Single game sports betting about to become legal after Senate passes bill
OTTAWA - Betting on single games of football, hockey and other sports is about to become legal in Canada. The Senate has approved Bill C-218, a private member's bill that...
8 hours ago - Sportsnet - 3 articles
Love, Palace Pier, Poetic Flair, Subjectivist star in early Royal Ascot action
Another spectacular Royal Ascot carries the horse racing world through a week that will help set the agenda for a lot of future events from Europe to California and likely to...
4 days ago - UPI
Kentucky Derby runner-up Mandaloun back in action at Monmouth Park
Even as the horse racing world gets a little breather this weekend, up pops Kentucky Derby runner-up Mandaloun as the likely favorite in the Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park.
11 days ago - UPI
More Tweaks Made To Ohio Sports-Betting Bill Ahead Of June 30 Deadline
An Ohio Senate bill that would legalize sports betting in the Buckeye State has now been finetuned further by lawmakers ahead of a looming legislative deadline. The Ohio...
12 days ago - Covers
Baffert, Medina Spirit owners sue Kentucky racing officials
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Trainer Bob Baffert and the owners of Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit have filed a lawsuit against Kentucky racing officials. They are seeking a temporary...
14 days ago - Sportsnet - 3 articles
Bob Baffert files suit to spur more testing on Medina Spirit sample
Attorneys for Medina Spirit trainer Bob Baffert and owner Amr Zedan filed suit to compel the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission to allow further sample testing.
14 days ago - Los Angeles Times - 3 articles
Brian Kavanagh to look local as he leaves HRI for Curragh role
Horse Racing Ireland chief executive to take up the same role with Co Kildare track
14 days ago - The Irish Times
Essential Quality, Rombauer sit atop Belmont Stakes odds
Essential Quality will be looking to atone for his disappointing performance at last month's Kentucky Derby when he returns to action on Saturday afternoon at the Belmont...
18 days ago - Sportsnet - 2 articles
Belmont Stakes Challenge: Win $50 Gift Card By Making Picks At NESN Games
NESN Logo Sign In The final leg of the Triple Crown is here, and a stacked eight-horse field is set to run in the Belmont Stakes this weekend. The 12-furlong gallop goes off...
18 days ago - NESN - 5 articles
Belmont Stakes, Epsom Derby, French Derby on tap
Weekend horse racing features a three-day Belmont Stakes festival in New York that oozes class from start to finish, the Epsom Derby and Oaks, the French Derby and a Breeders'...
18 days ago - UPI
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Franco HR, double in debut, but Rays lose to Red Sox in 11th
Hendricks dominates, Bryant homers as Cubs beat Indians 7-1
Sabres legend, 'French Connection Line' winger Rene Robert dies at 72
Former NHL star winger Rene Robert, who was a member of the Buffalo Sabres' famed "French Connection Line," died Tuesday at a hospital in Florida. He was 72.
Nationals edge Phillies, 3-2, as Max Scherzer and Joe Girardi clash
The Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies, 3-2, on a night in which Joe Girardi asked umpires to check Max Scherzer for foreign substances twice. Scherzer was not...
Big eighth inning helps Royals top Yankees, 6-5
The Kansas City Royals scored four runs in the eighth inning to beat the New York Yankees, 6-5. Ryan O'Hearn went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and two RBI for the Royals. Luke...
Lou Lamoriello makes NHL history with second straight GM award
Islanders general manager Lou Lamoriello made NHL history Tuesday night when he was named the Jim Gregory GM of the Year for the second straight season, becoming the first...
Islanders vow to be ‘much different team' in Game 6
To the Islanders, Monday night's 8-0 thrashing at the hands of the Lightning was just another loss they have to overcome, no matter the fashion it came in.
Top prospect Wander Franco homers in MLB debut for Rays
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Wander Franco , a 20-year-old infielder considered the best prospect in the minor leagues, homered for the Tampa Bay Rays in his major league debut...
Rays' Wander Franco hit game-tying homer in first MLB game, and Twitter loved it
Wander Franco blasted a three-run homer in his first MLB game. Twitter loved the 20-year-old's big blast.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. goes 2-for-4, drives in a run as Blue Jays top...
The Toronto Blue Jays beat the Miami Marlins, 2-1, behind RBI's from Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Yunito Gurriel Jr. Ross Stripling pitched six innings with seven strikeouts for...