Baseball, Softball, and Red Raider Football!
"Aubree has a good attitude towards everything, she's always uplifting" - Bulldogs Senior Catcher, Aubree Rowley
"Coach Cottle said to beat Arlington Lemar, we have to keep on moving, make sure we finish our opportunities and play defense as a unit" - Bulldogs Junior MF, Alex Bonholle
The Head Coach talks QB situation, new Defensive Coordinator, and coming to Midland.
"These guys need a place to stay and they've come in they were all respectful of our house and our family and we respected them as well". - Rockhounds Host-Home Member, Kyle Tollefson
"She takes charge and people look up to her, like we could be down and give us like motivation to get up" -- Lady Chaps Catcher, Roblynn Kami
"Peterson is probably one of the best coaches I've ever encountered" - Panther's Goalkeeper, Hope Koym
The Tornadoes' size was too much for the Wildcats, they lose 76-55 in the UIL State Championship game.
Jackalopes Forward Matt Beranek and his dad, Mike, shared a love for hockey.
OT Thriller in San Antonio!
"The most important skill he's taught me is for sure full court defense" -- Grady Wildcats SG, Bradden Jones
"I got these two kids here that played for us the last three years and got a great deal of respect for them right now" -- Garden City Girls Head Coach, Chris Sumrall
Rodriquez scored 24 points in the 68-41 win over Borden County.
"He's a great person, he is a great supporter, also he's always been there to back us up" -- Garden City PF, Holly Halfmann
Wildcats pulled away in the 2nd half.
Falcons lose in the semi-finals of the Heartland Conference tournament.
Wildcats advance to the regional semi-final.
Statement from Permian High School Senior Robert Thomas
Maidens won with ease over Godley.
Proving language is not an obstacle.
Permian High School boys basketball coach Danny Wright speaks out after being put on administrative leave by ECISD.
Alexandrea Washington scored a game high 21 points in the 53-40 lost to El Paso El Dorado in the Area Round playoffs.
"She makes us want to come out here and work hard and play hard for each other and to play hard for her, we just all want to give here 110%" -- MHS Soph. Forward, Claudia Fricker
"Tuesday night was a huge night for Midland basketball, to have the support from both teams for both games. Lee and Midland we both supported each other" - MHS Girls Basketball Coach, Wes Torres
Two players ruled academically ineligible; Coach Danny Wright put on indefinitely administrative leave.
The Permian High School boy's basketball team forfeited Wednesday's playoff game, ending its season.
MHS losing in the Regional Quarterfinals.
The Chaps produced some incredible dunks this season.
He's only been playing basketball for four years.
Wranglers storm all the way back in the 2nd Half to get the win.
The Carolina Panthers signed linebacker Jason Trusnik to a one-year contract on Tuesday.
The Indianapolis Colts on Tuesday signed free-agent wide receiver Vincent Brown, who spent last season with the Oakland Raiders.
The New York Jets have announced that they will hold training camp this summer at their training facility in Florham Park, New Jersey.
The Baltimore Ravens agreed to terms with veteran quarterback Matt Schaub on a one-year contract Tuesday.
The Philadelphia Eagles signed veteran wide receiver Miles Austin to a one-year contract on Tuesday.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft testified Tuesday in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez.
If Teddy Bridgewater taught us anything, it's trust the tape, at least over a pro day.
The Oakland Raiders re-signed free agent defensive lineman C.J. Wilson on Monday.
The Philadelphia Eagles announced that they have signed linebacker DeMeco Ryans to a one-year extension, keeping him under contract through 2016.
The Carolina Panthers signed running back Jordan Todman to a one-year contract on Monday.
The Atlanta Falcons were fined $350,000 and will have to forfeit a fifth-round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft for using artificial crowd noise during home games for the last two seasons.
Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer was suspended four games by the NFL on Monday for violating rules prohibiting the use of electronic devices during games.
If contradiction was an Olympic sport, Chip Kelly would certainly be medal-worthy judging by his performance at the NFL's owners meeting but the Eagles coach might have to settle for silver because Daniel Snyder's critics will take the gold every time.
The Carolina Panthers signed wide receiver Jarrett Boykin to a one-year contract and claimed offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers on Friday.
The Carolina Panthers signed wide receiver Jarrett Boykin to a one-year contract on Friday.
The Chicago Bears added secondary depth on Friday by signing cornerback Alan Ball to a one-year contract.
The Tennessee Titans signed cornerback Brandon Harris to a one-year contract on Friday.
The Minnesota Vikings and veteran cornerback Terence Newman have agreed to a contract.
Sometimes we all have to jump through a few hoops.
The San Francisco 49ers waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin on Thursday.
The Cincinnati Bengals have signed defensive tackle Pat Sims, who spent the last two seasons with the Oakland Raiders.
The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey to a one-year contract on Thursday.
The Chicago Bears signed linebacker Mason Foster to a one-year contract on Wednesday.
The New York Jets have signed veteran tight end Kellen Davis to an undisclosed contract, the team announced Wednesday.
The Minnesota Vikings signed linebacker Casey Matthews and safety Taylor Mays on Tuesday.
Ray McDonald, released by the San Francisco 49ers in December following allegations of sexual assault, has found a new home in free agency.
The Houston Texans re-signed linebacker Akeem Dent on Tuesday.
Anyone really think Ken Whisenhunt decided to reveal the Tennessee Titans' draft plans in the desert on a Tuesday in late March?
The NFC-champion Seattle Seahawks were among three teams that were awarded four compensatory picks in the NFL Draft, the maximum number allowed under NFL rules.
Former NFL star Darren Sharper will be sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to rape charges in Louisiana, according to a report.
NFL owners voted Monday to suspend the league's local TV blackout policy for the 2015 season.
Former NFL safety Darren Sharper was sentenced to nine years in prison on sexual assault charges after reaching a plea agreement with prosecutors in Arizona.
The Pittsburgh Steelers signed linebacker James Harrison to a two-year deal on Sunday.
Father Time is the one opponent that beats us all but you get the feeling he's in the tub icing himself down this morning after taking on "Concrete Charlie."
Philadelphia Eagles Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker and center Chuck Bednarik died early Saturday morning following a brief illness at an assisted living facility in Richland, Pennsylvania, the team announced. He was 89.
