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Friday Faceoff: How Pivotal Is Winning at Las Vegas?

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Plus, which 2024 Cup newcomer will have the best rookie campaign?

Up to Speed: Is There Strength Among Teammates in the NASCAR Playoffs?

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MARCH 05: William Byron, driver of the #24 RaptorTough.com Chevrolet, is congratulated by Kyle Larson, driver of the #5 HendrickCars.com Chevrolet, in victory lane after winning the NASCAR Cup Series Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 05, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images)

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Bryan Gable examines whether there is strength in numbers in having multiple drivers from the same team in the Cup playoffs.

Only Yesterday: Is Denny Hamlin Really Better Than Some NASCAR Champions?

2021 Phoenix Cup Championship 4 Media Day Denny Hamlin Martin Truex Jr Chase Elliott Kyle Larson Sean Gardner

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Hamlin’s the best without a title. How many with a title is he better than?