| Apr 21, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Despite a late draw on a slick track that warmed throughout Saturday's qualifying session, AJ Allmendinger claimed the pole for Sunday's STP 400 at Kansas Speedway, posting a lap at 175.993 mph (30.683 seconds).
In winning the second Coors Light pole...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:25 PM
— Michael Waltrip Racing has boosted its position in the Sprint Cup points standings, but when actual victories are factored in, Toyota's success still begins and ends with Joe Gibbs Racing. In 2012, that's Denny Hamlin.
Hamlin, who won at...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:10 PM
NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series reaches the end of its first quarter Saturday at Richmond International Raceway, race No. 9 of 36, with the Richmond 400. And while the 26th race of the season, set for September at RIR, figures to be a bigger benchmark...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 7:06 PM
Denny Hamlin's on such a winning roll this NASCAR season, even his biscuits turned out great.
Hamlin is coming off a victory last week at Kansas Speedway, his second Sprint Cup win of the season. Now, Hamlin is heading into his home track at Richmond...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:08 PM
By the thinnest of margins, in a breathtaking finish that featured two cars sideways and side-by-side at the finish line, Kurt Busch beat Denny Hamlin to the checkered flag by .062 seconds to win Friday night's Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 8:58 AM
Richard Petty Motorsports has hired veteran crew chief Mike Ford to take over Aric Almirola’s race team.
Ford replaces Greg Erwin as crew chief for the No. 43 team.
Ford had been out of work since December, when Joe Gibbs Racing replaced him as...
| 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 14, 2012
| 8:19 PM
If you ever saw the early 2000's Bernie Mac movie "Mr. 3000," you know it's about a baseball player that come out of retirement...just to get that 3000th hit.
And even though Rick Hendrick wasn't retired, his teams certainly seemed to be in hibernation...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:38 PM
Denny Hamlin made his reputation as a driver.
Bubba Watson made his reputation with his driver.
But Watson, one of the longest hitters on the PGA Tour, left his driver in the bag during Wednesday's traditional Par-3 Tournament at Augusta National Golf...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 8:06 PM
Defending Nationwide champion Ricky Stenhouse Jr. led the final 54 laps at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday for his first victory of the season.
Stenhouse had a strong car all day and dominated the end of the 200-mile race, pulling away from Mark...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 6:33 AM
Bill Lazor’s intellect is obvious. Talk to him, check his references, read his credentials. The guy didn’t struggle to pass English 101 at Cornell.
Unlike Lazor, the closest thing I’ve gotten to the Ivy League is walking through Harvard...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:48 PM
With the possible exception of tailgate gluttony, sports fans' most sacred, unalienable right is second-guessing strategy.
No coach or manager is immune, witness the present World Series roasting of the St. Louis Cardinals' Tony La Russa, a future Hall...