This weekend, São Paulo receives one of the main events of the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive calendar year, the Blast Pro Series. Less than a month after the finale in Katowice (Poland), six of the eight best teams in the world will for Supremacy at the Ibirapuera Gymnasium for a total prize of $ 250,000. Apart from the undisputed kings of CS: GO, Astralis, we have … [Read more...] about Astralis vs FaZe – BLAST Pro Series São Paulo
After a relatively calm Thursday, I would bet that most of our brackets are still in tact. Murray State over Marquette was the only real upset, but many saw that one coming. 8 Second Round matchups have been set in stone for Saturday. I want to focus on a juicy 3-6 battle out of the East - Maryland vs LSU. I’ll break down how the two teams wound up meeting, how they stack … [Read more...] about Tigers vs Terps – Who Will Be Moving On?
It would be remiss to say that #1 Region seeds Duke, Virginia, and North Carolina are feeling extra pressure due to any events that occurred on Thursday. All 3 Atlantic Coast Conference powerhouses are set to tip-off their March Madness bids on Friday, and all are already under intense scrutiny and surrounded by NBA Draft and national-title buzz. But gamblers who bet big on … [Read more...] about The ACC Has Not Had a Marvelous Start at the NCAA Tournament
I once had a polite-but-candid chat with a Geico executive on a flight to California. Feeling from him a certain urging to speak my mind, I said that while some Geico commercials would go down as classic works of pop art, others were stupid and idiotic and I understood nothing of the writers’ attempts to be funny. “That’s perfect,” the man said. “Why?” “Because we … [Read more...] about Vegas Favors Citizens and Reds, Predicts MUFC Stumble in Champions League Q-Finals
Some jaded readers may joke that WagerBop is including First Four recaps in our March Madness Round-of-64 previews because the 65th through 68th entries in the NCAA Tournament are not important enough to warrant recaps of their own. Of course that’s not exactly true – a pair of #6 seeds must now contend with #11 seeds out of the opening mini-tourney, #11 seeds which have the … [Read more...] about NCAA Tournament Midwest Region: UNC, Kentucky Must Outlast 3rd-Seeded Houston