Safety Louis Delmas and quarterback Matt Moore will be returning to the Miami Dolphins after both agreed to one-year contracts on Friday.
Tennessee Titans president and CEO Tommy Smith is stepping down after 1 1/2 years on the job.
Greg Hardy is a pariah but he's also a pariah who happens to rush the passer at a very high level.
The Miami Dolphins have signed running back LaMichael James to a one-year contract.
The Indianapolis Colts agreed to terms with linebacker Nate Irving on Friday.
The Cleveland Browns officially signed wide receiver Dwayne Bowe on Friday.
The New York Giants signed free agent defensive end George Selvie on Friday.
The Denver Broncos on Thursday agreed to terms with free-agent linebacker Reggie Walker, who played the last two seasons for the San Diego Chargers.
The Chicago Bears re-signed tight end Dante Rosario to a one-year contract on Thursday.
The Jacksonville Jaguars were awarded former Baltimore Ravens running back Bernard Pierce off waivers on Thursday, the team said.
The Cincinnati Bengals have re-signed defensive tackle Devon Still and brought back cornerback Brandon Ghee.
The Detroit Lions re-signed cornerback Rashean Mathis to a two-year contract on Thursday.
The Atlanta Falcons have signed tight end Jacob Tamme to an undisclosed contract.
Charles Clay will become a member of the Buffalo Bills after the Miami Dolphins reportedly declined to match an offer sheet the tight end signed on Wednesday.
The New York Giants re-signed tight end Daniel Fells on Thursday.
The Kansas City Royals released veteran infielder Rafael Furcal on Tuesday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed pitcher Freddy Garcia to a minor league contract.
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown will start the season on the disabled list with left Achilles inflammation.
The Toronto Blue Jays released outfielder Dayan Viciedo on Tuesday.
The Boston Red Sox have released pitcher Felipe Paulino.
The Seattle Mariners granted pitcher Kevin Correia his unconditional release Monday, one day after assigning the veteran to minor league camp.
The Cincinnati Reds released pitcher Paul Maholm among a series of roster cuts the team announced Monday.
The New York Mets acquired left- handed reliever Jerry Blevins from Washington in exchange for outfielder Matt den Dekker on Monday.
The Chicago Cubs made the move many fans feared the club would, assigning third baseman Kris Bryant to minor league camp on Monday.
The Chicago Cubs made the move many fans feared the club would, assigning third baseman Kris Bryant to minor league camp on Monday.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jaime Garcia will start the season on the 15-day disabled list because of continuing left shoulder issues.
The New York Mets acquired left- handed pitcher Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres in exchange for minor league right-hander Cory Mazzoni and a player to be named later on Monday.
The Baltimore Orioles assigned catcher J.P. Arencibia to minor league camp on Monday.
The Boston Red Sox have placed catcher Christian Vazquez on the 60-day disabled list because of a sprained right elbow.
There isn't much after that. The Miami Marlins are loaded up for a playoff push -- likely through a wild card spot -- and the New York Mets are up-and- coming but still raw. The Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies, former powerhouses of the division, are going through rebuilds and won't contend anytime soon.
But there is a new team that could be in the postseason mix. The loveable loser Chicago Cubs added new manager Joe Maddon and starter Jon Lester to go along with one of the better young cores in the game.
While it seems unlikely San Diego will unseat the Los Angeles Dodgers or defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants as the class of the NL West at the moment, the 2015 version of the Friars has many optimistic.
The one team that you probably can't make a case for is the Minnesota Twins. But rest assured Twins fans, there is a lot of talent coming. It just won't be this year.
Could this be the Blue Jays' year? If certain things break their way it very well could be, as the division is as wide open heading into a season as we can remember.
Houston should take another step toward respectability, but Texas has already been bitten by the injury bug. It proved to be the death knell for the Rangers in 2014 and it could be their undoing again this season.
The Atlanta Braves have released pitcher James Russell.
The Chicago Cubs granted pitcher Felix Doubront his unconditional release as the team continued to pair down its spring training roster on Saturday.
The Texas Rangers have acquired left- handed reliever Sam Freeman from the St. Louis Cardinals for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Brandon League is expected to miss at least the first two months of the upcoming 2015 season due to inflammation in his right shoulder.
The Chicago White Sox claimed right-hander Kyle Drabek, a former top pitching prospect, off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday.
Seattle Mariners left-handed pitcher David Rollins has been handed an 80-game suspension after testing positive for Stanozolol, a banned performance-enhancing substance.
Pitching prospect Brady Aiken, the top overall selection in the 2014 draft, underwent Tommy John surgery on Wednesday.
The Houston Astros caught a lot of flack last year when they were unable to sign No. 1 overall draft pick Brady Aiken, the San Diego prep left-hander.
The Cincinnati Reds acquired infielder Dan Johnson from the Houston Astros for a player to be named later or cash considerations on Thursday.
The San Diego Padres have placed catcher Tim Federowicz on the 60-day disabled list.
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Steve Delabar will most likely start the 2015 season with Triple-A Buffalo after being optioned to minor league camp on Thursday.
Veteran John Buck announced his retirement Thursday.
New York Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler underwent successful surgery to repair the flexor pronator tendon and reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, the team announced Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Cuban free agent second baseman Hector Olivera have reportedly agreed to terms on a six-year contract.
The Minnesota Twins have signed second baseman Brian Dozier to a four-year contract worth $20 million.
Los Angeles Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu is expected to start the 2015 season on the disabled list when he experienced more shoulder soreness on Sunday.
The Colorado Rockies announced they released right-handed pitcher Jhoulys Chacin on Sunday.
The Miami Marlins have signed outfielder Christian Yelich to a contract extension through the 2021 season.
The Chicago White have come to terms on a five-year, $23.5-million contract with outfielder Adam Eaton. The deal includes club options for 2020 and 2021.
The Milwaukee Brewers exercised the 2016 option on manager Ron Roenicke Thursday.
A lot of people think the Chicago Cubs are poised for their first playoff appearance since 2008.
Veteran pitcher Randy Wolf has signed a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, the team announced Wednesday.
Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters has been shut down for a week due to tendinitis in his right elbow.
Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters has been shut down for a week due to tendinitis in his right elbow.
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb was diagnosed with tendinitis in his right forearm, an issue that will likely keep the right-hander out of a projected Opening Day start.
