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Premier League’s matchday 19 Predictions

Another matchday of the big European League is coming and with that the chance to make some money with sports betting. Today’s football predictions will be from one of the most beloved leagues around the world: the English Premier League. With the help of specialist Kate Richardson, we brought to you... Read more →


What can US States Learn from UK Gambling Regulations 

(CNBNews)(Jan 11, 2021)---2020 has seen considerable changes in UK gambling regulations, with more expected to come next year with the revision of the UK Gambling Act. The UK is one of the most heavily regulated gambling markets in the world, which comes with both positives and negatives. Considering that gambling regulations... Read more →


Customs and Border Patrol Seize Steelers Fake Super Bowl Rings in Pittsburg

PITTSBURGH (January 8, 2021)--– Steelers fans are expectedly excited that the playoffs start Sunday and are hopeful for a long run to the Super Bowl. They’re out buying playoff swag and new jerseys, but some are also basking in former glory and purchasing championship rings from Super Bowls past. But just... Read more →


Sports Stars Who Served in the U.S. Military

Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. Elgin Baylor played basketball from 1958 to 1971 as small forward for the Minneapolis Lakers and, when the team moved to Southern California in 1960, the Los Angeles Lakers. From 1961 to... Read more →


Registration Now Opened for the 2021 American Legion Baseball Season

Register online at baseball.legion.org. A new single sign-on process for American Legion websites, including baseball.legion.org, went into effect Dec. 31. Click here for more information. The early deadline for registration is May 15. Teams registered after May 15 will be subject to a $200 late fee through the final deadline of... Read more →


FACE OF DEFENSE: Baseball Legend Served During the Cuban Missile Crisis

| BY David Vergun , DOD News Sports Heroes Who Served is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. As sports legends go, there is a case to be made that Joe Torre is the personification of greatness. During his 50-year baseball career —... Read more →


Super Bowl Odds: 4 Top Tips When Betting on the NFL

(CNBNews)(January 4, 2021)--Betting is something that many people like to do, maybe because of the thrill of winning something with the team they root for. Because of how betting is often taken seriously, many make tactics and strategies to ensure that their bets are worth the money and risk. Such strategies... Read more →


The New Fitness Trend: Online Training

Newswise — (Indianapolis, IN) — Did the COVID-19 pandemic alter your exercise routine and prompt you to use digital streaming to participate in fitness classes? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. Millions of adults were affected by fitness facility closures this year and forced to find innovative ways to be... Read more →


American Legion Baseball Regionals: The Home Field Advantage

By Richard Walker Dec 28, 2020 NOTE: This is the last in a four-part series on the history of American Legion Baseball’s regional playoff structure. Part 1 took a look at how the regional format has changed over the years. Part 2 showcased some of the top individual performances in regional... Read more →


Top 3 Overrated Super Bowl Favorites that Won’t Likely Win the 2020-21 Season

(CNBNews)(December 29, 2020)--As we approach the final half of the current NFL season, speculations surrounding the Super Bowl contenders have started heating up. In the last few weeks, fans expected to see teams like the New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs, and Baltimore Ravens vie for the top spot. But not... Read more →


Five Crucial Factors to Consider When Betting on the NFL in Neutral Venues

(CNBNews)(December 29, 2020)--Technically speaking, sporting events hosted at neutral venues should give all participating teams an equal chance of winning. But that’s hardly the case as a court or home-field advantage still exists. While the weather can be a factor affecting performance, jet lag is hardly an issue since all teams... Read more →


VIDEO: WERE NOT GOING TO TAKE IT ANYMORE

WASHINGTON, DC (CNBNews.net)--The fate of the Federal government's $2.3 trillion spending package that includes $900 billion for Covid economic relief plus the $1.4 trillion omnibus spending bill for the annual federal budget is still up in the air. President Trump has threatened to veto the Bill and has asked Congress to... Read more →


Bill Kimmey, of Mt. Ephraim, Girls Softball Coach, Member of MEPRI, GHS Alumnus Class of '59

William I. Kimmey MOUNT EPHRAIM NJ--Design creates culture, culture shapes values. Values determine the future. William I. Kimmey was gentle and generous. He was built from intellect and for speed. He loved jogging and was an armchair Jeopardy Champion. Bill’s greatest talents and effort went into woodworking and furniture building. Every... Read more →


