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March Madness: Sweet 16 Preview NCAA Tournament

March 19, 2018

March Madness, Sweet Sixteen preview of NCAA Tournament: 1. The bracket has been ransacked to a rare degree. The average remaining seed is 5.3, which is the fourth-highest in history and the highest since 2000, when it was also 5.3. The last time a single region was destroyed the w...

March Madness Thursday roundup: A Chicago high school powerhouse won Day 1 NCAA Tournament

March 17, 2018

It began with Stanford Robinson flying through the air, with bated breath all around him, and with time standing still. Just for a split second, but for what must have seemed like an eternity to Oklahoma and Rhode Island. A basketball hung on a Pittsburgh rim. A shot at Duke hung in the balance. And...

Bolt d'Oro wins San Felipe after McKinzie disqualified

March 15, 2018

ARCADIA, Calif. - Bolt d'Oro won the $400,000 San Felipe Stakes after even-money favorite McKinzie was disqualified for interference in heavy drizzle at Santa Anita on Saturday. Bolt d'Oro and McKinzie hooked up through the stretch, with McKinzie poking his head in front at the wire.&...

Promises Fulfilled a surprise winner in Fountain of Youth

March 9, 2018

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Promises Fulfilled was a surprise wire-to-wire winner Saturday in the Grade 2 Fountain of Youth, one of the big early preps on the road to the Kentucky Derby. Starting from the outside post, Promises Fulfilled went straight to the lead and kept holding off challenge...

Kentucky Derby Futures: New No. 1 and More Baffert Buzz

February 22, 2018

One of the most exciting pit stops on the Road to the Triple Crown involves laying down some cash on a futures pick for the 2018 Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve. Through April, America’s Best Racing will bring you up to date with the changing odds and notable entries ...

Eagles beat Patriots in best Super Bowl ever!

February 5, 2018

MINNEAPOLIS - The Philadelphia Eagles beat the New England Patriots in the best Super Bowl ever! It was the  wildest shootout in Super Bowl history, backup quarterback Nick Foles beat legendary Tom Brady to lead the Philadelphia Eagles to a Super Bowl title, defeating the New England Patrio...

When is 2018 Super Bowl: Time, date, TV channel Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots

February 3, 2018

Bet on the Super Bowl at USA Sportsbook. It was just two weeks ago that the New England Patriots, who were heavily favored to win the AFC Championship, needed to rally after being down late to the Jaguars in order to make it to their 10th Super Bowl. And right after that game, the NFC Champ...

Chiefs agree to trade Smith to Redskins

January 31, 2018

WASHINGTON - Kansas City has agreed to trade quarterback Alex Smith to Washington, a move that spells the end of Kirk Cousins' time with the Redskins and hands the Chiefs' job to Patrick Mahomes. Two people with direct knowledge of the deal confirmed the move to The Associated Press on Tu...

Brady, Gronk begin Super Bowl bye week on mend from injuries

January 23, 2018

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - In the two-week run-up to the Super Bowl, the New England Patriots will face plenty of questions about two things critical to the team's success: Tom Brady's right hand and Rob Gronkowski's head. Brady answered most of the concerns about whether the hand injury would ...

Fantasy sports game new sports betting concerns

January 13, 2018

BOSTON - A new daily fantasy sports game that lets users hone in on a single NFL playoff game has some gambling experts wondering if the contest inches the industry closer to the territory of sports betting that remains illegal in most of the United States. The "Showdown" variant ...

Amazon To Increase NFL Streaming To Watch Live Football

January 11, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO - Amazon had a mostly successful debut into live streaming of major sports events, with increased audience and an improved viewing experience in its first season showing NFL games. The question looking ahead is how aggressively will Amazon be in the sports streaming landscape?...

College Football Championship Preview: Alabama vs Georgia

January 7, 2018

ATLANTA - To win national championships the old-school, SEC way, you must have a smothering defense packed with big plays and a strong kicking game. Most importantly, you must run the ball.Then run it some more. Georgia's running game is deeper and better than Alabama's, by only ...

Atlanta Falcons beat LA Rams in Wild Card Playoff

January 7, 2018

LOS ANGELES - The Atlanta Falcons know they'll have to win three consecutive road games to get a chance for Super Bowl redemption. The Falcons already nabbed the first victory by spoiling a festive night in Los Angeles, and they seem quite confident about their chances to run the table in ...

National Championship Game Picks: Alabama and Georgia

January 5, 2018

The National Championship Game Picks for Alabama versus Georgia picks Alabama to win.  Four years into the life of college football’s four-team playoff system that was installed in part to avoid replicating 2012’s all-SEC national title game between Alabama and ...

Vikings Pat Shurmur Interviews for Bears Head Coach

January 5, 2018

LAKE FOREST, Ill. - Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur is interviewing for the Chicago Bears' coaching job. Shurmur could be a strong candidate considering the Vikings have an effective offense despite early losses of quarterback Sam Bradford and running back Dalvin Cook o...

Jon Gruden Returning To Coach Oakland Raiders

January 5, 2018

Jon Gruden returning to coach the Oakland Raiders brings him back to the sideline in 2018.  Longtime NFL reporter Steve Corkran reported that the Oakland Raiders will introduce Jon Gruden as its new head coach in a news conference on Tuesday. ESPN’s Adam Schefter confirmed the rep...

Giancarlo Stanton Joins New York Yankees

December 11, 2017

Giancarlo Stanton will join the New York Yankees and be wearing pinstripes this MLB season. The reigning National League MVP officially waived his no-trade cause on Monday, thereby accepting a trade to New York and completing the Miami Marlins desperate bid to get out from under his contrac...

Pittsburgh Steelers Rally Past Baltimore Ravens In Thriller

December 11, 2017

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Baltimore Ravens 39-38 on Sunday night in a thriller of a football game at Heinz Field. The Steelers (11-2) won their eighth straight game and clinched the AFC North Division title. The Ravens fell to 7-6. It was the fourth time in the last five gam...

Russia banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

December 6, 2017

Citing systematic manipulation of anti-doping rules, the International Olympic Committee announced Tuesday it has banned Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. An 14-person panel had been mulling a confidential IOC report that detailed Russia’s official doping program during ...

Ranking the NFL coaches most likely to be fired this year

December 3, 2017

Time to rank the NFL coaches most likely to be fired this season. The NFL is reaching the final leg of the NFL schedule.  At one end of the spectrum, contenders are separating themselves from the pack. On the other end, the league’s bottom feeders are starting to be offic...

NFL Flex Schedule Drops Cowboys and Giants

November 30, 2017

NFL flex schedule has moved the Dec. 10 game between the Dallas Cowboys and the New York Giants is being flexed.  The Week 14 Cowboys-Giants game was originally scheduled to start at 4:25 p.m. ET, but it’s being shuffled to 1 p.m. ET to allow a more interesting and meanin...

Eli Manning To Request Trade In Offseason

November 30, 2017

Eli Manning has been benched by the New York Giants. There’s a chance Eli Manning has played his last game in a New York Giants uniform. Manning, who had started 210 consecutive games for the Giants, was benched by the team Tuesday. Backup quarterback Geno Smith will get the start Sunday a...

NFL Power Rankings After Week 12

November 28, 2017

The NFL Power Rankings are in after week 12 and there are a few surprises in the list. Clearly the Philadelphia Eagles still remain at number one but who is on the rise and who is falling fast?But first, the weirdest thing in all sports coverage is the overreaction to “guarantees.&rdqu...