The Texas Rangers announced Tuesday that staff ace Yu Darvish had successful ligament reconstruction surgery performed on his right elbow.
Philadelphia Phillies starter Cliff Lee will be shut down indefinitely due to a strained left forearm, the team said Monday.
New York Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler has a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
New York Mets reliever Josh Edgin will undergo Tommy John surgery and will miss the 2015 season.
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced they released veteran outfielder Ben Francisco on Sunday.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant underwent bone graft surgery Tuesday on his right foot.
Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders announced that center Nikola Pekovic would miss the remainder of the season after sustaining an ankle injury in March.
Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley will undergo surgery on his injured left wrist and will miss the remainder of the season, the team announced Monday.
Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry and Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez were named NBA Players of the Week on Monday.
Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins will sit out Monday's game against Memphis to get some rest, the team said.
The Los Angeles Clippers have signed guard Lester Hudson to a 10-day contract.
Longtime Jazz announcer Rod Hundley died Friday at the ago of 80.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant won't return this season because of a foot injury and will instead undergo a bone graft procedure that will keep him sidelined for up to six months.
The Washington Wizards signed veteran guard Will Bynum to a 10-day contract on Friday.
You've heard a lot and read a lot about the University of Kentucky this season. The Wildcats could go obliterate the field and win a national championship with an undefeated season.
The Brooklyn Nets have signed forward Earl Clark to a 10-day contract.
The Utah Jazz signed forwards Jack Cooley and Chris Johnson to multi-year contracts on Thursday.
On the day the Houston Rockets are getting Dwight Howard back in the lineup, the team received some concerning news about another of its starting players.
For the first time in two months, the Houston Rockets will have Dwight Howard in the lineup when the Western Conference contenders visit the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday night.
The Atlanta Hawks have signed forward Austin Daye to a second 10-day contract.
The Charlotte Hornets will play the Los Angeles Clippers in two preseason games in China in October, the NBA announced Wednesday.
The New Orleans Pelicans signed guard Toney Douglas on Tuesday for a second tour of duty with the team this season.
The NBA has made a scoring change that will deny Oklahoma City superstar Russell Westbrook his most recent triple-double.
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul were named Monday as the NBA Players of the Week.
The Sacramento Kings signed David Wear to a 10-day contract on Monday.
The NBA has suspended Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart one game for striking San Antonio forward Matt Bonner in the groin during Friday's game against the Spurs.
Two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Steve Nash has decided to retire due to chronic injuries that have hampered the Los Angeles Lakers point guard in recent years.
Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott will miss the next 2-to-4 weeks of action due to a sprained left big toe.
Houston Rockets forward Terrence Jones will miss at least a week after being diagnosed with a partially collapsed lung.
We still reside in an era of historical greatness.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is still not ready to return because of a right foot injury and has been shut down from all basketball activities.
Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat was fined $5,000 by the NBA on Thursday for violating the league's anti-flopping rules for a second time this season.
The Minnesota Timberwolves signed guard Sean Kilpatrick to a 10-day contract on Thursday.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young will remain sidelined indefinitely because of a fractured kneecap.
The Miami Heat signed forward Michael Beasley for the remainder of the season on Wednesday.
While most sports enthusiasts are scrambling to fill out the perfect NCAA Tournament bracket, the Utah Jazz are quietly moving up the ranks at the professional level.
Jack Haley, a nine-year NBA veteran and a member of the Chicago Bulls' 1995-96 world championship team, died Monday at the age of 51.
Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka will likely miss the remainder of the regular season after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee Tuesday.
The Western Conference-leading Golden State Warriors will be without All-Star guard Klay Thompson for at least their next four games due to a sprained right ankle he sustained on Monday.
Veteran guard Nate Robinson has been signed to a second 10-day contract by the Los Angeles Clippers.
Atlanta Hawks All-Star guard Kyle Korver will be out at least three games because of a broken nose, the team said Monday night.
New Orleans forward Anthony Davis and Cleveland point guard Kyrie Irving were named NBA Players of the Week on Monday.
Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver will miss Monday's game against Sacramento because of a broken nose.
Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin is in the lineup on Sunday against the Houston Rockets after missing the previous 15 games with a staph infection.
With forward Mike Scott sidelined indefinitely with a toe injury, the Atlanta Hawks have signed veteran Austin Daye to a 10-day contract.
Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott will be sidelined indefinitely with a fractured big toe.
The NBA suspended Golden State Warriors center Marreese Speights one game without pay on Friday after he pleaded no contest to a reckless driving charge in Florida.
The Indiana Pacers were an afterthought, written off and left for dead almost two months ago.
There is one month and two days remaining in the 2014-15 NBA regular season. That much we know.
The Miami Heat signed forward Henry Walker for the remainder of the season on Friday.
Brooklyn Nets swingman Sergey Karasev will miss the remainder of the season after having surgery on his right knee, the team said Friday.
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been suspended one game without pay for his involvement in an on-court altercation with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk.
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside was ejected from Monday's game against Boston after knocking Celtics center Kelly Olynyk to the floor.
Los Angeles Clippers guard Dahntay Jones was fined $10,000 by the NBA on Monday for bumping into Golden State forward Draymond Green while he was giving a postgame TV interview.
The Miami Heat said Monday that Chris Bosh could begin regular exercises this month but isn't expected to resume full basketball activities until September.
Carolina Hurricanes forward Riley Nash has been diagnosed with a concussion, coach Bill Peters said on Tuesday.
The Minnesota Wild agreed to terms on entry-level contracts with goaltender Brody Hoffman and defenseman Zach Palmquist on Monday.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk, Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cam Atkinson and Colorado Avalanche center Ryan O'Reilly were selected as the NHL's top players for the week ending March 29.
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jason Garrison is expected to be sidelined for the next 3-to-4 weeks because of an upper body injury.
Mathieu Perreault will be back in the lineup when the Winnipeg Jets host the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang sustained a concussion during Saturday's game against the Arizona Coyotes, coach Mike Johnston said Sunday.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang was taken to the hospital after getting hit in Saturday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.
The NHL fined New York Rangers forward Tanner Glass for hitting Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid in the face with the butt end of his stick at the end of Saturday afternoon's game.
Pittsburgh Penguins forwards Evgeni Malkin and Patric Hornqvist returned to play in Saturday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.
