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Follow live: Spieth near top of leaderboard; Tiger enjoys huge day at The Open

Jordan Spieth is battling for the lead at Carnoustie after Tiger Woods surged into contention with his best round at a major since 2011.

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Inside Tiger's big third-round push

Woods started the day six shots behind the leaders. He needed a low round. He got it, shooting 5-under 66. Here's how he did it.

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MLB

Realistic second-half goals for all 30 teams

Is your team down for the count? Probably. But there's still something for it to accomplish after the All-Star break.

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Sean Doolittle's All-Star diary: Go behind the ropes in D.C.

From the Home Run Derby to the red carpet, the Nats closer gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the All-Star atmosphere of his home park.

Roundtable: All-Stars on the best stories in baseball and more

At the Midsummer Classic, we asked MLB's brightest stars what has them jazzed about the sport and its future -- and what they'd change.

NBA

How do LeBron's Lakers add a second star after the Kawhi trade?

Will L.A. add a second star next to LeBron James after the Kawhi Leonard trade? Kevin Pelton looks at the Lakers' options.

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5-on-5: Predicting the loaded East race after the Kawhi trade

Our Insiders answer the big questions about new Finals favorites and dark-horse East contenders.

NFL Offseason

Your guide to the offseason: 20 things you might have missed

Tune out after confetti fell on the Eagles? Here's everything you need to know about what's happened since, from the anthem rule retraction and more.

NFL Insiders predict: The No. 1 fantasy draft pick in 2021

Who will rule the fantasy landscape in three years? Our insiders pick a few candidates -- including a wide receiver -- who could go No. 1.

E:60: Dead Man Walking

9 a.m. ET, Sunday, ESPN

How a Houston boxing trainer faked his death to avoid murder-for-hire

Ramon Sosa was marked for death by his wife. This is the story of how he survived, thanks to a surprising savior. Watch E:60 on Sunday at 9 a.m. ET on ESPN.

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Preview: The scary plot against a successful trainer

E:60 investigates the murder-for-hire plot involving a former gang member and a well-known boxing trainer.

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Trade Deadline

July 31

Olney: As deadline nears, a few starting pitchers might find new homes

The trade market for starting pitching is thin, but a couple of good outings could convince contenders to come calling.

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The most common trade deadline mistake and MLB's next big thing

Why regression is the one word every baseball fan should know this time of year. Plus, weighing in on hot-button issues and the Dodgers lineup.

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Thailand cave rescue

  • Royal Thai Army/EPA
  • A light in the darkness

    The rescue of a soccer team trapped in a cave in Thailand was so daring it defies comprehension. This is what heroism looks like.

Heroic coaches

  • Andrew Kaufman
  • 'He saved so many lives'

    Cross-country coach Scott Beigel, assistant football coach Aaron Feis and athletic director Chris Hixon are the 2018 ESPYS recipients of the Best Coach Award for the difference they made in the lives of students on and off the field of play.