By Dave Schwab
It is Week 8 in the NFL and while Denver continues to set the pace in the AFC as BetAnySports’ odd-on favorite to win that conference, over in the NFC there are a few unexpected contenders leading the way in that conference title race.
The Broncos made a huge statement this past Sunday night with a 42-17 pasting of San Francisco as 6.5-point home favorites on BetAnySports closing NFL betting odds. Peyton Manning set a new NFL record for career touchdown throws by torching the 49ers’ defense for four throwing scores.
Denver is now 5-1 straight up on the continue
Kyrie Irving returns for Cleveland; looks good
The Cleveland Cavaliers saw their point guard return to action on Friday. Kyrie Irving led all scorers in the win for the Cavaliers with 23 points. Cleveland head coach said Kyrie “looked great” and also called him a “special player.” Irving hurt his ankle when he stepped on Anderson Varejao in practice earlier this week and didn’t play in Brazil against Miami. In the game against Dallas, the Cavaliers sat Kevin Love with a stiff neck. LeBron James scored 12 points in 26 minutes and is expected to miss the preseason finale on continue
The Tampa Bay Lightning continue their five-game road trip against the Edmonton Oilers. Defenseman Victor Hedman will likely miss the remainder of Tampa Bay’s trek after suffering an upper-body injury in Saturday’s 4-2 victory at Vancouver. Hedman was holding his right hand in the second period and did not return.
Steven Stamkos scored two goals and set up another in the win, giving him five tallies in his last three contests and goaltender Ben Bishop has allowed just seven goals on 104 shot attempts. Bishop has allowed two or less goals in five of his last seven games and he continue
By Rex Factor
While there were some entertaining matches on Tuesday and Wednesday, favorites had their way on Matchday 1 in the UEFA Champions League, with most of the top teams in each of the eight groups earning three points for a victory.
The best potential for an upset came at Anfield in Group B, where Champions League debutants Ludogorets lost at the death to host Liverpool, 2-1. All three goals were scored in the final 11 minutes. Dani Abalo equalized for the Bulgarians, assisted by fellow substitute Younes Hamza in the 91st minute. But the Reds earned a penalty a minute continue
This week we wanted to talk little about who has qualified and who will qualify for the Barclays Tour Finals in London in 3 weeks. There are only two more weeks left of tourneys including the Paris Masters next week so guys are scrambling to book their spot as there is a lot of money on the line here. This week there are two 500 events in Basel and Valencia which should make things a little clearer.
In Austria last week Murray and Ferrer battled it out with Murray wining 7-5 in the third after David was up 4-2.They know continue