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Lead Lap: Gettin’ Dirty

SACRAMENTO- CBS Sports 1140- If Stockton 99 Speedway was looking for a way to draw fans to their first big national series event next Friday night (3/22), there’s not much bigger draw than a NASCAR […]


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Lead Lap: Phoenix Rising

  SACRAMENTO – CBS Sports 1140 – Following up on the Daytona 500, NASCAR heads for Phoenix this weekend.  What Daytona lacked in excitement, Phoenix makes up for in mystery. The new “Gen-6” car proved […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/02/2013

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Sports Blog: Heated Heart

Watching the Kings/Heat game yesterday, I couldn’t help but notice the intensity our young team brought to the defending NBA Champions. Even when they were down with a few minutes to play, they literally willed their way back to force overtime.

CBS Sacramento–02/27/2013

Sacramento Kings owners George, Gavin and Joe Maloof watch their team take on the Los Angeles Clippers on February 28, 2011 at ARCO Arena. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sports Blog: Rise And Fall Of The Maloof Ownership Era

It really is tough to imagine such a dramatic change in public perception than the one the Maloof family has undergone in their time as owners of the Sacramento Kings.


NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 03: Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers walks off the field after losing against the Baltimore Ravens in Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sports Blog: Painful Loss But A Bright Future

Watching the San Francisco Forty-niners line up on the Baltimore 5-yard line with just under 3 minutes left in the Super Bowl, it occurred to me that maybe the Ravens should consider letting them score […]


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Sports Blog: Welch Earns Her Tour Card

Roseville’s Kim Welch succeeded in earning her LPGA tour card this week, no small feat for the traveling 29-year-old pro golfer. Welch is best known for winning the Golf  Channel’s “Big Break: Ka’anapali” competition a few years ago. She  […]


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - NOVEMBER 19: Head coach Jim Harbaugh talks to Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter against the Chicago Bears at Candlestick Park on November 19, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

‘Colin’ The Wrong Play?

The quarterback controversy in San Francisco is officially over. Forget the intentional grounding penalty that gave the Rams their first points, or the ill-advised pitch over Ted Ginn’s head, resulting in the Rams only touchdown. Let’s ignore Kaepernick’s […]


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Deuce’s Dish: Jimmer On The Floor Early

By Sean Stanfield (Twitter @1140thefan) Much like the Kings best player (of late), Deuce gets the night off so I’ll fill in and hope to serve up some perspective on what happened at Sleep Train […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/01/2012

Sac State Win

Sports Blog: A Kick For Sac State

For the second year in a row, the Sacramento State Hornets have beaten a Pac-12 team on the final play of the game. This  year it was walk-on kicker, Edgar Castaneda, nailing a 30-yard field goal […]


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Sports Blog: Knapp For Raiders

Watching the painful display that was the Oakland Raiders home opener, I couldn’t help but notice former CBS13  intern Greg Knapp on the sidelines calling plays for the silver and black. Yes, Greg is the […]


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Sports Blog: Watching Watney With The Best

Here we are in the third week of the PGA FedEx Cup playoffs and Sacramento sports fans get to enjoy one of their own playing side by side with the likes of Tiger Woods and […]