Ryan Newman suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries in Daytona crash

From ESPN News Services: DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Ryan Newman was involved in a scary crash on the final lap of the Daytona 500 on Monday and was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. NASCAR delivered the news nearly two hours after Newman was extricated from his car and said he is in serious condition at Halifax Medical Center. The wait for the update was excruciating for fellow NASCAR drivers and fans across auto racing who spent the time wondering how seriously Newman was hurt. Safety crews rushed to Newman’s No. 6…

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Ryan Newman taken to hospital after last lap crash

From ESPN News Services: Ryan Newman was taken directly to a local hospital after a fiery crash on the final lap of Monday’s Daytona 500. Newman had surged into the lead on the final lap when runner-up Ryan Blaney‘s bumper caught the back of his Ford and sent Newman hard right into the wall. His car flipped, rolled, was hit on the driver’s side by another car, and finally skidded across the finish line engulfed in flames. It took several minutes for his car to be rolled back onto its wheels. Newman,…

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Kyrie Irving elected VP of NBAPA

Say what the media will , often times pejoratively, about Kyrie Irving, it seems his fellow players in the NBA hold him to a certain level of esteem as he was elected Vice President of the NBA Players Association, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. He replaced Pau Gasol, whose three-year term expired.

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Better images of the New Balance The Kawhi

The Kawhi is the first official New Balance signature shoe of Kawhi Leonard. It sports a white upper with multicolored midfoot panels on the medial and lateral sides. Kawhi’s “K” logo is found on the tongue and his signature on the upper heel with a 3D-printed logo on the lower heel and a seismograph reading on the medial and lateral sides of the ankle collar. This upper sits atop a white midsole and multicolored outsole. The New Balance Kawhi will see a limited release in the spring of 2020 and…

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“Mr. Swackhammer” LeBron 17 dropping soon

This latest addition to the LeBron 17 “Space Jam” collection is in inspired by Mr. Swackhammer. For those who are too young, or didn’t see the original Space Jam, Mr. Swackhammer is the owner of the intergalactic amusement park Moron Mountain who tried to kidnap the Looney Tunes and Michael Jordan to help his struggling park. It sports a bright volt upper with multicolor woven in that wraps the heel that is somewhat reminiscent of the outer appearance of the failing amusement park. On the insole is the Space Jam…

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Check out these images of the “UNC” Air Jordan 3

The “UNC” Air Jordan 3 is a new colorway of the classic silhouette that is slated to make its retail debut in March. Taking a lot of its visual cues from the tar heels PE, it sports a white leather upper with the iconic elephant print overlays on the toe and wrapping the heel. Navy and valor blue are found on the lace holes, with an embroidered Jumpman, instead of the UNC logo, on the tongue and navy branding on the rear heel. This upper sits atop a white and…

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