Houston and the NHL may soon be seeking to follow the example of the Vegas Golden Knights and bring the league to another warm-weather locale. ESPN hockey contributor Greg Wyshynski says Las Vegas demonstrates hockey can work anywhere.view
Vegas Sports Books | The Las Vegas Golden Knights just cashed another bunch of big tickets with Sunday afternoon’s 2-1 win at Winnipeg to win the Western Conference 4 games to 1, which paid out as high as 250-to-1 before the season started.view
Should the Vegas Golden Knights win one more series and capture the Stanley Cup, the team will make history – on the ice and in sportsbooks. The Golden Knights would be the first expansion team across all major U.S. sports to win a league title in its first season.view
2018 Fort Worth Invitational Golf odds for betting and wagering are provided by South Point. Check your local sports book for the latest odds. Golf future odds are updated for each major golf event.view
Off the Canvas | For the first time ever, UFC heads to Liverpool for UFC Fight Night as No. 1 ranked Welterweight Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson enters hostile territory to battle England’s own and No. 8 ranked Darren Till this Sunday.view
Across the Board | Yes, Kentucky Derby winner Justify remained undefeated and kept his hopes alive for a Triple Crown sweep by winning the 143rd running of the Preakness on Saturday. But, it was not easy, not by a longshot.view
Finish Line | In handicapping Memorial Day weekend’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, usually the first item on the agenda is to review what happened the week before in the All-Star Race, also held at Charlotte Motor Speedway.view
Inside the Lines | We are almost two months into the 2018 MLB season, giving us a decent sample size of data involving teams and pitchers. This week we take a look ahead at some of the matchups involving starting pitchers that I feel are solid “bet on” or “bet against” candidates.view
Dinero Talks | After Game 3’s 41-point dismantling of the Rockets, the Golden State Warriors have been crowned world champions. It’s their third title in four seasons.view
Ice Cubes | Twelve months ago, the Vegas Golden Knights didn’t have a roster, busily preparing for the NHL expansion draft. Today, in light of the unique location of this expansion team, there is only one word that can cover the club’s unprecedented success: Boxcars!view
Feist Facts | Expected to dominate the AFC East again, the Patriots have one of the easier regular-season schedules in the 2018 season. Considering they face the Dolphins, Jets and Bills for six games each year, almost guarantees them a playoff spot as division champs.view
Track Phantom | Justify, trained by Bob Baffert, won the Preakness in a dense fog on Saturday on the boggy Pimlico track.view
Wise Kracks | Social media is a source of communication that is fairly new to me. I have had a Twitter account for less than one year. In that time, I have had multiple people ask me to back them in sports or use their plays because they are “winning bettors.”view
Clear the Bases | “Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio?” Does it anger anyone else that yet another star player has tested positive for a banned substance?view
University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari, has now spoken out about the advent of widespread legalized sports gambling. Kentucky lawmakers have traditionally been cautious about gambling expansion beyond horseracing.view
The Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation has announced a late June date for the ground breaking on a new Arizona casino project. Construction on the 166,341-square-foot casino will begin late this summer and is expected to be complete by spring 2020.
Mississippi is being tabbed by those following the roll out of legal sports betting in the U.S. as the next state, following Delaware and New Jersey, to begin legal sports betting operations.
Don't look for New York to join New Jersey and Delaware in offering Nevada-style sports betting in 2018. That’s the word from the speaker of the New York state Assembly who says there isn't enough support to pass legislation authorizing sports wagering this year.
The New Jersey Casino Control Commission, just eight days before Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort Casino scheduled June 28 opening, has granted a special hearing needed to provide final approval for a state casino license.
Emerald Downs, in honor of Father's Day, is presenting one of the most unique races in thoroughbred history. The race is only open to horses whose trainers are at least 90 years old, of which Emerald Downs, near Seattle, extraordinarily has several.