Saturday, June 22, 2024

Those closest to Justify admit missing warning signs

A day after news broke that 2018 Triple Crown winner Justify failed a drug test just before the Kentucky Derby, those who have known the horse best admit to missing warning signs about its drug use.

Horse racing hit with first-ever scandal

Horse racing — known for being the world’s most pristine sport — was rocked Wednesday by the revelation that 2018 Triple Crown-winner Justify failed a drug test prior to the Kentucky Derby.

Wilford Brimley to star as California Chrome owner Steve Coburn in made for TV...

Yes, Wilford Brimley is still alive, and it was learned on Monday that he will be taking a break from hocking diabetes testing supplies and Quaker Oats to star in a made-for-television movie, "Sour Grapes of Wrath."

Cutbacks force Arlington Park to resort to jockey-less horse races

“One of the biggest myths ever perpetrated on the racing public is the notion that a jockey makes a difference," said the official. "Half of these guys just hang on for the ride and collect a pretty good buck to do it."

Tale of the Tape: Horse racing Randy Moss vs. NFL Randy Moss

Because of the stark contrast between two sports figures named Randy Moss, we here at The Heckler thought it would be fun to do a Tale of the Tape to determine just who the greatest Randy Moss is - the reporter or the cocky NFL receiver.