After what seems like an eternity, Georges St-Pierre appears to be returning to the UFC. Reports surfaced on February 15 that GSP and the UFC are close to finalizing a multi-fight deal that would see the former welterweight champion return to the Octagon for the first time in over three years.
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You can ask anyone “who is the greatest MMA fighter ever” and you will likely hear the same names, one of which is Georges St-Pierre. GSP has one of the most diverse tool sets in MMA history and when you pair that with some of the best cardio we’ve ever seen, you get a nearly unstoppable force.
The Toronto Raptors have been one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference over the last couple of years, but they’ve had a gaping hole at the power forward position since Chris Bosh left the franchise for the Miami Heat in 2010. That changed on Wednesday.
Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri pulled the trigger on the biggest trade of the NBA season, sending Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round pick to the Orlando Magic in exchange for veteran big man Serge Ibaka.
Duke Blue Devils at Virginia Cavaliers (-5, 131.5)
With the ACC race tightening at the top, every game carries added importance, and a big one is on tap Wednesday as No. 15 Virginia hosts No. 14 Duke. The Cavaliers and Blue Devils are tied for fourth in the conference standings – one game behind leader North Carolina and one-half game back of Louisville and Florida State in the crowded title chase.
Clippers leading scorer Blake Griffin (21.9) is averaging 26.8 points and 9.3 rebounds in six games during February.
Los Angeles Clippers at Utah Jazz (-7, 206.5)
Our Covers NHL cheat sheet breaks down the best NHL betting notes so you can handicap the week like a pro, including the Edmonton Oilers who are a surprising Under team thus far in 2016-17.
The 66th NBA All-Star game commences in one week at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans at 8:00pm eastern. Since the game is simply an exhibition and since Valentine’s Day is Tuesday, which requires us gentlemen to exhibit not only a smile but our best behavior, today we’re going ranting.
Indiana Pacers at Washington Wizards (-5, 214.5)
Two teams surging up the standings in the Eastern Conference square off when the Indiana Pacers visit the Washington Wizards on Friday. The Wizards had a 17-game home winning streak come to an end on Monday but bounced back with an overtime win at Brooklyn on Wednesday while the Pacers’ seven-game winning streak was coming to an end in a loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Over the course of the next few days, pitchers and catchers will report to sun-splashed spring training sites across Florida and Arizona. Ten days from now, all position players will be in camp as well, and seven weeks from now, another Major League Baseball season will be upon us.
Since 1997-98, the road team is 25-10 ATS when Duke and UNC face off and UNC is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Cameron Indoor Stadium and Dean E. Smith Center are two of the most hallowed and notorious home courts in college basketball. Oddsmakers take extra care when setting the spreads for the host teams in Durham and Chapel Hill, giving them a bit more respect than the standard 3-point home-court edge.