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NCAA Basketball Tournament 2017: Sweet 16, Elite 8 Schedule, Odds and Picks

Author: Paul Kasabian / Source: Bleacher Report Stacy Revere/Getty Images The Sweet 16 of the 2017 NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament should be competitive this year. Per the spreads provided by OddsShark, only two teams are favored by more than five points (Arizona and UNC), and the average spread is 3.81 points. Furthermore, three margins are […]

NCAA Tournament 2017: B/R Expert Predictions, Updated Results for Sweet 16

Author: Bleacher Report College Basketball Staff / Source: Bleacher Report Matt York/Associated Press The Sweet 16 is usually the point in the NCAA tournament where teams that unexpectedly caught fire in the first weekend go back to who they were throughout most of the season, resulting in less craziness. This year could be different, however. Just about […]

Thunder Throwback: Enes Kanter pours it on with no KD, Russ

Author: Daniel Richardson / Source: Thunderous Intentions With the OKC Thunder firmly set in the third seed in the Western Conference, Billy Donovan decided to rest his stars. In 2016, the quartet of Kevin Durant, Andre Roberson, Serge Ibaka and Russell Westbrook sat out during a road contest against the Portland Trailblazers. With only a couple of […]

Thunderous Thoughts: OKC Thunder Song Selection Thursday – Second Round

Author: Jeremy Lambert / Source: Thunderous Intentions Welcome to Thunderous Thoughts a weekly look at the OKC Thunder. Or, a weekly tournament update that has nothing to do with what you see on the court. Last week the Official OKC Thunder Song Tournament began. Sixteen Thunder songs entered, only eight survived. Who made it out of the […]

LeBron James sounds off: ‘You can’t preach toughness … You’ve got to have it’

Author: Jack Maloney / Source: X WATCH & READ Inside the Numbers: NBA MVP Race x player version 2.0.0 playback state -1 Inside the Numbers: NBA MVP Race 3:05 Start video Large play-pause toggle Share Play pause 00:00 00:00 Closed captions Settings Volume ChromeCast Fullscreen X Twitter Facebook / Small (320×180) Medium (480×270) Large (640×360) Learn […]

Minnesota Vikings RB C.J. Ham won’t be a ‘nervous rookie’ anymore

Author: Tim Yotter / Source: Tom Dahlin/Viking Update With Adrian Peterson and Matt Asiata still free agents, C.J. Ham knows he has a bigger opportunity in front of him after a season of listening and learning. C.J. Ham spent his first year in the NFL with eyes and ears wide open, trying to absorb as much […]

2017 Fantasy Baseball: Texas Rangers Preview

Author: Dr. Roto / Source: © Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports Dr. Roto looks at the Texas Rangers projected starting lineup and pitching rotation as we approach the 2017 Fantasy Baseball season! Team Previews in a Fantasy Nutshell: Texas Rangers Projected Starting Lineup C Jonathan Lucroy—Some Fantasy owners will take Posey, others will take Sanchez, but I […]

Brian Walton’s Wednesday notes from St. Louis Cardinals spring training camp in Jupiter, Florida.

Author: Brian Walton / Source: Wednesday news from Jupiter, Florida as the St. Louis Cardinals as well as their Triple-A and Double-A squads welcomed their Washington Nationals counterparts. Report loaded with Major and Minor League information, including Sandy Alcantara, Tyler Lyons, Sam Tuivalala and Tommy Pham. After Tuesday’s day off for the St. Louis Cardinals and […]