NCAA coaches charged with fraud and corruption

Hmm, am I shocked? No, not really. However, I am a little shocked that it was the Feds that caught...
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NCAA coaches charged with fraud and corruption

The Heartbeat of a Nation and How Hockey Helped Shape It

Canada founded in 1867 and is now into its 151st year and a nation. Jump forward only 50 years from...
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The Heartbeat of a Nation and How Hockey Helped Shape It

Luol Deng: Basketball's $125 Million Real Estate Magnate

It's true that the South Sudanese NBA player Luol Deng has earned 151,000,000 million throughout his fourteen year NBA career....
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Luol Deng: Basketball's $125 Million Real Estate Magnate

Bitcoin Casinos and Blockchain: Adding Trust to Online Gambling

The introduction of casinos added class to gambling. Gambling went from the streets to five-star lounges with the finest linen...
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Bitcoin Casinos and Blockchain: Adding Trust to Online Gambling

The Shining Stars of the NHL

Over the years the NHL has thrown us all some seriously fine sporting moments. From buzzer beating goals, to special...
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The Shining Stars of the NHL

The Gaming World is Shifting to the Digital Realm

The internet and the world wide web look like it came into existence just a few years ago. Indeed, if...
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The Gaming World is Shifting to the Digital Realm

Progressive Betting and Professional Sports

Previously, we had talked on The Sports Economist about how to improve your chances when betting on professional sports, specifically...
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Progressive Betting and Professional Sports

The Roaring Success Story of the UFC

We all know about Conor Mcgregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Anderson Silva, Dan Henderson, Rory MacDonald, and others fighting stars. What do...
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The Roaring Success Story of the UFC

NFL Fantasy Rankings For 2020

As their name implies, daily fantasy sports (DFS) are a range of fantasy sports wherein contests or matches happen in days or hours than entire seasons. Some examples of DFS include basketball, baseball, and American football. In particular, DFS players can also bet on fantasy NFL games. But, like other DFS games, you need to know the best player and team rankings to increase your chances of winning bets. Getting Started In NFL DFS Perhaps, you’re a beginner in DFS football, and you’re looking to learn the ropes about betting on fantasy matches. Conversely, you’re a DFS veteran looking for

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Interest In The NFL Will Skyrocket This Season

Professional football will benefit from the increasing number of states that have legalized sports betting  By Alexander Chan Sports betting is now legal in some capacity in 22 states and Washington, DC. Some states permit mobile betting while some states require that any sports wagering occur at authorized casinos. The NFL experienced a ratings rebound last season after declining in previous seasons. The increasing number of states that have adopted legalized sports betting will only accelerate the NFL’s ratings resurgence. Sports bettors have not been able to wager on any American team sports in the last four months. Bettors will

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Potential Loss of Revenue without NCAA Football

As 2020 drags on, the uncertainty in just about everything seems to increase. The world of professional and college sports is definitely not an exception to this. In fact, it seems we are more and more confused about what to do about it as time drags on and people argue about what is the best course of action. As far as the sports world is concerned, in many ways it’s even worse, because we have been frequently making plans, just to wind up dumping them. And in the meantime, there are zero sports being played in many cases. This is

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Claiming For Your Sports Injury

If you have been injured in a sporting accident that was not your fault, you may be entitled to bring a claim for personal injury compensation. Often, both professional athletes and weekend amateurs alike will put their injury down to their own lack of attention, even where there were clearly factors at play that could not be reasonably expected (for example, poorly maintained equipment – please see below for further details on types of spotting injury). If you have been affected, you may need to speak to an Alexandria based personal injury lawyer. Let’s look at some of the types

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Sports Betting is Coming Back

COVID-19 led the shut-down of the major sports in the world and crushed the sports gambling industry. Online bookmakers and betters took a significant hit, as they no longer were able to place bets on any sports. However, some professional leagues are back now! Yes! America’s four major sports leagues, MLB, NBA, NHL, and NFL, have already moved ahead with plans to start their seasons. It implies that sports betting is returning too. Let’s have a look into these leagues and betting implications in detail. 1- MLB Baseball is back! It started on 23rd July 2020. This time, it is

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How To Help Your Chances Of Winning When Football Betting

Football betting is common around the world. In fact, some people bet as much as millions on premier league matches. Some of the favorite teams like FC and Chelsea endear a lot of betters to put stakes on the games that teams are playing with the hope to win big cash. However, as a football better, note that not all bets you place may result in a win. This is because there are some variables that go into football betting that makes it challenging to predict the correct outcomes. Whether you’re just getting started or you want to get odds

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Thinking of Trying a New Sport? Here’s Why You Should

The idea of trying a new sport or joining a club can be daunting. If you do an exercise incorrectly you risk getting a sports injury. This could be down to no fault of your own – equipment could be faulty or you might have been trained incorrectly (locate a personal injury law firm to find out more about your rights in situations like this) and no one wants to embarrass themselves by doing something “wrong”. However, the world is slowly getting back to normal and this means that sports clubs may soon be opening their doors. Here’s why you

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E-Cigarette as an Alternative Option to Smoker Sportspersons/Athletes

It has been hundreds of years since mankind is getting pleasure by inhaling smoke. Tobacco cigarettes have become a part of modern culture and fashion. Many young minds get influenced by the depiction of smoking on TV shows and movies. Certainly, most people start smoking a cigarette thinking it as a cool thing, and then becomes addicted to it. In the last few decades, very wide studies have been carried out showing the bad effects of tobacco cigarettes on the human body and how later can be the home of various illnesses. Even before inviting some serious illnesses, it halts

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The Most Expensive Sports in the World

We all know how important sports are for us. They help us with not just our physical well-being but also our mental and emotional state. One doesn’t need to be a professional level sportsman to enjoy sports and their benefits. All one needs to do is dedicate some time to the sport and practice it regularly. However, not all sports are easily accessible to the general public. You might have gone to Las Vegas to watch some sporting events but have you ever wondered what it took for those sportsmen to get there? There are many sports that require not

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Touring Athletes Vs Hub Cities

London, it’s definitely quite the town! We love the hustle and bustle every time we have to go there. And this has occurred more often than one may think. London is truly a great metropolis, and certainly no slouch as far as sports go worldwide. One in six British subjects calls London or one of its suburbs home. There are so many things to do there, so much great food and culture and life in general. Model Escorts London are even sometimes an option for the more thrill seeking among the population. London may very well in 2020 find itself

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The Cost of COVID-19 to Pro Sports in the USA

Reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks. Photo by: Keith Allison (Flickr). A $100 billion a year industry, professional sports is just one of many businesses in the United States that is feeling the economic crunch of the COVID-19 outbreak. Industry analysts are estimating that across the board, pro sports will lose approximately $12 billion due to the many shutdowns caused by the coronavirus. Those numbers will grow exponentially higher if the NFL and NCAA football seasons are also impacted by the virus. A full NFL season played without fans in the stands could cost the league as

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International Esports Betting Can Provide Your Sports Gambling Fix

American sports, or lack thereof, got you down during a pandemic? Are you a fan of betting and need a small sports gambling fix? American sports are usually a robust industry, but of course are limited in the wake of coronavirus. If you’re in need of a small gambling fix, or even a larger one, esports betting might be worth your time and attention. Esports have grown from the LAN parties of the early 2000s to a multi-billion dollar worldwide industry. The most enthusiastic fans and zealous participants are often found in North America, China, and South Korea. However, partially

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