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Vegas likes the CP3 trade

The Warriors are still a big favorite to win their third NBA title in four seasons next spring, but the Rockets' chances took a significant jump in the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook after Wednesday's trade with the Clippers.

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Porcello's struggles continue in loss to Twins (1:00)

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Twins 4, Red Sox 1: Rick Porcello's nightmare season continues. Porcello gave up two more first-inning runs, allowed another homer and lost for the 10th time in 14 decisions. The Red Sox offense fell flat against Twins lefty Adalberto Mejia and three relievers, mustering only seven hits. Max Kepler hit a two-run homer for the Twins, who remained a half-game off the pace in the AL Central.

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Kepler's dinger gets out in a hurry (0:17)
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Source: Hayward to start meetings with Heat

The Heat will get the first crack at luring Gordon Hayward away in free agency on Saturday, a source told ESPN. Hayward also plans to meet with the Celtics and the Jazz, sources said.

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H. Ramirez stunned to learn he's bad vs. LHPs

"You're kidding me," Ramirez said. "It took you long enough to tell me that. I didn't know that, for real. So OK, after this conversation, let's see what's going to happen now. I'll say it: Bring it, OK? I didn't know. I swear."

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Upon being told he's 5-for-35 (.143) with eight strikeouts vs. lefties, Hanley Ramirez said, "You're kidding me. I didn't know that for real. So, OK, after this conversation, let's see what's going to happen now. I'll say it: Bring it, OK? I didn't know, I swear. Interesting."

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Isaiah Thomas remains a relentless social media recruiter. On Wednesday, Thomas left a humorous Instagram comment about Blake Griffin in the aftermath of the Chris Paul trade to Houston. Then both Thomas and his wife, Kayla, liked a "dream team" photoshop that featured Thomas next to Gordon Hayward and Paul George.

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Free agents each Eastern team should sign

With the expansion and entry drafts in the rearview mirror, the NHL turns to free agency. Here's a rundown of every Eastern Conference team's big need -- along with a free agent who can fill that need.

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Tuesday's longest home runs

For the second time in three days, Troy Tulowitzki cracks the list after not homering in his first 19 games this month. Christian Vazquez's 409-footer was his first home run this year.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics rookies show off their new jerseys.