1. NBA Slam Dunk Contest 2015: Odds and Predictions for Entire Field

    The NBA Slam Dunk Contest may not feature the league’s biggest stars like it did at the peak of its powers, but it is still the headlining event of All-Star Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 19,249 reads 47 comments

  2. NBA Rumors: Whispers Surrounding Taj Gibson, Arron Afflalo and More

    The NBA trade deadline is the great February hope for teams looking to load their roster up before the playoffs approach. It also represents a golden opportunity for struggling squads to expedite their rebuilding process with timely trades...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 43,731 reads 61 comments

  3. 2015 NFL Free Agents: Rumors, Predictions for Intriguing Offseason Storylines

    Building through the draft may be the time-tested way to establish a long-term winner in the NFL , but sometimes all it takes is a premier free agent or two to put a team over the top...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 18,929 reads 29 comments

  4. Kentucky Passes the Most Difficult Test SEC Has to Offer in Road Win vs. Florida

    Kentucky beat a Florida Gators team Saturday night that is tied for seventh place in the SEC standings. However, it was the most difficult conference test the Wildcats have to face all season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 38,371 reads 193 comments

  5. The 10 NCAA Tournament Dry Spells Most Likely to End This Season

    The rallying cry of Chicago Cubs fans who haven’t seen their team win the World Series since 1908 is this: "There’s always next year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 26 days ago 26,683 reads 25 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Whispers from Los Angeles on Jeremy Lin, Goran Dragic and More

    Let’s be perfectly honest as the Feb. 19 trade deadline approaches in the NBA —the big, bad Los Angeles Lakers are sellers just playing out the string for the rest of the season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 10,367 reads 0 comments

  7. NBA Trade Rumors: Buzz from Around League as Deadline Approaches

    March Madness may be for college basketball, but NBA fans could be treated to their own version of madness when the playoffs start with a number of teams that could theoretically take home the crown...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 14,349 reads 1 comments

  8. Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: CBB DraftKings Strategy for Feb. 7

    There are enough games Saturday to make a college basketball fan’s head spin, including two separate ACC showdowns pitting Top 10 teams against each other. That means DraftKings...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 27 days ago 1,134 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Rumors: Hottest Chatter for Week of Feb. 2

    It wouldn ’t be that much of a surprise if any of five teams in the Eastern Conference or eight teams in the Western Conference made the NBA Finals, which is what makes the upcoming trade deadline (Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 14,195 reads 4 comments

  10. NFL Mock Draft 2015: 1st-Round Projections for Country's Top Prospects

    To all NFL franchises that want to be like the New England Patriots, your mission is simple—dominate the draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 3,095 reads 2 comments

  11. National Signing Day 2015: Under-the-Radar Commitments to Watch

    There are only so many 5-star prospects to go around on national signing day, and not every team can be Alabama. Plenty of teams across the country will rely on under-the-radar commitments to deliver over the course of the next four years...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 161 reads 0 comments

  12. Is Syracuse Taking the Easy Way Out with Self-Imposed Postseason Ban?

    Sometimes, a postseason ban in college sports is the "sheep in wolf’s clothing" version of a punishment...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 7,704 reads 16 comments

  13. Top College Football Recruiting Classes: 2015 Rankings and Groups to Watch

    It is not an exaggeration to say national championships are won on national signing day. After all, Ohio State just took home the title on the back of a 2012 class that was ranked No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 2,253 reads 0 comments

  14. Daily Fantasy College Basketball 2015: DraftKings Lineup Advice for Feb. 5

    Thursday is a fairly light day on the college basketball schedule with only two different games featuring a team ranked in the Associated Press poll. That means DraftKings ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 941 reads 0 comments

  15. FSU Football Recruiting: Top 2015 Recruits Committed to Seminoles

    Wednesday’s national signing day was the official start to the post-Jameis Winston era in Tallahassee for Florida State, and the Seminoles wasted little time maintaining their spot near the top of the college football mountain...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 4,825 reads 12 comments

  16. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes' Keys to a Strong Regular-Season Finish

    All aboard the D’Angelo Russell express. Ohio State is suddenly back in the mix for a Big Ten title after a three-game winning streak that included blowout victories over Maryland and Indiana, thanks largely to the brilliance of Russell...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 1,448 reads 2 comments

  17. NBA All-Star Game 2015: Top MVP Candidates for Annual Exhibition

    The NBA All-Star Game may be the one basketball contest a season that nobody cares who actually wins or loses the game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 2,597 reads 1 comments

  18. Ohio State Football Recruiting: Top Remaining 2015 Recruits, Class Predictions

    If you thought recruiting in the immediate aftermath of a national championship would make Urban Meyer ’s job easy at Ohio State, think again. Sure, the Buckeyes have the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 10,323 reads 3 comments

  19. Oregon Ducks Football Recruiting: Top Remaining 2015 Recruits, Class Predictions

    How does a team that came within one victory of a national championship and then lost its Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback pick up the pieces and move forward? Securing a top-notch class on national signing day would be a good place to start...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 30 days ago 5,872 reads 3 comments

  20. Kentucky Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from SEC Clash vs. Georgia

    Just because John Calipari has assembled a Kentucky team loaded with NBA talent doesn ’t mean every single game is going to be an absolute blowout...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,892 reads 20 comments

  21. The Most Impressive Statistics in College Basketball from 2014-15

    Statistics often get overlooked in college basketball. That’s not to say they aren’t important or never get discussed, but the sport doesn’t have millions of people playing fantasy versions like professional football and baseball do...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,932 reads 10 comments

  22. Super Bowl Commercials 2015: Best Ads Still Resonating with Viewers

    While the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl with a 28-24 dismissal of the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, they were not the only ones to emerge victoriously...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 588 reads 0 comments

  23. National Signing Day 2015: Predictions for Most Coveted Football Recruits

    Future college football championships will be decided Wednesday by a group of kids who are still worried about chemistry classes and who they are going to invite to the senior prom...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 553 reads 0 comments

  24. Ohio State Football Recruiting: Predictions for Top Rumored 2015 Prospects

    There isn’t a program in college football that is better set up for extended recruiting success than Ohio State, and that will continue on Wednesday’s national signing day...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 6,848 reads 4 comments

  25. Patriots Parade 2015: Date, Time, Route and Latest Weather Forecast Report

    Forget Disney World, Tom Brady and the rest of the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots are going to the Prudential Center in Boston for a parade...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,433 reads 0 comments