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We are a team of dedicated sports fans, writers, handicappers, bettors and experts that simply love sports. Our guys bring any number of sports articles including strategy, picks, previews, industry news, opinions and more! Thanks for visiting!

I am a lover of ALL sports- big or small- some even obscure. I am a retired High School English teacher/coach that loves to write. and do book reviews of many sports. I want to write a book. Some around here call me “Dad” I am a St.Louis Cardinals fan from birth.Check out my History of Cardinals do com site Advice: Remember to always have a solid plan!

Ryan aka Knup is the founder and owner of this site...! He has written 10's of thousands of sports & igaming articles over the last 20 years. His name is also plastered across the internet on a number of high authority gambling & sports sites. Google it!

Tanner Kern is a former Division I football player at Lafayette College and a graduate of the University of Connecticut. He is currently a writer for Knup Sports and the Sports 2.0 Network. He is the host of Between the Lines, the official show of Baseball Spotlight, and the main contributor for the website. Sports Network:,,,,,,,,,

Rodney is currently the Content Manager and Director of Business Development at Knup Solutions. Rodney has lived and died by St. Louis Sports since a young ago. Also, Kansas Jayhawks basketball fan. Always down to have an intelligent, and controversially sports conversation. Host of Peoria Fantasy Focus, and has served as PA Announcer for Peoria Chiefs Baseball. Father of 3, youth baseball coach and President of the Youth Basketball Association.

I am a student at the University of Miami. I am currently majoring in sports management and minoring in entrepreneurship. My hobbies are watching sports especially NCAAB, NBA, MLB, and the UFC. I also enjoy investing in the stock and crypto currency market. I hope to pursue a masters in the future in Finance or a degree in law to have the chance to work with athletes in the future.

Ryan has been writing sports betting content and industry news pieces for more than 3 years. He stays on top of all of the latest industry news as well as providing sports betting strategy articles and opinion pieces. Ryan is a former college basketball player and someone that continues to participate in sports to this day. He is a die-hard fan of the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Blackhawks and also roots for the Fighting Illini. Ryan currently resides in Illinois

Sports Writer by day, Sports Broadcaster by night. When I’m not doing either of these things, I’m probably playing pickup basketball at the park, or watching whatever NBA game is on the evening’s slate. There is not a day that goes by where I don’t try and learn more about the players in today’s league, as well as the history of them. I’m considered to be an anomaly with my sports fandoms as a Cavaliers, Ravens and Nationals fan.

Anthony is a senior at the University of Miami pursuing dual degrees in Sports Administration and Broadcast Journalism. He started as the assistant Sports editor at the Miami Hurricane Student newspaper and has progressed to be a Sales Representative at the Patti and Allan Herbert Wellness Center. He is also interning at Knup Solutions as a content writer. Even though he is from New Jersey Anthony is one of the biggest Cowboys fans you can come across.

From the greater New York City area. Big fan of sports and love breaking down a wide range of topics in the sports world such as rumors, analysis and also love to share the stories of athletes and how they got to where they are. In my downtime, I love to travel, try new things, read, listen to music, and spend time with those who matter most to me most.

My name is Asa Agnoli. Miami has always been my home. I’m a senior University of Miami and I live and breathe all things sports. I played sports throughout my whole life. This semester I’ll be a writing intern with Knup solutions learning how to write creative content for the esports and I-gaming industries. In the Spring I graduate from the University of Miami with a degree in Sports Administration, minoring in Sports Medicine.

Dan Bradley is a hockey broadcaster and sportswriter originally from New Brighton, MN and currently living in Cincinnati. Dan graduated from Bradley University in Peoria, IL, with a B.S. in Sports Communication in 2014. He previously worked in television in Duluth, MN, as well as in youth and adult sports administration in St. Paul. When not watching or writing about sports, Dan enjoys making music, fishing, and watching Jeopardy, where he hopes to someday be a contestant. Sports Network:,,,,,,,,,

Griffin’s working to find betting value where others may not. With a main focus on the NFL, consider Griffin your go-to resource for matchup breakdowns, including in the trenches and receivers vs. corners. Follow @griffybets on Twitter for more articles and videos. NBA breakdowns will be the primary focus during the NFL offseason.

