| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:29 PM
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...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:58 PM
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.
| Feb 14, 2015
| 4:44 PM
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.
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:31 PM
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...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:15 PM
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...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:04 PM
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...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:47 PM
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...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:05 PM
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 —...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 11:39 AM
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...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:03 PM
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.
| Jan 18, 2015
| 8:02 PM
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...