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LeBron isn’t done yet, forces Game 7 vs. Celtics

Facing elimination with a loss, LeBron James scored 46 points and carried Cleveland to a Game 6 victory in the East finals.

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Aaron Judge saved the Yankees with an incredible 100-mph throw

Aaron Judge can hit 470-foot homers and make 100-mph throws when the Yankees need them the most.

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Derek Jeter rookie card sells for MLB record amount

An eBay bidder bought Derek Jeter’s 1993 rookie card for an MLB modern-day record of $99,100.

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Report: Denver Broncos bring in ex-76ers GM/analytics guru Sam Hinkie to consult on their ‘process’

NFL teams are sitting on a treasure trove of data, but have to figure out how to unlock it. So John Elway called on an expert from the NBA to help him find the key.

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National Basketball Players Association launches new mental health and wellness program

The National Basketball Players Association launched a new mental health and wellness program on Friday, taking another step to help players in the league with their mental health.

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Draymond Green guarantees the Warriors will eliminate the Rockets: ‘Book it’

Draymond Green, to nobody’s surprise, is filled with hubris in the face of elimination.

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Poll: Fans stand in favor of NFL’s anthem policy

By a significant margin, NFL fans like the league’s new policy regarding the national anthem, according to a Yahoo Sports/YouGov poll.

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Halladay’s legacy lives on through this dog

Roy Halladay paid for this dog named Doc. He’s a good boy who loves ice, toys and belly rubs — and he helped police cases that led to 38 arrests last year.

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Cardinals pitcher makes mockery of rehab start, sets minor-league strikeout record

Alex Reyes struck out 9 straight batters in his final rehab start, setting a record and declaring that he’s definitely ready to rejoin the Cardinals rotation.

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Comeback King: Is this LeBron’s biggest test yet?

LeBron James will have to play two of the best games of his career for the Cavs to rally past the Celtics. If he does, it will rank among his greatest career accomplishments.

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Time for Warriors to worry? They don’t think so

Despite getting “shimmied on,” Stephen Curry and Golden State don’t appear to be shaken after a Game 5 loss to Houston puts them on the brink of playoff elimination.

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Rockets put defending champs on the brink

Houston won Game 5 in a wild finish to seize the lead in the Western Conference finals over Golden State, but Chris Paul was hurt late in the game.

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Chris Paul gives Stephen Curry a shimmy after hitting 3-pointer in his face

Chris Paul hit a buzzer-beating 3-pointer in Stephen Curry’s face to tie Game 5 on Thursday before hitting him with a taste of his own medicine.

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The NBA schooled the NFL on social justice issues this week, but let’s not go overboard

After the way the NFL got lampooned, it’s understandable how the Bucks and the NBA can be hailed this week. But let’s be fair here.

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Warriors’ Klay Thompson available, Andre Iguodala still out for Game 5 on Thursday

Golden State’s Andre Iguodala will not play in Thursday night’s Game 5 against the Houston Rockets, but Klay Thompson is available.

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NBA commissioner Adam Silver in shadow of Sterling Brown footage: ‘Do not stick to sports’

On a day filled with headlines crossing over sports with social issues, NBA commissioner Adam Silver urged his peers to not stick to sports.

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