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Norwegian teams’ 8-OT game believed to be hockey’s longest – ESPN

Monday, March 13, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment HAMAR, Norway — Joakim Jensen finally ended what is believed to be the longest game in hockey history, scoring in the eighth overtime in the Norwegian League playoffs. More than 8½ hours after the game started — and after 217 minutes, 14 seconds of play — Jensen broke through to give the Storhamar Dragons a 2-1 victory over the Sparta Warriors early…

NASCAR: Fight steals thunder from Martin Truex Jr.’s sweep in Las Vegas – Charlotte Observer

Monday, March 13, 2017

Kobalt 400 Sunday At Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas, Nev. Lap length: 1.50 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (2) Martin Truex Jr, Toyota, 267 laps, 0 rating, 60 points. 2. (5) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 267, 0, 52. 3. (12) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, 267, 0, 47. 4. (6) Joey Logano, Ford, 267, 0, 39. 5. (1) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 267, 0, 48. 6. (15) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 267, 0,…

2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stage points – Nascar

Monday, March 13, 2017

RELATED: Full stage lengths for every race | Race enhancements 101 The enhanced race format for 2017 provides drivers with additional opportunities to earn points throughout an event. Each race is comprised of three stages — Stage 1, Stage 2 and the Final Stage. Drivers who finish in the top 10 in Stage 1 and Stage 2 earn additional race points, with the winner of each stage earning 10 points,…

Clarion-Ledger All-State girls’ soccer – Jackson Clarion Ledger

Monday, March 13, 2017

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NASCAR’s France taking racing in new direction – AZCentral.com

Monday, March 13, 2017

NASCAR chairman and ceo Brian France speaks to the press before the Ford Ecoboost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, Nov. 20, 2016.(Photo: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports) Brian France, the third-generation NASCAR chairman, was an early supporter of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. That made a few of his corporate partners unhappy, most vocally, Truck Series’ title patron Marcus Lemonis, who’s also sponsor of Sunday’s Camping World 500 at Phoenix International Raceway….

The NASCAR Season Has Now Officially Started: Las Vegas Race Ends In Fight – Jalopnik

Sunday, March 12, 2017

GIF via Jeff Gluck Today’s race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway saved all the action for its last lap and of course, after the race. After Joey Logano got loose on the last lap and collided with Kyle Busch, Busch was sent sliding into pit lane. So, Busch went to go “chat” (and by chat, I mean fight) with Logano after the race. Logano was quickly pulled from the center…

Clarion-Ledger All-State girls’ soccer – Jackson Clarion Ledger

Sunday, March 12, 2017

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Flowetry in Motion: Here’s the 2017 All-Hockey Hair Team – KMSP-TV

Sunday, March 12, 2017

(KMSP) – Now that the Minnesota boys high school hockey state tournament has wrapped up, it’s time for another beloved tradition in the State of Hockey: naming the 2017 All-Hockey Hair Team. Game On! Minnesota released its annual post-tournament video honoring the best flow in the state late Saturday night. This year’s theme: “Flowetry in Motion.” The video featured cameos from Minnesota Wild players Charlie Coyle, Erik Haula and Jason…

NASCAR 2017: Live scoring, lineup, TV for today’s Kobalt 400 in Las Vegas – cleveland.com

Sunday, March 12, 2017

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Brad Keselowski is on the pole for today’s NASCAR Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas. The race is at 3:30 p.m. on FOX and live streamed on Fox Sports Go. You can get live updates and scoring at NASCAR’s Race Center. Keselowski earned his first victory of the season last week in Atlanta and is the defending champion in Las Vegas, where he has run well in the…

Former World Cup winner Patrick Vieira: Soccer will be the top US sport ‘in a few years’ – CNBC

Sunday, March 12, 2017

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NASCAR leaders, drivers bullish on future – AZCentral.com

Sunday, March 12, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share USA TODAY Sports’ Ellen Horrow breaks down which drivers are hoping to make a mark in Las Vegas for the Kobalt 400. USA TODAY Sports For more than a decade, third-generation leader Brian France has been under the hood of his family business, trying to again find high gear.(Photo: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports) When Bill France Jr., the then 44-year-old NASCAR president, welcomed a sportswriter…

Brendan Gaughan takes NASCAR back to its roots, and this time it’s legal – FOXSports.com

Sunday, March 12, 2017

LAS VEGAS — NASCAR and moonshine have long had an intertwined relationship, so it should come as no great surprise that Brendan Gaughan, who is sort of a throwback driver, has found a profitable way to keep the tradition going. And this time, it’s legal. Gaughan, full-time driver of the No. 62 Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing in the XFINITY Series, has started up a new side business called “City…

Former World Cup winner Patrick Vieira: Soccer will be the top US sport ‘in a few years’ – CNBC

Sunday, March 12, 2017

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State hockey: Top talent leads Grand Rapids past Moorhead for 2A title – TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Sunday, March 12, 2017

The Grand Rapids Thunderhawk celebrate their 6-3 victory over the Moorhead Spuds for the State Title with a net in the Class 2A championship game of the Minnesota State High School Boys Hockey Tournament at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Saturday March 11, 2017. (Special to the Pioneer Press: John Autey) The Moorhead Spuds bench reacts after the Grand Rapids Thunderhawk scored a empty net goal late in…

Former World Cup winner Patrick Vieira: Soccer will be the top US sport ‘in a few years’ – CNBC

Sunday, March 12, 2017

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Brendan Gaughan takes NASCAR back to its roots, and this time it’s legal – FOXSports.com

Sunday, March 12, 2017

LAS VEGAS — NASCAR and moonshine have long had an intertwined relationship, so it should come as no great surprise that Brendan Gaughan, who is sort of a throwback driver, has found a profitable way to keep the tradition going. And this time, it’s legal. Gaughan, full-time driver of the No. 62 Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing in the XFINITY Series, has started up a new side business called “City…

10 drivers heading home as NASCAR goes to the West Coast – FOXSports.com

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Another California Kid, Harvick grew up in Bakersfield, first in karts at age five, then climbing up the ladder into the lower ranks of NASCAR before breaking into the Truck Series in 1997. Harvick has had immense success when the series heads to the West Coast. Mike Dinovo Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

High School Hockey Game Turns Violent, Player Sent to Hospital – NBC 10 Philadelphia

Saturday, March 11, 2017

A high school hockey game turned violent Thursday after a fight broke out on the ice, sending one player to the hospital, police said. Numerous players brawled during a playoff game at Hatfield Ice on County Line Road about 10:20 p.m. The match was part of the Flyers Cup Class 2A quarterfinal game between Central Bucks West High School and Ridley High School. Two Central Bucks West students reported being…

Hockey D2 finals: Brother Rice reigns supreme in rout – The Detroit News

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Birmingham Brother Rice High School’s Alec DeLuca (22) celebrates with teammate Jack Clement (20) after scoring in the third period Saturday during Division 2 finals against Forest Hills Northern/Eastern at the USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth.(Photo: Max Ortiz, Detroit News) Plymouth — In about as seamless of a coaching transition as you’ll see in sports, legendary Birmingham Brother Rice hockey coach Lou Schmidt Jr. retired in 2016 with three state…

Bloody man chases kids at crowded California park until police kill him – Fox News

Saturday, March 11, 2017

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. –  A bloody, shirtless man with what appeared to be a broken wine bottle turned a balmy evening of soccer practice and batting cages into a scene of chaos and panic. It didn’t end until police shot and killed him. A man later identified by authorities as Steven Schlitz, 29, followed an adult soccer player over a 3-foot barrier and onto a soccer field at…