1. Around the Garage: Have Jimmie Johnson and Chad Knaus Hit a Rough Patch?

    Maybe it's time for cookies and milk, but before we break out the chewy chocolate chip, let's make a few stops in the garage...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 2 months ago 6,405 reads 11 comments

  2. NASCAR at Talladega 2014: Complete Preview and Prediction for Geico 500

    It’s only fitting that Sunday’s GEICO 500 takes place on NASCAR’s biggest oval, the 2.66-mile Talladega Superspeedway. It will undoubtedly be the most entertaining race of this year’s Chase...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 2 months ago 10,472 reads 7 comments

  3. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Talladega II

    Up next, it’s the main event. It’s the show everyone has waited for all season long. No, it’s not the season-ending finale. That comes later at Homestead...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 6,568 reads 7 comments

  4. NASCAR at Charlotte 2014: Winners and Losers from Bank of America 500

    After having the best car for the past four weekends, Kevin Harvick finally got his win. And who says the racing at the 1...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 14,959 reads 9 comments

  5. Will Looking Ahead to Talladega Trip Up 2014 Chase Drivers at Charlotte?

    Let’s clear something up here. NASCAR is racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend, isn ’t that right? I believe the event is the Bank of America 500 on Saturday night...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 1,177 reads 2 comments

  6. NASCAR at Charlotte 2014: Complete Preview, Prediction for Bank of America 500

    The excitement level has kicked up a notch after four of the 10 races in the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup. In the aftermath of what should have been a boring and non-eventful 1...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 6,592 reads 8 comments

  7. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Charlotte II

    Sunday's Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway, the first of the three-race Contender Round of the Chase, was an eye opener for several Chase drivers...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 3,347 reads 2 comments

  8. Joey Logano Shows That 2014 Sprint Cup Chase Will Be Won by Avoiding Trouble

    I kept waiting for Joey Logano to say “I’d rather be lucky than good” in his post-race interview. He didn’t have to. Logano was both on Sunday...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 1,431 reads 3 comments

  9. Forget the Bad Luck, Kevin Harvick Is Still My Pick for the Sprint Cup Title

    Back in February, before the start of the current NASCAR Sprint Cup season, I took a stab at predicting what this year’s Chase field of 16 drivers would look like. You can take a look at who I picked and why...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 1,344 reads 3 comments

  10. NASCAR at Kansas 2014: Complete Preview, Prediction for the Hollywood Casino 400

    Up next: the Contender Round. These three events—Kansas, Charlotte and Talladega—offer some of the most challenging racing that NASCAR has to offer. The goal for the next three races remains the same: to win...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 10,669 reads 11 comments

  11. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Kansas II

    Four are gone and 12 remain. Brad Keselowski leads the field of 12 remaining Chase drivers into the Contender Round, perhaps the most difficult of the four rounds that make up the Chase...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 5,583 reads 7 comments

  12. 2014 Sprint Cup Chase: Jeff Gordon Back in Title Contention with Convincing Win

    This time, Jeff Gordon was not to be denied. There would be no tire going flat in sight of the checkered flag, no engine turning sour in the closing laps and no late caution flag ...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 2,813 reads 3 comments

  13. NASCAR Is Aiming for the Impossible with Latest Rules Changes

    Lost amid a blizzard of sports news in the past week was an announcement from NASCAR that will dramatically change the sport...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 15,768 reads 38 comments

  14. NASCAR at Dover 2014: Complete Preview and Prediction for AAA 400

    The fall Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway's Monster Mile has traditionally been a make-or-break race for Chase competitors. If you haven’t gotten your mojo working by Dover, then you're in a lot of trouble...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 7,301 reads 4 comments

  15. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the 2014 Sprint Cup Series at Dover II

    The new Chase format has changed attitudes in the NASCAR Sprint Cup garage from points racing to winning, and as a result, it has produced two competitive and entertaining races at Chicagoland and Loudon...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 2,968 reads 0 comments

  16. NASCAR at Loudon II: Winners and Losers from Sylvania 300

    Chase race No. 2 is in the books and, no surprise here, the winner is a Team Penske car. This time around it’s Joey Logano in the No. 22...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 10,414 reads 9 comments

  17. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at New Hampshire II

    Chicagoland Speedway race-winner Brad Keselowski was very happy to put his name on the grid in the next round of the 2014 Chase...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 2,547 reads 2 comments

  18. A Confident Keselowski Stays Hot in Opening Round of 2014 NASCAR Chase

    Rarely at a loss for words, Brad Keselowski found himself speechless in Victory Lane on Sunday. “I am not really sure what to say...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 3 months ago 3,978 reads 6 comments

  19. 2014 Sprint Cup Chase: A Pit Crew Change Is the Answer for Kevin Harvick

    The headline this week was predictable. Pit Crew Swap Between Nos. 4 and 14 Teams . You could see the swap coming weeks ago...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 5,231 reads 7 comments

  20. NASCAR at Chicagoland 2014: Complete Preview, Prediction for MyAFibStory.com 400

    The kickoff to what promises to be the most competitive and entertaining championship in NASCAR’s Chase era takes place on Sunday afternoon at Chicagoland Speedway. The 1...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 4,531 reads 1 comments

  21. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Chicagoland

    NASCAR’s second season begins now with a weeklong celebration and media blitz involving the field of 16 drivers that has earned an opportunity to be a part of the Chase for the Sprint Cup...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 3,564 reads 4 comments

  22. Brad Keselowski Shows Championship Swagger in Flag-to-Flag Win at Richmond

    This was big. Brad Keselowski made a statement. He was going to be the guy the others were going to have to beat. “We’re real. This team is good," he said while being interviewed live for a post-race television audience...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 4,694 reads 2 comments

  23. 2014 Sprint Cup Chase Odds: Handicapping the Field of 16

    All the pieces of the puzzle are in place. The picture is clear. Sixteen drivers have qualified for the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup. They share a common goal of hoisting the championship trophy at Homestead in November...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 17,737 reads 20 comments

  24. NASCAR at Richmond: Complete Preview and Prediction for Federated Auto Parts 400

    It doesn’t get much better than this. Saturday night Sprint Cup Series racing on a short track. And what an amazing short track it is...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 5,043 reads 2 comments

  25. The Biggest NASCAR Storylines Ahead of the Sprint Cup Series at Richmond II

    This week, every team that’s not in the Chase still has a chance at getting into it. Hope springs eternal in every Sprint Cup shop as crew chiefs know that anything can happen and often does during a race...

    Bob Margolis Written by Bob Margolis about 4 months ago 6,699 reads 25 comments