Top-5 Mystical Slots to Play During the Holidays

(December 23, 2020)--Among the wide variety of slot machines from leading brands, online slots based on mystical events deserve special attention. Who will reject playing intriguing and mystical games and even make some money? We invite you to check this list of top-5 slots you can play on holidays. 1) Immortal... Read more →


Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame

Rescheduled for October 24, 2021 GLASSBORO, NJ - The induction ceremony for the Shirley O'Day-Joy Solomen Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame has been rescheduled for Sunday, October 24, 2021, to run in conjunction with the University's 2021 Homecoming Weekend. Gloucestercitynews.net files The Class of 2021 is comprised of:... Read more →


Understanding the Backdrop of Elite Sports in South Korea

(December 22, 2020)--It is wrong to say that the pandemic of 2020 has kind of highlighted South Korea again in the world map primarily because of its top-class K dramas(ideal for binge-watching) and its quirky boy and girl-bands. While K-Dramas and bands are the latest crazes, the nation of South Korea... Read more →


NFL ENTERS WEEK 16

Titans and Packers feature highest over/under of the year, but scoring has been high all season, according to TheLines (LAS VEGAS) — The NFL will offer plenty of offense this Christmas, with two of the top offenses in the league set to square off and four games with an over/under set... Read more →


Philadelphia Union's McKenzie says Black players Are Targeted

PHILADELPHIA PA--Mark McKenzie has been one of the many MLS players to speak out regarding the issues of racial inequality and social injustice during this MLS season, and the Philadelphia Union defender continued to do so in an interview with SkySports that was released on Friday. In the interview, McKenzie shared... Read more →


Face of Defense: Sports Heroes Who Served

Editor's Note: This is a series that highlights the accomplishments of athletes who served in the U.S. military. William Harrison "Jack" Dempsey was the world heavyweight champion from 1919 to 1926. Dempsey grew up poor in Colorado, then West Virginia and Utah. In "Dempsey," his 1977 autobiography, he wrote that as... Read more →


LineSwings: Eagles nearly defied the in-game odds makers

PHILADELPHIA PA (December 20, 2020)—According to Philadelphia-based sports gambling analytics company LineSwings, the Philadelphia Eagles became 19.5-point underdogs to the Arizona Cardinals when the Eagles were down 16-0 in the 2nd quarter of today's game. The live money line also ballooned to +2,500 at that time. Jalen Hurts and the Eagles... Read more →


Union II Roster Moves Ahead of 2021 Season

CHESTER, Pa. (December 18, 2020) – Philadelphia Union II today announced roster updates following the completion of the 2020 season. With their departure from USL Championship League, the club is currently working closely with Major League Soccer on next year’s competition format. Gloucestercitynews.net files Ahead of the 2021 season, Union II... Read more →


SPORTS BETTING IN PENNSYLVANIA HITS $491 Million in November

Pennsylvania’s sportsbooks still post record revenue while online casinos continue their own record growth, according to PlayPennsylvania Gloucestercitynews.net graphic (LAS VEGAS) — Pennsylvania’s sportsbooks produced their second-best monthly handle ever and set a new revenue mark in November. But November’s results still missed the state’s record set in October, a surprising... Read more →


Sportsbook in NJ Nears $1 Billion Month

Online sportsbooks continue to grow while online casinos still shy of $100 million, according to PlayNJ (ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.) — New Jersey became the first state in history to post a legal sports betting handle of more than $900 million, as the Garden State’s online and retail sportsbooks put the first... Read more →


ODDSMAKERS FIND CONSISTENCY IN STRANGE 2020 SEASON

Heading into Week 15, home teams are losing more but are covering the spread at exactly same rate, according to TheLines (LAS VEGAS) — The first 14 weeks of the 2020 NFL season might be remembered most for its empty or near-empty stadiums, which forced oddsmakers to adjust to factor in... Read more →


Muhlenberg Mules Podcast: Moore of Bordentown Discusses Work with Congressional Candidate

Muhlenberg students Billy Moore '22 (left) and Ramiro Osuna '22), both members of the College wrestling team ALLENTOWN, PA (12/14/2020)-- Issued less than a week before Election Day, Episode 8 of the Muhlenberg Mules Podcast talks to two wrestlers, including William Moore of Bordentown (08505), who were heavily involved in the... Read more →


Union Announces Protected List for MLS Expansion Draft

Union name list of protected players in advance of Austin FC selections CHESTER, Pa. (December 14, 2020) – Philadelphia Union today announced their protected list for the 2020 MLS Expansion Draft. Scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 6 p.m. ET, the Expansion Draft gives Austin FC the opportunity to add five... Read more →


Are the Philadelphia 76ers Legitimate NBA Title Contenders?

