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Matt Kenseth ends 51-race drought with win at rainy Bristol

Driver Matt Kenseth celebrates in victory lane after winning  a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — After four rain delays and 11 extra laps, Matt Kenseth finally drove to victory lane.

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Injury keeps Weber from traveling to Chicago with Predators

Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber leaves the ice after being injured during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks Friday, April 17, 2015, in Nashville, Tenn. Weber did not return to the game. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Defenseman Shea Weber won’t travel with the Nashville Predators for Games 3 and 4 in Chicago in their Western Conference quarterfinal series against the Blackhawks.

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Grizzlies ready for postseason and Trail Blazers

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) high-fives teammates Zach Randolph (50) and Vince Carter (15) after scoring in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

The Memphis Grizzlies, who spent much of the season as the Western Conference’s No. 2 seed, enter the postseason in the fifth spot after a post-All-Star finish that has some wondering exactly where they are heading into playoffs.

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Kenseth content in car and not contemplating retirement

Driver Matt Kenseth signs an autograph for a fan during practice for a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday, April 18, 2015, in Bristol, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Matt Kenseth is just a year younger than Jeff Gordon, who has already said he’ll retire at the end of this season.

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