Finish Line | Jimmie Johnson became the first driver to punch his ticket in the Championship Round with a win at Martinsville on Sunday, the ninth of his career there. Only three spots remain with two races to go in the Round of 8 until the season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Nov. 20 where the 2016 Sprint Cup championship will be crowned.view
Finish Line | The eight eligible drivers to win the Sprint Cup will have three races to impress the most before the championship field of four drivers is set for an all-or-nothing season finale Nov. 20 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.view
Finish Line | Half the NASCAR Sprint Cup Chase races have been completed and Sunday’s event at the beastly 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway will decide which six drivers will advance to the Round of Eight and the four that will be eliminated.view
Finish Line | Martin Truex Jr.’s win at Dover last week gave him four for the season which ties Brad Keselowski and Kyle Busch for the most in the series. It was his third win in the past five races which make him the driver to beat in Sunday’s Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.view
Finish Line | We’ve got two races down in NASCAR’s 10-race playoff format and at the conclusion of Sunday’s Citizen Soldier 400 at Dover International Speedway we’ll see four of the 16 Chase drivers eliminated.view
Finish Line | Martin Truex Jr. got the Chase off to a fantastic start with a thrilling win Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway that gives an automatic entry into the next round. He might be someone to look at this week at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.view
Lawmakers are considering a whopping progressive tax on proposed Japanese casino/resorts that might reach 50 percent of gross gaming revenue, reports The Japan Times.
Las Vegas-based Boyd Gaming Corp. (BYD) reported fourth-quarter net income of $82.2 million on Tuesday. The company said it had profit of 71 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for pretax gains, were 22 cents per share.
MGM Resorts International Chairman and CEO Jim Murren has revealed his company is ready to quickly move toward accepting sports bets, should the U.S. Supreme Court legalize national sports wagering.
Cash Considerations Podcast | Big Dave and Mo talk college hoops. The boys break down the big conferences, who is in, who is out, and who has to play their way into the dance.
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