Contact Us
kentucky derby

kentucky derby

Dylan Buell, Getty Images
Dylan Buell, Getty Images
[

California Chrome Wins The Kentucky Derby

It was one horse, and the rest of the field, they said.

And this time, they got it right.

Because shortly after the field turned for home, one horse separated himself from that field, and crossed the wire alone - announcing to the world that though he's not a blue-blood, he's every bit as good.

That California Chrome will shine brightly tonight in Louisville as the 140th winner of the Kentucky Derby.

Read More|Comment

Travis Lindquist, Getty Images
Travis Lindquist, Getty Images
[

Kentucky Derby Predictions and Betting Advice

 

I've never had a mint julep.  Hell, I don't even drink.  But after previewing this race, I may need one.

And after it, if it all goes south - like it certainly can in the Derby and is, perhaps, likely in an edition as confusing as this the 140th - I may need several.

Read More|Comment

Harry How, Getty Images
Harry How, Getty Images
[

The Kentucky Derby Field Preview

If we're being honest with ourselves, we know that 20 horses in one starting gate is pure lunacy.

But it's the Kentucky Derby, and on Derby day, lunacy is sublime.  Absurd hats, copious amounts of breath freshening plant infused alcohol, aggressively white suits, twenty horses, and millions of dollars

Read More|Comment

Joe Bianchino, 1045theteam.com
Joe Bianchino, 1045theteam.com
[

Will Take Charge Takes 144th Travers Stakes [VIDEO]

The story lines heading into the 144th Travers Stakes were a plenty.  But Will Take Charge wasn't a big part of any of them.

Read More|Comment

Palace Malice
Getty Images
[

John Velazquez And Palace Malice Steal Saratoga Show

It was another gorgeous day at historic Saratoga Race Course and the fans filed in early.  What would they see?  History and a Triple Crown race winner steal the show.

Read More|Comment

Joe Bianchino, 1045theteam.com
Joe Bianchino, 1045theteam.com
[

Joel Rosario Keeps It Going At Saratoga Race Course

Joel Rosario, who rode Orb to victory in the Kentucky Derby, keeps on winning races at historic Saratoga Race Course.

Read More|Comment

Courtesy of Joe Bianchino
Courtesy of Joe Bianchino
[

Opening Weekend At Saratoga Race Course Ends With Special Sunday

On a much cooler day with even some light sweeping rain through the region and another big crowd, there were 10 races in all on the closing weekend Sunday at Saratoga Race Course.  None disappointed.  There was even a 69:1 that shocked the masses at the historic course.

Read More|Comment

138th Preakness Stakes
Getty Images
[

Top Weekend Performers

It was some weekend in sports.  The Knicks are dead and so is the Triple Crown in horse racing.  Hockey's Rangers are in trouble and there is a new winner on the PGA Tour.  Let's take a look at the Top 5 weekend performers in sports.

Read More|Comment

138th Preakness Stakes - Previews
Getty Images
[

Preakness Post 1-9.

If you are wondering what horses are going where for this Saturday's Preakness race, Derby winner Orb is at post #1 which is against the rail.  The rest is below with jockeys and odds.

Read More|Comment

Orb
Getty Images
[

ESPN.com’s Paul Moran talks Preakness With The Team

ESPN.com national horse racing expert Paul Moran joined Mike Lindsley on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio to talk Preakness, Orb and select horse racing topics.  Listen in here:

 

Orb
Getty Images
[

Orb Draws Rail For Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner and Triple Crown threat Orb drew post-position #1 and the rail for the upcoming Preakness in Maryland.  What does this mean?  Let's take a look at why it matters, why it doesn't matter and a final thought.  

Read More|Comment

Orb
Getty Images
[

Orb’s Triple Crown Chances

Orb won the Kentucky Derby.  Right after that, whenever any horse wins, you will hear horse racing fans say, "Well, this horse has a great chance to win the Triple Crown."  Well of course it does.  You have to win the Derby in order to win The Preakness in order to win the Belmont Stakes.  But Orb really does have an awesome chance, and here are the reasons why.  

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1045theteam.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!