Quote of the Day

"If you can take the trucks and make them work here, the Cup and Nationwide cars aren't a big stretch from that. It's definitely feasible. It's just a matter of is that something they want to do?"
-– Eldora Speedway Owner and NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, on bringing the top two series to the track following the second Camping World Truck Series race. (USA TODAY, 7/24)
Thursday July 24, 2014 Vol. 20 — No. 220 Print This Issue

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  • The Paper Chase

    Of the 48 papers polled, 44 still use the Redskins moniker in publication

    As the Redskins begin training camp today in Richmond, the controversy surrounding the team’s nickname is generating as much buzz as its on-field prospects for the upcoming season. With national debate reaching a head, more media outlets have begun to outline policies on usage of “Redskins.” However, a poll of 48 newspapers -- those in NFL markets plus the L.A. Times, Wall Street Journal and USA Today -- showed that 44 have yet to make a change regarding usage of the name. The four that have banned use of the name will simply use “Washington” when referring to the team. THE NEXT STEP : The Seattle Times just ceased use of the Redskins moniker in June. Sports Editor Don Shelton said he made the decision to ...

  • Crime And Punishment?

    NFL under fire on Twitter for suspending Rice just two games for domestic violence.

  • For Club & Country

    Sporting KC will build facility to serve as the home for the U.S. Soccer Federation and its national teams.

  • Team Game

    The LPGA's inaugural Int'l Crown event could have a World Cup-type impact on women's golf.

  • Join The Movement

    C-USA supporting full cost-of-attendance scholarships.

  • When Two Became One

    Golf World shifting to digital-only, will merge with Golf Digest.

  • Casey At The Bat

    With Wasserman's support, is L.A. now the front-runner for a U.S. Olympic bid?

  • Johnny On The Spot

    Browns hesitant to credit Manziel for training camp sellouts.

  • The Surface of Things

    Tony Stewart is lobbying for NASCAR's top series to hold events on the dirt at Eldora Speedway.

  • Captain Kirk

    WEEI won't punish Minihane for latest criticism of Andrews.

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