Archive for May, 2019
James Harden and the Houston Rockets knew that they had a chance to beat the reigning champion Golden State Warriors in the NBA semi-finals this year, and they played like it, right up until the fourth quarter of game 6 on their own home court when super star Seth Curry took over in a whirlwind of More >
The sign outside the entrance to the Bethpage Black golf course sets the tone for the upcoming PGA Championship. It says, “WARNING-The Black Course Is An Extremely Difficult Course Which We Recommend Only For Highly Skilled Golfers”.
Fortunately, there will be an abundance of highly skilled More >
While college football and basketball are national passions, college baseball is just now coming into its own, and becoming an attractive wagering option for many bettors as well. The level of sophistication and competition has risen in recent years to bring university level baseball into the More >
If you are just now tuning in on the NBA finals, you’ve come at the right time. The prelims are over and the only guys left in serious competition are all out to win the NBA championship for 2019. They are big and they are strong. This is where we separate the champions from the contenders.
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There is a whole new bag of tricks available for the professional bookmaker these days. The era of the smoky sports bar, the pay phone on the back wall and the roll of quarters has given way to the iPad and the SmartPhone.
Even your old trusty beeper and cell phone have been made obsolete by the More >
Is it still true in 2019 that Major League Baseball is Americas’ pastime? It could be, hard to tell anymore. There is so much glitter and glamour in the media these days that it’s difficult to cull the relevant from the flotsam. But MLB is still going strong after almost 150 years.
Baseball has More >
The NFL had to do something. In addition to the obviously needed rule change to allow video replay review on pass interference calls, such as the one that kept the New Orleans Saints out of the Super Bowl last year, there were a few other significant changes made in the NFL Rule Book for More >