Three Things You Need to Know on May 2nd

May 3, 2019

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The Kentucky Derby is set for tomorrow at Churchill Downs in Louisville.  Horse trainer Bob Baffert has three horses in the race, and they all have good odds.  The favorite is Game Winner at five-to-one, followed by Roadster and Improbable at six-to-one.  The long shots are Gray Magician and Master Fencer, which are both 50-to-one. 

New Jersey's Department of Health is warning that a person confirmed to have the measles recently arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport.  The traveler arriving from Israel on April 16th was in Terminal C that day.  Anybody who was there at the time or on the infected person's flight may have been exposed to measles. 

The Colorado Avalanche have evened their NHL playoff series with the San Jose Sharks after a game four win in Denver.  The Avalanche beat the Sharks 3-0 last night at the Pepsi Center.  Erik Johnson, Nathan MacKinnon and Colin Wilson scored goals for the Avs while goalie Philipp Grubauer shut down the Sharks.  Game five of the series will be played tomorrow night in San Jose.