Yahoo Sports app FAQs

Looking for an answer but can't find it on our help pages? Here's some common FAQs about the Yahoo Sports app.

What is the "SF -7.5" or "NYY -110" under the game time on the scores page?

These are the odds for the game set by sports books in Las Vegas.

  • Football and basketball - Negative numbers represent how many points the team is favored to win by.
  • Hockey and baseball -  Negative numbers represent the amount you would have to bet to win $100. For example, "-110" means you would have to bet $110 to win $100. "+120" means you would win $120 if you bet $100.

Do alerts cost money? Are they SMS?

Alerts are free since they're push notifications, not SMS messages.

Where did all of the Division 1-A and Division 1-AA games go?

We have changes the score filters for all NCAA Division 1-A and 1-AA games to reflect the changes of the Division I classification. In the Scores menu for college football: All FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) refers to the former Division I-A games, All FCS (Football Championship Subdivision) refers to the former Division I-AA games.