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Harvick Wins Second Straight at Phoenix

Harvick Wins Second Straight at Phoenix

Jeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images(AVONDALE, Ariz.) — Kevin Harvick led 224 of the 312 laps at Phoenix International Raceway Sunday en route to winning The Profit on CNBC 500.
Harvick has now won five Sprint Cup races at Phoenix, including the l…

Kyle Busch Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race at Phoenix

Kyle Busch Wins Rain-Shortened Nationwide Race at Phoenix

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(PHOENIX) –  Kyle Busch was victorious in the rain-shortened Blue Jeans Go Green 200 on Saturday.  The race was delayed for over two hours with 32 laps remaining.  It was later called with Busch out…

Keselowski Takes Pole at Phoenix

Keselowski Takes Pole at Phoenix

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images For NASCAR(AVONDALE, Ariz.) — Brad Keselowksi set a track-record top speed of 139.384 mph at Phoenix International Raceway Friday to win the pole for NASCAR’s Sprint Cup race on Sunday.
This was the first Sprint Cup pole th…

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: ‘Nothing’s Like Phoenix’ Race Track

Dale Earnhardt Jr.: ‘Nothing’s Like Phoenix’ Race Track

Jamie Squire/Getty Images(PHOENIX) — Fresh off his Daytona 500 victory last Sunday, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is looking forward to racing at Phoenix International Raceway this weekend.
“The shape of the track is unlike anything else,” Earhardt Jr. said. &nb…

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins the Daytona 500

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins the Daytona 500

Tom Pennington/Getty Images Sport (DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) –  It was a long day in Daytona, but when it was all said and done, NASCAR’s most popular driver stood alone: Dale Earnhardt Jr. won the Daytona 500 on Sunday for the second time i…

Joey Logano Leaning on Chase Experience

Joey Logano Leaning on Chase Experience

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(NEW YORK) — Joey Logano is eager to get this year’s NASCAR Sprint Cup series season started off. Along with the rest of NASCAR, he’ll kick off his season Sunday at the Daytona 500.
“After last year and making th…

Kyle Busch Ready for Daytona 500

Kyle Busch Ready for Daytona 500

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(NEW YORK) — As another NASCAR season grows closer with the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Kyle Busch is hoping to be the one celebrating at season’s end.
“We’ve been close a couple times,” Busch, who finished fourth in …

Austin Dillon Wins Pole for Daytona 500

Austin Dillon Wins Pole for Daytona 500

(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — Austin Dillon will spotlight the No. 3 Chevrolet made famous by the late Hall of Famer Dale Earnhardt in fashion at Sunday’s Daytona 500 after winning the pole.
Dillon, 23, finished with a lap of 196.019 mph to start up front f…

NASCAR’s Denny Hamlin Wins Exhibition Race At Daytona

NASCAR’s Denny Hamlin Wins Exhibition Race At Daytona

Patrick Smith/NASCAR via Getty Images(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin took home the checkered flag in Saturday Night’s exhibition event, the Sprint Unlimited at Daytona. The 33-year-old won the race down the stretch, when he dr…

Tony Stewart Primed for Comeback

Tony Stewart Primed for Comeback

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images for NASCAR(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — After missing six months with a broken right leg, NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is ready to return to the racetrack.
Stewart is scheduled to get behind the racing wheel for the first time sin…

Danica Patrick Responds to Richard Petty’s Critical Comments

Danica Patrick Responds to Richard Petty’s Critical Comments

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images for NASCAR(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — NASCAR driver Danica Patrick has dealt with her fair share of criticism since entering the sport, and now she finds herself defending herself against comments made by Hall of Famer Richard…

The King Bashes Danica Patrick

The King Bashes Danica Patrick

Jamey Price/NASCAR(NEW YORK) — NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty doesn’t believe Danica Patrick will ever have a chance of winning a Sprint Cup Series title.
Patrick finished 27th in the Sprint Cup Series standings last season and had only one top-10…

NASCAR Announces Major Changes To Championship Format

NASCAR Announces Major Changes To Championship Format

BananaStock(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — NASCAR announced major changes to the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship on Thursday.
Under the new system, the field will be expanded to 16 drivers, which will ultimately be whittled down to four through three rounds…

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/17/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/17/13

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL: Buffalo Bills 37 (4-7) – New York Jets 14 (5-5)
Arizona Cardinals 27 (6-4) – Jacksonville Jaguars 14 (1-9)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers 41 (2-8) – Atlanta Falcons 28 (2-8)
Philadelphia Eagles 24 (6-5) – Washington Redskins…

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Sprint Cup Title

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Sprint Cup Title

Chris Graythen/NASCAR via Getty Images(HOMESTEAD, Fla.) — Jimmie Johnson took home his sixth Sprint Cup championship on Sunday after finishing in ninth at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Johnson came into Sunday 28 points up on Matt Kenseth and held a 34 po…

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/10/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/10/13

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NFL: New York Giants 24 (3-6) – Oakland Raiders 20 (3-6)
Seattle Seahawks 33 (9-1) – Atlanta Falcons 10 (2-7)
Baltimore Ravens 20 (4-5) Cincinnati Bengals 17 (6-4) – Overtime
Detroit Lions 21 (6-3) – Chicago Bears 19 (5…

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/9/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/9/13

Getty Images/Hemera(NEW YORK) — NCAAF: (1) Alabama 38 (9-0) – (10) LSU 17 (7-3)
(3) Florida State 59 (9-0) – Wake Forest 3 (4-6)
(7) Auburn 55 (9-1) – Tennessee 23 (4-6)
(9) Missouri 48 (9-1) – Kentucky 17 (2-7)
(11) Texas A&M 51 (8-2) – Mississip…

Kyle Busch Wins 12th Nationwide Race Of Season

Kyle Busch Wins 12th Nationwide Race Of Season

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(PHOENIX) — Kyle Busch dominated the field at Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday on his way to his 12th NASCAR Nationwide Series victory of the season.
Points leader Austin Dillon maintained his hold on the…

Jimmie Johnson Talks Taking on Phoenix

Jimmie Johnson Talks Taking on Phoenix

John Harrelson/NASCAR via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Jimmie Johnson holds a seven point lead over Matt Kenseth with two races remaining in the Sprint Cup season.
Johnson was victorious on Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway and padded his lead a little after…

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Texas, Leads Chase

Jimmie Johnson Wins At Texas, Leads Chase

Chris Graythen/Getty Images(FORT WORTH, Texas) –  Jimmie Johnson is once again the leader in the chase for the Sprint Cup after a dominating win Sunday at Texas Motor Speedway.
The five-time Sprint Cup champion now leads Matt Kenseth by seven poi…

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