Saturday’s Ohio Derby (G3) could vault a horse into the top ranks of the sophomore set. Join the R-J’s interactive handicapping forum and post your picks on Twitter, using the hashtag #RJhorseracing.
Ohio State, the 4-1 second choice behind Alabama (3-1) to win the 2018 national title, is favored by 6 points over Michigan on Nov. 25 at Michigan Stadium.
Kane Kalas hopes to follow his famous father Harry into the broadcast booth when his career as a professional poker player concludes.
Six-time bracelet winner Ted Forrest of Las Vegas is third in chips with 16 players remaining in the $1,500 buy-in Seven-card Stud Hi-Low/8 or Better tournament. Steve Jelinek has the overall lead.
The Golden Knights are a plus-220 underdog to the Dallas Stars (minus-250) and the total is 5½ for the expansion team’s inaugural NHL regular-season game.
Here’s what to expect Wednesday at the World Series of Poker.
Dustin Johnson opened as the 10-1 favorite at the Westgate sports book to win the British Open, which will take place July 20 to 23 at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, England.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. by knockout is the minus-200 favorite in method-of-victory props for his Aug. 26 boxing match against Conor McGregor.
Ben Yu, a professional poker player living in Las Vegas, remarkably bagged the chip lead in the $10,000 buy-in Limit Hold ’em Championship mere hours after he captured his second career bracelet.
Frank Maggio of Calumet City, Illinois, won the World Series of Poker’s $1,000 buy-in Seniors No-limit Hold’em Championship on Monday at the Rio Convention Center.