Dale Earnhardt Jr
With two major events taking place this weekend in Florida, I thought one sport came up short while the other exceeded expectations. NASCAR showed the NBA that this is how you throw a party. So where did basketball go wrong and where did racing go right (or left if you really want to get technical about it)?
I might be a bit biased because I am a huge Dale Earnhardt Jr fan, but my favorite sports moment in the aftermath of 9/11 was Junior’s win at Dover on September 23, 2001.
The last time Dale Earnhardt Jr. won a race was coincidentally the exact same weekend Tiger Woods captured his last major victory (U.S. Open at Torrey Pines – San Diego, CA.) on June 15th, 2008. […]
I’m not writing this in defense of Dale Earnhardt Jr’s winless streak. The truth is his performance has been disappointing and he should be winning races. However, the truth isn’t that he should be winning as many championships as his daddy.
Mac Attack 05/31/11:Jeff Hammond of FOX/Speed joined the guys to recap the crazy finish in the Coke 600.
On Sunday, February 18th, 2001 (10 years ago to the day) I was driving back to Mobile, Al from Tuscaloosa.
I have an 88 sticker on the back of my truck. I also own three Dale Jr shirts, and have an 88 hat. Hell, I even have an old Bud 8 Coffee Mug. Clearly I’m […]
NASCAR has lost some fans in the last few years. Attendance is down and ratings have suffered. But I would argue the product has gotten a lot better. Double file restarts, Green-white-checkered finishes, and all […]