Greg DePalma, PSN motorsports analyst C.J. Radune and Eric Smith of Race Review Online look back at the opening round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup playoffs and preview Round 2, as Eric offers up a surprise pick to be among the next group eliminated after Kansas.
Now that the checkered flag has fallen on the opening round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, we find there really weren’t many surprises to come out of the three-race stage.
The final race of the first round of the playoffs will eliminate four drivers today from Dover International Speedway.
With Martin Truex Jr. capturing the first playoff race last week in Chicago, the rest of the field has some serious catching up to do this week at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Here are the updated Monster Energy Cup Series Championship odds including this week’s future plays prior to the ISM Connect 300 from New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Greg DePalma, Kenny Bruce of NASCAR.com and PSN motorsports analyst C.J. Radune look ahead to this weekend’s start of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup playoffs, where they agree on three of the four cars they expect to reach the final showdown at Homestead. They also talk about which driver and team changes lie ahead, plus Dale Earnhardt Jr.‘s pending retirement.
Cup Series points leader Martin Truex Jr. will try and defend his win at Darlington Raceway tonight with just two races to go before the playoff races begin.
With three races remaining before the playoffs start at Chicago, several drivers are in need of a win tonight at Bristol Motor Speedway if they want to get in.
Here are the updated Monster Energy Cup Series Championship odds including this week’s future plays prior to the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race from Bristol Motor Speedway.
Kyle Larson looks for the sweep at Michigan International Speedway after also winning at the other 2-mile track at Fontana earlier this season.