Kevin Durant expects to be fully cleared by August
Kevin Durant said his rehab is entering "Phase 3," with him on the floor taking jump shots but not running and cutting yet. He said he expects to be fully cleared in August.
LeBron James, Cavaliers not talking yet, according to sources
The Cleveland Cavaliers are busy on several fronts as they attempt to solidify their roster. But for the moment that does not include talks with free agent LeBron James, sources told ESPN.com.
Aldridge, Monroe teach Lakers valuable lesson
After losing out for LaMarcus Aldridge and Greg Monroe, the Lakers have learned it has nothing to do with presentation.
Cardinals edge Padres 2-1 to stop 4-game slide
Jhonny Peralta broke an eighth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the San Diego Padres 2-1 Saturday to stop their longest losing streak of the season at four games.
Matt Stonie beats Joey Chestnut to win Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island.
Lakers looking to add Roy Hibbert in trade with Pacers
The Los Angeles Lakers ?are engaged in trade talks with the Indiana Pacers to acquire former All-Star center Roy Hibbert, according to league sources.
Stephen Strasburg exits early with tightness in side
Washington Nationals' pitcher Stephen Strasburg left Saturday's game against the San Francisco Giants in the fourth inning after experiencing tightness in his left side.
Strasburg injured in Nats' 9-3 win over SF
Bryce Harper homered, Tyler Moore drove in four runs and the Washington Nationals defeated the San Francisco Giants 9-3 on Saturday despite Stephen Strasburg exiting in the fourth inning with an
Buchholz tosses complete game, Red Sox beat Astros 6-1
Clay Buchholz pitched a six-hitter to win his fourth straight start, coming within one out of a shutout as the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a tough loss with a 6-1 victory over the Houston Astro
Yankees beat Rays 3-2 on 9th-inning error by Boxberger
A ninth-inning throwing error by pitcher Brad Boxberger gave the New York Yankees their second straight walk-off win against the Tampa Bay Rays, 3-2 on Saturday.
Bay Area cities celebrate the 4th of July
San Jose is gearing up for its fireworks show at Discovery Meadow tonight, while Danville hosted its annual Kiwanis Parade.
Roger Federer eases into 4th round at Wimbledon despite dropping set
Seven-time champion Roger Federer had no trouble moving into the fourth round at Wimbledon despite losing a set, defeating Sam Groth of Australia 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-2 at the All England Club.