| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Jimmie Johnson is lurking.
It's kinda creepy, too. Everywhere Brad Keselowski goes, there is Johnson, just a few steps behind him.
Keselowski remains the favorite to win the NASCAR Chase for the Championship. Everyone else is playing follow the leader....
| Oct 26, 2012
| 4:26 PM
The Chase for the Sprint Cup has just one short track race and that takes place this weekend in Martinsville. And if history is an indication, Sunday's Tums Fast Relief 500 will go a long way in determining this year's champion.
Of the eight prior...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Jimmie Johnson's championship hopes got a boost Friday when he won the pole position for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway while points leader Brad Keselowski qualified 32nd.
Johnson, a five-time champion, gained not only the...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 1:48 PM
For NASCAR rationalists, the thought of Chad Knaus and Jimmie Johnson winning another Cup championship is blasphemy.
May as well spit on the grave of Dale Earnhardt or rip up Richard Petty's cowboy hat.
Knaus and Johnson are an acquired taste in some...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Pulling away from Dale Earnhardt Jr. after a restart with eight laps left in Saturday night's Capital City 400 at Richmond International Raceway, Kyle Busch streaked to his fourth straight victory in the spring race at the .75-mile track.
The win was...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-Premier, Manchester United at Manchester City, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball-Texas Rangers at Toronto Blue Jays, 6 p.m. (ESPN); Minnesota Twins at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, 9 p.m. (FXSP)
NBA Basketball-Playoffs, New...
| May 4, 2012
| 5:14 PM
For the first in ten years, I am going to miss the spring race at Talladega. Since moving to Kansas, I have missed the last two fall races, but I did make it back for the Spring race last year.
Of course, as soon as I miss a race, the greatest paint...
| May 6, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Executing perfectly a move he had saved for the right occasion, Brad Keselowski pulled away from Kyle Busch on the final lap to win Sunday's Aaron's 499 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at at Talladega Superspeedway in a green-white-checkered-flag finish.
| May 8, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Two crew chiefs for Penske Racing in the NASCAR Nationwide Series were placed on probation and drew $10,000 fines Tuesday for violations found last weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.
Jeremy Bullins, crew chief for the No. 22 Dodge driven at Talladega by...
| May 11, 2012
| 8:24 PM
After a stellar qualifying run, Jimmie Johnson said there was some speed left in Darlington Raceway -- and Greg Biffle found it.
Biffle toured the 1.366-mile Lady in Black in 27.281 seconds (180.2557 mph) to win the pole for Saturday night's Bojangles'...
| May 11, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Joey Logano drove away from Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Denny Hamlin after a green-white-checkered-flag restart and won Friday night's VFW Sport Clips 200 Nationwide Series event at Darlington Raceway.
Hamlin, who complained of an engine problem during the...
| May 12, 2012
| 8:36 PM
Jimmie Johnson broke free on a restart three laps from the end in the Southern 500 and held on Saturday night to give Hendrick Motorsports its 200th Sprint Cup victory.
Johnson seemed short on fuel and tires and looked vulnerable with Tony Stewart and...