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Daytona 500’s first female tire changers make history

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) —  This year’s Daytona 500 featured two history-making women working behind the scenes.Brehanna Daniels and Breanna O’Leary became the first women to change tires as part of a pit crew at the legendary race. Daniels also became the first African-American woman to change tires in a pit crew in…read more »

Denny Hamlin wins fiery Daytona 500; women make history in pit crew

wellesenterprises/iStock(DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — The Daytona 500 ended in a wild finish Sunday, and some history was even made in the process.The so-called “Super Bowl of NASCAR” saw a total of five wrecks in the final 20 laps, including one involving 21 cars, which knocked 10 cars out of the race. All of the drivers…read more »

Report: Free agent Mike Moustakas returning to Brewers

Willard/iStock(NEW YORK) — It appears Mike Moustakas will be staying in Milwaukee for at least another year.Citing a league source, ESPN reports the third baseman has agreed on a one-year, $10 million deal with the Milwaukee Brewers. The contract is said to include a mutual option on a second year.Moustakas, 30, had spent his entire…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 2/17/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONTeam LeBron West 178, Team Giannis East 164NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEPittsburgh 6, NY Rangers 5St. Louis 4, Minnesota 0New Jersey 4, Buffalo 1Philadelphia 3, Detroit 1Florida 6, Montreal 3Anaheim 5, Washington 2TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(9) Houston 85, Tulane 50(11) Michigan St. 62, Ohio St. 44St.…read more »

Bengals running back Mark Walton arrested in Miami

Scott Cunningham/Getty Images(MIAMI) — Cincinnati Bengals running back Mark Walton is facing a battery charge after he got into an argument with a couple in Miami. The Miami-Herald reports Watson posted bond and was released from a Miami-Dade County Jail. According to police, Walton’s car was blocking the entrance to the parking garage at his…read more »

Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid resolve collusion grievances with NFL

Paul Marotta/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A Fformer San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid have settled their collusion grievances against the NFL, according to a joint statement released by the players and the league. “For the past several months, counsel for Mr. Kaepernick and Mr. Reid have engaged in an…read more »

Colin Kaepernick, NFL to ‘resolve pending grievances’ in ongoing dispute

Paul Marotta/Getty Images(NEW YORK) —  Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid and the National Football League have “decided to resolve the pending grievances,” according to a joint public statement released by the NFL. “For the past several months, counsel for Mr. Kaepernick and Mr. Reid have engaged in an…read more »

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