A Preakness thought or two

With the second leg of Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown all up in our grill, let’s take a little time and express a thought or two on the 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes. Right about now we are all wondering if Kentucky Derby champ Justify is as...

Three-year old division is all Clouded up

THREE-YEAR OLD DIVISION IS ALL CLOUDED UP So what did the Preakness tell us about the three-year old male division in 2017? After a thrilling finish and things were all added up…there was Cloud Computing. What do we mean by our previous statement? Enough questions,...

Looking at a Preakness shot

LOOKING AT A PREAKNESS SHOT Looking at Lee is headed to the 142nd running of the Preakness Stakes for many reasons. The biggest reason, however, is to win the second jewel of Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown. When the horses crossed under the wire in the Churchill...

Exaggerator is what’s right with racing

EXAGGERATOR IS WHAT’S RIGHT WITH RACING When Exaggerator rolled to the biggest win of his career in the 141st running of the Preakness, it reminded us all just how tough this Triple Crown stuff is. Is it bad that we will not be running for the Crown in the Belmont?...

Nyquist leading Team O’Neill to post

NYQUIST LEADING TEAM O’NEILL TO POST When the entrants for 141st running of the Preakness head to the paddock area for saddling on May 21, there may be a bit of a role reversal involving the post time favorite. He will be leading his team instead of the other way...