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November 18, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Ford EcoBoost 400
It’s the final race of the year, and with the championship on the line, C.J. Radune is picking contenders Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski to head his High-Risk Lineup.
November 16, 2017
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Four Drivers, One Champion
Mark Taylor previews this season's NASCAR finale as the circuit heads to Miami for the Chase for the Cup championship. Will Martin Truex Jr. end Kyle Busch's bid for a repeat title?
November 8, 2017
Can-Am 500 Preview: Prelude to the Championship
Mark Taylor previews this week's race at PIR in the Chase to the championship as Kevin Harvick tries to make it a two-win streak heading into the finale.
November 1, 2017
AAA Texas 500 Preview: Round of 8 Continues at Texas
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race in the Chase for the Cup as Martin Truex Jr. is the man to beat on intermediate ovals this season.
October 26, 2017
First Data 500 Preview: NASCAR'S Elite 8
Mark Taylor previews this week's Round of 8 in the Chase for the Cup as Brad Keselowski looks to continue his recent success at the circuit's shortest track.
October 23, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Wins His Second Round of 12 Race
C.J. Radune describes Martin Truex Jr.’s Hollywood Casino 400 victory, his second of the round, which also eliminated four other drivers from the championship fight.
October 21, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Hollywood Casino 400
C.J. Radune picks Jimmie Johnson to lead his Lower-Risk Lineup because of his three circuit wins and his return to form with three top-10s in the last five races.
October 19, 2017
Hollywood Casino 400 Preview: Cut to the Round of 8
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's race as the Chase for the Cup cuts from 12 to eight drivers in the playoff field. Can Martin Truex Jr. continue his playoff dominance?
October 16, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Keselowski’s Talladega Win Ends Toyota Dominance
C.J. Radune discusses Brad Keselowski managing to survive a wild, accident-riddled Alabama 500 to clinch a spot in the next round of the playoffs.
October 14, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Alabama 500
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s earlier victories at Talladega and Daytona make him the man to beat on this famous Superspeedway.
October 11, 2017
Alabama 500 Preview: High-Stakes Racing
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race a the circuit heads to Talladega for the next leg of the Chase. Can Brad Keselowski punch an automatic ticket to the next round?
October 9, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Wins to Advance in Chase
C.J. Radune recaps Sunday's race at Charlotte where Martin Truex Jr. came from behind to win and advance to the final eight in the Chase for the Cup.
October 6, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Bank of America 500
C.J. Radune notes that Jimmie Johnson said after Dover that his team had found the changes needed to make to step forward as championship contenders, so he’s second on Radune’s Lower-Risk Lineup.
October 4, 2017
Bank of America 500 Preview: The Round of 12 Begins
Mark Taylor previews this week's playoff race as the Chase begins the Round of 12 at Charlotte where Kyle Busch tries to make it three in a row.
September 30, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Apache Warrior 400
C.J. Radune suggests that fantasy owners looking to spread their salary budget across as many top drivers as possible, choose this week’s lower-risk lineup, which includes Kevin Harvick at the top.
September 28, 2017
Apache Warrior 400 Preview: Cut to the Round of 12
Mark Taylor previews the third race of the Chase as Martin Truex Jr. looks to continue his wild ride at the Monster Mile as playoffs cut to 12 drivers.
September 23, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: ISM Connect 300
C.J. Radune notes that three-time New Hampshire winner Matt Kenseth is undervalued this week and therefore a good play in his Lower-Risk lineup.
September 21, 2017
ISM Connect 300 Preview: Toyota's Time to Shine
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's NASCAR race at Loudon where Toyota drivers, including Denny Hamlin, have won four of the last five events.
September 18, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Wins at Chicagoland, Advances
Martin Truex Jr. won his fifth race of the season and cemented himself as the favorite to win the 2017 the Chase.
September 16, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Tales of Turtles 400
C.J. Radune’s lower risk lineup includes as many playoff contenders as possible featuring Chase Elliott, who leads the list with a third-place finish from his first Cup race at ChicagoLand.
September 14, 2017
Tales of the Turtles 400 Preview: Let the Chase Begin
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race as the Chase of the Cup begins at Chicago with Martin Truex Jr. the favorite to win it all.
September 9, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Federated Auto Parts 400
C.J. Radune’s higher-risk lineup for Richmond places more emphasis on drivers with past Richmond success working to keep their seasons alive including spring winner Joey Logano.
September 6, 2017
Federated Auto Parts 400 Preview: The Scramble for the Chase
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Richmond as Denny Hamlin is peaking at the right time.
September 5, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Hamlin Recovers to Win Southern 500
C.J. Radune says that despite missing the entry to pit road early in the race, Denny Hamlin took advantage of Martin Truex Jr.’s late blown tire to secure the victory.
September 2, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Bojangles’ Southern 500
Kyle Busch heads C.J. Radune’s lower-risk lineup for Darlington after his most recent triumph in Bristol Busch won at Darlington in 2008 and hasn’t finished lower than 11th since 2009.
August 31, 2017
Bojangles' Southern 500 Preview: The Darlington Stripe
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Darlington where Kyle Busch has to be the favorite, as he has been on fire in recent weeks.
August 19, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race
As opportunities for playoff spots dwindle, winless Matt Kenseth is looking for victory at Bristol, a track at which he as four wins and a fourth-place finish from this spring.
August 17, 2017
Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race Preview: World's Fastest Half-Mile
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race at Bristol where Brad Keselowski has dominated in recent years.
August 9, 2017
Pure Michigan 400 Preview: Larson Michigan Sweep?
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR stop in Michigan as Kyle Larson looks to break out of his slump at the track where he won in June.
August 7, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: Truex Extends Fuel for Win
C.J. Radune describes the nail-biting finish at the I love New York 355 at Watkins Glen where Martin Truex Jr. conserved fuel to hold off Matt Kenseth for the win.