Sports Betting

NASCAR Restrictor Plate Race at Talladega Will Get Even Slower

There have been nine races so far on the NASCAR circuit and Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch have won six of them. Neither, however, is the favorite to win this Sunday’s Geico 500 at famed Talladega Superspeedway, and even more drivers might be in the mix because of a decision […]

After a nearly month-long break after finishing tied for 32nd at the Masters, Tiger Woods will play the next two tournaments. (Image: Getty)

After Month Break, Tiger Woods Commits to Consecutive Tournaments

Tiger Woods decided it was time to get back on the golf course. The 42 year old committed on Thursday to play back-to-back events beginning next week with the Wells Fargo Championship, followed by the Players Championship. The Wells Fargo will be the first event since he finished tied for […]

Canelo Alvarez, seen at a weigh-in for his fight against Cesar Chavez Jr. last May, tested negative for clenbuterol in his hair follicles. (Image: AP)

Canelo Alvarez Hair Test Comes Back Negative for Clenbuterol

Since failing two drug tests in February, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) has maintained that he only tested positive for the banned drug clenbuterol due to eating contaminated meat while in Mexico. While many have been understandably skeptical of that idea, new testing results may have lent credence to […]

President Trump Gets Political in Tweet Supporting 2026 World Cup Bid

President Donald Trump tweeted in support of the US-led 2026 World Cup bid on Thursday, while also seemingly threatening nations that didn’t throw their support behind the effort. The United States is leading a joint bid with Mexico and Canada to bring the 2026 FIFA World Cup to North America, […]

Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers were picked to be a World Series contender, but they have faltered so far this season. (Image: Getty)

Dodgers Dive Down Division Deeply Disturbing

The Dodgers struggling season continued and their latest embarrassment also broke a record. Los Angeles lost to lowly Miami on Wednesday after being posted as huge favorites. According to BetLabSports, a company that runs a sports betting database since 2005, it was the biggest favorite to lose since the Washington […]

The Raiders, who will be moving to Las Vegas for the 2020 season, made their late-round picks for the NFL Draft at the famous Welcome to Las Vegas sign on the Strip last year, and got Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval to help. (Image: Las Vegas Review-Journal)

Teams Spicing Up NFL Draft Day 3 with Picks at Exotic Locales

The NFL Draft has become big business, but after the first round, interest tends to tail off, which is why teams have come up with unusual ways to keep fans watching. Unusual places for Saturday’s picks have now become commonplace and organizations are trying to outdo one another. ESPN treats […]

Las Vegas Aces, Oddsmakers Betting A’ja Wilson Turns Team Around

A’ja Wilson, the newest member of the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces, wasn’t disappointed going to a team that has had the worst record three consecutive years. The No. 1 overall pick in the WNBA Draft doesn’t believe they will be in the cellar in 2018. The team’s season begins on […]

David Juras plays at an ITF Futures Tour event in Trnava, Slovakia. The Independent Review Panel said small events like these are most prone to match fixing. (Image: Empire Tennis Academy)

Independent Review Panel Finds Systemic Integrity Issues in Professional Tennis

A two-year investigation into corruption in the professional ranks of tennis by the Independent Review Panel has found that there is a “tsunami” of integrity issues in the sport, particularly at lower levels of the game. The Independent Review Panel published their findings on Wednesday. The investigation had been ongoing […]

AT&T Stadium is all set for the NFL Draft, which begins Wednesday evening. (Image: Facebook)

Internet Sportsbooks Offer Hugging, Crying Prop Bets for NFL Draft

Already made your bet on which quarterback will go first in the NFL Draft and you are looking for more unique action? The internet sportsbooks have you covered. Sites like BetDSI have listed several unusual proposition wagers to go along with the standard offerings. The NFL Draft, which begins Thursday […]

Pete Rose, seen managing a game for the Reds in 1989, is alleged to be heavily in debt to casinos and the IRS according to court documents filed by his estranged wife. (Image: AP)

Pete Rose’s Wife: Autograph Earnings Support His Heavy Gambling Habit

The estranged wife of baseball legend Pete Rose has alleged in court documents that he is still making more than a million dollars a year from autograph signings, and that he spends most of that money on gambling. According to TMZ, these and other allegations are included in new divorce filings […]

PGA Team Format Catching on with Players at Zurich Classic

The Zurich Classic was in a tough spot on the PGA Tour schedule. Three weeks after the Masters and two weeks before the Players Championship, many golfers at the top of the Official World Golf Rankings (OWGR) were skipping the event. Some were still recovering from the mental and physical […]

Bayern Munich Hosts Real Madrid in Blockbuster Champions League Semifinal

Two of Europe’s most formidable soccer clubs will face off on Wednesday, as Bayern Munich plays host to Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League semifinal. Real Madrid are the most successful club of all time in European competition, having won the UEFA Champions League or the […]

Gronkowski, named after Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, was pulled from the Kentucky Derby because of an infection. (Image: Getty)

Gronkowski (the Horse) Will Not Race in Kentucky Derby Due to Infection

Gronkowski, named after New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, is out of the Kentucky Derby after suffering an infection. Trainer Jeremy Noseda made the decision on Monday to not send the 3-year-old colt to Churchill Downs from where he was training in England. “We’ve had a minor setback and […]

Liverpool and Roma Meet in Unexpected Champions League Semifinal Match

Neither Liverpool nor Roma were expected to get past their prestigious opponents in the Champions League quarterfinal round. But not only have the two clubs reached the final four of European soccer, they will now face off for a spot in the Champions League final. Roma made it to the […]