Todd Pletcher has had 52 starters in the Kentucky Derby since he first saddled one up in 2000.He’s won twice (Super Saver 2010, Always Dreaming 2017) and was third last year with one of his four starters, Audible.Yet, this might be the year he sneaks up on his competition.He’ll have two in the field this year, but I believe his better option will be the lightly raced Spinoff.He was last seen finishing second in the Louisiana Derby to a 22-1 long shot By My Standards.Spinoff had a very wide trip in Louisiana, surged to the lead in early stretch and was outfinished by By My Standards late while five clear of the rest of the field.
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The books will likely budge slightly on their stance that the Warriors must be so heavily favored to win the West (-400) and the NBA Finals (-200), so there should be more value in backing them going forward.The first three days of NBA postseason action featured the largest comeback ever, four outright upsets in 10 games, a 51-point quarter from the 76ers and the unlikely emergence of Orlando’s D.J.Augustin and Portland’s Enes Kanter as playoff standouts.Portland took advantage of OKC’s worst 3-point shooting game of the season (5-for-33) to survive nearly blowing a 19-point lead.I’ve got the Spurs eliminating the Nuggets as my lone upset pick and was encouraged that they managed to pull out a victory despite being LaMarcus Aldridge and DeMar DeRozan being held to 12-for-36 shooting (33 percent).The Nuggets shot 6-for-28 from 3-point range, which included starters missing 19 of 22.
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He just didn’t think about it.The vice president of race and sports for Station Casinos who rose to prominence in the 1990s as sports book manager of the Las Vegas Hilton’s SuperBook, will be honored April 25 in New York as a member of the Sports Betting Hall of Fame’s 2019 Class.“I’m very proud of my company, my team and my industry.”Manteris, who has been in the industry since 1978, has worked at some of the biggest casinos in Las Vegas, including Caesars Palace and the Hilton.And when they come to one of the Station’s 19 properties, they find themselves sitting in comfortable sports books with state-of-the-art humongous TV screens that can be adjusted to either show one event or several.The TV sets at the seats in both race and sports are easy to operate and offer a clear picture.
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It can’t be just a coincidence, but Mark Stone and Paul Stastny, both newcomers to the Vegas Golden Knights, each scored five points in the Knights’ 6-3 win in Game 3 of their first-round series with San Jose.Stone produced the franchise’s first postseason hat trick, while Stastny, who never did meld with winger Vladimir Tarasenko in St. Louis, seems to fit like a glove with wingers in Stone and Max Pacioretty, another acquisition this season.However, after Ryan Reaves distinguished himself in a Game 3 fight with Evander “Candy” Kane, putting down one of the league’s least popular players — that plan may not work either.Sharks coach Peter DeBoer might possess a law degree, but except for 2016 — and one very, very lucky New Jersey team that reached the ‘12 Stanley Cup Final, he’s never even won a division title in 11 NHL campaigns.More and more, you to be able to skate and be tough to win.When  CBC and Flames Radio both stated, the Avalanche were clearly the predominant club in winning two games — well, I just love the honesty of Canadian broadcasters, who can’t fool their audience.
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Right now, there is no team streaking like the Houston Astros.A season ago, Houston won more games on the road than it did at home (57-24 away, 46-35 home).What I have a concern about is that this season the Astros are a perfect 6-0 at Minute Maid Park, but are scoring just 3.10 runs per game and are only 5-5 as a visitor.Preseason favorites Boston and New York are both sporting sub-.500 records.The Red Sox are not hitting the ball with as much authority as in recent years, but it has been their pitching that has absolutely crushed the team.Their injury list rivals that of the New England Patriots (LOL), with seven significant position players and four pitchers (two starters, two relievers) all shelved with injuries.
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Magic Johnson, one of the greatest Lakers of all time, decided being a Lakers’ executive isn’t as much fun as hanging out at Dodger Stadium.Luke Walton, the head coach who was on borrowed time the moment King James arrived from Cleveland last summer, needed all of three seconds to land a new gig after the Lakers cut him loose.He’s now the coach at Sacramento, which has a lot of talented young players but hasn’t learned how to win.Yeah, Rob Plinka is the general manager.23 will decide who coaches the team and how they’ll play going forward.He’ll likely tap his old Cleveland buddy Ty Lue to coach the team.
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Read Last Week’s Article: Mississippi Stud Poker has unique historyI’ve always considered Mississippi Stud to be a revved up version of Let It Ride.A mandatory wager needs to be made sometimes in order to protect the money already wagered.You don’t want to throw good money after bad, but sometimes you have to make another wager in order to see how the hand unfolds.The bottom line is to play at a $5 MS Stud table, you better have a bigger bankroll than you would bring to a $5 Let It Ride table.The final wager which is after the player has seen four of his five cards is a little bit more complex.
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Several weeks ago, in a special column published in the Los Angeles Times, Maria Shriver (Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement) predicted a future Alzheimer’s epidemic unless we can learn how to prevent this brain-killer that eventually leads to death.Today, 5.8 million Americans already have Alzheimer’s and that number is expected to more than double in the next 30 years.Recently, I attended a presentation at the Freda Mohr Multipurpose Senior Center in West Los Angeles about keeping our brains healthy as we age.She strongly recommends eating healthy foods — vegetables, berries and red grapes, and nuts (in limited amounts).• Physical activity — even 30 minutes of walking, several days a week — stimulates blood flow to your body and brain, helping to keep your memory sharp.Go outdoors for a brisk walk during your breaks from the game.
