KYLE BUSCH TO PLAY ROLE OF SPOILER

Kyle Busch knows he can't win The Chase. He's too far behind Jimmie Johnson. But he can play the role of spoiler. Spoiler. Not spoiled brat. Spoiler. OK, maybe he can play both.  Busch reduced to spoiler's role as Chase nears end (SI.com) ...

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HAMLIN BENEFITS MOST FROM SPOILER

Remember when Jimmie Johnson was unstoppable? That was before NASCAR introduced the spoiler mid-season. Now Johnson is suddenly very stoppable and Denny Hamlin -- winner of Sunday's race in Michigan -- has emerged as a championship contender. Johnson out. Someone else in. Who said the governing body doesn't listen to its fans?  Hamlin's winning streak could spoil Johnson's 'Drive for Five' (SI.com) ...

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