Post Tagged with: "toronto"

  • Scott Dixon thrust himself into the championship picture by sweeping the weekend doubleheader in Toronto. (Photo: Greg Cote/IndyCar)

    Dixon sweeps Toronto doubleheader

    Indy Car July 14, 2013 at 7:05 pm

    Scott Dixon scored a weekend sweep in the IndyCar Series doubleheader on the streets of Toronto with a dominating performance in the second race on Sunday. Dixon, who won the pole for race 2 on Saturday and then took the checkered flag for race 1 later that day, led 81 […]

     
  • Scott Dixon won the Toronto opener, flanked by Sebastian Bourdais (L) and Dario Franchitti. (Photo: Chris Jones/IndyCar)

    Dixon holds off Bourdais to win Toronto opener

    Indy Car July 14, 2013 at 8:18 am

    Scott Dixon won Saturday’s first race in the IndyCar Series’ weekend doubleheader on the streets of Toronto after holding off Sebastien Bourdais in a two-lap shootout to the finish. Dixon passed Bourdais for the lead with eight laps remaining. An incident involving Alex Tagliani forced the final caution and setup […]

     
  • IndyCar set for Toronto doubleheader

    IndyCar set for Toronto doubleheader

    Indy Car July 12, 2013 at 9:15 am

    The Sports Network The IndyCar Series will hold its second doubleheader of the season this weekend on the streets of Toronto. Last month, a doubleheader was held at Detroit’s Bell Isle Park. Mike Conway won the first race (Saturday), and Simon Pagenaud scored his first career victory in IndyCar in […]

     
  • (From L) Scott Dixon, Chip Ganassi, Charlie Kimball, Dario Franchitti. (Photo: Chris Jones/IndyCar)

    Pocono a pleasant surprise for IndyCar and Ganassi

    Indy Car, Rake's Take July 9, 2013 at 11:13 am

    In any other year, a Ganassi 1-2-3 sweep wouldn’t be considered that big a surprise. But in a season where Chip Ganassi Racing and other Honda teams find themselves on the wrong side of the power equation in IndyCar racing, it was a return to form perhaps a week earlier […]

     
  • IndyCar and Ernie Banks: Let’s Play Two

    IndyCar and Ernie Banks: Let’s Play Two

    Indy Car, Rake's Take June 5, 2013 at 11:37 am

    Baseball hasn’t been a sport (at least at the major league level) where playing two has been a good thing in decades. It’s seems the IndyCar series could be embracing the role of the doubleheader in its sport. Early results were very good from the first two-day/two-race event, the Dual […]

     
  • No time to panic for Pacers, but no time to waste

    No time to panic for Pacers, but no time to waste

    Brunos Blog, Pacers February 12, 2013 at 12:04 pm

    Jeff Pendergraph called it “creepy déjà vu.” You can’t help but wonder if it’s something more than that, or just one of those aberrations that tend to occur in the days leading up to the All-Star break, when players’ minds sometimes drift toward the tropical getaways that await. A team […]

     
  • Raptors have Pacers’ number again, snap home streak

    Raptors have Pacers’ number again, snap home streak

    Pacers February 8, 2013 at 10:53 pm

    Indianapolis (TSN) – Few teams have had the Indiana Pacers’ number at Bankers Life Fieldhouse this season, but the Toronto Raptors haven’t had many problems there at all. Rudy Gay’s go-ahead jumper with 1.7 seconds remaining in overtime lifted the Raptors to their second triumph in Indianapolis this season, a […]

     
  • Streaking Pacers host revamped Raptors

    Streaking Pacers host revamped Raptors

    Pacers February 8, 2013 at 11:08 am

    Indianapolis (TSN) – The Indiana Pacers are making life miserable for visiting teams this season and will begin a stretch of five straight home games, starting with Friday’s bout with the Toronto Raptors. Indiana has ripped off 15 straight victories at Bankers Life Fieldhouse and is 20-3 at home this […]

     
  • Pacers keep rolling at home, rout Pistons 98-79

    Pacers keep rolling at home, rout Pistons 98-79

    Pacers January 30, 2013 at 10:18 pm

    Indianapolis (TSN) – Roy Hibbert recorded a double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds on Wednesday, as the Indiana Pacers pounded the short-handed Detroit Pistons, 98-79, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Tyler Hansbrough and Lance Stephenson also posted double-doubles, with Hansbrough tallying 14 points and 11 rebounds, and Stephenson adding 12 […]