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Auston Matthews or Patrik Laine?

8:46 AM ET Which player would you rather build around, Auston Matthews or Patrik Laine? Jeff Vinnick/NHLI/Getty Images Craig Custance: I’ve had this argument enough already that I’m prepared for a quick answer. It’s Auston Matthews. I’m not even sure it’s … Continue reading

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Sources: Bears actively seeking trade of Cutler

12:22 PM ET As the beginning of the NFL’s new league year inches closer, with teams able to officially make trades on March 9, the Chicago Bears have actively started seeking a trade partner for quarterback Jay Cutler, multiple league … Continue reading

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WNBA players dispute Candice Wiggins' controversial allegations

Candice Wiggins said her “spirit was being broken” in the “toxic” WNBA. She retired from the league in 2015 after eight seasons.  10:17 AM ET Mechelle VoepelespnW.com Close ESPN.com women’s basketball/college sports writer 33 seasons covering women’s college basketball Covered … Continue reading

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Top golfers embrace boy in race to cure rare disease

Sebastian Velona, who has a rare neurological disease called Batten CLN8, garnered plenty of support from PGA Tour golfers at Riviera Country Club.  5:28 PM ET PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. — Sebastian Velona didn’t just meet dozens of the world’s best … Continue reading

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Panthers' play complicating deadline decisions

12:41 PM ET For most of this season, when you looked up “dysfunction” in the dictionary, the Florida Panthers logo popped up. An offseason of internal upheaval that saw longtime personnel and scouting staff (among others) dismissed, along with a … Continue reading

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Lakers promote Magic; Kupchak, Jim Buss out

1:47 PM ET ESPN.com news services The Los Angeles Lakers have shaken up their front office, promoting team legend Magic Johnson to president of basketball operations and firing general manager Mitch Kupchak and vice president of basketball operations Jim Buss. … Continue reading

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Jackson: Eagles return would be 'great story'

4:01 PM ET ESPN.com news services DeSean Jackson told ESPN’s Adam Schefter that signing with the Philadelphia Eagles would be a “great story,” but, if he leaves the Washington Redskins in free agency, he wants to play with a “great … Continue reading

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Eyeing better results, Danica Patrick still has high hopes

12:30 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Danica Patrick walks out of her motorhome in the Daytona International Speedway driver lot … Continue reading

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What to know about new Alabama offensive coordinator Brian Daboll

9:30 AM ET Nick Saban took his time finding his new offensive coordinator at Alabama. Brian Daboll will be Saban’s third coordinator in three months. On Monday — nearly two weeks after Steve Sarkisian surprised everyone by becoming the offensive … Continue reading

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Shattenkirk, Sharp best deadline rentals

Kevin Shattenkirk (left) and Patrick Sharp (center) are top rentals heading toward the deadline.  9:45 AM ET Which trade-deadline rental would provide the best bang for the buck in the playoffs? Craig Custance: Put me down for Kevin Shattenkirk. If … Continue reading

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