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  • On The Fly: Some Good Games Friday Night

    On The Fly: Some Good Games Friday Night
    It all depends on what your taste is, but Friday offers two rivalry games in our backyard. On the college side, there is No. 11 Quinnipiac hosting No. 13 Yale in men's hockey at High Point Solutions Arena at 7 p.m. On the high school side, there is Weaver...
  • Lehigh Valley dogs debut at Westminster dog show

    Lehigh Valley dogs debut at Westminster dog show
    A week after Beck took home Album of the Year honors at the Grammy Awards and two weeks after the New England Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl, a pack of pre-eminent pooches will look for prestige in another event. The 139th...
  • Merry Meadow wins third straight stakes in Hurricane Bertie

    HALLANDALE — Merry Meadow, going for three stakes triumphs in a row, figured to be tough to beat in Saturday's Grade 3 Hurricane Bertie Stakes at Gulfstream. Theoretically her task should have become easier when two of her six rivals scratched. But...
  • Honor Code goes last to first to win Gulfstream Handicap

     Honor Code goes last to first to win Gulfstream Handicap
    Shug McGaughey honed Honor Code all winter toward his 2015 debut in the $300,000 Gulfstream Park Handicap. A stride or two out of the gate in the one-mile Grade 2 McGaughey said he felt like leaving for home. Honor Code, breaking from the rail, stumbled...
  • Shared Belief heads field for Santa Anita Handicap

    Shared Belief heads field for Santa Anita Handicap
    All eyes will be on Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith and Shared Belief on Saturday when they team up for what could be a historic day in the $1-million Santa Anita Handicap. Never before in the 78-year history of the track has a jockey won the prestigious...
  • El Kabeir Cruises To Win In Gotham Stakes

    NEW YORK — El Kabeir is taking the New York route to the Kentucky Derby. Stuck in traffic early on, El Kabeir unleashed a powerful run coming off the far turn and cruised to a 2 3/4-length win in the $400,000 Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack...
  • Edmund Blinn House supporters to meet

    On Sunday, March 8, the Blinn House Foundation, the Pasadena-based nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of the historic Edmund Blinn House, will host a special reception at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse in Pasadena for financial supporters...
  • On The Fly: Note To NFL: Please Rule On Deflategate

    On The Fly: Note To NFL: Please Rule On Deflategate
    OK, we are not going to talk about deflated footballs here. That's just silly. Yes, it's a rule. Yes, Coach Hoodie has cheated in the past. Yes, yes, yes. The NFL needs to issue a ruling — suspend somebody, fine them, do something, please —...
  • Gulfstream opens its road to the Derby

    The Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream Park on Saturday offers a $400,000 purse. The Hutcheson Stakes is worth $150,000. Bluegrass Singer, winner of the Mucho Macho Man three weeks ago, is entered in both stakes for newly turned 3-year-olds and would be a top...
  • Bianchi: Stanley Cup has been in war zones and strip clubs, celebrated with, urinated in

    Bianchi: Stanley Cup has been in war zones and strip clubs, celebrated with, urinated in
    The Keeper of the Cup would not budge. Despite the begging, he would not waver. Despite the pleading, he stood steadfast. Despite blatant bribery, he would not allow me to complete a bucket-list item for sports fans around the globe. I showed...
  • Tony Verna, TV director who introduced instant replay, dies at 81

     Tony Verna, TV director who introduced instant replay, dies at 81
    It was the fourth quarter. Navy was beating Army, 21-7, on a grim early December day in Philadelphia. "You're going to do what?" announcer Lindsey Nelson asked between commercials of the college football game. What CBS director Tony Verna wanted to do...