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posted AUGUST 24, 2017

Kyle Busch is a wonder to watch, like him or not. by Ricky Craven

Boston Globe
Among NASCAR fans, there's a divide over Trump by Annie Linskey

Charlotte Observer
Some conclusions about the NASCAR Cup Series, plus bold forecasts about the playoffs by Matt Crossman;
NASCAR community mourns member of Dale Earnhardt Jr.-owned race team by Joe Marusak

Hey, NASCAR: Here Are 10 Ways To Boost Those Sagging TV Ratings by Dave Caldwell

Ashley Stremme heads to South Africa for Mrs. Universe pageant and
12 Questions with Chase Elliott

Journal & Courier
WJEF radio appearance brings NASCAR writer Dustin Long home by Ken Thompson

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Oxford 250 notebook: Race will have a NASCAR connection

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Josh Bilicki returns to Road America with NASCAR to complete whirlwind year by Dave Kallmann

Captain's Corner: Austin Cindric wants to prove himself at Road America by Jim Utter

Furniture Row president: 'Really good drivers' interested in #77 ride by Kenny Bruce;
NASCAR community reacts to passing of Shane Sieg

NBC Sports
Now and Zen, NASCAR stars need to stay focused on the positives by Nate Ryan;
NASCAR America: How concerned should Jimmie Johnson's team be ahead of playoffs? by Daniel McFadin

Orlando Sentinel
Dale Earnhardt Jr., Logano, Bowyer lost boys in search of playoff berth by George Diaz

The Podium Finish
Dropping the Hammer with Brendan Gaughan by Rob Tiongson

Popular Speed
One Simple Change That Would Make the NASCAR Playoffs Perfect by Tom Jensen;
Waid's World: Doors Once Closed To Young Drivers Now Wide Open by Steve Waid;
Enfinger Could Be Sleeper Title Contender by Jason Schultz

Race Fans Forever
The Eclipse and a Race Car by Tim Leeming

The Roanoke Times
Sports mailbag: Another NASCAR race, another reason to stop watching

Speed Sport
NBC Gets Viewership Increase From NASCAR Coverage

posted AUGUST 23, 2017

Unpopular Kyle Busch is one of NASCAR's most powerful assets by Matt Weaver

Auto Racing Daily
NASCAR Truck: former driver Shane Sieg passes away by Amanda Vincent

NASCAR Mailbox: Which Side of the Cone Are You On? by Joseph Wolkin;
The Frontstretch 5: Scary Moments Drivers Walked Away From by the Frontstretch Staff;
The 10: NASCAR Cup Series Power Rankings After Bristol by Frank Velat;
Beyond the Cockpit: Scott Speed Focusing on GRC Championship, No NASCAR Plans by Zach Catanzareti

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Parker Kligerman doing double duty with NASCAR at Road America by Dave Kallmann

Motor Racing Network
Stay In Your Lane by Pete Pistone

NBC Sports
Love him or hate him, Kyle Busch is what NASCAR needs by Dustin Long

On Pit Road
Busch Not Allowed to Race Whelen Modified Race at Bristol by Christian Koelle

Race Fans Forever
Is It a Race or a Show? by Vivian Simons

Richmond Times-Dispatch
Bristol, Kyle Busch, show they're back in form by Randy Hallman

Morganton News Herald
Power Rankings After Bristol and
Major NASCAR playoff shakeup narrowly avoided at Bristol by Justin Epley

Larson: "I had a lot of fun racing with Kyle Busch" at Bristol by Lee Spencer

Logano knows he's in a must-win situation with two races before playoffs start by Holly Cain

NBC Sports
Bump & Run: Taking stock of the NASCAR season

The Ringer
NASCAR's Identity Crisis by Justin Charity

Williamson Daily News
It's the return of the old Bristol by Steve Mickey

posted AUGUST 22, 2017

Brian France Jr. or How I Saved NASCAR by S.D. Grady;
5 Points to Ponder: The Lady In Black by Danny Peters;
Who's Hot & Who's Not In NASCAR: No Beating Around the Busch Edition by Jeff Wolfe;
Couch Potato Tuesday: NBC Provides Good Bristol, Struggles With Progression by Phil Allaway;
The Underdog House: Checking In On 5 Hot NASCAR Small Teams by Amy Henderson

