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Harry King: Horse, golfer at top

Jun 30, 2015 8:22am

Halfway through 2015, two winning streaks trump all other successes.

Both are historic and additional chapters are possible.

We’re talking about a 3-year-old near the end of his career...

Harry King: Game by game picks

Updated: Jun 23, 2015 11:10am

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Harry King: Twist to match play

Apr 22, 2015 3:42pm

Created to avoid the PGA Tour’s version of “one-and-done,” there is a twist to the WGC-Cadillac Match Play championship next week.

As always, the field is limited to 64, but Rory McIlroy,...

Harry King: SEC QBs vs. Allen

Apr 21, 2015 7:53am

Indifferent about a guy being kept aloft by water propulsion, the PGA Tour sideshow was abandoned in time to see Alabama quarterback Jacob Coker throw high and wide.

On the next snap, Coker...

Harry King: Unusual Derby prep results

Apr 13, 2015 4:23pm

On the racetrack and at the betting windows, American Pharoah’s dominance of the Arkansas Derby is a perfect pinnacle to the most true-to-form series of Kentucky Derby prep races in memory.

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Harry King: Arkansas Derby field set

Apr 08, 2015 4:41pm

Behind American Pharoah in the Arkansas Derby, completing the perfect trifecta would be a combination of The Truth or Else, Mr. Z, and Far Right.

Such a 1-2-3 finish would enhance the winner...

Harry King: Losing into NBA playoffs

Apr 07, 2015 8:53am

A few days before the end of college basketball and the beginning of major league baseball, ESPN spent some time hyping the competition for a spot in the NBA playoffs.

Something about eighth...

Harry King: Explanations by number

Mar 31, 2015 4:42pm

One of the numbers that explains Wisconsin’s presence in the Final Four comes from a man revered by basketball junkies while the other is inexplicable.

Offensive efficiency — points scored...

Harry King: Do they stay or do they go?

Mar 24, 2015 6:46am

Simmering on the back burner for weeks, the future of Bobby Portis and Michael Qualls is now a rolling boil.

North Carolina 87, Arkansas 78 turned up the heat. As long as the Razorbacks were...

Harry King: This five seed wins

Mar 17, 2015 1:09pm

Filling out an NCAA Tournament bracket, a trendy, history-based tactic is to select some 12 seeds over some fives.

This year, avoid that approach in the West Region. No way will Wofford be...

Harry King: SEC teams teetering

Mar 10, 2015 8:18am

At the craps table, there are five ways to make six. In Nashville, only one combination is a certain six for the SEC — Texas A&M, Ole Miss, LSU and Georgia advancing in the conference...

Harry King: Kentucky best by far

Mar 05, 2015 5:14pm

Regarding Kentucky vs. Arkansas, the plea is guilty to violating a self-imposed ban on reading too much into a single 40-minute contest.

The immediate reaction to 84-67 was that the Wildcats...