JULY 7TH, 2009
Regaw Rants: Show some Respect to McNair
Show some respect to McNair Over the holiday weekend Steve McNair and Sahel Kazemi were both found fatally shot. Since then the media has exposed some facts about the two and what may have happened leading up to the events. They talk about a relationship, who bought the gun, and even motive. This information is important for the investigators and how this.....
JULY 4TH, 2009
Game of the Week: Mets at Phillies
(Record: 0-1, -1.00) This weekend is the 4th of July weekend and the sporting world has plenty of fireworks planned for the holiday. The game of the week is no different as it will focus on the FOX Saturday game of the week. This Saturday the New York Mets travel to Philadelphia to battle the Phillies and it will be aired on Fox. The Mets have been.....
JULY 2ND, 2009
Rants about NBA Free Agents and is the Steroid era okay with the fans?
Regaw Rants July 2nd Ranting about NBA free agent rumors and why steroids are not that bad anymore. Today there is a press conference to introduce Shaquille O’Neal as the newest member of the Cleveland Cavaliers. This is a great move for the Cavaliers as they add a big man and another legitimate scoring threat to play with Lebron James. This is one.....
JULY 1ST, 2009
Montreal Alouettes at Calgary Stampeders Preview
CFL Betting Preview Montreal Alouettes at Calgary Stampeders Wednesday, 10:00 pm Eastern – TSN SBG Global Opening Line: Stampeders - 5.5 , Total 52 The CFL regular season gets underway on Wednesday with a rematch of last year’s Grey Cup as the Calgary Stampeders host the Montreal Alouettes. The Alouettes may be looking for a bit of reveng.....
JUNE 29TH, 2009
Regaw Rants June 29th: Death of a Superstar
Last week we had the passing of several celebrities and well known personalities. The celebrities had different levels of notoriety but all of them were sad and some even tragic. It started with the super sidekick of late night host Johnny Carson with the passing of Ed McMahon. Then it was legendary high school football coach Ed Thomas. Next was 70’s.....
JUNE 27TH, 2009
Game of the Week for June 27th – Mets vs Yankees Pick
This week the Game of the Week pick will focus on Sunday night baseball on ESPN. ESPN will feature the subway series as the New York Yankees take on the New York Mets. This is a rematch of the series when the Yankees blasted Mets ace Johan Santana in a 15-0 blowout win. The Yankees took two out of three in that series but this series has a change of ve.....
JUNE 27TH, 2009
Regaw Rants June 27th: NBA Draft
I am a huge fan of the NBA and like every aspect of the game. The long season doesn't bother me, playoffs basketball doesn't get any better, and I even like the mascots, okay some of them. However I will have to say this could be the worst draft I have seen in a long time. The draft was not deep and the talent was thin. There was not any excitement o.....
JUNE 25TH, 2009
Rachel Alexander: On the Road Again in Mother Goose
Rachel Alexander was among 24 nominations to Saturday’s 53rd Mother Goose Stakes at Belmont Stakes. But it appears only four fillies will challenge the Preakness champ in the one-turn Grade 1 at 1 1/8 miles. Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin nominated three fillies, but nary a one will run. On Monday, he announced multiple graded stakes winner Justwhistledixie wou.....
JUNE 24TH, 2009
Regaw Rants: In Memory of Ed Thomas
My rants are usually about things in sports that irk me or things that I think should be discussed with sports fans. Today the Rants take on a very different perspective. Today my Rants column is a tribute and written in memory of Ed Thomas. It was reported earlier today by ESPN that Ed Thomas was shot and killed. For those of you that do not know Ed .....
JUNE 22ND, 2009
Greg Melikov’s Horses to Watch 6/22/09
Greg Melikov’s Horses to Watch Horses worth watching, a list of runners compiled by handicapper/turf writer Greg Melikov that should improve significantly or do well next time out, won eight times, ran second four times and finished third five times since May 13. These thoroughbreds are worth considering when developing your betting strategy. ARLINGTON P.....