NASCAR Champ Jeff Gordon’s Tweet About Ryan Newman Amid Daytona 500 Crash Brings out Lively Responses

Newman was in the lead during the final lap of overtime Monday night when his car was bumped from behind by Ryan Blaney’s, sending him into the wall. Corey LaJoie’s car then rammed the driver’s side of Newman’s car, which flipped the car airborne and sent it skidding along its roof across the finish line.

‘I’m Gay’: Gordon Thomson, Dynasty’s Adam Carrington, Comes Out—and Trashes CW’s Reboot

Thomson didn’t like the writers making Adam nicer as time went on. “Mine was the most interesting part for a guy on Dynasty. He was so fucked-up, attractive, bright, and intense. Passion is very sexy unless the person goes berserk, which Adam did once in awhile. But this show was an hour’s worth of holiday […]

William Byron wins second Daytona 500 qualifying race

“There wasn’t any Chevy orders or anything like that,” Byron told FS1. “We just did a good job of working together. Kurt was a great pusher and great helper and I really had a lot of trust in him. I was really trying to go with one to go, but I had enough momentum out […]

Denny Hamlin wins the Daytona 500 for second consecutive year

Pole-sitter Ricky Stenhouse Jr. led the first 23 laps and was in contention for his first Daytona 500 victory before being penalized by NASCAR for dipping below the yellow line while advancing position with 40 laps remaining. The pole-sitter seemed to have been trying to avoid causing a major wreck when he swerved after contact […]

Ryan Newman: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Still Concerned Despite Positive Updates, Wants to See and Talk to Him

Newman’s crash occurred just before he would have crossed the finish line, and was helped out of his car and taken to a nearby hospital not long after the crash occurred. Denny Hamlin won the race for the third consecutive year, though he also ended up catching some flack for celebrating his victory when Newman’s […]

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 16-22

Feb. 18: Vocalist Yoko Ono is 87. Singer Herman Santiago of Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers is 79. Actress Jess Walton (“The Young and the Restless”) is 74. Singer Dennis DeYoung (Styx) is 73. Actress Cybill Shepherd is 70. Singer Randy Crawford is 68. Drummer Robbie Bachman of Bachman-Turner Overdrive is 67. Actor John Travolta […]

NBA All-Star Game format changed to honor Kobe Bryant, including reset scores and untimed fourth quarter

Weeks ahead of the 2020 All-Star Game, the NBA decided to use the event to honor Bryant after his death last month in a tragic helicopter accident. In a press release issued in January, the league announced that the game’s format has been changed, with Bryant at the center of the alterations. 

Dodgers Dugout: Revamped Mookie Betts trade is still a win for Dodgers

What is your first Dodgers memory? I’m guessing most everyone who reads this has been a Dodgers fan for quite a while. I’d love for you to send me your first Dodgers memory, and I’ll run it in an upcoming Dodgers Dugout. Include your name. And don’t send only a sentence, tell why that memory […]

Lakers’ small ball, Rockets’ bench units and most important lineups for Western Conference’s top contenders

But such lineups are built into Malone’s DNA as a coach, and if he goes back to them this time around, it puts his youngest rotation player in a very interesting position. Michael Porter Jr. projects to eventually become the sort of one-on-one scoring threat that can carry an offense without Jokic and Murray, but […]

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While many of Sierra Canyon’s parents and alumni were excited about all the attention, the current student population seemed largely unmoved. Before a recent game at the Feinberg Family Pavilion, with Ireland Baldwin sitting courtside and Cedric the Entertainer a few rows back, I chatted with Gowri Vadmal, a senior who has been at Sierra […]