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Thunder on the brink of elimination after Game 4 rout

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.

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Crowder ejected after scuffle for elbow to Adams' face.


Jazz beat Thunder in physical Game 4.


Russ on Rubio: 'It's not about me or him.'


Westbrook and Rubio go toe-to-toe again.


Mitchell leads Utah to Game 4 victory.


Mitchell fired up after and-1 layup.


Jalen: Westbrook got humbled by Rubio.


Mitchell shines, Jazz take 3-1 series lead.


Crowd erupts after Rubio's alley-oop to Gobert.


Fans taunt Westbrook after fourth foul.


Ingles knocks down 3-pointer over George.


George gets T'd up for shoving Ingles.


Westbrook all over Rubio on defense to start game.


Top Headlines

Harden, Rockets lift off in absurd third quarter.


James Harden unleashes peak Rockets in one quarter

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.

Harden says Rockets flipped a switch in win.


Rockets roll in Game 4 behind huge third quarter.


D'Antoni: 'Check your tweets' about Harden at halftime.


Gordon caps off 50-point quarter with buzzer-beater.


Rockets put Timberwolves on the brink.


Harden goes off for 22 in the third quarter.


Harden propels Rockets to Game 4 win.


Harden connects from downtown.


Harden steps back to hit jumper.


CP3 bides his time to drain 3-pointer.


Harden can't find his shot in first quarter.


Stanley Cup Playoffs

Streaming on ESPN+: In the Crease breaks down Caps' series-clinching win, Bruins-Leafs Game 7.


How the Knights became the most successful expansion franchise...ever

The Vegas Golden Knights overcame 50 years' worth of expansion-franchise failure with one historic season. All it took was a roster full of misfit stars with a point to prove.

Caps advance off Ovechkin's two goals.


Marner's backhand helps Leafs force Game 7.


Monday's Playoff Games

NFL Draft

Round 1: Thurs., 8 p.m. ET, ESPN & ESPN2

New episode: Follow six NFL hopefuls as they prepare for the upcoming draft.


NFL draft predictions for all 32 teams: Who's trading up, more

Will the Browns deal the No. 1 pick? Which teams will move up for a QB? NFL Nation reporters make one prediction for every team.


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

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.

Walker Buehler blazes trail in first Dodgers start

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

Music in Sports

Why the team DJ is the most important role in the clubhouse

From setting the mood to celebrating a win, these are the players responsible for keeping their teams on beat.

The walk-up music for each of the world's top golfers

This weekend, at the Zurich Classic, the PGA Tour is using intro music. What should DJ, Tiger, Rory and Phil use? We're here to help.

NBA Playoffs

Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown are owning the moment for Boston

The Celtics' dynamic rookie/sophomore duo is altering Boston's playoff road map with performances rivaling early-OKC Durant and Westbrook.

Kawhi Leonard is not the villain in this situation with Spurs

Based on what we know publicly, criticism of the All-Star forward seems unwarranted.

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Inside the Sixers' success