Greensburg Daily News
Busch completes Bristol sweep by Harry Risher

Kickin' the Tires
How stage racing has changed the championship landscape by Aaron Bearden:

Kyle Busch is content, at least until the next NASCAR win slips away by Jim Utter

Logano knows he's in a must-win situation with two races before playoffs start by Holly Cain

Bubba Wallace Used Solar Eclipse To Look For Elusive NASCAR Sponsors by Dakota Randall

Race Fans Forever
Where Else Has NASCAR Raced in These States? by Frank Buhrman

The difficult truth about Kyle Busch by Kelly Crandall

Richmond Times-Disptach
Bristol, Kyle Busch show they're back to form by Randy Hallman

Speedway Media
The Final Word - Kyle Busch sweeps Bristol to claim his 180th NASCAR victory by Ron Thornton

posted AUGUST 21, 2017

Matt Kenseth staying in playoff hunt, staying philosophical on future by Bob Pockrass

Associated Press
NASCAR needs to speak up amid US turmoil and
Kenseth puts on brave face as he's being shown the door by Jenna Fryer

Matt Kenseth still has a pretty good shot of making NASCAR's playoffs by Al Pearce

NASCAR Could Use More 'Bad' Guys (Like Kyle Busch) by Dave Caldwell

Pace Laps: Kyle Busch Takes the Broom at Bristol & Bad News for Brad Keselowski Racing;
Schedulenomics by Frank Velat;
Up to Speed: The Best (Or Worst?) of Kyle Busch at Bristol by Bryan Gable ;
Thinkin' Out Loud: Kyle Busch Busts Out Broom for Second National Tour Series Sweep at Bristol by Mike Neff;
The Big 6: Questions Answered After The 2017 Bass Pro Shops / NRA Night Race by Michael Finley

Johnson City Press
Kyle Busch's BMS sweep came with challenges by Jeff Birchfield

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Josh Bilicki returns to Road America with NASCAR to complete whirlwind year and
Road America the site for Austin Cindric's Xfinity debut by Dave Kallman

Motor Racing Network
Bristol Checkered and Black Flags by Pete Pistone

After a "rough" summer, Trevor Bayne is on the rebound and
New sponsor joins Kyle Larson for NASCAR playoffs by Jim Utter

NBC Sports
Kyle Larson confident about having sponsorship to replace Target next season by Nate Ryan;
Love him or hate him, Kyle Busch is what NASCAR needs and
NASCAR will look at issue of drivers slowing near pit exit to get preferred restart lane and
NASCAR President Brent Dewar says in statement there is 'no place for bigotry, racism' by Dustin Long;
Kyle Larson to have new sponsor for Talladega, Martinsville races and
Dale Earnhardt Jr. laments final Cup finish at Bristol, but still has playoff hopes by Jerry Bonkowski

Popular Speed
What the Real NASCAR Playoff Picture Looks Like and
Kyle vs. Kyle: Larson Lauds Busch's Mad Skills by Tom Jensen;
A Victory Could Make Jones a Dangerous Title Contender by Jason Schultz

SB Nation
Kyle Busch embraces role as NASCAR's No. 1 villain by Jordan Bianchi

Skirts and Scuffs
Right Sides Only: Notes from the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race Winning Crew Chief, Adam Stevens by Stacey Owens

Stock Car Gazette
Kyle Busch the Magnificent Sweeps Bristol Again by Chuck Abrams

USA Today
Toyota on track to dominate NASCAR Cup Series playoffs by Brant James

Yahoo Finance
Is Toyota Spending on NASCAR Paying Off? by Paul Ausick

posted AUGUST 20, 2017

A racer in the truest sense of the term, 'Kyle Larson was born to race' by Ryan McGee;
Latest Bristol sweep drives Kyle Busch haters crazy by Bob Pockrass

Associated Press
Kyle Busch completes Bristol sweep with 20th win at track by Jenna Fryer

Denny Hamlin, NASCAR tease choose cone rule for short track events by Matt Weaver

