Kyle Larson won the Bass Pro Shops Night Race on an evening when the race was overshadowed by a conflict between Chase Elliott and Kevin Harvick.
Kyle Busch will need another good night Saturday to avoid slipping down the order and missing the playoffs cutoff.
Justin Allgaier may present a nice value, as he starts on the front row and has a win and 12 top-10s from 20 Bristol starts.
Todd Gilliland has two top-10 finishes in three races at Bristol and hasn't finished worse than 14th at the track. He also starts in the second row, giving him prime track position to challenge for a win.
Martin Truex Jr. cruises through to the next round of the playoffs with his victory at Richmond in the Federated Auto Parts 400 Salute to First Responders.
Martin Truex Jr. has two prior wins at Virginia and has led more than 100 laps in seven of his last nine track visits.
Ty Gibbs will look to get his fourth win under his belt as he starts the race in 15th position.
Denny Hamlin got his first win of the season at the Southern 500, which propels him through to the round of 12 in the playoffs.
Sunday’s first playoff race could be Kyle Larson’s to lose, as he’s been the best driver in the series this season and races well at Darlington.
Justin Allgaier already has a Darlington win this season and he'll look for the sweep this weekend at the last regular-season race.
While, John Hunter Nemechek didn’t have an optimal start to the playoffs, he remains one of the most successful drivers on the circuit this season.
In a night race that featured 45 lead changes, it was Ryan Blaney who emerged victorious in the regular-season finale at Daytona.
If Joey Logano stays out of trouble, he should be one the leaders in this last regular-season race.
February Daytona winner Austin Cindric has gone on to have a great 2021 season so far and could continue his run of good luck Friday.
Ryan Blaney was able to hold off charges from Kyle Larson and William Byron in the final laps of the FireKeepers Casino 400 to win his second race of the season.
Denny Hamlin has won twice at Michigan and is still looking for his first victory of the 2021 season.
C.J. Radune says it continues to be hard to ignore Ty Gibbs, who’s been nothing short of a sensation in the Xfinity Series this season.
John Hunter Nemechek has been the driver to beat for much of the 2021 season, and he will start on the front row Friday evening.
AJ Allmedinger and Kaulig Racing survived the chaos at Indianapolis to claim victory at the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard.
C.J. Radune writes that with his win on the IMS road course last year, Chase Briscoe should be on fantasy managers’ radars for Sunday’s race.
C.J. Radune says Ty Gibbs, who already has three wins and eight total top-10s in 10 series appearances, will be hard to ignore at Indy.
Kyle Larson grabbed his second road-course win and fifth win of the season at Watkins Glen’s Go Bowling at the Glen.
C.J. Radune notes Chase Elliott’s domination of road-course races and his previous victories at Watkins Glen races.
C.J. Radune likes former Watkins Glen winner AJ Allmendinger‘s chances in Saturday’s race, at which he’s starting sixth.
Austin Hill, who is locked into the playoffs, will lead the field to green after his win three weeks ago at Knoxville.
C.J. Radune describes Aric Almirola’s upset victory at the rain delayed and chaotic Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Kevin Harvick is still seeking his first win of the season, and the four-time New Hampshire victor could grab the checkered flag in Loudon.
Austin Cindric will start on the outside of the front row and tops C.J. Radune’s Higher-Risk Lineup.
In the battle of the Busch brothers, it was Kurt Busch who emerged victorious in the Quaker State 400 in Atlanta, his first victory of the season.
C.J. Radune notes Tyler Reddick's seventh-place starting spot could make him a good option to consider this week.
Chase Briscoe won on the dirt at Eldora in 2018 and then finished fifth at Bristol earlier this season and should be expected to be a top-five contender Friday night.
C.J. Radune writes that Harrison Burton is bargain priced this week, as he'll start fifth this week and has two top-fives from two series starts at the track.
Chase Elliott moved from 34th starting position to the top 10 by the end of the first stage and then drove to a comfortable lead to win the series race at Road America in Wisconsin.
Chase Elliott has finished first or second in six of the last seven points paying road course races, so it stands to reason he’d be a heavy favorite at Road America.
Austin Cindric, who has four wins already, finished second at Elkhart Lake in 2019 and won this race last season.
Alex Bowman ended Kyle Larson's winning streak by winning Saturday's Pocono race, while Kyle Busch followed up Sunday with a victory in the second Pocono race.
For this weekend’s double header, three-time Pocono winner Kyle Busch might be a better for selection for Sunday, after he’s gotten some track time.
Pocono has been a good venue for Austin Cindric, says C.J. Radune, as his three starts produced two top-10s, and he led 11 laps and won the opening stage last year.
C.J. Radune writes that with two top-fives from three Pocono starts, Brett Moffitt makes a logical top choice Saturday.
Kyle Larson extended his winning ways Sunday by taking the inaugural checkered flag for the Ally 400 at Nashville Superspeedway.
C.J. Radune expects Joey Logano, who has three top-fives in the last four races and won at Nashville in the Xfinity Series in 2009, to have a good finish Sunday.
With his prior experience, Justin Allgaier could have an advantage at Nashville Superspeedway, where Xfinity hasn't raced since 2011.
C.J. Radune makes his picks for the Rackley Roofing 200 and writes that Matt Crafton's Nashville experience should be an asset to fantasy players this week.
Kyle Larson took home the million-dollar prize for winning NASCAR's All-Star Race, his second All-Star Race victory in a row.
Alex Bowman leads C.J. Radune's Higher-Risk Lineup, given Bowman's two top-fives from his last three Texas visits.
Josh Berry starts in 28th position at Texas Motor Speedway, but with a win, three top-fives and six top-10s so far this season, he should move forward swiftly.
C.J. Radune makes his picks for the weekend, starting with arguably the current best driver in the Trucks Series, John Nemechek.
Kyle Larson dominated the majority of the Toyota/Save Mart 350, sweeping stage victories and winning the race for the second week in a row.
William Byron, who is in C.J. Radune’s Higher-Risk Lineup, has a current streak of 13 races with finishes of 11th or better, and he led 21 laps last time out at Sonoma.
This week's pole will be Austin Cindric's second in a row at Mid-Ohio and puts him in prime position to become the first repeat winner at the track.