Castroneves Wins Annual Pit Stop Competition

Photo Credit: sports.usatoday.com   Here are the round by round results for the 2016 Indianapolis 500 Pit Stop Competition. In parenthesis beside each driver’s name, I have included their car number, team name, and engine/aero kit manufacturer.   Round 1 (Round of 12): Ryan Hunter-Reay (#28 Andretti Autosport Honda) defeats Matthew Brabham (#61 PIRTEK Team Murray Chevrolet) Graham Rahal (#15 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda) defeats … Continue reading Castroneves Wins Annual Pit Stop Competition

Kanaan Tops Carb Day Practice, Final Practice Before Race

Photo Credit: thecheckeredflag.co.uk Chip Ganassi Racing’s Tony Kanaan topped the final practice session before the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 with a best lap speed of 226.280 miles per hour. He was 1 of 3 Chevrolet-powered cars in the top 4, with Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon (224.606 miles per hour), and Team Penske’s Will Power (224.384 miles per hour). Andretti Autosport’s Carlos Munoz was the fastest driver of … Continue reading Kanaan Tops Carb Day Practice, Final Practice Before Race

Penguins Advance to Stanley Cup for First Time Since 2009; Will Face Sharks

Photo Credit: news.sportslogos.com The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning in what was a heavily intense game 7. The Penguins will be advancing to the Stanley Cup Finals for the third time in the Sidney Crosby era, hoping to claim a 2-1 record in the Cup Finals under Crosby’s rein as leader of the Penguins. Tampa Bay ended up playing world-class player and center, … Continue reading Penguins Advance to Stanley Cup for First Time Since 2009; Will Face Sharks

Best Interior Defenisve Lineman Going into 2016

Photo Credit: espn.go.com 10. Geno Atkins: Atkins improved a lot last year and is one of the best pass rushing defensive tackles. 9. Mike Daniels: Daniels is great at stopping the run and can also rush the quarterback. 8. Kawaan Short: Short was probably the best defensive tackle last season. I don’t think he’ll play as well as last year but he’ll still be great. … Continue reading Best Interior Defenisve Lineman Going into 2016

Jared McCann Trade Proves Canucks are in Trouble

Photo Credit: http://www.hockeysfuture.com On May 25th, the Vancouver Canucks sent almost 20 year-old forward Jared McCann, a second (33 overall) and a fourth (93 overall) round draft pick to the Florida Panthers for 24 year-old defenceman Erik Gudbranson and a fifth (139 overall) round draft pick. Now, this trade doesn’t really seem like much on the outside, but when you look deeper, the GM of … Continue reading Jared McCann Trade Proves Canucks are in Trouble