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What We Learned From American Pharoah's Preakness Win

What We Learned From American Pharoah's Preakness Win

That was easy, wasn't it? Two weeks after struggling but winning the Kentucky Derby, American Pharoah ignored... Read »

May 18, 2015
Rockets Blast Past Clippers in Game 7

Rockets Blast Past Clippers in Game 7

The Houston Rockets are heading to the Western Conference finals for the first time in 18 years after overcoming... Read »

May 18, 2015
Extreme Athlete Dies BASE Jumping in Yosemite Park

Extreme Athlete Dies BASE Jumping in Yosemite Park

Extreme athlete Dean Potter, renowned for his daring and sometimes rogue climbs and BASE jumps, was one of two men... Read »

May 18, 2015
Ducks Beat Blackhawks 4-1

Ducks Beat Blackhawks 4-1

The Anaheim Ducks defended home ice and knocked off the Chicago Blackhawks by a score of 4-1 on Sunday afternoon in... Read »

May 17, 2015
Djokovic Beats Federer for Rome Title

Djokovic Beats Federer for Rome Title

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic bolstered his clay-court credentials a week ahead of Roland Garros with a convincing 6-4... Read »

May 17, 2015
Blackhawks vs. Ducks: Three Key Hawks Players

Blackhawks vs. Ducks: Three Key Hawks Players

The Chicago Blackhawks will look for big contributions from their stars, but these three players could hold the key... Read »

May 17, 2015
Blackhawks vs. Ducks: Four Keys to Victory

Blackhawks vs. Ducks: Four Keys to Victory

The Chicago Blackhawks need four more wins to reach the Stanley Cup Final, and we have four keys to victory for them... Read »

May 17, 2015
Kyle Busch Finishes 6th in NASCAR Return

Kyle Busch Finishes 6th in NASCAR Return

Kyle Busch finished sixth Saturday night in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race in his first event since breaking his... Read »

May 17, 2015
Hamlin Wins NASCAR All-Star Race

Hamlin Wins NASCAR All-Star Race

Denny Hamlin gave Joe Gibbs Racing its first victory in NASCAR's Sprint All-Star race by using clean air to hold off... Read »

May 16, 2015
Preakness Could Move to Sunday in 2016: Officials

Preakness Could Move to Sunday in 2016: Officials

There could come a time in the next few years when the Preakness is held on a Sunday at Laurel Park. Read »

May 16, 2015
Five Matchups to Watch: Hawks vs. Ducks

Five Matchups to Watch: Hawks vs. Ducks

The Chicago Blackhawks and Anaheim Ducks will finally hit the ice on Sunday afternoon, and we have five matchups for... Read »

May 16, 2015
Federer, Djokovic Rivalry Continues in Italian Open Final

Federer, Djokovic Rivalry Continues in Italian Open Final

Roger Federer will renew his rivalry with Novak Djokovic in the Italian Open final on Sunday, giving the 17-time... Read »

May 16, 2015
Derby Champ American Pharoah Wins Preakness in Driving Rain

Derby Champ American Pharoah Wins Preakness in Driving Rain

American Pharoah won the Preakness by seven lengths in driving rain Saturday, keeping alive his Triple Crown bid. Read »

May 16, 2015
Rangers Take Game 1 Against Lightning

Rangers Take Game 1 Against Lightning

Dominic Moore scored with 2:25 to play and the New York Rangers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 Saturday in... Read »

May 16, 2015
American Pharoah Favored to Win Preakness

American Pharoah Favored to Win Preakness

American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby, yet didn't look unbeatable, as he had in his previous races. Read »

May 16, 2015
Cubs Win in 12th When Pirates Outfielder Trips on Easy Fly

Cubs Win in 12th When Pirates Outfielder Trips on Easy Fly

Pittsburgh right fielder Gregory Polanco tripped and fell while trying to catch an easy fly, and the ball dropped... Read »

May 15, 2015
What to Know About the French Open

What to Know About the French Open

The second of four annual Grand Slam tournaments in tennis -- the most prestigious individual competitions in the... Read »

May 21, 2015
Who Will Make the Stanley Cup Final?

Who Will Make the Stanley Cup Final?

With only four teams left and a 10-2 record of picking postseason series on the line, Madhouse Enforcer has our... Read »

May 15, 2015
Racing in Their Bones: Behind Top Jockeys' Dynasties

Racing in Their Bones: Behind Top Jockeys' Dynasties

Javier Castellano would never have been a jockey if his father had had his way. Abel Castellano rode horses for... Read »

May 15, 2015
Griner, Johnson Suspended for 7 Games

Griner, Johnson Suspended for 7 Games

Phoenix Mercury standout player Brittney Griner and fellow WNBA player Glory Johnson have been suspended after their... Read »

May 15, 2015

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