Here are the states where sports betting is expected to be legal within 5 years

A Supreme Court ruling has opened the door for states to legalize sports betting.  According to one study, 32 states will likely have legalized sports gambling within five years and as many as 14 could be ready within two years. Four states already have legal sports gambling on some level and Nevada is the only […]

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power confirms takeover talks with fantasy sports company FanDuel after landmark US ruling

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for FanDuel Paddy Power Betfair confirms takeover talks with US fantasy sports startup FanDuel. Talks are ongoing and a deal is not guaranteed. The talks come after a landmark ruling from the US Supreme Court on Monday that opens the door for legalised sports betting in the US. LONDON — Irish bookmaker […]

FIFA 19 Champions League news: EA Sports reportedly makes HUGE signing ahead of release

FIFA 19 looks set to become one of the most complete football games of all time. A new leak suggests that the Champions League license has been obtained by EA Sports. Dutch football commentator Evert ten Napel spilled the beans during a recent FIFA eSports tournament. Based on the translation provided by Resetera, FIFA 19 will […]

The 50 best sports movies of all time, according to critics

Photo courtesy of Kartemquin Films At the heart of great sports is usually great drama. So, it’s no surprise that Hollywood has frequently mined the arena of sports for storytelling inspiration. Every sports fan has their favorite film depictions of athletic feats, but we decided to see what critics think are the best sports movies […]

The 400-horsepower Audi TT RS is the most polarizing sports coupe on the market — and that’s what makes it great

Bryan Logan/Business Insider The Audi TT is probably the most polarizing sports coupe on the market. It’s the compact, two-door, four-seater hatchback of the Audi lineup, and it’s among the smallest cars the luxury automaker produces. In its base form, the TT’s 220-horsepower, four-cylinder engine doesn’t necessarily inspire thoughts of track days and breakneck zero-to-60 […]

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame celebrates 3 strong women

In Canada, it is a pivotal time for women in sport. Never has gender equity in this nation’s arenas, swimming pools and playgrounds been a greater priority for both governments and the private sector. The most recent federal budget allocated $ 30 million over the next three years toward the goal of keeping young women […]

Leafs legend Dave Keon, Olympic great Alex Despatie headline Canada's Sports Hall of Fame newcomers

A Hockey Hall of Famer, a four-time Grey Cup champion, a two-time Olympic silver medallist and a six-time Paralympian are among this year’s class of eight inductees to Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. Leading the way is Dave Keon, who had a knack for scoring big goals at big moments and won four Stanley Cups with […]

Wednesday night is a huge one for Toronto sports

We could all use a diversion right now, so let’s talk about the extraordinary Wednesday on tap for Toronto sports fans. It’s hard to imagine a bigger night for any sports town. The marquee attraction is Game 7 of the suddenly thrilling Leafs-Bruins series, but there’s also a pivotal Raptors playoff contest and the deciding leg of Toronto FC’s Champions League […]