Born in Scarsdale, New York I grew up a big Rangers, Yankees, Giants, and Knicks fan. Confident in my knowledge in all sports, but consider myself an expert in the NHL, MLB and NFL. I participated in varsity hockey and golf throughout my four years of high school. Currently, I am enrolled at the University of Miami as a double major in psychology and sports administration. I am not sure what my future plans are, hopefully it involves sports.

My name is Larry Milsteadt. I work in social work during the day. Sports have always been a passion of mine. I currently coach Junior High basketball as well as High School baseball. I also coach a Summer competitive High School team. I have a wonderful wife of 3 years and am the father to one awesome little guy, Nolan. We are expecting our daughter at the beginning of 2021.

Allyson Park is a sports writer and media content creator at Knup Solutions. She covers a variety of sports, including football, soccer, basketball, and baseball. She is currently a student at Virginia Tech majoring in multimedia journalism and minoring in creative writing. Her favorite sports to watch are NFL football and women's soccer. After graduating, she hopes to enter the sports journalism industry and provide a unique angle and perspective on sports as a woman of color.

William Reed is a Sports Administration student at the University of Miami with a minor and background in law and business law. Will loves the opportunity to contribute his knowledge and insight into the growing world of sports and providing the reader with the best news and resources. With backgrounds in law and various sports such as football, hockey and wrestling, William hopes to help grow the brand of Sports 2.0.

Noah Brody is from Deerfield, Illinois, and a current student at the University of Miami studying Sport Administration. He played soccer all throughout his childhood and through high school and was awarded Illinois All-State by Chicagoland Soccer. Now, he is studying to work in the sports industry. As an avid follower of many sports, he is most interested and knowledgeable about European soccer, college basketball, and the National Football League.

I am the founder of ACC Basketball Report and the host of the podcast of the same name. I am a college basketball expert that also appreciates the NFL. I am a Rockin 25 voter which is made up of the best independent CBB experts in the nation and appear on the weekly reveal show which is syndicated throughout the country. I am also an expert analyst on

Akshay is a rising senior at the University of Miami. He is studying Marketing with a minor in Sports Administration. He is joining Knup Solutions with hopes of being able to contribute to the team at a high level, with his high attention to detail and perfectionist personality. Has done recreational freelance work for online gaming and sports previously, and is excited to use his skills in the real world.

Alec Busse is a journalism student at the University of Illinois with a minor in public relations entering his senior year. Alec covers Illinois football and men's basketball for Orange and Blue News, is a game picker for Tallysight and co-hosts the Inside the Arc Podcast. Alec is from O'Fallon, IL, a suburb of St. Louis and grew up cheering for the St. Louis Cardinals and Blues, Chicago Bears and Illinois Fighting Illini.

I've played sports since middle school. After high school I stepped away from my two sports, basketball, and football. However this is my chance to get back into sports. I will use this opportunity to further my education in the sport of basketball and football. Besides sports you will most likely catch me studying for college, or enjoying my hobbies. This includes writing, music, books, and sports video game. I hope you find my articles helpful.

I’m Noel Guerra and I’m from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I just recently graduated from West Chester University and got a degree in Communications in Media and Culture. My passion from a young age has always been sports. For years I played, but took sports writing seriously by the time I entered my junior year of high school. I am driven by being a creative and well respected writer in this business.

I grew up in Florida playing baseball, football, lacrosse, and basketball. My love for sports led me to the University of Miami where I earned my degree in Sports Administration. I follow the Miami Heat, Dolphins, Hurricanes, Tampa Bay Lightning, Buccaneers, and Jacksonville Jaguars. I enjoy writing about legal developments, gambling, and team building throughout professional sports. In the future, I hope to work in the front office of a professional sports team doing contract negotiation and player acquisition.

Drew Knuppel is a 17-year-old, soon to be 18, out of Orlando, Florida, and will be going into his senior year of high school. He has played sports all his life and loves baseball and football, but enjoys basketball the most. Drew looks forward to writing personalized articles that show his opinion on the NBA, MLB, and NFL. He will give you the best tips, news, and information on everything sports! Go Cardinals! Sports Network:,,,,,,,,,

Sam Frohman is a young professional from Cincinnati, OH who is starting off his early sportswriting career for Knup Sports. He played soccer at Ohio State University and wanted to stay involved with sports analysis as part of his career. He graduated with a major in Mechanical Engineering and a minor in Business. Frohman is looking to grow his sportswriting career as he gains more experience in the field.