NFL teams most impacted by injuries through Week 12

November 28, 2017

NFL teams most impacted by injuries through week 12 of the National Football League season are below. Now some injuries are more severe and keep players out for longer period of time and tend to linger less than others so all that has been taken into account.1. Green Bay Packers (5-6)The Packers hav...

Paxton Lynch Starting For Denver Broncos

November 22, 2017

Paxton Lynch will be the starting quarterback for the Denver Broncos this week. Paxton Lynch is finally completely healthy and the Denver Brocos want to see what he can do. Paxton Lynch will also receive a new offensive cordinator to simplify things and use this athletic abilities. Via mult...

NFL investigating Jameis Winston for allegedly groping Uber driver in 2016

November 18, 2017

NFL has opened an investigation into Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston. A female Uber driver alleges that Winston grabbed her between the legs in March 2016. The woman, whom Buzzfeed identifies as Kate – she did not want her last name used for fear of backlash from f...

Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys: Prediction, preview, pick to win

November 18, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys are home to take on the Philiadelphia Eagles with Sunday Night Football on NBC. In this NFL game preview you can see the predictions in the game and the pick to win. SERIES HISTORY: 117th regular-season meeting. Cowboys lead series, 65-51. Dallas has won six of the last 1...

Gun Runner Wins Breeders Cup Classic

November 5, 2017

Gun Runner won the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic by 2 1/4 lengths Saturday, sending rival Arrogate to a third straight career-ending defeat at Del Mar. Gun Runner ran 1 1/4 miles in 2:01.29 and paid $6.80, $4.40 and $3.20. With the win Gun Runner becomes the new king of horse racing.&am...

Good Magic Kentucky Derby Contender

November 5, 2017

Good Magic became a Kentucky Derby contender Saturday by making the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile the first victory of his career. ''Yahoo,'' said breeder Barbara Banke of Stonestreet Farms when asked about becoming part of the Kentucky Derby picture. Overlooked at odds of...

LeBron James Scores 57 Points

November 4, 2017

LeBron James scored 57 points against the Washington Wizards and reminded everyone he is still King James. LeBron James put on a clinic again, on a night when his team would’ve failed if he had done anything but explode against the Washington Wizards. But these moments become more...

Miami Dolphins trade Jay Ajayi to Philadelphia Eagles

October 31, 2017

The Miami Dolphins have traded Jay Ajayi running back to the Philadelphia Eagles for a fourth round draft pick in the NFL draft. This news came in just hours after the New England Patriots sent Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers. On the season, Ajayi has 465 yards on 138 ca...

NFL Week 8 Picks 2017

October 26, 2017

The NFL week 8 picks are in for the 2017 football season. Scoring has been down this year overall but we expect that to change and score boards to start getting lit up anytime now. The NFL is always constantly adapting and it's normal for the first half of the season to get off to a slow s...

Raiders beat Chiefs in best football game of 2017

October 20, 2017

The Oakland Raiders beat the Kansas City Chiefs in what was the game of the year. It was the most entertaining and exciting game we have watched in a long time. The football game had eight lead changes in a back and forth battle in which both teams continued to put points on the board. The ...

Judge On Vacation Saves Ezekiel Elliott

October 18, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott has been saved again this week due to a Judge who is on vacation and not around to rule on his case. This is just another installment in the ongoing drama and debacle of Ezekiel Elliott and the NFL. I really wonder who paid the Judge to go on vacation at this point and time?...

2018 Super Bowl odds Week 5: Patriots get knocked out of the top spot by Steelers

October 8, 2017

The universal preseason favorite has been dethroned as the No. 1 Super Bowl betting favorite, with the Pittsburgh Steelers jumping the New England Patriots for the top spot. New England is one dominant performance away from retaking favorite bragging righ...

NFL protests: Owners keeping low profile over business concerns after tense Week 3

October 1, 2017

NFL protests by players on NFL teams continues and everyone other than the players appears to be fed up. A week after many linked arm-in-arm with players in a show of solidarity with them in response to remarks from President Donald Trump, NFL owners are harboring significant concerns about how the ...

Presidents Cup 2017 expert picks, predictions and odds at Liberty National

September 27, 2017

The Presidents Cup is not the Ryder Cup. It lacks the oomph that the biennial United State-Europe matches pack, mostly because the international side only has one win. However, it's always fun when two teams tee it up against one another, no matter the nationalities or what's at stake. The matches...

NFL odds, picks Week 3: Advanced computer model loves Raiders, Steelers

September 24, 2017

The NFL's third weekend will attract  NFL bets from average Joes to professional bettors. Bet on NFL at USA Sportsbook. The Oakland Raiders are three-point favorites over the Washington Redskins on Sunday Night Football, the Arizona Cardinals are field-goal underdogs to the Dallas...

NFL reportedly already concerned that Chargers might fail in Los Angeles

September 23, 2017

After watching only 25,000 fans show up for the Chargers' home opener in Los Angeles on Sunday, it appears that there's at least some concern in the league office about whether or not the team can actually make things work in their new home.  According to longtime NFL writer Don ...

Vikings won't risk Sam Bradford's knee, will start Case Keenum vs. Steelers

September 17, 2017

It's Sunday morning, and the Minnesota Vikings now know who will be starting at quarterback for their Week 2 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Starter Sam Bradford tested out his injured knee Sunday morning and the team has decided not to risk his health, and will instead star...

Marshawn Lynch Big Hit With Oakland Raiders

September 14, 2017

Oakland, Calif. — Marshawn Lynch has been a big hit with the Oakland Raiders as they try to make it back to the Super Bowl. They raised phone cameras to capture the self-proclaimed MoneyLynch’s every move. A film crew tails him at times, too. It’s Mars...

NFL moving quickly to reverse halt on Elliott 6 game ban

September 13, 2017

The NFL is moving quickly in hopes of reversing a federal judge’s decision that blocked the league’s six-game suspension of Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott over a domestic violence case in Ohio.The league on Monday asked the judge who ruled in Elliott’s favour to st...

Recapping Week 1 of NFL season

September 12, 2017

JOHN KRYK, Sep 12, 2017, Last Updated: 10:26 AM ET Here is a recap of week 1 in the NFL football season for 2017. Where did all the offense go? Teams are always rusty in Week 1, as they iron out wrinkles, especially on offense and special teams, and as they shake off rust ...

2017 Super Bowl Predictions Who Will Win

September 8, 2017

 The NFL season kicks off Thursday night as the New England Patriots start defense of their Super Bowl championship. Will they have another last laugh at the league? Bet on NFL at USA Sportsbook Most of our analysts are predicting the Patriots will repeat as Super...

Ezekiel Elliott loses appeal, 6-game suspension remains

September 6, 2017

Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott’s six-game suspension over violation of the NFL’s domestic violence policy was upheld by arbitrator Harold Henderson on Tuesday.Henderson ruled in the NFL’s favor, which was first reported by ESPN’s Chris Mortensen....

NFL lead investigator in Ezekiel Elliott case produced internal memo casting doubt on accuser

September 1, 2017

A lead investigator in the NFL domestic-violence probe of Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott produced an internal memo in which she laid out inconsistent statements and credibility concerns regarding Elliott’s accuser Tiffany Thompson, a league source told Yahoo Sports. That memo...

2017 ACC Preview: Just how realistic is the ACC having two playoff teams?

August 30, 2017

Could the ACC get two teams in the College Football Playoff? It may have the best chance of any league to get two bids. Consider this: Florida State loses in Week 1 to Alabama but runs the table the rest of the way. Clemson, meanwhile, beats Auburn in Week 2 and is undefeated when the Semin...

