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March 2, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500
C.J. Radune says that Jimmie Johnson is the obvious choice for this week’s lineup. Johnson has dominated this race in the past, with five total wins including victories in 2015 and 2016.
February 20, 2017
NASCAR Draft Kit: Updated 2017 Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor revisits his 2017 driver rankings with a February update before Daytona, but Joey Logano is still on top.
January 11, 2017
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2017 Track Specialists
Mark Taylor scouts the track specialists, and there's few better on NASCAR's bull-ring short tracks than Kevin Harvick.
November 17, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Ford EcoBoost 400
For the final race of the season, C.J. Radune chooses Carl Edwards to lead his lower-risk lineup based on the fact that Edwards has the best statistics at Homestead among his championship competitors.
November 16, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Ford EcoBoost 400
In C.J. Radune’s final higher-risk lineup of the season he’s giving Kurt Busch a chance, as the former Homestead winner Busch has been threatening to win as the season has progressed.
October 30, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Johnson Scores Ninth Martinsville Win
By winning the Goody’s Fast Relief 500, Jimmie Johnson secured his spot in the final four for the the Sprint Cup Championship.
October 27, 2016
Goody's Fast Relief 500 Preview: The Round of 8
Mark Taylor analyzes the Round of 8 of the Chase for the Cup as Kyle Busch looks to continue his recent success at Martinsville.
October 26, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Goody's Fast Relief 500
C.J. Radune says that veteran Jeff Gordon, a nine-time Martinsville victor and the defending champion of this week’s race, has a golden opportunity to cement his legendary status this weekend.
DraftKings NASCAR: Goody's Fast Relief 500
Jimmie Johnson is included in C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup for this week’s race in Martinsville for Johnson's success at the track, including two wins in the last 10 races there.
October 20, 2016
Alabama 500 Preview: Separation Sunday
Mark Taylor analyzes this weekend's finale for the Round of 12 as the Chase cuts the down to eight cars, raising the stakes for the likes of Brad Keselowski, a four-time Talladega winner.
October 13, 2016
Hollywood Casino 400 Preview: Round of 12 Continues
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's Round of 12 race in the Chase for the Cup as Jimmie Johnson looks to keep it going after roaring back to life last week.
DraftKings NASCAR: Hollywood Casino 400
As the defending winner of this week’s race and a driver who always seems to do well on the Kansas track, Joey Logano is a key component of C.J.’s lower-risk lineup.
October 12, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Hollywood Casino 400
Is Kyle Busch’s trouble with Kansas Sprint Cup races well behind him after his win there earlier this spring? That’s what C.J. Radune is banking on with his higher-risk lineup.
October 5, 2016
Bank of America 500 Preview: Let the Round of 12 Begin
Mark Taylor analyzes the second round of the Chase for the Cup as Martin Truex Jr.'s championship chances are growing by the day.
September 29, 2016
Citizen Soldier 400 Preview: Cut to the Round of 12
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race at Dover as we advance to the next round of the Chase where Kevin Harvick hopes to keep the good luck rolling.
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Citizen Soldier 400
C.J. Radune says that Kevin Harvick, as the defending champion of last year’s race, deservedly leads the lower-risk lineup for Dover.
September 28, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Citizen Soldier 400
Although Jimmie Johnson has had a streak of bad luck this season, there’s still hope that he could pull off an upset at Dover, as he has a history of doing well there.
September 22, 2016
New England 300 Preview: Kenseth's Rally Point
Mark Taylor analyzes the next race in the Chase for the Cup as Matt Kenseth looks to continue to be the king of the hill at the Magic Mile.
September 18, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Captures First Chase Win
Martin Truex Jr. took advantage of a late restart to win the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle 400 in the first round of the Chase.
September 15, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400
C.J. Radune says strategy, tire management and clean work on pit road will be factors in winning at Chicagoland. Can two-time track winner Tony Stewart put aside his temper to secure a victory?
September 14, 2016
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400 Preview: Let the Chase Begin!
The Chase for the Cup is here, and Mark Taylor has all the details for the opening race as Denny Hamlin comes to Chicago energized and ready to make a run at his first championship.
DraftKings NASCAR: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 400
It’s the start of the Chase for the Sprint Cup and Kyle Busch sits atop C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup with four consecutive top-10s at Chicagoland Speedway.
September 8, 2016
Federated Auto Parts 400 Preview: Prelude to the Chase
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway where Kevin Harvick is just too good to ignore.
September 5, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Wins Second Race
C.J. Radune explains that despite Kevin Harvick having the best car of the night, it was Martin Truex Jr. who came away with the Bojangles’ Southern 500 victory after a mistake-free race.
September 1, 2016
Bojangles' Southern 500 Preview: The Darlington Stripe
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Darlington where Kyle Busch hopes to rebound in a big way at the track that's too tough to tame.
August 31, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Bojangles' Southern 500
NASCAR takes to the Lady in Black on Sunday as just two races remain before the Chase begins. Brad Keselowski fronts C.J. Radune’s higher-risk line up for the 1.36-mile oval.
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Bojangles' Southern 500
C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup includes some drivers who have struggled in 2016, but have historically been successful at Darlington, including Kevin Harvick, who has three top-fives from the last three races at Darlington.
August 25, 2016
Pure Michigan 400 Preview: Logano Michigan Sweep?
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway where Joey Logano will battle for a spot in the Chase.
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400
For the second week in a row, Joey Logano leads C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup. He’s collected four top-10 finishes in the last five races and will try to score back-to-back Michigan wins.
August 23, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400
Hometown driver Brad Keselowski leads C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup this week. He has been one of the hottest drivers in the series recently and hopes to grab his first win at his home track.