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Top Sporting Events To Attend In 2015

A look at five of the best upcoming major sporting events in America.


Tony Stewart. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Tony Stewart: Crash Was ‘100 Percent An Accident’

“I know 100 percent in my heart and in my mind that I did not do anything wrong,” Tony Stewart says.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Rice On NFL Dreams And NASCAR Victories With Jimmie Johnson

“The NFL was a very, very attainable goal,” the country music star and former North Carolina Tar Heels linebacker revealed during the exclusive video interview.


NASCAR vice president for competition Robin Pemberton. (Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

NASCAR Adds Rule On Exiting Cars After Crashes

Barring an extenuating circumstance like a fire, drivers must now remain in their cars after crashes.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

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Listen: Kevin Harvick Excited For Upcoming Chase For Sprint Cup

“It’s going to be a lot more intense,” Kevin Harvick says.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

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15 Hottest NASCAR Wives And Girlfriends

ESPN/ABC is coming under fire this week after using a split screen during the nail-biting end of the Indy 500 showing Helio Castroneves’ galpal instead of the race. He, um, ultimately lost by the way. So that got us thinking which NASCAR Drivers have WAGs who are split screen worthy?


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Five Sporting Events Worth Traveling For

Some of the best American sporting events worth traveling for are the Daytona 500, the Masters Tournament, the Super Bowl the U.S. Open and the World Series.



Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?

In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?


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NASCAR Preview: Don’t Give Jimmie Johnson The Title Just Yet

Before anyone engraves Johnson’s name on the Sprint Cup, a little history lesson is needed. While it has been proven that Johnson can win titles, he has also shown that he can lose them.


NASCAR Legend Gives Keys To Free Home To War Vet

A two-tour veteran of the war in Afghistan, his wife and five-year-old son received the gift of a lifetime Thursday: a free home.


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Video: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Live In Studio

NASCAR superstar Dale Earnhardt Jr. stopped by the 670 The Score studios Monday afternoon to visit with The Boers and Bernstein Show.

670 The Score–08/12/2013

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Tony Stewart Breaks Right Leg In Iowa Crash

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart will miss this weekend’s road course race at Watkins Glen after breaking his right leg in a sprint car race Monday night at Southern Iowa Speedway.

670 The Score–08/06/2013

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Police Monitoring Disability Parking At Chicagoland Motor Speedway

A warning to NASCAR fans at the Chicagoland Motor Speedway today – don’t park where you’re not supposed to park, reports WBBM’s Michele Fiore.


Jason Leffler.  (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

NASCAR Mourns Death Of Driver Jason Leffler

NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died after an accident in a heat race at a dirt car event at Bridgeport Speedway.

CBS Chicago–06/13/2013

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Ex-NASCAR Driver Dick Trickle Dead In Apparent Suicide

Authorities in North Carolina say former NASCAR driver Dick Trickle has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was 71.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2013

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Teenage Driver Loses Control At California Race Track, Kills 14-Year-Old Cousin In Pit Row

The teenage driver already had multiple race victories under his belt and was pursuing a course laid out by several generations of his family when tragedy struck.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2013

TTYM: NFL’s ‘Gay ‘Ol Time’ And Erin Andrews Disses 50 Cent

If you are remotely related to the world of sports and wanted to get your name out there this week – all you had to do was weigh-in on the gays in the NFL discussion. […]


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Fans Injured At NASCAR Race Explore Legal Options

The attorney for three NASCAR fans injured last weekend during a race the day before the Daytona 500 says they are exploring a possible lawsuit, but some experts say they could face tough obstacles in winning damages.

670 The Score–02/27/2013

Jimmie Johnson crosses the finish line at the Daytona 500. (Credit Getty)

Jimmie Johnson Wins Daytona 500

Jimmie Johnson has won his second Daytona 500, racing past defending NASCAR champion Brad Keselowski on the final restart, while Danica Patrick finished eighth.


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Danica Patrick Wins Pole For NASCAR’s Daytona 500

Danica Patrick has won the Daytona 500 pole, becoming the first woman to secure the top spot for any Sprint Cup race.