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iconThunder on the brink of elimination after Game 4 rout

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 1:45 AM CDT

Russell Westbrook succeeded in his personal goal of shutting down Ricky Rubio, but he picked up four first-half fouls in the process as OKC quickly came undone.

iconSparks fly despite hefty Jazz lead vs. Thunder

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 3:56 AM CDT

The tension didn't let up for the Thunder and Jazz in Game 4 -- even down the stretch when the outcome had been all but decided. "It's the playoffs," Jazz forward Derrick Favors said after a game that featured seven techicals. "Guys get physical."

iconRockets take off for 50-point quarter vs. Wolves

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:31 PM CDT

The Rockets romped to a 50-point third quarter in a Game 4 victory against the Wolves, falling one point shy of the most scored by one team in a postseason quarter.

iconWR Jones deletes Falcons pics from Instagram

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 10:41 PM CDT

Julio Jones' deletion of Falcons photos from his Instagram page was rooted in him wanting a "fresh start" on social media and nothing more, the team said.

iconAndujar joins DiMaggio, Mantle in Yankees lore

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 1:55 AM CDT

Miguel Andujar made Yankees history and Gleyber Torres got his first hit as the surging squad squashed the Twins.

iconWait over: Embiid says 76ers' time is now

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 5:25 PM CDT

All-Star center Joel Embiid knows the Sixers have a bright future, but he thinks the team can make waves in the present.

iconRockies' Cavnar rare woman to call MLB on TV

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 11:01 PM CDT

Rockies broadcaster Jenny Cavnar makes history with her televised play-by-play stint Monday for the Rockies-Padres game.

iconInstagaffe: KD says 'like' of Russ jab accidental

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 5:48 PM CDT

Warriors All-Star Kevin Durant says his Instagram like of a comment criticizing former teammate Russell Westbrook was done in error.

iconJames Harden unleashes peak Rockets in one quarter

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:02 AM CDT

The Rockets still didn't appear to be themselves in a tightly contested first half of Game 4 in Minnesota. And then the third quarter happened.

iconPower Rankings: Who?s in and who?s out of top 10?

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 8:20 AM CDT

The Red Sox finally suffered back-to-back losses, while a hot start by the Blue Jays and some big disagreements about who belongs in the top 10 hint at some big shake-ups to come.

iconWalker Buehler blazes trail in first Dodgers start

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 2:21 AM CDT

Los Angeles' young fireballer turned up the heat on the Marlins, reaching 99 mph eight times in his first two innings.

iconNBA draft departures shake up Way-Too-Early Top 25

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 7:29 PM CDT

The deadline for early entrants to declare for the NBA draft has passed, so it's time to re-evaluate the early top 25 for 2018-19. With so many players testing the waters yet not signing with an agent, it's more art than science.

iconGauging NFL draft's top six picks: Barkley, Mayfield trending up

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 8:10 AM CDT

With the NFL draft just days away, which way are teams at the top of the first round leaning on the elite prospects? We've got some ideas.

iconThe last days of Juventus?

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 9:49 AM CDT

As the most dominant club in Italy fights for its record seventh straight league title, it is also fighting the forces of time.

iconWhy Wenger had to leave Arsenal

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 1:33 PM CDT

Novelist and screenwriter Nick Hornby gives his take on the last days of the Arsene Wenger era.

iconCavs downplay effects of Pacers' Stephenson

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 1:21 PM CDT

The Cavaliers insist Stephenson's antics won't influence their focus after run-ins with the guard.

iconNew Undertaker graphic novel set to dig deeper into career of one of WWE's biggest icons

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:33 PM CDT

Boom! Studios looks to tell a deeper story about the nearly 30-year career of one of the most iconic characters in WWE history: The Undertaker.

iconNBA coaching candidates: Big names, prospects and wild cards

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 9:47 AM CDT

With coaching vacancies opening up around the league, here's a comprehensive look at the top names being considered for jobs.

iconStatements made by Khan, Davis and Charlo

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 12:39 PM CDT

From Jermall Charlo's KO of the year contender to Amir Khan's triumphant return, get caught up on what happened this weekend in boxing -- and what's next for many big names coming off of impressive fights.

iconBoston Marathon champ: 'This is gonna be miserable'

Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 4:47 PM CDT

The morning of the Boston Marathon, Desiree Linden found the intemperate weather conditions "comical." That attitude might have helped her to the finish line first.