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Incredible year of Lamar Jackson ends with Heisman

Be honest: Did you know the name Lamar Jackson at the start of the 2016 season? Probably not, but the Louisville QB put together an unforgettable season that landed him a Heisman.

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Jackson: This one is for the fans (2:12)
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40mRamona Shelburne

Melo 'skeptical' new NBA CBA done by Thursday

Carmelo Anthony said he's "skeptical" that a new CBA will be agreed to by Thursday's deadline, noting that the two sides had "something so close" a few weeks ago.

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4hChris Forsberg

Celtics plane lands safely after bomb threat hoax

Authorities met the Celtics' chartered plane on the tarmac in Oklahoma City after a bomb threat appeared to have been a hoax. A team spokesman stressed that "all is fine."

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Frei's incredible save denies Jozy's header (0:38)
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LeBron makes more NBA history (0:52)
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CP3 becomes first Clipper to record 20-point, 20-assist game (0:41)
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4hEamonn Brennan

UCLA basketball is fun again

UCLA remains unbeaten with a win over Michigan, and it does so with style. Leading the way for the Bruins was freshman Lonzo Ball.

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Grayson Allen nearly destroys the rim with monstrous dunk (1:28)
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High school RB has epic, Beast Mode-like TD run (0:43)
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4dSharon Katz

FPI breaks down bowl season

Who does FPI have as the biggest favorite out of the 40 bowls this season? Check out its projections for every bowl game.

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Holloway takes interim featherweight title with TKO of Pettis (0:50)
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Charlo brings the heat to Williams with fifth-round KO (1:02)
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4hMike Triplett

Hayes testifies at trial that Will Smith was armed

Cardell Hayes, the man who fatally shot retired Saints star Will Smith, told the jury Saturday that he did so only after a drunken Smith retrieved a gun from his SUV following an April car crash.

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Crosby clutch for Pens in win over Lightning (0:23)
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Pacioretty notches four goals in Habs' 10-1 win (0:26)
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Leicester City beats Manchester City behind Vardy's hat trick (2:09)

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Brett Okamoto ESPN Staff Writer 

Max Holloway is the UFC interim featherweight champion. Third round TKO victory over Anthony Pettis. Had a message for official titleholder Jose Aldo ... "Where's Jose Waldo? Tell him to meet me in Brooklyn in February."

MMA 

Brett Okamoto ESPN Staff Writer 

Things got wild in a UFC featherweight fight between Cub Swanson and Doo Ho Choi at UFC 206 in Toronto. Swanson ends up with the decision win. The fight will likely end up as 2016's Fight of the Year.

MMA 

CP3 becomes first Clipper to record 20-point, 20-assist game
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Chris Paul makes Clippers history, becoming the first player in team history to record 20 points and 20 assists in the same game. Paul didn't turn the ball over once in L.A.'s win over New Orleans.

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LeBron notches his 7,000th assist
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LeBron James records his 7,000th career assist with a perfectly timed bounce pass to Tristan Thompson, who finishes with the dunk.

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Speights sinks buzzer-beating 3-pointer Curry style
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Chris Paul connects with Mo Speights, who throws up a 3-pointer and runs back before the shot beats the buzzer against the Pelicans.

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The Seattle Sounders are the latest team to win a championship after replacing their coach in the middle of the season. It's a scenario that also played out in the NBA and NHL. Baseball-wise, it's reminiscent of the 2003 Marlins, who won the World Series after replacing Jeff Torborg with Jack McKeon.

Christopher Wondoloski ESPN FC 

The Sounders celebration has commenced.

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Last season, the Warriors didn't reach four losses until their 41st game, on Jan. 16. Saturday's loss was their fourth this season -- in their 24th game.

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Gordon Hayward of the Utah Jazz scored a game-high 26 points against the Kings, his 10th straight 20-point game. It's the longest streak of 20-point games by a Jazz player since Karl Malone (11 in a row in the 2001-02 season).

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CP3 sends Ajinca to the floor
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Clippers point guard Chris Paul crosses up Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca, who falls to the floor, and then knocks down the mid-range jumper.

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DeAndre comes through for powerful finish
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Chris Paul feeds a cutting DeAndre Jordan, who finishes with the ferocious dunk in the first half against the Pelicans.

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The Warriors' "Big 4" of Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant and Draymond Green combined for 53 points on 37.5 percent shooting Saturday as the Warriors were held to a season-low 89 points. Entering tonight, the Warriors' "Big 4" had combined for at least 89 points in eight of 23 games.

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Michael C. Wright ESPN Staff Writer 

Manu Ginobili on the Spurs overcoming some of their offensive woes against a struggling Brooklyn squad:

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Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

LeBron James on being the only player in NBA history with 27,000 points, 7,000 assists and 7,000 rebounds: "That just shows the triple-threat of me: to rebound, to pass, to put the ball in the hole a little bit."

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Michael C. Wright ESPN Staff Writer 

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on the potential benefits of calling out your team: "I don't know. You can go either way probably. We just call it like we see it. We've always been honest and straightforward. I think players appreciate that. They don't like to be tricked or manipulated or have smoke blown at them. The truth is always better."

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Frei's incredible save denies Jozy's header
Soccer 

Stefan Frei came up with the biggest save of MLS Cup, batting away Jozy Altidore's looping headed effort. Seattle outlasted Toronto on penalties to win their first MLS Cup despite not registering a shot on goal.

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Doug McIntyre ESPN Staff Writer 

Have to wonder if the Sounders totally deserve to win MLS Cup after failing to register a shot on goal, the first time that's happened in a final in league history. Still, Seattle's run to the title is still a great story after they appeared unlikely to make the playoffs for much of the season. Have to feel for TFC captain Michael Bradley, who was immense for the hosts but missed his spot kick. My MLS Cup MVP vote went to Sounders midfielder Ozzie Alonso.

DeAndre slams home mean putback jam
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DeAndre Jordan hammers home the emphatic putback dunk with Omer Asik in his way.

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Doug McIntyre ESPN Staff Writer 

First time in MLS Cup history that a team (Seattle) fails to register a shot on goal.

Doug McIntyre ESPN Staff Writer 

Penalty kicks will decide MLS Cup after 120 scoreless minutes between the Seattle Sounders and host Toronto FC. Might give the edge to TFC keeper Clint Irwin here, but then this game would be over already if not for Sounder Stefan Frei's acrobatic save on Jozy Altidore in extra time.

Brett Okamoto ESPN Staff Writer 

Norway's Emil Meek (9-2-1) picks up a unanimous decision win over Jordan Mein (29-11) at UFC 206. Injured his rib during the fight, but pulls off the victory in his UFC debut. For Mein, it was his first appearance since surprisingly announcing his retirement at age 25 last year.

MMA 

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bulls sneak out with a win. Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade combine for 59 points. Bulls have got to find more answers offensively, though. This is too much of a burden for Butler and Wade to carry all season.

NBA 

Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockets extend their winning streak to a season-high six games with a 109-87 win over Dallas. Houston made 19 three-pointers, second highest total this season. James Harden had 16 assists, one shy of his career high. He also was one rebound shy of a triple-double. He had 18 points.

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At 19 years, 337 days, Lamar Jackson is the youngest Heisman Trophy winner. He's the 4th sophomore to win the award, the first from the ACC.

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Keith Law ESPN Senior Writer 

Espinosa's an upgrade for the Angels at 2b but a $5 million albatross for the Nats. Washington gets two fringe relief prospects plus the salary relief, and Trea Turner assumes his rightful place as their everyday shortstop.

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