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Matt Crafton wins truck race at Texas, results for WinStar 400

Matt Crafton won the sixth race of the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season claiming the checkered flag in the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400. Crafton, driving the No. 88 Menards Toyota Tundra, finished ahead of second place Justin Lofton to take the victory at the 1.5-mile Texas Motor Speedway. The race began with Justin Lofton on the pole but quickly it became obvious...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Kacie McDonnell poses with Aaron Murray in his Chiefs uniform

Does Aaron Murray have a chance of taking over at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs… ever? Who knows, what we do know is that the fifth-round pick and girlfriend Kacie McDonnell have not by shy about their relationship. Here they can be seen posing together. McDonnell is wearing some short shorts which may cause your eye to wander.. but be aware you can clearly see Murray’s...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Derek Carr could push Matt Schaub for starters job

The Oakland Raiders traded for Matt Schaub hoping he could provide some stability at quarterback. He may not make it a full season. As NFL.com’s Albert Breer notes “there is internal belief” that second-round QB Derek Carr could move into the starters role quickly. This is nothing new. It is no secret that the Raiders are high on Carr who could be pushed onto the field rather...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Johan Santana done for season with torn Achilles

Johan Santana will not be returning to a major league mound in 2014. The left hander has been diagnosed with a torn Achilles which will force him to miss the entire 2014 season. Santana was trying to retrieve a ball during extended spring training. The veteran pitcher had been hoping to join the rotation of the Baltimore Orioles in mid-June but now is questionable to ever pitch at...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Henry Melton should be ready for training camp

Henry Melton is expected to be ready for training camp. The Dallas Cowboys do not being training camp until July 24 so there is no urgency for Melton to return to the field just yet. Melton is rehabbing from a torn ACL but expects to be ready come July. “Every week I get stronger and better,” Melton said via ESPN. “We’re just focusing on getting my knee as strong as possible...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas: Truck Series Starting Lineup, green flag start time and tv info for WinStar World Casino & Resort 400

The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series is at Tedxas Motor Speedway this Friday for the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400. This is the sixth race of the truck series season. Justin Lofton will lead a field of trucks to the green flag on Friday after setting the fast time in Friday’s qualifying/practice session. Coverage of the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 will...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Lofton wins truck pole at Texas, Full qualifying results for WinStar World Casino & Resort 400

Justin Lofton won the pole for Friday’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Texas Motor Speedway. The driver of the No. 20, Lofton will start on the pole after setting the fast time in qualifying for the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400. Lofton will lead trucks to green at the 1.5-mile oval track located located in Fort Worth, TX. Kyle Busch has dominated this...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Denny Hamlin wins pole at Pocono, Full qualifying results for Pocono 400

Denny Hamlin won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway. The driver of the No. 11 FedEx Toyota Camry beat out Kurt Busch for the pole spot for the Pocono 400. In the final segment of knockout qualifying in Long Pona, PA, Hamlin set the fast time at 49.610 seconds at the 2.5-mile triangle track. Sunday’s race will air on TNT beginning at 1...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles: Johana Santana injures Achilles

Pitcher Johana Santana can not seem to catch a break. On Friday the left hander injured his Achilles while trying to field a ball. The Orioles examined him but have not released an update. The Orioles had hoped that Santana would be able to join their rotation on June 19. That is now in jeopardy. Johan Santana actually hurt himself when retrieving a ball that hit him. Felt something...
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Matt Cassel to be at top of Vikings depth chart at QB entering training camp

getty The Minnesota Vikings traded up to draft Teddy Bridgewater at the end of the first round in this years NFL Draft but have maintained that they would be fine with him starting the season as a backup. Matt Cassel was re-signed by the Vikings in the offseason and the 32-year-old has led the Vikings first-team for much of OTAs. Part of Cassel’s position at the top of the depth...
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Rockies call up Eddie Butler, will start on Friday

The Colorado Rockies called up pitcher Eddie Butler from Double-A Tulsa. The 23-year-old right hander will start Friday’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Butler began the season as the No. 24 prospect and has put up a 2.49 ERA and a 1.18 WHIP this season at Double-A. There will be a lot of excitement to see what he has to offer. In 286 minor league innings he boasts an impressive...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Brian Vickers fastest in Friday’s opening practice, full speed chart

Brian Vickers was the fastest of 43 cars in opening practice on Friday. The driver of the No. 55 Aaron’s Dream Machine turned his fastest lap on his eighth trip around the 2.5 mile tricky triangle. Jimmie Johnson, last year’s winner of this event, was the fifth fastest car. Qualifying for the Pocono 400 will take place later Friday 4:40 pm ET on Fox Sports 1. Full List of Speeds...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Stanley Cup Finals Odds and Analysis 2014

The Stanley Cup Finals are already underway with the LA Kings stealing game 1 at home with a 3-2 overtime win. They came back from 2-0 and the LA Kings are just the team that won’t go away while the New York Rangers are the team that people don’t expect to win. Putting that all aside this series could be anything and everything. The Rangers have looked great making it to the...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

