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Road where NASCAR’s Kyle Busch did 128 mph getting a safety roundabout – Charlotte Observer

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The country road at Lake Norman near Mooresville where NASCAR driver Kyle Busch was caught driving 128 mph is getting a roundabout to slow speeders and cut the number of wrecks. The N.C. Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday about its proposed roundabout at Perth Road and Cornelius Road. The meeting will be at Troutman Town Hall, 400 North Eastway Drive ….

Road where NASCAR’s Kyle Busch did 128 mph getting a safety roundabout – Charlotte Observer

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The country road at Lake Norman near Mooresville where NASCAR driver Kyle Busch was caught driving 128 mph is getting a roundabout to slow speeders and cut the number of wrecks. The N.C. Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday about its proposed roundabout at Perth Road and Cornelius Road. The meeting will be at Troutman Town Hall, 400 North Eastway Drive ….

Last-minute talks could end U.S. women’s hockey boycott of world … – Los Angeles Times

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Top players from the U.S. women’s hockey team are meeting with USA Hockey officials for last-minute talks that could end a planned boycott of the upcoming world championships. Captain Meghan Duggan led a contingent that included Hilary Knight and twins Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson and Monique Lamoureux-Morando to a meeting at their lawyers’ office in Philadelphia on Monday. A spokesman for the athletes said they had no comment as of midday. The…

NASCAR drivers hilariously troll Jeff Gluck and his hats – FOXSports.com

Monday, March 20, 2017

Last week at Las Vegas, former USA Today reporter Jeff Gluck’s video of Kyle Busch attempting to punch Joey Logano after the Kobalt 400 went viral, appearing everywhere from TMZ.com to virtually every major television network that cares about sports. Gluck is out on his own now, running a website called, fittingly enough, JeffGluck.com.  With his newfound celebrity, the subject of creating JeffGluck.com merchandise came up.  There…

Women’s National Team to Meet with USA Hockey as Boycott Looms – New York Times

Monday, March 20, 2017

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NASCAR at Phoenix: Ryan Newman takes risk, scores stunning Cup race win – Charlotte Observer

Monday, March 20, 2017

Camping World 500 results Sunday At Phoenix International Raceway Avondale, Ariz. Lap length: 1.00 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (22) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 314 laps, 0 rating, 42 points. 2. (4) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 314, 0, 53. 3. (9) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 314, 0, 47. 4. (21) Ricky Stenhouse Jr, Ford, 314, 0, 33. 5. (6) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 314, 0, 46. 6. (23) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 314, 0,…

Jayski.com: April possible date for future spring NASCAR PIR race – ESPN

Monday, March 20, 2017

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The nearly $180 million facility redevelopment project at Phoenix International Raceway might not be the only big change eventually coming to the Avondale track. Preliminary discussions have taken place between PIR and NASCAR about moving the track’s spring weekend to April from the mid-march March date it’s had since 2015. Nothing is likely to happen for next year, but there’s little doubt…

Champion for Women’s Hockey Wills Pro League Into Third Year – New York Times

Monday, March 20, 2017

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Clarkson 3, UW 0: Badgers lose women’s hockey title game – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Monday, March 20, 2017

Post to Facebook Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. 1 of 6 2 of 6 3 of 6 4 of 6 5 of 6 6 of 6 Last SlideNext Slide Clarkson goaltender Shea Tiley blocks a shot by Wisconsin forward Abby Roque in the NCAA hockey final on Sunday.(Photo: Associated Press) ST. CHARLES, MO – The University of Wisconsin women’s hockey team lost to Clarkson University, 3-0, Sunday afternoon…

Champion for Women’s Hockey Wills Pro League Into Third Year – New York Times

Monday, March 20, 2017

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NASCAR Driver Asks To See Throttle Data To Decide If Competitor Hit Him On Purpose – Jalopnik

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Photo credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images It isn’t often that racing spats over wrecks get super technical. It’s usually just a finger-pointing match over who hit whom and why. But after a wreck with Joey Logano in Las Vegas, Kyle Busch apparently asked to see his throttle data to determine if Logano hit him on purpose—after trying to punch him, of course. Advertisement At Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 12,…

NASCAR 2017: Today’s lineup, TV, live scoring for Camping World 500 in Phoenix – cleveland.com

Sunday, March 19, 2017

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Joey Logano is on the pole for NASCAR’s Camping World Cup 500 today in Phoenix. The question now is will former teammate Kyle Busch make it his business to track Logano down and bump him over. Last week, the two came to blows on pit row. There were no penalties given to either driver by NASCAR. But race officials did have the two together for a sit-down….

NASCAR at Phoenix: Squelching heat forces Dale Earnhardt Jr. to cool down any way he can – Sporting News

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Scorching temperatures at NASCAR’s Camping World 500 in Phoenix is forcing drivers to do anything necessary to keep cool. In-car temperature reached 144 degrees in Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Nationwide 88 car, and that forced him him to get creative to stave off the heat. MOVE: Live updates and observations from the Camping World 500 These in-car temps call for some innovative cooling methods!#NASCARGoesWest pic.twitter.com/tQdLW1f9En — NASCAR (@NASCAR) March 19, 2017 If you’re wondering, no, stock cars…

Denver Pioneers hockey named No. 1 overall seed, headed to Midwest regional to face Michigan Tech – The Denver Post

Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Denver Pioneers are headed to Cincinnati to begin their 10th consecutive appearance in the NCAA hockey tournament. As it turned out, losing 1-0 to North Dakota and having their 13-game winning streak snapped in the semifinals of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference’s Frozen Faceoff Friday didn’t cost DU anything in the national picture. After beating Western Michigan 3-1 on Saturday to finish third in the four-team league tournament in…

NASCAR at Phoenix 2017: Start time, lineup, TV schedule, more – USA TODAY

Sunday, March 19, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share Previewing the action as the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series moves on to Phoenix International Raceway. USA TODAY Sports Joey Logano (22) holds off Kyle Busch (18) in November to win at Phoenix International Raceway and secure a berth in the championship race.(Photo: Jerome Miron, USA TODAY Sports) It’s NASCAR race day at Phoenix Raceway, and we’ve got everything you need to know to get…

Pay fight between USA Hockey and women’s players intensifies – CNNMoney

Sunday, March 19, 2017

As the world championships inch closer, the pay dispute between USA Hockey and the women’s national team is getting hotter. The two parties still haven’t come to terms on a deal. USA Hockey said Saturday that it plans to meet with players and their representatives on Monday to try to reach a deal and prevent a players boycott. The organization released a document Friday that details what it says it…

Patrick Kane on US women’s hockey dispute: ‘It’s tough for all parties’ – Chicago Tribune

Sunday, March 19, 2017

As one of the faces of Team USA, Patrick Kane has kept tabs on the rift between the U.S. women’s national team and USA Hockey that threatens the Americans’ participation in the upcoming women’s world championships. Team USA said last week it would boycott the tournament, beginning March 31 in Plymouth, Mich., if it does not receive what it considers equitable support from USA Hockey. The sides have exchanged barbs…

Penn State Wins Hockey Tourney In 2OT – Big Ten Conference

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Penn State Wins Hockey Tourney In 2OT Nittany Lions claim first Big Ten Tournament title. Print Email Text March 19, 2017 Box Score | Quotes | Notes | Photo Gallery | All-Tournament Team 2017 Big Ten Hockey Tournament Central DETROIT, Mich. — The fourth-seeded Penn State Nittany Lions won their second consecutive double-overtime game to capture their first-ever Big Ten Hockey Tournament with a 2-1 win over Wisconsin on Saturday…