Winners, losers in the Kyrie Irving trade to Boston

August 24, 2017

Here’s the hard thing about coming up with this list: There really weren’t big losers. Unlike some of the other blockbuster trades this summer — Jimmy Butler to Minnesota, Paul George to Oklahoma City — the trade of Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics ...

Trevor Siemian was clear cut winner but now the real work begins

August 23, 2017

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Don't look now, but Trevor Siemian has started fresh, in an open competition, and won the Denver Broncos' starting quarterback job in two consecutive summers. He's done it with two different coaching staffs, two different playbooks in two different scenarios. And Monda...

Miami Dolphins add LB Rey Maualuga

August 20, 2017

The Miami Dolphins are signing veteran Rey Maualuga to a one-year contract, a move meant to reinforce a linebacker corps following the loss of rookie Raekwon McMillan to a season-ending knee injury. Maualuga is expected to be the team’s middle linebacker, playing primarily on run ...

Kirk Cousins reiterates that he wants to stay in Washington

August 20, 2017

Kirk Cousins recently said he wants to never change teams. Which means, obviously, he wants to stay where he is. In an interview televised during Saturday’s broadcast of preseason action against the Green Bay Packers, Cousins made it clear that he wants to be in Washington for his...

Packers vs. Redskins: Performances to watch

August 19, 2017

LANDOVER, Md. – The preseason’s second game is upon us, so here are five performances worth watching on Saturday night. 1. Tackling – Head Coach Mike McCarthy wasn’t happy with his team’s tackling last Thursday vs. Philadelphia, as defensive...

Nominations announced for Pacific Classic, Del Mar Cap and Oaks

August 13, 2017

Nominations closed Thursday at midnight for the three major stakes on the Saturday, August 19 card—the Grade I $1 million TVG Pacific Classic, Grade I $300,000 Del Mar Oaks and the Grade II $250,000 Del Mar Handicap. Late entri...

Raiders Marshawn Lynch sits during anthem before Oakland Arizona game

August 13, 2017

On Saturday evening, as the rest of the Oakland Raiders players and staff stood during the playing of the national anthem before the team’s preseason game with the Arizona Cardinals, one player did not join them. Running back Marshawn Lynch, who did not play in the game, was seate...

Derek Jeter wants to be like George Steinbrenner as owner of the Miami Marlins

August 12, 2017

(Adam Hunger/USA Today Sports) Derek Jeter is coming back to Major League Baseball as an owner and it sure sounds like he won't be sitting quietly in the shadows. In a 2014 interview with Jack Curry of the Yes Network, Jeter called owning a team "the next ultimate go...

Ezekiel Elliott suspended six games by NFL

August 12, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys were dealt a huge blow on Friday, when the NFL suspended star running back Ezekiel Elliott for the first six games of this season. The NFL announced the suspension Friday afternoon. ESPN’s Adam Schefter, citing a source, reported the suspension first. Schefter s...

Trevor Siemian: Things recently started clicking for me

August 9, 2017

The Broncos revealed their plans at quarterback for the first two preseason games on Monday when coach Vance Joseph announced that Trevor Siemian will start this Thursday and that Paxton Lynch will get the nod in the team’s second game.Joseph hasn&rs...

Still no clues as to when Andrew Luck will be practicing, playing

August 8, 2017

As the Indianapolis Colts approach their first NFL preseason game, and roughly a month before the first game that counts, quarterback Andrew Luck continues to not be practicing due to his surgically-repaired shoulder. And no one knows where he stands. Kevin Bowen of Colts.com provided the f...

Dolphins Gamble On Jay Cutler Over Colin Kaepernick

August 7, 2017

Jay Cutler was always perceptive, which sometimes led to petulance, a quarterback no one could ever clearly define. He could be great. He could be terrible. He could be insightful. He could be off-putting. He was always a work in progress, which is what led to one of the more honest retirem...

Ravens owner weighing signing Colin Kaepernick

July 31, 2017

Decisions on signing a free-agent quarterback in late July usually don’t include an NFL owner asking for prayers. The Colin Kaepernick story has gotten out of control in many ways, but Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti took it a wee bit over the top as his team consi...

RANKED: All 32 NFL Starting Quarterbacks from Worst to Best

July 30, 2017

RANKED: All 32 NFL Starting Quarterbacks from Worst to BestIn NFL by Blake Hoffman  /  June 30, 2017 32. Bryce Petty - New York Jets Bryce Petty's 2016 stats: 75-for-133 (56.4%), 809 passing yards, 3 touchdowns, 7 interceptions Chances of starti...

After trading Cardale Jones Buffalo Bills set at quarterback

July 29, 2017

Michael David SmithProFootball Talk on NBC Sports•July 28, 2017 The Buffalo Bills think they have all the quarterbacks they need. After trading Cardale Jones to the Chargers, Bills General Manager Brandon Beane said he’s set with Tyrod Taylor as the starter, T.J....

Police Confirm Lucky Whitehead Misidentified

July 26, 2017

The Prince William County (Virginia) Police Department said in a statement on Tuesday that a man charged with shoplifting on June 22 was not former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead, as it had originally indicated. Whitehead and his agent, David Rich, said Monday it was a case of...

Dallas Cowboys cut Lucky Whitehead after arrest

July 25, 2017

Lucky Whitehead might want to change his name because unlucky might be the better way to describe him at this point. The Dallas Cowboys receiver was released on Monday, just hours after TMZ reported there was a warrant out for his arrest in Virginia. According to court records in P...

2017 NFL Preview: Won't be easy for Raiders to pick up where they left off

July 23, 2017

Life was different for the Oakland Raiders a year ago. Las Vegas seemed to be leverage for a new stadium in Oakland. Derek Carr was scheduled to make a $733,000 salary. Marshawn Lynch was riding camels in retirement. And while some people were excited about the Raiders’ potential ...

Aaron Judge played catch with a young Mariners fan in Seattle during a game

July 22, 2017

The New York Yankees Aaron Judge has become a massive MLB star this season with his epic home run performances, but it doesn’t look like any of that has gone to his head at all. During New York’s game against the Mariners in Seattle on Thursday night, Judge played catch with a yo...

Charlie Strong is better suited to win at USF than he ever was at Texas

July 19, 2017

NEWPORT, R.I. - The moment Charlie Strong exited the podium after his final weekly news conference at the University of Texas, a swarm of his players enveloped him. They issued a rousing round of applause and formed a reception line for hugs to support their embattled coach. The moment immediately w...

Conor McGregor Reportedly Knocked Out In Sparring For Money Fight With Floyd Mayweather Jr.

July 18, 2017

Conor McGregors boxing career may not be getting off to a good start. On the heels of a high-profile, but mostly unappealing international world tour to promote his August 26 bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr., rumors have surfaced about McGregor’s inefficiency during sparring sessions. To put...

Redskins Screw Up Cousins Contract Again

July 18, 2017

One year ago, the Washington Redskins told Kirk Cousins to wait on a contract. Then they complained about his refusal of a team-friendly deal and having to pay Cousins $20 million in 2016 under the franchise tag. One year later? Cousins told the Redskins he wanted to wait. So in true Redskins fashio...

New York Giants front seven ranked No. 13 in NFL by Pro Football Focus

July 16, 2017

The New York Giants may have one of the best run-stuffing defensive tackles in Damon Harrison and two of the best pass rushing defensive ends in Olivier Vernon and Jason Pierre-Paul, but their front seven is still lacking. Or so says Pro Football Focus. Bet on NFL at USA Sportsbook ...

