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Apologetic Kyrie sought advice from LeBron

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In the wake of his pointed criticism of the Celtics' young players, Kyrie Irving said Wednesday that he called LeBron James to apologize for how he behaved as a young teammate in Cleveland and for not "seeing the big picture."

Cousins calls Warriors 'most hated team in sports'

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DeMarcus Cousins believes fans hate him, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and maybe even Steph Curry too. "It is what it is," said the All-Star center. "I can't worry about that."

UConn's Walker outscores Tulane in 75-33 rout

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Megan Walker scored a career-high 34 points to power No. 2 UConn to a 75-33 victory over Tulane on Wednesday. Walker is the first UConn player in the past 20 seasons to outscore her opponent, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

Nets stun Rockets in OT, spoiling Harden's 58

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Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and the Nets spoiled James Harden's 58-point night with a 145-142 road victory over the Rockets on Wednesday.

Hurley, Haith both tossed in 'surreal' ejections

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UConn coach Dan Hurley called his ejection Wednesday night at Tulsa "surreal" and noted that he and Frank Haith, who also was ejected, have known each other for years.

Ex-NFLer Martin to go to trial over social post

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Former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin will have to go to trial to face felony charges resulting from a threatening post on his Instagram account.

Henry Cejudo: The nights I won gold

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Henry Cejudo is both an Olympic gold medalist and a UFC champion. He describes, in his own words, what it took to earn both of those accolades.

DeMarcus Cousins: 'I'm back, and I'm not looking back'

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In advance of his Warriors debut, the four-time All-Star sat down with ESPN's Rachel Nichols to discuss his injury, his tumultuous career and the talent overload in Oakland.

He's on fire: Harden's streak by the numbers

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The reigning MVP is single-handedly carrying the Houston Rockets with a series of epic offensive outputs not seen since the likes of Wilt Chamberlain.

The UFC's must-see moves

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The world's best MMA action is coming to ESPN. These are the moves you need to know, selected by our team of fighting experts.

Coaches questions: Who was the toughest coach you ever faced?

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Every week, we ask our coaches to tell us something we don't know. This week, a certain Michigan State coach is a popular subject.

How Jalen Hurts fits in Lincoln Riley's QB factory

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Following Heisman winners Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray, Hurts inherits a potent Sooners offense that has the potential to challenge Alabama and Tua Tagovailoa.

Jennings wants title shot ... but he's willing to wait for it

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Heavyweight title contender Bryant Jennings faces Oscar Rivas on Friday and hopes he'll receive a title opportunity against either Deontay Wilder or Anthony Joshua. That, however, could take a little time.

Jennings vs. Rivas on ESPN+: How to watch

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Looking to watch the heavyweight fight between Bryant Jennings and Oscar Rivas on ESPN+ on Friday? Here's how to do it.

UK Performance Centre pushes WWE's global expansion forward

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With the launch of its second major training facility, the WWE UK Performance Centre in London, the WWE's plans of global expansion took a major step forward.

Reigning champ UCI tops College League of Legends Week 1 rankings

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Reigning College League of Legends champion University of California-Irvine tops the first ESPN College League of Legends Coaches Poll.

Lauda released from hospital after illness

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Formula One triple world champion and airline entrepreneur Niki Lauda has been released from hospital, the Vienna General Hospital said Wednesday, after he was treated for influenza following a lung transplant five months ago.

After Austin's weird journey to MLS, the hard work begins now

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Austin FC was formally announced on Tuesday, and while there's a lot of buzz around the Texas capital, big hurdles remain ahead of a 2021 debut.

The CFP isn't expanding right now, but it still could

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Those who can change the College Football Playoff format, the Power 5 commissioners, still think four is the right number, but recent discussions have at least opened them up to the possibility of change.

Biggest looming free-agent decisions for all 32 NFL teams

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Could Clay Matthews move on from Green Bay? Will the Texans bring back Tyrann Mathieu? Here are the questions facing every team.