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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 23, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Logano Wins Alabama 500 as Field Narrows
Joey Logano’s hard-fought victory came after a disastrous pit stop during which he left pit road with a jack still attached to his car.
October 20, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Alabama 500
C.J. Radune says that Brad Keselowski earns the right to lead Talladega’s lower-risk lineup by virtue of his four wins at the track and three top-fives in the last four visits there.
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 19, 2016
RaceDayScore NASCAR: Alabama 500
C.J. Radune is going with clutch Chase winner Kevin Harvick as his top choice in this week’s lower-risk lineup for Talladega. Harvick hasn’t finished lower than 15th in any of the last six Talladega races.
October 17, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Clutch Win Keeps Harvick in Chase
C.J. Radune talks about Kevin Harvick’s mistake-free race at the Hollywood Casino 400, at which Harvick not only won but also took his spot as one of the final eight drivers still in Chase contention.
October 13, 2016
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.
October 4, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: Bank of America 500
Defending his win in last year’s Bank of America 500 is Joey Logano, who hasn’t finished worse than 11th in any of the last eight races and is a solid choice for C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup.
October 2, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Goes Two for Three
C.J. Radune describes Martin Truex Jr.’s victory at the Citizen Soldier 400 in Dover and his domination of the three-race first round of the Chase by winning two of three.
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.
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 25, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Harvick Advances in Chase with Win
C.J. Radune reviews Sunday's Sprint Cup race as Kevin Harvick guaranteed himself a spot among the final 12 contenders with a win at New Hampshire.
September 21, 2016
DraftKings NASCAR: New England 300
C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup features Kevin Harvick, who’s been threatening to visit Victory Lane for a number of weeks and who has three top-fives from his last four New Hampshire races.
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.
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.
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 8, 2016
NASCAR Barometer: Hamlin Wins His First Road Course Race
C.J. Radune describes Denny Hamlin’s Cheez-It 355 win, which is his second victory of the season and puts him fourth in the Chase grid with just four races remaining before the Chase begins.
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
DraftKings NASCAR: Pennsylvania 400
According to C.J. Radune, Pocono’s spring winner Kurt Busch has an excellent history at this long, flat tri-oval track and could have another great race.
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 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.
DraftKings NASCAR : New Hampshire 301
C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup at this short, difficult track spreads the dollars across a number of good drivers including last year’s winner Kyle Busch.
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.