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Drew Snider (left), shown against Duke last season, scored three goals during Maryland's 10-9 win over Lehigh in the NCAA tournament Sunday. (Associated Press)

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What at first was thought to be a minor injury has turned into a prolonged absence for Michael Morse, who hit 31 home runs and had 95 RBI in 2011. (Associated Press)

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Michael Morse hit 31 home runs with 95 RBI while batting .303 for the Nationals last season. He's missed the entire 2012 season with a torn right lat muscle, however. (Associated Press)

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Boston's Kevin Garnett (5) shoots against Philadelphia's Elton Brand during Game 3. Garnett finished with 27 points and 13 rebounds in the Celtics' 107-91 win.

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Jockey Mario Gutierrez , left, owner J. Paul Reddam , middle, and trainer Doug O'Neill hold the trophy after I'll Have Another won the 138th Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs on Saturday, May 5, 2012, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

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Trainer Doug O'Neill has been a man in demand since arriving in Baltimore shortly after winning the Kentucky Derby. His horse, I'lll Have Another, figures to wage a battle with favorite Bodemeister at Pimlico on Saturday. A win would position I'll Have Another to be the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. (Associated Press)

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associated press Ilya Kovalchuk (17) celebrated after opening the scoring in New Jersey's 3-2 win over the New York Rangers in Game 2 on Wednesday night. It was a bounce-back for the Devils, who were shut out in Game 1.

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Chelsea's Didier Drogba celebrates after scoring during a 2-1 win over Liverpool in the English FA Cup Final on May 5. (Associated Press)

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Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett speaks at his victory party in Milwaukee on Tuesday, May 8, 2012, after winning the Wisconsin Democratic gubernatorial nomination. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

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Chris Boland was a first-year player on the Johns Hopkins team that won the NCAA championship in 2007. He would love to conclude his collegiate career by helping coach Dave Pietramala capture another title. (Johns Hopkins University)

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I'll Have Another trainer Doug O'Neill will try to make it two for two in the Triple Crown races with a victory in the Preakness Stakes on Saturday. I'll Have Another won the Kentucky Derby on May 5, 2012. (Associated Press)

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Bucknell University guard G.W. Boone dribbles down the court during practice at Verizon Center, in Washington. D.C. will be the host of the East Regional of the NCAA men's tournament in 2013, the NCAA announced Wednesday. (Drew Angerer/The Washington Times)

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Chris LaPierre (left), a two-time All-ACC selection, was named third team All-America last season. (AP Photo/Gail Burton)

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Washington Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos is helped after he was injured during game against the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday, May 12, 2012 in Cincinnati. Ramos ended up tearing his ACL in his right knee attempting to field a passed ball. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

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Chien-Ming Wang is allowed to remain on a rehab stint until May 27, at which time he likely will be worked into the Nationals' rotation. (Associated Press)

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LeBron James scored 28 points and Dwyane Wade had 24 on Tuesday night, but the rest of their Heat teammates combined for just 23 in a 78-75 loss to Indiana. (Associated Press)

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Bodemeister, under jockey Mike Smith, led the field around the first turn in the Kentucky Derby. The colt was overtaken in the final 100 yards by I'll Have Another. (Associated Press)

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World history is filled with authoritarian rulers who have pretended to excel athletically, including Russia President Vladimir Putin on the hockey rink.

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Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche acknowledges the crowd between the seventh and eighth innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in Washington. LaRoche recorded his 1,000th career hit during the seventh inning on a double to deep right, scoring Jesus Flores, Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)

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Washington Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche acknowledges the crowd between the seventh and eighth innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, in Washington. LaRoche recorded his 1,000th career hit during the seventh inning on a double to deep right, scoring Jesus Flores, Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman. (AP Photo/Haraz N. Ghanbari)