Derek Jeter desires to have total control complicates his Marlins bid

July 16, 2017

Future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter appears to be fighting an uphill battle in his bid to own the Miami Marlins, and that’s been complicated in no small part by his reported desire to run the entire show. Bet on baseball at USA Sportsbook According to Barry Jackson of the Mi...

2017 NFL Preview: No excuses for Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston

July 15, 2017

This is the season we will likely find out how good Jameis Winston can be.The signs over the first two seasons have been very good for the 2015 first overall pick, but not without some nits to pick. He has thrown too many interceptions, partially due to a tendency to force passes. He has no...

Ezekiel Elliott preparing response to NFL investigation

July 15, 2017

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has received a report from the NFL on its findings related to its investigation into a 2016 assault accusation against him and he is preparing a response to the league that is expected to be submitted sometime over the next week, sources told ESPN's Adam ...

Aaron Judge legendary Home Run Derby performance introduced the world to baseball's newest star

July 11, 2017

MIAMI – One hundred fifty years ago, when baseball was in its infancy, never could it have dreamed of a night like Monday, of a man like Aaron Judge. He does things to a baseball that defy comprehension and test the limits of physics and remind the jaded masses of the human body’...

2017 Home Run Derby: Start time, TV, live stream info, things to know

July 10, 2017

MIAMI - Monday night at Marlins Park, eight of baseball's very best sluggers will take their hacks in the 2017 Home Run Derby.Bet on 2017 Home Run Derby for MLB All-Star game. Thanks to the new format implemented two years ago, the Home Run Derby has regained a lot of luster and is genuine...

Aaron Judge breaks Yankees Joe DiMaggio rookie home run record

July 8, 2017

Aaron Judge breakes Yankees Joe DiMaggio home run record that many decades of legends couldn’t touch before the All-Star game. With his 30th home run in the Yankees 9-4 loss to the Brewers on Friday night, Judge surpassed Joe DiMaggio’s franchise record for the most home...

Belmont Stakes 2017: Odds and Handicapping

June 5, 2017

Bet on Belmont Stakes at USA Sportsbook as the field for the 2017 Belmont Stakes(G1) is almost full. The field of thirteen is will be drawn at 11:00 am on Wednesday at Rockefeller Center in Manhattan. Check out the suggested morning line odds and handicapping information for your Belmont Stakes bett...

Belmont Stakes 2017

May 20, 2017

Bet on the Belmont Stakes in Elmont, New York on June 10th at USA Sportsbook. Cloud Computing could face Always Dreaming and Classic Empire in the final jewel of the Triple Crown in what is known as the true test of a champion.Always Dreaming had a perfect trip in the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Dow...

Preakness Winner Cloud Computing Shocks Them All

May 20, 2017

After a dream trip behind the dueling favorites of the Grade 1 Preakness Stakes, Cloud Computing ran down 2-year old champion Classic Empire in the stretch to earn the blanket of black-eyed susans. Out of the gate, Always Dreaming went straight out for the lead from gate 4, and jockey Julie...

Always Dreaming faces new horses in Preakness Stakes

May 8, 2017

Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming will be shipped to Pimlico Race Course early Tuesday morning to face new horses in the 142nd Preakness Stakes on May 20. He is scheduled to arrive at Baltimore-Washington International Airport at 9:30 a.m. Un...

Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

May 8, 2017

Always Dreaming wins the Kentucky Derby. Heading into the final turn Always Dreaming drew off to a convincing win of three lengths. The Kentucky Derby victory gave the long-time team of trainer Todd Pletcher and jockey John Velazquez each their second victory in the Run for the Roses and their first...

Classic Empire Kentucky Derby Favorite

April 22, 2017

Classic Empire waited until the final major prep for the Kentucky Derby, the Arkansas Derby (G1) on April 15, to validate his status as Kentucky Derby betting favorite. He came back from a 70-day layoff to post a half-length decision at Oaklawn Park and is now the probable favorite for the first leg...

Kentucky Derby 2017 Early Full Field Preview

April 18, 2017

The 2017 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs early full field preview now that the Kentucky Derby prep races are complete. The Kentucky Derby prep races for the road to the Kentucky Derby began back in September 2016, when Not This Time won the Iroquois and ended on Saturday when the Two-Year-Old Cham...

2017 Kentucky Derby: 3 Things Learned During Florida Derby Weekend

April 4, 2017

2017 Kentucky Derby is just 5 weeks away. There are three big things we learned during the Florida Derby weekend on the road to the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.  The year was 2000 and Todd Pletcher was sending his first horse to the Kentucky Derby. As it turned out, Pletcher actually ...

Louisiana Derby 2017: Odds and Picks

April 1, 2017

The $1 million, Grade 2 Louisiana Derby today will either allow horses to prove they belong on the Road to the Kentucky Derby 2017, or it will prove other horses more deserving of a chance to step up and claim a spot in the starting gate on the first Saturday of May. Girvin enters tomorrow&...

Mastery wins San Felipe condylar fracture in left front leg

March 12, 2017

ARCADIA, Calif. - The joy trainer Bob Baffert felt at watching Mastery win his first start at age 3 on Saturday in the San Felipe Stakes at Santa Anita turned quickly to disappointment when the 3-year-old colt, one of the top prospects for the Kentucky Derby, was discovered to have a condylar fractu...

New England Patriots Win Super Bowl LI

February 6, 2017

The New England Patriots won Super Bowl LI or the Atlanta Falcons lost the game, either way it was sports at it's best.What an emotional game for both teams, the Atlanta Falcons were up 21-0 and lost a game they should have won. The same for the Patriots, they won a game that they really should hav...

Super Bowl LI: Reasons Why Atlanta Falcons Win

February 4, 2017

Reasons why the Atlanta Falcons will win Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas. If you are looking to bet on Super Bowl LI and the Atlanta Falcons they are currently the underdog +3 points on the spread. The Falcons had the top scoring offense this season and the Patriots allowed the fewest point...

Super Bowl LI: Reasons Why New England Patriots Win

February 4, 2017

Reasons why the New England Patriots will win Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas. The Patriots are online betting odds favorites +3 points and you can bet on Super Bowl LI at USA Sportsbook.ag It’s pretty much become impossible to bet against the New England Patrtios led by &ldqu...

49ers Bet on Shannahan and Lynch Super Bowl Week

January 31, 2017

HOUSTON - As fans bet on Super Bowl LI this weekend, it will be the San Francisco 49’ers who wager on Kyle Shannahan and John Lynch. As Shanahan made sure to point out Monday at the Super Bowl Media Night session, the contract hasn’t been signed yet but it’s go...

Gambling on Pro Football: NFL Move To Las Vegas

January 29, 2017

Gambling on pro football has changed as the NFL could move to Las Vegas where fans can bet on Super Bowl LI at a USA Sportsbook. How times have changed since Paul Hornung and Alex Karras each were suspended for the 1963 season for gambling on NFL games. When the league suspended Art Schlich...

Bet on Super Bowl LI: Referee and Officiating Crew

January 27, 2017

NEW YORK - Super Bowl LI referee’s have been announced for Houston, Texas. Bet on Super Bowl LI at USA Sportsbook. Carl Cheffers will be the head referee for the officiating crew for the game on Sunday, Feb. 5 at NRG Stadium are Dan Ferrell (umpire), Kent Payne (head linesman), Je...

Super Bowl LI: Tom Brady on President Trump Friendship

January 25, 2017

BOSTON - Just over a week before Super Bowl LI, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has opened up a bit on his friendship with President Donald Trump. The night before his Friday inauguration, Trump mentioned in a speech attended by Patriots owner Robert Kraft that Brady had called t...

