Women’s College Hoops is More Popular Than Men’s?

Sports PhotoSC’s Ross Lancaster looks at why asking if women’s college basketball has overtaken men’s college basketball might be a bit of a misguided question. Read on to find out. Complete Story

03.28.24 No Need to Squeeze in Any More By Jonathan Lowe
03.27.24 Abolish the NIT, Expand the NCAA By Anthony Brancato
03.14.24 Will We See a Breakthrough NCAA Champion in 2024? By Ross Lancaster

The Hidden Gems of Bowl Season

Sports PhotoWith the transfer portal and NFL draft entries playing havoc on the players participating in big and small bowls alike, SC’s Ross Lancaster reveals seven bowls that’ll be hidden gems before the College Football Playoff and New Year’s Six. Complete Story

12.13.23 2023 Bowl Picks Against the Spread By Kevin Beane
12.06.23 It All Happens in Due Time By Jonathan Lowe
11.08.23 Rule-ing in Hopes of Change By Jonathan Lowe

Foul Territory: A Dash, Some Cash, and a Rash (of Injuries)

Sports PhotoIn this edition of Foul Territory, an Italian whacks the men’s 100-meter dash field, while the Lakers go “West” for the quest. The Colts go limp, and it’s Steph Curry from deep (into the Warriors’ pockets). Complete Story

2023 Masters Preview: Major Intrigue

Sports PhotoSC’s Ross Lancaster previews this week’s Masters, featuring 18 LIV Golf players facing a field of the PGA Tour’s best for the first time in 2023 and Scottie Scheffler aiming to become just the fourth back-to-back winner in tournament history. Complete Story

06.23.22 Is History Repeating With the PGA/LIV Split? By Ross Lancaster
12.23.21 Golf’s Top Players Get Their Wish By Marc James
03.15.21 2021 Masters Preview By Marc James

Gooden’s Number Retirement Gives Pause

Sports Photo… for SC’s Jeff Kallman, who remembers only too well the way the New York Mets ruined a transcendent pitcher before substance abuse issues joined in. Complete Story

04.08.24 The Temporarily Sacramento Athletics By Jeff Kallman
04.02.24 He Said It Ain’t Shoh By Jeff Kallman
03.25.24 Ohtani-Mizuhara vs. Rose By Jeff Kallman

NBA Seeding Races Go Down to Wire

Sports PhotoThree teams in the same division battling for the top three seeds in the West. The Celtics having run away with the East, but everything else is up for grabs. The NBA should offer up a great deal of excitement in the final week of its regular season. Complete Story

03.12.24 Rudy Gobert “Shows ‘em the Money” By Anthony Brancato
02.20.24 6 Seed is “Sweet Spot” in NBA Playoffs By Anthony Brancato
02.14.24 Value Bets For NBA Awards at All-Star Break By Ross Lancaster

NFL Defenses Will Survive “Hip-Drop” Ban

Sports PhotoIt is totally understandable that NFL defensive players feel “persecuted” — up to a point. But SC’s Anthony Brancato says that the show will go on for defenses. Complete Story

03.19.24 San Antonio Chiefs, Anyone? By Anthony Brancato
02.27.24 Did You Enjoy the NFL “Offseason?” By Anthony Brancato
02.13.24 “Super Bowl Monday” Coming in 2027 By Anthony Brancato

The Pythagorean Hockey League

Sports PhotoIn 1970, the NHL faced a truly comical situation because of its then-existing tie-breakers. The potential for something even worse now exists, thanks to the “loser’s point,” which is one more reason why the latter needs to be abolished. Complete Story

03.05.24 NHL Should Scrap “Loser’s Point” By Anthony Brancato
04.04.23 NHL Needs Another Canadian Team By Anthony Brancato
03.08.22 NHL Needs to Follow NBA’s Lead, As Always By Anthony Brancato

NASCAR Top 10 Power Rankings: Texas

Sports PhotoChase Elliott snatched the lead from Denny Hamlin late and held on to win the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 400 at Texas. Brad Keselowski finished second, while William Byron took third. Complete Story

04.10.24 NASCAR Top 10 Power Rankings: Martinsville By Jeffrey Boswell
04.03.24 NASCAR Top 10 Power Rankings: Richmond By Jeffrey Boswell
03.26.24 NASCAR Top 10 Power Rankings: COTA By Jeffrey Boswell

Something Weird’s On: Basketball Super League

Sports PhotoSC’s Kevin Beane gives us the lowdown on a new international basketball league, as well as the state of sports on network television in the U.S. He was also going to livestream an event but, well … read on. Complete Story

04.05.24 Death to the LIV By Kevin Beane
03.21.24 NCAA Tournament Odds and Ends By Kevin Beane
03.07.24 God Bless the Ocho By Kevin Beane

Super Bowl 50 Aftermath

Sports PhotoSuper Bowl 50 is in the books, and SC’s Jeffrey Boswell takes a look back at Super Bowl Sunday’s contest. Is Peyton Manning done? What were the best commercials? And can Cam Newton recover from defeat better than he recovers a fumble? Complete Story

02.06.14 Sports Q&A: Super Bowl XLVIII Aftermath By Jeffrey Boswell
02.07.13 Sports Q&A: Super Bowl XLVII Edition By Jeffrey Boswell
05.11.12 Sports Q&A: The Truth Won’t Set You Free By Jeffrey Boswell

2023 Australian Open Men’s Preview

Sports PhotoWith the 2022-23 tennis season drawing to a close with the season-ending ATP Tour Finals, the likes of Novak Djokovic and Carlos Alcaraz will be looking to finish strongly heading towards the New Year. Here’s a preview of the Australian Open. Complete Story

05.20.22 French Open 2022 Preview & Draws By Marc James
04.15.22 Nadal’s Injury and His Chances at French Open By Martin Banks
08.27.21 2021 U.S. Open Tennis Preview By Marc James

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