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LONG POND, Pa. Erik Walden Jersey . -- They sat next to each other taking question after question after IndyCar practice, shrugging off the thought that tension might have crept into their everyday lives.For Simon Pagenaud and Will Power of Team Penske -- 1-2 in the driver standings with four races left in the season -- Saturday was just another day at the office at Pocono Raceway.Ive been in that situation before. Nothings changed. We dont talk, Power said, joking. Its good. Its expected, honestly. Every year you come into the season expecting to battle with your teammate. I battled Juan (Pablo Montoya) last year. I think the older you get the less you kind of worry about personalities and all that. It doesnt matter. When you get on the track, the best car is going to win. Its as simple as that.Pagenaud began the season with five straight top-two finishes that included three wins and outraced Power at the end of the last race, at Mid-Ohio three weeks ago, for his series-leading fourth victory.Power has made a steady march back after qualifying first for the season-opener at St. Petersburg and then being forced to sit the race because of concussion concerns. In the past five races, hes duplicated Pagenauds start, winning three times and finishing in the runner-up spot twice, to trim Pagenauds lead to 58 points as the teams prepare for Sundays 500-mile race at the tricky triangle-shaped track.Were going to have to be teammates for a long time, hopefully, Pagenaud said. We come to the track every week. If we dont get along, its going to be a nightmare. We both want to be fighting for the championship. We all want to fight against each other for the championship. That means our cars are the best. I think its the perfect situation. Theres really no point hating each other.Pagenaud barely avoided wrecks in Saturdays morning practice that collected Ryan Hunter-Reay and Penske teammate Montoya. The Frenchman later qualified 14th, his worst qualifying performance of what has been a banner season. Power will start eighth, while teammate Helio Castroneves, third in the standings and within striking distance of the top spot if his teammates have problems, will start fourth.That could be very good for us tomorrow, Castroneves said. The championship is still alive.The series resumes next week in Texas, which will be completed after being called because of rain in mid-June. Thats bad news for Joef Newgarden, fourth in points. He was leading the race when he crashed and wont be allowed to finish it.Im going to be there to support the team. Ive already finished where I finished there, said Newgarden, who trails Pagenaud by 120 points. I would have been crashed out of the race. If the rain didnt come, we finish the race, this would have been a done thing. Its only odd because its never happened before. This is unprecedented.If all goes according to plan, even with Texas, yeah, I think theres a possibility (to win the title), Newgarden said. You never know.For Power, as the season dwindles his mind still wanders back to St. Petersburg.You cant dwell on it, he said. It happened, and it was probably going to be a pretty good race for me. I was starting on pole. It was a huge chunk of points lost.If I win the championship it would not even be a factor. Ten points, though, would haunt me.Haunting, too, is the memory of Justin Wilson, who died a year ago after being hit in the helmet by debris from a late-race crash at Pocono. Pocono Raceway has painted the letters JW on the track at the finish line, Union Jacks are flying at half-staff in honor of the Englishman, and countless fans and crew members wore special socks created in his honor.Its hard to keep your mind off things when everybodys talking about it so much, Graham Rahal said. You just really want to come here and just focus on the job at hand, not what happened last year.Clearly, for a lot of us that were close to him, its tough because every time you drive down pit lane, youre reminded. Every time you look at somebodys socks youre reminded, which is a great thing in its own right. But as a driver, you need to be able to get in and do your job.---AP Auto Racing Website: www.racing.ap.org---Follow Kekis on Twitter: www.twitter.com/Greek1947 Eric Weems Jersey . According the Toronto Star, a knee injury will keep Sundin out of the lineup, which includes former teammates Gary Roberts, Darcy Tucker, Tie Domi and Curtis Joseph. Marcus Mariota Jersey . 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SILVIS, Ill. -- Wesley Bryan took the lead in the rain-delayed John Deere Classic on Friday, five days after earning a PGA Tour card with his third Web.com Tour victory of the year.Bryan played 26 holes in 10 under Friday at TPC Deere Run, birdieing three of the final holes to finish off a first-round 66 and shooting a 64 in the second round to reach 12-under 130.Been hitting the ball great all week, really the last couple weeks, Bryan said. Struck it well, made the putts when I needed to, and here we are.Area favorite Zach Johnson faced a long day Saturday after not even getting onto the course Friday.Play resumed five hours late at noon after nearly 2.4 inches of rain overnight -- on top of the inch Thursday morning that delayed play 3 1/2 hours Thursday morning and afternoon. Because of the wet conditions, the players were allowed use preferred lies in the fairways in the second round.Bryan has made a fast rise since focusing on tournament golf last year after working as a trick-shot artist with brother George. The 26-year-old former South Carolina player dominated the Web.com Tour this season, winning in Louisiana, Mexico and Kansas and earning $449,392 in 13 starts.Just knowing that Ive been in contention and been able to hit the shots that I needed to on that level, I mean, theres a lot of really good players out there, and its just as hard to win a golf tournament out there as it is out here, I presume, Bryan said. Just knowing that Ive been there and been able to hit the shots under pressure, I think should help me out moving forward.In his bogey-free second round that began on No. 10, Bryan birdied five of the last seven holes in the on his opening nine, and added birdies on the par-5 second and par-3 seventh. Josh Kline Jersey. The second round I was able to fire at a lot more flags just because we had ball in hand, Bryan said. The course is not really that long, so got a lot of short and mid-irons into these greens, and the ball is just hitting and stopping, you dont really have to worry about it spinning back too much.Theyre soft enough to where theyre just kind of hitting and reacting, really, really soft. So was able to fire at a few more flags that maybe I wouldnt have normally gone after.Steve Marino was a stroke back after rounds of 66 and 65.Im happy to be done, Marino said. Cant wait to get out of this shirt. Its just so humid out there. ... I played really well today. I played really well yesterday. Finally, feel like Im starting to come around. Its been a struggle all year. Its nice to kind of see things coming together.Tom Gillis shot 64-68 to reach 10 under. Kyle Stanley was 9 under after rounds of 67 and 66.Johnson opened with a 65 on Thursday. The 2012 tournament winner and two-time major champion is from nearby Cedar Rapids, Iowa.Playing partner Steve Stricker had a 70 on Thursday. The 49-year-old Stricker, a former University of Illinois player from Wisconsin, won the event in 2009, 2010 and 2011.NCAA champion Aaron Wise was 3 under overall with three holes left. Making his PGA Tour debut as a pro, the former Oregon player won a PGA Tour Canada event two weeks ago in Edmonton, Alberta.Jordan Spieth chose not to defend his title because he didnt think it would be appropriate in light of his decision to skip the Rio Olympics. Wholesale Authentic JerseysWholesale NFL JerseysCheap NFL Jerseys AuthenticCheap Jerseys 2018Cheap Nike NFL JerseysWholesale Jerseys 2020Jerseys From China ' ' '