Nikola Jokic will help end Nuggets’ skid, plus other best bets for Tuesday

Happy Tuesday gamblers, it’s Chris Bengel back in the saddle with you. As an Eagles fan myself, I’m elated to see them back on the NFL‘s biggest stage in what has been a sensational season for the team. All bias asides, as an NFL fan it’s hard to ask for a better quarterback matchup than … Read more

Golden State faces Toronto on 4-game home skid

By Staff The Associated Press Posted January 26, 2023 2:04 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Toronto Raptors (22-27, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Golden State Warriors (23-24, eighth in the Western Conference) San Francisco; Friday, 10 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Golden State hosts Toronto looking to end its four-game home … Read more

Georgetown beats DePaul, snapping 29-game Big East losing skid

WASHINGTON — Georgetown snapped a 29-game losing streak against Big East opponents with an 81-76 victory over DePaul on Tuesday night. Georgetown (6-15, 1-9) won its first Big East game since March 13, 2021 — the conference tournament final against Creighton — ending the longest skid in the history of the conference. The Hoyas’ last … Read more

Kyrie Irving single-handedly ends Brooklyn’s skid with yet another fourth-quarter frenzy

The Brooklyn Nets entered Friday night having lost four straight games since Kevin Durant went on the shelf with a sprained MCL. In Utah, Kyrie Irving decided he’d had enough, scoring a season-high 48 points as Brooklyn snapped its losing skid with a 117-106 win over the Jazz.  When Durant went out, there was hope … Read more

Senators top Penguins 5-4 in OT to snap skid – Ottawa

OTTAWA – Brady Tkachuk scored the game-winning goal 25 seconds into overtime and the Ottawa Senators snapped a two-game skid, defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 Wednesday night. Alex DeBrincat, Tim Stutzle, Drake Batherson and Shane Pinto also scored for Ottawa (20-21-3), which went 4-for-9 on the power play. Tkachuk added three assists and Cam Talbot … Read more

Avalanche bring home skid into game against the Senators – Ottawa

By Staff The Associated Press Posted January 13, 2023 3:12 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Ottawa Senators (18-19-3, seventh in the Atlantic Division) vs. Colorado Avalanche (20-16-3, sixth in the Central Division) Denver; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: The Colorado Avalanche look to stop their four-game home slide with a … Read more

Toronto takes on New York, looks to stop 6-game skid

By Staff The Associated Press Posted December 21, 2022 2:04 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Toronto Raptors (13-18, 10th in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Knicks (18-13, sixth in the Eastern Conference) New York; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NBA LINE: Knicks -1; over/under is 218 BOTTOM LINE: Toronto … Read more

Raptors face the Nets on 3-game skid

By Staff The Associated Press Posted December 15, 2022 2:04 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Brooklyn Nets (17-12, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (13-15, 10th in the Eastern Conference) Toronto; Friday, 7:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Toronto enters the matchup with Brooklyn after losing three straight games. The … Read more

Celebrity Thanksgiving Stars Serving Meals to Homeless on Skid Row

Tinashe and James Charles are among the celebrities giving back for Thanksgiving … throwing on aprons to pass out warm meals to folks down on their luck. The L.A. Mission on Skid Row in downtown Los Angeles was crawling with famous folks Wednesday, as dozens of celebs got hands deep in mashed potatoes and gravy … Read more

Senators snap home losing skid, top Sabres 4-1 – Ottawa

OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators snapped a five-game home losing streak with a 4-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres Wednesday night. Alex DeBrincat, Austin Watson, Brady Tkachuk and Tim Stutzle, with an empty-net goal, scored for the Senators (6-9-1). Anton Forsberg made 29 saves. Eric Comrie started for the Sabres (7-10-0), but was unable to … Read more