Tom Zwiller is currently attending Holy Cross College where he is majoring in business analytics and minoring in Computer Science, Mathematics, and Theology. During high school, Tom played as a DT on his varsity football team and as a forward for his varsity high school hockey team. Tom loves all things sports, specifically the NFL, the NBA, and the NHL, as well as a good game of table tennis. Go Panthers!

My name is Jalin Coblentz and I was born and raised in northeast Ohio. I grew up playing baseball, basketball and football and have come to appreciate sports greatly. My wife and I enjoy hiking, RVing, watching sports and playing sand volleyball. We are currently traveling in our RV from campground to campground and working on the road. We also love dogs and our favorite travel companion is our golden doodle, Harper.

Avid sports writer and bettor. VCU Alum. Dodgers Fan. Cameron Crazy. Longhorn Football. James Harden Advocate. 4x Fantasy Football Champion. I love the game of basketball but I serve a diverse perspective of sports, from court to field to pitch to diamond to ice to clay. There’s always a decision, and a profit to be made. I’m here to help and learn along the way. Spreads, lines, totals, let’s win together. Sports Network:,,,,,,,,,

Amber is a student at Virginia Tech majoring in Sports Media and Analytics with a minor in Creative Writing, expecting to graduate in May 2023. At Tech, she is a sports editor for the Collegiate Times and a production assistant with the ACC network. Her career goals involve being a sports reporter/writer. In her free time she enjoys photography, writing poetry, watching hockey, swimming and yoga. She is a current intern with Knup solutions.

Love writing and researching sports and sports gambling. Where can you find an edge and the smart ways to bet? Huge college basketball and MLB fan but follow all sports. Chicago Cubs, Blackhawks, Bears, and Illinois State fan. Been writing for Knup Sports for two years and been doing bracketology for the last three seasons. Top 10 ranked in new bracketologist by Business Manager by day, writer by hobby.

I currently attend the University of Miami; pursuing a BSBA in Business Analytics with a double minor in Sports Administration and Finance. I live in Middlebury, Connecticut. I am a member of the Data Analytics Student Association at UM. I am currently employed as a caddy at the Country Club of Waterbury. My interests include all sports, especially golf football and mixed martial arts. I am also currently in the process of creating my own golf merchandising company.

I have been writing about sports ever since attending Saint Leo University, where I obtained a B.A. in Sport Business. Ever since graduating, I have had the pleasure to work and write for multiple publications, mainly focusing on Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) or betting as more and more states are legalizing sports betting. I currently reside in Tampa, Florida and am a huge New York sports fan as that's where I originally am from.

Brian is a junior at the University of Florida. He has been an avid sports fan for a long time, and combining that passion with writing about it is something he has the great pleasure of doing almost every day. The thing about his takes is that even if he wasn’t writing them, he is constantly thinking about them, so even if you think he is wrong -- he is definitely well informed.

I am a student at Virginia Tech majoring in sports media and analytics while pursuing a minor in digital marketing strategy. I work as a production assistant for ACC Network and 3304 sports, which is a student run sports network producing articles, broadcasts and podcasts. I currently cover the men's and women's soccer teams at Virginia Tech. I am currently interning with the Charlottesville Tom Sox which is a summer league baseball team.

Erik has played many roles for Knup Solutions over the years including Sports 2.0 admin, site mgmt, content creation, and writing. An avid card collector, sports fan, musician, and family man, Erik continues his journey trying to grow the Sports 2.0 Network to a household name. You can find his work across the Sports 2.0 Network and up and down his Twitter feed. He is also the biggest St. Louis Cardinals fan in the world.

Scott is a current undergraduate at Boston College double majoring in Political Science and History. Born and raised in the Boston area, Scott has an undying passion for Boston sports, especially the Patriots and Celtics. He had the pleasure to call Boston College Football's Red Bandana game against the University of Miami, as well as having been able to host an AM radio show through BC's sports radio club. He welcomes heated debates about anything in the sports world.

Anthony is currently a student at Indiana University Bloomington studying Marketing/Management. He is extremely passionate about the NFL and when he isn't writing for Knup Solutions he is likely writing or recording for his NFL podcast, The Touchdown Rundown, (available on Spotify, Apple podcasts or any other major platform) with co host Tom Zwiller. Anthony hopes to continue his sports writing career past his college days and possibly even work for his favorite NFL team, The Green Bay Packers.

