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Harry King: Espinoza gets big compliment

May 24, 2016 10:42am

Riding in California, jockey Victor Espinoza was paid an overdue compliment in Maryland.

Without saying a word, Nyquist jockey Mario Gutierrez reminded that the 43-year-old Espinoza’s...

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Harry King: U.S. needs Lefty In Ryder Cup

Feb 23, 2016 9:21am

Earned on the course or awarded by the captain, Phil Mickelson’s spot on the Ryder Cup team is a must if the U.S. is to beat Europe for the second time since the turn of the century.

The 45-...

Harry King: South Carolina, A&M fall back to Earth

Feb 15, 2016 8:38pm

Six weeks into SEC basketball, silliness ended and sanity returned.

Confirmation of the transition was delivered by Siri at the request of a 13-year-old who watched her grandfather squint at...

Harry King: Not an Aggie joke, Papacek is a winner

Feb 10, 2016 3:32pm

A diehard Aggie, the Poolsville winner is fiscally irresponsible, but honest, and still clings to athletic accomplishments from 35 years ago.

Whether sympathy for such a character justifies...

Harry King: UALR likely in, Hogs likely out

Feb 09, 2016 7:34am

Two Arkansas teams with markedly different records are in the same predicament.

Both the Razorbacks (12-11) and the Little Rock Trojans (21-2) must win out to secure a prominent spot in the...

Harry King: Agim, Whaley are names to know

Feb 02, 2016 7:33am

Mood music for a look at Arkansas’ recruiting class is the familiar refrain from the “Cheers” sitcom: “Where Everybody Knows Your Name.”

Even somebody who pays little attention to the...

Harry King: There’s no whining in golf

Jan 26, 2016 7:44am

In charge of organizing the weekend golf, the man reacted quickly to the long-range forecast of sunny skies and a high of 59 on Sunday.

Tee times are 9:02 and 9:10, he said, in a group...

Harry King: Title odds at 50-1

Jan 18, 2016 4:00pm

Treading water nationally in the opinion of oddsmakers, Arkansas is gaining ground on teams in the SEC West.

Same as a year ago, the Razorbacks are 50-1 to win the College Football Playoff....

Harry King: Collins’ decision a no-brainer

Jan 11, 2016 4:32pm

The only element of surprise concerning Alex Collins’ decision to declare for the NFL draft is the time that elapsed between the running back’s visit with Bret Bielema and the announcement on...

Harry King: Rounding up the bowl awards

Jan 05, 2016 11:54am

Two days before Alabama 38, Michigan State 0, another bowl team put on an equally impressive demonstration of “game control.”

The Crimson Tide’s dominance fits the College Football Playoff...

Harry King: Questions surround Anderson’s Hogs

Dec 29, 2015 7:02am

‘Tis the season for polls.

There are polls concerning the likeability of the presidential hopefuls and polls on who would be the most embarrassing occupant of the White House. There are...