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42mBen Fawkes

Cubs have best odds to win World Series

The Chicago Cubs have the highest projected regular-season win total at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook and also have the best odds to win the World Series at 7-2.

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Olympian Flanagan drops out of Boston Marathon

Four-time Olympian Shalane Flanagan says the Boston Marathon is her favorite race and she's "extremely sad" she has to drop out with a back injury.

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Nets' BPI projections good news for Celts

With an NBA-worst 9-47 record, Brooklyn is getting the highest odds to secure a top-three pick in this year's draft from BPI. The Celtics, who can swap for the pick, will gladly take that.

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As team-building activity, Red Sox will watch "Patriots Day" together tomorrow in movie theatre. Dustin Pedroia, incredibly, is only player left from roster on day of Boston Marathon bombing in 2013.

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6hZach Lowe

Will Boston sit tight again?

Fans are growing impatient as Boston sits on its treasure trove. The Celtics have zeroed in on Jimmy Butler and Paul George, but will they make a move by Thursday's 3 p.m. trade deadline?

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Do Celtics have a shot at the title?

Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle thinks Boston can make it to the Finals, but how about winning it all? BPI doesn't seem to think the Celts have a chance just yet.

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Stephen A. cautions Celtics against Butler trade (1:27)

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

After saga involving Drew Pomeranz's medical info last year, MLB & players discussed "more checks and balances and accountability and transparency" in CBA bargaining sessions, according to union chief Tony Clark, who called situation "unfortunate."

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

MLBPA chief Tony Clark on suggestion that baseball needs to be "fixed" with dramatic rules changes: "I think the game is pretty sexy the way it is."

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Breaking in a new mitt is apparently a big deal when you're a Gold Glove winner, as Mookie Betts found out this morning.

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Do the Celtics need their own 'Big 3'? (2:13)
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QB Jimmy Garoppolo & WR DeSean Jackson

Patriots QB Jimmy Garoppolo discusses potential trade rumors and if he'd rather stay in New England until Brady retires or go somewhere else to be the starter. Plus, Redskins free agent WR DeSean Jackson on what he's looking for in a team and if he'd welcome a return to Philly.