Florida Panthers forward Nick Bjugstad underwent season-ending back surgery on Friday.
Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson was fined $2,000 by the NHL on Friday for a second diving offense.
There is always speculation about coaching changes at this point of the NHL season.
St. Louis Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk is set to return for Saturday's game against Columbus after missing nearly two months with an abdominal injury.
The Buffalo Sabres activated forward Patrick Kaleta from injured reserve on Thursday.
The New York Rangers will go with Cam Talbot in goal on Thursday night in Ottawa instead of Henrik Lundqvist, who will be in uniform for the first time since suffering a vascular injury seven weeks ago.
Columbus Blue Jackets forward Jared Boll was suspended three games, without pay, by the NHL on Thursday for an illegal check to the head.
The Boston Bruins on Tuesday pronounced defenseman Dougie Hamilton out indefinitely due to a shoulder injury.
Vancouver Canucks defenseman Chris Tanev has signed a five-year contract extension.
New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist believes he will return to game action later this week after recovering from a vascular injury.
Carey Price is almost certain to win the Vezina Trophy for his spectacular play this season, and the Montreal Canadiens goaltender may wind up with a Hart Trophy on his mantle as well.
Two goaltenders -- Winnipeg Jets netminder Ondrej Pavelec and Tampa Bay's Ben Bishop -- along with Ottawa Senators forward Kyle Turris were selected as the NHL's top players for the week ending March 22.
The Pittsburgh Penguins revealed on Monday that forward Pascal Dupuis is not likely to return to the lineup this season as he recovers from a blood clot -- even if the Pens enjoy a long run through the postseason.
The Los Angeles Kings recalled former All-Star center Mike Richards from their AHL affiliate in Manchester on Sunday.
The Los Angeles Kings have activated defenseman Alec Martinez from injured reserve.
Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban was fined Friday for diving.
The Philadelphia Flyers announced on Thursday that forward R.J. Umberger underwent successful surgery.
To many hockey lovers, introducing the shootout to the NHL has always been a mistake.
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri was suspended four games, without pay, for an illegal check to the head of Edmonton's Matt Fraser.
The Florida Panthers have signed a four- year affiliation agreement with Portland of the American Hockey League.
The Edmonton Oilers revealed that forward Matt Fraser suffered a concussion as a result of a hit by Leafs forward Nazem Kadri.
New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist has been cleared to begin practicing, the first step towards his return to action for the first time since early February.
Even bad NHL teams go on hot streaks every now and again.
The National Hockey League's 30 general managers are set to recommend that overtime be played in a 3-on-3 format beginning next season, another major change for the extra period made in an attempt to reduce the number of shootouts.
The New York Islanders announced Tuesday that both goaltender Jaroslav Halak and defenseman Lubomir Visnovsky are listed as day-to-day with lower-body injuries.
The New York Rangers will be without forward Martin St. Louis for up to two weeks after he suffered a lower-body injury in Sunday's win against the Florida Panthers.
Columbus Blue Jackets wing Scott Hartnell and goaltenders Cam Talbot of the New York Rangers and Andrew Hammond of the Ottawa Senators were selected as the NHL's top players for last week.
Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby was scratched from the lineup just before Saturday's game against the Boston Bruins.
The Florida Panthers and defenseman Steven Kampfer agreed to terms on a two-year extension Saturday.
Philadelphia Flyers forward R.J. Umberger will undergo surgery next week for hip and abdominal injuries and will miss the remainder of the season.
The National Hockey League on Friday handed down a two-game suspension to Chicago Blackhawks forward Joakim Nordstrom for his action in Thursday's game against Arizona.
The New York Rangers will be without defenseman Kevin Klein for most of the remainder of the regular season after he injured his left arm in Wednesday's game against Washington.
The Columbus Blue Jackets activated defenseman Ryan Murray from injured reserve Thursday.
The New York Islanders signed defenseman Johnny Boychuk to a seven-year contract extension on Thursday.
The Montreal Canadiens likely would be fighting for their playoff lives if not for the guy wearing No. 31 on his sweater.
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced prior to Wednesday's game with the Buffalo Sabres that forward Nazem Kadri will be scratched for two more games due to disciplinary issues.
New York Islanders forward Kyle Okposo is set to return for Tuesday's game against the New York Rangers after missing more than seven weeks following surgery for a detached retina.
Perhaps the last straw for Paul MacLean in Ottawa came back in December when the now-fired Senators head coach said he was "scared to death every day of who we're playing."
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Roman Polak will undergo season-ending hernia surgery, the team announced on Monday.
The Nashville Predators activated defenseman Anton Volchenkov from injured reserve Monday and recalled forward Viktor Stalberg from Milwaukee (AHL).
Toronto Maple Leafs center Nazem Kadri was scratched from the lineup for Monday's game against the Islanders because he was late to a meeting.
Georgetown guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera announced Tuesday that he will forgo his senior season and enter the NBA Draft.
Rick Barnes wasn't out of a job for long.
East Tennessee State has named Steve Forbes as its new men's basketball coach.
George Mason hired Dave Paulsen as its head men's basketball coach on Monday, bringing in the three-time Patriot League Coach of the Year to replace Paul Hewitt.
In hopes of recapturing its past glory in men's basketball, St. John's is turning to one of its all-time greats.
Butler coach Chris Holtmann has signed a contract extension through the 2020-21 season, the school announced Monday.
Louisville coach Rick Pitino said Monday that Montrezl Harrell and Terry Rozier, the team's top two scorers this past season, will both leave school early to enter the NBA Draft.
Virginia Military Institute head men's basketball coach Duggar Baucom resigned Monday to accept the same position at The Citadel.
Fordham hired Eastern Kentucky's Jeff Neubauer as its new head men's basketball coach on Monday.
After sitting out much of the season with a non-life threatening vascular condition, Cincinnati men's basketball coach Mick Cronin has been cleared to return to work, the school announced Monday.
Texas freshman Myles Turner will apparently enter the NBA Draft after one season in college.
Georgia State junior R.J. Hunter is entering the NBA Draft, the school confirmed Monday.
Game One of the College Basketball Invitation championship series tips off Monday night at Gentile Arena as the ULM Warhawks hit the road to face the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers in the start of the best-of-three series.
