1. Liverpool vs Chelsea: FA Cup Win Is Huge Step for Roberto Di Matteo

    Chelsea have won the FA Cup four times in the past six seasons, but their win over rivals Liverpool Saturday may have been the most impressive...

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  2. Floyd Mayweather: Why Win over Miguel Cotto Would Do Nothing for His Legacy

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. has never lost a fight in his professional boxing career. The 35-year-old American is 42-0 with 26 knockouts on his brilliant resume...

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  3. NBA Playoffs 2012: Most Intriguing Storylines in Sunday's Games

    We're at the point in the 2012 NBA playoffs where we separate the pretenders and the contenders. Following a full slate of games on Saturday, Sunday features the higher-profile ...

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  4. Kentucky Derby 2012 Live Stream: Online Viewing Info and More

    The 138th running of the Kentucky Derby is just about here. NBC will have the live telecast, but if you can't get near a television, there are a number of other ways to keep up with this year's "Run for the Roses...

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  5. Mayweather vs Cotto: Floyd Speaks Truth Telling Cotto He's No Easy Task

    Trash talking is a big part of selling a boxing match and Floyd Mayweather does it about as well as anyone in the sport today. So when we hear Floyd firing off about something or other, we typically have to take his words with a grain of salt...

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  6. Kentucky Derby Post Positions 2012: Why Post Position Is an Overrated Myth

    We've made an incredibly big deal of post positions over the last few days, but now that race day is finally here, we can start talking about everything else...

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  7. Kentucky Derby Odds 2012: Which Horses Are Better Bets in the Rain?

    Rain, rain go away, leave us alone on Derby Day. Thunderstorms hit Churchill Downs last night, and there is potential for more scattered storms to hit the area today. Barring any crazy lightning in the area, the race will go on...

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  8. FA Cup Final 2012: Chelsea Win Should Land Roberto Di Matteo Full-Time Gig

    Roberto Di Matteo rescued Chelsea from a potentially disastrous season. The Andre Villas-Boas project can only be described as an epic failure and, in turn, Di Matteo's short run has been nothing short of a success...

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  9. Joakim Noah Injury: Updates on Bulls Star's Ankle Injury

    As if the Chicago Bulls ' postseason couldn't get any worse, the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed fears it may now be without Joakim Noah . Update: Thursday, May 10 at 6:56 p...

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  10. Kentucky Derby 2012 Start Time: Your Complete Guide to Beginning of Classic Race

    Derby Day is finally here and soon enough the 20 horses in the 138th "Run for the Roses" will be approaching the starting gate...

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  11. Kentucky Derby Odds: Top Horses to Take a Chance on

    Hey, it's race day and everyone is looking for a little extra bang for their buck. The favorites don't have very favorable prices, but they've been the favorites all the way through and bettors weren't put off by the post positions they drew either...

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  12. Kentucky Derby 2012 Post Positions: Good Draw Makes Gemologist Runaway Favorite

    Gemologist isn't the odds-on favorite to win the 2012 Kentucky Derby , but the undefeated colt is going to win this race...

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  13. Kentucky Derby 2012: Why Hansen Will Be This Year's Shackleford

    Shackleford didn't win the Kentucky Derby last year, but he finished a surprising fourth before going on to win the Preakness Stakes a few weeks later...

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  14. Kentucky Derby 2012 Post Positions: Bold Predictions Based on Positioning

    Post positions aren't necessarily a guarantee of success or a death knell in the Kentucky Derby, but they can give horses an advantage or disadvantage...

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  15. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Lottery Stars with Most Upside

    We all know Anthony Davis' ceiling is through the roof. The Kentucky freshman is a budding superstar with an incredible blend of size and athleticism...

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  16. Minnesota Vikings Stadium Push in Danger as Legislature Kills Funding Bill

    The Minnesota Vikings have been working toward a new stadium for quite some time, but they've hit roadblocks at nearly every turn. It quickly got worse on Friday when Democratic Gov...

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  17. Liverpool vs. Chelsea: Injuries Force Reds and Blues to Dig Deep in FA Cup Final

    Both Chelsea and Liverpool enter the 2012 FA Cup final with hopes of attaining two trophies this season despite disappointing league play...

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  18. Kentucky Derby Predictions 2012: Top Horses That Will Falter at Churchill Downs

    Undefeated three-year-old colt Gemologist isn't the odds-on favorite to win the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby, but he has the best chance for success...

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  19. Kentucky Derby Odds 2012: Betting Guide to Favorites and Dark Horses

    The 138th running of the Kentucky Derby offers one of the most wide open fields in recent memory. Four horses, according to Sportsbook.com, currently have single-digit odds, but that will change by race day...

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  20. Kentucky Derby 2012 Horses: Most Intriguing Contenders in the Field

    The 138th running of the Kentucky Derby has arguably the most wide open field we've seen in a long time. Bodemeister and Union Rags are the odds-on favorites, according to Sportsbook...

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  21. Rafael Soriano: Mariano Rivera's Injury Gives Expensive Pitcher Chance To Shine

    The New York Yankees signed Rafael Soriano to a three-year, $35 million deal after he turned in a 45-save, 1.73 ERA and 0.80 WHIP-season in 2010 with the Tampa Bay Rays . At the time it was a "if we can't beat him, sign him" type deal for New York...

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  22. Saints Bounty Scandal: NFLPA Wisely Files Grievance Against Roger Goodell

    When Roger Goodell handed down punishment to the players involved in the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal, we knew the NFLPA was going to respond...

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  23. NBA Playoffs 2012: Embarrassing NY Knicks Must Make Big Changes for Next Season

    It's been painful watching the New York Knicks play the Miami Heat . Last night's 87-70, Game 3 loss was almost worse than Game 1's blowout, and it highlighted some of the major ...

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  24. Mayweather vs. Cotto Odds: Insane Line Makes Overrated Fight Not Worth Betting

    Do you think Floyd "Money" Mayweather is going to defeat Miguel Cotto this weekend at the MGM Grand? Are you so confident that you're willing to bet on it? Good luck, because ...

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  25. Kentucky Derby 2012 Entries: Underrated Horses with Chances of Success

    The post positions for the 2012 Kentucky Derby have put several horses at an advantage and several horses at a disadvantage. In a talented, 20-horse field this was expected to happen...

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