"Evan Turner | Philadelphia 76ers" by Basketball Schedule is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 (December 14, 2020)--Last season did not go according to plan for the Philadelphia 76ers. After coming within a few bounces of making the Eastern Conference Finals, they doubled down on size by re-signing Tobias Harris, giving the... Read more →


NFL's Week 14: Tight Point Spreads the Rule

(LAS VEGAS) — As the NFL playoff races heat up, the week 14 schedule offers among the most competitive slate of games so far, according to TheLines.com, which tracks odds in the U.S. regulated sports betting market. A consensus of the nation’s largest legal online sportsbooks — including DraftKings, FanDuel, PointsBet,... Read more →


Philadelphia Union Duo Named Finalists for U.S. Young Male Player of the Year

December 9, 20204:00PM EST U.S. Soccer has announced the nominees for the 2020 U.S. Soccer Young Male Player of the Year award and two members of the Philadelphia Union are up for the honor. Union homegrowns Brenden Aaronson and Mark McKenzie are both in the running for the nation's top young... Read more →


Mansfield Township Woman Charged with Stealing Funds from Athletic Association

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Mansfield Township Police Chief Ronald G. Mulhall Jr. announced that a Chesterfield woman was charged with stealing more than $60,000 from a youth football and cheerleading program while serving as the organization’s treasurer over a five-year period that ended last year. Stacy Cassidy, 45, of... Read more →


Payment Methods in Casinos 2021

(December 10, 2020)--With the rise of technology in online casinos, there are even more payment methods available in 2021. Now gamblers have a wide array of payment options to choose from, varying from credit and debit cards, e-wallets, Bitcoins, and bank wire transfers. We all know that cards are the popular... Read more →


Ups and Downs for Philly Fans

(December 10, 2020)--It has certainly been a difficult year filled with ups and downs as the ongoing pandemic continues to stir uncertainty in many parts of our day-to-day life, and whilst it doesn’t look as if there will be big changes heading into the new year, things may change toward the... Read more →


Maryland Anglers Catch Largemouth & Striped Bass,White,Yellow Perch, Oysters

Maryland Fishing Report – Dec. 9 by Keith Lockwood, Maryland Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist David Shaw shows us some of the rewards that can be found when fishing this time of the year as he caught and released this largemouth bass in the Sassafras River recently Photo by David... Read more →


2021 Major League Rugby Season Schedule Announced; Play Begins March 20

Play 18 Weeks Prior to MLR Championship Series DALLAS (December 8, 2020) – Major League Rugby (MLR) announced today its 2021 season schedule, beginning with matches on March 20, 2021. Entering its fourth season, MLR will feature 13 teams competing throughout North America over 18 weeks. The conclusion of the regular... Read more →


Letter to the Editor: Carino Boys Basketball Club Announces Changes for this Season

The High School season is about to begin and the Carino Boys Basketball Club is anxiously looking forward to another season. With the restrictions imposed, we will need to make a couple of changes in our events. Our outstanding Student-Athletes will continue to be recognized in a virtual format, along with... Read more →


American Legion Baseball regionals have featured some star individual performances

By Richard Walker Nov 16, 2020 NOTE: This is the second of a four-part series on the history of American Legion Baseball’s regional playoff structure. Part 1 took a look at how the regional format has changed over the years. Gloucestercitynews.net files Once American Legion Baseball officials switched to an eight-regional... Read more →


Patrick McCrea, Led A Life Worth Living

A Teacher at Alice Costello School for 41 Years; School Basketball Coach, Butcher, Baseball and Football Star in his Youth, Race Horse Owner, Loved Golf, Loved to Laugh, A Devote Catholic Pat was always working to get a laugh. He had claimed one of his best friends was a Monsignor, showed... Read more →


Things to DO IN PHILLY

Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink The Rothman Orthopaedics Ice Rink is a safe, outdoor entertainment experience, open seven days a week, now through February 28, 2021. The number of skaters allowed on the ice at one time will be limited. You will be able to purchase tickets in advance online for 90-minute,... Read more →


Spotlight on Sue Shilling '93: Softball Lover, Sports Broadcaster, Disability Advocate

GLASSBORO, NJ - Sue Shilling ’93 has had quite the career in the radio industry. From playing the latest hits to providing the sports news to sharing the stories of people with disabilities. She was even inducted into the 2015 Rowan Radio Hall of Fame. Shilling’s beginnings as a Prof and... Read more →


Rowan University's Cormican, Marks, Jarrett and Bean Serving As SAAC Officers

GLASSBORO, NJ (December 3, 2020)--Rowan University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has announced its officers and representatives for the 2020-21 academic year. These students lead the group that acts as a liaison between the Profs’ student-athletes and the athletic administration to advance the interests of all athletic programs at the school. Serving... Read more →


American Legion and Chip Ganassi Enter Multi-Year IndyCar Alliance

The American Legion Dec 01, 2020 The American Legion and Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) today announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement for the No. 48 Honda in the NTT IndyCar Series. Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson will drive the street and road courses while former Indianapolis 500 winner and Series... Read more →


Is PA Becoming the Next NBA Star Factory?

(December 4, 2020)--Every year, some NBA contenders cannot wait to hear their names being called out on draft night as this enables them to start their professional basketball careers. With the level of preparation required to transit to a pro in the NBA, the fate of becoming a basketball legend has... Read more →


SHARES OF NBA PLAYERS TO BE AVAILABLE ON JOCK MKT STARTING DEC. 22

(BOSTON, Dec. 1, 2020) – Jock MKT (Jock Market), the platform that is turning sports into a stock exchange, announced they are adding the National Basketball Association’s 72-game regular season starting Dec. 22 to allow fans to invest in shares of NBA players across all 30 teams. The announcement marks the... Read more →


Walt Burrows, Long-Time South Jersey Sports Writer

by CNBNews Staff MARLTON, NJ (November 29, 2020)--Walt Burrows, a sportswriter for decades at the Courier Post, Cherry Hill, died November 24, 2020 at the age of 93. Mr. Burrows started his career in journalism writing for the Gloucester High School newspaper, The Lions Roar. At the same time he covered... Read more →


Lions win delayed Turkey Day Game against Rams 48 - 0

(GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ Nov. 28, 2020)--The local Lions had two weeks of no practice / no contact because of Covid-19 and returned for preparation against the hometown rival Rams on Friday. The Lions showed no rust while crushing the Rams behind 4 touchdowns (3 rushing / 1 receiving) by Stephen Burkhardt.... Read more →


Go Deep Fishing Like A Pro With The Help Of These 5 Tips

By: Mark Spencer About the Author: Mark is the owner and director of True Blue Fishing company and a passionate deep sea fisher. He has a wealth of experience about the wonders of fishing. He aims to share his years of expertise to enhance the experience of those seeking fun and... Read more →


Brandywine Zoo Madagascar Exhibit Now Open

View Endangered Lemurs, Tortoises WILMINGTON DELAWARE--The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control cut the ribbon on its new Madagascar exhibit Nov. 19, and officially welcomed its new tortoise and lemur inhabitants. This new exhibit is home to radiated tortoises and three species of lemurs. The public will be able to... Read more →


Audubon 49 Rams 19 Turkey Day Game Change

The Gloucester Catholic Rams Football team has seen more downs then ups this Pandemic Season. The Rams were forced to cancel several games due to Covid-19 and entered todays game 2- 1 against a strong Audubon team with 6 wins in its first 7 games. More photos available at Darrowphotos.com The... Read more →


Andre Blake 2020 Allstate Goalkeeper of the Year (video)

Philadelphia Union's Andre Blake was named on Monday, November 16, 2020, the 2020 Allstate Goalkeeper of the Year. The award is Dre's second of his career as he claimed the award with over 40% of the overall vote. Blake was told of the award as you can see above during the... Read more →