MLB awards finalists 2021: MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Manager of the Year will be announced this week

It’s awards season in Major League Baseball, and the major individual hardware is being handed out this week. Last week, MLB revealed the finalists for each of the four major awards handed out by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America (BBWAA). In each league, there will be a Most Valuable Read more

Fantasy Football Week 10 running back rankings: D’Ernest Johnson, Mark Ingram, ready to star

I hope you didn’t drop D’Ernest Johnson from your Fantasy football rosters, because he could be back in the spotlight in Week 10. With Nick Chubb out following a positive COVID-19 test and Kareem Hunt still on the IR with his calf injury, Johnson finds himself as the lead back Read more

Washington Huskies football coach Jimmy Lake receives 1-game suspension for role in sideline incident with player

2:34 PM ET Paolo UggettiESPN Washington head coach Jimmy Lake has been suspended without pay for one game due to the sideline incident that involved Lake appearing to strike redshirt freshman linebacker Ruperake Fuavai’s helmet during the team’s 26-16 loss to Oregon Saturday. Athletic director Jen Cohen said in a Read more

Lakers vs. Hornets odds, spread, line: 2021 NBA picks, Nov. 8 predictions, bets from proven computer model

Two NBA teams looking to snap losing streaks meet on Monday night when the Los Angeles Lakers (5-5) host the Charlotte Hornets (5-6) at Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Lakers are riding a two-game losing streak after dropping their last outing to the Portland Trail Blazers 105-90 on Saturday. Read more

Notable bets – NFL upsets increasing, and bookmakers are smiling

The Buffalo Bills became the consensus Super Bowl favorites at sportsbooks just last week. The Bills promptly went out and lost to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday as a 15-point favorite. It’s the largest upset of the season, but also something that’s become more common in recent years. From 1996 Read more

University of Tennessee won’t self-impose bowl ban after internal investigation into rules violation of football program

The University of Tennessee has concluded its year-long internal investigation into rules violations within the football program that led to the firing of head football coach Jeremy Pruitt and will not self-impose a bowl ban, the university announced Thursday. In a statement, the university said it was “moving forward with Read more