Month: January 2016

Soccer Superstar Neymar Jr. Fined for Unpaid Taxes in Brazil†

Neymar Jr. is one of the most famous athletes on the planet. With more than 21 million Twitter followers, he’s behind only LeBron James and fellow Brazilian soccer star Kaka in terms of social media fans. Predicted to eventually become the best competitor to ever play the game by f√ļtbol […]

Las Vegas Odds Favor Carolina Panthers Over Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50

If you believe the Las Vegas odds, fifth-year NFL quarterback Cam Newton will lead his Carolina Panthers over future Hall of Famer Peyton Manning’s Denver Broncos when the two meet on February 7 in Santa Clara, California, for Super Bowl 50. If you don’t believe the odds, well, it’s time […]

New England Patriots Favored to Win Super Bowl 50

The New England Patriots will win Super Bowl 50 if bettors in Las Vegas are correct. The defending NFL champions are favored for this Sunday’s matchup against the Denver Broncos and are expected to beat the NFC Champion regardless of whether it’s the Carolina Panthers or Arizona Cardinals. The Patriots […]

Tennis Match-Fixing Scandal Rocks Sport, Integrity Unit Discredits Claims

Suspicions of tennis match-fixing has long plagued the sport, but this week the BBC and BuzzFeed News are claiming they have obtained evidence to prove that corruption is widespread and rampant among the world’s fourth most popular sport. As reported back in July, a 2007 match between Martin Vassallo […]

DraftKings and FanDuel to Continue Operating in New York Following Ruling

DraftKings and FanDuel have obtained the much-needed lifeline they were seeking to remain existent in New York. On Monday, a panel of judges in the state’s Supreme Court Appellate Division ruled that the daily fantasy sports (DFS) operators will be allowed to continue offering contests to the general public as […]

Undefeated Clemson Tigers Underdogs in National Championship Against Alabama

The Clemson Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide will duel for the National Championship on January 11 in Glendale, Arizona. The top-ranked Tigers are a perfect 14-0 on the year and haven’t lost a game since November 15, 2014. They still aren’t favored to win the College Football Playoff (CFP) National […]