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Best Bets for Gold Medal Count at the 2016 Summer Olympics

Best Bets for Gold Medal Count at the 2016 Summer Olympics

Another four years means another Summer Olympic Games, but this time we head to the Southern Hemisphere and a very hot and balmy Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. There will be quite a few willing combatants for the top spot in the gold medal... 
Consortium from China Buying 13% Share in Manchester City Club

Consortium from China Buying 13% Share in Manchester City Club

A consortium of company from China will invest $400 million for a minority share of the Manchester City FC football (soccer) franchise, as buyers from China search the globe for assets involved in entertainment. Citic Capital Holdings... 
Russia Calls Doping Allegations Groundless

Russia Calls Doping Allegations Groundless

Russia has sharply rejected the allegations that it has a state sponsored doping program for its athletes dismissing those claims by the overseers of sport as groundless and not supported by and evidence that is clear cut. This response... 
FIFA Unraveling Even More

FIFA Unraveling Even More

The FIFA front office will be a bit emptier for a while as Sepp Blatter the president and some of his lieutenants were suspended. On Thursday, at the world headquarters of the world’s most popular sport a number of top officials... 
Brains Tested of Former Players in the NFL Continue Trend of CTE

Brains Tested of Former Players in the NFL Continue Trend of CTE

Researchers who are researching a degenerative form of disease in ex-NFL athletes say that 11 of the 12 brains of dead former players that were tested during the last year had showed signs of the development of chronic traumatic encephalopathy... 
Jason Day’s Failures Prepared Him for Winning the PGA Championship

Jason Day’s Failures Prepared Him for Winning the PGA Championship

Australian Jason Day believes that the previous near misses on the golf course prepared him to keep his nerves in check so he could win Sunday’s PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin. The 27-year old had finished... 
Golden State Defeats Cleveland to Win NBA Finals

Golden State Defeats Cleveland to Win NBA Finals

The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 6 of the NBA Finals to win the NBA Championship. It is the first time since 1975 the franchise has won the NBA title. Players formed a mob at center crowd following... 
Alerts Issued by Interpol After Blatter Resigns

Alerts Issued by Interpol After Blatter Resigns

On Wednesday, Interpol issued wanted people alerts for four corporate executives and two former senior officials with FIFA, just a day after the surprising resignation of Sepp Blatter the President of soccer’s world governing body. As... 
Jets Charge Patriots with Tampering

Jets Charge Patriots with Tampering

The NFL’s New York Jets and AFC East rivals the New England Patriots have cornered the vindictiveness market. This week, the Jets filed what is considered a tampering charge in retaliation against the Patriots, according to a number... 
Top Athletes from France Killed When Helicopters Collide

Top Athletes from France Killed When Helicopters Collide

Three sports stars from France were amongst 10 people killed in a collision of two helicopters in Argentina Monday night, said authorities. The two helicopters were reportedly heading to a northwestern Argentina gorge to film a reality... 
Kurt Busch Exhausts Appeals, Suspended for Daytona 500

Kurt Busch Exhausts Appeals, Suspended for Daytona 500

A final appeal upheld the suspension by NASCAR on Saturday night of Kurt Busch from the Daytona 500. Bryan Moss the President of Gulfstream made the final decision that ended the slim hopes for Busch of racing on Sunday in NASCAR’s... 
Patriots Win Fourth Super Bowl, First in 10 Years

Patriots Win Fourth Super Bowl, First in 10 Years

The New England Patriots made a huge stand at the goal on Sunday night in Super Bowl XLIX, which culminated in the interception by Malcolm Butler at the goal line with just 26 seconds left in the game. With the win, New England proves... 
Super Bowl: 1.25 Billion Chicken Wings Will Be Consumed

