Found January 16, 2013 on With Leather:
PLAYERS: Danica Patrick
Divorce is never cause for celebration, unless it involves Olivia Wilde in a year or so – sorry, Jason Sudeikis, we love you but… it’s an Internet thing – and it pains me to bring more light to the recent news that NASCAR’s first lady of turning left, Danica Patrick, and her husband, that guy who she married, are indeed calling quits after seven years. Patrick and Paul Hospenthal, if that is his real name, filed in Arizona, where a couple can get divorced for any reason under the sun, so I hope they go with something cool like, “Refusal to Invest in Shark Fighting League”.Unfortunately, they went with a boring reason, as the Sporting news reported first:Danica Patrick filed for divorce on Jan 3. in the Superior Court of Arizona, citing an “irretrievably broken” marriage with her husband, Paul Hospenthal.Sort of like how my heart was irretrievably broken when Wilde got engaged to Sudeikis. But back to this announcement, someone’s getting taken to the cleaners, right?Patrick stated in...

Reports: Patrick has filed for divorce

Danica Patrick's split with her husband looks to be official. The NASCAR Sprint Cup rookie filed for divorce from husband Paul Hospenthal on Jan. 3 in the Superior Court of Maricopa County (Ariz.), according to multiple reports. The reports state that, in the filing, Patrick cited her marriage as "irretrievably broken." The filing also states that the couple has a...

Danica Patrick's divorce made official

Danica Patrick announced her divorce from husband Paul Hospenthal on her Facebook page. She said the two have amicably decided to end their marriage. (if there truly is such a thing?) Hospenthal is a physical therapist who met Patrick while treating her for a non-racing injury. The two were married in 2005, and he is 17 years older than the 30-year-old NASCAR driver. “I am sad...

Danica Stays With #10, TBR Picks Up #7’s Bob Pockrass reports that since Robby Gordon, user of the #7 since 2005, will not be running full-time in 2013 his number is up for grabs. It was widely believe that Danica Patrick’s Sprint Cup team would pick it up since she used the number in the Izod IndyCar Series and recently in the NASCAR Nationwide Series. She will not, and instead it is Tommy Baldwin...
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