Fight Card, Odds, and Link

Next weekend, the NFL will take over Glendale, Arizona for Super Bowl LVII. This Friday, however, there’s a different world title contest taking place with the vacant WBO 130-pound championship up for grabs. In one corner, Liam Wilson, an Australian super featherweight on the rise. Facing him is Emanuel Navarrete, a current champion at 126 … Read more

A blowout turns tense, but Nebraska hangs on to beat Michigan State, 71-67

Nebraska women’s basketball coach Amy Williams discusses the Huskers’ win against Michigan State on Thursday. Isabelle Bourne scored 20 points and the Nebraska women’s basketball team narrowly avoided a disastrous finish in a 71-67 win against Michigan State on Thursday at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Alexis Markowski added 11 points and 13 rebounds, and Sam Haiby … Read more

Canada’s Gilgeous-Alexander gets first NBA all-star nod

Oklahoma City’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Philadelphia’s Joel Embiid, and Portland’s Damian Lillard had to have known they were going to the all-star game. Players averaging more than 30 points per game typically don’t have to worry about not hearing their name called. Other players — like Miami’s Bam Adebayo, Indiana’s Tyrese Haliburton and Utah’s Lauri Markkanen … Read more

Long Island vs. Merrimack prediction, odds: 2023 college basketball picks, Feb. 2 best bets from proven model

The Merrimack Warriors (7-16) are hosting the LIU Sharks (3-19) in a battle between NEC foes on Thursday evening. This will be the first of two regular-season matchups between the schools. The Warriors are fourth in the conference standings, meanwhile, the Sharks sit in ninth place. The all-time series is tied 3-3 with the teams … Read more

Should the 76ers get two All-Stars?

With the NBA set to announce All-Star reserves tonight, Feb. 2, residents of the Philadelphia metro area are all wondering the same thing: will the Sixers get two All-Stars? After Joel Embiid’s hotly debated snub from the Eastern Conference starters, he feels like a lock. James Harden, on the other hand, is firmly in the … Read more