike TriplettESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Saints for eight years at New Orleans Times-Picayune Previously covered LSU football, San Francisco 49ers Iowa native and University of Iowa graduate Will Smith was on track to graduate from the … Continue reading

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