The English Premier League continues quickly after this weekend's battles. We have a new batch of games scheduled for this midweek, and the biggest among them is the London Derby between Chelsea and Arsenal. If you remember, this matchup was on the first day of the New Year, and Chelsea won it on the road. … Read More... about London Derby: Chelsea vs. Arsenal Preview, Odds and Prediction
Between covering the NFL playoffs, NBA regular season, college football bowl season, and keeping up with offseason baseball transactions for my dynasty fantasy league - I do not begin writing on college basketball until January. It is just as well. With so much turnover at the top of college basketball predicting long-term outcomes too early in the season will portray … [Read more...] about Early March Madness Thoughts and Tempting College Hoops Futures Lines
The biggest candidate for the No.1 in the upcoming NBA draft, James Wiseman, decided to leave his Memphis Tigers, and start preparing for the pros all by himself. It is by far the most unexpected news this year, which will have a massive impact on the NCAA landscape. Wiseman revealed the news earlier today on his Instagram account. "Today, I formally withdrew from the … [Read more...] about James Wiseman Drops NCAA Basketball, Starts Preparing for NBA by Himself
Duke Blue Devis, the current No.1 seed in the NCAA, suffered a massive upset against Stephen F. Austin. The Lumberjacks have defeated one of the most prominent basketball programs in the USA, and they did it in Durham. In the end, the final result was 85-83 for the guests after overtime. The hero of the guests was Nathan Bain, who scored a buzzer-beater to silence Cameron … [Read more...] about Duke Blue Devils Suffer Sensational Upset, Stephen F. Austin Wins, 85-83
No.2 Kentucky Wildcats defeated No.1 Michigan State Spartans in the Champions Classic tonight. John Calipari's guys were better than the Spartans, 69-62. The Wildcats were leading in all but the opening 26 seconds, denying every push of the rival, and successfully controlling the match. They've defended the three-point line well, allowing only 5 threes in 26 tries for the … [Read more...] about Freshman Maxey Leads Kentucky to a Win Over Michigan State, 69-62
Tony Bennett reached his dream. The NCAA championship title. But not only that, he removed the label of a loser from himself earned during the previous NCAA tournament. One of the best coaches in college basketball at the moment, crowned his career with a trophy he fully deserved. After almost a decade on the bench of the Cavaliers, he brought them the first national … [Read more...] about Tony Bennett: “Defeat Against UMBC Bought Us a Ticket Here”
The Virginia Cavaliers showed what are they all about. After writing history last season, they wrote it again in this campaign. But there is a big difference. The Cavs are now the champs! They have defeated Texas Tech Red Raiders in the NCAA championship game after overtimes, 85-77, and clinched their first title. Last season they became the first No.1 in the history of … [Read more...] about Virginia Cavaliers Win the NCAA Title For the First Time !
While we write this article, some 11 hours are separating us until the climax of this NCAA season. The Virginia Cavaliers and the Texas Tech Red Raiders are meeting in one of the most unexpected finals in the history of college basketball. And there were a lot of surprises over the course of time. So who's it gonna be? Tony Bennett or Chris Beard? Kyle Guy or Jarrett … [Read more...] about Virginia or Texas Tech? Who Will Become Immortal?
Most of Baylor's players were just babies when Kim Mulkey became the head coach of the Lady Bears back in 2000. Some of them were learning to talk, others were saying their first words. It is maybe why the 56-year old became so emotional after the national championship game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and started crying. "Wow," she said and stopped for a moment. … [Read more...] about Baylor’s Kim Mulkey: “After Losing Lauren Cox We Weren’t Supposed to Win”