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Follow live: Thunder bring winning streak to San Antonio

So far this season, five players have setup at least 200 shots. In order of passes to shooters/100 possessions: 1. Westbrook (29.6), 2. Harden (25.9), 3. LeBron (24.1), 4. Wall (23.8), and 5. Simmons (20.5). Source: Second Spectrum. Ben Alamar, ESPN Stats & Info Let’s block ads! (Why?) www.espn.com – TOP

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Danica to race Daytona, Indy before retiring

4:50 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Danica Patrick, the highest-finishing woman in the Indianapolis 500 and Daytona 500 and the only female driver ever to win a pole in the NASCAR Cup Series, will compete in both races next year before retiring as a race car driver. “It just came from my heart, and I think it’s going to be awesome,” Patrick said Friday about her decision during an emotional news ...

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NFL investigates groping allegation vs. Winston

2:10 PM ET The NFL is investigating an allegation that Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston groped a female Uber driver in March 2016. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy confirmed to ESPN’s Jeff Darlington that the “allegation was shared with the NFL and we have reached out to Uber to request any information they may have.” The league’s investigation was first reported Friday by BuzzFeed News, which viewed a letter it said was sent from NFL executive Lisa Friel to the Uber driver. “The League has been informed that you may ...

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Sources: Silver meets NCAA to talk 1-and-done

11:48 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN With momentum gathering to reshape the one-and-done draft entry rule, NBA commissioner Adam Silver and NBPA executive director Michele Roberts met with the new Commission on College Basketball in Washington on Thursday, league sources told ESPN. Silver and Roberts delivered the league and union perspectives on issues facing the basketball industry, including ways that changing the dynamics of the NBA draft could impact the pro and college games. The meeting was described as informational in nature, although the NCAA ultimately has no formal say in ...

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OTL: NFL teeters on all-out, unprecedented civil war

8:00 AM ET Don Van Natta Jr. Close ESPN Senior Writer Member of three Pulitzer Prize-winning teams for national, explanatory and public service journalism Author of three books, including New York Times best-selling “First Off the Tee: Presidential Hackers, Duffers, and Cheaters from Taft to Bush” 24-year newspaper career at The New York Times and Miami Herald Seth Wickersham Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior Writer for ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine Joined ESPN The Magazine after graduating from the University of Missouri. Although he primarily covers the NFL, his assignments ...

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Celts' Brown 'inspired' after best friend's death

2:55 AM ET BOSTON — Celtics swingman Jaylen Brown helped his team to its 14th consecutive win Thursday night, just hours after learning his best friend had died in Atlanta. Brown scored a team-high 22 points and twice helped Boston rally from double-digit deficits during a 92-88 triumph over the Golden State Warriors at TD Garden. In a battle of conference leaders, the Celtics overcame the Warriors and the cold-shooting Splash Brothers behind Jaylen Brown’s 22 points to extend their win streak to 14. Brown said he wasn’t certain he’d ...

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Make it 14: Celtics keep win streak alive against defending champs

9:55 PM ET BOSTON — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr arrived to his pregame media session in Boston on Thursday night to find an overflow throng of media on hand for a battle of streaking NBA conference leaders. Asked about the significance of the matchup, Kerr deadpanned, “Huge game. Huge. The fate of the universe rests upon the results of tonight’s Celtics-Warriors matchup.” In what was billed as a possible preview of the NBA Finals, the Warriors grew increasingly frustrated in Thursday’s loss to the Celtics with what they ...

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Follow live: Steelers, Titans put win streaks on the line

Ridiculous TD catch from Antonio Brown on the fade route from an inside alignment. And a good ball from Ben Roethlisberger. Put the throw away from the defender’s leverage. Brown now has 144 yards receiving and three touchdowns on 10 receptions. Matt Bowen, ESPN Staff Writer Let’s block ads! (Why?) www.espn.com – TOP

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Follow live: Warriors, Celtics face off in early-season showdown

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Matthew Berry's Love/Hate for Week 11

4:26 PM ET I have had, by all accounts, a very weird career path. People who know me from the sports world are surprised to find out that I worked in Hollywood. Long-ago acquaintances from show business are surprised to see me on TV. And very few of them know that my first Hollywood job was working as George Carlin’s assistant. Fantasy football rankings from Matthew Berry, Field Yates, Mike Clay, Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft for Week 11 of the NFL season. Matchups are a driving force behind weekly ...

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