Cardinals Pro Bowl QB Kyler Murray to skip OTAs amid contract standstill

While attendance at OTAs is voluntary, Murray's absence doesn't inspire confidence he will be at mandatory minicamp next month. Murray and the Cardinals have been at odds for months now over the state of the QB's contract. Arizona exercised the fifth-year option on Murray's rookie contract — which would guarantee him a salary of about $29 million — but Murray wants a long contract extension.
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Texas A&M's Jimbo Fisher defends recruiting practices

The recent trend of college football coaches accusing each other of bad recruiting practices continued last weekend, and Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher is tired of it. Fisher appeared on KSAT 12 in San Antonio on Sunday and went off on comments that his program was using the NCAA's new "name, image, and likeness" rules to illegally recruit players.

Celts should cover, even series with Heat

It's a new week here at Bark Bets, and the postseason remains center-stage for tonight's action. We have a trio of Game 4s to enjoy. Two teams have a chance to tie the series at two, while the two-time defending champs can wrap up a commanding sweep and advance to the next round.

NHL Monday bets: Four prop plays for tonight's action

We were able to salvage the beginning of Round 2 with a nice weekend, and now it's all about continued momentum into this new week. We strangely have a back-to-back Monday night, along with the lone game from Saturday that helped us find some profit. Let's keep things moving with...

Warriors take Game 3 vs. Mavericks; move one win away from NBA Finals

Due in part to the truncated 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 NBA seasons, the Golden State Warriors combined for just 54 wins over the last two years. The Warriors took a massive leap forward during the 2021-2022 campaign, looking to get back to perennial championship-contending ways, and finished 53-29 in the regular season to grab the No. 3 seed in the Western Conference playoffs this spring.

Evander Kane's hat-trick helps Oilers extinguish Flames in Game 3

Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid were instrumental in the win for Edmonton as well, notching four and three assists respectively. Picking up the victory in net was Mike Smith, who made 32 saves. The Oilers are now two wins away from reaching the Conference Finals for the first time since...

Warriors' Otto Porter ruled out of Game 3 with foot injury

Golden State Warriors forward Otto Porter Jr. entered Sunday night's Game 3 of the Western Conference finals against the Dallas Mavericks having scored in double figures in back-to-back contests and four of his last five games. In the second quarter of action, Porter got into the scorer's book on a layup, but suffered a foot injury on the play.

Rangers HC Gerard Gallant calls out Hurricanes' 'cheap shot' in Game 3

Gerard Gallant's New York Rangers picked up a 3-1 home win over the Carolina Hurricanes in the Eastern Conference semifinals on Sunday in a near must-win situation. They still trail in the best-of-seven set 2-1, but they'll have a good chance to even up the series if they can hold home ice in Game 4 on Tuesday.

Brewers All-Star SP Freddy Peralta headed to IL with shoulder injury

The fifth-year pro left his Sunday start against the Washington Nationals after just three innings of work and after allowing five runs (all earned) on six hits, while walking one and striking out two. Peralta's three innings matched his shortest outing of the season and Sunday was the first time he failed to record at least four strikeouts, while it was just the second time this year he's allowed five or more runs in a game.