The Horses

Sheridan: If a Filly Wins the Kentucky Derby, Remember When the Blinders Came Off Stillwater Cove

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Fillies don’t win the Kentucky Derby much. It has happened only four times, and none since Winning Colors did it in 1981. But if history is turned on its head in 2019, y’all should remember the afternoon that Wesley Ward took the blinders off Stillwater Cove at the Spa. Ward does not run a lot of horses …

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2018 Belmont Stakes Odds: Justify is an odds-on favorite to win the Triple Crown

2018 Belmont Stakes Odds: Justify is an odds-on favorite to win the Triple Crown

Justify is looking to make history next Saturday at the 150th Belmont Stakes. This horse won the Kentucky Derby in impressive fashion a few weeks ago and followed that up with a narrow victory at the Preakness Stakes two weeks later. Now, he is aiming to become the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown and just the second to …

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2018 Preakness Stakes Odds: Justify, Good Magic, Quip, Sporting Chance

2018 Preakness Stakes Odds: Justify, Good Magic, Quip, Sporting Chance

Justify is a heavy favorite to win the second leg of the Triple Crown. The lightly raced horse blitzed the field at the Kentucky Derby and now tops the 2018 Preakness Stakes Odds. Following his impressive performance, only one of the other contenders at the Kentucky Derby decided to enter this field. Good Magic and six others will try to …

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Christie v. NCAA Betting Props

Sports bettors across the United States are eagerly anticipating the ruling of Christie v. NCAA sometime in the next few months. The result of the ruling will determine whether or not states other than Nevada can allow fully legal sports betting in all of its forms. This case will be combined with New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen v. NCAA, a case that has attracted considerably less attention due to its more complex nature.

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