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Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 01:25 PM EDT

The Future Is Online, but Casinos Still Pouring Cash Into Sportsbooks

The Future Is Online, but Casinos Still Pouring Cash Into Sportsbooks

Mobile apps might drive the future of sports gambling in the United States, but casinos are still betting big on physical sportsbooks as legal wagering expands to new places. Lounges, bars and other shiny...

Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 06:52 PM EDT
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By Nina Lin

Hats and Fashion of the 2019 Kentucky Derby

Break out the feathers and sinamay. The stands of Churchill Downs will once again...View gallery

  • Kentucky Derby Atmosphere Photo Gallery
  • Kentucky Derby Atmosphere Photo Gallery
  • Kentucky Derby Atmosphere Photo Gallery
Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 06:28 PM EDT

Here's How Much Money the Winning Derby Jockey Will Earn

Here's How Much Money the Winning Derby Jockey Will Earn

The 145th Kentucky Derby takes place on Saturday, May 4, at Churchill Downs. Post time is scheduled for 6:50 p.m. ET. And there’s serious prize money on the line.

Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 07:40 AM EDT

Kentucky Derby Shocker: Country House Wins Via DQ

Kentucky Derby Shocker: Country House Wins Via DQ

Maximum Security led the Kentucky Derby every step of the way except for the last one — into the winner's circle. The colt became the first winner disqualified for interference in the Derby's 145-year history...

Monday, May 6, 2019 at 09:29 AM EDT

Bucks Beat Celtics to Take Lead in Series

Bucks Beat Celtics to Take Lead in Series

The Boston Celtics fell to the Milwaukee Bucks 123-116 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Friday night, as they struggled in the second half for the second straight game. The Bucks were led by...

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 10:41 PM EDT

Which Triple Crown Champ Was the All-Time Fastest?

Which Triple Crown Champ Was the All-Time Fastest?

Throughout the last century, only 13 horses have won the Triple Crown. Which one had the fastest combined times in the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes and Belmont Stakes?

Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 01:01 AM EDT

A 'Mystery Horse' and the Triple Crown's Latino History

A 'Mystery Horse' and the Triple Crown's Latino History

This Triple Crown season, which opened on May 4 with the Kentucky Derby, horses with Latin American bloodlines were among the top favorites.

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 11:04 PM EDT

Singing in the Rain? Baffert Eyes History, Wet Derby on Tap

Singing in the Rain? Baffert Eyes History, Wet Derby on Tap

Bob Baffert times three. In a Kentucky Derby lacking a dominant favorite, the two-time Triple Crown-winning trainer saddles the top three choices.

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 09:12 PM EDT

Maximum Security Goes From Running for Minimum to Derby

Maximum Security Goes From Running for Minimum to Derby

Horse owners frequently pay a royal ransom to acquire a horse with potential to win the Kentucky Derby. A million dollars or more is not unheard of.

Friday, May 3, 2019 at 08:55 PM EDT

Triple Crown Winner Mike Smith Gets Kentucky Derby Ride

Triple Crown Winner Mike Smith Gets Kentucky Derby Ride

Triple Crown-winning jockey Mike Smith will ride in the Kentucky Derby after all. The 53-year-old rider had been on the early 4-1 favorite, Omaha Beach, until the colt was scratched because of a breathing...

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