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The Sports Bank:
Danica Patrick was caught in a multi-car accident not of her making on the third lap of Monday night’s rain-delayed 54th Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway and finished a disappointing 38th. It was a fitting end to a less-than-inspirational week.
Patrick qualified 29th but dropped to the rear of the field at the start of the event per NASCAR rules as a crash in Thursday’s Gatorade Duel Qualifying race forced her to a back-up car. She also crashed in the Nationwide series race on Saturday, bringing her total of wrecks to three for the week; not the best way to begin her NASCAR career.
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On Monday night, Patrick never got the chance to settle into the race’s rhythm. As she entered the first turn on lap three, the front of Elliott Sadler’s Chevrolet hit the back of five-time Sprint Cup S...
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You gotta love being positive. Optimism is abound at the #10 hauler, as Danica Patrick keeps a good attitdue following her disappointing wreck at lap 2 Monday night at Daytona.Danica Patrick hoped for a better run at Daytona. “Any lap that I turn is progression, that’s for sure,” Patrick said. “That’s why I was so proud of everyone working so hard. They were working hard...
You can just feel this guys steam venting through the computer screen as he's hating on Danica. Maybe he's just pissed that Veronica Corningstone got the Jeremy Lin story...just kidding guys, just kidding. He mentions that Danica always has "chip on her shoulder" and even calls her the "b-word" because Danica got snippy when someone called her sexy. Hey...
A sports anchor in San Diego will have some extra time to think about his next story after being suspended one week for comments made on the air about NASCAR driver Danica Patrick.
KSWB-TV anchor Ross Shimabuku landed in hot water with station executives after saying he would describe the female racing star with a word that "starts with a B and it's not beautiful."...
Fox 5 San Diego sports anchor Ross Shimabuku isn't a Danica Patrick fan he made that abundantly clear last week before Patrick's Sprint Cup debut at the Daytona 500. In a pre-race interview, Danica questioned why the media can't find another word to describe female athletes besides "sexy". Shimabuku was quick to come up with one when the camera flipped back...
KSWB Fox5 San Diego Sport Anchor Ross Shimabuku calls Danica Patrick a ***** for complaining about women athletes being called sexy on a broadcast — You think he’s gonna be suspended over this? If he called Jeremy Lin a *****, he’d be fired -TO
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SAN DIEGO (AP) A San Diego TV sports anchor has been suspended for implying a sexist slur when talking about race car driver Danica Patrick.
Five-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson, former IndyCar driver Danica Patrick and defending race champion Trevor Bayne have been involved in a wreck on the second lap of the Daytona 500.
Elliott Sadler nudged Johnson from behind, turning his No. 48 Chevrolet into the wall and collecting several other cars. David Ragan slammed hard into Johnson's spinning car.
Johnson is done...
Crash. Fireball. Boom.
If the wreck on the second lap of the Daytona 500 involving Jimmie Johnson, Danica Patrick and Trevor Bayne wasn’t spectacular enough for you, then surely the giant fireball that erupted on lap 160 after Juan Pablo Montoya ran his car into a jet dryer used to blow debris off the track was enough to satisfy your lust for vehicular carnage.
A 30-hour rain delay? A second-lap crash that collected Danica Patrick, Jimmie Johnson and Trevor Bayne? C'mon, a jet-fuel fire? Another Daytona 500, another 500 to remember.