| Jul 6, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Aric Almirola has won the rain-delayed and rain-shortened NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Daytona International Speedway, putting Richard Petty's famed No. 43 in Victory Lane for the first time since 1999.
Almirola's unexpected win came on the same weekend...
| Jul 29, 2014
A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five.
1979—For the first time ever the PIAA agrees to conduct a feasibility study on the possibility of adding state football playoffs to the schedule....
| May 19, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Kurt Busch crashed hard during practice Monday for the Indianapolis 500 but walked away from the accident unhurt.
Busch is the NASCAR driver attempting "the double" this year by racing in the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 stock-car race at...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:54 AM
NASCAR driver Kurt Busch said Tuesday he'll attempt to drive in the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 on the same day May 25.
If Busch qualifies for the Indy 500, he would become only the fourth driver to do "the double" on the same day and...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:05 PM
NHL trade deadline day was widely expected to be busy. The day before might prove to be even wilder.
Several big-name hockey players were on the move Tuesday, 24 hours before time for dealing runs out, including star goalie Roberto Luongo, who was...
| May 25, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Kurt Busch began his attempt at auto racing's doubleheader Sunday with a sixth-place finish at the Indianapolis 500 but was unable to become the second driver to complete it when his engine failed during the Coca-Cola 600 in Charlotte, N.C.
| May 22, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Intriguing stories surround several of the 33 drivers in this year's Indianapolis 500, and there's a strong chance they'll share one thing in common: An exceptionally fast and furious race.
Last year's race, won by Tony Kanaan, was the fastest in...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:25 PM
The century-old Indianapolis 500 is steeped in tradition, from the pre-race release of thousands of balloons to the winner's gulp of milk in Victory Lane.
But Chip Ganassi, one of racing's leading team owners, thinks Indy has one tradition too many....
| May 24, 2014
| 5:05 PM
CONCORD, N.C. — Kurt Busch has always been a bit of a prickly pear. Maybe that's the best way to make some sense out this fruity adventure during a looooooong stretch of Sunday.
While most folks are settling into their beach chairs and popping...
| Sep 23, 2013
The Andretti family - the iconic racing clan from Nazareth - will soon be a little bigger. Michael Andretti, the son of racing legend Mario Andretti, announced Monday on Twitter that he and wife Jodi, 38, are expecting twins. "Life......
| Jan 23, 2012
| 2:52 PM