• Edwards going to Gibbs Racing posted 9 hours ago

    It was not a surprise as Carl Edwards made the formal announcement that he will be driving for Joe Gibbs racing in the 2015 season.  It had been know for some time that the move was taking place, but NASCAR rules kept him from making the announcement until this week.  Edwards had been driving for […]

  • Brooklawn repeats as American Legion National Champion posted 9 hours ago

    For the second year in a row, Brooklawn, New Jersey won the American Legion World Series at Shelby.  The game was a rout Tuesday night, with the ten run rule going into effect in the seventh inning, after Brooklawn had hammered Midland, Michigan 18-0.

  • Braves extend winning streak to five posted 9 hours ago

    The Atlanta Braves extended their winning streak  to five, as they got off to a good start with against the Pirates and won for the second straight time in Pittsburgh 11-3 Tuesday night.  Justin Upton broke it open in the third inning with a three run homer, his 24th of the season.  Francisco Liriano was […]

  • College Football: Florida State Preseason Number One posted 2 days ago

    Last season’s National Champion, Florida State, is the overwhelming choice from the Associated Press to be the top ranked team, receiving 57 of the top 60 votes in the preseason poll that was released Sunday.  The Seminoles were followed by Alabama, Oregon, and Oklahoma in the top four, each of those teams getting one first […]

  • Gordon Wins at Michigan posted 2 days ago

    Jeff Gordon continued his successful season, winnng the NASCAR Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.  Gordon held off Kevin Harvick and Joey Logano for his third win of the season.  It was his first win at the Michigan track since 2001.  Gordon was able to get a good restart on the eighth and final […]

  • Villegas wins Wyndham Classic at Greensboro posted 2 days ago

    Camilo Villegas shot a 7 under par 63 in the final round Sunday, putting him at 17 under par for the tournament.  He was one stroke better than Bill Haas and Freddie Jacobson.  It was Villegas first tournament win since 2010.  HE is the second first round leader to win the tournament since its 2008 […]

  • Panthers win over Kansas City, Newton leads two TD drives posted 2 days ago

    The Carolina Panthers, led by Cam Newton in his first 2014 appearance, rolled past the Kansas City Chiefs 28-16 at Bank of America Stadium Sunday Night.  Newton, in his first game since the offseason ankle surgery, led two touchdown drives in the second quarter to put the Panthers ahead 14-6.  Jonathan Stewart had TD runs […]

  • American Legion Baseball World Series Continues in Shelby posted 2 days ago

    The World Series of American Legion Baseball continues Monday in Shelby.  Games set for Monday are Hawaii vs. New Jersey at 5:00PM followed by Michigan against Nebraska at 8:00PM.  Results from Sunday had Tennessee defeating California 3-1 , Michigan over Connecticut 3, and Nebraska 12 Hawaii 8.  The Pool Play Series continues on Tuesday.

  • Braves Complete Sweep posted 2 days ago

    The Atlanta Braves completed a sweep of the Oakland A’s Sunday night, holding on for a 4-3 win.  Mike Minor had had oone of his best outings of the season, going seven innings in picking up the win.  Jon Lester took his first loss since June 7th, giving up four runs, three earned , and six […]

  • Hornets NBA Schedule Announced posted 2 days ago

    The NBA has released its schedule for 2014-2015.  The Charlotte Hornets now are the team representing the area, as they changed their name from the Bobcats a short time ago.  The Hornets will have four of their first six games at home (Time Warner Cable Arena), and open the season October 29th at home against […]