Across the Board | The column I wrote in this space last week – which addressed some recommended ways for horse racing to improve in the public marketplace – drew several intriguing replies from veteran horseplayers and a handful of racetrack executives.
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Florida Gaming Report | South Florida’s racino action continued up solidly in May at an exceptionally high rate for this time of year. Total Net Slot Revenue was up $3.7 million or 8.7%, which translates to $1.2 million in additional revenue.
Across the Board | Forgive me for thinking something is wrong when both the NHL and NBA finish their seasons on the edge of summer. While horse racing hardly gets off the hook with its never-ending seasons in far too many states.
The NFC East has been largely unpredictable the past three seasons, with the team carrying the longest division odds at midsummer finishing first. In 2012 it was Washington at 10 to 1, in 2013 Philadelphia at 5-1 and last year Dallas at 4-1.