Jimmie Johnson's name spelled wrong on Brickyard 400 pit wall

Not the best way to start the day for Jimmie Johnson at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leads ahead of Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany during the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at the Hungaroring racetrack near Budapest, Hungary, Sunday, July 24, 2016.(AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

Lewis Hamilton takes points lead with win in Hungary

Lewis Hamilton leads the points for the first time in 2016 after winning Sunday's Hungarian GP.

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - JULY 26: Cars race by during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 26, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images)

Everything you need to know about the Brickyard 400

Before NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers take the green flag, here's everything you need to know about today's Crown Royal 400 at The Brickyard.

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - JULY 26: Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 Skittles Toyota, leads a pack of cars during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crown Royal Presents the Jeff Kyle 400 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 26, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images)

All hype aside, who really has what it takes to win today's race?

If Tony Stewart or Jeff Gordon are to win today's race at Indianapolis, they're going to have to beat some tough teams.

2016 FIA World Endurance Championship, Nurburgring, Germany. 22nd-24th July 2016, Timo Bernhard / Mark Webber / Brendon Hartley - Porsche 919 Hybrid World Copyright. Jakob Ebrey/LAT Photographic

Race updates from the Six Hours of Nurburgring

Keep up to date with all the racing action from the Six Hours of Nurburgring.

Jul 23, 2016; Boston, MA, USA; Minnesota Twins left fielder Eddie Rosario (20) hits an RBI single during the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

Twins outlast Red Sox for 11-9 win

On a wild night at Fenway Park the Minnesota racked up 15 hits in an 11-9 win over the Boston Red Sox.

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Thunder sign Spanish guard Alex Abrines

The team announced the move Saturday

WNBA withdraws fines for players who wore black shirts during pregame protests

"While we expect players to comply with league rules and uniform guidelines, we also understand their desire to use their platform to address important societal issues," WNBA president Lisa ...

Warriors fans get a glimpse of super team in USA's exhibition win

Golden State Warriors fans got a glimpse of their new "super team" as Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green helped Team USA win its opening exhibition 111-74 over Argentina on ...

Gregg Popovich taking a selfie with a Kobe fan makes for an odd photo

Pop's the last person we expected to take a selfie with anyone. But someone in a Kobe jersey?

Pelicans sign Jones for 1 year, Frazier for 2 years

NEW ORLEANS (AP) The New Orleans Pelicans say they have signed free-agent forward Terrence Jones and re-signed guard Tim Frazier.

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Sabres' Evander Kane charged with harassment for bar incident

Sabres' Evander Kane charged with harassment for bar incident

Coyotes sign defenseman Schenn to a 2-year contract

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) The Arizona Coyotes have signed Luke Schenn to a two-year contract.

Rangers sign Chris Kreider to 4-year contract

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Rangers have signed forward Chris Kreider to a four-year contract that will pay him an average of $4.625 million.

Defenseman Jonathan Racine re-signs with the Florida Panthers

The Florida Panthers have re-signed defenseman Jonathan Racine to a one-year, two-way contract.

Avalanche, forward Mikhail Grigorenko agree to 1-year deal

DENVER (AP) The Colorado Avalanche agreed to a one-year deal with forward Mikhail Grigorenko on Wednesday.

Former Lightning forward Brad Richards retires

Former Tampa Bay Lightning forward Brad Richards has decided to retire after 15 NHL seasons. Richards played his first 6 NHL seasons with the Lightning, finishing 2nd in the Rookie of the Year voting ...

Brad Richards retires after 15 seasons in NHL

The longtime NHL center announced his retirement Wednesday in a press release from the NHLPA.

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St. Louis Rams give fans 1 more chance to relive memories

ST. LOUIS (AP) Six months after Stan Kroenke took away their football team, more than 40 former St. Louis Rams players and coaches took to the field Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome for a ...

Bengals release safety Taylor Mays

CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals released safety Taylor Mays on Saturday, five days before the team reports for the start of training camp.