DePaul has re-hired Dave Leitao as its head men's basketball coach, 10 years after the ending of his first tenure as the Blue Demons' leader.
Texas and men's basketball coach Rick Barnes announced a mutual parting Sunday.
Powerhouses collide in the South Regional final of the NCAA Tournament Sunday when the second-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs take on the top-seeded Duke Blue Devils at Houston's NRG Stadium.
In a matchup featuring the two lowest seeds remaining in the 2015 NCAA Tournament, the Michigan State Spartans and Louisville Cardinal square off on Sunday afternoon in the East Regional Final for the right to head to the Final Four.
Texas coach Rick Barnes has been fired after 17 seasons as coach of the Longhorns, according to multiple reports Saturday.
The road to the Final Four winds through Staples Center on Saturday, as the Arizona Wildcats and Wisconsin Badgers do battle in the NCAA Tournament's West Regional Final.
With a spot in the Final Four on the line, undefeated, and top-seeded Kentucky collides with third-seeded Notre Dame in the Midwest Regional final on Saturday evening at Quicken Loans Arena.
Bradley University named Brian Wardle its new head men's basketball coach on Friday.
Florida junior guard Michael Frazier II announced Friday that he will forgo his final season in Gainesville to declare for the NBA Draft.
St. John's and men's basketball coach Steve Lavin mutually agreed to part ways on Friday.
Murray State has rewarded men's basketball coach Steve Prohm with another contract extension.
Tennessee fired men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall on Friday.
The South Region's final matchup of the Sweet 16 will feature the fifth-seeded Utah Utes and top-seeded Duke Blue Devils battling it out at Houston's NRG Stadium on Friday.
The semifinals in the South Region of the NCAA Tournament begin Friday with a matchup featuring the 11th-seeded UCLA Bruins taking on the second-seeded Gonzaga Bulldogs at Houston's NRG Stadium.
Newly-formed ACC foes mix it up in the East Regional Semifinals on Friday night, as the NC State Wolfpack and Louisville Cardinals square off at the Carrier Dome.
The Michigan State Spartans and Oklahoma Sooners get together in the East Regional Semifinals on Friday night at the Carrier Dome, with the winner moving into the Elite Eight to take on either NC State or Louisville on Sunday.
Dayton men's basketball coach Archie Miller has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him with the school through the 2021-22 season.
Virginia Tech guard Adam Smith, the team's leading scorer this past season, will transfer to another school for his fifth year of eligibility.
Iona has extended the contract of head men's basketball coach Tim Cluess through the 2019-20 season, the school announced Thursday.
Former NBA star Mark Price has been named the next men's basketball coach at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Back in the Sweet 16 for the fourth time in the last five years, the Wisconsin Badgers face a tough test as they take on the North Carolina Tar Heels at Staples Center on Thursday night.
Yet another test featuring familiar faces takes place on Thursday night, as the Xavier Musketeers and the Arizona Wildcats get together in the round of 16 of the NCAA Tournament at the Staples Center.
Sweet 16 action will close out in the Midwest Region on Thursday night, as undefeated and top-seeded Kentucky takes on fifth-seeded West Virginia at Quicken Loans Arena.
The NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 gets underway on Thursday evening at Quicken Loans Arena, as third-seeded Notre Dame and seventh-seeded Wichita State play for the right to move into the Midwest Regional final this weekend.
Current Charlotte Hornets assistant coach Mark Price will reportedly be named the next men's basketball coach at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
LSU sophomore forward Jarell Martin said Wednesday he will forgo his final two seasons of eligibility and enter the NBA Draft.
Nevada named former NBA coach Eric Musselman as its new head men's basketball coach on Wednesday.
Wisconsin guard Traevon Jackson, who has not played since Jan. 11 due to a broken foot, will be a game-time decision for Thursday's NCAA Tournament game against North Carolina.
UAB head men's basketball coach Jerod Haase, who guided the Blazers to the 2015 Conference USA Tournament championship and into the third round of the NCAA Tournament, has received a new six-year contract worth $1 million per year.
North Carolina forward Kennedy Meeks participated in the non-contact portion of practice on Wednesday, with his status for Thursday's Sweet 16 game against Wisconsin likely to be a game- time decision due to a sprained left knee.
After six exhilarating days of basketball, the NCAA Tournament field has dropped to 16 participants.
Kansas State has dismissed sophomore guard Marcus Foster and freshman guard Tre Harris from its basketball program.
Arizona State has fired men's basketball coach Herb Sendek.
North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said forward Kennedy Meeks did not practice Monday because of a sprained knee and might not be available for the Tar Heels' NCAA Tournament game Thursday against Wisconsin.
Ben Howland has been named the new men's basketball coach at Mississippi State, the university announced Monday night.
The Kennesaw State men's basketball team will enter next season under its third coach in five years after the school announced Monday that it fired Jimmy Lallathin.
Illinois-Chicago has hired Indiana assistant Steve McClain as head men's basketball coach.
Much of the lead-up to this year's championship will be about this being the 15th anniversary of Payne Stewart's victory at Pinehurst. Stewart was tragically killed just over four months later in a plane crash.
He hit the ball well in his return from back surgery at Congressional, but his short game was rusty and he missed the cut by four strokes. His victory at Royal Liverpool, also referred to as Hoylake, was his second straight Open Championship title, and third overall.
The 2014 golf season got off to roaring start for one player and another player dominated the late part of the schedule, while several others were great throughout.
The 2014 PGA Tour season had different players in starring roles at different points in the season, and that made for some great action.
The PGA of America announced the dates for the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota.
Guys like Sergio Garcia and Ian Poulter are virtually unstoppable every two years when the Ryder Cup rolls around. Those two have a combined record of 28-11-4 in their 10 Ryder Cups.
Henrik Stenson, the third-ranked player in the world, continues to play with wrist pain that he has been dealing with since last year. No. 4 Jason Day hasn't played since winning the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, while No. 5 Phil Mickelson is battling the newest injury.
Woods beat May by one stroke in that extra session to repeat as champion, but there is a chance neither player will tee it up this week.
There are quite a few stars scheduled for the 25th anniversary of the American Century Championship but only one real hero.
Alabama rolled to a 4-1 win over Oklahoma State on Wednesday claim the NCAA Men's Golf Championship for the second straight year.
