THE BRITISH OPEN & THE CLARET JUG
This year’s British Open, aka ‘The Open’ will be a special event in many ways. The Open is the only one of the four ‘majors’ on the professional golfers tour played outside the USA and this will be only the second time that the British Open has been played outside More >
Oddsmakers all across the country had to rush back to their calculators and crystal balls when this years’ NBA Playoffs MVP announced that he had just made a deal to play for Doc Richards and the Los Angeles Clippers for the foreseeable future. Ex-Raptor Kawhi Leonard More >
For the first time since 1951 the British Open, aka The Open, will be played on the historic links known as the Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland on the windy shores of the North Atlantic Ocean beginning on July 18th.
Local golfing hero Rory McElroy will More >
The long awaited premiere showing of MLB in Europe finally happened last weekend in the city of London during an unseasonal heat wave in England as temperatures soared into the 90’s at London Stadium in the Stratford district of downtown London.
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It wasn’t so long ago that hearing someone talk about a sports book at Wrigley Field would lead one to think that it was part of a joke. That could never be. Could it?
Although nothing like that has happened as yet, the powers that be among major league teams, in More >
BREAKAWAY TIME FOR BOOKIES
It’s the slowest week in sports all year long. The NBA and NHL finals are finally over while NFL & NCAA Football is still on the horizon.
Looking back it seems the first half of the major league baseball season went by all too quickly. But here we are and it’s time for More >
FAMED SANTA ANITA RACETRACK CLOSED
One of Thoroughbred Racings’ most famous venues has been closed after the deaths of more than 30 horses so far in 2019. The governor of California has stepped in and authorized the suspension of operations at famed Santa Anita Park at Arcadia, California.
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PEBBLE BEACH HOSTS THE US OPEN
About half way up the Pacific coastline of California lies the seemingly enchanted seaside city of Pebble Beach. It’s enchanted because few places on earth display such dramatic beauty on such a small piece of rugged coastline known as the Monterey Peninsula and More >
TIME FOR TACITUS
As the contending horses paraded themselves in front of the capacity gallery at Churchill Downs this year for the Kentucky Derby, one horse stood out as if he had a subtle aura of energy around him, the big Gray, Tacitus. Named after a Roman emperor, this horse carried himself More >
It took a full six games for the St. Louis Blues professional Ice Hockey team to defeat the stubborn San Jose Sharks and advance to the NHL finals where they will face the legendary Boston Bruins, who have been practically perennial contenders for the Stanley Cup title for the past 20 years or More >