Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Quotes on Racing from Costas Now Year in Review Special

The HBO Costas Now Year in Review special as well as the follow up Costas Now Overtime on had some interesting quotes on Thoroughbred racing.

Bob Costas on Big Brown coming up short in the Triple Crown Chase:

"Another reminder that in the drama without a script that is sports, nothing is certain."

Charles Barkley responding to the question of Did he Bet on Big Brown:

"I don't bet on Animals"

Barkley on gambling on horses in general:

"Anything you hit, will run fast. That is not a big deal to me."

John McEnroe on Steroids in Sports:

"The dirtiest Sport right now is Horse Racing."

McEnroe speaking of past legal use of steroids in horse racing:

"Why was it legal"


Anonymous said...

Thank you Charles and Mr. McEnroe for those thrilling insights.

ScrappyT said...

Hello Horse Racing fans
I have just started a new Horseracing blog here @ blogger, just wanted to say hello. I look forward to hearing from you and reading your blog.


Winston...not really said...

Well, Charles never was a role model.

SaratogaSpa said...

Charles Barkley is like the grumpy old Uncle at the family parties-you kinda just let him sit in the corner and let him spout off.

thanks all for reading.