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Barkley: If LeBron beats Warriors, I might put him at Kobe's level (2:01)
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On this date: Shawn Green's historic four-homer day (1:26)

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After a huge game against the Mets on Sunday, Mike Trout was pitched to carefully by the Rays on Monday. Though Trout went hitless, his walk total continued to rise.

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Predators close out Ducks, headed to Cup Final (2:59)
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11hCraig Custance

Keys to the offseason: Ducks

The Ducks will be one of the most fascinating teams to watch this offseason. Here are the moves GM Bob Murray should prioritize.

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Sissons' goal sends Predators to 1st Cup Final (0:24)
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Ritchie gets game misconduct for hit on Arvidsson (0:27)
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Angels score go-ahead run on wild pitch (0:24)
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11hTal Pinchevsky

Sissons, Rinne dazzle as Predators advance

A surprising hat trick by Colton Sissons and an all-world performance by goalie Pekka Rinne pushed the Predators to their first Stanley Cup finals appearance with a big 6-3 win over the Ducks.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Rams waived OL Kwayde Miller (San Diego State), and DB Dravious Wright (NC State) left the team. They signed DTs Omarius Bryant (Western Kentucky) and AJ Jefferson (Mississippi State).

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Rams RB Todd Gurley, on what he has seen from Jared Goff: "He's always one of the first people in here; he's definitely always the last person out. He's just been doing a great job, just learning every day, getting better, in there with the coaches, attention to detail."

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Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Jared Goff, on the difference in offenses from last year to this year: "It's way different. It's a way different offense -- personally, from my brief experience with it. I've had a quicker time learning it, easier time learning it. I don't know whether that's scheme or the way it's taught or whatnot, but I've enjoyed spending time with the coaches and picking it up pretty quickly."

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13hMatt Bowen

Let's break down Josh Rosen's tape

The UCLA quarterback has done a lot of things well in his first 19 college starts. What does he need to show NFL scouts in his junior season?

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Source with knowledge of Aaron Donald talks: Rams' cap space in 2017 "isn't an impediment." Lots of ways around it, through signing and roster bonuses, restructured contracts, etc. And team has a significant amount of cap space in 2018.

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Rams coach Sean McVay, on Jared Goff: "I think he's done a nice job just getting better every single day." ...

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Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Among thee top five contracts for defensive players, the only one that got done before the fourth year was the one for J.J. Watt, who signed a six-year deal worth about $100M with $52M guaranteed with the Texans. But that was in 2014. It's hard to find a comp so early in a player's career. Donald wants to be the game's highest-paid defensive player, and deserves to be. But what's the incentive for the Rams, who have him relatively cheap for the next two years?