Golf: Steve Stricker and Stewart Cink are in the U.S. Open, but Phil Mickelson will probably opt out. Meantime, Lydia Ko keeps the No.1 women’s ranking one more week.
Believe it or not, Kyle Busch hasn’t won a NASCAR Cup race since last July in Indianapolis, stretching his winless streak to 28 races as he heads to the Monster Mile at Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400 Drive for Autism. Does either analyst have faith that streak will come to end today from the pole?
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine discuss whether the NHL’s offside review rules need a revamp after a controversial review disallowed the first goal of the Stanley Cup Finals, effectively killing the Nashville Predators‘ Game 1 momentum. They also break down the Pittsburgh Penguins‘ 2-0 lead as the series heads to Nashville, and compare Sidney Crosby‘s legacy today against the Wayne Gretzky era.
Here are the updated Monster Energy Cup Series Championship odds including this week’s future plays prior to the AAA 400 from Dover International Speedway.
Greg DePalma and handicapper Jon Hardoon of TheSheets.com take a look at this weekend’s Shoemaker Mile on turf at Santa Anita, the first Breeders’ Cup Challenge race that guarantees the winner a berth in the November showcase. Heart to Heart is a slight favorite in the 7-horse field over What A View and Bal a Bali.
Greg DePalma and PSN baseball analyst Scott Zolotorow delve into the Chicago Cubs‘ current six-game skid, including a three-game sweep by the lowly San Diego Padres, plus the New York Yankees remaining atop the AL East with hot outings from Brett Gardner and Aaron Hicks. Also, more on Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland‘s fists of fury, and a strange non-interference call involving a Brewers bat boy.
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Greg DePalma and PSN contributor Jamal Murphy take an in-depth look at the NBA Finals, as the curtain finally rises on the third act between Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors – unbeaten in this year’s postseason – and reigning champs LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Also, an early analysis of this week’s NASCAR stop, as the AAA 400 gears up at Dover.
“The House Jack Built” is set to welcome back the PGA Tour’s top names, as Jack Nicklaus hosts the Memorial Tournament for the 42nd time outside his hometown of Columbus, Ohio. PSN content partner Pro Golf Weekly breaks down this week’s top storylines at Muirfield Village Golf Club.
Greg DePalma and PSN managing editor Jeff Shain preview the Memorial Tournament, as Jack Nicklaus welcomes the PGA Tour’s best to Muirfield Village for the 42nd edition. World No.1 Dustin Johnson, who just missed last year’s playoff, heads a field that includes seven of the top 10 in the world rankings. That includes Jason Day, playing again in his adopted hometown but without a top-25 in the event.