Keyword: Kentucky Derby points

  • A Derby Road Less Traveled

    With 3-year-olds running basically two or three times tops prior to the Derby, there is little or no room for races that offer zero points.

  • THS: Kentucky Derby Preview

    Tom LaMarra and Claire Novak take an early look at the potential Kentucky Derby contenders. Watch to see which contenders to keep a closer watch on as they work this weekend.

  • Use Derby Points to Determine Post Positions

    Just think if some healthy chatter on social media was going on this week about which post position the connections of International Star should choose with the first post position pick for this year's Kentucky Derby.

  • 2015 Road to the Kentucky Derby

    Point-leading Triple Crown-nominated horses on the "Road to the Kentucky Derby" leaderboard. The classic will be run May 2 at Churchill Downs.

  • Lines of Battle in Dubai.
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    Pedigree: Bringing the Battle to Kentucky

    Aidan O'Brien noted that Lines of Battle was sent to Dubai with the specific purpose of picking up Kentucky Derby-qualifying points offered in the race, and he earned 100 points, assuring him a spot in the starting gate.

  • THS: Spiral Stakes

    Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra handicap the Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park this weekend. Is there a Kentucky Derby winner in this field?

  • THS: Rebel Stakes

    Claire Novak and Pete Denk handicap the Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park this weekend. Can Super Ninety Nine repeat his efforts from his last race?

  • THS: Gotham Stakes

    Tom LaMarra and Pete Denk handicap the Gotham Stakes and the Santa Anita Handicap.