Prepare For World Cup Brazil '14 With Mobile Apps

With the 2014 World Cup in Brazil fast approaching, millions of fans across the world will begin preparations to celebrate in style and cheer their nation on to potential glory. From house parties to watching games in a pub, football fans will have their own unique way of keeping tabs...

Prepare For The World Cup With The Best Football Apps

The popularity of mobile apps is rapidly growing with more and more applications been launched every day. With the World Cup edging closer, we take a look at some of the best apps available to football fans. The following applications mentioned add a new edge, and new aspect to the...

Can Wichita State Run The NCAA Table?

Before the start of the NCAA tournament it was trendy in mainstream sports media circles to label certain teams as 'overrated' and 'underrated'. And no team was dismissed as 'overrated' more often than the Wichita State Shockers. The argument went that last year's Final Four run was a fluke and...

Breaking Down Willie Mullins, Champion Trainer

Several trainers have cemented their names as the best to have ever entered horses in the Cheltenham Festival. Willie Mullins, the Irish Champion Trainer, always has an extremely strong stable of horses ready for the festival every year, and 2014 is no different. Having begun his training career in 1988,...

Furniture Store Loses $7M After Seahawks Super Bowl Win!

A Houston, Texas area furniture store is feeling the bottom line burn after a Super Bowl promotion cost them millions of dollars in sales. Gallery Furniture owner Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale announced on his website that he lost $7 million in the “Pigskin Promotion” after nearly a thousand customers won...

Top Quality Premier League Betting

With the Premier League in full swing, the fun and excitement of top class football can only be bettered by placing a bet on the action. And there is nowhere better to do this than William Hill sports. There are of course plenty of online sports books available, but when...

New Offense For Chelsea

After billionaire owner of the Russian Premier League club FC Anzhi Makhachkala seemingly went mad and amid rumours of financial difficulties put his entire team up for transfer over the summer, lots of clubs started paying attention. The player that was keeping everyone on their toes was Willian Borges da...

Beating the Sports Betting Odds

If you're a sports fan, at one time or another, you probably placed a bet on a random sports event based only on a gut feeling. While odds often suggest otherwise, there have been enough randomly huge wins over the years to suggest that sometimes that gut feeling pays off....

Soccer: Quick Guide to UEFA EURO 2012

On June 8, 2012 the most prestigious international soccer tournament outside the World Cup will begin with Poland and the Ukraine serving as co-hosts. ESPN will be showing all of the matches live, starting with the opener between Poland and Greece at 12:00ET. The full television schedule can be located...

Ranking the holidays as if they were college basketball programs.

The following exercise in sports geekery all started with a gaudily designed Christmas window. So, don’t blame me if you ended up wasting ten minutes on this. Blame the holidays.[1] You see one fall evening my brother and I were walking downtown to watch the Raptors win a rare game...

NFL: SUPERBOWL XLVI Will Stream Live Online

NEW YORK -- The biggest draw in television is going mobile. The Super Bowl will be streamed online and to phones for the first time, the NFL said Tuesday. NBC's broadcasts of wild card Saturday, the Pro Bowl and the Super Bowl will be available on the league's and network's...

WHY LEBRON JAMES AND A UAW WORKER HAVE MORE IN COMMON THAN YOU THINK

Like many basketball fans I have an uneasy feeling about how the current labour negotiations are going to end up. [1] NBA commissioner David Stern, deputy commish Adam Silver and the rest of the league’s team of accountants, lawyers, and strong-arm artists seem ready for a possibly apocalyptic outcome for...

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HUSTLE POINTS (6/26) Leave a comment » The season is almost half over and we are all reviewing our rosters, moves, injuries, mistakes, etc. There is always more blame than praise in the evaluation, whether you’re winning or losing. Some of you can blame your draft. Some of you can...

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SIMON SAYS (6/24) Leave a comment » As I look a tthe fantasy baseball leaderboards, it is amazing to see Michael Bourn ranked 17th in hitting in baseball. Not bad for a guy that many pickedup on waivers in the season’s first few weeks… He is probably not available in...

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HUSTLE POINTS (6/19) Leave a comment » Hustle Points is back this week. It’s Fathers’ Day and I’m sure a lot of you are hoping for a break with your fantasy baseball teams as a little gift this week from the fantasy Gods above. Unfortunately, it doesn’t always work like...