PGA: Key Plays at RBC Heritage

Following the dramatic fifth Masters title and 15th major championship victory by Tiger Woods will prove an unenviable task. But the eyes of the golf world turn to Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, S.C, nonetheless. Other than in 2011, the Pete Dye/Jack Nicklaus designed venue has hosted what is now the RBC Heritage the week following the Masters in every year of this century. Hilton Head is a relatively short commute from Augusta and an opportunity to play [...]

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MLB Thursday Preview: Dodgers at Brewers, Phillies at Rockies

Los Angeles Dodgers (12-8) at Milwaukee Brewers (12-7), 8:10 p.m. ET Julio Urias (0-1, 5.27 ERA) (LAD) -110 / -1.5 runs (+145) / Over 9.5 runs (-110) Zach Davies (2-0, 1.53 ERA) (MIL) EVEN / +1.5 runs (-175) / Under 9.5 runs (-110) After dropping two of three to the Brewers at home last weekend, the Dodgers head to Miller Park for a four-game series with Milwaukee. Julio Urias will be on the hill for the Dodgers, and he was [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Thursday NHL Matchups

The Stanley Cup Playoffs provide three crucial matchups Thursday night. Defending champion Washington will try to regroup after a loss to Carolina in Game 3, the St. Louis Blues take on the Jets in Winnipeg and the San Jose Sharks host the Vegas Golden Knights. (2) Washington Capitals +105 at (7) Carolina Hurricanes -125 (7 p.m. ET) After a 4-2 Game 1 win and a 4-3 overtime victory in Game 2, the Capitals appeared destined to make quick work of [...]

MLB Wednesday Preview: Pirates at Tigers, Astros at A’s

Pittsburgh Pirates (9-6) at Detroit Tigers (8-8), 6:40 p.m. ET Trevor Williams (1-0, 2.45 ERA) (PIT) -110 / -1.5 runs (+140) / Over 8.5 runs (-105) Spencer Turnbull (0-2, 4.80 ERA) (DET) EVEN / +1.5 runs (-170) / Under 8.5 runs (-115) The Pirates will attempt to sweep their abbreviated two-game series with the Tigers on Wednesday night. The starting pitching matchup puts them in a good position to do so. Trevor Williams' control issues came to light again in [...]

Tottenham Seeks First Shot at Champions League Semifinal

Tottenham Hotspur is just 90 minutes away from reaching the Champions League semifinal for the first time. The Spurs face the second-favorite to win the Cup, Manchester City (+285), Wednesday after going up 1-0 in the first leg on a late goal from Son Heung-min. Tottenham comes in a +875 underdog in the second match, left to play without star Harry Kane, who suffered an ankle injury last game. Not only is the English striker out for the second leg, [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Wednesday Night NHL Preview

The Stanley Cup Playoffs continue Wednesday, as Boston battles Toronto, Nashville takes on Dallas, and the Flames hit enemy ice against the Avalanche. (3) Boston Bruins +105 at (5) Toronto Maple Leafs -125 (7 p.m. ET) In what is shaping up as the most competitive first-round series, the Bruins could either tie it up 2-2 in Game 4, or Toronto could take a commanding 3-1 lead. The Maple Leafs beat the Bruins 3-2 in Game 3. Toronto can pretty much [...]

NFL Draft: Players to Watch

The 2019 NFL Draft is right around the corner (April 25). Here is a list of the top 10 players every fan should watch out for. 1. Kyler Murray, QB, Oklahoma The 2018 Heisman Trophy winner is an unbelievable athlete who threw for 4,361 yards and 42 touchdowns, and rushed for 1,001 yards and another 12 scores. His most likely fit is the Arizona Cardinals, the team with the top pick. Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury recruited Murray while he was [...]

World No. 1 Dustin Johnson Favored to Win RBC Heritage

Fresh off a second-place tie in the Masters, the No. 1 golfer in the world, Dustin Johnson, is back in his home state of South Carolina to compete in the RBC Heritage April 18-21. The favorite to top the 132-player field at Harbour Town Golf Links finished 12-under at Augusta National on Sunday, one stroke off Tiger Woods’ lead. He’ll compete alongside several other notable names who made a deep run in the Masters, including Francesco Molinari (+1400, tied for [...]

MLB Tuesday Preview: Mets at Phillies, Orioles at Rays

New York Mets (10-6) at Philadelphia Phillies (9-6), 7:05 p.m. ET Steven Matz (1-0, 1.65 ERA) (NYM) +105 / +1.5 runs (-200) / Over nine runs (-105) Nick Pivetta (1-1, 9.45 ERA) (PHI) -115 / -1.5 runs (+170) / Under nine runs (-115) The New York Mets' potent bats should pounce on Nick Pivetta and the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday night. The Mets are fourth in baseball in runs per game at 6.12. Their most productive [...]

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Round 1 NHL Action

It didn’t take long for the NHL playoff picture to change drastically. Heading into the postseason, Tampa Bay was a 2-1 favorite to win the Stanley Cup after locking up the Presidents’ Trophy in mid-March. Now facing a sweep at the hands of the wild-card Blue Jackets, the Lightning desperately need a win on the road in Columbus. Tampa Bay’s chances of coming all the way back to advance to the next round are incredibly low. Only four times in [...]