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Another week, another Kyle Busch victory. When the NASCAR Cup series rolls into Talladega on Sunday, it’ll be more than a month since somebody besides Busch won a race. Three-race winning streaks are impressive and all, but we’ve already had one this season, by Kevin Harvick. It’s the first time there have been multiple three-race
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10:32 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports NASCAR teams understand that the nature of outside sporting events dictates that inclement weather can force them to compete a day (or even two) later than scheduled. When it happens, logistics can be
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12:06 AM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports RICHMOND, Va. — Kyle Busch had a big smile on his face in the grandstands while high-fiving race fans. What was this, a Mars family convention? No, it was Richmond Raceway, a track
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8:40 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports RICHMOND, Va. — Chase Elliott, who seeks his first NASCAR Cup Series victory, has seen his team penalized three times over the past 19 races for postrace technical violations. Elliott doesn’t view the
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5:17 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Hershel McGriff won’t just compete in a NASCAR regional race at age 90; he will compete in equipment good enough to win. “A trial is a risky strategy,” said one law expert, who
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