Super Bowl: 1.25 Billion Chicken Wings Will Be Consumed

Forget about the GoDaddy ad that has raised controversy and the deflategate. The big story of Super Bowl XLIX is about what Americans are estimated to spend in celebrating the big games. According to the National Retail Federation,... 
Clayton Kershaw wins 21st Game and Helps Clinch NL West

Clayton Kershaw wins 21st Game and Helps Clinch NL West

The Los Angeles Dodgers clinched the National League West division on Wednesday night behind another dominating performance by southpaw ace Clayton Kershaw who won his 21st game. On Wednesday, the magical season that Kershaw has enjoyed... 
Peterson Indicted For Child Abuse

Peterson Indicted For Child Abuse

Texas authorities said Minnesota Vikings player Adrian Peterson turned himself in to law enforcement after being indicted on a charge of child abuse. Peterson used a branch to discipline his child. He was quickly deactivated by the... 
Derrick Rose Returns as Brazil Routed by U.S.

Derrick Rose Returns as Brazil Routed by U.S.

Derrick Rose the All-Star guard for the Chicago Bulls made a triumphant return to the basketball court for Team USA. He played in his first game in more than 9 months. Rose was rusty, which is understandable but he helped the Americans... 
Boaters Give Back: Making a Difference with Your Boating Skills

Boaters Give Back: Making a Difference with Your Boating Skills

Boaters are a generous bunch and you’ll often find boating enthusiasts helping fellow boaters and organizations that are instrumental in giving back, either to the boating community or to local communities as a whole. However, some... 
Tony Stewart Kills Dirt Track Driver

Tony Stewart Kills Dirt Track Driver

Tony Stewart a NASCAR driver struck and killed another driver that had been walking on the track during a race on a dirt track in New York, said authorities on Sunday. The incident took place on Saturday night at the Canandaigua Motorsports... 
Klinsmann’s Young Players Showed They Belong

Klinsmann’s Young Players Showed They Belong

The U.S. was knocked out of the World Cup on Tuesday by Belgium 2-1 in extra time. However, there were plenty of signs that good things are on the horizon for the Americans. Veteran goalkeeper Tim Howard made 16 saves, some of them... 
Tony Gwynn Dies of Cancer Aged 54

Tony Gwynn Dies of Cancer Aged 54

Tony Gwynn the former All-Star in Major League Baseball and a member of the Hall of Fame has died at the age of 54. Gwynn spent each of his 20 years in the majors with the San Diego Padres of the National League. Gwynn was on medical... 
Ballmer to Acquire Clippers for $2 Billion

Ballmer to Acquire Clippers for $2 Billion

Former CEO of Microsoft Steve Ballmer has reached an agreement to purchase the NBA Los Angeles Clippers for the price of $2 billion. Ballmer reached the agreement with Sterling Family Trust, said Shelly Sterling. It is still uncertain... 
Sportsbooks: Pacers on the Verge of Elimination

Sportsbooks: Pacers on the Verge of Elimination

The Indiana Pacers were pushed to the brink of elimination on Monday night, when they lost to the Atlanta Hawks in Game 5 of their best of seven first round NBA Eastern Conference playoff series. Atlanta now leads the series 3-2. The... 
Sterling’s Remarks Have Changed Everything

Sterling’s Remarks Have Changed Everything

Everybody in the organization of the Los Angeles Clippers franchise knew the type of person Donald Sterling the owner is. He was the one cloud hanging above the franchise that seemingly finally had its stars all aligned perfectly. Some... 
Bubba Watson Wins Second Green Jacket

Bubba Watson Wins Second Green Jacket

Bubba Watson celebrated his win on the 18th green at the Masters on Sunday by high fiving the patrons at the Augusta National Country Club. The kind of celebration of a win that is so Bubba-like would have been relished by many two... 
THE LONDON TRIATHLON KEEPS THE OLYMPIC SPIRIT GOING

THE LONDON TRIATHLON KEEPS THE OLYMPIC SPIRIT GOING

It is frightening to think about how much time has passed since London hosted the most recent Olympic Games. London 2012 became such a big part of our collective lives before and during the event, yet it is two years back in history... 
UConn defeats Kentucky for the National Championship

