Category: Sport

Penalty report from Pocono Raceway

NASCAR has issued fines to five crew chiefs for unsecured lug nuts during the race weekend at Pocono Raceway. Cup NASCAR fined four crew chiefs $10,000 each for having one unsecured lug nut on their cars following the two Cup races. Scott Graves (Ryan Newman‘s No. 6 Ford) and John Klausmeier (Clint Bowyer‘s No. 14 […]

IMSA: Porsche drivers enter Daytona restart while facing uncertain future

Porsche driver Laurens Vanthoor has a picture-perfect memory of the GT Le Mans championship that he won with Earl Bamber last season in the IMSA WeatherTech Series. As Bamber crossed the finish line for a fifth in the series finale at Road Atlanta, Vanthoor leapt into the arms of his exultant mechanics. “We finally achieved […]

Fernando Alonso’s Indianapolis 500 car unveiled by Arrow McLaren SP

Arrow McLaren SP unveiled the No. 66 Dallara-Chevrolet that Fernando Alonso will attempt to qualify for the 104th Indianapolis 500. The race will take place Aug. 23 on NBC after being delayed three months by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The car will be sponsored by Ruoff Mortgage, which also was on Takuma Sato’s winning […]

F1 drivers discussing whether to take a knee at season opener Sunday

Formula One drivers will discuss taking a knee at the opening race of the delayed season Sunday in Austria. “Some of the drivers have already been speaking,” McLaren driver Lando Norris said. “If we are going to do it, we should all do it as a grid. It will be discussed following the drivers’ briefing […]

Kurt Warner: Cam Newton can do with the Patriots what I did with the Cardinals

Kurt Warner was a league MVP with the Rams before injuries and ineffective play saw him get cut twice and largely viewed as washed up. And then he returned to form with the Cardinals and became a Pro Bowler and Super Bowl starter again. Warner thinks Cam Newton can follow a similar trajectory with the […]

NFL scheduled to begin training camps with all players July 28

NFL Football Operations sent a tweet Monday evening, saying the league has advised teams that training camps are expected to begin as scheduled July 28. The league’s general counsel, Jeff Pash, said the same in a conference call last Thursday. The NFL will allow rookies to start earlier. Panthers coach Matt Rhule said last week […]

Belichick’s latest gamble could end up being his best

Six Super Bowl wins helps secure the benefit of the doubt for a head coach, as to pretty much any decision he makes. And Bill Belichick has taken full advantage of the ability to make moves for which he’ll be praised if they work, and not criticized if they don’t. Quarterback Cam Newton isn’t the […]