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Drivers give mixed responses to choose rule at Michigan

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content=".nbcsports-video-wrapper{height:0;margin:10px 0;padding-bottom:56.25%;position:relative;}.nbcsports-video-wrapper iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;}” data-reactid=”12″>.nbcsports-video-wrapper{height:0;margin:10px 0;padding-bottom:56.25%;position:relative;}.nbcsports-video-wrapper iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;} Only a few days after it was announced, NASCAR implemented its new choose rule on restarts for the first time in a Cup Series points race. The occasion came Saturday at the 2-mile Michigan International Speedway, a far cry from its original […]

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What drivers said after Saturday’s Michigan Cup race

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content=".nbcsports-video-wrapper{height:0;margin:10px 0;padding-bottom:56.25%;position:relative;}.nbcsports-video-wrapper iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;}” data-reactid=”12″>.nbcsports-video-wrapper{height:0;margin:10px 0;padding-bottom:56.25%;position:relative;}.nbcsports-video-wrapper iframe{position:absolute;top:0;left:0;width:100%;height:100%;} Here is what drivers said after the race Saturday at Michigan: <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Kevin Harvick — Winner:&nbsp; “Anytime we come to Michigan since I’ve been at Stewart‑Haas Racing these cars have been just lightning fast. It’s definitely […]

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Meadows, Rays split with Yankees in 7-inning doubleheader

View photos New York Yankees’ Gerrit Cole pitches to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of the first game of a baseball doubleheader game Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara) More <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Austin Meadows hit a two-run […]

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Starting lineup for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Michigan

The starting lineup for Sunday’s Consumers Energy 400 at Michigan International Speedway (4:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) is set. The top-20 finishers from Saturday’s FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan were inverted for Sunday, with the rest of Sunday’s lineup based exactly off of Saturday’s finish. <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" […]

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Bubba Wallace places 9th, notes deal that will put RPM ‘over the top’

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Bubba Wallace scored his first top-10 finish in a month Saturday and teased a potential deal that he said will send his Richard Petty Motorsports team “over the top if we can get it done.”” data-reactid=”14″>Bubba Wallace scored his first top-10 finish in a month Saturday and teased […]

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Tigers hit 4 homers in 1st inning, drill Pirates 11-5

View photos Pittsburgh Pirates’ Phillip Evans, left, dives for home plate to score on a wild pitch by Detroit Tigers starter Ivan Nova to Pirates’ Jacob Stallings in the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) More <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="PITTSBURGH (AP) — […]

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Saturday Michigan Cup results, driver points report

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Kevin Harvick scored his fifth win of the season, pulling away in overtime to win Saturday’s Cup race at Michigan International Speedway.” data-reactid=”14″>Kevin Harvick scored his fifth win of the season, pulling away in overtime to win Saturday’s Cup race at Michigan International Speedway. <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) […]

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Damian Lillard to Paul George on Instagram: ‘keep switching teams … running from the grind’

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Damian Lillard missed a pair of clutch free throws in the Trail Blazers’ loss to the Clippers today. Patrick Beverley and Paul George let Lillard hear about it. Lillard boasted in his post-game interview about his series-winning shots over Beverley’s Rockets in 2014 and George’s Thunder in 2019 […]

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Kevin Harvick wins in overtime at Michigan

Kevin Harvick and Denny Hamlin have won 10 of the NASCAR Cup Series season’s first 21 races. <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Harvick tied Hamlin at five wins in 2020 when he beat Brad Keselowski to the finish line in overtime at Michigan on Saturday. Harvick chose the outside line on the race’s […]

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Tiz the Law wins $1 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga

A third Triple Crown since 2015 might be looming on the horizon. Because while the series schedule may have been thrown into disarray by the COVID-19 pandemic, Tiz the Law looks to have all the talent that recent winners American Pharoah and Justify possessed. <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="In winning Saturday’s $1 million […]

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Pirates’ Phillip Evans taken off field on stretcher after scary collision with teammate

<figcaption class="C($c-fuji-grey-h) Fz(13px) Py(5px) Lh(1.5)" title="Pirates infielder Phillip Evans was stretchered off the field Saturday after a collision with teammate Gregory Polanco. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images)” data-reactid=”18″> Pirates infielder Phillip Evans was stretchered off the field Saturday after a collision with teammate Gregory Polanco. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images) More <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) […]

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Pirates’ Phillip Evans stretchered off field after scary collision with teammate

<figcaption class="C($c-fuji-grey-h) Fz(13px) Py(5px) Lh(1.5)" title="Pirates infielder Phillip Evans was stretchered off the field Saturday after a collision with teammate Gregory Polanco. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images)” data-reactid=”18″> Pirates infielder Phillip Evans was stretchered off the field Saturday after a collision with teammate Gregory Polanco. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images) More <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) […]

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Nuggets outlast Jazz despite Donovan Mitchell’s best efforts in preposterous 2OT game

Double overtime came to the NBA bubble for the first time on Wednesday, and it did not disappoint. <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="The Denver Nuggets outlasted the Utah Jazz in a marathon game. Haymaker after haymaker was delivered in overtime and the final minutes of regulation, and most of them came via […]

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Seimone Augustus gives Sparks what they need and ready to remind Lynx what they lost

View photos <figcaption class="C($c-fuji-grey-h) Fz(13px) Py(5px) Lh(1.5)" title="Sparks guard Seimone Augustus  (Phelan M. Ebenhack / Associated Press)” data-reactid=”27″> Sparks guard Seimone Augustus  (Phelan M. Ebenhack / Associated Press) More <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Seimone Augustus left Minnesota, trading the blue and gray of the Lynx for the purple and gold of the […]

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Flyers-Lightning stream: NHL Return to Play round-robin game

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="NBC’s coverage of the NHL’s Return to Play continues with Saturday’s round-robin matchup between the&nbsp;Flyers and Lightning. Coverage begins at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. Watch the Flyers-Lightning stream on the NBC Sports app by clicking here.” data-reactid=”19″>NBC’s coverage of the NHL’s Return to Play continues with Saturday’s […]

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El mentiroso tiene dos males: ni cree ni es creído

Quique Setién durante un partido, esta temporada. (Foto Burak Akbulut/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Más <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Este artículo se podría titular “El Día de la Marmota”, pero tal idea fue desechada por redundante. Al fin y al cabo, el aficionado del Barça lleva subido en una noria de emociones, […]

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Semien delivers again vs Astros; A’s win 8th in row

View photos Oakland Athletics pitcher Frankie Montas works against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) More OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fresh off a game-finishing hit, Marcus Semien gave the Oakland Athletics a fast start. Semien homered in the first after […]

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Plesac, Reyes, Luplow power Indians over White Sox 7-1

View photos Chicago White Sox shortstop Leury Garcia tries to catch a single by Cleveland Indians’ Jose Ramirez during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Chicago, Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh) More <p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="CHICAGO (AP) — Zach Plesac tossed six strong innings and the […]

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Damian Lillard Battled Patrick Beverley And Paul George On The Court And In An Instagram Comment Section

The Los Angeles Clippers took down the Portland Trail Blazers, 122-117, in a game that had major implications in the race for the 8 and 9 seeds in the Western Conference on Saturday afternoon. It was a scintillating game, one in which the Clippers were shorthanded and rested Paul George down the stretch but still […]

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