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The University of Arizona basketball team is one of the few bright spots out west where the Pac 12 is definitely enduring a down year. (Image: USAToday Sports)

How West Was Lost This College Basketball Season

March Madness could turn into March Sadness this year for college basketball teams and fans west of the Rockies. . Fourteen weeks into the season, no western teams are in the top 10. St. Mary’s (in California) and Gonzaga (in Washington) are Nos. 10 and 11, and are followed by […]

Luke Rockhold is facing Yoel Romero in the main event of UFC 221 in Perth, Australia Saturday. (Image: USA Today Sports)

Lackluster Lineup for UFC 221 Brings New Challengers into Mix

UFC 221 isn’t being held in Las Vegas or New York, but instead in Perth, Australia. The remote location and a lack of stars on the fight card makes this faraway fight night a little less bright. But the world will still tune in, knowing one of these fighters might […]

American Figure Skating Prodigy Nathan Chen Struggles in Olympic Debut

Nathan Chen may be one of the favorites to win a gold medal in men’s figure skating, but the 18-year-old American’s first appearance at the Winter Olympics got off to a rocky start during the team event on Thursday night. Chen fell once and failed to properly complete several elements […]

Who Were Winners and Losers in NBA Trade Deadline Swaps?

Usually a big trade benefits one team over the other, but the deal between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Los Angeles Lakers was a boon to both organizations. The defending Eastern Conference champions revamped their roster and satisfied their superstar LeBron James, while the Lakers rid themselves of expensive salaries […]

USA and Canada Given Best Gold Medal Odds in Women’s Hockey

Canada will look to win their fifth consecutive gold medal in women’s hockey at the 2018 Winter Olympics, but will face a stiff challenge from their American neighbors. Both Canada and the United States have medaled at every Winter Olympics since women’s ice hockey was introduced in 1998. After the […]

First Winter Olympics Medals to be Awarded on Saturday

When it comes to the Winter Olympics, a small subset of sports tend to get most of the attention. But while sports such as hockey and curling are just getting underway, and traditional fan favorite figure skating begins with the less-heralded team event, many other events will start awarding their […]

Rafael Nadal suffered an injury at the Australian Open but he believes he will be ready to defend his title at the French Open in May. (Image: Reuters)

Injured Rafael Nadal Still Favorite to Win French Open

Despite a mild hip injury Rafael Nadal is the overwhelming favorite to win the men’s singles title at this year’s French Open. The 31-year-old Spaniard has captured the championship 10 times, including last year’s straight set victory over Stan Wawrinka. The No. 1 ranked player in the world is a […]

Olympic Figure Skating Offers Betting Options on Team Competition

Most people don’t think of Olympic figure skating as a team event. After all, the marquee events are the women’s and men’s individual competitions, with pairs skating also getting some attention. But the action begins with the team competition on Friday, when skaters from different disciplines will work together to […]

Should the transaction go through as expected, Geguri will become the first female player on an Overwatch League roster. (Image: geeksofcolor.co)

Esports: Meet Kim ‘Geguri’ Se-yeon, First Female Pro in Overwatch League

The Overwatch League is expected to see its first female player join a roster, as Kim “Geguri” Se-yeon has reportedly been signed by the Shanghai Dragons. According to ESPN, multiple sources including Dragons players say Geguri and two other South Korean pros, Lee “Fearless” Eui-Seok and Cheon “Ado” Ki-hyun, will […]

Dustin Johnson is seeing his value improve for fantasy golf players, and also could make a good bet at the sportsbook. (Image: FantasyLabs)

Two-Time Winner Dustin Johnson Top Pick at Pebble Beach Pro Am

The success Dustin Johnson has had at the Pebble Beach Pro Am makes him a natural choice by odds makers to win this week at the famed tournament. The two-time winner has been installed as an 11/2 favorite to capture the event for a third time. Though they are a […]