New England Patriots advance to Super Bowl LI

January 23, 2017

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Super Bowl LI is the destination for the New England Patriots after easily defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers, winning the AFC Championship. After beginning the 2016 season suspended for four games for his role in the "Deflategate" scandal, Tom Brady relentlessl...

Bet on Super Bowl LI in Houston Texas

January 23, 2017

Bet on Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texas as the Atlanta Falcons face the New England Patriots. The NFC Champion Atlanta Falcons are returning to the Super Bowl for the first time since the “Dirty Birds” took the stage over 15yrs ago. The AFC Champion New England Patriots a...

Bet on NFL: AFC NFC Championship Games

January 21, 2017

Bet on NFL football this Sunday with the AFC and NFC Championship games at USA Sportsbook.  The Green Bay Packers are at Atlanta Falcons while the Pittsburgh Steelers are at New England Patriots. Now is a great time for NFL betting lines on our way to Super Bowl LI in Houston, Texa...

Microsoft Cortana picks NFL Conference Championship games

January 21, 2017

Microsoft Cortana, a virtual assistant that predicts the outright winner of every NFL betting line Bing, went 2-2 during the divisional round of the NFL betting playoffs to push its record to 5-3 during the playoffs. The algorithm, which correctly picked 64% of games during the regular seas...

NFC Championship Game: Julio Jones will be ready

January 20, 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Julio Jones is confident he will be ready Sunday when Atlanta Falcons play Green Bay Packers in the NFC championship game. Atlanta Falcons Julio Jones missed his second day of practice Thursday with a sprained left toe. Bet on NFL football NFC Championship game at USA ...

Packers at Falcons: Picks, odds, predictions for NFC Championship game

January 18, 2017

The Green Bay Packers travel to Atlanta to take on the Atlanta Falcons in this NFC Championship game. Aaron Rodgers will take on Matt Ryan in what is expected to be a shootout between two quarterbacks who have both had MVP caliber seasons. At USA Sportsbook you can bet on how many passing y...

Steelers at Patriots: Picks, odds, predictions for AFC Championship game

January 18, 2017

The Pittsburgh Steelers are at Foxborough MA to take on the New England Patriots for the AFC Championship game.  Big Ben Roethlisberger and Mike Tomlin with the Steelers defense will battle Tom Brady and Bill Belichick for a spot in Super Bowl LI. Two teams enter, one team advances...

Pittsburgh Steelers ready for New England Patriots after Tomlin speech

January 17, 2017

The Pittsburgh Steelers will get ready to face the New England Patriots but have more on their plate with this Mike Tomlin post game speech. "When you get to this point in the journey, man, not a lot needs to be said," Tomlin is heard saying. "Let's say very little moving fo...

Steelers beat Chiefs head to New England Patriots

January 16, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Kansas City Chiefs, advancing to New England Patriots for the AFC Championship game. Who needs to reach the end zone when you have Bell chewing up yards and the clock, and Boswell setting an NFL playoff record with six field goals? Thr...

Packers beat Cowboys on to Atlanta Falcons

January 16, 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Green Bay Packers beat the Dallas Cowboys and will advance in the NFL playoffs to take on the Atlanta Falcons in the NFC Championship. Rodgers threw a 36-yard pass to a toe-dragging Jared Cook on the sideline, and Mason Crosby kicked a 51-yard field goal on the next p...

Patriots record sixth straight AFC championship

January 16, 2017

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots are headed back to record 6th straight AFC championship game. Bet on NFL AFC Championship game and enjoy sports betting at USA Sportsbook. Dion Lewis had a 13-yard touchdown reception , a 98-yard kickoff return for a score, and a late 1-yard touc...

NFL Playoffs Schedule TV Listings Divisional Round

January 14, 2017

NFL playoffs schedule and tv listings for this weekend: Every divisional-round game will be a rematch from the regular season, the first time that's happened in six years.In the NFC, it's the Green Bay Packers at the Dallas Cowboys, and the Seattle Seahawks at Atlanta Falcons. In the AFC, it's th...

San Diego Chargers Moving To Los Angeles 2017

January 12, 2017

The San Diego Chargers are moving to Los Angeles and will now be the Los Angeles Chargers for the 2017 NFL Football season schedule.As first reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Wednesday night, and later confirmed by the team Thursday morning, the San Diego Chargers are planning to moving ...

Clemson Beat Alabama Wins National Title

January 10, 2017

TAMPA, Fla. - Clemson beat Alabama to win the national title in college football playoffs.Quarterback Deshaun Watson hit wide receiver Hunter Renfrow on a 2-yard touchdown pass with one second remaining to give the Tigers a 35-31 win in the College Football Playoff national championship game.The tou...

Bet on NFL Playoffs Lines For Wild Card Round

January 7, 2017

Bet on NFL playoffs with the combined point spreads of the four wild-card weekend games is 26, according to USA Sportsbook lines. That’s the highest that number has been since at least 2007, and most seasons it doesn’t approach 20.And the game with the lowest spread this weekend ...

World Junior Hockey Finals: Canada vs USA

January 5, 2017

MONTREAL, Quebec: 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship final game is set as Canada will face team USA in the Word Junior hockey finals. In their best game of the 2017 world junior championship, the Canadians dispatched the favored Swedes 5-2 in a semifinal showdown on Wednesday night. The victory set...

San Francisco 49ers: Louis Riddick New GM?

January 4, 2017

The San Francisco 49ers are looking at ESPN Louis Riddick, who played and scouted in the NFL for two decades, will be interviewing for the 49ers GM spot next week in New York, per ESPN Adam Schefter. Riddick, 49, has a fascinating background as a player and personnel man, working with a vas...

NFL Playoff Schedule: Matchups, times and TV info Super Bowl LI

January 2, 2017

Bet on Super Bowl LI at USA Sportsbook The NFL playoffs are set as 12 teams try to reach Super Bowl LI in Houston next Saturday as NFL wild-card weekend kicks off. See how the playoff field took shape, which teams received byes, and how the next two weekends' matchups and TV listi...

Dak Prescott to start Tony Romo to play

January 1, 2017

Tony Romo likely will play on Sunday, ESPN is reporting.The veteran quarterback won’t start for the Dallas Cowboys at Philadelphia, but is “expected” to sub out rookie starter Dak Prescott at some point, the network says.Prescott has had one of the best seasons by a fir...

Top NFL stories of 2016

December 31, 2016

The Top NFL Stories of 2016 saw some major events but is there any more than the NFL ratings drop off? Some topics that got sports fans across the spectrum talking are our picks for the 10 biggest NFL stories of the year. 10. Major playoff turnoverIf the playoffs started today, we&rsquo...

Improved Tax Regulations for Horse Racing Handicappers

December 30, 2016

There will be new improved tax regulations for horse racing handicappers. The Department of Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today issued newly proposed regulations relating to withholding and reporting with respect to pari-mutuel winnings. The 31-page Treasury document, entitled &ldq...

New England Patriots Willing To Trade Jimmy Garoppolo

December 29, 2016

The price tag for New England Patriots quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo would be a first- and fourth-round pick.  That’s what the Minnesota Vikings gave up for Sam Bradford a few months ago. That price is fair but would you give a first and fourth for Garoppolo?Jimmy Garoppolo...

Heaviest Player To Ever Throw Touchdown Pass In NFL

December 26, 2016

The heaviest player to ever throw a touchdown pass in the NFL is Dontari Poe of the Kansas City Chiefs. The Kansas City Chiefs couldn’t resist rubbing a little salt in the Denver Broncos’ wound.  It wasn’t enough that the Chiefs were on their way to a Week 16 w...