Bristol Herald Courier
New dynamic in the BMS campground corps
Kyle Busch sweeps again at Bristol Motor Speedway
by Allen Gregory;
NASCAR Notebook: d-race wreck dooms Austin Dillon
The boos don't bother broom-wielding Busch by Nate Hubbard

Chasing the Scoreboard
Kyle Busch Completes Weekend Sweep at Bristol by Courtney Horn

Kyle Busch completes the sweep winning NASCAR Cup race at Bristol and
The NASCAR Bristol Night Race as it happened and
Dale Earnhardt Jr. ready to be a spectator after 23rd place finish at Bristol and
The other Busch-Kurt-fights for impressive fifth place at Bristol in his 600th start and
Despite not winning, Matt Kenseth is still a happy guy and
Erik Jones after second place at Bristol: It hurts by Greg Engle

Kyle Busch Sweeps the Weekend at Bristol and
Kurt Busch Rebounds for Top-5 Finish in 600th Start and
Austin Cindric Adds XFINITY Race at Road America to Schedule for Team Penske by Dustin Albino

The Top Five: Breaking down the Bristol Night Race

Kickin the Tires
Kurt Busch bounces back with Bristol top five in 600th Cup start and
"Erik Jones can't surpass mentor Kyle Busch, finishes second at Bristol by Aaron Bearden;
Bayne scores another Top 10 at Bristol by Caleb Whisler

Jeffrey Earnhardt extends LASTCAR lead after hard crash with Austin Dillon and
David Starr's night ends early with blown tire at Bristol and
Joe Nemechek once again breaks tie with Morgan Shepherd for 2nd-most last-place finishes in NASCAR history by Brock Beard

Motor Racing Network
Top-Five for Kurt Busch at Bristol by Robbie Mays;
No Clinch for Truex and
Career Best Finish for Jones and
Bristol Rear-View Mirror and
Bristol Trifecta for Busch by Pete Pistone

Kurt Busch scores top five result in 600th career Cup start and
Kyle Busch completes Bristol hat trick with Cup win by Lee Spencer;
Kenseth: "We have a little bit of momentum" to make NASCAR playoffs and
Erik Jones comes one position short of first Cup win at Bristol by Jim Utter

Motorsports Tribune
Bayne Earns Back-to-Back Top 10s For First Time in Cup Career and
The Future is Now: Jones Finishes Runner-Up at Bristol by Seth Eggert

From flying a plane to wearing a welding helmet: How NASCAR is taking in the eclipse and
Jones on career-best second-place finish: 'It's a bummer' by Kenny Bruce;
Kenseth, Jones Bristol battle symbolizes changing of the guard by Jessica Ruffin

NBC Sports
Kyle Busch, Kyle Larson are members of each other's fan club and
Denny Hamlin has mixed emotions over 3rd place Bristol finish by Jerry Bonkowski;
Erik Jones fails to live up to Bristol intro song, but earns best finish of Cup career by Daniel McFadin;
Matt Kenseth had motivation chasing Erik Jones: 'That's my replacement, and I better run him down' by Nate Ryan

On Pit Road
Busch Thankful for No Late Race Restart and
Blaney Posts Another Strong Run at Bristol and
Coming Off Career Best Weekend; Jones Backs it Up by Christian Koelle

Popular Speed
7 Takeaways From The Kyle Busch Sweep Show at Bristol by Tom Jensen;
Finishing Order of the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol by Mike Calinoff

Kyle Busch completes Bristol sweep

Racin Today
Using The Bristles At Bristol: Busch Sweeps Up and
Crew Chief Kerr Talks Of Being Crushed Under Car by Deb Williams

SB Nation
NASCAR Bristol 2017 results: Kyle Busch wins Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race by Jordan Bianchi

Speedway Media
NASCAR Top-10 Power Rankings: Bristol by Jeffrey Boswell;
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Power Rankings-Bristol and
Four Takeaways From The Truck Series At Bristol by Briar Starr

USA Today
Bristol: Five takeaways from Kyle Busch's sweep and
Kyle Busch wins Bristol night race, completes sweep by Mike Hembree

Yahoo Sports
Kyle Busch wins at Bristol, completes 3-race sweep for a second time and
Playoff watch: The chase tightens with two races to go by Nick Bromberg


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