PFT: Jets rookie quarterback Geno Smith said the draft process taught him an important lesson on taking criticism.
PHT: Colin Greening scored 7:39 into the second overtime, lifting the Senators to a win in Game 3 and trimming the Penguins' series lead to 2-1.
PBT: Spurs guard Tony Parker repeatedly sliced through the Grizzlies' defense, creating 20 points and nine assists in an easy Game 1 win for San Antonio.
In this week's '<b><font color=white>What We Learned</font></b>,' our writers weigh in on Graeme McDowell's Volvo World Match Play win and other developments.
HBT: Carlos Ruiz was lifted from Sunday afternoon’s game against the Reds after straining his right hamstring while running the bases in the bottom of the second inning.
Racing after seven years of retirement, Gary Stevens rode Oxbow to a win in the Preakness, justifying his return
PST: Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham all won on a wild final day of Premier League action, meaning Spurs are stuck in Europa League and the Blues and Gunners claim Champions League spots.
Dario Franchitti recaps his three previous wins at the Indianapolis 500 and talks about what he has to do in order to win this fourth.
CFT: Syracuse confirmed that former quarterbacks Donovan McNabb and Don McPherson will have their respective jerseys raised to the Carrier Dome roof this year.
OlyTalk: FILA, wrestling’s governing body, is spending the weekend in Moscow and is considering major changes to the sport’s scoring format.
Rafa Nadal made short work of his great rival Roger Federer to win the Italian Open, while Serena Williams took down Victoria Azarenka in the women's final.
· Is an amateur poker player who was born in Bixby, OK and now lives in Loomis, CA
· Was the owner, CEO, and Chairman of Whitmire Distribution, a wholesale pharmaceutical company before retiring about 15 years ago
· Played in the 2004 WSOP Main Event, and made it through the first day but was so short-stacked he didn’t return for Day 2 but went home instead
· Established the M&M Whitmire Family Foundation 13 years ago which supports local charities in the Sacramento area involved in children’s issues and senior citizens’ issues
· Once celebrated his birthday at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, where his family and friends also invited Phil Hellmuth to attend his party. Hellmuth did, and the two played a special heads-up match, which Hellmuth lost.
NHPC record: 0-1
NHPC total winnings: $0
2011: Eliminated in Round 1 by Jonathan Duhamel
PAD record: No appearances
|Saturday, May 18||1 - 4:30 p.m.||NHL Playoffs: Teams TBD||TBD||TDB|
|4:30 - 6:30 p.m.||Preakness Stakes||Baltimore, Md.||Bob Costas, Tom Hammond, Gary Stevens, Randy Moss, Kenny Rice, Bob Neumeier, Mike Battaglia, Donna Brothers, Michelle Beadle, Laffit Pincay III, Larry Collmus|
|Sunday, May 19||1 - 3 p.m.||Agmen Tour of California||California||Phil Liggett, Paul Sherwen, Bob Roll, Steve Porino|
|3 - 6 p.m.||NHL Playoffs: Teams TBD||TDB||TDB|
Note: All times ET