Inside The Lines | The puck drops this week on the NHL Stanley Cup Finals as the Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins battle for the right to be called Stanley Cup champions.view
Ice Cubes | Did you hear the scream of agony coming from New York following Saturday’s Western Conference playoff game in Anaheim? It was the New York Voices from the Peacock People at NBC Sports.view
NHL Inside The Lines | We are right in the middle of the Conference Finals in the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and in this week’s column, I’ll be taking a look at how each series has played out to this point and what we can use moving forward to cash some playoff tickets on the ice.view
Ice Cubes | Hockey history will transpire this week with the NHL’s first Trophy game to be held in the state of Tennessee, when the 8th-seeded Nashville Predators seek the Clarence Campbell Cup in the Western Conference final against Anaheim.view
VIP Two for Tuesday | Tampa Bay Rays vs. Cleveland Indians (AL), Philadelphia Phillies vs. Texas Rangers (Interleague Play), Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks (NHL West, Gm 3), Baltimore Orioles vs. Detroit Tigers (AL)view
I'm Just Sayin | Time for some random thoughts. The NHL should consider legalizing gambling as a way to increase interest and viewership in their sport. Funny, the NBA wants gambling to become part of their game, or so it would seem, while hockey stays mum on the topic.view
Ice Cubes | Sometimes, your best wager is the one you never make. Case-in-point: the current Anaheim-Edmonton series for the Pacific Division title, one of the poorest postseason series in recent NHL history.view
VIP Two for Tuesday | Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays (MLB), Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays (MLB), NY Rangers vs. Ottawa Senators (NHL), San Francisco Giants vs. NY Mets (MLB)view
Inside The Lines | We are right in the middle of the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and in this week’s column, I’ll be taking a look at how each series has played out to this point and what we can use moving forward to cash some playoff tickets on the ice.view
An effort in Virginia to revive the shuttered Colonial Downs horseracing track near Richmond has resulted in proposed legislation to allow “historical horseracing” clearing the Virginia House Appropriations Committee by a 21-1 vote on Friday.
Caesars Entertainment has revealed it will now check its guests' hotel rooms every 24 hours, even if guests have a "Do Not Disturb" sign displayed on the door.
The two Connecticut casino/resorts, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun, broke out of the gate slowly in 2018 with Foxwoods posting a 2.5 decrease in slot revenue and Mohegan Sun a 5.3 percent slot revenue decrease for January.
Rhode Island lawmakers, now considering legalizing sports gambling, will now be subject to official lobbying efforts by the National Basketball Association and Major League Baseball.
A plan, in which Japanese nationals and foreigners living in the country would face significant restrictions on attending proposed casinos, has been floated by the government to the lawmakers of the Liberal Democratic Party, led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.