Edwin Encarnacion Signs With Cleveland Indians

December 23, 2016

Edwin Encarnacion agreed to a three year, $65 million deal with the Cleveland Indians on Thursday, sources told Yahoo Sports. Edwin Incarnation has been one of the most sought after free agents in the market this year so signing him is a big deal for the Cleveland Indians. In addition to th...

Cleveland Indians Desperately Want Edwin Encarnacion

December 22, 2016

The Cleveland Indians desperately want to signe MLB free agent Edwin Encarnacion. The Indians are in desperate need of a first baseman and Edwin Encarnacion is exactly who they want.  Edwin Encarnacion has been a hot commodity and has received several possible deals in the...

NFL Wild Card Race Standings

December 21, 2016

The New York Giants NFL playoff situation is simple, win and they're in! If not the need to avoid a three-way tie with the Detroit Lions and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. There are five things that can happen in week 16 of the NFL schedule that will get the New York Giants into the playoffs:&n...

NFL Playoff Picture 2017

December 18, 2016

Dallas Cowboys clinched a NFL playoff spot first while the Seattle Seahawks are the first team to clinch a NFL division title for the road to the Super Bowl. The New England Patriots, Kansas City Chiefs, Oakland Raiders, New York Giants and Detroit Lions all have a chance to clinch a playof...

New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman say Maddon misused him

December 17, 2016

NEW YORK - Aroldis Chapman feels Cubs manager Joe Maddon did not use him properly during the Chicago Cubs first World Series win since 1908. Brian Cashman was a genius, traded Chapman to the Cubs in July knowing he would be able to pick him up again after the season. He became a free agent ...

Seattle Seahawks Sent Message To Los Angeles Rams

December 16, 2016

The Seattle Seahawks players sent a message to the Los Angeles Rams that Pete Carroll is staying in Seattle. Jared Goff was absolutely drilled by Richard Sherman, knocking him out of the game and sending him in for concussion protocol. That was just one of the many messages the Seahawks pla...

Pegasus World Cup on NBC

December 15, 2016

Bet on Pegasus World Cup at USA Sportsbook and watch on NBC the inaugural running of the $12 Million USD Pegasus World Cup Invitational.The world’s richest Thoroughbred race will be contested on January 28, 2017 at The Stronach Group’s premier destination, Gulfstream Park in Hall...

Los Angeles Rams want to steal Pete Carroll from Seattle Seahawks

December 13, 2016

The Los Angels Rams want to steal Pete Carroll from the Seattle Seahawks. The Rams are wasting no time as Jeff Fisher was just fired 24hrs ago and both teams are still in the regular season. Multiple sources have confirmed that the Los Angeles Rams will look to steal Pete Carroll from the S...

Jeff Fisher Fired by Los Angeles Rams

December 13, 2016

Jeff Fisher has been fired by the Los Angeles Rams after five years as head coach and too many ugly losses. Fisher was fired this morning after losing 42-14 to the Atlanta Falcons yesterday. According to Marshall Faulk, Fisher lost the fans, the building, the alumni and clearly lost the tea...

Army Navy Betting Odds Bowl Game Kickoff Free Pick

December 11, 2016

Once again, Army vs. Navy kicks off College Football Bowl Game season.The College Football regular season officially ends traditionally with the Army and Navy football game. This year the game between Army and Navy will be held at M&T Bank Stadium in Maryland, home of the Baltimore Ravens.Th...

Edmonton Oilers Need An Enforcer

December 9, 2016

The Edmonton Oilers need a true enforcer to police the ice as Dave Semenko, Dave Brown, Marty McSorely and George Laraque did. Connor McDavid is done defending Brandon Manning for breaking his collar bone but who is defending McDavid? Following the game, McDavid sounded off.&ld...

Aroldis Chapman Signs With New York Yankees

December 9, 2016

Aroldis Chapman signs with New York Yankees with a five-year, $86-million contract on Wednesday night, the largest deal ever for a relief pitcher. Chapman, 28, returns to the Yankees as the best ninth-inning option in a crowded market that included Kenley Jansen and Mark Melancon. ...

Bryce Harper could be traded to the New York Yankees

December 7, 2016

Is it possible that Bryce Harper could be traded to the New York Yankees? As far fetched as it might sound it could be a reality. Bryce Harper won't become a free agent until 2018, but his days in Washington could be numbered thanks to the $400 million contract Harper is reportedly seeking.&nbs...

Colin Kaepernick Benched by San Francisco 49ers

December 6, 2016

San Francisco 49ers bench Colin Kaepernick who was surprised after only passing for 4 yards early in the 4th quarter. Colin Kaepernick made history but not in a good way. Kaepernick became the first quarterback in NFL history to be sacked 5 times and throw for less than five yards. ...

College Football Playoff Schedule odds and Free Picks

December 5, 2016

College Football Playoff Schedule odds and Free Picks as College Football Bowl Game season begins. Alabama is going to play Washington in the first round of the College Football Playoffs and the live odds at USA Sportsbook right now are Alabama favored by -16 points on the spread. ...

College Football Bowl Game Schedule and College Football Playoffs

December 5, 2016

College Football Bowl Game Schedule and College Football Playoffs are final.It will be 1) Alabama against 4) Washinton and 2) Clemson against 3) Ohio State in the College Football Playoffs battling for the College Football National Champioship.The college football bowl game selections took place Sun...

Pegasus World Cup Invitational

December 5, 2016

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL The Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream Park will be held on January 28th, 2017.  The first ever running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) is just the start of what organizers hope will be a horse race that contends with the Kentuc...

Paxton Lynch Denver Broncos Starting Against Jacksonville Jaguars

December 4, 2016

Paxton Lynch will make his second NFL start for the Denver Broncos against the Jacksonville Jaguars today. Paxton Lynch is starting for the injured Trevor Siemian who injured his foot in overtime last week against the Kansas City Chiefs and did finish the game. Trevor Siemien has b...

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December 3, 2016

Cousin Sal Sure Thing are Sal Iacono free picks for people bet on NFL football. Every week Cousin Sal will make his free picks for all readers and followers alike to help them place their wagers and hopefully have winning results for their football bets.Cousin Sal Sure Thing free picks for this week...

Bet on College Football Bowl Games and Playoffs

December 3, 2016

Bet on College Football Championship weekend for NCAA College Football Bowl Games selection. Championship weekend will decide who is in and who is out for the College Football Bowl Game schedule. The ACC, SEC, Mountain West, Big Ten and American all decided their conference championship tod...

NFL Referee Corrente Hands Cowboys Win Over Vikings

December 2, 2016

Once again an NFL referee decided the outcome of a football game by missing blatant penalties. Minnesota Vikings were down by eight points to the Dallas Cowboys when Sam Bradford hit Jerick McKinnon for a touchdown.  Attempting the two point conversion, Jeremiah Sirles was called f...

New York Giants Look For NFL Playoff Schedule

December 1, 2016

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - The NFL Playoff schedule is starting to take shape with the New York Giants in a great spot. The NY Giants can still win the NFC East with their chance to beat the Dallas Cowboys on Dec. 11. Even if the Giants can’t beat the Cowboys who have been on a tear they stil...

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November 30, 2016

USA Sportsbook.ag now offers live scores and odds for NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, Soccer and more. The USA Sportsbook live scores even offers box scores for quarters, periods and 1st half and second half for your prop bets and live wagering odds.  Feel free to check out our live scores and...

