Greg DePalma and handicapper Jon Hardoon of TheSheets.com look at top summer races, with this weekend’s spotlight falling on Del Mar and Saturday’s Eddie Read Stakes. Ashleyluvssugar, with Gary Stevens aboard, seeks a second consecutive victory and third of 2017.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow break down the handful of deals that have taken place as the trade deadline looms, including the Arizona Diamondbacks‘ acquisition of slugger J.D. Martinez from Detroit. They also look into the trade buzz still ahead, tackling the question of who’s best positioned to import Sonny Gray from the Oakland Athletics.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take an in-depth look at the Open Championship, as golf’s top names descend on Royal Birkdale for the 10th time. Few favorites arrive on form, and Birkdale tends to reward those who already have major-championship pedigrees. Also, a review of last week’s U.S. Women’s Open, Senior Players Championship and other news.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo catch up on the latest Washington Nationals buzz, asking if the trade that brought Ryan Madson and Sean Doolittle from Oakland is enough to shore up a faltering bullpen. Also, do the Nationals need to make a bid for another starter such as Justin Verlander or Cole Hamels?
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand take a last look back at the Wimbledon fortnight, including a celebration of Roger Federer‘s everlasting magic – even extending down to his straight sets of twins. Also, Garbine Muguruza‘s rise from a rocky spring to a second Grand Slam title, plus early U.S. Open odds.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand recap all four Wimbledon semifinals and look ahead to a weekend that turns the spotlight once again on a pair of Centre Court greats. Venus Williams seeks a sixth Wimbledon crown when she faces Garbine Muguruza, while Roger Federer has No.8 in sight when he takes on Marin Cilic.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow look ahead to the season’s second half, where they agree on which National League team will make the World Series but differ on the American League opponent. They also analyze the intra-Chicago trade that sent Jose Quintana from the White Sox to the Cubs, and speculate on more potential big deals to come in the next two weeks.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss a Wimbledon quarterfinal round that left just one of the men’s “Big Four” standing, topped by American Sam Querrey‘s stunning comeback against world No.1 Andy Murray. On the women’s side, Venus Williams continues her quest to become the oldest women’s champion, but must dispatch home favorite Johanna Konta to reach the final.
Greg DePalma, Jeff Shain and Pro Golf Weekly‘s Joel Cook take on a jam-packed set of tournament previews – not only the John Deere Classic and Scottish Open as final tuneups for the Open Championship, but majors elsewhere at the U.S. Women’s Open and Senior Players Championship. The latest Open Championship odds also get a look.
Greg DePalma and PSN contributor Jamal Murphy update the Brooklyn Nets‘ free-agent outlook, as Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope becomes the target in a move that could eat most of the team’s salary cap funds. They also touch on the rest of NBA free agency, including Rudy Gay to San Antonio and the likelihood of a Carmelo Anthony deal in Houston.