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Retired WNBA player Renee Montgomery (Image: Rich von Biberstein/Getty)

Recent WNBA Purchases are Latest in Red Hot Sports Franchise Market

Two more pro teams, the Las Vegas Aces and the Atlanta Dream, recently changed hands. The WNBA purchases are further evidence of a hyperactive sports franchise market. Even as professional sports continue to lose money due to the pandemic, teams are getting snapped up for top dollar. Predictably, billion-dollar sales […]

Denny Hamlin will try to win a record-setting third straight Daytona 500 on Sunday. (Image: Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP)

Denny Hamlin Enters Daytona 500 as Favorite for Historic Threepeat

Denny Hamlin will try to become the first driver ever to win three consecutive Daytona 500 races on Sunday, as NASCAR’s 2020 season kicks off with its marquee race. Hamlin will start in 25th position, but remains the favorite to work his way up the field and make history at […]

Chase Elliott will look to start strong in the Busch Clash at Daytona after winning the NASCAR Cup Series title in 2020. (Image: Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports)

Busch Clash at Daytona: Chase Elliott Favored in Road Course Exhibition

NASCAR unofficially begins its 2021 season on Tuesday night with the Busch Clash at Daytona, a 35-lap invitational featuring 21 of the series’ top drivers. The Clash moves to the Daytona Road Course this year, a preview of a season that will feature seven road courses out of 36 points […]

Lewis Hamilton will race at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix this weekend after testing negative for COVID-19. (Image: AFP)

Lewis Hamilton Back in Action and Favored Again in Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton tested negative for COVID-19 on Wednesday, a result that will allow the seven-time world champion to race in this weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Hamilton missed out on the Sakhir Grand Prix last weekend after testing positive for the coronavirus on the Monday before the race. Russell Nearly […]

Lewis Hamilton tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, and will miss the Sakhir Grand Prix as a result. (Image: Clive Mason/Getty)

Lewis Hamilton Out of Sakhir GP After Testing Positive for COVID-19

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday, meaning he will have to miss the Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain this weekend. Hamilton, a seven-time Formula One champion, tested negative three times ahead of this past Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, which he won. Hamilton Dominant Yet Again That […]

Spectators feared the worst as fire engulfed Grosjean's cockpit. (Image: Getty)
Bahrain Grand Prix

Romain Grosjean Miraculously Walks Away from Fiery F1 Crash (VIDEO)

After 32 long seconds engulfed in flames, Romain Grosjean emerged from a horrific first-lap crash. After hitting the ArmCo barrier in turn three of the Bahrain Grand Prix, Grosjean’s car broke apart and the fuel tank exploded. Miraculously, he emerged with minor injuries. Veteran F1 fans described it as “bone-chilling” […]

Brad Keselowski is looking to make the Final Four of the NASCAR Cup Championship, and can do that with a victory at Martinsville. (Image: USA Today Sports)

One Bet, $100: Brad Keselowski Not Racing Safe at Martinsville

Sunday’s Xfinity 500 at Martinsville Speedway is the last race before the NASCAR Cup Championship, and though Brad Keselowski likes his chance of advancing, he isn’t taking any chances. The Ford driver is currently third in the standings and would seem to be in a fairly safe position to advance […]

Martin Truex Jr. has had success at road courses, and should challenge for the win at the Roval 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. (Image: Getty)

One Bet, $100: Don’t Sleep on Martin Truex Jr. at Roval 400

All the talk has been how Chase Elliott is so dominant on road courses and will win the Roval 400, but Martin Truex Jr. should not be ignored. Yes, Elliott is the defending champion at the Roval 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, and has won three straight road course events. […]

Chase Elliott has had tremendous success at road courses, and is the 7/2 favorite to win the Roval 400 on Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway. (Image: AP)

Race for Eight Concludes at Sunday’s Roval 400 at Charlotte

The last race in the NASCAR Cup Playoffs is Sunday at the Roval 400 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The 12 remaining drivers in the Cup playoffs will be trimmed to eight after Sunday’s race on the 2.28-mile, 17-turn layout. Chase Elliott has dominated road courses and is the 7/2 favorite […]

Team Penske drivers, Ryan Blaney, Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano all have multiple victories at Talladega Superspeedway. (Image: Getty)

One Bet, $100: Team Penske Will Continue Talladega Success

Team Penske has been dominant at Talladega Superspeedway over the last six races, with four victories. It is a trend that is hard to overlook, and I believe will continue on Sunday at the YellaWood 500. That is why with this week’s One Bet, $100, I am going to take […]

Though Ryan Blaney is out of the NASCAR Cup Playoffs, he is a 10/1 favorite to win the YellaWood 500 at Talladega on Sunday, after winning their earlier in the year. (Image: Getty)

Ford Drivers Racing Past Competition at YellaWood 500

As fickle as superspeedways can be, Fords have had a strong record at Talladega, and it is no surprise that Ryan Blaney is the favorite to win Sunday’s YellaWood 500. The Ford driver won the last two races at the famed racetrack in Lincoln, Alabama, including the playoff race in […]

Martin Truex Jr. won the South Point 400 last year, and is one of the favorites to win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. (Image: Getty)

One Bet, $100: Truex Jr. has Edge Over Harvick at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Martin Truex Jr. is looking for some revenge at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday. The 40-year-old, who is the defending champion of the South Point 400, usually does well in Sin City. In February, however, Truex and his other Joe Gibbs Racing teammates struggled in Vegas. Truex finished 20th, […]

Joey Logano is one of three favorites to win the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. (Image: Getty)

Logano, Keselowski, Truex Jr. Favorites to Win South Point 400

The NASCAR Cup Championship Playoffs round of 12 starts Sunday in Las Vegas when the South Point 400 runs at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Three drivers are co-favorites at the Westgate, and not one of them is named Kevin Harvick. Joey Logano won two of the last three races at […]

Kevin Harvick won at Bristol on Saturday night, and continued his firm grip on the top spot in the NASCAR Cup Championship Playoffs. (Image: Getty)

Harvick has Firm Grip on NASCAR Cup Championship

With Kevin Harvick’s victory at the Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway, he put more distance between himself and his competitors in the race for the NASCAR Cup Championship. The victory in Bristol marked Harvick’s ninth win of the season. More importantly, the 44-year-old now has a […]