Baltimore Ravens beat Cincinnati Bengals improve Super Bowl Odds

November 28, 2016

Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh is a genius for his knowledge of the NFL rules. If you watched how the Baltimore Ravens beat the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday then you know exactly what I am talking about. The Ravens led 19-12 over the Bengals and with 11 seconds left on fourth dow...

College Football Playoff and Bowl Game Projections

November 27, 2016

College Football Playoff is here after the final week of the NCAA College Football regular season. Time for the College Football Playoff Bowl Game projections.  CFP Top 25 Results: Week 13RankSchoolResult1AlabamaW 30-12 v. No. 13 Auburn2Ohio StateW 30-27 v. No. 3 Michigan3MichiganL...

Bet on Grey Cup in Toronto

November 26, 2016

Bet on the Grey Cup at BMO Field in Toronto as the Calgary Stampeders face the Ottawa Redblacks on Sunday with USA Sportsbook. These two teams have taken very different roads to the finals. The Stamps had a historically good year and finished the regular season 15-2-1. Calgary then easily d...

New England Patriots Tom Brady Misses Second Practice

November 25, 2016

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady missed a second straight practice on Thursday due to a knee injury, the Boston Herald reported, putting his availability for Sunday's game in jeopardy. The origin of Brady's injury is unclear as he played the full game in Patriots' 30-17 win aga...

Gonzaga Ready For College Basketball NCAA Tournament

November 23, 2016

The Gonzaga Bulldogs have been thriving in Orlando for NCAA College Basketball Tournaments. A neutral-court victory over a ranked foe in the championship game. Blowout wins over coaching giants such as Maryland’s Gary Williams and Oklahoma’s Lon Kruger. Two trips to the ...

North Carolina Oklahoma State showdown

November 22, 2016

No. 4 North Carolina faces Oklahoma State in the semifinals of the Maui Invitational for college basketball on Tuesday at the Lahaina Civic Center in Lahaina, Hawaii. North Carolina (5-0) features a high-powered offense that averages 94.4 points per game. Oklahoma State (4-0) has been even ...

Jurgen Klinsmann fired by U.S. Soccer

November 22, 2016

Jurgen Klinsmann was fired by U.S. Soccer on Monday as both its mens national team head coach and technical director after five years, three months and 21 days. “He took pride in having the responsibility of steering the program, and there were considerable achievements along the ...

Thanksgiving NFL Football Schedule 2016

November 21, 2016

Bet on NFL Football at USA Sportsbook this Thanksgiving as we offer the complete Thanksgiving NFL Football ScheduleJoin now and receive 50% free cash on your first deposit at USA Sportsbook along with 5% cash back on NFL betting each month.Thursday, November 24, 2016Time(ET)GameLocation1:30 pmMinnes...

Washington Redskins humiliate Green Bay Packers and Julius Peppers Guaranteed Win

November 21, 2016

Prior to the Washington Redskins beating the Green Bay Packers this week it was Julius Peppers who came out publicly and guaranteed a win for his team this week.  Bet on NFL Football Thanksgiving Schedule at USA Sportsbook 2016. “Yeah, we’re going to ge...

North Carolina beat Hawaii in College Basketball

November 19, 2016

North Carolina coach Roy Williams guided his fifth-ranked Tar Heels to a win against Hawaii after his team struggled in the first half of College Basketball at the Maui Invitational..Isaiah Hicks scored 10 of his 16 points after halftime to lead five players in double-figures as North Carolina (4-0)...

Baltimore Ravens at Dallas Cowboys

November 19, 2016

This will be the fifth regular-season meeting with Baltimore Ravens leading the all-time series, 4-0. The Dallas Cowboys are the only team in the NFL that has not earned a victory against the Ravens, who have scored 30 or more points in three of the four games. Baltimore won the most previous matchu...

James Harden has triple double for Rockets

November 18, 2016

HOUSTON - In the NBA postgame locker room after the Houston Rockets' 126-109 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night, James Harden teased teammates, laughed about excess shower water caught in his beard and joked with reporters. It was a stark contrast from the more solem...

Luke Kuechly Knocked Out of Carolina Panthers Game

November 18, 2016

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly was knocked out literally from the the final few minutes against the New Orleans Saints on Thursday after suffering a concussion late during Carolina's 23-20 win. Luke Kuechly tackled on New Orleans Saints running back Tim Hightower but wasn't abl...

Carolina Panthers at New Orleans Saints Thursday Night Football

November 17, 2016

Carolina Panthers (3-6) host the New Orleans Saints (4-5) tonight for Thursday Night Football at Bank of America Stadium. Bet on NFL Football tonight at USA Sportsbook with the New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers, check our current NFL Odds. The NFC South rivals are battling fo...

Jared Goff NFL Debut For Los Angeles Rams

November 16, 2016

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Jared Goff is ready to show the Los Angeles Rams he was worth the wait. Goff will make his NFL debut Sunday when the No. 1 pick faces the Miami Dolphins as the Rams' starting quarterback. ''I think it's time,'' Goff said after practice Tuesday. ''I'...

Chicago Bears Can Finally Rebuild And Blow It All Up

November 15, 2016

We all know the Chicago Bears are rebuilding with a young defense and hoped that Jay Cutler and Alshon Jeffery could at least keep them in games and keep things respectable this season. Well that’s clearly gone out the window for this season which is good news contrary to popular opinion.&...

Ben Roethlisberger blames youth on Pittsburgh Steelers Roster

November 14, 2016

If you watched the Pittsburgh Steelers game they made a big comeback against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, scoring a touchdown with just over a minute left to play. It looked as thought the Steelers were going to be able to pull off the comeback victory when the rookie duo of Dak Prescott and Ezekie...

NFL against the spread picks: If the Patriots win this ...

November 13, 2016

There are not many great teams in the NFL. You can argue there are only two, if you want to include the Dallas Cowboys. Only one if you don’t. So there really aren’t too many teams that are going to challenge the New England Patriots this season (anything can happen in a...

Jim Harbaugh will stick with College Football despite NFL offers

November 12, 2016

Jim Harbaugh returned to coach College Football with Michigan after his time with the San Francisco 49ers in which he was a successful coach. The problem was never with his win column but the turmoil around him and tensions with ownership and upper management which drove him back to his alma mater M...

College Basketball Preview For March Madness

November 11, 2016

College Basketball preview of the top 25 teams looking to get into the March Madness NCAA Tournament. These top 25 teams will all try to make the sweet 16, elite 8 and final four on their way to national championship glory. #25 Texas Longhorns Shaka Smart spent his first year at Te...

Colin Kaepernick Chose Not To Vote For President

November 11, 2016

Colin Kaepernick chose not to vote for either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump in the 2016 Presidential Election. And no, Kaepernick didn’t vote for a third party, he simply chose not to vote. Colin Kaepernick kicked off the NFL season by kneeling during the national anthem due to ...

Is James Harden NBA Best Player

November 10, 2016

WASHINGTON - James Harden had to scurry off to the Houston Rockets team bus after another spectacular statistical performance, made even more remarkable because he made it look so routine. Security guard leading the way, Harden made his way down a hallway, where a misplaced mirror leaned up against ...

Tony Romo Or Dak Prescott For Dallas Cowboys

November 10, 2016

This year has been especially interesting with the Dallas Cowboys quarterback quandary. Dak Prescott has been playing out of his mind as a rookie while Tony Romo has been injured yet again this season.  In years past, when Tony Romo has gone down it’s been the end to the ...

