1. Crashed For Cash: Jeff Gordon's Strong All-Star Performance Falls Short

    Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jeff Gordon is known by many monikers, including "Wonderboy," "The Kid," and "The Rainbow Warrior...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 730 reads 34 comments

  2. Racing Without a Petty: NASCAR Racing Without Its Royal Family

    One look at the picture and you will instantly recognize it as that of the late Adam Petty, whose life was tragically cut short in a practice crash at the New Hampshire International Speedway on May 12, 2000...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 1,832 reads 22 comments

  3. Dropping The Hammer: A Preview Of The Sprint All-Star Race at Lowe's

    One of the most anticipated events of the NASCAR Sprint Cup season is nearly here, as fans, drivers, and teams gear up for this Saturday night's 25th annual All-Star race at the Lowe's Motor Speedway...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 227 reads 8 comments

  4. Why I Became a Writer at Bleacher Report

    Fate can work itself in unique and mysterious ways. Whether it's how we meet our lifelong friend, reach a career crossroad, or encounter a realization that greatly shifts and shakes ...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 281 reads 18 comments

  5. On Your Side: Nationwide Gets a Sip of Tea At Richmond

    Following last Saturday's action-packed Aaron's 312 at Talladega Superspeedway, the NASCAR Nationwide Series tour heads to Richmond International Raceway for some short-track action under the lights, Friday night style...

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  6. Dropping the Hammer: A Preview of the Russell Friedman 400 & NASCAR News

    With Adrenaline April coming to an eventful end, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series tour strikes it up with Manic May at the Richmond International Raceway for this Saturday night's Russell Friedman 400 presented by Crown Royal...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 144 reads 0 comments

  7. Dropping the Hammer: A Preview of the Aaron's 499 at Talladega

    Which track on the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series offers high speed and close quarter racing that pits 43 of the best stock car drivers within mere inches of each other? That racing facility is the 2...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 543 reads 6 comments

  8. Will Jamie Mac Be Coming Back? McMurray's Future with Roush in Doubt

    When the checkered flag unfurled over the No. 40 Coors Light Dodge during the UAW-GM Quality 500 in Oct. 13, 2002, the winner that evening was hailed as "NASCAR's next superstar...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 774 reads 10 comments

  9. Dropping The Hammer: Phoenix "Marks" The Spot As Martin Wins At PIR

    The team was the same, but the driver who pulled into Victory Lane was a throwback to the grittier days of the NASCAR Sprint Cup series...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 327 reads 4 comments

  10. NASCAR Then and Now: Why Jeff Gordon Was Public Enemy No. 1

    Looking back to my first years as a NASCAR Sprint Cup racing fan, I was always curious as to why Jeff Gordon was the most polarized figure in the sport...

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  11. Red Sox Nation: Is It Time To Press the Panic Button?

    In this young Major League Baseball season, these may be the thoughts making their rounds across Red Sox Nation: "Oh my God, Dice-K's on the DL!" "David Ortiz hasn't gone yard yet!" "Jon Lester ...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 263 reads 22 comments

  12. Dropping the Hammer: A Preview Of the Subway Fresh Fit 500 at Phoenix

    Adrenaline April reboots for the NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit, as the series heads to Avondale, AZ, for this Saturday night's Subway Fresh Fit 500 at the Phoenix International Raceway...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 264 reads 4 comments

  13. Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers: A Tale of Two Cities, Pt. 1

    Author's Note: This will be the first of a six-part series focusing on a new feature/collaboration series of articles by Yvette and myself...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 516 reads 6 comments

  14. Five Things We've Learned So Far in the 2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup Season

    With seven events completed in the 36-race in this year's NASCAR Sprint Cup season, the 2009 edition of America's most elite stock car racing series looks to be one filled with a healthy dose of storylines...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 266 reads 9 comments

  15. The Boston Marathon: A Race Where the Human Will and Story Wins

    For 112 years, the grueling 26.2 miles in this Bay State spectacular has tested athletes of all abilities with their will, stamina, and endurance to conquer one of the world's most prestigious marathons...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 312 reads 6 comments

  16. Andretti and Petty Pair Up For Indy 500: Dynamic Duo Equals Win?

    Andretti and Petty fans have a reason to smile this Memorial Day weekend, when the two racing dynasties unite once more to compete in the 98th Indianapolis 500...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 165 reads 18 comments

  17. Jeff Gordon's 10 Most Memorable Career Victories

    Jeff Gordon's victory at Texas Motor Speedway marked the end of two significant obstacles in the four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion's career. Gordon ended a 47-race winless streak that stretched back to Oct...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 1,209 reads 28 comments

  18. Remember the J-Go: Gordon Ends 48-Race Winless Streak at Texas

    A lot has happened since Oct. 13, 2007. From Barack Obama's victory in the presidential race in 2008, the Boston Celtics finally winning their once elusive 17th NBA title, and the ...

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  19. Michael Waltrip Racing: NASCAR's Most Improved Team on the Circuit

    A year ago, Michael Waltrip Racing made the highlight reels across the States—for all the wrong reasons...

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  20. Frantic February: The Sporting World's Most Premier Month of the Year

    April may be the time of the year when the spring season truly starts as nature reawakens from winter's wrath, from the trees sprouting new leaves and the sounds of baseball bats, stock car engines, ...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 49 reads 5 comments

  21. NASCAR and the Sunday Schedule: Whatever Happened to Early Afternoon Races?

    As the 2005 song "I Summon You" by Spoon goes, "Remember the weight of the world, it's the sound that we used to buy," I recall the first races that I watched back in the early 1990s that forever changed my life...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 149 reads 10 comments

  22. Can Points Leader Jeff Gordon Clear a Texas-Size Hurdle at TMS?

    For fans and fantasy racing owners who follow every NASCAR Sprint Cup race, Jeff Gordon often gets the nod to contend for the race win on a weekly basis...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 126 reads 14 comments

  23. Dropping The Hammer: A Preview Of the Samsung 500 at Texas Motor Speedway

    It's hard to believe that the Texas Motor Speedway has been on the NASCAR circuit for the past 12 years. The 1.5-mile facility has been quite the fixture in the sport for its high speed action ...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 263 reads 8 comments

  24. Brady Who?: A Patriots Fan's Perspective Into the Debut of An NFL Icon

    Have you ever had one of those crazy sports predictions where you see an unproven player and get the feeling that they would become the next big star in their sport? The first time ...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 481 reads 15 comments

  25. Ambrose Not So "Little": Solid Finish Translates to Top 25

    Among the feel-good stories from the Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway this past Sunday was the 14th-place finish of Marcos Ambrose, driver of the No. 47 Little Debbie Toyota Camry fielded by JTG-Daugherty Racing...

    Rob Tiongson Written by Rob Tiongson about over 5 years ago 102 reads 12 comments