NFL Super Bowl LIII Preview: New England Patriots vs Los Angeles Rams

January 31, 2019

Breaking down Sunday’s big game. Back in 2002, the Los Angeles Rams lived in St. Louis, seeking their second Super Bowl title in three years against an upstart New England Patriots team. It was a group of no-name players from the AFC seemingly sent to be sacrificed against one of the best NFC teams fielded this century. The Patriots’ head coach, Bill Belichick, was a prodigy who’d failed to deliver…

Read More >>

NCAA Basketball Temple Owls vs Houston Cougars Preview

January 31, 2019

Preview: Temple at Houston No. 13 Houston would love to avenge the lone blemish on its record Thursday when it hosts Temple in American Athletic Conference action. The Cougars’ only defeat came earlier this month against the Owls, who now are trying to avoid losing for the third time in four games. To play this game at FanPicks…click here In the first matchup on Jan. 9, Temple held Houston below…

Read More >>

NBA Milwaukee Bucks vs Toronto Raptors Preview

January 30, 2019

Preview: Bucks at Raptors The battle for first place in the Eastern Conference will go head-to-head when the Milwaukee Bucks visit the Toronto Raptors on Thursday. The Bucks go into the meeting with a half-game lead in the East and took two of the first three matchups against the Raptors, including a win at Toronto on Dec. 9. To play this game at FanPicks…click here Milwaukee began its five-game road…

Read More >>

NCAA Basketball Virginia Tech Hokies vs Miami Hurricanes Preview

January 30, 2019

Preview: Virginia Tech at Miami On the heels of its 103-82 loss to North Carolina, No. 11 Virginia Tech needed a big win against Syracuse on Saturday and the Hokies got it, routing the Orange 78-56 at home behind a career-best 35-point performance from senior guard Justin Robinson. The Hokies will look for more of the same on the road Wednesday when they face a downtrodden Miami team off to…

Read More >>

NBA Indiana Pacers vs Washington Wizards Preview

January 30, 2019

Preview: Pacers at Wizards The Indiana Pacers are reeling from the loss of star guard Victor Oladipo as they begin a four-game road trip Wednesday against the Washington Wizards. Indiana is 0-2 since Oladipo was lost to a season-ending knee injury after being steamrolled 132-100 by visiting Golden State on Monday. To play this game at FanPicks…click here The 32-point loss to the Warriors represents the Pacers’ worst of the…

Read More >>

PGA Phoenix Open 2019 Preview

January 29, 2019

Lefty leads a great golf lineup for the Waste Management Phoenix Open The Waste Management Phoenix Open golf tournament is set for Jan. 31-Feb. 3 at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Ariz. That means it’s time to pick your optimal FanPicks fantasy golf lineup. Fortunately, our fantasy golf experts are ready to help.  To play this contest at FanPicks…click here Here’s what our best Waste Management Phoenix Open 2019 lineup looks…

Read More >>

5 Reasons Why the Los Angeles Rams Will Win Super Bowl 53

January 29, 2019

Aaron Donald and the Rams’ defense have dominated the line of scrimmage in their two playoff victories The Rams are back! While this isn’t exactly “The Greatest Show on Turf,” the Rams are back in the Super Bowl after knocking off the top-seeded Saints 26-23 in overtime in the NFC Championship on Sunday in New Orleans. The win not only marked the franchise’s first conference title since 2001 (back when…

Read More >>

5 Reasons Why The New England Patriots Will Win Super Bowl 53

January 29, 2019

Will the ninth time be the charm for an unprecedented sixth Super Bowl ring for Belichick and Brady? Love them or hate them, the New England Patriots have established an NFL dynasty that may never be matched in the salary cap era. Defeating the Kansas City Chiefs on the road Sunday earned them a fourth Super Bowl bid in the past five seasons and the team’s ninth with Bill Belichick…

Read More >>

NCAA Basketball Tennessee Volunteers vs South Carolina Gamecocks Preview

January 29, 2019

Preview: Tennessee at South Carolina South Carolina has been the biggest surprise during SEC play thus far and will try to send an even bigger shockwave through the league when it hosts top-ranked Tennessee on Tuesday. The Volunteers have won 14 straight contests, one shy of matching the longest streak in program history. To play this game at FanPicks…click here Tennessee hasn’t lost since Nov. 23 against Kansas, and 11…

Read More >>

NBA Golden State Warriors vs Indiana Pacers Preview

January 27, 2019

Preview: Warriors at Pacers The Indiana Pacers’ first game without star guard Victor Oladipo didn’t go so well, and the path forward isn’t getting any easier. The Pacers will try to move to 1-1 since Oladipo’s season-ending knee injury when they host the defending champion Golden State Warriors on Monday. To play this game at FanPicks…click here Indiana somehow regrouped after watching Oladipo’s gruesome injury in Wednesday’s 110-106 home win…

Read More >>

NCAA Basketball Duke Blue Devils vs Notre Dame Fighting Irish Preview

January 27, 2019

Preview: Duke at Notre Dame Duke shoots for its fourth consecutive win on Monday night as it visits struggling Notre Dame in a nationally-televised game. The Fighting Irish have lost four straight and own just one victory in conference play. To play this game at FanPicks…click here The Blue Devils did not look like the No. 2 team in the country for 20-plus minutes on Saturday afternoon, but something clicked…

Read More >>

NBA Milwaukee Bucks vs Oklahoma City Thunder

January 27, 2019

Preview: Bucks at Thunder The Milwaukee Bucks pushed their latest winning streak to six straight behind another MVP-like effort from superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo on Friday and own the fewest losses in the NBA as they get set to embark on a five-game road trip. Antetokounmpo and the Bucks will kick things off by visiting the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday. To play this game at FanPicks…click here The Bucks trailed…

Read More >>

NCAA Basketball Michigan Wolverines vs Indiana Hoosiers Preview

January 24, 2019

Preview: Michigan at Indiana Sixth-ranked Michigan looks to regain its scoring touch when it visits Indiana on Friday in a Big Ten game. The Wolverines are coming off their worst shooting performance since Nov. 23, 2016 as they finished 33.9 percent from the field, but managed to pull out a 59-57 victory against Minnesota on Tuesday after being held to a season-low points total in a 64-54 setback to Wisconsin…

Read More >>