NASCAR Playoffs

Kyle Busch focuses on his own game plan for Championship 4

Not involved in any high conflict during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup playoffs so far, veteran Kyle Busch seemed comfortable and at ease heading into Sunday’s AAA 500 at Texas…

Kyle Larson, other 1.5-mile stalwarts look to avoid playoffs elimination

Kyle Larson’s 2018 has not been what many expected. Some regression from a career-best four-win season last year could have been assumed, but 31 winless races and, now, on the…

Debate: Which driver below the cutline is most likely to advance at Kansas?

Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC/NBC Sports App, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) will see the NASCAR Playoffs field trimmed from 12 drivers to eight…

Clinch scenarios for advancing to the NASCAR Playoffs Round of 8

Postseason eligibility is at stake in Sunday’s Hollywood Casino 400 (1 p.m. ET, NBCSN, PRN, SiriusXM), the final race in the second round of the Monster Energy Series Playoffs. The…

No. 12 crew chief Jeremy Bullins: ‘No reason to panic’ at Kansas

Facing an imposing 22-point deficit, Ryan Blaney and his Team Penske No. 12 bunch might be excused for being slightly on edge for this weekend’s elimination race in the Monster…

Debate: Is the 2018 Stewart-Haas Racing organization among the best of all time?

With Aric Almirola’s last-lap pass for the win Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway, Stewart-Haas Racing drivers have racked up 11 wins through 31 races. Almirola is locked into the Round of…