Archive | August, 2010

2010 US Open Odds and Things You Will Want To Consider

The U.S. Open hasn’t even started and there has already been set backs. Scheduled to begin one week from Monday, two of the tournament favorites won’t be lacing up their sneakers and giving it a go. Serena Williams who was the favorite this year won’t be playing due to a foot injury. Juan Martin Del [...]

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2010 Emmy Odds Announced

The 2010 Primetime Emmys will soon be upon us. They are set to air live, August 29th,. This will be the 62nd airing of the awards. Like always, the very best television programs, actors and actesses will duke it out for supremacy. This year most of our favorite entertainment sportsbooks are taking bets. We will [...]

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Bobby Thompson Has Died At Age 86

Bobby Thompson has died. The former baseball player was known for his “Shot Heard Round the World,” homerun in 1951. Monday, he passed away in Savannah, Georgia. He was 86 years young. Thompson’s death did not surprise those closest to him. His health had been failing the last few years. Though Bobby Thompson was not [...]

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Bryce Harper Signed With The Nationals

Bryce Harper just signed a contract to play for the Washington, Nationals. The young guy is a mere 17 years old, which isn’t that big of a deal considering that Major League Baseball routinely drafts players from the high school ranks. Bryce, however, is a bit different. He left high school two years early to [...]

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Favre Watch Is Over: Future Hall of Famer Will Return

This year was no different from the last few. Favre hemmed and hawed about whether or not he was coming back. Again, the media make a big deal over everything and anything that seemed like it may offer a clue regarding the 40 year old, future hall-of-famer’s plans. There was tons of talk about his [...]

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An Early Glimpse At The Chicago Blackhawks

This upcoming season the Chicago Blackhawks, the NHL defending champions, are the favorite to win the Stanley Cup. If you like to bet on hockey, NHL futures odds for the team are 11/2. However, their future doesn’t look as bright as it once did. Several of the team’s best players have been let go, including [...]

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Heisman Favorites For 2010: 5 Sleepers to Look For

Last year, Mark Ingram was the recipient of the very prestigious Heisman trophy. Though he won the coveted statue in December, it was his play in October against the South Carolina Gamecocks that some people believe, earned him the bronze statue. That game, he ran for an impressive 246 yards and scored the winning touchdown. [...]

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T.O. Becomes A Bengal

Chad Ochocinco and Terrell Owens have both been vocal about their desire to play together. It looks like the two NFL superstars finally got their wish. Terrell Owens officially signed with Cincinnati. He is now a Bengal. Football fans will now get to see if this pairing is a marriage made in heaven or a [...]

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Arod Finally Gets His 600th Homerun

Alex Rodriguez, better known as Alex Rodriguez, is once again in the news and this time not for dating a starlet. Alex Rodriguez has generated a great deal of buzz for his play against the Toronto Blue Jays. It was during this game that he hit his 600th homerun. Love him or hate him, Alex [...]

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Matt Garza Throws A No Hitter

Let’s take a look back a week ago at the latest in MLB no hitters. Matt Garza of the Tampa Bay Rays made both personal and franchise history when he threw a no-hitter in Monday’s game against the Detroit Tigers. It was Garza’s first and also the first time a pitcher had accomplished that for [...]

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