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New Irish research has shown that it could soon be possible to drastically change the size and shape of future wearable devices using a new material.Last February, the Science Foundation Ireland centre for Advanced Materials and Bioengineering Research (AMBER) based at Trinity College Dublin unveiled a newcomer in the materials science space.The ink-based nanomaterial dubbed MXene was described as being a boon to the electric vehicle industry by significantly boosting their average range.Now, in a paper published to Nature Communications, lead investigator of the project Prof Valeria Nicolosi and her team revealed how the nanomaterial could also herald a revolution in the wearables space.Recent figures released by the International Data Corporation showed that the market for wearables continues to remain strong, but is also growing.Globally, the market grew by 31.4pc in Q4 2018 with as many as 172.2m devices shipped over the entirety of last year.
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The industry’s leading casino games provider High 5 Games have announced that starting April 11th, 2019 they entered a partnership with LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group, and so managed to secure a global content distribution deal.So if you did not get the time yet to test any of the H5G slots, which we seriously doubt, now would be the time to go over to LeoVegas Casino and see firsthand what you can expect from these games.What the Contract EntailsHigh 5 Games are based in New York and they continue to strive and to expand further into regulated markets and this is only one example of that.According to this agreement H5G will get the opportunity to deliver over 80 of their slot games to the Stockholm-listed operator.The way this is supposed to be done is through market-leading remote game server High 5 VAULT, and it will include a lot of popular titles such as:Secrets of the Forest slot
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Penn National cites casino expansion in neighboring Arkansas as the reason behind its decision to close one of its three Tunica propertiesCasino operator Penn National Gaming announced Tuesday that it has decided to close Resorts Casino Tunica, one of its three properties in Tunica County, Mississippi.Penn National bought Resorts Casino Tunica – along with Bally’s Casino Tunica, now operating as 1st Jackpot, in March 2017 for $44 million.The property is located adjacent to the soon-to-be-closed Resorts Casino.Penn National’s move will mark the third casino closure in the region since 2014, leaving just six operational casinos.Tunica County quickly became a booming casino market following the legalization of gambling in Mississippi in 1992.
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Red Rake Gaming delivers on expansion strategy with entry into the regulated online gambling market of PortugalDeveloper and supplier of games for the online casino industry Red Rake Gaming has secured entry into another European regulated market.In a press release on its official website, the company said Tuesday that it has landed a partnership with Bet Entertainment Technologies Ltd. to supply its content to its Bet.pt operation.The partnership enables Red Rake Gaming to enter the Portuguese online gambling market.The announcement about the supplier venturing into Portugal comes shortly after it revealed that its online slot games have gone live in the United Kingdom with TradaCasino.Red Rake Gaming said that through its partnership with Bet.pt, it will roll out its top performing games, including The Asp of Cleopatra, Maya, and Mystic Mirror, to Portuguese players.
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Rangers are closing in on the signing of forward Greg Stewart, who is on loan to Aberdeen from Birmingham City, and are eyeing deals for Hearts centre-half John Souttar and Motherwell winger Jake Hastie.Rangers, who recently pulled out of talks to sign Motherwell winger Jake Hastie because they felt he was dragging his heels, are to resume talks with the 20-year-old who is also is also interesting Atlanta United, Derby County, Hull City, Middlesbrough, Millwall and Portsmouth.Derby County are unable to complete the signing of Aberdeen midfielder Graeme Shinnie on a pre-contract basis because the English Championship side's accounts are being probed by the English Football League and are operating under a "soft transfer embargo".Celtic have formed a partnership with Korona Kielce, who are sitting mid-table in the Polish Ekstraklasa, that could lead to top young talent moving to the Scottish champions.Celtic are poised to escape Scottish FA punishment for the sectarian chants their fans directed at Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes at Hampden Park on Sunday.Scotland's leading clubs have been told by former Scottish FA president George Peat that they must accept responsibility for cracking down on crowd disorder and sectarian chanting at matches and not the governing body.
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On Tuesday, the Run It Up Reno VIII hosted its $235 Black Chip Bounty event, which saw all 236 runners have a $100 bounty on their head.The one-day tournament took 10 hours to play down to a winner, and it was Oregon’s Donnie McCormick coming out on top to capture a $5,060 first place prize, plus an additional $1,900 in bounties.It was the cherry on top of a great RIU Reno series thus far for McCormick, who the night before finished sixth for $1,430 in the $235 Pro Bounty.He also finished 22nd for $1,080 in the Mini Main Event and 12th in the $125 Super Sonic for $310.Prior to the win, McCormick had $17,656 in lifetime earnings, including a career-best $9,634 for winning a Rio Daily Deepstack back in 2017.In one hand he held king-three and got lucky to spike a king and crack Brian Stafford’s pocket tens.
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David Benefield on Twitter: "These don’t really push the limits of the format, but Tilt Brush is amazing, Space Pirate Trainer is a lot of fun, and I had a blast with Superhot VR.I played a little of EVE Valkyrie (until the pesky motion sickness) and was blown away.
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Gavin Griffin on Twitter: "Correct me if I'm wrong, but didn't she primary a 10 time representative and chair of the house democratic congress?Could a glass of water win that election?She's missing the whole point and I'm not sure why she's going after AOC, or perhaps the person she beat is why… https://t.co/M1xi2k5ecg"
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At the start of the season, bookmakers had @LCFC at an incredible 5,000-1 to win the Premier League – greater than the odds on KKardashian the next US president.Greece 150/1 win Euros 2004
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