UConn defeats Kentucky for the National Championship

Shabazz Napier ended his collegiate basketball career with 22 points and the Most Outstanding Player award in the Final Four. The senior guard for the Connecticut Huskies helped his team defeat the Kentucky Wildcats 60-54 to win the... 
Major League Baseball Opens Season in Australia

Major League Baseball Opens Season in Australia

The regular season for Major League Baseball opened down under when the Los Angeles Dodgers played the Arizona Diamondbacks. Opening the season in Australia had little effect on a near certainty in baseball: Clayton Kershaw’s pitching... 
Lakers Experience Worst Loss in History of Franchise

Lakers Experience Worst Loss in History of Franchise

The Los Angeles Lakers were trailing the Los Angeles Clippers by just two points at the end of the first quarter Thursday night following a run of 7-2. However, the “other team” in LA decided playtime had ended. What followed was... 
Oklahoma State’s Smart Shoves Fan from Texas Tech

Oklahoma State’s Smart Shoves Fan from Texas Tech

Marcus Smart a star basketball player with the Oklahoma State Cowboys shoved a fan of the Texas Tech Red Raiders during the final second of the Cowboys loss 65-61 to the Red Raiders in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday night. Smart attempted... 
Manning Named MVP for Fifth Time in NFL Career

Manning Named MVP for Fifth Time in NFL Career

Peyton Manning was named for the fifth time as the NFL MVP following his record setting regular season. No other NFL player has won more than three MVP awards. This season the Denver quarterback set single season records for most touchdown... 
Li Na Wins First Australian Open

Li Na Wins First Australian Open

Li Na has won the Australian Open after defeating Dominika Cibulkova on Saturday in straight sets 7-6 (3), 6-3. Na, the No. 4 seed defeated Cibulkova the No. 20 seed for her first Australian Open title. Na, the French Open titleholder... 
Rodriguez Suspended for Entire 2014 Season

Rodriguez Suspended for Entire 2014 Season

Fredric Horowitz an arbitrator cut the drug suspension of Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees from 211 games to 162. The decision is one the third baseman for the New York Yankees vowed to fight in a federal court. Rodriguez would... 
Florida State Rallies to Beat Auburn for National Title

Florida State Rallies to Beat Auburn for National Title

In what many will consider one of the all-time classic national championship games, the Seminoles completed an undefeated season as Auburn failed to pull off yet another miracle in a season that was full of Tigers’ miracles. The... 
Bowl Season Begins in the NCAA

Bowl Season Begins in the NCAA

NCAA bowl season begins today with the first four of 35 bowls being played on Saturday. A great matchup on the docket pits the Buffalo Bulls from the Mid American Conference against the San Diego State Aztecs from the Mountain West... 
Tiger Woods’ Brother Detained by Authorities

Tiger Woods’ Brother Detained by Authorities

Earl Woods Jr., the half-brother of Tiger Woods, was arrested Friday for a bomb threat he allegedly made in Phoenix, Arizona. Woods, who is employed by the Department of Economic Security, is alleged to have called the front desk at... 
Yankees Sign Another Red Sox Free Agent

Yankees Sign Another Red Sox Free Agent

The New York Yankees have struck again. Tuesday night the Bronx Bombers signed Jacoby Ellsbury to a free agent contract adding to a long list of former Red Sox players the Yankees have signed. Just last week, the Yankees opened their... 
Prince Fielder Traded to Texas from Detroit

Prince Fielder Traded to Texas from Detroit

The Detroit Tigers completed a blockbuster trade with the Texas Rangers Wednesday night that sent Prince Fielder to the Rangers for Ian Kinsler. The trade was a rare swap of one for one for current stars in the game. The bigger of... 
NFL Lines at Topbet.eu Affected by Smith’s Return

