Junior Moves in the Right Direction

That collective sigh of relief you heard Sunday night at about 8:35 on the east coast? That would've been Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his legion of fans finally exhaling. And if 10th place is the kind of result Jimmie Johnson normally spits on, it constitutes sweet relief for Junior.After a controversial and thoroughly unnecessary 27th at Daytona, when he undid himself with two inexcusable pitroad mistakes, and a disappointing 39th in week two at California (the result of a blown eng ...

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Monday Morning After Link Dump

Because there's no better way to start your work week than by digging out from the latest massive snowfall ... or by getting caught up quickly with what's going on in NASCAR. Kyle Busch was dominant at Daytona until he was infamously wrecked (and finished 41st). He was damn good in California, where he earned a third-place finish. The 23-year-old sealed mthe deal Sunday, winning his first race of the season and the 13th of his Sprint Cup career.* Yes, home really is sweet home for Kyle ...

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