Stories 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

Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

Truex Jr. is playing underdog role in NASCAR finale

With only three career wins in 368 races, Martin Truex Jr. seems like the oddity in NASCAR's finale in Florida on Sunday.
By Dan Gelston

Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015

Harvick dominates to advance in Chase

DOVER, Del. - Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the second round of NASCAR's playoffs, while six-time champion Jimmie Johnson was a stunning elimination from contention.
By Dan Gelston

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

Johnson makes 500th career start on Sunday

Jimmie Johnson's been turning heads on the track ever since he landed a ride with racing powerhouse Hendrick Motorsports.
By Dan Gelston

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

Harvick has back against wall at Dover

DOVER, Del. - For a driver on the brink of championship elimination, Kevin Harvick might have the biggest target at Dover. The mission is clear: Knock out Harvick, knock out a champion.
By Dan Gelston

Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015

Matt Kenseth wins 2nd race of NASCAR's playoffs

LOUDON, N.H. - Matt Kenseth pushed Kevin Harvick down the stretch and took the lead for good when the defending series champion ran out of gas Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the second ...
By Dan Gelston
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