Thanks to the virus, basketball, baseball, and scores of other sports arenas are dark.
But thoroughbred horse racing remains vibrant.
No, you cannot attend a live event at Golden Gate Fields (unless you are agent or horse owner) but off-track betting is alive and well.
The Sport of Kings is making a comeback, too.
After recent reports of horse drugging and other fixing scandals, owners and trainers are finally playing it straight with regulatory authorities and the wagering public.