In only his second full-time season in the NASCAR Nationwide Series, Sam Hornish Jr. is finding his groove and serving notice to all that he’s a serious title contender. After his victory in last Saturday’s Sam’s Town 300 at Las Vegas, it is evident that he’s on the championship radar now as the series heads [...]
Kyle Busch has returned to his winning ways and could begin a new streak in Saturday’s Sam’s Town 300 – a streak that is more befitting of the 2009 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion and career race wins leader. By winning last Saturday’s Dollar General 200 Fueled by AmeriGas at Phoenix, Busch put an end to [...]
Battle Born, The Killers' fourth album over a decade-spanning career, is a spiritual successor to their sophomore album Sam's Town in that it is a love letter to the band's home state of Nevada.
Bird flu has broken out in three districts of Thanh Hoa province and thousand of birds have been culled.The disease was discovered in Quang Ngu village, Sam Son town, said Pham Van Can, head of the communal Veterinary Centre, on August...Show More Summary
Well, this sucks. Thomas Marth, whom you might remember as the saxophonist from The Killers who made Sam’s Town so damn awesome, apparently shot himself on Monday. The A/V Club reports: Thomas Marth, who recorded and toured with The Killers as a saxophonist for 2008?s Sam’s Town and 2010?s Day And Age, was found dead [...]
Thomas Marth, who recorded and toured with The Killers as a saxophonist for 2008's Sam's Town and 2010's Day And Age, was found dead Monday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his Las Vegas home. The county coroner has now officially ruled his death a suicide. Show More Summary
Tommy Marth, a saxophonist who performed with the Killers, died at his home in Las Vegas on Monday. He was 33. Police have ruled his death a suicide. Marth played with the Killers on Sam's Town and Day and Age, and toured with the band in 2008. "There's a light ... More »
Very sad news today from the world of music: Tommy Marth, the saxophonist for The Killers on albums "Sam's Town" and "Day & Age," was found dead at his home in Las Vegas of an apparent suicide. He was 33. The Killers in Concert A spokeswoman...Show More Summary
Las Vegas Weekly: Marth, a saxophonist who played on The Killers’ second and third albums—2006’s Sam’s Town and 2008’s _Day & Age_—and toured with the band after the release of the latter, also played on albums by The Big Friendly Corporation and Black Camaro and served in Halloween Town’s live lineup for a time. Read and comment. From lasvegasweekly.com.
The American Ethanol No. 3 Chevy made its debut recently at the Las Vegas Nationwide Series Sam’s Town 300 with rookie driver Austin Dillon finishing strong in 7th place. Representatives of American Ethanol partners, the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) … Continue reading ?
(Please Note: My apologies to Troy and everyone else for not getting this posted in a timely fashion, I went out of town for a few days and left my computer sitting in the front hallway by the front door - Bob) Last year it took until race 12 for a Nationwide-only driver to win. Show More Summary
Just one week after 2011 championship runner-up Elliott Sadler sent a message with a return to victory lane at Phoenix, the defending title holder Ricky Stenhouse Jr. returned the favor. Holding off Mark Martin on the final two restarts of the afternoon, Stenhouse’s No. Show More Summary
Kyle Busch Motorsports 33rd at LVMS with Strong Team Effort Native will wait Another Year for NNS Win at Home Track Date: March 10, 2012 Event: Sam's Town 300 (Race 3 of 33) Series: NASCAR Nationwide Series Location: Las Vegas MotorShow More Summary
Mark Martin a Solid Second in Vegas Interstate Batteries Driver Leads 44 Laps in Sam’s Town 300 Date: March 10, 2012 Event: Sam’s Town 300 (Round 3 of 33) Series: NASCAR Nationwide Series Location: Las Vegas Motor Speedway (1.5-mileShow More Summary
I honestly hope that I see more Nationwide-only drivers in the Top 10 and if Phoenix is any indication we just might. But then again Phoenix isn't a cookie cutter D-shaped oval either, you know, the kind that the Sprint Cup drivers excel...Show More Summary
Not much has been said so far leading into the Las Vegas race, but it will be the first Nascar events held there since the death of Dan Wheldon. As much as some would like to believe that Nascar and IndyCar are separate, you can't deny that some will head to the track this week with a black cloud over them. Show More Summary
Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. – Sam’s Town 300 Advance Team: No. 6 Ford Ecoboost Mustang Crew Chief: Mike Kelley Chassis: RK-740 – primary – new Nationwide chassis RK–672 - backup – last ran at Dover – finished first. Stenhouse, Jr – Las Vegas...Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS –February 28, 2012 – In true Las Vegas style, former Mayor Oscar Goodman will serve as grand marshal for the Sam’s Town 300 Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Saturday, March 10. Goodman, currently the Host...Show More Summary