Fire & Ice: Harvick, Johnson’s NASCAR Rivalry

  At the head of NASCAR's class for 2015 are a pair of 39-year old Californians and Sprint Cup champions- Kevin Harvick and Jimmie Johnson. Go beyond that, you find that beyond their common successes and common backgrounds, this budding NASCAR rivalry is a study in contrast. Jimmie Johnson is California cool. While the "vanilla" label is inaccurate, the six-time champion is cut from a similar cloth as such composed types as Terry Labonte and Matt Kenseth. He rarely loses his cool, ...

//more

NASCAR Odds: Duck Commander 500

Which is better: A dynasty or parity? It is an age old question in sports, one NASCAR continues to deal with to this day. Judging by the odds for Saturday night's Duck Commander 500, the sport is in the midst of a dynasty, whether the sport is ready for it or not. (more...) ...

//more

Will Duck Commander 500 Resurrect Struggling Stars?

What do Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards, Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Tony Stewart, Greg Biffle, and Clint Bowyer all have in common? Actually, they are similar on two fronts: 1. All the aforementioned are outside the top ten in the season standings, and 2. All are IN the top ten for driver rating at Texas Motor Speedway. Just as believers celebrated the most famous resurrection of all time last Sunday, this Saturday's Duck Commander 500 at Texas provides a possible resurrection for the 2015 f ...

//more

NASCAR Odds: STP 500

All good things must come to an end. For Kevin Harvick, Martinsville might be the week his streak of eight consecutive first or second place finishes comes to a halt. The NASCAR odds are out for Sunday's STP 400, and they don't look good for Harvick. Here's why. (more...) ...

//more

NASCAR Recap: Folds of Honor Quik Trip 500

[caption id="attachment_685653" align="aligncenter" width="520"] Courtesy: https://twitter.com/TeamHendrick[/caption] Two weeks into the 2015 Sprint Cup season, there are two very opposite ends of the spectrum being served. Here's a breakdown of the normal and surreal stemming from Sunday's race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. (more...) ...

//more
1 2 3 52