Santa Anita officials report all-sources handle for its 103-day racing season, which began on Dec. 26 and concluded Tuesday, showed a $23.5 million boost over a year ago. That’s a 2.5 percent gain, despite numerous short fields and some Thursday cancellations.view
The family of famed harness racing driver Herve Filion has announced his passing at the age of 77. Filion, for many years the most dominant harness racer who ever sat in a sulky, came in first 15,179 times in 82,336 starts.view
Lindo Report | Horse racing in Southern California was at a real crossroads back in 2013. At a time when thoroughbred racing in So Cal needed it the most, Los Alamitos stepped up to the plate and came to the rescue.view
Track Phantom | Pennsylvania based trainer Murray Rojas was convicted of multiple counts related to her involvement with consistent illegal drugging of her horses to gain a performance edge (i.e. cheat) over a long period of time.view
MGM Resorts International (MGM) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $210.6 million. The Las Vegas-based company said it had profit of 36 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, came to 31 cents per share.
Wynn Resorts Ltd. reports second-quarter earnings of $74.9 million. On a per-share basis, the Las Vegas-based company said it had net income of 73 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to extinguish debt, were $1.18 per share.
NFL Previews | Based on cumulative records last year, the NFC East was the kingpin of the league at 15 games over .500, producing a wild card for the first time in seven years (NY Giants 11-5) and the top seed in the conference (Dallas 13-3).
Vegas Sports Books | It’s that time of year again; football is near with plenty of great football contests being offered at several Las Vegas sportsbooks.
Scientific Games Corp. (SGMS) on Monday reported a loss of $39.1 million in its second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Las Vegas-based company said it had a loss of 44 cents. Losses, adjusted for restructuring costs, came to 43 cents per share.