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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Knicks GM Scott Perry says Carmelo can set a good example for the young players when he's here.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Steve Mills says the plan is for Carmelo to be here on Monday for Media Day.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

The Dodgers avoided an embarrassing four-game sweep in Philly with a 5-4 win, cutting their magic number to one. The Diamondbacks are off tonight, so the Dodgers can clinch the NL West on Friday with a win at home against the Giants or a Diamondbacks loss to Miami. Other magic numbers: Yankees: 3 (to clinch wild card) Diamondbacks: 4 (to clinch wild card) Red Sox: 8 (to clinch AL East) Cubs: 8 (to clinch NL Central)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets DL Leonard Williams (wrist) was downgraded to "limited" with what he's calling a bone bruise. It's a preseason injury that was initially called a sprain. Williams said he's having "ups and downs with it. It's been bothering me at times." He has been experiencing post-game swelling. This sounds like something he'll have to play through this season.

Forte's thoughts on Mortons comments for three-man backfield (0:23)

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Fantasy owners, take note: Jets offensive coordinator John Morton said he'd like to continue with a three-man backfield -- Matt Forte, Bilal Powell and rookie Elijah McGuire, who made his debut last week. Forte shares his thoughts on the switch.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Explaining why they re-signed PR/WR Kalif Raymond to the practice squad after his costly muff on Sunday, Jets coach Todd Bowles said they wanted to keep working with him because he's "got some tools to develop." He was referring to Raymond's receiving ability, not just punt returning. Bowles ruled out the possibility of signing Raymond to the roster and using him on Sunday. They have a "handful" of candidates to return punts and kickoffs, per special teams coach Brant Boyer. Jeremy Kerley and Elijah McGuire are thought to be among the candidates.

Giants' offensive struggles not a surprise (1:05)
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Judge inches closer to rookie HR record

After homering in Wednesday's win over the Twins, Aaron Judge is now four home runs shy of tying Mark McGwire's all-time rookie record for a season with 10 games left to play.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets WR Robby Anderson (knee) practiced on a limited basis. As expected, DE Mo Wilkerson (shoulder) and RG Brian Winters (abdomen) didn't practice. DE Leo Williams still is experiencing soreness from a preseason wrist injury and was limited in practice.

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Future Power Rankings: Knicks inching upward

The Knicks could have cap space in the summer of 2019, and they have all their own first-round picks. So assuming they can repair their relationship with Kristaps Porzingis, there appears to be hope.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Early look-in at practice: DE Mo Wilkerson (shoulder), WR Robby Anderson (knee) and RG Brian Winters (abdomen) are sitting out for the second day in a row. Anderson, wearing a brace, did some running off to the side.

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1927 Yankees diary

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