I am a current senior at the University of Miami with a love and passion for sports. I am a die hard Mets and Jets fan from Mountainside, New Jersey! I am a sports administration major with a minor in marketing. I am excited to one day work in the sports field with my favorite teams! Knup Solutions & Sports 2.0 has given me the opportunity to immerse myself in a field that has allowed me to express myself as a sports fan.

Mark has been a sports writer since the early 1990s, covering sports at all levels, from high school to the NBA. A graduate of Michigan State University, he has written for publications such as Football News, Basketball Weekly, Basketball Digest, Basketball News, and the Chicago Bulls team publications. Basketball is his first love, with the Lakers and Spartans his favorite teams, but he is a fan of most sports and has written about almost all of them as well.

Kaleb Sowards is an aspiring young talent who is working in the podcasting business, as well as working to become a content creator/journalist in the sports industry. Specifically within his brand, InfamousTakes.

My name is Jacob Dean, and I was born and raised in a small town. I graduated from Midwest Central High school in 2010 and Ashford University in 2019. Sports have always been my passion with my favorite teams being the Duke Blue Devils and the Indiana Pacers. I enjoy sports across all platforms, but basketball is my love. I look forward to writing articles and sharing my joy for sports with you.

Kevin Krest is the author of the PK Frazier series of four novels and the Beyond the Commentary blog with over 500 posts about the world of sports. Kevin covers golf, football and horse racing for and holds media credentials from the USGA, PGA, LPGA and Oaklawn Park. As a media member, Kevin has attended and written in depth pieces about the U.S. Open, the U.S. Women's Open and several other LPGA and PGA Tour Champions events.

My name is Alonzo Cortez, currently from New Jersey, but born in the Philippines and previously lived in Singapore. I am a current Undergraduate Student at the University of Michigan majoring in Cognitive Science with a track in Data Computation and play for Michigan Rugby. Currently, I am a sports, video game, and creative writer/freelancer. I hope to either work in public policy or sports business in the future using data analytics.

I have been betting sports since early in college when I first got introduced to sports gambling in a way where I could participate. I was fortunate enough play collegiate golf at Webster University and I've specifically grown to love golf betting because of the different betting options and the data available to really feel like you can gain an edge. My day job is an attorney so writing for "fun" is a nice change of pace.

Tim here! Originally from SoCal, I've been living in the Midwest for a decade now. Despite my parents' wishes, I've managed to land a job working as a professional sports radio gasbag in Peoria, IL. I'm a big Angels, Lakers, and Ducks fan (SoCal, remember?), yet somehow the New York Football Giants snuck in the mix as well. I also love hacking it up on the golf course when I can.

Carter Lutz Bio: I am a Sophomore at the University of Miami studying sports broadcasting and sports administration. I have a strong opinion and passion for all things sports and I look forward to growing my brand more and more. I love to hear different opinions from people, so I welcome anyone reaching out.

Bryan Zarpentine is a freelance writer who specializes in writing about sports and sports betting. With more than a decade of experience, he's covered everything from baseball to college football to college basketball to the NFL, and even club and international soccer. He's a graduate of Syracuse University and an avid fan of the Orange, as well as the Mets, Broncos, Tottenham Hotspur, and the U.S. Men's and Women's Soccer Teams.

Miserable Illini fan, Cubs fan, and massive college football, basketball, and MLB watcher. None of my teams ever win so why not write about it. Most of my stuff will be fairly in-depth but I don’t take myself too seriously. I say “we” when referencing my favorite teams so get over it if you are one of those people that doesn’t enjoy that. I am well aware I am not on the team but I could be.

A true sports nut through and through. As a lifelong sports fan and athlete I have a deep love for all things sports. Soccer, basketball, football, golf, tennis, it doesn't matter, if there's a game on I'm watching. My favorite sport to watch and right about however is definitely soccer. With it's rising popularity in the United States and the increase of American players traveling abroad it has been a lot of fun to follow in recent years.

Anthony, more well known as AJ, is an aspiring sports writer finishing up his college career at the University of Miami. He loves marketing just as much as he loves sports and hopes eventually to have a job for an professional sports organization in their marketing department. His style is a bit less formal and more geared towards the entertaining and informing his readers to the best of his ability.

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