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Michael Vega

Vega is a 25-year veteran of the Sports department. He has covered the Daytona and Indianapolis 500s, Super Bowl, World Series, NBA Finals, NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, NCAA championships, US Open, and the Boston Marathon, a course which he has driven but not yet run.

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MICHAEL VEGA I SUNDAY AUTO RACING NOTES

NASCAR was correct to denounce Confederate flag

By , Globe Staff

Brad Daughtery, the only African-American car owner in Sprint Cup, was offended by the sight of the flag at NASCAR venues.

BC basketball team lands Florida guard Eli Carter

By , Globe Staff

Carter will be playing for his third college after stints at Rutgers and Florida.

MICHAEL VEGA I SUNDAY AUTO RACING NOTES

Busch brothers enjoy banner victories

By , Globe Staff

Kurt and Kyle Busch each won races in Michigan last week, and the wins were significant for different reasons.

Rob Ninkovich to drive pace car at NASCAR race

By , Globe Staff

The Patriots linebacker will get a first-hand look at racing at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.