Suggs, Steve Smith among 6 Ravens on PUP list

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) Baltimore Ravens standouts Terrell Suggs, Steve Smith and Elvis Dumervil are among six players who will start training camp on the physically unable to perform list.

Bears offensive lineman Nate Chandler retires at 27

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) Chicago Bears offensive lineman Nate Chandler has retired at age 27.

Drew Brees: I haven't heard from Saints about my contract in 3 months

Saints quarterback says his contract negotiations with the team have ground to a complete halt.

Report: Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell missed several drug tests

Bell missed two games last season for violating the NFL's substance-abuse program.

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Twins outlast Red Sox for 11-9 win

On a wild night at Fenway Park the Minnesota racked up 15 hits in an 11-9 win over the Boston Red Sox.

Davies shuts down Cubs, leads Brewers to 6-1 win

Zach Davies pitched 6 1/3 innings and allowed just three hits to help the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs.

Giancarlo Stanton, Jose Fernandez help Marlins bounce back against Mets

Giancarlo Stanton homered and had his first four-hit game since 2012, driving in three runs to give Jose Fernandez all the support he needed, and the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 7-2 on ...

White Sox scratch Chris Sale from start for 'clubhouse incident'

This amid rumors that Chicago is looking to trade the left-hander.

Pirates rookie pitcher Glasnow forced from second start

PITTSBURGH (AP) Pittsburgh Pirates rookie right-hander Tyler Glasnow was removed from his second major league start in the fourth inning Saturday with an undisclosed injury.

Phillies catcher Rupp leaves game after getting hit in ear

PITTSBURGH (AP) Philadelphia Phillies catcher Cameron Rupp left the game in the third inning Saturday after being struck on the left ear flap of his batting helmet by a pitch from Pittsburgh ...

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Police say UF linebacker helped stop sexual assault

Police say a University of Florida football player helped stop the rape of an unconscious woman behind a trash bin outside a bar.

A Florida football player reportedly stopped a sexual assault behind Gainesville bar

Gators linebacker stops a sexual battery in progress while on the job at a bar in Gainesville, Florida.

Denny Green remembered by those he mentored and taught

There is a great appreciation for the lessons instilled by the coach.

UNC gets 1-week extension to respond to 5 NCAA charges

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) North Carolina will wait another week before responding to five NCAA charges.

Dino Babers working to get Syracuse used to his offense, back to relevancy

Syracuse's Dino Babers calls the learning curve with his offense "like I'm watching reruns of Gilligan's Island"

Notre Dame unveils bizarre 2016 Shamrock Series uniforms

These aren't your typical Irish uniforms.

Gov. Greg Abbott demands Houston in any Big 12 expansion

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is demanding that the University of Houston be included in any expansion of the Big 12 Conference.

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Jimmie Johnson's name spelled wrong on Brickyard 400 pit wall

Not the best way to start the day for Jimmie Johnson at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Everything you need to know about the Brickyard 400

Before NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers take the green flag, here's everything you need to know about today's Crown Royal 400 at The Brickyard.

All hype aside, who really has what it takes to win today's race?

If Tony Stewart or Jeff Gordon are to win today's race at Indianapolis, they're going to have to beat some tough teams.

Torrence tops qualifying in Mile-High NHRA Nationals

Defending Top Fuel event winner Steve Torrence took the No.

Van der Zande, Popow win at Lime Rock Park

Renger van der Zande and Alex Popow raced to their IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory of the season Saturday in the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park.

Kyle Busch rolls to another dominating XFINITY win at Indy

Kyle Busch leads all but one lap in running the table once again in Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Kyle Busch wins NASACAR Xfinity Series race at Indy _ again

Kyle Busch led all but one lap Saturday to win the NASACAR Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis for the second straight year.

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Rio Athletes Village faces leaks, power outages; Australia refuses to move in

Thousands of athletes arriving for the Rio de Janeiro Olympics could find major plumbing and electrical problems in their rooms at the Athletes Village with the games opening in just under two weeks.

