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The Do’s and Don’ts When Reading Odds in NFL Betting

Point spread, money line, over/under, rotation number, and money line are just some terms that you must understand when analyzing odds. Each of these things is extremely important in NFL betting and, of course, to punters. When first looking at the odds on betting websites, it’s expected that a first-time...
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Martin Perez: Texas Rangers Ace?

Martin Perez was signed by the Texas Rangers in the off-season to no acclaim whatsoever. In fact, Rangers fans were not happy about the signing, most saying just another washed up signing. In recent memory, the Rangers have done well with “just another washed up signing”. Lance Lynn, Mike Minor...

Joe Pavelski: The Ageless Wonder

He’s been doing it since 2007. For close to two decades, Joe Pavelski has played his way to being one of the top scorers in today’s NHL. Not only is he one of the best currently, but he’s putting his name in the record books which will lead to his name being enshrined into the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Stars/Flames Play Game 7 to Decide Their Season

There are two words that every sports fan gets excited over. Game 7 followed by is necessary. The Dallas Stars and Calgary Flames play in a winner-take-all game to advance on Sunday. This series can go either way as anything is possible in these playoffs. This is the final of five Game 7s over the weekend (BOS/CAR, TBL/TOR, LAK/EDM, PIT/NYR, DAL/CAL). This is the 8th Game 7 for the Stars since moving to Dallas. Calgary is also playing in their 13th. Both teams have a rough history of playing in Game 7s. Everything about this series is different. Will the Stars end their season on Monday or do they have a date with the Second Round?

Mavs Force Game 7, Seek First Road Win of the Series

Starting the series off down 2-0, the Mavs had their backs against the wall heading home. The good news is that a series doesn’t start until the road team wins, which has yet to happen. Like Tim Cato said, “can’t wait for someone to win on the road so we can finally start watching”.

Mavs Protect Home Court, Tie Series 2-2

The Mavs went into Game 4 looking to build off of their success in Game 3 of the series. Despite a strong defensive outing in Game 3, the national media would rather point to an uncharacteristic Suns performance. Dallas knew they had to protect their home court, because you can’t head back to Phoenix down 3-1.

The Dallas Mavericks: All-Time Records

The Dallas Mavericks are a professional American basketball team in the NBA. Located in Dallas, they play in the Southwest Division of the Western Conference and hold a reputation as a formidable team in the NBA. Though they draw a large fan base, they are not usually the favorites at...

Stars Ready for Games 3 and 4 After Taking Game 2 in Calgary

The American Airlines Center has a full plate of playoff games this weekend. Both the Stars and Mavericks host four important games in their respective series. The Flames/Stars series is off to a weird start after only two total goals with goalies in net. This is now a best-of-5 series as the Stars pulled off an unbelievable defensive win in Game 2. Leaving Calgary with a 1-1 series tie is a fantastic outcome considering they got shutout 1-0 in Game 1. Now this series heats up heading to Dallas. Jake Oettinger is a brick wall between the pipes who can carry the Stars to victory. This physical and defensive series goes to the AAC for two games.

What’s Next For Willie Calhoun?

Following the Rangers’ 7-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday, The Rangers made a roster move that shocked many people. 27-year-old Outfielder/DH Willie Calhoun was demoted to AAA. Later that night many reports came out saying that Calhoun requested a trade from the Texas Rangers. Calhoun said, “...

Revisiting Four Big Preseason Position Battles: May

Back in January, we took a look at the four biggest preseason position battles for FC Dallas in 2022. Each month throughout the season, we will review those four battles and see where things stand as the season progresses. Goalkeeper: Jimmy Maurer vs Maarten Paes. No real changes here, Paes...

Dallas Stars First Round Preview vs. Calgary Flames

The Dallas Stars are back in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Fans rejoiced when they clinched on home ice Wednesday. There are 16 playoff spots and the Stars are the 15th. Their prize is playing the Calgary Flames as a First Round opponent. The Arizona Coyotes erupted against the Nashville Predators in the 11th hour. Coming back down 4-0 in the final game of the season to win 5-4 set the matchups. This means the Stars play the Flames while the Predators get the Colorado Avalanche. The Stars are back off to the Pacific Division again against a powerful Flames opponent. There is a tough road ahead for the Stars. Here’s a look at Stars/Flames Round One.

Gobert stung by bee as Mavericks look to closeout series

This Utah series has been filled with interesting story lines; most notably, Luka’s injury status and the exceptional play of Jalen Brunson as the number one option. Who would’ve imagined a bigger story line than the biggest Mavs fan there is, Rudy Gobert’s bee. Gobert posted a...