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Westworld Season 2 Premiere Review

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Have you ever questioned the nature of your reality? The price you’d have to pay if there was a reckoning? That reckoning is here. – Dolores Abernathy It feels like it’s been forever since “The Bicameral Mind” aired, and there’s a good reason for that. The Westworld first season finale premiered on December 4, 2016.… Read more »

Predators Favored to Win the Stanley Cup

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The Nashville Predators are one game away from dispatching their first-round playoff opponents as they return home with a 3-1 series lead to battle the Avalanche on Friday night. Let’s see what the industry’s top online sportsbooks are dealing on the Predators’ chances to win the West and the Stanley Cup. A Dynasty in the… Read more »

Top 10 NFL Draft Preview

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Round 1 of the NFL draft from Dallas will air live on April 26 at 8 PM ET on five channels: NFL Network, Fox, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes. Cleveland, as usual, has the first overall pick and there will be no shortage of drama. Let’s check out who we believe the top 10 teams… Read more »

The Freezing Cold Take Report

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It’s that time of the week again. Every Wednesday, I post this comprehensive guide highlighting some of the notable unprophetic and wrong predictions and other observations that are relevant to the previous week’s sports news. Let’s begin. BEST OF THE WEEK NFL DRAFT FLASHBACK- TROY AIKMAN Coming out of UCLA in 1989, QB Troy Aikman… Read more »

NBA Playoffs – Round One Rolling Like We Thought?

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The opening round of the NBA postseason is underway, and we’re here to take a look at the early reviews. Let’s check out the adjusted future odds to win the conferences and championship while we talk about a cool NBA contest over at Sportsbook Review. Eastern Conference Series Scrutiny No. 8 Washington Wizards vs. No.… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. But before we get rolling with the anonymous mailbag, it’s time to get your financial house in order with my guy Ryan Kelley at The Home Loan Expert. Right now, in the month of April, if you sign up for a mortgage and close out the process, I… Read more »

Tweets from when the Cubs were down 10-2 to the Braves

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The Chicago Cubs were down 10-2 to the Atlanta Braves in the 6th Inning Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field and somehow came back to win 14-10.  The Cubbies scored an absurd nine runs in the 8th inning to take the lead and ice it.  Let’s take a look at some tweets from when Chicago was… Read more »

Best of Funny Wikipedia Edits From the Past Few Weeks

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Every few weeks, I will put together a list of some of the most noteworthy Wikipedia edits from that period of time. Here’s today’s list. NOTABLES UEFA REFEREE MICHAEL OLIVER European football referee Michael Oliver received his fair share of criticism from a few of his calls during the second leg of Juve’s UEFA Champions… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice, now let’s dive into the Outkick mailbag. Lots of great questions in here in the mailbag this week. As always, send your questions to claytravis@gmail.com Let’s roll. Jonathan writes: “A couple of my friends and I have tickets to the World Cup in Russia. Really good games too, Mexico vs. Germany and… Read more »

Will ESPN+ Save ESPN’s Business Or Hasten Its Demise?

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Today ESPN launched a new direct to consumer product, ESPN+, which retails for $4.99 a month and features content you probably don’t want to watch because it wasn’t good enough to air on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNNews, ESPN Classic, the SEC Network, or the Longhorn Network, yes, it still exists. That’s the dirty little secret… Read more »

The Freezing Cold Take Report

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It’s that time of the week again. Every Wednesday, I post this comprehensive guide highlighting some of the notable unprophetic and wrong predictions and other observations that are relevant to the previous week’s sports news. Let’s begin. BEST OF THE WEEK TIGER DISAPPOINTS AT THE MASTERS After missing seven months of 2017 with a back… Read more »

NHL Playoff Overview: Can the Penguins Hit the Trifecta?

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The Pittsburgh Penguins will defend the Stanley Cup again this season hoping to make it three straight. Yet, they are not even the favorites to win their conference, let alone the championship. Let’s check out the teams to watch in the postseason, which begins Wednesday. Eastern Conference The Favorite – Tampa Bay Lightning If you… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag to arrive and destroy all work productivity across the country. But before we do that, announcement time — we will be giving you details on Outkick the Weekend in Las Vegas very soon. There were be a limited number of spots available for our inaugural Outkick the Weekend,… Read more »

“Andre the Giant” Review

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He was special. – Vince McMahon Legends breed legends. Not genetically or through reproduction, or not often anyway, but without question in generated stories. When someone becomes a folk hero, a Paul Bunyan we’ve actually seen either in person or through the magic of television, our imaginations run wild. HBO’s Andre the Giant, a collaborative… Read more »

Rousey’s WrestleMania Debut Was Perfection

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Amongst hardcore professional wrestling fans, Ronda Rousey’s in-ring debut was either highly anticipated or highly loathed, depending on perspective. Purists didn’t love the build to the mixed tag match, didn’t think she could talk, and also didn’t like that she walked straight out of MMA into a prime spot at WrestleMania. They saw visions of… Read more »

The Worst Types of People On Twitter

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Twitter users are a group of characters that can make you laugh, cry, cringe, and convulse with rage all at the same time. It is one of the many aspects of the platform that make it so unique. I run the Freezing Cold Takes account on Twitter (@OldTakesExposed) which, among other things, highlights inaccurate takes and… Read more »