Brian Edwards

KD ruled out for the rest of the Houston series

Golden State star forward Kevin Durant has been ruled out for the rest of its Western Conference semifinal series against Houston. As seven-point underdogs for Friday’s Game 6, the Warriors are facing their richest postseason spread as ‘dogs during Steve Kerr’s tenure.

Cerrone dominates Iaquinta at UFC Ottawa, wants Conor McGregor next

Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone dominated “Raging” Al Iaquinta in Saturday’s UFC Ottawa headliner. Cerrone won a unanimous decision as an even-money underdog and then called out Conor McGregor.

Westgate: Tagovailoa is -300 favorite to go No. 1 in 2020 NFL Draft

The Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas has made Alabama QB Tua Tagovailoa the -300 favorite to go No. 1 overall in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Lesnar retiring; Cormier and Miocic rematch set for UFC 241

With Brock Lesnar retiring, Daniel Cormier will defend his heavyweight belt against former champ, Stipe Miocic, at UFC 241. BetOnline opened “DC” as a -150 favorite.

Rockets’ nemesis Scott Foster officiating Game 2

Scott Foster will be the crew chief officiating tonight’s Game 2 between Houston and Golden State. The Rockets are 0-6 when Foster refs their postseason games since 2017.

UFC 242 scheduled for Abu Dhabi on Sept. 7

Starting with UFC 242 on Sept. 7, the UFC will host an event in Abu Dhabi annually for the next five years. Khabib Nurmagomedov is expected to face Dustin Poirier in the UFC 242 headliner.

Corruption trial thrusts Duke basketball into national spotlight

FBI wiretaps caught multiple schools discussing payments to two recruits who eventually went to Duke.

Testimony at federal trial alleges Sean Miller paid to get Deandre Ayton

The second federal fraud trial tied to corruption in college basketball is ongoing this week, and Wednesday’s testimony wasn’t good for Arizona’s Sean Miller.

Previewing Tuesday’s NBA playoff games: Unders hold value

The NBA Playoffs have three elimination games on Tuesday’s four-game card. Brian Edwards thinks Portland is the most appealing option.

Westgate releases odds for 2019 NBA playoffs second-round series

The Westgate SuperBook has updated its NBA futures and released odds for three of the four second-round series.