Days after being beaten and robbed, Robert Allenby announced on Tuesday that he has withdrawn from this week's Humana Challenge.
Oscar David Alvarez closed with a 3-under 69 on Sunday and he held on for a 1-shot win at the TransAmerican Power Products CRV Abierto Mexicano.
Annika Sorenstam stole the show from some of sports and entertainment's biggest names Friday on the beach of south Lake Tahoe.
The greatest female golfer to ever play the game is coming out of retirement this week. But she's not returning to the LPGA Tour, instead she'll be playing against a group of "washed up athletes", to quote former quarterback Billy Joe Tolliver, in the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship.
The 25th American Century Championship has a different twist when compared to the first 24 versions, as former LPGA superstar Annika Sorenstam makes it a battle of the sexes at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.
After days of speculation, Tiger Woods went through his normal warm-up session Thursday morning and has teed off in his first round at the PGA Championship.
Sang-Moon Bae held on to earn his second win on the PGA Tour Sunday at the Frys.com Open and that 2-shot victory propelled him into the top 100 in the world rankings.
Rafael Becker fired a 7-under 62 in Sunday's final round and he won the Aberto do Brasil by three strokes.
Former PGA Tour player and current Golf Channel analyst Notah Begay III is recovering from a heart attack that he suffered last week.
Less than one day after he made insensitive remarks, the PGA of America has relieved president Ted Bishop of his duties.
Thomas Bjorn and Richard Sterne both withdrew from the U.S. Open Championship on Wednesday due to injuries.
Michael Block birdied the second playoff hole Wednesday to beat Jamie Broce and win the PGA Professional National Championship.
The BMW Championship will return to Crooked Stick Golf Club in 2016, tournament officials announced on Tuesday.
The 2018 BMW Championship will be played at Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, tournament officials announced on Wednesday.
Steven Bowditch earned his first PGA Tour title on Sunday, and that helped the Australian make a huge jump in this week's world golf rankings.
Jamie Broce carded a 1-under 71 on Tuesday to extend his lead to three strokes at the PGA Professional National Championship.
Jamie Broce managed an even-par 72 on Monday and that gave him the lead after two rounds of the PGA Professional National Championship.
Michael Buttacavoli parred the third playoff hole on Sunday to defeat Rich Cochran III and win the Dominican Republic Open.
After winning his first regular PGA Tour event on Sunday, Angel Cabrera made a big jump in this week's world rankings.
Ty Capps parred the third playoff hole Sunday to defeat Tommy Cocha and win the Roberto De Vicenzo Invitational Copa NEC.
World Golf Hall of Fame member and golf pioneer Charlie Sifford passed away at the age of 92.
Tim Clark earned his first victory in four years at the Canadian Open on Sunday, and that win moved him inside the top 100 of this week's world rankings.
Tommy Cocha closed with a 3-under 69 on Sunday and he hung on to win the Mazatlan Open.
When the term horses for courses is used in golf, Fred Couples at Augusta National is one of the first thoughts that comes to mind.
Ben Crane hung on for a 1-shot victory at the St. Jude Classic on Sunday, and that vaulted him to 101st in this week's world rankings.
Two-time Masters champion Ben Crenshaw will play Augusta National just one more time competitively.
Jason Day defeated J.B. Holmes, Harris English and 2014 champion Scott Stallings in a playoff to win the Farmers Insurance Open Sunday, and that victory helped vault Day into the No. 4 spot in the world rankings.
Jason Day withdrew from next week's Players Championship on Friday as he is still recovering from a thumb injury.
Defending champion Jason Dufner withdrew from the PGA Championship after 10 holes on Thursday with neck issues.
Matias Dominguez carded a final- round, 1-under 71 on Sunday and he went on to win the Latin America Amateur Championship by one shot.
Dustin Johnson reportedly failed a third drug test and that is apparently the reason he is taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour.
Dustin Johnson announced on Thursday that he is taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour.
Rafa Echenique and Emilio Dominguez combined to fire a 9-under 62 on Sunday and they won the Bridgestone America's Golf Cup by one stroke.
Julian Etulain fired a final- round, even-par 72 on Sunday and he was able to hang on and win the Peru Open by three shots.
Julian Etulain closed with a 3-under 69 on Sunday and won the Panama Classic by two strokes.
Matt Every outlasted Henrik Stenson to successfully defend his title at the Arnold Palmer Invitational on Sunday and that victory propelled him up to No. 40 in the world rankings.
PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem announced on Thursday small tweaks to the FedExCup system.
Jorge Fernandez-Valdes fired a final-round, 2-under 72 and he earned a 2-shot victory at the Abierto de Chile.
Jim Furyk will be the final competitor in the PGA Grand Slam of Golf.
(SportsNetwork.com) - Peter Oosterhuis announced his retirement from broadcasting on Friday after 20 years as a golf analyst for CBS Sports and Golf Channel.
The United States men's national team succumbed to yet another late goal on Tuesday, playing to a 1-1 draw with Switzerland in a friendly match at the Stadion Letzigrund.
Nicklas Bendtner scored a hat trick, including two goals in the final seven minutes, to lift Denmark to a 3-2 friendly win over the United States at Nrgi Park.
Christen Press and Julie Johnston scored first-half goals on Wednesday as the United States women's national team knocked off France, 2-0, at the Algarve Stadium to win the 2015 Algarve Cup.
The United States women's national team made it two wins from two games at the Algarve Cup on Friday as the team scored three times in the second half of a 3-0 win over Switzerland.
Carli Lloyd netted a pair of goals in the second half to lift the United States women's national team to a 2-1 comeback win over Norway in their opening match of the Algarve Cup.
Alex Morgan's first-half strike proved to be the winner on Friday as the U.S. women's national hung on for a 1-0 win over England in an international friendly at the Stadium MK.
The United States men's national team claimed a 2-0 friendly win over Panama on Sunday at the StubHub Center behind first- half goals from Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey.
For the first time in 17 meetings, France notched a win over the United States women's national team, beating the Americans, 2-0, in a friendly behind second-half goals from Eugenie Le Sommer and Jessica Houara.
Mark Gonzalez netted a second-half double on Wednesday as the U.S. men's national team opened its 2015 campaign with a 3-2 defeat against Chile at the Estadio El Teniente.
Wednesday's match between the United States women's national team and Argentina in the Brasilia International Tournament was postponed because of inclement weather and poor field conditions at the Mane Garrincha Stadium.
