Rudy Gobert questioned some of his Jazz teammates' level of competitiveness, saying the team needs to "make winning plays before thinking about how many points we're going to score."
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Loyola Marymount junior Cory Abbott struck out 13 of 27 batters in tossing the first perfect game in school history Saturday in a 2-0 win over BYU.
In a video statement on Friday, Cris "Cyborg" Justino publicly challenged current UFC 145-pound featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie to a five-round title fight on July 29 in Anaheim.
Lawrence Murray ESPN.com
Clippers clinched a playoff spot for the 6th consecutive season with a win over Jazz today - they made playoffs 7 times in first 41 seasons in franchise history. They have also beaten Utah 18 out of last 20 meetings, including 3 out of 4 times this season.
Jamal Crawford scored 28 points off the bench, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 108-95 on Saturday to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth straight year.
Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer
Clippers 108, Jazz 95 (final). The Clippers close to within a half game in the fight for the West's 4 seed. Jazz's bigger concern: Gordon Hayward's knee injury that caused the All-Star to exit the game midway through the fourth quarter.
Andrew Han ESPN Writer
Since DeAndre Jordan picked up his fourth foul with 4:41 left in the third quarter, the Jazz squashed the Clippers' 11-point lead. Rudy Gobert with 7 points and an offensive rebound over that period.
Lawrence Murray ESPN.com
Clippers are up 49-41 at half vs. Jazz. Their lead was as large as 16 points, but Blake Griffin (1/6 FGs) and Chris Paul (0/4 FGs) really struggled in 2nd quarter
LaVar Ball, who stayed in California to tend to his ailing wife instead of going to Memphis for the Sweet 16, told ESPN he feels "good" about Steve Alford remaining the coach at UCLA.
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If the LA Clippers beat the Utah Jazz or the Portland Trail Blazers lose on Saturday, the Clippers will clinch a Western Conference playoff spot. (Kim Klement/USA TODAY Sports)
Jayon Brown would have a chance to see action in a variety of roles if he were to be selected sometime during Day 2 or Day 3 of the draft.
Since he reached the majors in late 2012, no one has come close to saving as many runs as Andrelton Simmons, who's projected to be among the league leaders again in 2017.
Lonzo Ball confirmed Friday he's NBA-bound, but it was De'Aaron Fox who stole the show in front of Magic Johnson and put Kentucky into the Elite Eight.
Hall of Fame center Shaquille O'Neal had his statue revealed at Staples Center, marking the latest point of reconciliation from his contentious days with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Freddie talks with Jeff Goodman who covered: UNC's win over Butler and Kentucky's win over UCLA. Also, Steve Alford saying he will stay at UCLA and Lonzo Ball to the NBA.