It’s anyone’s guess who will win this year’s Kentucky Derby

On Sept. 17 of last year, the Iroquois Stakes was run at Churchill Downs as the first Kentucky Derby prep. It was won by Not This Time. He was retired two months later with a soft tissue injury.

Two weeks ago, Senior Investment won the Lexington Stakes at Keeneland as the last Derby prep. He didn’t…

A method to their magic: Golden Arms of craps swear it’s more mystique than math at the tables in Vegas

Richard Favela rested his hands over the wooden chip tray lining the craps table as the lights from above glinted off rings adorning his lithe, brown fingers.

Favela reached down for the dice and positioned them with great care. Turning them slowly. Methodically. Wholly unsatisfied until he had…