Tag: Kevin Harvick

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship Round Storylines and Prediction

by Ryan Isley The 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season has come down to this. Four drivers, 267 laps and 401 miles to crown a champion. That part is going to be similar to any NASCAR season under the current Chase for the Sprint Cup format. But one thing this season has that not every

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Sorting Through NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup Possibilities

by Ryan Isley The more things change, the more they stay the same. NASCAR’s new eligibility rules for the Chase for the Sprint Cup are in their second season. And while people have gotten a little more comfortable with how a driver becomes Chase eligible, there still seems to be a little bit of confusion.

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Why NASCAR Needs To Ban The Confederate Flag

by Ryan Isley Perception often is reality in the eyes of most people. And it’s perception that has NASCAR in a unique position when it comes to the Confederate flag. To some, the perception of NASCAR is still a good ol’ boys club in the south. One where fans (and drivers) are just a bunch

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NASCAR Hoping Kurt Busch Doesn't Make The Chase

Sometimes a gesture of good faith that you really don’t want to take blows up in your face. This could very well be the case with NASCAR when it comes to the decision to allow Kurt Busch to be eligible for the 2015 Chase for the Sprint Cup should he meet the requirements necessary. The

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Kevin Harvick Takes Hot Streak To His Best Track

Sometimes, a nickname is perfect. And lately, the nickname “The Closer” has fit Kevin Harvick like a glove. The defending Sprint Cup Series champion will head into this weekend’s race on a tear that is rarely seen. Going back to the final three races of 2014, Harvick has finished first or second in six consecutive

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Ten Predictions for the 2015 NASCAR Season

by Ryan Isley It seems like Kevin Harvick was just hoisting the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship trophy over his head and yet here we are at the beginning of another NASCAR season. While there were plenty of stories in the NASCAR offseason that occurred off the track, it is time to finally focus

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After Career Year, Joey Logano Looks Poised to be a Serious Contender

by Ryan Isley Joey Logano will find himself in unfamiliar territory when the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season begins. Instead of being just another possible contender, Logano will have to be looked at as a possible favorite to win the championship. The now 24-year-old driver had shown glimpses of the talent that made him

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Kevin Harvick Championship May Have Been Helped By Dale Earnhardt

by Ryan Isley Dale Earnhardt won seven NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (formerly Winston Cup Series) titles in his career. You can probably go ahead and make that seven and a half now. You have to think that Earnhardt played a hand in Kevin Harvick winning his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship this past weekend

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship Round Preview & Prediction

by Ryan Isley Not one, not two, not three. Four NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers will take their talents to South Beach in hopes of doing what LeBron James was able to do in the city – win that elusive first championship. Kevin Harvick, Denny Hamlin, Joey Logano and Ryan Newman all head into the

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Brad Keselowski Not Making Many Friends During NASCAR's Chase

by Ryan Isley Brad Keselowski was once known as the young up-and-coming, fun-loving, beer-guzzling NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion. Now, he is simply known as a “dipshit,” to quote Jeff Gordon. Once again this past Sunday, it was Keselowski who found himself in the middle of controversy and flying fists, as it was his move

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