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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 2016 that landed him a Heisman.

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Celtics plane lands safely after bomb threat hoax

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

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LeBron sends his 7,000th assist to Thompson for the slam (0:24)
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Grayson Allen nearly destroys the rim with monstrous dunk (1:28)
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Army storms the field after beating Navy (0:53)
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3dSharon 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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11mMike 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 on Saturday he did so only after a drunken Smith retrieved a gun from his SUV following an April car crash.

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1dBrett Okamoto

UFC 206 Cheat Sheet: Holloway-Pettis

Their featherweight bout at UFC 206 might have been hastily installed as the main event, but Max Holloway and Anthony Pettis both view the fight as a path to bigger and better things in 2017.

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Joshua knocks out Molina with a huge punch. (0:40)
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Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rockets have made at least 10 three-pointers in a NBA record 23 consecutive games. In the 22 previous games, Rockets were shooting 37.6 percent from three averaging 14.1 threes a game. Tonight against Dallas, Houston has made 15 three-pointers.

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The Warriors have trailed by as many as 30 points. Only two NBA teams have come back from a 30-point deficit over the last 20 seasons: The Kings overcame a 35-point deficit against the Bulls in December 2009, and the Lakers overcame a 30-point deficit against the Mavericks in December 2002.

Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Dwyane Wade scored 11 points in the third quarter and has 22 on the night. He carried the Bulls offensively in stretches and looks pumped up to play against his former teammates. As usual, Wade and Butler doing the heavy lifting for Bulls.

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Calvin Watkins ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston leads Dallas, 86-69, after three quarters. Rockets have made 14 three-pointers. Trevor Ariza and Eric Gordon have combined for nine 3s.

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Brett Okamoto ESPN Staff Writer 

UFC light heavyweight Misha Cirkunov (13-2) earns his eighth consecutive victory at UFC 206 in Toronto. Cirkunov knocked Nikita Krylov down with a left hand and finished him via guillotine choke. One of the top prospects at 205 pounds, Cirkunov said he wants to fight someone like former champion Shogun Rua next.

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Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Louisville coach Bobby Petrino and quarterback Lamar Jackson pose with the Heisman Trophy after Jackson became the first player in school history to win the award.

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Memphis' David Fizdale is a strong frontrunner for December coach of the month honors. Minus two max players, the Grizzlies are 5-0 and up big on Golden State.

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The Warriors trail by 23 points. The last time the Warriors trailed by at least 20 points at halftime was Dec. 3, 2013, at the Rockets (61-37, 24 points). Golden State has led an opponent by at least 20 points at the half 32 times since then.

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Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

ESPN sources say control over licensing and player likenesses has emerged as a significant issue in the latter stages of NBA labor talks.

NBA 

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

Washington quarterback Jake Browning finished in sixth place in the Heisman Trophy voting. He received three first-place votes.

NCAAF 

Doug McIntyre ESPN Staff Writer 

Scoreless at halftime at MLS Cup in frigid Toronto. TFC had the better of the early chances, including a Jozy Alitdore shot that whistled just past the post in the second minute, but the Seattle Sounders worked their way into the game as the half wore on.

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Deshaun Watson finished second in the Heisman voting. He's the first finalist to improve his total the following year since Andrew Luck in 2011. The gap between Watson at No. 2 and Baker Mayfield at No.3 was the largest in 70 years.

NCAAF 

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Lamar Jackson looked like an old pro en route to the Heisman this year, but he's actually the youngest winner in the trophy's history, five days younger than 2013 winner Jameis Winston.

NCAAF 

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Lamar Jackson became the third FBS player with 30 pass TD & 30 rush TD in a season, and tonight he followed in the footsteps of the previous two -- Cam Newton and Tim Tebow -- by winning the Heisman Trophy.

NCAAF 

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Bobby Petrino brought Lamar Jackson to ACC media days this year to get him used to media attention. Jackson said he loved his freshman year but was terrified to do interviews. Now he's giving a speech on the Heisman stage.

NCAAF 

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Lamar Jackson becomes the first Heisman winner in Louisville history. Gets a big hug and short speech from Johnny Manziel on the stage. "This is crazy for me right now," Jackson said. "I'm shaking right now having to give a speech."

NCAAF 

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Michigan was 12-of-16 on 3-pointers in the first half, and UCLA (10-of-14) was almost as good.

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Nick Friedell ESPN Staff Writer 

Jimmy Butler opened the game with 11 points in 10 minutes. Aside from Thursday's matchup with Kawhi Leonard, Butler continues to open games with an edge. He wants to impose his offense on teams early.

NBA 

Andres Ferrari ESPN Editor 

After his TKO victory over Eric Molina on Saturday, heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua is scheduled to defend his belt against Wladimir Klitschko on April 29 at Wembley Stadium in England. Klitschko could reach a number of milestones in that fight. With a win, Klitschko would become the second fighter to win a share of the heavyweight title at 40 years or older. A win would also move him up to 26 title fights victories, tied with Joe Louis and Floyd Mayweather for third all-time.

Boxing 

Eamonn Brennan ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan and UCLA are a combined 19-of-26 from 3 in the first 17 minutes at Pauley Pavilion. (Bonus analysis: That is very good.)

NCAAM 

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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LeBron throws the hammer down
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The Hornets leave LeBron James open, so he takes advantage of it by throwing down a monster slam in the second quarter.

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Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors are getting smacked so far by the Grizzlies 27-11. Steve Kerr just got a tech, screaming about the call that got KD his 2nd foul

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Orlando's Serge Ibaka celebrates blocking Denver's Kenneth Faried by gesturing with two thumbs down.

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ESPN Stats and Information  

If Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson wins the Heisman Trophy, he will be the youngest winner in the history of the trophy. Jackson is 19 years, 337 days old today, five days younger than Jameis Winston of Florida State was at the time of his win in 2013.

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