Stories by Dan Gelston

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Kenseth pulls away to win at New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. - Matt Kenseth pulled away down the stretch to win the Sprint Cup race Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Hall of Fame driver follows Junior's lead, pledges brain to research

Inspired by Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s decision to pledge his brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation, hall of fame driver Fred Lorenzen became the second known driver to make the same decision.
By Dan Gelston

Friday, July 15, 2016

Gordon might come out of retirement to fill in for Junior

LOUDON, N.H. - Jeff Gordon is ready to pull his firesuit out of storage and come off the bench for one more shot at winning one of NASCAR's crown jewel races.
By Dan Gelston

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Stewart needs Kentucky win for career NASCAR victory sweep

Tony Stewart is down to his final try at Kentucky Speedway to complete a NASCAR track victory sweep.
By Dan Gelston

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Phillies' Eflin stifles Braves

PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia's Zach Eflin struck out six and walked none in his first career complete game and first major-league win, leading the Phillies to a 5-1 victory over Atlanta on Tuesday ...
By Dan Gelston

Monday, June 6, 2016

Kurt Busch hangs on to win at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. - With an interim crew chief calling the shots, Kurt Busch found enough ways to make his gas last and won the Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway on Monday for his first victory of ...
By Dan Gelston

Friday, June 3, 2016

Keselowski wins pole at Long Pond

LONG POND, Pa. - Brad Keselowski has the best start at Pocono for a race he can't wait to finish.
By Dan Gelston

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Eickhoff shuts down Braves over 7 innings, Phillies win 5-0

PHILADELPHIA - Jerad Eickhoff pitched five-hit ball over seven innings to help the Philadelphia Phillies avoid a three-game sweep and beat the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Sunday.
By Dan Gelston

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Kenseth takes victory at Dover

DOVER, Del. - Matt Kenseth held off Kyle Larson in a thrilling run down the stretch to win a wreck-filled race Sunday at Dover International Speedway.
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Johnson hasn't lost his love for Dover

DOVER, Del. - Jimmie Johnson fell in love with Dover the first time he turned a lap at the track in the late 1990s.
By Dan Gelston

Friday, May 13, 2016

Rumors of UFC's possible sale overshadow top card

UFC has dealt with sale rumors, MMA legalization in New York and Conor McGregor's psuedo-retirement controversy more than highlighting a stout card tonight in Curitiba, Brazil.
By Dan Gelston

Stewart returns in backup car after hit in Dover practice

DOVER, Del. - Tony Stewart suffered his first serious hit since his return from a back injury during in a fiery three-car wreck at practice Friday at Dover International Speedway that also ...
By Dan Gelston

Friday, April 1, 2016

WrestleMania is show like none other

WrestleMania is always the biggest, baddest fight night of the year - and on Sunday, maybe of all time.
By Dan Gelston

Friday, March 25, 2016

Irish outlast Badgers

PHILADELPHIA - Demetrius Jackson stripped the ball and scored the go-ahead layup with 14.7 seconds left and Notre Dame advanced to the brink of its first Final Four in 38 years with a 61-56 win ...
By Dan Gelston

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016

Abreu makes big splash during media day

NASCAR's next big thing might be all of 4-foot-4 of Truck Series driver Rico Abreu.
By Dan Gelston

Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016

Losing becomes bad habit for driver

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The 1962 New York Mets, the mid-70s Tampa Bay Bucs and the current Philadelphia 76ers have nothing on Casey Mears.
By Dan Gelston

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

WWE stars hit pause on fights to preach anti-bullying effort

When WWE wrestlers stop beating each other with kendo sticks, plowing each other through tables or delivering chair shots to the back, they take a moment to deliver a simple, if paradoxical, ...
By Dan Gelston

Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016

TNA wrestling is making its latest comeback

TNA's latest chapter in its 15-year history started Tuesday night in Bethlehem, Pa., on a new network, a new day and with a new champion.
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015

Navy QB completes sweep of Army

Keenan Reynolds rushed for two touchdowns and threw for another score to lead the No. 21 Midshipmen (10-2) to their 14th consecutive win over the Black Knights, 21-17 on Saturday at Lincoln ...
By Dan Gelston

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015

Navy hopes to keep upper hand against Army

Billed as "America's Game," Navy (9-2) has defeated Army (2-9) a series-best 13 consecutive times and 15 of the past 16 games going into Saturday's contest.
By Dan Gelston
 
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