United States defender DaMarcus Beasley announced his retirement from national team duty on Monday, releasing a statement via his personal Instagram account.
Brazil came from two goals down to notch a 3-2 win over the United States women's national team on Sunday in the Brasilia International Tournament as Marta scored a hat trick to lead the comeback.
The United States men's national closed out the year with a humiliating 4-1 defeat to Ireland in a friendly match at the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday.
Teofilo Gutierrez scored in the 87th minute to help Colombia complete a 2-1 comeback win over the United States in a friendly at Craven Cottage on Friday.
Carli Lloyd scored two goals and Christen Press added another to lead the United States to a 3-0 win over Mexico in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women's Championship, allowing the Americans to clinch a berth in the 2015 Women's World Cup.
The United States women's national team cruised past Haiti, 6-0, at RFK Stadium on Monday to clinch the top seed in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women's Championship.
Alex Morgan will be unavailable for the remainder of the United States national team's CONCACAF Women's Championship due to a left ankle sprain, it was revealed Saturday.
The United States women's national team rolled a 5-0 victory over Guatemala on Friday in their second CONCACAF Women's Championship group stage match, but suffered a major loss as star forward Alex Morgan was injured in the first half at Toyota Park.
The United States women's national team opened its CONCACAF Women's Championship slate with a 1-0 defeat of Trinidad & Tobago in Group A action at Sporting Park on Wednesday.
For the second time in a week, the United States conceded a late equalizer as Maynor Figueroa scored in the 86th minute for Honduras to help his team to a 1-1 draw in a friendly on Tuesday.
Landon Donovan played 40 minutes and then waved goodbye to international soccer on Friday at Rentschler Field as the United States and Ecuador played to a 1-1 draw in a friendly.
The United States women's national team cruised past Mexico in a friendly match on Saturday by claiming an 8-0 win at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Alejandro Bedoya netted the only goal of the match on Wednesday as the United States men's national team earned a 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic in an international friendly at the Generali Arena.
United States men's national team goalkeeper Tim Howard announced on Thursday he will take an extended hiatus from international competition.
The United States women's national team marked its first-ever meeting with Switzerland with a convincing victory as the Americans marched to a 4-1 win at WakeMed Soccer Park on Wednesday.
The United States did well to emerge from the "Group of Death," but the Americans are keen on making further waves in the World Cup, starting with Tuesday's clash with Belgium at the Arena Fonte Nova.
United States striker Jozy Altidore will dress and be available for selection when the Americans face Belgium in the round of 16 on Tuesday.
They had to do it the hard way, but in the end it was job done for the United States on Thursday as the Americans advanced to the knockout round of the World Cup for the second consecutive tournament despite falling to Germany, 1-0, at the Arena Pernambuco.
Jozy Altidore scored on either side of the intermission on Saturday as the United States completed a sweep of a trio of pre-World Cup matches with a 2-1 win over Nigeria at EverBank Field.
The United States men's national team continued its preparations for the 2014 World Cup on Sunday by notching a 2-1 win over Turkey in a friendly at Red Bull Arena.
The United States broke out in a major way in the 2002 World Cup, ousting Mexico en route to a quarterfinal exit at the hands of Germany, but they took a step back in 2006 by claiming just one point from their three matches in the group stage.
Mix Diskerud and Aron Johannsson scored inside the final 15 minutes on Tuesday as the United States men's national team came away with a 2-0 victory over Azerbaijan in an international friendly at Candlestick Park.
United States men's national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has released his 23-man roster for the 2014 World Cup, and the most glaring omission was Landon Donovan.
Jill Ellis was named the head coach of the United States women's national team on Friday as U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati removed the interim tag Ellis has held since April after the departure of Tom Sermanni.
United States national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann released his 30-man preliminary roster for this summer's World Cup, and the most glaring omission was forward Eddie Johnson.
Sydney Leroux scored in the 78th minute at Investors Group Field on Thursday to help the United States women's national team salvage a 1-1 draw in a friendly match with Canada.
Carli Lloyd scored a pair of first-half goals to help the United States women's national team to a 3-0 friendly win over China at Qualcomm Stadium on Thursday.
U.S. Soccer announced late Sunday that Tom Sermanni has been relieved of his duties as head coach of the U.S. women's national team.
Goals from Lauren Holiday and Megan Rapinoe helped the United States women's national team to a 2-0 win over China in a friendly on Sunday.
The United States men's national team surrendered a pair of second-half goals on Wednesday and settled for a 2-2 draw with Mexico in an international friendly at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Reigning IndyCar Series champion Will Power claimed the pole for Sunday's season-opening race, while his teammates, Simon Pagenaud, Helio Castroneves and Juan Pablo Montoya, qualified second through fourth to give Team Penske a sweep of the first two starting rows.
IndyCar teams have been familiarizing themselves with the new aero kit in preseason testing earlier this month. In Friday's first practice session for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Team Penske driver and reigning series champion Will Power, in his Chevy-powered car, topped the time charts with a lap around this 1.8-mile, 14-turn street circuit in 1 minute, 1.4709 seconds (105.416 mph). His teammates, Juan Pablo Montoya and Helio Castroneves, were second and third, respectively, on the charts. Jack Hawksworth, driving for A.J. Foyt Enterprises this season, was the quickest Honda driver, placing sixth.
Seven months after running its last race, the Verizon IndyCar Series is back on track with its 2015 season opener this weekend on the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida.
IndyCar Series drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan as well as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitors Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson gave Chip Ganassi Racing the victory in Sunday's 53rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
The IndyCar schedule for 2015 will feature a total of 17 races, highlighted, as always, by the Indianapolis 500 in May.
Team Penske announced on Monday that Simon Pagenaud will drive a new fourth car for the racing organization in the IndyCar Series, beginning with the 2015 season.
IndyCar Series rookie driver Mikhail Aleshin sustained injuries when he was involved in a serious multi-car accident during Friday night's final practice session at Auto Club Speedway.
Helio Castroneves won the pole position and earned a bonus point, while his Team Penske teammate and championship leader, Will Power, qualified 21st for Saturday night's IndyCar Series season-ending race at Auto Club Speedway.
