The odds remain against a deal materializing in conjunction with Thursday night's NBA draft, but the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors continue to discuss a Kevin Love trade, according to sources close to the process.
Rafael Nadal was one point away from falling behind by two sets before rallying Thursday to beat Lukas Rosol, the Czech player who knocked him out at Wimbledon in the same round and on the same court two years ago.
Oakland A's outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, last year's Home Run Derby winner, told the San Francisco Chronicle on Wednesday that he is planning to defend his title in this year's derby on July 14 at Target Field in Minneapolis.
The Los Angeles Kings have re-signed Marian Gaborik to a new seven-year deal, the team announced Wednesday. The deal carries an average annual value of $4.9 million a source told ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun.
The San Francisco Giants fan left severely disabled by a beating in the Dodger Stadium parking lot is in a Los Angeles courtroom as testimony is wrapping up in the trial of a negligence lawsuit against the team and former owner Frank McCourt.