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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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Angels make heavenly move, acquire Dan Haren

Baseball betting fans better take note of some of the latest blockbuster trades.  The Los Angeles Angels have added a new player to the roster and he is one of the league’s best. Dan Haren, a right handed picture has been sent to Los Angeles from the Arizona Diamondbacks. In order to acquire him, the [...]

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Betting Odds For Week 1 of the NFL

American Football betting is one of the most popular forms of betting in the United States.  Week 1 of the NFL season will soon be upon us and along with it, lots of excitement and plenty of questions. For many people, whether or not Brett Favre comes back for Minnesota is a hot topic. A [...]

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