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Get Ready For Some Football: 3 Key Things About Today's 'Manchester Derby'

Manchester City and Manchester United face off today in a matchup that fans around the world will be watching. The outcome could basically determine which team wins the English Premier League.

NBA Playoffs: First Round Is Action Packed

Teams in the NBA playoff have begun their quest to be the champion. The headline story of the weekend: Chicago superstar Derrick Rose is out with a torn knee ligament.

Single-Handedly Pitching 'An Improbable Life'

Guest host David Greene talks to former Yankee Jim Abbott about his new memoir, Imperfect: An Improbable Life, which chronicles his success as a Major League pitcher — despite only having one hand.

In Hockey Playoffs, A Question Of Fairness

Guest host David Greene talks with NPR sports correspondent Mike Pesca about his sports idea for the week, plus a little something out of left field.

The Woes Of Washington Baseball Fans

After decades of woe for Washington baseball fans, they finally have something to cheer about. The Washington Nationals are tied for first in the National League. Host Scott Simon talks to Washington Post sports columnist Tom Boswell about the recent highs and numerous lows of baseball in the nation's capital.

Sports: NBA Playoffs About To Begin

Host Scott Simon talks about the latest news in sports with NPR's Tom Goldman.