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Kyrie irritated over KD video: 'Makes league not fun' (2:05)
T-Mac 'taken aback' by Kyrie's interactions with KD (1:18)
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Kyrie: Made call to LeBron 'to move forward'

Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving told ESPN's Rachel Nichols that his call to apologize to former Cavaliers teammate LeBron James, now with the Lakers, was needed "just to move forward in my life."

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

New pitch alert: Red Sox starter Eduardo Rodriguez is working on a new slider. He threw one last year, but Alex Cora called it more of a slider/cutter. This would be more of a conventional slider and Cora was very enthusiastic on Tuesday about what's he seen from Rodriguez. Many in Red Sox believed he's ready for his best season.

Jalen: Kyrie 'has to find his own show' in free agency (1:25)
Kyrie: 'Media has broken up locker rooms' (1:25)
Kyrie: Apologizing to LeBron was a 'step forward' in my life (0:55)
Kyrie: 'It's been a trying year for us' (0:50)
Rosenhaus: Gronk thinking through his future (0:36)

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Agent Drew Rosenhaus was a guest on ESPN's NFL Live on Tuesday and was asked about the career plans of his client, Rob Gronkowski. "I checked in with Gronk a couple of days ago. I talked with the Patriots about it," Rosenhaus told host Wendi Nix. "I don't want to put any pressure on him and give him a time-frame. But I imagine it will be some time in the next couple of weeks."

Kellerman: Patriots the reason Giants re-signed OBJ (1:27)

BBTN: Trout's Future, Bochy, Labor Talks

Buster talks to David Schoenfield about Mike Trout's future, the legendary career of Bruce Bochy, labor talks and more (6:01). Plus, Sarah Langs' Numbers Game (26:52), Marc Topkin with some Inside Heat on the Rays (33:01) and Karl Ravech chats with Alex Cora and Mookie Betts (35:44).

McAvoy's one-timer wins it for Boston (0:21)