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These moves could force the Lakers into a record luxury tax bill

The defending champs have a near-perfect blend of superstars and role players. Keeping it all together will cost them.

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CARDINALS LAND J.J. WATT

Dan Orlovsky and Louis Riddick discuss the impact Watt will have on Cardinals

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J.J. Watt?! Cardinals signing draws social media reaction

Blake Shelton among those on social media who reacted to Watt's move from the Texans to the Cardinals.

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Predictions for all 31 college basketball conference tournaments

ESPN.com's college basketball experts pick a winner for all 31 conference tournaments.

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Power Rankings: Michigan jumps Baylor for No. 2 spot

Kansas' win over Baylor not only means the Jayhawks move up, but also lifts Michigan to the No. 2 spot.

GOODBYE SEATTLE?

Dan Orlovsky would consider firing Pete Carroll to keep Russell Wilson

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Russ to Dallas? Why Stephen A. says yes

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NBA Power Rankings: Luka snaps Brooklyn's streak; Miami stays hot

Who are the league's best as we approach the All-Star break? See where all 30 teams stand now.

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