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CONCORD, N.C. -- Martin Truex Jr., who has been able to pass just about anything and everything this year, didn't have an answer for how he will make a pass in the 2018 opening-round elimination race next season. That race will take place on the 2.4

2017-10-20 06:51:13.907

CONCORD, N.C. -- Martin Truex Jr., who has been able to pass just about anything and everything this year, didn't have an answer for how he will make a pass in the 2018 opening-round elimination race next season. That race will take place on the 2.4



Pick a team that's off to a bad start and apply one big fix: Emily Kaplan: One big fix for the Edmonton Oilers: Have Connor McDavid play every other shift. I'm kidding. Kind of. Please tell me you saw that ridiculous no-look assist he shelled out t

2017-10-20 03:38:05.213

Pick a team that's off to a bad start and apply one big fix: Emily Kaplan: One big fix for the Edmonton Oilers: Have Connor McDavid play every other shift. I'm kidding. Kind of. Please tell me you saw that ridiculous no-look assist he shelled out t



The glow puck was a special kind of terrible when it debuted more than 20 years ago. But that was a different time, and now we have different technology: high-def and 4K video that's so vivid you can see the spit flying out of coach Joel Quenneville'

2017-10-19 12:06:44.453

The glow puck was a special kind of terrible when it debuted more than 20 years ago. But that was a different time, and now we have different technology: high-def and 4K video that's so vivid you can see the spit flying out of coach Joel Quenneville'



Who is the best team in the NHL now? Who will it be four years from now? Is Sidney Crosby still the face of the league, or has 20-year-old wunderkind Connor McDavid already dethroned the Pittsburgh Penguins captain? Speaking of the twice-de

2017-10-17 07:42:19.580

Who is the best team in the NHL now? Who will it be four years from now? Is Sidney Crosby still the face of the league, or has 20-year-old wunderkind Connor McDavid already dethroned the Pittsburgh Penguins captain? Speaking of the twice-de



Moments after Jonathan Drouin completed his first media conference as a member of the Montreal Canadiens, he hit the streets. A locally born addition to a market that's been worshipping French-Canadian stars for a century, Drouin and a Canadiens vide

2017-10-19 04:33:52.873

Moments after Jonathan Drouin completed his first media conference as a member of the Montreal Canadiens, he hit the streets. A locally born addition to a market that's been worshipping French-Canadian stars for a century, Drouin and a Canadiens vide



What's the best rivalry in the NHL right now? Greg Wyshynski: Is it completely and utterly lopsided? Yes. Has its intensity been inflated by a decade of media-driven narratives? Certainly. But are the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins s

2017-10-19 03:51:27.070

What's the best rivalry in the NHL right now? Greg Wyshynski: Is it completely and utterly lopsided? Yes. Has its intensity been inflated by a decade of media-driven narratives? Certainly. But are the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins s



Denny Sparks stood at the mouth of the long, bare expanse running between the barns located a few steps from the back door of the Del Mar stable office. It was Monday morning, one week before the track would be open for training in anticipation of th

2017-10-18 20:35:27.787

Denny Sparks stood at the mouth of the long, bare expanse running between the barns located a few steps from the back door of the Del Mar stable office. It was Monday morning, one week before the track would be open for training in anticipation of th



NEW YORK -- Of the opposing athletes who have inspired New Yorkers to feel an overwhelming sense of postseason doom, Michael Jordan remains the modern-day standard. Dallas Keuchel was never Michael Jordan, but this much was clear: When Keuchel threw

2017-10-18 20:02:23.707

NEW YORK -- Of the opposing athletes who have inspired New Yorkers to feel an overwhelming sense of postseason doom, Michael Jordan remains the modern-day standard. Dallas Keuchel was never Michael Jordan, but this much was clear: When Keuchel threw



1. The new chairman Fred Ridley remains the last U.S. Amateur champion to never turn pro, so long before he became an Augusta National member there was an obvious fascination with the great amateur golfer, Bobby Jones. Ridley never met Jones, but h

2017-10-18 11:31:37.097

1. The new chairman Fred Ridley remains the last U.S. Amateur champion to never turn pro, so long before he became an Augusta National member there was an obvious fascination with the great amateur golfer, Bobby Jones. Ridley never met Jones, but h



At age 19, he's already become a fixture in his native Finland, with national media covering everything from his hairstyle to his girlfriend to the kind of car he drives. But he's not a heartthrob actor or soulful pop star or even a doe-eyed Instagra

2017-10-18 09:15:16.213

At age 19, he's already become a fixture in his native Finland, with national media covering everything from his hairstyle to his girlfriend to the kind of car he drives. But he's not a heartthrob actor or soulful pop star or even a doe-eyed Instagra



We know the impact players such as Baker Mayfield and Bryce Love have on their respective team's success. Who are the less obvious players, the position units or the coordinators who will be key for each Top 25 team in the second half of the sea

2017-10-16 13:11:02.960

We know the impact players such as Baker Mayfield and Bryce Love have on their respective team's success. Who are the less obvious players, the position units or the coordinators who will be key for each Top 25 team in the second half of the sea



After a Talladega race that saw most of the NASCAR playoff drivers leave early with wrecked race cars, the contenders know they can't find more trouble Sunday at Kansas Speedway if they want to advance to the semifinal round of eight. The best way

2017-10-17 20:13:23.473

After a Talladega race that saw most of the NASCAR playoff drivers leave early with wrecked race cars, the contenders know they can't find more trouble Sunday at Kansas Speedway if they want to advance to the semifinal round of eight. The best way



The season begins with unbridled optimism. Of course your team can win; any franchise can go on a run! But since sports fans are skeptics, early-season woes can accentuate pessimism. Even initial success can instigate paranoia. In this week's Power R

2017-10-18 06:37:24.210

The season begins with unbridled optimism. Of course your team can win; any franchise can go on a run! But since sports fans are skeptics, early-season woes can accentuate pessimism. Even initial success can instigate paranoia. In this week's Power R



Which surprising team has the goods to be around at the end of the season? Greg Wyshynski: The Philadelphia Flyers seemed to be about a year away from making a big playoff push, but they also seemed like a team that could surprise this season if thei

2017-10-18 05:50:26.637

Which surprising team has the goods to be around at the end of the season? Greg Wyshynski: The Philadelphia Flyers seemed to be about a year away from making a big playoff push, but they also seemed like a team that could surprise this season if thei



On Saturday night in Las Vegas, French Supercross racer Marvin Musquin won $1 million by betting it all on the No. 25. It took him 30 laps and less than three hours to win all three main-event races at the Monster Energy Cup at Sam Boyd Stadium on hi

2017-10-17 18:14:35.253

On Saturday night in Las Vegas, French Supercross racer Marvin Musquin won $1 million by betting it all on the No. 25. It took him 30 laps and less than three hours to win all three main-event races at the Monster Energy Cup at Sam Boyd Stadium on hi



One swing does not a comeback make. But Tiger Woods' return to the golf course had to start somewhere, and in recent days we've seen evidence -- provided by none other than Tiger himself -- that he is ready to get after it. What that exactly entails

2017-10-17 10:04:49.967

One swing does not a comeback make. But Tiger Woods' return to the golf course had to start somewhere, and in recent days we've seen evidence -- provided by none other than Tiger himself -- that he is ready to get after it. What that exactly entails