1. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes' Biggest Concerns Ahead of Big Ten Play

    The Ohio State basketball team is 11-2, nationally ranked and fresh off a dominating 100-55 victory in its last nonconference game of the season. There’s really nothing to worry about heading into Big Ten play, right? Wrong...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 1,366 reads 3 comments

  2. Bowl Games 2014-15: Schedule, Predictions and More for Rest of Postseason

    Take a much-deserved breath, college football fans. There are no bowl games Sunday after an incredible start to the postseason that has featured overtime thrillers, costly kicking gaffes, Hail Mary endings and conference pride...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 6,732 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL Picks Week 17: Odds and Over/Under Advice Before Sunday Kickoff

    It’s sad, really. Week 17 represents the final full-slate NFL Sunday that fans will have until September 2015...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 6,856 reads 0 comments

  4. Week 17 NFL Picks: Final Vegas Odds and Predictions for Sunday's Slate

    The NFL point spreads are going to get a lot tighter following Week 17 once the playoffs begin. No longer will bettors have the opportunity to gamble on games between the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders or the Dallas Cowboys and Washington...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 4,486 reads 0 comments

  5. NFL Schedule Week 17: TV Coverage Map, Start Times and Live Stream Info

    There are plenty of games on the NFL ’s Week 17 schedule with playoff implications, so you better find out how to watch the one you care about the most...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 10,264 reads 0 comments

  6. Kentucky Basketball: Has Tyler Ulis Earned the Right to Start for the Wildcats?

    What a rough life Kentucky fans have right now. Their team walked into Louisville’s arena, controlled the game against a top-five squad in the nation and came away with a 58-50 win...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 29 days ago 6,566 reads 35 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Whispers from Los Angeles on Rajon Rondo and More

    The only things the Los Angeles Lakers ' fans can do at this point is look forward to next season and enjoy Kobe Bryant in the twilight of his career...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 9,093 reads 1 comments

  8. MLB Trade Rumors: Hot-Stove Whispers on A.J. Cole, Luis Avilan and More

    If you thought the MLB hot stove would temporarily switch to the off position for the holidays, think again. After all, some teams still have needs to be met, and the number of days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training is dwindling.

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,514 reads 0 comments

  9. College Football Bowl Picks 2014: Predictions for Remaining Postseason Games

    College football fans could not have asked for much more out of the pre -Christmas bowl games. After all, we were treated to a double-overtime thriller that ended in a brawl between ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,844 reads 0 comments

  10. College Football Playoff Championship 2015: Odds, Picks for Postseason Clashes

    The initial College Football Playoff could not have been scripted any better. It features a showdown between the past two Heisman winners and two of the most dynamic offenses in the country in the Rose Bowl...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 989 reads 0 comments

  11. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Cole Hamels, Dan Haren and More

    Sports fans may have their attention firmly turned toward football and basketball around the holidays, but pitchers and catchers report to spring training in less than two months...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,117 reads 0 comments

  12. Winter Classic 2015: TV Schedule, Predictions, More for Blackhawks vs. Capitals

    There may be nothing better in sports than the drama of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but hockey only takes center stage during the regular season once a year—at the Winter Classic...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,627 reads 0 comments

  13. NFL Power Rankings Week 17: Analyzing Standings Entering Week 17

    The NFL playoff picture is all but set with 10 of the 12 spots locked up, but there is plenty of drama still remaining heading into Week 17...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,261 reads 1 comments

  14. NFL Standings 2014-15: Predictions for Teams on the Bubble

    If you are an NFC fan, the question of which six teams are getting into the playoffs is clear cut, and the final spot comes down to one game. That’s not the case if you are an AFC supporter...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 8,724 reads 0 comments

  15. Heart of Dallas Bowl 2014: Illinois vs. Louisiana Tech TV Info, Spread and Time

    Illinois may be the Big Ten representative at the 2014 Heart of Dallas Bowl, but Louisiana Tech of the Conference USA is the favorite...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,660 reads 0 comments

  16. St. Petersburg Bowl 2014: NC State vs. UCF TV Info, Spread, Injury News and Time

    Central Florida went 0-2 in its two opportunities to beat a Power Five conference opponent this season, but it gets a much-deserved third chance in the 2014 St. Petersburg Bowl against the ACC ’s North Carolina State...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,121 reads 0 comments

  17. Winners and Losers from Nonconference Play in College Basketball in 2014-15

    College basketball seasons are not made during the nonconference portion of the schedule, but a marquee win or two can go a long way when the selection committee looks at resumes in March...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 16,058 reads 27 comments

  18. Kentucky Basketball: Keys to Beating Louisville in Rivalry Showdown

    One game. One measly game. That could very well be the only thing separating the 2014-15 Kentucky Wildcats basketball team from an undefeated regular season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,844 reads 20 comments

  19. 10 College Basketball Teams Most Impacted by Injuries in 2014-15

    For as much as painful losses hurt for players and fans, there are truly few worse things in sports than injuries. That is especially the case in college sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 8,498 reads 16 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' Biggest Concerns Ahead of ACC Play

    Bad news, Duke fans. The Blue Devils basketball team is not perfect, despite what the 10-0 record indicates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 4,106 reads 5 comments

  21. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes' Defense Must Improve After Loss to UNC

    Columbus, we have a problem. The Ohio State basketball team is 0-2 against NCAA tournament-quality competition and 9-0 against cupcakes...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,849 reads 17 comments

  22. CBS Sports Classic 2014: Teams, Schedule, Live Stream, TV Info

    Saturday may be the first day of college football’s bowl season, but its basketball counterpart is doing its best to divert some of that attention to the hardwood at the CBS Sports Classic...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 753 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding David Ross, Allen Craig and More

    If you thought the Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox were done signing players this offseason just because they respectively landed Jon Lester and Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez, think again...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,401 reads 0 comments

  24. College Football Playoff Championship 2015: Date and Predictions for Title Match

    The 2014 college football season began with every team, realistically or not, dreaming of a national championship...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,735 reads 120 comments

  25. Sugar Bowl 2015: Schedule, TV Info and More for Ohio State vs. Alabama

    Fireworks may go off around the world at midnight on New Year’s Eve to ring in 2015, but college football’s version of an explosive firework show won't happen until 8:30 p...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 22,873 reads 281 comments