Ed Scimia

Ed Scimia covers gaming industry matters related to sports betting, and is the author of seven books – including Catching Fish: Your Practical Guide to Beating $1/$2 No-Limit Texas Hold'em Games, Gambling Essentials: The Knowledge You Need to Play Popular Casino Games, and So Bad It’s Good: More than 50 Great Films for Your Bad Movie Night. Ed has previously covered chess for About.com, poker for CardsChat News, and is an assistant coach for the Yale curling team.

Brazil defeated Argentina 2-0 in the semifinals of the 2019 Copa America on Tuesday, and will now face Chile or Peru in the final. (Image: Washington Alves/Reuters)

Brazil Shuts Down Argentina, Messi to Reach Copa America Final

Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino each scored to help lead Brazil to a 2-0 victory over Argentina in their Copa America semifinal match on Tuesday night. The victory will send Brazil through to the final on their home soil, while also continuing Argentina’s drought of over 25 years in international […]

Christian Pulisic and the United States are heavily favored to get past Curacao in the Gold Cup quarterfinals on Sunday. (Image: Bruce Kluckhorn/USA Today Sports)

United States Wary of Dangerous Curacao Side in Gold Cup Quarterfinals

The United States is heavily favored in its Gold Cup quarterfinal match against Curacao in Philadelphia on Sunday night, but that doesn’t mean the US men are looking past their next opponent. The Americans are the defending champions in the Gold Cup, and are perfect so far in the tournament, […]