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Is Pitt basketball’s glass half empty or half full?

Is Pitt basketball’s glass half empty or half full?

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

November 18, 2019

For a team that has beaten ACC foe Florida State but also fallen to little-known Nicholls State, there have emerged two opposing outlooks.

What are the Odds: Backyard Brawl headlines loaded weekend

What are the Odds: Backyard Brawl headlines loaded weekend

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

Senior staff writer Ben Bobeck likes the under on Pitt and West Virginia's Friday-night basketball game, and is also picking the Minnesota Golden Gophers to come through big again.

Waiver Wire Weekly: As injury bug exits, playoff push enters

Waiver Wire Weekly: As injury bug exits, playoff push enters

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

Ten weeks have come and gone in the fantasy season and with so few matchups left in the fantasy season, every move from here on out is crucial.

What are the Odds: CFB 150 Edition

What are the Odds: CFB 150 Edition

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Senior staff writer Ben Bobeck is celebrating 150 years of college football — and a fourth straight week of successful picks — by winning four more prospective bets this week.

Agree to disagree: Gauging the take meter after Pitt-FSU

Agree to disagree: Gauging the take meter after Pitt-FSU

By Sean Tierney and Kyle Saxon, Staff Writers

November 8, 2019

Two TPN staff writers break down which of the emerging takes from Pitt's first game are valid and which are simply bogus.

Recruiting Roundup: Pitt basketball strikes out on a trio of top talent

Recruiting Roundup: Pitt basketball strikes out on a trio of top talent

By Tyler Moran, Staff Writer

November 7, 2019

Pitt basketball swung and missed on a few high-end recruits, while Pitt football strengthened its class of 2021 by landing a highly touted recruit with the ability to play on both sides of the ball.

Waiver Wire Weekly: Ride Carr, Jones to victory

Waiver Wire Weekly: Ride Carr, Jones to victory

By Adin Link, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

With a season-high six teams on bye during a crucial week in fantasy football, managers need to think outside the box in order to win.

What are the Odds: Don’t shy away Fromm the under

What are the Odds: Don’t shy away Fromm the under

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

After hitting on a three-team NBA parlay last week, senior staff writer and resident degenerate Ben Bobeck is now over .500 on the betting season — and ready to continue his hot streak.

Take 5: Warriors, Wiggins, Winning

Take 5: Warriors, Wiggins, Winning

By TPN Staff

November 1, 2019

The sports staff takes a look at several of the storylines permeating through the sports world right now, including the downfall of the Warriors’ dynasty and an NBA player who could make a sneaky bet for Most Improved.

Column: Riverhounds could benefit from relegation

Column: Riverhounds could benefit from relegation

By Dominic Campbell, Senior Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

No matter how far Pittsburgh’s red-hot Riverhounds advance in the USLC playoffs, they won't have the chance for upward mobility in America's soccer pyramid. This should change.

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