At Saratoga Race Course, It’s the Summer of the Jockey

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY — The jocks’ room here is cramped, often sounds like the translators’ room in the United Nations and is home to one of the most decorated groups of riders horse racing has ever seen. John Velazquez, of Puerto Rico, and Javier Castellano, a Venezuelan, are Hall of Famers. The Ortiz brothers, Irad … Read more

What to Know About the WNBA Playoffs

The Chicago Sky are set to begin their bid to become the first back-to-back WNBA champions since the Los Angeles Sparks in 2001 and 2002. But the regular season was close at the top, and several teams could easily lift the trophy this year . Here’s how the WNBA playoffs shape up. When do the … Read more