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Damian Lillard NBA trade rumors: Knicks over Lakers

The idea of a split within the Portland Trail Blazers' talented backcourt continues to gain traction, this time with star point guard Damian Lillard.  After his backcourt-mate and shooting guard, CJ McCollum had been linked to a trade earlier this summer, there are rumors swirling that...

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 11:47am

Dalvin Cook Kerryon Johnson Fantasy Football avoid targets

Welcome back fantasy football fans! With training camps getting underway, it’s time to start getting ready to chase another championship. Today we have Dalvin Cook Kerryon Johnson Fantasy Football avoid targets advice. Don’t forget to check out Rotoballer.com for all of the tools you...

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 8:35am

Worst NHL jerseys of all-time by team

When it comes to uniforms of the major North American sports, NHL jerseys seem to coax some of the most drastic reactions from fan bases that seem to be more dedicated to logos and colors rather than the actual team.  It's understandable why though seeing as fans link a franchise's...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 1:52pm

Kawhi Leonard NBA rumors: Lakers favorite, Clippers lurking

Can you necessarily blame the NBA world to begin speculating on where stars like Kawhi Leonard will be landing next year?  After acquiring DeMarcus Cousins this offseason, the Golden State Warriors' embarrassment of riches became even more exorbitant as they continue to distance...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

Buccaneers Steelers Redskins NFL over under win totals

Metro recommends three more over/under bets in the NFL season win total market with a look at Buccaneers Steelers Redskins NBAL over under win totals and more.     Buccaneers Steelers Redskins NFL over under win totals Tampa Bay Buccaneers under 6 wins (-125)    Jameis...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 5:41pm

Sports betting Sports books raking in the money

A landmark Supreme Court ruling this past May, calling a federal ban on sports gambling unconstitutional, paved the way for New Jersey to legalize sports gambling in June. Well, early numbers are in and the Garden State should be extremely excited. According to analysts at PlayNJ.com, New Jersey...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 5:29pm

How do you play fantasy football Yahoo or ESPN?

Many in this country are down on the sport of football. The concussion crisis is just that – a bona fide crisis, and the back and forth with President Trump over kneeling during the National Anthem has become a tiresome sideshow. That said, pro football remains the most watched sport in this...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 5:09pm

New 2018 NFL Fantasy Football team names

There is an inconvenient truth that I must reveal to some of you diehard fantasy football owners. In the depths that is the deep, dark web, there are players, maybe even your friends, that spend more time thinking of a name for their fantasy football team than their actual draft strategy. ...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 12:33pm

Will DJ Durkin be fired this week? Latest on Jordan McNair

On Friday, ESPN published an explosive report about the “toxic culture” of the University of Maryland football program — one that allegedly is based on “fear and intimidation,” laced with “humiliation” and “extreme verbal abuse of players”...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 5:30pm

Saquon Barkley, Carson Wentz have top-selling NFL jerseys

Three New York players rule NFL jersey sales with two rookies helping set the pace in the top 10 most popular jersey bought across the country.   Saquon Barkley, fresh off 43 yards on four carries in his preseason debut on Thursday night, is the top selling jersey in the league according to...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 3:52pm

How did Jim The Anvil Neidhart die cause of death?

One of the founding members of the Hart Foundation, Jim “The Anvil Neidhart,” died Monday at the age of 63. Neidhart was a two-time WWF tag team champion with his brother in law Bret Hart as a part of the Hart Foundation. The Anvil also returned to the WWF in 1997 to join a larger Hart...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 2:26pm

Karl-Anthony Towns NBA trade rumors: Leaving Timberwolves?

Despite a promising core of players centering around star big man Karl-Anthony Towns, a loaded Western Conference is ensuring that the Minnesota Timberwolves could never become a legitimate championship threat.  It has posted the writing on the wall for star guard Jimmy Butler, who will...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 1:32pm

Khalil Mack NFL trade rumors: Giants, Jets, Packers

Oakland Raiders star defensive end Khalil Mack is still nowhere to be found as the NFL preseason got underway last week.  The 2016 NFL Defensive Player of the Year is currently in search of a new contract as the current deal that expires at the end of the 2018 season will pay him $13.8...

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 11:37am

Chris Sale proving to be best pitcher in MLB this season

There is usually a caveat attached to describing Chris Sale. “Best Red Sox pitcher SINCE Pedro Martinez.” “Best left-handed pitcher in baseball SINCE Randy Johnson.” The way things are going for the Red Sox ace this season though, he may soon prove to be incomparable....

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 5:50pm

Red Sox Yankees Astros World Series odds - Futures

Metro recommends bets and fades in the World Series futures market for three AL teams.   Boston Red Sox  Pre-deadline odds: 6.5-1  Current odds: 3.25-1    The Red Sox have played like the best team in baseball almost all season and have the top record in the majors. J...

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 5:42pm

Anthony Davis NBA Trade Rumors Sixers Lakers will be in hunt

The days of superstar NBA players staying put in one place for their entire careers are most definitely a thing of the past. In fact 13 of the 28 players named to NBA All-Star teams in 2018 have changed uniforms in the league at least once in their careers already. Considering that several of the...

Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 2:55pm

Free NFL Preseason Live Stream Patriots Redskins links

Finally, we get our first glimpse of the Patriots in pads against an actual NFL opponent following the most bizarre offseason in franchise history. The Pats will play a game on the Gillette Stadium turf for the first time since their thrilling AFC Championship game victory over the Jacksonville...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 8:32pm

2018 NFL Odds: Khalil Mack trade, Sam Darnold, Josh Allen

As the bulk of the NFL's preseason schedule gets underway this week, questions galore await all 32 franchises looking to bolster down a complete roster, starters and for some, the future of some star players.  One of the main talking points this summer has been an influx of rookie...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 2:31pm

Daily Fantasy Baker Mayfield Josh Allen Nate Sudfeld latest

Preseason football is an exciting time. Not only does it mark the first regulation football anyone’s seen since February, it’s quietly some of the best knowledge to take in as fantasy players. Of course, we don’t have to wait until the regular season to apply that knowledge...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 9:59am

Wrestling UFC rumors CM Punk WWE return at Summer Slam?

If WWE was going to bring back CM Punk, Summer Slam 2018 would be the absolute perfect event to do so. The current storyline of Brock Lesnar dumping his longtime advocate, Paul Heyman, shapes up perfectly for Punk to make his triumphant return to help out his former manager. Punk, of course, is a...

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 6:21pm