Archive for: June, 2012

Canterbury Declares Special Dividend

Published by Lucky Dog under Casinos, Horse Racing, Indian Casinos, Minnesota.

Despite the fact that Canterbury Park has made an agreement with Mystic Lake Casino and declared a 25 cent per share special dividend (payable on July 12 to shareholders of record on June 28), the stock price has been dropping lately. The headlines of the agreement state that the Mystic would pay Canterbury 75 million […]

Wet Day at the Track

Published by Lucky Dog under Horse Racing.

It wasn’t supposed to rain on Sunday, but it turned out to be a wet afternoon at the horse track. With over 12,000 in attendance for Father’s Day and half the seats unavailable because of the rain, it wasn’t much fun for families with small children. There were also long lines at the betting windows, […]

Belmont Stakes

Published by Lucky Dog under Other.

This Saturday’s Belmont Stakes went along with the rest of the races that I wagered on. With “I’ll have Another” out of the race, I bet on Paynter to win, and it looked like he was going to do it until Union Rages passed him by a nose at the wire. All day I was […]

Quick Hit at Little Six

Published by Lucky Dog under Casinos, Horse Racing, Indian Casinos, Minnesota.

There was great weather this Saturday at the horse track, but I only had one exacta win in seven races. Fortunately, that was enough to recover all of my bets and leave me $16 ahead for the day. A lot of long shots were coming in and some days that’s the way it goes. Next […]