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Harry Kane #9 of England drives as Tyler Adams #4 of United States defends during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Group B match between at Al Bayt Stadium on Nov. 25, 2022 in Al Khor, Qatar. The World Cup series will be played in Kansas City in 2026 (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

When the World Cup comes to Kansas City, tough questions will follow

BY: - December 12, 2022

Last weekend, the team representing the United States at the World Cup in Qatar crashed out of the tournament following a 3-1 loss against the Netherlands. As a fan, I have tracked this team from qualifying in CONCACAF to pre-tournament friendlies, from the group stage into the knockout round, monitoring the pre-match lineups and coaching […]

Two men place wagers on smart phones while sitting on sofa and watching soccer match together

Mobile sportsbooks off to a slow start in Arkansas

BY: - August 18, 2022

Arkansans wagered over $12.6 million on sports betting in June — a new monthly high, fueled by the rollout of mobile apps this spring by two of the state’s three casinos. But that figure remains paltry compared to neighboring states. In June, operators in Louisiana reported a combined “handle” — the total wagers placed at […]