Archive for March, 2019
HOW WE GOT THE ELITE EIGHT SHOWDOWN0
Michigan head coach Tom Izzo once again proved that he is one of the best in the business and is probably hall of fame bound when he finally decides to retire. Surely the only reason he is still coaching at his age is his love for the sport and for his players. He definitely out coached LSU in More >
THE THREE HUNDRED MILLION DOLLAR MEN0
Way back in 2001 the Green Bay Packers made their star quarterback, Bret Favre, the charter member of American professional football’s ‘one hundred million dollar club’. Favre became the first NFL player to sign a deal worth that staggering amount of money.
It seems almost humorous now that Favre’s More >
WELCOME BACK BASEBALL0
It’s finally here. After a seeming interminable spring time spent in the Grapefruit and Cactus Leagues, Major League Baseball finally celebrates opening day at ball parks all across the country.
The ‘Great American Pastime’ has returned in all its ceremony and pageantry, remembering the past and More >
THE SWEETEST OF SWEET SIXTEENS PART TWO0
Sweet Sixteen action continues on Friday from Washington, DC and Kansas City, MO with third seeded LSU first taking on Tom Izzo’s second seeded Michigan State Wolverines in DC as six point underdogs. The Wolverines are perennial participants in the ‘Big Dance’ although they have not made it out More >
THE SWEETEST OF SWEET SIXTEENS PART ONE0
While some might have found the buildup to the Sweet Sixteen round of the NCAA Basketball Tournament for 2019 a bit too predictable, what we have ended up with is the real cream of the crop for this weekend’s action.
We all like to pull for the dogs and marvel at a ‘Cinderella’ team like 12 More >
THERE IS ONLY ONE AUGUSTA NATIONAL0
Augusta National Golf Course is one of the most beautiful sports venues on the planet. It’s probably on more peoples bucket list than the Grand Canyon.
Spring is almost here and the PGA tour goes back to the Augusta National for the 2019 Masters in early April. No event in golf brings more More >
NCAA BASKETBALL SHENANIGANS0
Early in March, two former Adidas representatives were sentenced to jail time for conspiring to defraud the University of Louisville and the University of Kansas. These guys are supposed to be shoe salesmen. Something obviously got way out of hand.
Former Adidas Exec Jim Gatto and More >
GETTING STARTED IN THE BOOKMAKING BUSINESS0
If you have been considering the possibility of becoming a local bookmaker, on whatever level, there are a few things that you should consider going in.
The very first thing that you have to do is to be very careful as to how you go about it. To be a successful Bookmaker requires that you walk More >
UP TO DATE SOFTWARE MAKES BOOKMAKING EASY0
Today’s software for betting has now evolved to fill the needs of bookmakers of all sizes and requirements. Throughout the almost 20 years that Pay Per Head services have been in operation, sportsbook software providers have continually upgraded their products through both constant research More >
DUNDON MAKES $250,000,000 BET0
Dallas billionaire Tom Dundon, owner of the Carolina Hurricanes of the NHL, has assumed the chairmanship of, and a majority stake in, the fledgling Alliance of American Football league…and all it cost him was $250,000,000. Such a deal!
Earlier rumors of financial instability in the AAF were More >