With an eye toward enhancing competition, increasing safety, reducing costs, increasing product relevance and furthering its green initiatives, NASCAR has enacted significant rules changes not only to its competition package but also to the conduct of its national touring series teams.
The odds of Jameis Winston winning back-to-back Heisman trophies after his one-game suspension for shouting vulgar language in the Florida State student union last week went down, according to one bookmaker.
Caldwell Jones, a key member of the Philadelphia 76ers teams that reached the NBA Finals in 1977, 1980 and 1982, died Sunday after suffering a heart attack on a suburban Atlanta golf course. He was 64.
Wide open. That's an apt description of Sunday's action at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, where a succession of on-track dust-ups and hold-your-breath restarts played havoc with the fortunes of Chase drivers who entered the Sylvania 300 feeling relatively secure about their prospects of advancing to the second elimination round.
Former Southern Cal player Brian Bauchman alleges he had 103-degree fever, received a diagnosis of "influenza-like illness, viral pharyngitis and dehydration," and took four liters of IV fluid only to be put on the field two days later for a game against Cal.
When it comes to curing soccer injuries all you need is cheese, according to coach Felix Magath. The former Fulham manager confirmed reports he suggested defender Brede Hangeland wrap cheese around his injured knee to help it heal.