Athletes react to Boston Marathon explosions

Still image taken from video courtesy of NBC shows an explosion at the Boston Marathon on Monday,...

Still image taken from video courtesy of NBC shows an explosion at the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2013. (REUTERS/NBC/Handout)

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, Last Updated: 5:15 PM ET

In what was supposed to be a festive day in Beantown, two explosions rang out during the Boston Marathon that left several people dead and dozens injured.

The sports world reacted to the devastating news, praying for the people affected by the blasts.


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