Casinos And Gaming
Optimism Abounds For Proponents Of Broader Legalized Sports Gambling
The showdown presentations regarding sports wagering in front of the U.S. Supreme Court earlier this month resulted in great optimism among proponents of broader legalized sports gambling.
Maryland Horse Trainer Eddie Gaudet Dies At 87
Prominent Maryland horse trainer Eddie Gaudet, 87, died Jan. 4 peacefully at home in the Upper Marlboro section in Prince George's County.
Steve Hamilton, Wes Hamilton Sharing Jockeys' Room at Laurel Park
Steve Hamilton and Wes Hamilton are scheduled to ride in the same race Dec. 15 at Laurel Park, when they both have anticipated mounts in the third race.
College Bowl Game Schedule And Point Spreads
Here is the full schedule of this season's college football bowl games, with point spreads as reported by Bovada.
Juveniles Return To Spotlight At Laurel Park Dec. 9
This weekend at Laurel Park, four stakes races will be featured on the Saturday, Dec. 9 race card, including two for juveniles that will offer purses of $100,000 each.
Multiple Carryovers For Return Of Live Racing At Laurel Park Dec. 1
When live racing resumes at Laurel Park Dec. 1, there will be carryovers in two jackpot plays, the 20-cent Rainbow 6 and the $1 Super Hi-5 wagers. The Dec. 1 card will feature nine races.
Bourbon, Beer And Music Added To Day Of Racing At Laurel Park In November
As a special added attraction to the regular race card Nov. 18, Maryland's Laurel Park will host the 6th Annual Brew and Bourbon Classic.
Broader Sports Wagering On Horizon, But Odds Are Maryland Won't Be At Forefront
Just about everyone familiar with the issues of sports and gambling realizes there will be much broader wagering on sports in America sooner or later, but in Maryland, it's a good bet the pace of things means you can emphasize "later."
Live! Casino And Hotel Awards $19.6M To Various Anne Arundel Organizations
On Nov. 9, Live! Casino and Hotel distributed $19.6 million to about 30 Anne Arundel County organizations, including a $500,000 grant to the Fort Meade Alliance Foundation.
El Areeb To Race At Laurel Park On Ben's Cat Tribute Day
On Nov. 11, Laurel Park will host a day of tribute to fan-favorite thoroughbred Ben's Cat, with six stakes races worth $575,000 in purses on an 11-race program.
Lottery Winners Will Travel With Ravens To Green Bay
The Maryland Lottery and the Baltimore Ravens have teamed up for the ninth year in a row to send lucky lottery winners on a VIP trip with the team.
Laurel Park To Feature Live Racing And Breeders' Cup Simulcast
Racing fans can enjoy double the action this weekend at Laurel Park with both live racing and the simulcasting of the Breeders' Cup from Southern California's Del Mar Racetrack.
Maryland To Have Increase In Thoroughbred Racing In 2018
There will be more thoroughbred racing in Maryland in 2018 as a result of the Maryland Jockey Club applying for an increase in racing dates.
Late Maryland Thoroughbred Ben's Cat To Be Celebrated At Laurel Park
Fans of Ben's Cat, the Maryland-bred horse racing legend who died earlier this year, will have an opportunity to celebrate the famous thoroughbred's accomplishments at Laurel Park Nov. 11.