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James Pennington

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James Pennington is a sports journalist based in Lexington, Ky. He studied at the University of Kentucky journalism school, left, then covered the Wildcats for CatsPause.com from 2010 to 2012. If you want to make James' day, send him a tweet about Elvis Costello at twitter.com/pennington_jl.

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How to follow NBC's Kentucky Derby coverage

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NBC has a day full of coverage from Churchill Downs across its networks, beginning at noon ET.

How to stream the Kentucky Oaks

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Friday's Kentucky Oaks has become a big part of Kentucky Derby weekend, and NBC will have plenty of coverage streamed live from Churchill Downs.

Kentucky Derby odds adjusted following scratch

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Hoppertunity scratched from Saturday's Kentucky Derby, and the Run for the Roses now has a new second choice.

How to watch the Kentucky Oaks

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Watch Friday's Kentucky Oaks to kick off Derby weekend.

Get to know the Kentucky Derby contenders

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California Chrome will come up a lot until Saturday's Run for the Roses, but he isn't the only notable horse in the 20-horse field.

Untapable heavily favored in Kentucky Oaks

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Untapable was the easy pick for Friday's Kentucky Oaks, but her fate in the post-position draw complicated matters.

California Chrome leads field for Kentucky Derby

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Saturday's Run for the Roses has a heavy favorite now that the field has been set.

Kentucky Derby post position draw on TV

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The ever-important draw of position for the 20 horses in Saturday's Run for the Roses airs Wednesday.

Ranking Myles Turner's possible destinations

Myles Turner, the No. 2 prospect in the Class of 2014 commits April 30. Which school would be the best were the 7-footer to go there?

Tennessee offers job to Donnie Tyndall, per report

Southern Miss coach Donnie Tyndall is expected to accept an offer to become Tennessee's next coach, a report said Monday.

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