Arrogate Defeats California Chrome in Breeders Cup Classic

November 9, 2016

ARCADIA, Calif. - California Chrome was cruising along on the lead, looking every inch the lauded veteran ready to polish his resume with another big victory. Trailing behind was Arrogate, the youngest horse in the field, brilliant but inexperienced. In a thrilling finish to Breeders' Cup ...

Norv Turner Reason For Leaving Minnesota Vikings

November 6, 2016

Norv Turner left the Minnesota Vikings in a move that seemed to come out of nowhere and without reason. We now have a clearer picture of Turner's decision to leave the Vikings. It also raises more questions. We still don't know the complete details behind Norv Turner's decision ...

Alabama Ready for LSU

November 5, 2016

BATON ROUGE, La. - Publicly, LSU running back Leonard Fournette has been largely silent about the perceived score he and the No. 15 Tigers have to settle with top-ranked Alabama. Bet on College Football at USA Sportsbook. The Tigers' powerful and explosive star running back - who ...

Bet on NFL Thursday Night Football Atlanta and Tampa Bay

November 3, 2016

Bet on NFL Thursday Night Football with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-4) hosting the Atlanta Falcons (5-3) in a rematch of Week 1.  Check out the current live online NFL betting odds. The Bucs won that game in week one but now, two months later, we have a clearer picture of ...

Bet on Breeders Cup at USA Sportsbook

November 3, 2016

Bet on Breeders Cup at Santa Anita Park with USA Sportsbook and receive more online handicapping and betting tips for free. Join now for your Breeders’ Cup betting and receive 50% free cash on your first deposit via Visa or Master Card with no membership fees.  In the bui...

Bet on World Series preview: Cubs and Indians look to end droughts

October 25, 2016

Bet on World Series of MLB Baseball at USA Sportsbook and receive 50% free cash on your first deposit. World Series of baseball betting is one of the most exciting events of the calendar year.  The stage is set! It took 162 regular season games, and an intense postseason, but the C...

New York Giants Beat Los Angeles Rams in London

October 24, 2016

The New York Giants took advantage of four interceptions thrown by Case Keenum to defeat the Los Angeles Rams 17-10 Sunday in the first NFL game played at London’s home of English rugby, a sold-out and rowdy Twickenham Stadium. Bet on NFL Football at USA Sportsbook to receive 50% ...

Patriots Let Steelers Beat Themselves

October 24, 2016

The New England Patriots let the Pittsburgh Steelers beat themselves in what was a game of blown and missed opportinities for the Steelers who should have won the game. The Pittsburgh Steelers faced an early 14-point deficit to the prohibitive Super Bowl favorites, and they were attempting to come b...

New York Giants mull kicker Josh Brown future

October 22, 2016

The New York Giants have yet to decide whether Josh Brown will stay on the team after admitting he abused his former wife, coach Ben McAdoo said Friday in a news conference that raised more questions about the franchise’s knowledge of the kicker’s off-field behaviour.Bet on NFL F...

Roethlisberger injury shows how key timing is to an NFL team's schedule

October 22, 2016

The New England Patriots at Pittsburgh Steelers matchup Sunday sure looked like NFL Game of the Year candidate. Then all of the air went out of it when Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger damaged his knee.Don’t get us wrong, it still could be a terrific meeting of the AFC’s t...

Brian Hoyer Injury Broken Arm

October 21, 2016

The Chicago Bears lost quarter back Brian Hoyer to a broken arm in the second quarter of Thursday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers. Brian Hoyer landed hard after being hit by the Packers’ Julius Peppers — a former Bear — and Clay Matthews an...

Packers quiet critics vs. Bears on Thursday Night Football

October 20, 2016

Jay Cutler vs. Aaron Rodgers. That was supposed to be headline of the Week 7  Thursday Night Football matchup when the schedule came out a few months ago. Maybe Cutler and the Bears could build on his success last season under Adam Gase ...

NFL Penalties for Celebration Rising

October 19, 2016

NFL penalties are up for celbrations after scoring touchdowns and big plays but this comes as no suprise to any of us familiar with the No Fun League aka National Football League. When Andrew Hawkins of the Cleveland Browns caught a touchdown pass against the New England Patriots in Week 5,...

NFL Concerned Over TV Ratings Decline

October 19, 2016

Bet on NFL Football Online at USA Sportsbook.The slide in NFL teams ratings could be as much a trend as a blip.The presidential campaign, the growing move away from cable, the increase in live streaming sports and competition from compelling baseball have all been given as reasons for a double-digit...

Dallas Cowboys: Jerry Jones on Quarterback Controversy

October 19, 2016

Everyone knows we’re coming to a flashpoint with the Dallas Cowboys and their quarterback situation, but the closer we get to a decision the murkier it gets. Following the Cowboys’ impressive and decisive victory against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field, C...

Chicago Bears need to stay focused

September 24, 2016

The Chicago Bears are in bad shape, very bad shape in fact.Bet on NFL Football Chicago Bears at USA Sportsbook.An 0-2 start could be spiraling toward an 0-4 first quarter of the season. This is the reality of the Chicago Bears right now. Their margin of error was razor thin coming into the ...

Two Denver Broncos Fined For Hits on Cam Newton

September 15, 2016

Two Denver Broncos defenders have been fined a total of $42,540 but not suspended for helmet-to-helmet hits on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton.The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the NFL hasn't announced the fines, said linebacker Brandon Marshall was fined $24,309 and ...

Bet on NFL: Week 2 Rankings

September 14, 2016

Bet on NFL Football at USA Sportsbook and receive 50% free cash on your first deposit for the 2016 NFL Schedule. The Patriots went to Arizona without Tom Brady, Gronk, their starting offensive tackles, and Rob Ninkovich. They turned the ball over twice, and still beat one of the final four ...

Teddy Bridgewater Injury Could End Season

August 31, 2016

The Minnesota Vikings held quarterback Teddy Bridgewater out of their second preseason game, in part to avoid any injury exposure. But they couldn’t keep him from suffering a significant and presumably season-ending knee injury in practice on Tuesday. The Vikings sent out an updat...

Denver Broncos Expected To Cut Mark Sanchez

August 29, 2016

Mark Sanchez’s time with Denver Broncos may be coming to an end. The 29-year-old quarterback did not play in the Broncos’ 17-9 win over the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday as starter Trevor Siemian and rookie Paxton Lynch took all the snaps. Now Sanchez is in dange...

49ers likely to cut Kaepernick for football reasons

August 29, 2016

Colin Kaepernick likely to be cut by San Francisco 49ers for football reasons and has suddenly become the most controversial player in the NFL because of his refusal to stand for the national anthem. But there may be another issue that could cost him his job in San Francisco: He’s not a ve...

Tony Romo Injury Might Cost Him Starting Job

August 29, 2016

The ship is going to sail on Tony Romo with the Dallas Cowboys someday. Maybe in the not so distant future, but that day isn’t today. Not with a broken back. Not even if today’s fracture turns into tomorrow’s broken season. But let’s take this moment ...

San Diego Chargers Sign Joey Bosa to 4 year Deal

August 29, 2016

Joey Bosa won’t be re-entering the 2017 draft after all. His holdout didn’t even last through the fourth preseason game. The San Diego Chargers announced they’ve signed Joey Bosa, the Ohio State defensive end who was the third pick of this year’s draf...

Joey Bosa rejects Chargers best offer

August 25, 2016

In 1991, the Philadelphia Eagles drafted Miami (Fla.) quarterback Craig Erickson in the fifth round. Erickson had injured his knee in a Hula Bowl practice and slipped in the draft so he decided to sit out all season and try the draft again. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers took him in the fourth round in 19...