Tulane leading scorer Teshaun Hightower, arrested and charged with murder a week after declaring for NBA Draft

Tulane guard Teshaun Hightower, one of six suspects involved in a fatal shooting that took place earlier this month, has been arrested and charged with murder, aggravated assault, battery and possession of a firearm according to NBCSports.com. Hightower was detained by authorities on Saturday night, jail logs show. The homicide Read more

Fantasy Football NFL Draft Reactions: Chargers draft Justin Herbert, can he beat out Tyrod Taylor by Week 1?

There are a lot of things to like about Justin Herbert. He played 43 games at Oregon, so he’s plenty experienced. He averaged 8.2 yards per pass attempted andcompleted 64% of his passes in his college career, so he’s definitely talented. He’s six-foot-six and has 10-inch hands, so he definitely Read more

MLB 2020 season simulation: Astros struggle in first week; Red Sox, Cardinals hot out of the gate

Major League Baseball was supposed to launch the 2020 regular season last week, on March 26. The spread of the novel coronavirus, however, forced MLB to delay Opening Day to some unknowable future date that is dependent on the effectiveness of the containment strategies imposed across the country in recent Read more

Coronavirus: International Olympic Committee to hold crisis talks with federations and athletes this week

There are less than five months to go until the 2020 Summer Olympics are scheduled to kick off in Tokyo and the world continues to be stuck in a state of disarray due to the global coronavirus outbreak. The pandemic has led to the cancellation or postponement of countless major Read more

XFL DFS, Week 6: Optimal DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy football picks, advice, lineups, strategy

The re-booted XFL has provided quality football for five weeks, and many teams are still jockeying for position in the XFL standings heading into Week 6. There is only one undefeated team, the 5-0 Houston Roughnecks, but they are still being chased closely by the Dallas Renegades and Los Angeles Read more

XFL odds, picks, lines, spreads for Week 6: Top predictions from expert on 16-4 run

The undefeated Houston Roughnecks are the league’s highest-scoring team and boast the best touchdown differential at plus-seven. Houston (5-0) will attempt to keep rolling up the points when it begins Week 6 of the 2020 XFL schedule by visiting the New York Guardians (3-2) on Saturday. The Roughnecks are 6.5-point Read more

Fantasy Basketball Week 21 Mailbag: Jarrett Allen or DeAndre Jordan rest of season? Hold Miles Bridges?

It’s crunch time in Fantasy basketball with many leagues already having started their playoffs or about to next week. That can make for some tough decisions, but never fear, I’m here to help. Let’s get to this week’s submissions for the mailbag column and see if we can bring home Read more