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8 min ago | Freshnews

Kevin Durant First Celebrity Athlete to Star in Sprint Frobinsons Campaign

Kids across America dream about getting the chance to talk with an NBA superstar like Kevin Durant, and in the latest TV advertisement from Sprint , which begins airing tonight across network and cable TV, viewers will see one such dream unfold.

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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Historics: MINI to set pace at 2014 Watkins Glen U.S. Vintage Grand Prix

In a press release issued on Wednesday, April 16, Watkins Glen International announced that once again this year the MINI will serve as the official pace car of the Glenora Wine Cellars United States Vintage Grand Prix presented by Welliver.

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8 hrs ago | The Kansas City Star

NASCARa s Truex cana t catch a break with new Sprint Cup team

On Wednesday, rails to be used by the new downtown streetcar were delivered to a staging area at 19th and Walnut streets.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

NASCAR teams' quest for speed takes no vacation

Ralph Lauer Associated Press Joey Logano gets fuel and tires during a pit stop in a Sprint Cup Series race on April 7 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas.

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The Indianapolis Star

IndyCar drivers calmer after Long Beach tempersIndyCar drivers calmer ...

Tony Kanaan got a text of apology from Ryan Hunter-Reay. Will Power tried to apologize in person to Simon Pagenaud.

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KMIZ

NASCAR Driver Capsules, April 16

WHERE HE STANDS: Jeff Gordon remained in first place for the second consecutive week after Darlington.

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Stock Car Spin

Jimmie Johnson's Helmet of Hope program finalists announced

On Wednesday, the Jimmie Johnson Foundation announced the 10 finalists for 2014 in the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope program.

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National Speed Sport News

Cutters Money To Support Newgarden

Cutters Race Team announced its unique, fan-funded sponsorship will assist the No.

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MDJonline.com

Baseball sets path for athletes' ability to take paternity leave

Mets infielder Daniel Murphy brought Major League Baseball's paternity leave policy to the public conscience, when hosts of a New York sports talk radio show criticized him for leaving the Mets for the birth of his child.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

NASCAR legend Darrell Waltrip visits Samford University

NASCAR legend Darrell Waltrip was at Samford University on Tuesday, showcasing his historic number 88 racecar and also letting students know about the College Party Pass for Talladega Superspeedway.

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The Star Online

NASCAR Column: Consistency valuable even as wins in focus

We're eight races into the NASCAR Sprint Cup season, and the top series has this coming weekend off.

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Rice Lake Online

Maple syrup firm sweet on NASCAR promotion

2 Nationwide car Dave Greschner Sports editor Anderson's Maple Syrup west of Cumberland has a sweet connection this season with NASCAR racing.

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Sporting News

Round the track: Chase Elliott shouldn't rush to Cup in 2015

With back-to-back wins in the Nationwide Series, some might believe that Chase Elliott is ready for a Sprint Cup ride.

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Burlington Times News

SBI investigates fatal shooting of man by trooper

The State Bureau of Investigation is investigating the fatal shooting of a Pender County man by a North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper.

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The Gaston Gazette

Byrnes bond: Fox NASCAR announcer and Abbey pitcher have survived cancer scare, look to the future

As a veteran television reporter, Fox Sports 1's Steve Byrnes is one of the best at keeping his emotions in check when he delivers good or bad news about the NASCAR events he covers.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Detroit News

Monday's motors roundup: NASCAR's Gene Haas plans to field Formula 1 team in next 2 years

NASCAR team owner Gene Haas is out to prove that an American-based team can succeed in the Formula One racing series.

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Star Tribune

Hendrick Motorsports strong again, even with just 1 win among 4 star drivers

One thing's crystal clear as NASCAR's Sprint Cup series heads into its annual Easter break - Hendrick Motorsports looks as strong as ever.

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WMBF

Google Glass to hit stores Tuesday

DARLINGTON, SC - The Arbor Day Foundation has named the City of Darlington as a 2013 Tree City USA, in honor of the city's commitment to effective urban forest management.

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Alabama Live

Monday NASCAR Checkered Flag: Kevin Harvick -- and four fresh tires -- wins at Darlington

Much proof of that came Saturday night when Kevin Harvick, with four fresh tires, erased a 15-car lead by Dale Earnhardt Jr. - with only two tires changed in a late pit stop - and passed him en route to the Bojangles 500 victory at Darlington.

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Paddock Talk

2014 Darlington: Carl Edwards NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Recap

Carl Edwards visited Darlington Raceway this week for the 11th time in his NASCAR Sprint Cup Series career starting the day in 21st position.

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