Why Soccer Is Not Popular In the USA

Why Soccer Is Not Popular In the USA

Soccer is played by an estimated 265 million people around the world, the overwhelming majority of whom are not American. If you have ever wondered why the world’s most popular sport is anything but that in the good ol’ US of A, you are not alone – the same question...
History of Rugby in America

History of Rugby in America

Given the popularity of the football in America, it’s pretty much a given that not many people are all that familiar with the nation’s rugby history. Many folks may even not be aware that, in the beginning, it was all one. The distinctions between rugby, association,...
Unusual Sports You Probably Don’t Know

Unusual Sports You Probably Don’t Know

Most fans are familiar with mainstream sports such as football, baseball, basketball, golf and rugby. Some sports, however, are worlds apart from anything as ordinary as the games that fill stadiums in the US, the UK, and many other countries. Some, such as Wife...
The Signing Frenzy

The Signing Frenzy

Jason to the Angels The Los Angeles Angels signed catcher Jason Castro of Castro Valley, CA from the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday. The terms of the deal are one year and worth $6.85 million according to the Associated Press. At 32 years of age, Castro has spent the last...

What You Need To Know About Casino Bonuses

It seems like every other week a new online casino is blossoming into existence. This is, of course, great for casino game enthusiasts, who are granted the luxury of more options. After all, more players in the market mean better deals for consumers, and as the new...

What Are Odds And How Do They Work?

Odds are the core that all betting is based on. Games of chance are based around the odds of a certain event occurring, with lesser or lower chances. The odds are determined by statistics, and represent a fair way for a bet to be placed. The basic idea is that if an...

How The Red Sox Logo Evolved

You probably know the iconic pair of hanging red socks. Yes, the logo for the Red Sox, now widely recognised as amongst the most iconic symbols of the game. You can’t look at the simple pair of hanging red socks without having images of baseball conjured up. But this...

How The NFL Evolved Over The Years

The NFL, or National Football League, has become a veritable way of life in the United States. Millions tune in to watch big games at home, tens of thousands attend big games, and football stars are nothing short of national celebrities. But it was a long, winding...