NEWS & ADVICE
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November 17, 2016
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Crowning the Champion
Mark Taylor previews this week's Sprint Cup finale as Kyle Busch aims to defend his title and take home the 2016 championship at Miami.
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.
November 14, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Logano Snatches Victory in Phoenix
With Joey Logano’s Can-Am 500 victory in the books, the final four drivers for the 2016 Sprint for the Cup are set and ready for the Ford EcoBoost 400 finale at Homestead.
November 10, 2016
CAN-AM 500 Preview: Prelude to the Championship
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Phoenix as Kevin Harvick and his fellow drivers try to claim one of four spots into the Chase finale.
November 7, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Edwards Wins to Advance
Carl Edwards won the rain-shortened AAA Texas 500 to earn one of the three remaining Chase for the Sprint Cup spots.
November 3, 2016
AAA Texas 500 Preview: Homestretch to the Title
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race at Texas as Jimmie Johnson looks to keep the good times rolling in the Chase for the Cup.
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 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.
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
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
RaceDayScore NASCAR: New England 300
With a fantastic start to his Chase for the Sprint Cup in Chicago and two New Hampshire wins, Joey Logano makes the cut for C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup.
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 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.
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.
August 2, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Buescher Scores Unlikely Win
C.J. Radune discusses rookie Chris Buescher’s victory in the rain-delayed Pennsylvania 400, which was cut short on Monday once fog rolled in.
July 26, 2016
RaceDayScore Nascar: Pennsylvania 400
Second in C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup is rookie Chase Elliott, who led the most laps at Pocono earlier this year and finished in fourth position.
July 21, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Brickyard 400
Defending Brickyard champion Kyle Busch heads C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup for this prestigious race in Indianapolis.
July 20, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Brickyard 400
With Kevin Harvick back to his winning ways, C.J. Radune's picks him for the lead-off slot in the safe roster for Indianapolis.
July 14, 2016
New Hampshire 301 Preview: Short Track Change Up
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race at the bullring of New Hampshire, which sets up well for Brad Keselowski, who's known for his short-track resume.
July 7, 2016
Quaker State 400 Preview: Saturday Night Shootout
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's Sprint Cup race at Kentucky where defending champ Kyle Busch is again a top contender under the lights.
July 1, 2016
Coke Zero 400 Preview: Fourth of July Fireworks
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's Sprint Cup race at Daytona where superspeedway specialist Dale Earnhardt Jr. tops the contenders list.
June 22, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Toyota Save Mart 350
At Sonoma Raceway, where track position is key, C.J. Radune likes 2010 winner Jimmy Johnson for his lower-risk lineup.
June 21, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Toyota Save Mart 350
C.J. Radune notes that passing is at a premium at Sonoma, which means qualifying is an important exercise for the drivers this week, including previous winner Kyle Busch.
June 9, 2016
FireKeepers Casino 400 Preview: Fastest Track in NASCAR
Mark Taylor has the inside info on this week's Sprint Cup race at Michigan's two-mile oval where Joey Logano made his mark last season.
June 8, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: FireKeepers Casino 400
Michigan has been a good track for Carl Edwards throughout his career, which is why he leads C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup this week.
June 7, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Busch Saves Fuel, Wins at Pocono
C.J. Radune’s discusses Kurt Busch’s gamble to conserve his fuel and take the victory in Monday’s rain-delayed Axalta 400, plus who’s currently got the best chances to be in the Chase at the end of the season.
June 1, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Axalta 400
C.J. Radune thinks that Denny Hamlin, with four Pocono wins to his name, might be the best value in his lower-risk lineup this week.
May 26, 2016
Coca-Cola 600 Preview: Memorial Day Marathon
Mark Taylor breaks down this weekend's race in Charlotte where Joey Logano will look to capitalize on his strong resume at the cookie-cutter oval.