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  1. A Confident Keselowski Stays Hot in Opening Round of 2014 NASCAR ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... for it," explained Keslowski in the post-race press conference. "The 4 (Kevin Harvick) and the 42 (Kyle Larson) were racing really hard, doing all the things they needed to do. It just opened a hole. I didn't know if my car would stick or not, but I ...

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  2. Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Republic

    Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. He had twice picked his way through the field Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway, and found himself watching a spirited, side-by-side battle for the lead between Kevin Harvick and rookie Kyle Larson.

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  3. Dolphins vs. Bills: Twitter Reaction and Full Postgame QuotesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Miami Dolphins ' poor performance on Sunday against the Buffalo Bills led to a 29-10 loss, dropping the Dolphins to 1-1 on the season. After the disappointing showing, the coaches and players had a lot to say about Miami's execution in the game.

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  4. Penske to field V8 Supercar team for AmbroseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Team Penske said Sunday night it has partnered with Dick Johnson Racing to form a V8 Supercar team that Marcos Ambrose will drive for in 2015. Driver Marcos Ambrose, of Australia, looks toward the outside from his garage during final practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Saturday, Sept.

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  5. Ambrose to make V8s returnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner

    Two-time V8 Supercars champion Marcos Ambrose will return to the Australian championship after eight years racing in the United States. Two-time V8 Supercars champion Marcos Ambrose will return to the Australian championship after eight years racing in the United States.

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  6. Marcos Ambrose signs with Penske for Australian V8 SupercarsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Only days after announcing that he will be leaving NASCAR at the end of this season, Marcos Ambrose will return to the sport he once dominated in the V8 Australian V8 Supercars Championship. Team Penske announced Sunday that it would form a partnership with one of the most successful motorsport teams in Australia, Dick Johnson Racing, with Ambrose behind the wheel of the No.

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  7. NASCAR at Chicagoland 2014: Winners and Losers from Myafibstory.com 400Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... his engine waited until he crossed the finish line in fourth place to explode. According to Toby Christie of Rubbings Racing , Logano knew that he got some help at the end of the race: "I got lucky, actually," Logano said. "I got a nice big piece of ...

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  8. Home win gives Rossi unlikely title hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Italian great Valentino Rossi led a Yamaha one-two to claim his maiden win of the season at the San Marino Moto GP and launch his bid for a 10th world title. Rossi, a nine-time world champion in all categories, finished the 28-lap race on Sunday ahead of Spanish teammate Jorge Lorenzo with Dani Pedrosa, on a Honda, in third.

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  9. Keselowski draws first blood in Chase openerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Brad Keselowski began the playoff portion of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series the same way he ended the regular season: with a win. Keselowski claimed his fifth victory of the year Sunday in the MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway, the first event in the 10-race Chase for the Sprint Cup.

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  10. 2014 MyAFibStory.com 400: Three top 10s for JGRRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Denny Hamlin, Kyle Busch and Matt Kenseth all left Chicagoland Speedway with top 10 finishes after the first race in the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup, the MyAFibStory.com 400 on Sunday. "It was a pretty good run with our FedEx Office team," said Hamlin post-race.

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  11. Larson once dressed like his heroes; now races 'emRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    When he was a kid with grand plans to become a NASCAR driver someday, Kyle Larson dressed up as Jeff Gordon when his family went to watch the races at Sonoma. In the last few laps of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship opener, Larson found himself racing the real-life version nose to nose down the stretch at Chicagoland Speedway.

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  12. Harvick off to a good start in ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    And that might be half the battle in NASCAR's new playoff format, as driver after driver emphasized the importance of consistency from here on out. Harvick's fifth-place finish marked his ninth top-five in 27 races this season, and it came on the heels of a fifth-place run at Richmond.

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  13. 'A solid day'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NASCAR Winston Cup Scene

    ... for us. It just seemed to work a little bit better on the restarts if you could get to the outside of that guy you're racing." A four-time champion in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series , Gordon led four times for 26 laps. His team, led by crew chief Alan ...

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  14. Sprint Cup Chase Standings 2014: NASCAR Grid, Schedule After MyAFibStory.com 400Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    CHECKERED FLAG! @keselowski wins the first Chase race and secures advancement to the next round! #NASCAR pic.twitter.com/23cm2S1OCj Only a select 16 are in the Chase for the biggest championship in stock-car auto racing, but a full field of 43 was in action in entered Sunday as the leader thanks to his four prior victories on the season, and he is hoping to notch his second Sprint Cup title in just three years. A magnificent run on Sunday that saw Brad Keselowski wins at Chicagoland Speedway, second time in three years to capture Chase opener.

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  15. Long shot Aric Almirola big loser among Chase driversRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Chase for the Sprint Cup drivers for the most part didn't do much to cost themselves a shot at the title in the Chase opener Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway. Although the one driver hoping to maybe upset the conventional wisdom of who could advance ended up having the worst day.

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  16. Rookie Kyle Larson almost plays spoiler in Chase openerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... corners. I would side-draft him down the straightaways, but wasn't hitting him or anything. "I think the way I was racing was OK. I don't know if he thought the same thing. But I had a lot of fun. When he was around my outside, I felt like he was ...

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  17. Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

    A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed a colleague outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time. State police spokesman Trooper Tom Kelly says investigators hope to soon interview Trooper Alex Douglass to get additional information on the shooting.

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  18. Aric Almirola keeping his head up after blown engineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    That's how he felt after getting out of his No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports Ford in the garage late in Sunday's MyAFibStory.com 400 at Chicagoland Speedway after spending a majority of the race running among the top 10. Shortly after teams completed a round of green-flag pit stops, a puff of smoke could be seen coming from Almirola's car.

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  19. Brad Keselowski Punches Ticket to Next Chase Round After Winning at Chicagoland SpeedwayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    Motorsports 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of Motorsports as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, race reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Motorsports 101.

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  20. 2014 Lucas Oil 225: Busch wins rain-delayed Chicagoland raceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and what we're all about this year with the support that we've got and everybody that works so hard at TRD (Toyota Racing Development). It's a good one for us to be in, but it's going to be Erik Jones' chance here the next few races and I'll get ...

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