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Report: Larry Bird stepping down as Pacers…

Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird will step down from his position, reports The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Thomas to head to sister's funeral after Game 6…

Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas plans to attend his sister's funeral on Saturday without missing any games in Boston's first-round playoff series against Chicago

Life of a goalie in Eastern playoff series is…

For Marc-Andre Fleury, Braden Holtby, Henrik Lundqvist and Craig Anderson, life as a goalie in the playoffs in the Eastern Conference is complicated

Sharapova wins again, reaches semifinals at…

Maria Sharapova advanced to the semifinals of the Porsche Grand Prix by beating Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 6-3, 6-4

Nike, Under Armour, Adidas all pass on deal with…

According to ESPN, the three major shoe companies of Adidas, Nike and Under Armour have all passed on signing Lonzo Ball to any type of deal before the NBA Draft.

Dale Jr says retiring announcement took the…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says the pressure is off

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AP source: Larry Bird steps down as Pacers…

Person with knowledge of situation tells AP: Larry Bird is stepping down as Pacers president

Roger Goodell pours cold water on idea of allowed…

Roger Goodell went on ESPN Radio on Friday morning and made it clear that he is not in favor of allowing marijuana use in the National Football League.

Road show: Most NFL teams interested in hosting…

Traveling show: NFL draft might be league's most popular event apart from Super Bowl

Some players slide, some surge in opening round…

Temple, Western Michigan players go before ones from Alabama in opening round of NFL draft

Pac-12 players poised to break out in the fall

Oregon running back Royce Freeman, Arizona receiver Shun Brown and Utah linebacker Shane Hansen among Pac-12 poised to have breakout seasons this fall

Court records: Aaron Hernandez’s estate is…

Court records obtained by the Boston Herald show the estate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has a value of zero.

Is Anthony Joshua boxing's next great heavyweight?

Anthony Joshua has the weight of a country on his shoulders, and a fighter with true heavyweight pedigree in the ring across from him

NFL's wild opening round could yield more…

NFL's wild opening round could yield more surprises on Day 2, with lots of star power still around

2017 NFL Draft: Jonathan Allen, Malik Hooker…

SI’s panel of experts breakdown their favorite picks from this year’s NFL draft.

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Young cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL draft

T.J. Owuanibe got his wish: The 14-year-old shared center stage with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce the Baltimore Ravens' top draft pick

Lexi Thompson shoots 69 in first round since…

Lexi Thompson shot a 2-under 69 in her first LPGA Tour round since penalty strokes cost a likely victory in the first major tournament of the year

Angels edge A's, 2-1

Forrest Lamp, Dalvin Cook and Carl Lawson are…

Steve Palazzolo and Mike Renner of Pro Football Focus break down the best players still available after the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

Tested again, resilient Raptors rest up for Cavs…

The Toronto Raptors earned a few extra days off after ending their first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks in six games with a 92-89 win

2nd-day draft steals? Cook, Lamp could go early…

The last two players to be selected with the first pick of the second round of the NFL draft were New York Giants star safety Landon Collins in 2015 and Cleveland Browns promising pass rusher Emmanuel Ogbah last year

Takk McKinley fulfills promise to late grandmother

Takk McKinley gave a passionate speech after being drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the first round.

Spurs advance: San Antonio beats Grizzlies 103-96…

Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points, and the San Antonio Spurs advanced to the Western Conference semifinals by beating the Memphis Grizzlies 103-96 Thursday night to take the series 4-2

The Latest: Another Watt joins J.J. and Derek in…

The Latest from the NFL draft: Steelers select TJ Watt, third brother in NFL

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Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays

Randal Grichuk hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter delivered a grand slam in the 11th, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 in the first game of a day-night doubleheader

Did 49ers get steal of draft by trading up for…

SI's panel of experts looks at why Reuben Foster slid all the way to the No. 31 pick of the 2017 NFL Draft.

Jabrill Peppers brings his multitude of talents…

SI's panel of experts discuss Jabrill Peppers and what he will bring to Cleveland.