NFL Lines at Topbet.eu Affected by Smith’s Return

Aldon Smith the talented linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers spoke on Tuesday in public for just the first time since entering a rehabilitation program for alcohol abuse on September 23. His return to the team has affected the NFL... 
Surfer Rides Big Wave to New Record

Surfer Rides Big Wave to New Record

Carlos Burle a surfer from Brazil might have set a new world record for surfing the largest wave after he rode a wave estimated to be 100-feet high off Portugal’s coast. Burle took on the ominous looking wave while he was surfing... 
Red Sox Obstructed from Win

Red Sox Obstructed from Win

Game 3 of the World Series was as classic as they could come and only an obscure rule separated the two teams. St. Louis won the game 5-4 to take a 2-1 lead in the Series. It was the first time in the history of the World Series that... 
Bale Healthy and Ready to Return to Real Madrid

Bale Healthy and Ready to Return to Real Madrid

On Wednesday of this week Gareth Bale returned to full training for Real Madrid and looked likely to at least be chosen to sit on Carlo Ancelotti’s bench as a possibly substitute for this weekend’s match. Ancelotti agreed to comments... 
Peterson’s Son Dies Following Alleged Assault

Peterson’s Son Dies Following Alleged Assault

A boy who was just two-years old who reportedly was the son of Adrian Peterson the star running back for the Minnesota Vikings died on Friday from injuries suffered after he was allegedly abused. Police from the South Dakota city of... 
U.S. Gymnast Hears Race Remark

U.S. Gymnast Hears Race Remark

Last week American gymnast Simone Biles won the world all around title to become the first black woman to do so. However, racist comments took away from the proud moment of the 16-year old. After the American had won the bronze medal... 
Rose Returns after 18 Months on the Sidelines

Rose Returns after 18 Months on the Sidelines

Just minutes prior to the Chicago Bulls preseason game against the Indiana Pacers on Saturday, Derrick Rose emerged out of the tunnel of the Banker Life Fieldhouse to a huge cheer from the crowd. Chicago fans had come to watch the... 
Apple Turns Stadiums into Playgrounds

Apple Turns Stadiums into Playgrounds

Major League Baseball has launched a huge initiative to make going to their baseball games a fun-filled interactive experience for all fans. Using Apple’s iBeacon indoor mapping, which is a new iOS7 feature, professional baseball... 
Seattle Defeats San Francisco Easily

Seattle Defeats San Francisco Easily

Sunday night the Seattle Seahawks made a huge early season statement by defeating the San Francisco 49ers 29-3. The dominant win by the Seahawks showed that the power balance in the NFC might have shifted to the Pacific Northwest. Of... 
Patriots Play Sloppy, but Defeat Jets

Patriots Play Sloppy, but Defeat Jets

Thursday night’s win by New England over New York was nothing short of sloppy. Actually, the Jets had an opportunity to win, but lost their cool in the last minute of play and let the Patriots off the hook. Geno Smith, the rookie... 
Australian Adam Scott Takes Barclays Title

Australian Adam Scott Takes Barclays Title

Adam Scott, this year’s Masters champion, did not think after finishing his final round that his score was enough to win on Sunday in The Barclays tournament. Even his caddie had his golf clubs packed in his travel case. He thought... 
Suzuki Reaches 4,000 Hits for His Career

Suzuki Reaches 4,000 Hits for His Career

On Wednesday night, with the infield drawn in to protect against a bunt or slow grounder, Ichiro Suzuki hit a soft liner during the first inning for the 4,000th hit of his career. The hit was monumental but the game was not won until... 
Dufner Walks Away with PGA Championship

Dufner Walks Away with PGA Championship

Jason Dufner, following the completion of his win at Sunday’s PGA Championship, slumped into his chair in the media room. He had the brim of his cap down low, shoulders dropped, eyes droopy and a voice that remained on the same one...