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New season brings new rules, a new official and new points of education

If there’s one constant in the NBA, it’s evolution. A watchful eye will reveal just how much the game is changing. From the league-wide reshaping of traditional team strategies to the visual look of the game — think updated uniforms and new, relaxed rules on in-game sneakers — the NBA is taking on a new feel for a new era.

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Kyle Larson got an early on-track test of new NASCAR aero rules

Larson ran a Chevrolet set up the new rules during a Goodyear tire test earlier this week at ISM Raceway near Phoenix. The new aero rules, officially announced by NASCAR on Tuesday, feature far less changes on tracks the size of Phoenix (1-mile) but Larson still find some significant differences in the on-track feel. The will be no horsepower changes ...

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Richard Sherman says the NFL is making it impossible to play defense with new rules

Quarterbacks around the NFL have been putting up some eye-popping numbers this season.  For instance, through four weeks, there are still four quarterbacks who are currently on pace to break Peyton Manning’s record for most passing yards in a season (5,477). Including those four, there are seven quarterbacks who are on pace to crack 5,000 passing yards this season, whic… ...

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Will latest rules changes make any difference?

Depending on your view, NASCAR’s low-key reveal of its 2019 Cup Series car specifications Tuesday afternoon is either the first step of a much-needed long-term strategy for the continent’s pre-eminent racing series or one of … Nascar Racing News, Photos, Stats, Scores, Schedule & Videos

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NASCAR reveals 2019 rules package for Cup Series

There will be two primary packages and their use will be tailored to specific tracks. A combination of a smaller tapered spacer to reduce engine horsepower to a target goal of 550 (about 150hp more than was used in this year’s All-Star Race) and front aero ducts will be used on a majority of speedways 1-mile in distance or more ...

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Steve O'Donnell: New aero rules “in the best interest of the sport”

“Let me dispel the myth that NASCAR is interested in pack racing everywhere,” Steve O’Donnell, NASCAR’s executive vice president and chief racing redevelopment officer, said Tuesday. “That is not at all what this package is. “This package is to take the best from the short tracks, the best from the superspeedways and meet in between. Do we want more cars ...

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Court rules Melinda Karlsson doesn't have to disclose cyberbullying evidence

An Ontario Superior Court Justice has denied an application from Monika Caryk to force Melinda Karlsson to turn over information outlining why Karlsson believes Caryk was responsible for a cyberbullying campaign.   In May, Karlsson, wife of former Senators’ captain Erik Karlsson filed an order of protection against Caryk, the fiancée of former Senator Mike Hoffman. Karlsson claime… CBC | ...

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Judge rules jersey sales again in 2018

For the second time in as many seasons in his Major League career, Aaron Judge was the player whose name fans most wanted to wear on their backs, Major League Baseball announced on Friday. Judge ranked No. 1 among a list of 20 that was released by MLB, followed by Astros second baseman Jose Altuve, Cubs infielder <span class="token token-playerCa… ...

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14-second clock after offensive rebound among new NBA rules

The shot clock will be reset to 14 seconds after offensive rebounds next season, down from 24, and the NBA has made alterations to two other rules. The clear-path foul was simplified and the definition of a hostile act expanded for purposes of triggering an instant replay review. The changes were approved unanimously by NBA owners Friday. A team grabbing ...

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