NASCAR at Pocono 2014: Weekend Schedule, Start Time, Practice, Qualifying, TV and Weather Info

NASCAR heads to both Texas Motor Speedway and Pocono Raceway this weekend for the 15th races of the 2014 season. The Camping World Truck Series will race at the 1.5 oval track in Texas while the Sprint Cup series will race at the 2.5-mile triangular track in Long Pond, PA.  The Truck Series will run the WinStar World Casino & Resort 400 on Friday, while the Sprint Cup cars...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE SmackDown Results for June 6, 2014 *SPOILERS*

WWE SmackDown will air on Friday from Cincinnati, OH. Those who do not want to wait until Friday can go ahead and read them now, as the event was taped on Tuesday. Below are the full results for the June 6, 2014 edition of WWE SmackDown. Triple H opened the show with Seth Rollins. They are interrupted by Dolph Ziggler (figure that one out) HHH then books amatch between Rollins and...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant lost weight, is 'doing better at respecting my job'

Getty Images Dez Bryant is in the final year of his rookie contract with the Dallas Cowboys. Both the Cowboys and the wide receiver are hopeful that a big deal will be reached prior to the season starting and Bryant is doing everything he can to ensure that the 2014 season is his best yet. Bryant has dropped a few pounds this season and hopes it will alleviate some of the trouble...
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June 05, 2014  |  1 Comment

Bears sign quarterback Jimmy Clausen

getty images Former Notre Dame starter Jimmy Clausen will get another crack at the NFL. Calusen, who was selected in the second round of the 2010 draft by Carolina, has signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bears. He will join Jordan Palmer and sixth-round pick David Fales on the Bears depth chart. Two of the three figure to make the Bears roster. Recovering from a torn labrum...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kendrys Morales expected to sign within next day or two

The saga of free agent Kendrys Morales is nearing its conclusion. Morales, 30, is expected to sign within the next day or two. Once MLB’s draft gets underway Morales will no longer be tied to draft pick compensation. While Jon Heyman reports that agent Scott Boras has denied a request of the New York Yankees to wait a few days, while they check on the status of Carlos Beltran,...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jays: Colby Rasmus nearing rehab assignment

getty images The hamstring of Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Colby Rasmus is getting better to the point that he could being appearing in minor league rehab games next week. Rasmus, 27, has been out since the middle of May when he suffered a strained right hamstring. Ideally he would return after just a few minor league games. Colby Rasmus took BP in Florida yesterday and Gibbons says...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric O’Flaherty to make first rehab appearance on Friday

getty images Eric O’Flaherty will make his first rehab appearance on Friday with High-A Stockton. O’Flaherty, 29, signed a two-year deal with the Oakland Athletics over the winter. Currently the left hander has been working his way back from Tommy John surgery on his left elbow. O'Flaherty will pitch an inning for @stocktonports on Friday. #Athletics — Susan Slusser (@susanslusser...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Don Mattingly: Dodgers 'just not that good' right now

The Los Angeles Dodgers have a payroll of $239 million but that does not mean they are winning games. Though 61 games the team is just one game above .500 and are currently 8 games back in the NL West. Manager Don Mattingly told the Los Angeles Times that  “We’re just not that good. Home, away, whatever. I don’t know what that has to do with it.” The Dodgers have lost six...
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June 05, 2014  |  1 Comment

TNA Impact Wrestling Results for June 5, 2014 *Spoilers*

Willow defeated Bram by disqualification when Magnus attacked Willow. Samoa Joe comes out and calls MVP to the ring. He challenges MVP, Kenny King and Bobby Lashley to a handicap match. Austin Aries comes out. MVP announces Joe vs. Aries in a loser leaves TNA for good match. Eddie Edwards defeated Davey Richards in a match ordered by MVP. Kenny King came out after the match but got...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat at San Antonio Spurs: NBA Finals Game 1 start time, betting odds and tv info

The long awaited rematch from last year is upon us. On Thursday the Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs will face one another in Game 1 of the NBA Finals. A year ago it was the Heat rallying late in Game 6 and then trashing the Spurs in Game 7 to win their second straight NBA title. Now the team is looking to three-peat. Coverage of Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Vernon Davis could be away from 49ers for “awhile”

There are five tight ends taking part in OTAs for the San Francisco 49ers but none of them are named Vernon Davis. According to CSN Bay Area, Mangini told the group that now was the time to impress because Davis could be out for “awhile.” The group is headed up by Vance McDonald who should serve as the No. 2 tight end once Davis returns. “It’s different,” McDonald said...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

First Madden 2015 screenshot released

The first screenshot for Madden 15 has been released. In a shot that features San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick running the good and the bad of the game is shown. The screen shot looks to be highly detailed but at the same time seems to have a awkward shape on his right arm… others may point to the jersey. It’s the first screen so we probably should not read too...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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