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Category: SPORTS

BYE, BYE LOVE

By Marc Lawrence, Playbooksports.com — The Falcons, Bears, Packers, Colts, Saints, and Commanders all received a Week 14 Bye this season. Last year was the

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LEFTY’S GAMBLING JONES

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Phil Mickelson’s gambling habit is well-documented. Here’s another story to add to the pile, courtesy of former CBS announcer Gary

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HOLDING A PAIR OF NINES

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com –And who said home ice advantage was extinct? The Hurricanes advance to the next round of the NHL playoffs by winning

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NUMBERS TO BET BUY

By Marc Lawrence, Playbooksports.com — Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander is 9-1 his last 10 team-starts in May, including 5-0 away. He owns a 1.55

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GAME SEVENS ON TAP

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Saturday’s NHL slate is about as good as it gets for hockey fans: Three Game 7s, back-to-back-to-back. Bruins at Hurricanes

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STAT OF THE DAY

By Marc Lawrence, Playbooksports.com — Per ESPN Stats & Info: When the Memphis Grizzlies won by 39 points without Ja Morant playing, it tied for

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CLEAN DERBY AND OAKS

By John Pricci, May 12. 2022— Can you imagine what would had been the fallout if…? My condo maintenance man said only yesterday, “I’ve watched

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DERBY AUDIENCE: 16 MILLION

Edited NBC Sports Release — NBC Sports’ presentation of the 148th Kentucky Derby, a thriller won by 80-1 longshot Rich Strike, averaged a Total Audience

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EPICENTER IN PREAKNESS

Edited Pimlico Release – The 147th Preakness Stakes (G1) will feature a Kentucky Derby (G1) rematch between upset victor Rich Strike and favored Epicenter, who appeared home free

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MONEY MONEY MONEY

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Rich Strike entered Saturday’s Kentucky Derby with one win in seven career races and was claimed last year for just

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OLD HILLTOP IS UP NEXT

PIMLICO PRESS STAFF RELEASE – Rich Strike, winner of Saturday’s Kentucky Derby (G1) at 80-1 odds, will run in the147th Preakness (G1) at historic Pimlico Race Course

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A BREWING STORM

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Milwaukee RH Brandon Woodruff is 11-2 in his career team-starts during May, including 6-0 at home. Meanwhile, Cincinnati’s Vladimir Guitierrez

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CAUTIONARY CUP TALE

By Marc Lawrence, Playbooksports.com — In the first 34 years the NHL has handed out the President’s Trophy to the team with the best regular-season

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EYE ON THE PRIZE

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Max Scherzer’s eyeballs dilate when he sees a Philadelphia uniform as he’s gone 21-4 in his last 25 overall team-starts.

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