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Ryan Murphy

Ryan Murphy began his love affair with sports journalism at the age of nine when he wrote his first article about his little league baseball team. He has since authored his own weekly column for Fox Sports and AskMen, and has created campaigns for the WWE, the NHL, and the NFL. Ryan's critically acclaimed stories have also been published in 20 books and have been featured on more than 170 radio stations and 40 newspapers across North America.

TwinSpires Casino player wins $108,000 on Narcos Touch mobile slot
TwinSpires Casino player wins $108,000 on Narcos Touch mobile slot

2021-02-25T22:55:25.111ZRyan Murphy

A Michigan resident could soon be richer than Pablo Escobar after winning $108,700 on Narcos Touch Mobile Slot at TwinSpires Casino.
The 20 Best 3-Point Shooters in NBA History
The 20 Best 3-Point Shooters in NBA History

2021-02-22T18:26:59.068ZRyan Murphy

In honor of the league’s greatest weapon, we’re turning the spotlight on the 20 best 3-point shooters in NBA history.
Joel Embiid makes up ground in 2021 NBA MVP odds
Joel Embiid makes up ground in 2021 NBA MVP odds

2021-02-22T15:58:49.487ZRyan Murphy

LeBron James has seen his vice-like grip on the NBA MVP award loosen over the past three weeks thanks to the phenomenal play of Joel Embiid.
The ultimate Gonzaga Basketball quiz
The ultimate Gonzaga Basketball quiz

2021-02-19T14:40:06.236ZRyan Murphy

Show off your knowledge of the Gonzaga Bulldogs, college basketball's top-ranked team.
Where does Carmelo Anthony rank among the NBA's greatest players?
Where does Carmelo Anthony rank among the NBA's greatest players?

2021-02-17T17:13:33.614ZRyan Murphy

Let's dip into Carmelo Anthony’s metrics to see where he ranks among basketball’s elite right now, and where he could rank once he finally hangs up his size 14 Jordan’s.
Jacob deGrom favored to reclaim NL Cy Young Award in 2021
Jacob deGrom favored to reclaim NL Cy Young Award in 2021

2021-02-16T17:45:55.515ZRyan Murphy

New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom came tantalizingly close to winning his third consecutive National League Cy Young Award in 2020. Oddsmakers don’t expect the veteran right-hander to be shut out again.
Five famous athletes named Valentine
Five famous athletes named Valentine

2021-02-12T21:01:25.079ZRyan Murphy

Valentine’s Day is traditionally a time to celebrate courtly love. And while we certainly enjoy bon bons in heart-shaped boxes, we enjoy sports a whole lot more.
The 10 best rebounders in NBA history
The 10 best rebounders in NBA history

2021-02-10T14:29:59.764ZRyan Murphy

Scorers get most of the attention in the NBA, but their job often wouldn’t be possible without the big-bodied bangers battling in the paint.
Jordan Clarkson odds-on favorite to win NBA Sixth Man of the Year award
Jordan Clarkson odds-on favorite to win NBA Sixth Man of the Year award

2021-02-08T18:43:49.654ZRyan Murphy

Jordan Clarkson’s recent play has had a profound effect on his NBA Sixth Man of the Year campaign, as his odds have moved from +300 on Jan. 20 to -200 on Feb. 8.
Brett Favre expects big things from Rob Gronkowski in Super Bowl LV
Brett Favre expects big things from Rob Gronkowski in Super Bowl LV

2021-02-05T19:34:55.456ZRyan Murphy

Brett Favre has had plenty of time to take stock of Super Bowl LV, and is forecasting a huge game from Bucs tight end Rob Gronkowski.
Super Bowl LV staff picks and analysis
Super Bowl LV staff picks and analysis

2021-02-03T16:39:01.731ZRyan Murphy

Our TwinSpires Edge writers weigh in on the outcome of Super Bowl LV on Sunday, Feb. 7.