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Everyone comes together to help Holy Trinity

Everyone comes together to help Holy Trinity

The smoke smell hits you in the face.

Long is running out of chances at Siena

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Long is running out of chances at Siena

It’s impossible, it seems, to get mad at Lavon Long.

Siena basketball is losing its voice

Siena basketball is losing its voice

I had a beer with Robert “The General” Lee on Tuesday to talk about his 14 years as the voice of Siena basketball.

Sometimes, love is the best medicine

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Sometimes, love is the best medicine

The little girl in the blond wig, the Michigan State shirt and the “Big Ten Champions” hat, the one at the top of the ladder with the jolly green giant, isn’t with us anymore.

Two champions are forever linked in Travers lore

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Two champions are forever linked in Travers lore

Last Sunday morning, the Hall of Fame trainer walked his horse by a lead shank out of his stall and over to 15 or so media types so they could get photos and video of the colt.

Racing world hasn't seen the last of Arrogate

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Racing world hasn't seen the last of Arrogate

It was a cool, comfortable morning at barn 25 on the Saratoga Race Course backstretch on Sunday.

Eric Guillot is a 'jenius'

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Eric Guillot is a 'jenius'

The toys are on the wall and not in the attic.

Hankin jumping from jockey to Marines

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Hankin jumping from jockey to Marines

Connor Hankin led Scorpiancer out into the small field in the Oklahoma Annex on Fifth Avenue Monday morning so his horse could nibble on some clover.

California Chrome's performance distorts big picture

California Chrome's performance distorts big picture

A few of us stragglers hung around the Saratoga Race Course pressbox Saturday night to watch the race from California.

Plenty of drama at Racing Hall of Fame

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Plenty of drama at Racing Hall of Fame

Some friends of mine are housing some friends of theirs who flew all the way from California for Zenyatta’s Racing Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Friday.

Saratoga fans could get another look at Frosted

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Saratoga fans could get another look at Frosted

Frosted’s performance in the Met Mile could be summed up with a “Wow.”
His Whitney win at Saratoga Race Course drew a collective “Wait, what?”

When Stone does a good job, no one notices

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When Stone does a good job, no one notices

Travis Stone’s new assignment asks him to predict the behavior of tens of thousands of Saratoga Race Course patrons.

Geroux testing himself at Saratoga

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Geroux testing himself at Saratoga

The town of Argentan in Normandy, France, is small, but has seen a lot.

Good luck trying to figure out horse racing

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Good luck trying to figure out horse racing

Don’t even try to take the mystery out of a horse.

New book chronicles colorful life of John Morrissey

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New book chronicles colorful life of John Morrissey

There are ghosts at Saratoga Race Course.
And they aren’t getting any sleep this week.

Fillies could steal the show at Saratoga

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Fillies could steal the show at Saratoga

The queen was grouchy in her stall.

Spurs' Duncan chose a humble farewell

Spurs' Duncan chose a humble farewell

I wonder what Tim Duncan did on Monday.

Middleburgh grad hoping to hit perfect note at Olympic Trials

Middleburgh grad hoping to hit perfect note at Olympic Trials

One of the beauties of jazz, to those whose ear is pulled to it, is that, at any moment, it can soar off in any direction.

Remillard brings back art of bunting at College World Series

Remillard brings back art of bunting at College World Series

There was a time when it wasn’t unusual for Jesse Braverman’s baseball teams to give him a commemorative t-shirt at the end of a high school season.

The luster comes off the Golden State Warriors' season

The luster comes off the Golden State Warriors' season

If a 73-9 team falls in the NBA playoffs, does it make a sound?

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