IOC decides against complete ban on Russians from Rio Olympics

DEVELOPING: There will be no blanket ban on Russians competing in the Rio Olympics, the International Olympic Committee decided on Sunday morning, according to the AP, which cited a source.

Brazil police arrest at least 10 in possible ISIS-linked Rio Olympics attack plot

Brazilian police arrested 10 people who allegedly pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group on social media and discussed possible attacks during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, officials said ...

IOC to consider banning Russians from Rio after track and field athletes lose appeal

Now that Russian track and field athletes have failed in their effort to have their Olympic ban overturned, it's up to the IOC to decide whether to kick the entire Russian team out of the games ...

Russian track team loses appeal to overturn Olympic ban

The Olympic committee considering whether any Russian teams will be allowed to compete

Olympian Shawn Johnson explains why a gold medal isn't her highest goal

Gymnast Shawn Johnson on God, faith and the Olympics.

Ban imminent? IOC seeks legal advice on removing Russia from Rio Olympics

International Olympic officials will "explore the legal options'" for a potential total ban on Russia from the games in Rio de Janeiro, and are taking measures to punish athletes and ...

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Valentina Shevchenko upsets Holly Holm at UFC Chicago

Valentina Shevchenko put on her best performance to date Saturday at UFC Chicago

Edson Barboza crushes Gilbert Melendez with brutal kicks in decision win at UFC Chicago

Edson Barboza dynamic striking was on display Saturday in Chicago

Felice Herrig submits Kailin Curran in the first round at UFC Chicago

Felice Herrig showed off her awesome jiu-jitsu Saturday night in Chicago

Eddie Wineland finishes Frankie Saez with vicious third-round TKO

Eddie Wineland is still walking around with dynamite in his hands.

Watch the UFC Chicago weigh-in

UFC stars hit the scale today in Chicago

UFC announces cast of champions for The Ultimate Fighter season 24

Find out which champions from around the world made the cut

Jose Aldo says 'spies' comment was a 'jab' at Conor McGregor

Jose Aldo says his "spies" comment was taken way too seriously

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Sunderland finally get their man, hire David Moyes

The Black Cats have tabbed David Moyes to replace Sam Allardyce.

Check out the gorgeous free kicks Sebastian Giovinco scored in a hat trick

The Italian's painful scoring drought is officially over.

Lionel Messi cuts vacation short, returns to Barcelona early for preseason

The Argentine star who retired from international soccer last month appears ready to get the club season started.

Cristiano Ronaldo sets date for return from injury

The superstar may miss the start of the season.

Watch Carlos Blanco belt a long-range stunner against Melbourne Victory

You're not supposed to score from there, but Carlos Blanco did.

Sunderland hires David Moyes to replace Sam Allardyce as manager

Sunderland hires David Moyes to replace Sam Allardyce as manager

How NYCFC and Patrick Vieira turned things around and made the New York rivalry real

Vieira has made the right moves -- and the New York Red Bulls should watch out.

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Blame game follows NBA's removal of Charlotte All-Star game

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The NBA All-Star Game's exit from North Carolina because of a law limiting protections for LGBT people represents some of the worst publicity yet for Republican Gov. ...

OSU officials: Coger died after 40-minute outdoor workout

Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died from an enlarged heart after a 40-minute team workout on the football stadium stairs in hot weather, officials said Friday.

The Latest: Medical examiner: Coger died from enlarged heart

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) The Latest on the death of an Oklahoma State basketball player (all times local):

Kentucky basketball got hit with an NCAA violation thanks to Drake

You won't believe what Kentucky did to get themselves in trouble with the NCAA.

The Latest: OSU to examine policies after player's death

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) The Latest on the death of an Oklahoma State basketball player (all times local):

Authorities: OSU's Coger died after stairs workout in heat

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma State basketball player Tyrek Coger died after a team workout on the football stadium stairs during warm temperatures, university officials said Friday.

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