Discussion

The OTB nightmare revisited?

Updated: December 10, 2012, 5:15 PM ET
By Bill Finley | Special to ESPN.com

"It would be senseless to make such an investment in an industry that is hampered with destructive competition between its on-and-off-track elements." -- Mario Cuomo, June, 1993

Then Governor Mario Cuomo got it. When he set out to right the many wrongs that plagued the New York racing industry in the nineties he accurately concluded that the dysfunctional relationship between the New York Racing Association and New York City OTB had to end.

Cuomo never succeeded in his attempt ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE HORSE RACING HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM