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Danica Patrick Crashes In Bristol Practice

Danica Patrick Crashes In Bristol Practice

Earlier this afternoon Danica Patrick crashed during Sprint Cup practice. The damage that Patrick did to the No. 10 machine was enough to force her into a backup car for the rest of the weekend at Bristol. The incident occurred...
Johan Franzen, Taylor Hall

Detroit 2, Edmonton 1 (SO): Wings sloppy but managed to win

The Detroit Red Wings are desperate for wins as they try to get into the playoffs for the 23rd straight time. On a night in which they barely beat the worst team in the Western Conference, coach Mike Babcock didn't...
Louisville soccer standout blames hazing for loss of scholarship

Louisville soccer standout blames hazing for loss of scholarship

A Louisville soccer standout says hazing cost him his scholarship at Xavier University. Neil Henley was named Gatorade's Boys Soccer Player of the Year after his senior season at St. X high school. It helped him earn a spot on...
NASCAR abuzz over Dale Earnhardt Jr., but TV ratings down

NASCAR abuzz over Dale Earnhardt Jr., but TV ratings down

Page views and social media mentions are spiking. Merchandise and diecast sales are booming. Even crowds for qualifying have ballooned. With two runner-up finishes in the wake of his second Daytona 500 victory, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is enjoying the best...
Cowboys interested in Jared Allen and Julius Peppers, but sights set on Henry Melton

Cowboys interested in Jared Allen and Julius Peppers, but sights set on Henry Melton

The Dallas Cowboys hope their weeklong pursuit of Chicago Bears free agent defensive tackle Henry Melton spills over into early next week. Dallas has set up a free agent visit with Melton, according to a source, but the local product...
Hakeem Nicks to leave NY Giants, will sign with Colts

Hakeem Nicks to leave NY Giants, will sign with Colts

So much for Hakeem Nicks and the big-money, long-term contract he wanted. He spent 2013 disappointing the Giants on the field. And now, the free agent marketplace has disappointed him. After a week of searching and turning up not a...
NBA 2K15 Dunking Video Shows First Sign of Game's Development

NBA 2K15 Dunking Video Shows First Sign of Game’s Development

Look, we all knew it was coming. The next-generation debut of the NBA 2K series was a smash hit – both critically and commercially. The unparalleled graphics, paired with a solid list of features, helped propel the 2K Sports...
N.B.A. Looks to Asia for Next Growth Spurt

N.B.A. Looks to Asia for Next Growth Spurt

When the National Basketball Association commissioner David Stern spent a week in Beijing in the winter of 1987, he had to plead with China Central Television to broadcast N.B.A. games — and he eventually offered to provide content free. Now,...
Why NBA opponents love to hate Blake Griffin

Why NBA opponents love to hate Blake Griffin

As the Los Angeles Clippers stack up victories, winning their ninth straight game on Wednesday, Blake Griffin has spent the past week stockpiling enemies. On Monday, the all-star forward took an elbow to the chin from Phoenix’s P.J. Tucker, who...
Knee injury forces Kobe to sit out rest of season

Knee injury forces Kobe to sit out rest of season

Immediately after the Los Angeles Lakers declared Kobe Bryant out for the season, he already was thinking about how to make sure the Lakers will be much less miserable when he returns. Bryant expressed only mild frustration Wednesday after the...