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August 12, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Pure Michigan 400
C.J. Radune notes that Martin Truex Jr. and his team have been leaders of positioning themselves to maximize playoff points and chances to win, so they’re early favorites this week.
July 29, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Overton's 400
Martin Truex Jr. leads C.J. Radune’s Lower-Risk lineup at Pocono Raceway because of his consistent racing for Furniture Row week after week.
July 22, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Brantley Gilbert Big Machine Brickyard 400
Pole sitter Kyle Busch gets C.J. Radune’s top spot in the lower-risk lineup. With two consecutive Brickyard wins, Busch knows what it takes to win on the 2.5-mile oval.
July 20, 2017
Brickyard 400 Preview: Motor Racing's Field of Dreams
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Indianapolis where Kyle Busch will look to extend his two-win streak at the Brickyard.
June 21, 2017
Toyota/Save Mart 350 Preview: The Road Course Wild Card
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race at Sonoma as Clint Bowyer hopes to turn his road-course prowess into a win.
June 16, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: FireKeepers Casino 400
C.J. Radune says that driver prices for Michigan allow owners to get a nice selection of top choices without the severe consequences of other weeks. Kyle Larson leads his lower-risk lineup.
June 14, 2017
FireKeepers Casino 400 Preview: Fastest Track in NASCAR
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Michigan as Martin Truex Jr. has been hot on the large ovals this season.
June 9, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Pocono 400
Kyle Larson tops C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup for Pocono Raceway, a triangle-shaped circuit that features three distinctly different corners and long straightaways.
June 8, 2017
Pocono 400 Preview: The Tricky Triangle
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Pocono where the speed of Kyle Larson's No. 42 Chevrolet is undeniable.
June 2, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: AAA 400 Drive for Autism
C.J. Radune likes Jimmie Johnson, who has 10 career victories at Dover International Speedway, for this weekend’s 400-mile battle.
May 12, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Go Bowling 400
C.J. Radune notes that Kansas Speedway is one of the more challenging 1.5-mile tri-ovals on the schedule it favors momentum and handling. Past winner Kevin Harvick leads Radune’s lower-risk lineup.
March 30, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: STP 500
C.J. Radune predicts that nine-time Martinsville winner and current champion Jimmie Johnson will be tough to beat this weekend.
March 29, 2017
STP 500 Preview: Surviving the Brutal Short Track
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at the Martinsville short track where Denny Hamlin is usually the driver to beat.
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.