Is U.S. Open umpire Carlos Ramos a thief?

Naomi Osaka defeated Serena Williams to win her first Grand Slam title, but the match was marred by several tense exchanges between Williams and Carlos Ramos, the chair umpire, resulting in a point deduction for verbal abuse. That point could've been the difference in the match! Williams called Ramos a thief and many tennis fans agree. Others say Williams was being coached and should have kept...
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Are daily fantasy sports contests just gambling?

Daily fantasy sports is in full swing, and millions of people are participating. This online phenomenon has exploded over the last couple years with people making millions of dollars picking which players will perform best from week to week. Some people claim there is a method to the madness, using analytics to pick the best players. But there is also a strong argument that daily fantasy sports...
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Which 2018 Hall of Fame inductee is the best point guard: Jason Kidd or Steve Nash?

Steve Nash and Jason Kidd are considered two of the greatest point guards in the history of the NBA and they will have their careers honored at the Basketball Hall of Fame. Some believe Kidd is superior because he was a top defender and pinpoint passer, making the prototypical point guard. Others feel Nash is the better of the two because of his incredible vision and deadeye shooting that...
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Is Serena Williams the greatest athlete of all time?

Serena Williams is in her second Grand Slam final of the year after giving birth to her daughter. Fans are saying her recovery to becoming an elite athlete again proves, once and for all, she is the greatest professional athlete of all time! Others argue while Serena is undoubtedly one of the all-time greats, athletes like Muhammed Ali, Steffi Graf, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, and Michael Jordan were...
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Is 'NBA 2K19' worth buying?

"NBA 2K19" is finally here, and many fans are gushing over the smooth graphics and features. Year after year, the 2K franchise has put out a great product and some people feel this year's iteration yet another hit, with new rosters and improved modes. Still, the game offers the same basic gameplay it has featured since its creation and that isn't worth the steep price tag to some fans. What do...
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Who’s right: Le’Veon Bell or his teammates?

Le'Veon Bell might be sitting out Week 1 of NFL action to preserve his long-term value, and his Pittsburgh Steelers teammates are not happy. Reports are coming out that teammates believe Bell is being selfish. But with NFL players having a short span of time to get guaranteed money, Bell is making a legitimate business decision to get what he's earned. It's nothing personal. What do you think? 🏈
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Best sports video game franchise: 'Madden NFL' or 'MLB The Show'?

Ever since video games exploded on home consoles, gamers have been obsessed with sports games. Now, we at The Tylt want you to pick the best one! In the final round of our bracket, we have "Madden NFL" versus "MLB The Show." The "Madden NFL" series has generated over $4 billion in revenue. "MLB The Show" has been around since 2006 and has become the go-to video game for baseball fans. But which...
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Should Florida State fire Willie Taggart?

Florida State head coach Willie Taggart had a less than ideal start in his new position, losing against Virginia Tech, 24-3. Seminole fans are used to success and some fans are already calling for Taggart's head. Others are preaching patience and want to see what he can do with a roster he constructs, instead of the one he inherited. What do you think? 🏈
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Should women play best-of-five matches in Grand Slam tournaments?

Traditionally, women play three-set matches in Grand Slam tournaments, while men extend their matches to five sets during the year's most prestigious tennis events. Women have been willing to play an extra two sets, especially since pay has been equalized at Grand Slam events. However, some feel extending matches will take away the drama, and men can just choose to adjust their matches to three...
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Is Colin Kaepernick a hero?

He might not be playing football, but Colin Kaepernick's platform hasn't suffered from Nike tapping him as the new face of the "Just Do It" campaign. Many people feel Kaepernick is a hero for bringing attention to the racial issues people of color face in the United States. Others look at Kaepernick as a disrespectful malcontent who is unpatriotic for protesting during a pre-game ritual that...
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