Howe Great, ridden by John Velazquez, captured the Palm Beach Stakes in March. The horse, named for hockey great Gordie Howe, is slated to run in the Blue Grass Stakes.
Howe Great, ridden by John Velazquez, captured the Palm Beach Stakes in March. The horse, named for hockey great Gordie Howe, is slated to run in the Blue Grass Stakes. ASSOCIATED PRESS
Howe Great, ridden by John Velazquez, captured the Palm Beach Stakes in March. The horse, named for hockey great Gordie Howe, is slated to run in the Blue Grass Stakes. ASSOCIATED PRESS

Blue Grass Stakes drawing big names, praise

April 10, 2012 7:36 PM