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Stewart Will Not Race At MIS

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Brooklyn, MI) -- Tony Stewart will not race this weekend at Michigan International Speedway. Stewart-Haas Racing announced that Jeff Burton will drive Stewart's number-14 car in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400. Stewart did not take part in last Sunday's NASCAR race at Watkins Glen after hitting and killing driver Kevin Ward Jr. with his car in…

Cousins injured in Team USA practice

Posted On August 14, 2014

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins hurt his right knee while colliding with a teammate during a USA Basketball National Team practice. Cousins became entangled with Anthony Davis while scrambling for a loose ball underneath the basket. The Kings star was able to walk off the court under his own power and…

Steelers LS Warren tears meniscus

Posted On August 14, 2014

Latrobe, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Pittsburgh Steelers long snapper Greg Warren suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee on Wednesday, putting the veteran's status for the team's regular season opener in question. Head coach Mike Tomlin confirmed the injury, which occurred during a joint practice with the Buffalo Bills, following Wednesday's session. Warren is tentatively…

Seahawks’ Lynch cleared by police

Posted On August 14, 2014

Bellevue, WA (SportsNetwork.com) - Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been cleared of any involvement in an assault and property damage accusation, the Bellevue Police Department said Wednesday night. "The Bellevue Police Department has determined that Marshawn Lynch was not involved in any way in an alleged assault at a Bellevue apartment reported on…

Red Wings GM Holland signs new four-year contract

Posted On August 14, 2014

Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Red Wings have signed executive vice president and general manager Ken Holland to a new four-year contract that will keep him with the organization through the 2017-18 season. Holland, 58, has been the GM for Detroit since July of 1997. Since that time, Detroit has won more regular season…