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9hBob Pockrass

Looking for a Cup sponsor taking time, patience

NASCAR's Steve Phelps is working hard behind the scenes to land a new Cup Series sponsor beginning next season. Is he nervous as the process drags on? Not yet, writes Bob Pockrass.

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4hMatthew Willis

DFS NASCAR: Top drivers at Pocono

Matt Willis provides his picks for this weekend's race in Pocono, with all of the top value drivers to use in daily fantasy.

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16hBob Pockrass

Keselowski: Road courses most dangerous

Brad Keselowski says not everyone would have survived the hit he took Tuesday in testing at Watkins Glen because road courses are the most dangerous tracks that Sprint Cup teams compete on.

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Turn 4: NASCAR's burning questions

How could Joe Gibbs Racing get this far ahead? If Dale Earnhardt Jr. can't go at Watkins Glen, who should get in the No. 88 car? Our crew delves into that and much more.

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1dBob Pockrass

Stewart not regretting pushing for tight lug nuts

Tony Stewart doesn't regret pushing for tight lug nuts, even after seeing two of his team's crew chiefs suspended for violating the NASCAR rule born of Stewart's advocacy.

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2dBob Pockrass

NASCAR announces race, schedule changes

NASCAR announced a slew of changes to its schedule for the next two years, including a new start time for the 2017 Daytona 500 and an earlier start date for the race in 2018.

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Power Rankings: Looking good!

Kyle Busch didn't just win at the Brickyard, he dominated like no one ever. And that's enough "ever" to put him back atop Ryan McGee's Sprint Cup Power Rankings.

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4dMatthew Willis

Best DFS NASCAR picks for Pocono

Matthew Willis previews this weekend's race at Pocono by outlining the drivers he's watching in practice and qualifying.

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5dBob Pockrass

Rundown: Kyle Busch not ruling out Indy 500 run

Does Kyle Busch want to kiss the bricks in May? Were the Xfinity heat races worth the trouble? More dirt for the Trucks? Bob Pockrass writes about that and more in the Monday Rundown.

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5dBob Pockrass

Kyle Busch has special day in special car to win at Indy

Having the best car doesn't mean a driver will win, but Kyle Busch and his car were more than good on the way to Victory Lane on Sunday at the Brickyard. They were special, writes Bob Pockrass.

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Busch dominates at the Brickyard (1:35)
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Busch: Hard work allowed us to perform at Indy (2:32)
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Craven: Gordon gave 88 team exactly what it needed (0:51)
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Sprint Cup standings

Kyle Busch steamrolled the field to win his fourth race of the season at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, keeping the Chase bubble full of suspense for winless drivers.

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Turn 4: NASCAR's burning questions

Should Jeff Gordon have come out of retirement to sub for Dale Earnhardt Jr.? Should Earnhardt sit out the rest of the year if he can't make the Chase? Our experts answer that and much more.

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8dBob Pockrass

Earnhardt Jr. finally sensing 'improvement'

Dale Earnhardt Jr. took to Twitter on Friday to say he is feeling a little better as he battles balance issues and nausea believed to be from concussions.

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9dBob Pockrass

Tony Stewart playing with house money in final Brickyard

Tony Stewart is from Indiana and still lives there. Retiring at the end of the season, his final Brickyard 400 is a big deal. It might be even bigger since he comes into it with nothing to lose.

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Larson rallies from lap down to win at Eldora

Kyle Larson had a flat right rear tire while leading about a third of the way through Wednesday's NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Eldora, but rallied for his second Truck Series win.

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Fan injured in 2015 Daytona wreck sues NASCAR

A fan who was injured from flying debris after Austin Dillon's car flew into the Daytona International Speedway catch fence has filed a lawsuit against the track and NASCAR.

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11dRicky Craven

Craven: Dale Earnhardt Jr. embarking on difficult journey

Ricky Craven has a deeper understanding than most of some of the issues Dale Earnhardt Jr. might be facing as he recovers from concussion-like symptoms. But it's not advice, only knowledge.

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17dBob Pockrass

Pockrass: The big questions left this season

Does Tony Stewart have another epic run in him? What of the free agents? Who will NASCAR find to sponsor the Cup Series? Bob Pockrass lays out eight big questions for the rest of the season.

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A judge ruled Friday that Tony Stewart Racing's insurance policy did not cover Empire Super Sprints races, where the Kevin Ward Jr. tragedy occurred. Because of that ruling, Axis Insurance Company will not have to pay for Stewart's legal defense nor any settlement or legal judgment in the Ward family's lawsuit against Stewart.

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However I can tell you that every time someone gets called names for answering media questions, another person clams up with the media.

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I get that sometimes my answers may be controversial and sometimes the questions may not always line up with yours.

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To my fans and all of our sports fans- I believe The media is YOUR VOICE asking YOUR questions. I try to answer them fully for you...

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IMO- It's easy for any professional athlete to skip media questions or controversial statements, but to do so is to cheat our fans & sport.

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Martin Truex, Jr captured the pole for Sunday's Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Speedway with a speed of 179.244mph. Edwards will start 2nd, followed by Menard, Hamlin, Newman, Stewart, Keselowski, Elliott, Kenseth, and Logano. Only 40 teams were entered so everyone made the race.

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Paul Menard will start third Sunday at Pocono Raceway in his first race with new crew chief Danny Stockman. The team hopes the fiery Stockman can add a spark to the team. Menard is 23rd in the series standings.

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Martin Truex Jr. has won the pole Friday for the Sprint Cup race Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Toyotas swept the front row with Carl Edwards joining Truex.