1. Kentucky Derby 2014: Latest Odds and Predictions for Triple Crown Favorites

    There has not been a Triple Crown in horse racing since Affirmed achieved the feat in 1978, and the chances of seeing one in 2014 took a major hit Thursday when Hoppertunity scratched from the Kentucky Derby field...

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  2. NHL Playoffs 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Info for Friday's Action

    All hockey fans were treated to in the first round of the 2014 NHL playoffs were multiple Game 7s, thrilling overtime finishes and a historic comeback from the Los Angeles Kings against the San Jose Sharks...

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  3. Maidana vs. Mayweather: What Twitter Universe Is Saying Before Big-Time Bout

    Boxing ’s most famous name will put his undefeated record to the test Saturday in Las Vegas against Marcos Maidana . Floyd Mayweather sports a 45-0 career record with 26 knockouts, while Maidana checks in at 35-3...

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  4. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Info for Friday's Action

    If Game 7s are the most exciting things in sports, then Friday’s NBA playoff action will go a long way toward determining how much excitement basketball fans will be treated to in the coming days...

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  5. Clippers vs. Warriors: Game 6 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    The combination of do-or-die desperation and a rocking home crowd can be a powerful one in the NBA playoffs, as the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers found out Thursday in the Warriors' 100-99 victory in Game 6...

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  6. NHL Playoff Schedule 2014: Start Time and Predictions for Thursday's Action

    Hockey fans don’t have a lot of time to recover from a thrilling Wednesday night of Game 7s because the defending Eastern Conference champion Boston Bruins kick off second-round ...

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  7. Duke Basketball: Breaking Down Blue Devils' Frontcourt Without Myles Turner

    As soon as Myles Turner uttered the words “Hook ‘em” during his press conference on Wednesday announcing that he would attend Texas next season, Duke’s dream of landing a borderline unfair recruiting class ended...

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  8. Kentucky Derby Contenders 2014: Odds, Jockey and Pedigree Info for Top Favorites

    Whichever horse wins the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby will get all the glory Saturday, but don’t forget about the jockeys. After all, somebody has to ride the champion to victory...

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  9. Kentucky Derby 2014 Horses: Full Lineup, Favorites and Sleepers in 140th Race

    Audiences across the entire country pause for two minutes every year to watch a group of the world’s best athletes race in one of the most thrilling events in all of sports...

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  10. Blazers vs. Rockets: Game 5 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    The Houston Rockets flipped the script on the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 5 of their NBA playoffs series...

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  11. Lakers News: Mike D'Antoni Resignation Will Aid Los Angeles' Rebuilding Effort

    If the Los Angeles Lakers are going to return to the NBA playoffs in the 2014-15 season, they will do so with a new coach on the sidelines...

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  12. Kentucky Derby 2014: Post Positions, Odds and Sleepers at Churchill Downs

    Now that the official post positions and corresponding odds were announced Wednesday for the 2014 Kentucky Derby , the real speculation can begin. Will favorite California Chrome take advantage of the No...

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  13. 2014 Kentucky Derby: Post Positions, Odds and Race Schedule for Churchill Downs

    The 140th running of the prestigious Kentucky Derby is Saturday, but before fans get to watch the most exciting two minutes in sports, the post positions for the horses had to be determined...

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  14. Duke Basketball: What to Expect from Each Returning Blue Devil in 2014-15

    It is easy to get caught up focusing on a recruiting class during the college basketball offseason, especially when it is as loaded as the one Duke is bringing to campus next year...

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  15. Kentucky Derby Picks 2014: Vegas Odds and Predictions Heading in to Post Draw

    It takes a truly special event for sports fans across the United States to forget about the NBA playoffs, NHL playoffs and the Floyd Mayweather fight that same night for two minutes, but the Kentucky Derby is about as special as sporting events come...

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  16. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Info for Wednesday's Action

    Buckle up. The 2014 NBA playoffs feature a trio of critical Game 5s on Wednesday. The series between the No. 1 seed San Antonio Spurs and the No. 8 seed Dallas Mavericks is tied at two games apiece...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 2,299 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Playoffs 2014: Predictions for Western Conference Teams in Wednesday's Games

    There is a legitimate chance that every single Western Conference series in the first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs will go the full seven games...

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  18. Warriors vs. Clippers: Game 5 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NBA Playoffs

    There wasn't one defining moment that shaped the outcome that fans could point to during Game 5 of the series between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors...

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  19. Matt Cain Injury: Updates on Giants Pitcher's Finger and Return

    Updates from Saturday, May 10 The Giants official Twitter feed reports good news on Cain's status: Updates from Friday, May 9 ESPN...

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  20. DeJuan Blair Suspended 1 Game for Kicking Tiago Splitter

    Kicking is for soccer, not basketball, and Dallas Mavericks forward DeJuan Blair found that out the hard way in the wake of his team's 93-89 Game 4 loss to the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  21. Jeremy Lin's Rockets Career on the Line in Game 5 vs. Blazers

    The Houston Rockets ’ 2013-14 season will be on the line when they take the court Wednesday night in Game 5 against the Portland Trail Blazers , but there will be even more at stake for point guard Jeremy Lin ...

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  22. Kentucky Derby Odds 2014: Picks and Predictions Based on Recent Betting Lines

    There will only be one horse to cross the finish line first at Saturday’s Kentucky Derby, but there will still be thousands of winners...

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  23. NBA Playoffs 2014: Updated Bracket and TV Schedule for Tuesday's Action

    There is a trio of critical Game 5s on tap Tuesday in the NBA playoffs, as two Western Conference home teams try to take control with a 3-2 series lead and an Eastern Conference ...

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  24. Ohio State Basketball: Breaking Down Buckeyes' Options in Frontcourt

    It was painfully obvious to anyone who followed the Ohio State basketball team in the 2013-14 season the days of Greg Oden, Jared Sullinger and even Kosta Koufos down low were in the rearview mirror...

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  25. Kentucky Derby Picks 2014: Predictions for Projected Lineup at Churchill Downs

    Bust out your mint juleps and fancy hats because the 2014 Kentucky Derby is sure to bring the white-knuckled finish that Churchill Downs routinely does...

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