College Hoops: Thursday’s report and picks
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. World No.1 Jordan Spieth and No.3 Jason Day join defending champion Brandt Snedeker in a field boasting six of the top nine in the world rankings.
College hoops: Key injuries, suspensions and transfers involving top players in the nation and players most valuable to their teams.
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NFL: Super Bowl 50
Greg DePalma takes an in-depth look at Sunday’s 50th Super Bowl, as Peyton Manning seeks perhaps a walkoff championship when he leads the Denver Broncos against the Carolina Panthers and QB Cam Newton. Kelly Fleming, Broncos writer for SB Nation’s MileHighReport.com, reports live from San Francisco.
Handicapper Jon Hardoon of TheSheets.com joins Greg DePalma for an in-depth look at the weekend’s top races. The Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park takes the spotlight, where Keen Ice – the only horse to beat American Pharoah last year – makes his 4-year-old debut.
Chris Bennett, college basketball writer at RotoWire.com, joins Greg DePalma to look at likely NCAA Tournament bubble teams as the season enters its final month. Of note this week: The ACC, where Duke has fallen out of the Top 25 for the first time since 2008, and Atlantic 10 conferences.
Greg DePalma and Dan Flaherty of WinningEdge.com renew their look at college basketball, with Oregon becoming the latest Pac-12 darling for the NCAA Tournament. They’ll also engage in discussion about Super Bowl 50 odds for Sunday.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer for The Island Packet, preview the Waste Management Phoenix Open, where Bubba Watson seeks an upgrade after runner-up finishes each of the past two years. The European Tour’s Dubai Desert Classic also gets a brief look.