Wire-to-wire for Nyquist as No. 1 Derby contender

FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2015, file photo, Nyquist (13), with Mario Gutierrez up, wins the Breeders' Cup Juvenile horse race at Keeneland in Lexington, Ky. Unlike Pharoah-phever a year ago, Nyquist-mania hasnt yet struck in the days leading to the Kentucky Derby. It might by next Saturday night if the undefeated colt ends up in the winners circle at Churchill Downs. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

Unlike Pharoah-phever a year ago, Nyquist-mania hasn’t yet struck in the days leading to the Kentucky Derby. It might by next Saturday night if the undefeated colt ends up in the winner’s circle at Churchill Downs.

Spurs rout Thunder 124-92 in Game 1

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, left, is pressured by San Antonio Spurs forward David West, right, during the first half in Game 1 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series, Saturday, April 30, 2016, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Oklahoma City Thunder — in a hurry.

Yankees struggle in 8-0 loss to Red Sox

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz, right, celebrates his solo home run with teammate Hanley Ramirez during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Boston, Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer

BOSTON (AP) — The New York Yankees have had all kind of trouble scoring runs in the opening month of the season.

Stuard takes one-shot lead at wet Zurich Classic

Storm clouds loom as grounds crew groom the 18th hole before the start of the third round of the PGA Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., Saturday, April 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

AVONDALE, La. (AP) — Brian Stuard completed his second straight bogey-free round to take a one-shot lead in the waterlogged Zurich Classic.

McLeod cruises to win 110 hurdles at Drake Relays

Omar McLeod reacts to fans after winning the men's special 110-meter hurdles at the Drake Relays athletics meet, Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Omar McLeod started his outdoor season as dominant as he was in indoor competition, cruising past a talented field for yet another easy victory.

Richards-Ross takes “victory lap” at Penn Relays

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sanya Richards-Ross called her final race at the Penn Relays her “victory lap.” Anchoring the U.S. women’s 1600 relay, the three-time Olympian and three-time gold medalist had a huge lead going into her leg, making her trot around Franklin Field in front of nearly 45,000 spectators giving her a standing ovation all the more special.

Broncos address biggest needs so far in NFL draft

Former NFL player Steve Atwater announces that the Denver Broncos selects Georgia Techs Adam Gotsis as the 63rd pick in the second round of the 2016 NFL football draft, Friday, April 29, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos used their top two picks in the NFL draft to plug holes created by the high-profile departures of Brock Osweiler and Malik Jackson in the opening moments of free agency.


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