| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:46 AM
Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course will host 149 days of racing in 2015, up three dates from 2014, with a new August slate at Laurel representing the most significant change.
The calendar is highlighted by the 140th Preakness Stakes on May 16.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:23 PM
Johansson continues roll for Washington in win over Columbus
It should come as no surprise that left wing Alex Ovechkin leads the Washington Capitals with eight goals. But after left wing Marcus Johansson finished last season with eight goals in 80...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 11:51 PM
Laurel's Fall Festival of Racing is Saturday
Ten sprinters, including local star Ben's Cat, have been entered in Saturday's 23rd running of the $350,000, 6-furlong Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park. Introduced in 1990, the De Francis Dash...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 11:06 PM
Dash is part of Laurel's $981,000 Fall Festival of Racing
Julian Pimentel will ride 5-2 favorite Dads Caps instead of Ben's Cat on Saturday in the $350,000 De Francis Dash, part of Laurel Park's nine-race $981,000 Fall Festival of Racing. Ben's Cat...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:47 PM
Men's college basketball
Pittsburgh has suspended junior forward Durand Johnson (Lake Clifton) for the entire season for undisclosed reasons, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Johnson averaged 8.8 points and three rebounds per game last season...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 12:08 AM
Zee Bros, dismissed at odds of 29-1, proved to be the swiftest of all in the $350,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash, the marquee race in Saturday's Fall Festival of Racing at Laurel Park, which featured six stakes.
D. Wayne Lukas trains the 4-year-...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 11:01 PM
Forest Boyce, who has won nearly 350 races in Maryland during the past five years, will move her tack to Fair Grounds for the winter after receiving a call from recently retired rider Rosie Napravnik, who sat atop the jockey standings at the New Orleans...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Laurin Mincy gladly accepted the responsibility of giving the ninth-ranked Maryland women's basketball team a much-needed kick-start Saturday at the Smith Center in Washington. The redshirt senior sparkled in the second half, and her performance allowed...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Tom Chuckas is resigning as president of the Maryland Jockey Club after six years in which he helped rebrand the Preakness Stakes as an entertainment event and built more stable relationships between the state’s tracks and its horsemen.
| Nov 29, 2014
Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams practiced fully for the second consecutive day Friday as he continues to nurse a sprained right medial collateral ligament, which sidelined him for Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. Williams is...
| Oct 30, 2014
Apprentice jockey Lauralea Glaser, 20, made her riding debut in Wednesday's second race at Laurel Park, rallying from last aboard Breezy Girl to earn her first lifetime win. "It doesn't get better than this," said Glaser, a 20-year-old...