Memorial Day 2020: Former NFL wideout Vincent Jackson leads push to honor fallen American military heroes

Memorial Day is one of the most important holidays in the United States. Its purpose is to honor and remember the military personnel who have paid the ultimate price — laying down their lives to protect their country. Unfortunately, it has become something else for many people. Memorial Day weekend Read more

2020 Shoemaker Mile predictions, odds, top contenders: Handicapping legend reveals surprising picks

On Memorial Day, several of the country’s best milers square off in the 2020 Shoemaker Mile at Santa Anita Park. The Chad Brown-trained Raging Bull is the 7-2 morning-line favorite in the latest 2020 Shoemaker Mile odds, but he has lost five straight starts and hasn’t raced since September. Last Read more

Coca-Cola 600 picks, odds, best predictions 2020: Legendary NASCAR expert fading Kyle Busch at Charlotte

Austin Dillon has not claimed many checkered flags since making his NASCAR Cup Series debut in 2011, winning only two of 235 races. However, one of those victories came at Charlotte Motor Speedway in 2017. Dillon will attempt to reclaim glory on Sunday when he competes in the 2020 Coca-Cola Read more

NASCAR at Charlotte odds, predictions: 2020 Coca-Cola 600 picks from model that nailed the Daytona 500

Sunday’s 2020 Coca-Cola 600 promises plenty of excitement for NASCAR fans everywhere, as 40 drivers get set to battle at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Last year, Martin Truex Jr. led for 116 laps and finished on top of the Charlotte NASCAR leaderboard, recording his second Coca-Cola 600 victory since 2016. Truex Read more

MLBPA expected to propose deferred payments on prorated salaries in 2020 season negotiations, report says

As part of the ongoing negotiations with Major League Baseball over the structure of the 2020 season, the Players Association (MLBPA) has proposed deferring portions of their prorated 2020 salaries, reports Chuck Garfien of NBC Sports Chicago.  The league is expected to make a new economic proposal to the players Read more

NASCAR DFS: Best 2020 Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy picks, driver pool

The 2020 Coca-Cola 600 takes place on Sunday at 6 p.m. ET. With the annual Indianapolis 500 canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Memorial Day Weekend spotlight will be shining brighter than ever on NASCAR’s biggest endurance test. That means there will be heavy NASCAR DFS action, with plenty Read more

NASCAR at Charlotte odds, predictions: 2020 Coca-Cola 600 picks from dialed-in model that hit the Daytona 500

Charlotte Motor Speedway has been home to some of the most exciting racing in NASCAR since 1960. Sunday’s 2020 Coca-Cola 600 will be the first of two races in a row at the iconic venue now that the 2020 NASCAR schedule has been dramatically altered by the coronavirus pandemic. The Read more

Coronavirus: 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame induction ceremony headlined by Kobe Bryant could move to later date

While the NBA is making progress toward a resumption of the 2019-20 season, there are still many restrictions in place across the country that won’t allow large gatherings. Even if and when games do resume, there is no indication fans will be in attendance, and that may be the case Read more

Coca-Cola 600 picks, odds, top predictions 2020: Legendary NASCAR expert fading Kyle Busch at Charlotte

Martin Truex Jr. recorded a pair of top-10 finishes at Darlington after the 2020 NASCAR schedule resumed. He finished sixth in The Real Heroes 400 last Sunday and was 10th in the Toyota 500 three days later. Now, he hopes to become a repeat winner of the Coca-Cola 600, which Read more