| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Danica Patrick struggled through her rookie season in NASCAR's elite Sprint Cup Series this year with an average finish of 26th.
And when comedian Jay Mohr indirectly noted that fact with a joke at NASCAR's annual awards banquet in Las Vegas, Patrick...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:49 PM
LAS VEGAS — The new style of qualifying for NASCAR Sprint Cup races is exciting — too exciting in view of some drivers.
Joey Logano set a track qualifying record Friday to win the pole position for Sunday's race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:45 PM
LAS VEGAS — The USA Today headline about a NASCAR exhibition race said it all.
“Tony Stewart, Danica Patrick, boyfriend crash at Daytona,” the headline declared last month. Who’s the “boyfriend”? Ricky Stenhouse Jr....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
I am a fervent March Madness viewer but am dreading this year's NCAA basketball tournament for I fear the spectacle will be stained with controversy. I'm making my prediction based on the fact that the first two months of this year saw major scandals...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:15 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Brad Keselowski on Friday won the pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway under a new qualifying format in which large groups of drivers raced simultaneously for the first time in the...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 10:44 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It took nearly 10 hours to complete the Daytona 500 on Sunday and for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to complete his 10-year bid to return to Daytona's Victory Lane.
Earnhardt held off Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski on a restart with...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Rekindling the debate about Danica Patrick's racing skills, legendary NASCAR champion Richard Petty reportedly said she could win only if she was the sole driver on the track.
While appearing at the Canadian Motorsports Expo in Toronto on Sunday,...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 10:55 PM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Tony Stewart's attempt to win his first Daytona 500 fell short Sunday as the three-time NASCAR champion drove his first race since suffering a broken right leg in August.
After starting 21st, Stewart's No. 14 Chevrolet...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Danica Patrick has passed the 1-million mark in Twitter followers, something no other NASCAR driver has even come close to doing.
I will now pause for you hard-core NASCAR fans to make your snide comments about Patrick never even coming close to winning...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 6:33 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. — By the time the race ended, it wasn't clear where the paint job of Danica Patrick's car ended and the black repair tape holding it together started.
Patrick's No. 10 Chevrolet was collected in a multi-car crash midway through...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:16 PM
AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Brad Keselowski won the pole position Friday for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway under a new qualifying format implemented by NASCAR.
Instead of having one car at a time go around the track in...