ESPN Chalk's Andrew Lange outlines the best value bets among Saturday's slate of college basketball games, including Indiana-Northwestern and North Carolina-Pittsburgh.
Buster Olney talks to Karl Ravech and Justin Havens about the win-total projections for some notable clubs. Plus, conversations with Mets P Jacob deGrom and Jessica Mendoza.
Spring games are just meaningless exhibitions, right? Wrong. You can learn something from early box scores -- if you know where to look.
Opie Otterstad, who has created paintings depicting the last 15 years of World Series championships, has commemorated the Cubs' long-awaited win with the limited-edition piece "It Happened."
It's only spring training, but a weekend matchup with the Indians is sure to bring back that Fall Classic feeling. What's the one memory the Cubs who broke the curse can't get out of their minds?
We answer your Big Ten questions via Twitter and email.
Nebraska, Iowa and Minnesota must pick QBs. Northwestern and Purdue need playmakers. Wisconsin and Illinois need help on the defensive front.
His fans see a Hall of Fame career. His critics see PED allegations. Sammy Sosa's story is bigger than that, and he doesn't deserve to be erased from Cubs history.
The downside of winning is deciding whom to pay and whom to let walk away. As Jake Arrieta's contract year arrives, Chicago's toughest choice looms.
Don't look now but the Wildcats have developed a potent passing attack thanks to QB Clayton Thorson and a surprising group of receivers.
Putting disappointment over postseason playing time behind him, Miguel Montero broke bread with his manager to talk about the catcher's 2017 role.
Buster Olney and Tim Kurkjian discuss the contentious relationship brewing between Rob Manfred and the MLBPA, Matt Wieters' deal in Washington and more. Plus, a conversation with Orioles closer Zach Britton, Maria Torres of the KC Star and the Marlins' reaction to Jose Fernandez's toxicology report.
The Cubs could be even more potent with Schwarber, but the champs need to find a spot for him in the lineup. That could mean putting him and his surgically repaired left knee behind the plate.
Malcolm Hill scored 18 points to lead Illinois to a 66-50 win over Northwestern on Tuesday night.
The bar has been set
Per the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook, the following are the eight highest 2017 over-under win totals across all MLB teams. Story
The Chicago Cubs have the highest projected regular-season win total at the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook and also have the best odds to win the World Series at 7-2.
Sammy Sosa has some regrets about the end of his Cubs tenure, but he won't beg for a return to the team's good graces.
Northwestern has plenty of reason to be optimistic and will be looking to build on the positive momentum from its showing in the Pinstripe Bowl.
As Willson Contreras attempts to master the art of catching Chicago's top lefty, he can lean on the best possible tutor in David Ross.
From Iowa's running game to Wisconsin's linebackers, we examine the biggest strengths of each team in the Big Ten West division.
Series repeat rare feat in Senior Circuit
It has happened 17 times in the American League, four times since the most recent occurrence in the NL: 1977-78 Yankees, 1992-93 Blue Jays, 1998-99-2000 Yankees.
Jake Arrieta's impressive 2016 average
The Cubs starter had far and away the best batting average among MLB pitchers last year at .262.
Cubs favored to win back-to-back titles
It took the Chicago Cubs 108 years to break their World Series title drought, but Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook gives them the highest odds to be repeat champions this year.