James Thomas

Could DraftKings Become a Sportsbook? Well, it Might…

Could DraftKings Become a Sportsbook? Well, it Might…

The PokerStars brand was, for a long time, the largest and best-known online poker brand in the world. And then it was overtaken by a Canadian company called Amaya Gaming in 2014 for a record sum ($4.9 billion), and things have changed. Gradually, PokerStars expanded its offer, adding traditional and live-dealer casino games to its […]

The Fall and Rise of the Toronto Blue Jays

The Fall and Rise of the Toronto Blue Jays

After challenging the Red Sox for the division title in 2016, the Toronto Blue Jays suffered a complete offensive collapse in 2017. It’s not like we could see this coming. The team allowed first baseman Edwin Encarnacion to walk, signing with the Cleveland Indians. They retained clubhouse leader Jose Bautista dispute obvious signs of a […]

Second Career: 5 Famous Athletes with Surprising (Side) Jobs

Second Career: 5 Famous Athletes with Surprising (Side) Jobs

Nobody is born a famous athlete. Even the biggest names in the world of sports have to survive their childhood, find their vocation, and work their way up the ladder to become the sports heroes so many people look up to at the peak of their career. And sometimes, the jobs they are forced to […]

Imminent Fantasy Basketball Squad Lineup: Hawks to Breakout with Mavericks

Imminent Fantasy Basketball Squad Lineup: Hawks to Breakout with Mavericks

The crack of preseason basketball dawn is upon us with a handful of contending teams gunning for the big catch. Fantasy basketball drafting season at this part of the year brings back nostalgic reminiscences of warmer shores. It is understandably apparent about the team which gets in, but the squad-members are of equal significance for […]

The Reason Behind NFL Players’ Anthem Sit-Downs

The Reason Behind NFL Players’ Anthem Sit-Downs

Things are starting to flare up in the NFL, not because of its games or the team’s standings, but because of its players’ sentiments. Yes, the nationalistic ideologies of players are among the hottest things that rocked the sporting world in the days past. And the situation just aggravated as more and more NFL players […]

Baseball Betting Lines Explained

Baseball Betting Lines Explained

Gambling is not only restricted to casinos and races. Sports betting is also gaining importance with time. Sports betting mean betting in any of the sports like cricket, football, baseball, basket ball, etc.  Whatever kinds of online betting you want to do, whether it’s in sports or games or races or poker, whatever it is, […]

Where Is The Pitching Legend Orel Hershiser Now?

Where Is The Pitching Legend Orel Hershiser Now?

It’s quite a feat to win a World Series. It’s even more prestigious if you are the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of that same 1988 World Series. That is quite an accomplishment for any pitcher. But the accolades didn’t stop there for Orel Hershiser. He racked up even more awards during his 18 year Major […]

Tom’s Trophy to Lose

Tom’s Trophy to Lose

Once again, it’s looking like Tom Brady and the New England Patriots will be making a trip back to the biggest game in all of sports. They’re currently riding an NFL-best seven game win streak, and following Tom Brady’s four week suspension to start the year, they are more than ready for Roger Goodell to […]

Five Early Picks For Impact Fantasy Rookies In 2017

Five Early Picks For Impact Fantasy Rookies In 2017

The NFL’s regular season has come to an end, and that means that the top of the draft order is now set. This allows football writers and analysts to compile their most accurate mock drafts yet, which gives us a better idea of which skill position players from the college ranks could end up on […]

Cubs Vs Indians: The End of a World Series Drought

Cubs Vs Indians: The End of a World Series Drought

If you love sports and you are highly frustrated, yet you are not a Chicago Cubs fan, then you are probably a member of the highly loyal league of Cleveland Indians fans. It isn’t that hard to understand why the MLB baseball lines never seemed favorable for the Indians. The Cleveland Indians are one of […]

MLB Players to Watch in 2017

MLB Players to Watch in 2017

The 2016 MLB postseason is still underway, but it’s never too early to start thinking about 2017 (especially if your team has been eliminated already). In fact, in a few weeks you can even start betting on who you will think the 2017 World Series at most major online sportsbooks. Baseball never ends, and before […]

Broncos Gary Kubiak Sidelined for Next Game Because of Migraine

Broncos Gary Kubiak Sidelined for Next Game Because of Migraine

You often hear about players sitting out entire swathes of the season because of health issues; this is rarely the case for coaches. However, that is what happened with Coach Gary Kubiak of the Denver Broncos who was commanded to take some time off due to migraines; not that his absence will affect the NFL […]

A Different Kind of Fantasy Sports

A Different Kind of Fantasy Sports

Sports and games – these often go hand in hand. And if games of chance are added to the mix, the result might often be fantastic. The right combination of excitement, anticipation, and fast-paced action will make the resulting games not only fun to play, but perhaps even profitable in the long run. And the […]

Why Fantasy Footballers Should Pay Attention to Teams Playing at Wembley

Why Fantasy Footballers Should Pay Attention to Teams Playing at Wembley

There’s no hard and fast rule to mastering fantasy football. Some will say your fortune is determined by luck, but that has little substance at all. Getting proficient at fantasy football means undertaking research, following trends, listening to expert analysis and then predicting upturns in form and performance. Along the way there are always some […]