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I spent a lot of time handicapping this important game five and after several hours of detail work believe I have the winner
Professional Handicapper Kelso Sturgeon
Kelso Sturgeon has been a professional handicapper for 40 years and has a deep understanding of all facets of the game, be it football, basketball, baseball or horse racing. He’s worked as a football scout in the SEC and studied under Hall of Fame coaches like Alabama’s Bear Bryant, winner of five national titles and Hank Stram of the Kansas City Chiefs, who won the 1970 Super Bowl. He’s been a Regional Sports Editor for the Associated Press, worked as a successful jockey agent and authored several books teaching people how to be a handicapper, including the bestseller, THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO SPORTS BETTING. Kelso also understands that to be a successful handicapper means knowing the business of gambling, and to that end he is personal friends with most of the big linesmakers in Las Vegas and gets the daily scoop on what is happening on the other side of the counter. There is no one better qualifed to be your personal handicapper than Kelso Sturgeon.
Are Tampa Bay Rays Crazy or Brilliant
You've probably heard that the Tampa Bay Rays did something bizarre this past weekend in Anaheim. They started relief pitcher Sergio Romo both Saturday and Sunday. Even with all the cutting-edge stuff going on in baseball right now involving pitch counts, bullpen usage, defensive shifts, and adjusted swing planes, THAT seemed borderline crazy.
Maybe crazy like a fox.
You see, what Tampa Bay was doing just might be the next big thing in major league baseball strategy. At least for mid-level teams who can't afford to stockpile ace-caliber starting pitchers. It's the new money-ball. Maybe you can call it "lineup ball."
Kelso Wins East Finals Side Total in Game Five - West Game 5 Preview
CELTICS CRUSH CAVS 96-83 IN GAME 5 TILT (AND KELSO WINS THE SIDE AND ANOTHER "UNDER" PLAY!)
GAME 5 PREVIEW IN HOUSTON AS WARRIORS-ROCKETS COLLIDE
Let's get this straight as we head into Thursday's Game 5 bash between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets in the NBA's Western Conference Finals:
It's the Rockets that come off a dizzying defensive display the other night when holding G-State to just a mere dozen points in the fourth/final quarter and Houston head coach Mike D'Antoni - and not know-it-all Warriors' boss-man Steve Kerr - whose (so far) looking like the sideline genius in this best-of-seven series. Hmmm.
Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead
HOUSTON (AP) Chris Paul's grit and veteran leadership have pushed the Golden State Warriors to the brink of elimination.
LEADING OFF: Pedroia rejoins Red Sox, Diamondback doldrums
A look at what's happening around the majors today: