Houston goes into the American League Championship Series against the Yankees as the bookmakers' favorite to reach the World Series.
The heavyweight clash everyone wanted to see is finally on the cards as the Astros take on the Yankees for a spot in the World Series.
According to the Purdue University website, the policy "bans faculty, staff and non-athlete students across the university system from gambling on sporting events involving any Purdue teams, coaches or student-athletes."
During a press conference featuring Houston Rockets' stars, James Harden and Russell Westbrook, a CNN reporter was quickly stopped when she asked a question pertaining to politics and social justice.
Week 6 of the NFL regular season kicks off on Thursday night, when the Patriots host the Giants in Foxborough looking to improve to 6-0.
Osaka, who was raised in the U.S. by her Japanese mother and Haitian father, announced her decision on Tuesday ahead of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
Bookmakers expect the National League Championship Series to be a very close affair, with the Nationals slight favorites.
The 49ers are off to their best start in almost three decades, while the Packers and the Saints look nailed-on to reach the playoffs.
The National League Championship Series gets underway on Friday, as the St. Louis Cardinals host the Washington Nationals.
World Rugby has taken the unprecedented decision to cancel two games, with England vs France and New Zealand vs Italy both called off.
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ESPN bans discussing politics
Former Penn State star Lavar Arrington says alum's letter reflects fans who miss the 'Paterno Regime.'
The man and his wife held up signs which read "Free Hong Kong" and "Free HK" during the first quarter. After the signs were taken away, he stood up to yell "free Hong Kong," during the second quarter and was ejected shortly afterward.
The Patriots and the Chiefs look set to win their divisions, while the Chargers and Browns face a battle to reach the playoffs.
The Cowboys signal caller is entering the final year of his rookie deal and while negotiations are ongoing a new deal is yet to materialize.
The Super Typhoon is heading towards Tokyo and Yokohama and could have a severe impact on two games this weekend.
Both the Eagles and Los Pumas have already been eliminated but the U.S. are still looking for a first win in the tournament this year.