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Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, celebrates in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 9, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images)

Keselowski Edges Junior On Final Lap In Las Vegas

Brad Keselowski surged ahead on the final lap when Dale Earnhardt Jr. ran out of fuel, claiming a dramatic victory Sunday in the NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

03/09/2014

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Danica Patrick Brushes Off Criticism From Richard Petty

Danica Patrick has a two-year-old photo of her in the car at Daytona, on the receiving end of two thumbs up from Richard Petty.

02/13/2014

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Five Sporting Events Worth Traveling For

From the Super Bowl and the World Series to the Kentucky Derby and The Indianapolis 500, we cover the five sporting events worth traveling for.

12/31/2013

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Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?

In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?

11/21/2013

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NASCAR Preview: Don’t Give Jimmie Johnson The Title Just Yet

Before anyone engraves Johnson’s name on the Sprint Cup, a little history lesson is needed. While it has been proven that Johnson can win titles, he has also shown that he can lose them.

11/15/2013

Matt Kenseth, driver of the #20 The Home Depot Toyota, and Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 Mountain Dew / XBox One Chevrolet, race during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on October 20, 2013 in Talladega, Alabama. (credit: John Harrelson/Getty Images)

Earnhardt Settles For Another 2nd At Talladega

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s initial reaction to another runner-up finish is a smile and the feeling that second’s not so bad.

10/20/2013

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a walk off solo home run in the 11th inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Dodger Stadium on July 28, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers won 1-0 in 11 innings. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Sports Industry Pulled In $4.1B For LA Economy Last Year, Study Shows

Approximately 18.5 million people attended area sports events last year, ranging from major league sports like baseball and basketball, to the L.A. Marathon.

08/01/2013

Jason Leffler was killed Wednesday in New Jersey. (credit: Tyler Barrick/Getty Images Sport)

Veteran NASCAR Driver From Long Beach Killed In NJ Crash

A NASCAR driver from Long Beach was killed Wednesday in a crash on a dirt track in Bridgeport, New Jersey.

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Huge crowds in Fontana enjoyed a weekend of top-notch racing. (credit: Fox Sports)

NASCAR Brings Out Banner Crowds In Fontana

One of the sports’ biggest crowds in years attended a NASCAR race in Fontana Sunday afternoon.

03/24/2013

TTYM: NFL’s ‘Gay ‘Ol Time’ And Erin Andrews Disses 50 Cent

If you are remotely related to the world of sports and wanted to get your name out there this week – all you had to do was weigh-in on the gays in the NFL discussion. […]

03/01/2013

Kyle Larson, driver of the #32 Clorox Chevrolet, Justin Allgaier, driver of the #31 Brandt Chevrolet, Brian Scott, driver of the #2 Shore Lodge Chevrolet, Parker Kligerman, driver of the #77 Bandit Chippers Toyota, and Brad Keselowski, driver of the #22 Discount Tire Dodge, are involved in an incident at the finish of the NASCAR Nationwide Series DRIVE4COPD 300 at Daytona International Speedway on February 23, 2013 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images)

Dozens Injured In Final Lap Of Nation Wide Series At Daytona

At least 33 fans were injured Saturday during a NASCAR race when a car flew into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, hurling a tire and large pieces of debris into the stands,

02/23/2013

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TTYM: A ‘Bear’ Naked Tweet, A NASCAR Brawl And No Horsing Around For Berry

What one thing terrifies the NFL’s Eric Berry on the field? Ndamukong Suh’s personal hygiene is more important than you.. And find out how soccer sensation Hope Solo and former Seattle Seahawk Jerramy Stevens spent their […]

11/16/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Virginia 529 College Savings 250

The biggest story at JR Motorsports wasn’t Danica Patrick this weekend. Well, not directly.

Shortly before the green flag at Richmond International Raceway for the Nationwide series race, news broke that longtime competition director – and sometimes crew chief – Tony Eury Sr. had left the company.

09/10/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Atlanta

For the last time on the circuit, Danica Patrick turned her first laps at a track. Atlanta Motor Speedway is a “cookie cutter” 1.5 mile track, similar to Texas and Charlotte, tracks where Patrick has already been.

09/03/2012

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Following Danica Patrick: Double Duty At Bristol

The spring Bristol Motor Speedway was not the same as the Bristol Motor Speedway the drivers came to this past weekend. After uneventful racing in the Spring, track owner Bruton Smith took bulldozers to the track and ground the top of the track, creating a whole new Bristol.

08/27/2012

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