Insider notebook: Money pouring in but NFL gambling still has far to go, MVP rankings, Week 3 picks and more

Since the May 2018 Supreme Court decision opened the floodgates on legalized sports betting in America, I have heard from every corner of the NFL world that the league would immediately and quickly reap the benefits of this multi-billion industry. It’s been a refrain my media colleagues have repeated over Read more

Devonta Freeman takes less money to sign with Giants, will practice and could play in Week 3, per report

USA Today The New York Giants have agreed to terms with free agent running back Devonta Freeman, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Freeman will sign a one-year deal worth up to $3 million, and reportedly turned down more money from other teams because he likes the opportunity with the Giants Read more

2020 WWE Money in the Bank matches, card, date, location, rumors, PPV predictions, start time

WWE has not skipped a beat in the midst of the current ongoing coronavirus pandemic that’s shut down the sports and entertainment world. With the two-night WrestleMania 36 event from the Performance Center having concluded, all the attention turns now toward the annual Money in the Bank pay-per-view, and WWE Read more

Barcelona hands over Camp Nou naming rights for a year in an effort to raise money to battle COVID-19 outbreak

Barcelona is stepping up in the battle against the coronavirus by handing over the title rights to the Camp Nou to raise money for research projects to battle the pandemic. The club announced on Tuesday that the stadium’s title rights are going over to the club’s foundation, with all revenue Read more

2020 WWE Money in the Bank matches, card, date, rumors, location, start time, PPV predictions

WWE has, more or less, not skipped a beat as the global coronavirus pandemic has crippled most sports and entertainment entities. With the two-night WrestleMania 36 event from the Performance Center having come and gone, all the attention now turns toward the annual Money in the Bank pay-per-view, and WWE Read more

Alex Ovechkin, Wayne Gretzky set to face off in ‘NHL 20’ video game matchup to raise money for COVID-19 relief

The coronavirus pandemic has left the NHL with the 2019-20 season on pause and fans looking for sources of entertainment during the stoppage. Now they’re going to get it in the form of two of the greatest players that the league has ever seen facing off…virtually. NHL icon Wayne Gretzky Read more

2020 WWE Money in the Bank matches, card, date, rumors, location, PPV predictions, start time

WWE is pushing ahead with regular programming during the global coronavirus pandemic, for better or worse. After a string of Raw and SmackDown broadcasts from the empty WWE Performance Center, WrestleMania 36 took place under the same circumstances. It now appears that will continue as the forward path with the Read more

How does your NBA team spend its money? The league’s most top-heavy and well-balanced payrolls

Trying to understand the NBA salary cap can seem more complicated than sending an astronaut to Mars. That’s why every team employs multiple “capologists,” tasked with finding the best and most efficient ways to spend the organization’s resources. For some teams, that means grabbing a couple of superstars and making Read more