Mario Andretti among those in racing world watching USA-Russia this morning

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This morning’s USA-Russia Men’s Hockey game in the Sochi Winter Olympics was crazy.

And its draw included those in the racing world, including the one and only racing legend, Mario Andretti.

Andretti tweeted at the start and then after the game, when T.J. Oshie’s final goal went in during the shootout to deliver the USA a victory 3-2 over the Russians.

Not the first time Andretti’s used the word “amazeballs” in a tweet, either.

Some of the other tweets from those in the racing world watching the game include…

Video highlights from Sunday’s Dakar Rally Stage 8: Bikes, Cars, Quads, Trucks

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Sunday’s Stage 8 of the Dakar Rally brought the race into the final country it will compete in, Argentina.

Monday’s Stage 9 was cancelled after bad weather made course conditions impassible for racing. Stage 10 picks up Tuesday morning. The overall Rally ends Saturday.

Here’s some of Sunday’s key video highlights:


Antoine Meo wins Stage 8.


Simon Vitse wins Stage 8.


Stephane Peterhansel wins Stage 8.


Dmitry Sotnikov wins Stage 8.