WILL HAMLIN’S INJURY AFFECT HIS 2010 SEASON?

The big story right now is Denny Hamlin's injury. We are seeing a lot of discussion out there wondering whether his 2010 start will be just as good as his 2009 ending. Some of the PR from the Joe Gibbs camp is that this will be no problem.Let's compare some recent examples of NASCAR injuries. In 2009, Carl Edwards broke his right foot in September.  In the following twelve races after the injury (the last twelve of 2009), he had three Top Tens, and a total of ZERO Top Fives. His average ...

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GREATEST FAN COMMERCIAL – EVER

That is exactly the seat I would want if I found myself going 200 mph on a NASCAR track. This was created by a fan for a NASCAR commercial contest, which he obviously lost. He may not have a prize reward, but he will always have his dignity.BusinessWeek sports power list (Bloomberg)I am glad this is not my garage (Break)2010 athlete WAG awards (Bleacher Report)Danica Patrick to appear on CSI: Mooresville (TV Watch)25 funny tombstones (Holy Taco)Check out the MMA FightPicker (Cage Potato)Gallery: ...

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A FEW MOMENTS WITH NED JARRETT

Ned Jarrett in car 11 races to the outside of Jim Paschal at Nashville in 1961.Timing is everything. We tend to remember when it didn’t go our way. The bad memories can linger for years. As I get older I choose to recall better times and the nice moments in life that fall into my lap. At a recent dinner, through sheer chance, my timing was perfect. And I got to chat with Ned Jarrett. Attending a reception before the night’s main program near the Charlotte area brought a nice oppor ...

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BEHOLD, THE MMA FIGHTPICKER

Our brothers over at CagePotato are launching their first social media game, MMA FightPicker, which allows users to compete against each other in weekly pools, predicting the outcomes of MMA fights. A full explanation of what the game is and how it works can be found here. So if you are an MMA fan … well, you probably aren’t even reading this anymore. You are checking out the game. Miss you.    Not an MMA fan? I encourage you to check out MMA FightPicker anyway. If yo ...

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LOLNASCAR: TONY (MONTOYA) STEWART

Once again, thanks to LOLnascar, I don't even know who these guys are anymore. Related links:The secret to Jimmie Johnson's successToo much informationKyle's big planElvis Earnhardt Jr.You were warnedWho's the boss?Who you calling rookie?The Junior bailoutCalm down, DennyMark Martin and the InternetsBrad CauseawreckskiLa-la-la I can't hear youSay hello to my little friendThe 28-year-old virginEstrada!Another boring raceUnlike Juan Pablo Montoya, All Left Turns is beloved in Sacrame ...

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