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  1. Johnson goes wide open to get AMS victory
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    Johnson goes wide open to get AMS victory

  2. Truex Jr.: 'This is a good start to the year'
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    Truex Jr.: 'This is a good start to the year'

  3. Johnson celebrates his win at Atlanta
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    Johnson celebrates his win at Atlanta

  4. Hamlin spins and collects several drivers
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    Hamlin spins and collects several drivers

  5. Weekend Top Five: Atlanta
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    Weekend Top Five: Atlanta

  6. Earnhardt Jr.: 'He's a pretty good cheerleader'
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    Earnhardt Jr.: 'He's a pretty good cheerleader'

  7. Johnson: 'Things really changed at that point'
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    Johnson: 'Things really changed at that point'

  8. O'Donnell recaps Atlanta race weekend
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    O'Donnell recaps Atlanta race weekend

  9. Johnson holds off Harvick to win at Atlanta
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    Johnson holds off Harvick to win at Atlanta

  10. Johnson outduels Harvick for an Atlanta win
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    Johnson outduels Harvick for an Atlanta win

  • Joe Gibbs Racing picks 3 drivers for Busch's Xfinity car

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Joe Gibbs Racing has planned for at least 14 Xfinity Series races that Kyle Busch will miss as he continues to recover from a broken right leg and broken left foot.

    The Associated Press26 mins ago
  • 2015 Forbes' Billionaires Sports List

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is listed as the world's 35th wealthiest billionaire for 2015, according to a list released Monday by Forbes Magazine. Michael Jordan, owner of the Charlotte Hornets, was a newcomer on the list. The magazine reported there are a record 1,826…

    The Associated Press
  • Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 PM EST on Monday, March 2

    March 2 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 PM ET on Monday: - - - - The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427 - - - - NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE Free to roam: Lions to let Suh test waters Top-rated free agent Ndamukong Suh will be allowed to explore free agency if the Detroit Lions…

    Reuters
  • Regan Smith to again replace Busch for Stewart-Haas Racing

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Regan Smith will again replace Kurt Busch this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

    The Associated Press
  • Comcast to sponsor Carl Edwards in 4 races this season

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Comcast will sponsor Carl Edwards in four races this season, beginning this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

    The Associated Press
  • Kurt Busch to follow guidelines toward NASCAR reinstatement

    Kurt Busch has agreed to follow NASCAR's recommended guidelines to be eligible for eventual reinstatement. The 2004 champion was indefinitely suspended Feb. 20 after a Delaware judge said he believed Busch likely committed an act of domestic violence against a former girlfriend and there was a…

    The Associated Press
  • Weekend Sports In Brief

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) -- Jimmie Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps to go, winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

    The Associated Press
  • Jimmie Johnson pulls away for another Atlanta Sprint Cup win

    Yet Jimmie Johnson has all but wrapped up a shot at his record-tying seventh NASCAR Sprint Cup title. Quickly establishing he's one of the drivers to beat - boy, does that sound familiar - Johnson pulled away after the final restart with 13 laps remaining to win Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. …

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  • Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 PM EST on Sunday, Mar. 01

    Mar. 1 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 PM ETon Sunday: - - - - The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427 - - - - AUTOS NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Atlanta ATLANTA - Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano looks to continuehis hot start to the Chase season as he sits on the pole…

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  • Crafton romps to dominating NASCAR Trucks win in Atlanta

    Matt Crafton romped to an easy win in the NASCAR Truck Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday. Erik Jones led 37 laps but faded to seventh, the last truck on the lead lap. Crafton, who started 15th in his Toyota, picked up his sixth career win and first in Atlanta, his favorite track. …

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  • Stolen No. 44 NASCAR race car found in suburban Atlanta

    The No. 44 race car returned to its NASCAR shop in North Carolina on Saturday after it was recovered along a remote road in suburban Atlanta, apparently abandoned by the thieves who stole it from a hotel parking lot. While the discovery didn't occur in nearly enough time for Team XTREME to compete…

    The Associated Press
  • Harvick wins Xfinity race at Atlanta for 3rd year in a row

    Kevin Harvick turned in another dominating performance Saturday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, holding off Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano in the Xfinity Series race. Harvick has won the Atlanta race in NASCAR's second-tier series three years in a row and four times overall. ''I'm going to keep…

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  • Stolen race car found on rural US roadside

    Police recovered a stolen race car on a rural roadside north of Atlanta on Saturday morning, a day after it was swiped from a stock car team's hotel parking lot. Team Xtreme Racing confirmed the recovery of its number 44 entry in the National Association of Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR), the…

    AFP
  • Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) -- Police: NASCAR's Team XTREME race car found near Atlanta; too late to make the weekend's race.

    The Associated Press
  • Friday's Sports In Brief

    After the Portland Trail Blazers overcame Russell Westbrook's third straight triple-double, Damian Lillard sensed his team was recapturing its form of earlier this season. Oklahoma City can only hope it didn't lose Westbrook along with the game. Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge each scored 29 points…

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  • Daytona winner Logano takes Atlanta pole; 13 cars shut out

    Joey Logano is on quite a roll, following up his victory in the Daytona 500 by taking the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. NASCAR is on the defensive after 13 drivers - including four former champions - didn't even get on the track for qualifying Friday after…

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  • Stolen car forces NASCAR team out of race

    Travis Kvapil never imagined his race weekend would end before it started because his car would be stolen from a hotel parking lot, but that's exactly what happened Friday morning. The 38-year-old American, never better than 23rd in 267 races over a decade in the National Association of Stock Car…

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