Tag Archives: On Deck
- On Deck: Jordan Spieth is the truth
April 13, 2015
Jordan Spieth may not yet be the household name that Tiger Woods is, but Spieth’s incredible performance at the 2015 Masters will go a long way in building that legend. The 21-year old completely ran roughshod over Augusta, finishing the four-round tournament with a score of 18-under par. I’m not...
- On Deck: Wrestlemania 31 underdogs win as WWE pulls out betting surprises again
March 30, 2015
For the second straight year, the WWE proved that betting on Wrestlemania odds is harder than it looks. In the run-up to the event, numerous sportsbooks released odds on the matches scheduled for Wrestlemania 31. But as the saying goes in the world of professional wrestling, “results are subject to...
- On Deck: The increasingly predictable world of Formula One
March 9, 2015
Did you know that the 2015 Formula One season is set to kick off this weekend in Melbourne, Australia? Did you also know that Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton is the defending world champion, unseating Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel last season after the latter won the previous four world titles? I ask...
- On Deck: March Madness
March 3, 2015
Every year, a lot of people look forward to March for a variety of reasons. Whether it’s because they’re relieved of escaping the icy hell that is Winter, or they’re just looking forward to seeing flowers bloom again, March always seems like the first month of the year when those...
- On Deck: The Power of “Money”
February 23, 2015
Throughout the whole process behind the latest negotiations of the Floyd Mayweather - Manny Pacquiao fight, the self-proclaimed “A-side” - that would be Floyd - always went back to one word to defend against complaints that the fight had lost its appeal: timing. We can all argue when the fight...
- On Deck: NBA All-Star Game Recap
February 16, 2015
The NBA’s annual mid-season classic has come and gone and boy, it was pretty special, wasn’t it? I’m not usually that excited over the festivities of the NBA’s All-Star weekend, but this year proved that it can still catch the attention of hardcore and mainstream fans alike. I like to...
Weekly Poll – Which Team Will Win the 2014 NBA Finals?
June 13, 2014