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  1. Funniest Media Center moments of 2014
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    Funniest Media Center moments of 2014

  2. 2014 Top 10 Burnouts
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    2014 Top 10 Burnouts

  3. Red Horse Racing introduces Ben Kennedy
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    Red Horse Racing introduces Ben Kennedy

  4. Guys and Gears: 2014 Drivers of the Year
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    Guys and Gears: 2014 Drivers of the Year

  5. Jeff Gordon's impact on NASCAR
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    Jeff Gordon's impact on NASCAR

  6. Gordon and Kes spread holiday cheer
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    Gordon and Kes spread holiday cheer

  7. Race Center Extra: 2015 tapered spacer
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    Race Center Extra: 2015 tapered spacer

  8. 2014 Top 10 Scanner Sounds
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    2014 Top 10 Scanner Sounds

  9. Race Center Extra: 2015 spoiler height change
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    Race Center Extra: 2015 spoiler height change

  10. Top tweets of 2014
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    Top tweets of 2014

  • Chip Ganassi Racing's 'star car' wins Rolex 24 at Daytona

    Chip Ganassi bristles when his No. 02 team is called the ''star car.'' Truth is, the moniker couldn't be more appropriate right now. Ganassi's all-star driver lineup of three-time IndyCar champion Scott Dixon, Daytona 500 winner Jamie McMurray, Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan and NASCAR's…

    The Associated Press
  • Jeff Gordon to be Fox guest analyst during XFINITY season

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Fox Sports will use a rotation of drivers, including Jeff Gordon, in its coverage of NASCAR's second-tier XFINITY Series this season.

    The Associated Press
  • Hornets beat Melo-less Knicks 76-71 for 9th win in 11 games

    Brian Roberts believes the Charlotte Hornets are in good hands if Kemba Walker is out for any length of time. The third-year point guard filled in for Walker and scored 17 points, and the Hornets beat the New York Knicks 76-71 Saturday night for their ninth victory in the last 11 games. Roberts…

    The Associated Press
  • Mark Martin among inductees into Motorsports Hall of Fame

    Retired NASCAR driver Mark Martin and former motocross star Ricky Carmichael are among the 2015 inductees into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America. The seven-member class also includes off-road racer Walker Evans, six-time NHRA champion Warren Johnson and four-time Trans-Am Series champion…

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  • Thursday's Sports In Brief

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The two men most responsible for delivering wins for the New England Patriots both said they have no explanation for how footballs used to reach the Super Bowl were underinflated by 2 pounds per square inch.

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    Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

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  • Motorsports community reacts to Jeff Gordon's retirement

    Some of the reaction to four-time champion Jeff Gordon's announcement that 2015 will be his last season as a full-time NASCAR driver:

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  • Gordon to stop racing full-time after 2015 season

    Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon, who ranks third in all-time race wins, said on Thursday the 2015 season would be his last as a full-time driver. Gordon, 43, has three Daytona 500 victories and a record five Brickyard 400 wins. "This is something that I've certainly been thinking…

    Reuters
  • NASCAR's Gordon to stop racing full-time after 2015 season

    (Adds Gordon comments from news conference, France statement) By Steve Ginsburg Jan 22 (Reuters) - Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon, who ranks third in all-time race wins, said on Thursday the 2015 season would be his last as a full-time driver. It really became clear about…

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  • Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 PM EST on Thursday, Jan. 22

    Jan. 22 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 PM ET on Thursday: - - - - The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427 - - - - NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Brady talks Deflategate FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - After coach Bill Belichick pointed questions to his quarterback, Tom Brady meets the media…

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  • Motorsport - NASCAR star Gordon to retire after 2015

    - Jeff Gordon, a four-time US stock car champion whose 92 career wins rank third on the all-time list, will retire after the 2015 season, team owners Hendrick Motorsports announced Thursday. The 43-year-old US racer will make the upcoming campaign his final full season on the National Association…

    AFP
  • NASCAR's Brian Vickers cleared to return to racing in March

    NASCAR driver Brian Vickers has been medically cleared to return to racing in March, just three months after surgery to repair a hole in his heart. Vickers will miss only the first two races of the season before he returns to his Michael Waltrip Racing Toyota. NASCAR on Tuesday granted him a…

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  • Midget champion Abreu makes move to NASCAR K&N series

    MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- USAC Midget champion Rico Abreu will make his NASCAR K&N Pro Series East debut in 2015 and race all 14 series events.

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  • Cole Whitt to drive for Front Row Motorsports in new 3rd car

    STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Front Row Motorsports will field a third full-time Sprint Cup entry this season for Cole Whitt.

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  • Ex-girlfriend: NASCAR's Busch took assassin claims from script

    By Steve Ginsburg (Reuters) - A woman seeking a protective order against Kurt Busch on Wednesday rejected claims by the NASCAR champion that she is an assassin and said several of the race car driver's stories about her were taken from a movie screenplay she is writing. Busch, testifying on a…

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  • NASCAR's Busch took assassin claims from script, ex-girlfriend says

    (Reuters) - A woman seeking a protective order against Kurt Busch on Wednesday rejected claims by the NASCAR champion that she is an assassin and said several of the race car driver's stories about her were taken from a movie screenplay she is writing. Busch, testifying on a protective order…

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  • NASCAR driver accused of assault says ex is trained assassin

    DOVER, Del. (AP) -- The NASCAR driver known as ''The Outlaw'' said he believes his ex-girlfriend is a trained assassin who was dispatched on covert missions around the world once returned to him in a blood-splattered gown.

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