Podcast #134 — Hamlin wins to lock in to the Final Four

Show notes:

Introduce Ben Lutrario

Recap: Bluegreen Vacations 500 at ISM Raceway:

  • Denny Hamlin cashes in on a must win race
    • Where does this rank on his biggest wins?
    • First Phoenix win since 2012
  • Joey spent most of the race rooting for Kyle to catch Denny 
    • Will not repeat. This is the first decade in NASCAR history that there are no back-to-back champions.
  • Chase’s disaster continues

Preview Ford Championship Weekend

  • Trucks: 
    • #52-Stewart Friesen
    • #24-Brett Moffitt
    • #45-Ross Chastain
    • #88-Matt Crafton
  • Xfinity:
    • #7-Justin Allgaier
    • #20-Christopher Bell
    • #2-Tyler Reddick
    • #00-Cole Custer

The Cup Championship 4

  1. Martin Truex Jr.
  2. Kevin Harvick
  3. Denny Hamlin
  4. Kyle Busch

News Items: 

Preview: The Ford 400 from Homestead

  • Picks
    • RACE/CHAMPION
    • Ben: Blaney/Hamlin
    • James: Harvick
    • Eric: Truex
    • Dark Horse 
    • Ben: Kyle Larson 
    • Eric: Daniel Suarez
    • James: Paul Menard

Fantasy League Update

  • James will update

Playoff bracket update

  • James will update
  • Shoutouts if any
    • Eric: 
    • James: 
    • Ben:

Close show 

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Podcast 133 — Harvick locks in, Penske buys Indy

Show notes:

Recap: AAA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway

  • SHR flexes its muscle
    • Harvick locks into the Championship 4 (His 5th in the 6 years of existence)
    • So did SHR rope a dope all of us heading into Miami? 
  • Hamlin goes from 24 in to 20 out. 
    • PJ1 seemed to be a problem for a lot of teams
  • Chase cross off? 
  • Larson upset with Bubba, all drivers who spin on purpose     

Playoffs:

  • 1) #19-Martin Truex, Jr. 4133, locked in to Championship race
  • 2) #4-Kevin Harvick 4113, locked in to Championship race
  • 3) #18-Kyle Busch 4113, +22
  • 4) #22-Joey Logano 4111, +20
  • outside the top 4
  • 5) #11-Denny Hamlin 4091, -20
  • 6) #42-Kyle Larson 4088, -23
  • 7) #12-Ryan Blaney 4088, -23
  • 8) #9-Chase Elliott 4033, -78

News Items: 

Do We Care: 

  • XXXXX

Preview: Bluegreen Vacations 500 from ISM Raceway

  • Picks
    • Eric: Kevin Harvick
    • James: Denny Hamlin
    • Dark Horse
    • James: Austin Dillon
    • Eric: Ryan Newman

Fantasy League Update

  • XXXX 

Playoff bracket update

  • XXX
  • Shoutouts if any
    • Eric: Dale Jr. Podcast thing and Spy cam
    • James: 

Close show 

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  • James @jameskuch on Twitter
  • Eric @TSuperspeedway on Twitter
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