Power currently holds a 50-point lead over Castroneves, while Pagenaud trails by 81 points. Castroneves earned a bonus point for winning Friday' qualifying at Fontana. Power qualified 21st, and Pagenaud placed 13th.
Will Power added a bonus point to his championship lead in the IndyCar Series by winning the pole for Sunday's race at Sonoma Raceway.
Power, who scored his 24th career IndyCar win but just his third on an oval, increased his points lead from four to 39 over Helio Castroneves, his Team Penske teammate, at Milwaukee.
Will Power will start on the pole for Sunday's IndyCar Series race after topping the charts in qualifying at The Milwaukee Mile.
With the Milwaukee Mile, Sonoma Raceway and Auto Club Speedway left on the 2014 IndyCar schedule, Power holds only a four-point lead over Helio Castroneves, his teammate at Team Penske.
Sebastien Bourdais dealt with wet track conditions and topped Josef Newgarden in the closing seconds of Saturday's qualifying to win the pole for the IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Helio Castroneves from Team Penske currently holds a 13-point lead over second-place and teammate Will Power. Castroneves has one victory this season, which came in the second race of the weekend doubleheader at Detroit in June. The week prior to Detroit, he was the runner-up in the Indianapolis 500, finishing only 0.06 seconds behind race winner Ryan Hunter-Reay.
Persistent rain forced IndyCar Series officials to postpone Saturday's race 1 of the Honda Indy Toronto weekend doubleheader until the following day.
Sebastien Bourdais will start on the pole for the first race in the Honda Indy Toronto weekend doubleheader after topping the charts in Saturday morning's qualifying.
Scott Dixon won the pole for Saturday's 300- lap IndyCar Series race, while his teammate, Tony Kanaan, qualified second to give Chip Ganassi Racing a sweep of the front starting row at Iowa Speedway.
Andretti Autosport has won five of the seven races at Iowa, including the last four (Tony Kanaan 2010, Marco Andretti 2011, Ryan Hunter-Reay 2012 and James Hinchcliffe 2013).
Juan Pablo Montoya will start on the pole in an IndyCar Series race for the first time after winning Saturday's qualifying for the Pocono IndyCar 500 at Pocono Raceway.
Helio Castroneves will start on the pole for the second race in the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston weekend doubleheader after posting the fastest lap in Sunday morning's qualifying.
Simon Pagenaud will start on the pole for the first race in the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston weekend doubleheader after topping the charts in Saturday morning's qualifying.
Team Penske driver Helio Castroneves is very happy that changes have been made to that area of the circuit after he was a victim of circumstance there in both races last year. Track workers grinded a bump that was in turn 1. The bump had caused damage to Castroneves' car in the first and second events.
With every passing day, it seems instant gratification is becoming more of a human necessity rather than a luxury.
Will Power won the pole for Saturday night's Firestone 600 and added another point to his lead in the IndyCar Series championship standings by topping the charts in Friday's qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway.
With the win, Castroneves climbed up to second in the IndyCar championship standings, 19 points behind Power.
Takuma Sato will start on the pole for Sunday's second race in the IndyCar Series doubleheader weekend at Detroit's Belle Isle Park after topping Helio Castroneves in qualifying.
Helio Castroneves won the pole position for the first race in the IndyCar Series doubleheader weekend in Detroit, while Indianapolis 500 champion Ryan Hunter-Reay qualified 21st after brushing the wall in Saturday morning's qualifying session.
After beating Helio Castroneves to the finish line by only 0.060 seconds, Hunter-Reay collected $2.49 million for his victory in the Indy 500. He also took over the lead in the championship point standings. Hunter-Reay holds a 40-point advantage over Will Power. Castroneves trails by 54.
Chip Ganassi Racing drivers Tony Kanaan and Scott Dixon led the way in Friday's final practice session for the Indianapolis 500.
Six drivers in the 33-car field have won the prestigious 500-mile race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the past -- Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon, Tony Kanaan, Buddy Lazier, Juan Pablo Montoya and Jacques Villeneuve.
Ed Carpenter is an Indianapolis native, a graduate of Butler University and now a two-time Indianapolis 500 pole winner.
Kurt Busch escaped injury during a hard crash into the wall during Monday's practice session for the Indianapolis 500.
Ed Carpenter will start on the pole position for the Indianapolis 500 in consecutive years after topping James Hinchcliffe in the final day of qualifying on Sunday.
Kurt Busch will start on the outside of row 4 in the May 25 Indianapolis 500, as he will attempt to become the first driver in a decade to do the Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double on the same day.
Ed Carpenter topped the charts in Saturday's first day of qualifying for the Indianapolis 500, as he will attempt to win his second straight pole position for this prestigious race on Sunday.
Kurt Busch has a lot of drive time ahead of him within the next couple of weeks, as he readies himself for an attempt to run in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on May 25.
The start of Saturday's inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis was marred by a horrifying accident involving pole sitter Sebastian Saavedra as well as rookies Carlos Munoz and Mikhail Aleshin.
Sebastian Saavedra claimed his first pole position in the IndyCar Series with a surprise win in Friday's rain- soaked qualifying for the Grand Prix of Indianapolis.
Twenty-five teams are on the entry list for the GP of Indianapolis. Two practice sessions were held on the road course on Thursday and a final session on Friday morning. Teams also had a one-day test here on April 30.
IndyCar officials announced on Monday that they are exploring a prospective Verizon IndyCar Series race at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La., a suburb of New Orleans.
IndyCar officials have a habit of not making the best decisions when it comes to racing after it has rained at a track.
Will Power claimed his third pole at Barber Motorsports Park after topping James Hinchcliffe in Saturday's qualifying for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.
Team Penske had been the only team to win an IndyCar race at Barber, with Helio Castroneves taking the checkered flag for the inaugural event in 2010 and then Power scoring the victory here in 2011 and '12.
Ryan Hunter-Reay won the pole position while his teammate, James Hinchcliffe, finished second in Saturday's IndyCar Series qualifying to give Andretti Autosport a front row speed for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Starting fourth, Sato overtook Ryan Hunter-Reay, the 2012 IndyCar champion, for second on lap 23 and then grabbed the lead seven laps later when then leader Will Power made his pit stop. Sato dominated the remainder of the 80- lap race. He held off Graham Rahal before a caution came on the penultimate lap for an incident involving Tony Kanaan. The race ended under caution.