Rivers moving into whole new world after joining Colts

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Philip Rivers walked into a whole new world at training camp this year. Masks became standard fare. A slow, finely-turned ramp-up to padded practices became all t...

Colts Leonard continues to use perceived snubs as motivation

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Darius Leonard finds motivation in every snub. When he was dubbed one of the worst draft selections of 2018, the Indianapolis Colts linebacker responded by winnin...

Pacers playoff hopes could hinge on Oladipo's decision

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers are restarting this season the same way they opened it — fielding questions about Victor Oladipo's status. They are hoping to have an answer by...

NHRA tries to find financial footing after COVID-19 shutdown

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (AP) — Two-time Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan heard the stories throughout the pandemic-forced shutdown. Furloughed crew members sought out odd jobs to pay bil...

Mahomes' big bet on football pays off with $503 million deal

Patrick Mahomes risked everything when he opted for football over baseball. Turns out, he got baseball money anyway. One day after the former two-sport star got a 1...

Harvick takes advantage of Hamlin's crash to win Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Harvick turned up the heat on Denny Hamlin late in the Brickyard 400. And on a cooling track, Hamlin's worn tires simply gave out. With th...

Briscoe wins 2nd straight to complete dream weekend at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chase Briscoe put on four new tires during a late pit-stop Saturday, then held off AJ Allmendinger and Austin Cindric over the final five laps to win the first Xfinity Series race ...

Dixon breaks through at Indianapolis with victory in GP

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Scott Dixon finally made his second trip to Indianapolis Motor Speedway's victory lane. Twelve years after winning his only Indianapolis 500 on the Brickyard's hi...

Knocked out of Brickyard, Johnson copes at home with virus

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jimmie Johnson and his family took every precaution to avoid coronavirus. They washed their hands frequently, diligently followed the face-mask guidelines and eve...

Power's play puts Penske back in front for Indianapolis GP

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power brought back normalcy to Indianapolis on Friday. Finally. After a two-month race delay and a one-month hiatus between IndyCar's first...

Paint schemes go political as NASCAR season heats up

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Many a fan is quick to insist they do not like politics in their sports — no kneeling, no raised fists, no T-shirt messages. Just the game or event, please and thank you. ...

Brogdon, Parker, Len all reveal they have coronavirus

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NBA expected positive coronavirus results to happen once players began undergoing mandatory tests, and three players revealed Wednesday they are dealing with COVID-19. ...

Earnhardt Jr. headlines NASCAR's 2021 Hall of Fame class

Dale Earnhardt Jr. spent his whole life chasing meaningful rewards. He waited longingly for a pat on the back from his famous father, worked diligently to generate compliments from c...

For father battling cancer, a graduation to victory lane

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jacob Foxworthy and his parents waited patiently as their car crawled through pit road at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on this most unusual of graduation days. Whe...

Colts hoping for lucrative payoff from betting big on Rivers

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Frank Reich jumped right into research mode when he knew Philip Rivers would hit free agency. The Indianapolis Colts coach studied tapes of Rivers' throws from an...