| May 21, 2013
| 1:46 PM
The Busch Brothers are NASCAR's guilty pleasure.
Fans of all shapes and sizes embrace them with a passionate fist bump. Or they want to turn that fist into a sucker punch, connecting square on the noggin.
They have that effect on people.
| May 14, 2013
We had a great development in sports over the weekend. Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia did for golf what Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan once did for figure skating.
Images can change so fast. The PGA Tour is no longer merely a parade of boring...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Denny Hamlin has emerged as NASCAR's Dark Knight.
He is picking fights at every turn — with the NASCAR establishment and with former teammates. He is not afraid to buck the system, even though the system seems intent on breaking him.
| Mar 24, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Somewhere in the galaxy, maybe Mars, there might be a crazier sport than NASCAR. These guys don't race cars, they play Russian roulette with lives. Each other's.
There is courage, and then there are NASCAR drivers. They must do their training by...
| May 14, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Jimmie Johnson remains the most underappreciated five-time champion in professional sports.
You know the NASACAR narrative by now: Personality is too vanilla. Has a crew chief who cheats. He avoids dustups on the track, demeaning the ghosts of great...
| May 1, 2013
| 6:15 AM
I assume every NASCAR fan has received this memo by now:
The Nationwide Series has been hijacked by the Sprint Cup boys.
Six of the first seven races this season have been won by a Sprint Cup regular. Kyle Busch has four victories all by himself. Tony...
| May 5, 2013
| 7:18 PM
TALLADEGA, Ala. — Talladega is always a race of attrition and lottery luck. It was amped up to the fullest on a rainy Sunday afternoon when a guy who was a 100-1 longshot won the race, followed by a teammate racing with a good-luck pink sticky...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:35 PM
LAS VEGAS -- NASCAR moves toward the future in a sweet ride.
It rolled out the 2013 NASCAR Chevrolet SS race car Thursday morning in Las Vegas -- the perfect place for all things hip and cool.
The Chevy model looks very much like the street model that...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 2:46 PM
If image is everything, NASCAR has a problem.
Or maybe not.
I'm as conflicted as anyone else trying to connect the dots to logic in the post-race aftermath of those shenanigans at Phoenix.
Why is Jeff Gordon still in the starting grid for the series...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Is there another professional sport that feuds with its talent more than NASCAR?
Fresh off the contentious deal with Denny Hamlin — who got slapped with a $25,000 fine after criticizing the Gen 6 model earlier this season — defending...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Basketball's ending, baseball's beginning, so what do we talk about on this Easter morning?
Pro football, of course, because I can't think of anything to say about colored eggs.
In 2010, Fox Sports pulled a fast one on everybody else by hiring NFL...