Redemption for J.R. Smith as he wins Sixth Man Award


J.R. Smith has had a controversial career that’s been filled with legal troubles, jail time and questionable on-court decisions. But earlier today, the New York Knicks shooting guard was able to put these troubles behind him, at least for a … Continue reading

2013 NBA Playoffs Betting – First Round Matchup Analysis


The 2013 NBA playoffs officially start tomorrow, which means there’ll be plenty of intense betting action! Assuming you’re looking to do a little NBA playoffs betting, it’s definitely worth going over the first round matchups. There are several battles that … Continue reading

YouTube Kicking Star Havard Rugland signs with Detroit Lions


It’s not totally beneath professional sports franchises to bring aboard big-time stars or flash-in-the-pan athletes just for publicity. A few examples of this include the Charlotte (New Orleans) Hornets signing rapper Master P (hadn’t played basketball since high school), the … Continue reading

Louisville vs. Michigan in 2013 NCAA Championship


Just a couple of hours ago, the Michigan Wolverines were able to hold off the scrappy Syracuse Orange to advance to their first NCAA title game since 1993. Interestingly enough, the ’93 title appearance no longer counts due to violations … Continue reading

Could Brittney Griner survive in the NBA?


In 1979, Ann Meyers became the first and last woman to sign a contract with an NBA team. She inked a $50,000 no-cut clause contract with the Indiana Pacers, but, unfortunately, didn’t survive her three-day tryout. Since that time, standout … Continue reading

NBA Power Rankings for April 4th, 2013


In the last power rankings that we ran, Miami was in the midst of the second longest win streak in NBA history. Unfortunately, this run ended on March 27th in a very physical game with the Chicago Bulls. Following the … Continue reading