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NASCAR at Las Vegas: Results, highlights from Brad Keselowski's dramatic playoff win

As NASCAR Cup Series championship contenders dropped one by one Saturday in Las Vegas, Brad Keselowski averted disaster, made efficient pit stops and drove his way to a third consecutive victory. Keselowski’s playoff-opening triumph clinched advancement to the next postseason round. Others, such as point leaders Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick, weren’t as lucky. Busch skidded through the grass and ...

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NASCAR at Las Vegas: Results, highlights from Brad Keselowski's dramatic playoff win

As NASCAR Cup Series championship contenders dropped one by one Saturday in Las Vegas, Brad Keselowski averted disaster, made efficient pit stops and drove his way to a third consecutive victory. Keselowski’s playoff-opening triumph clinched advancement to the next postseason round. Others, such as point leaders Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick, weren’t as lucky. Busch skidded through the grass and ...

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The Latest: Brad Keselowski wins NASCAR playoff opener

[unable to retrieve full-text content] … (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR playoff opener at Las Vegas … victory by winning the playoff-opening NASCAR race at Las Vegas, persevering … second stage of the first NASCAR playoff race, setting the stage … ; ——— 2:15 p.m. The NASCAR Cup series playoffs have begun … … NASCAR News

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Ryan Newman tops playoff contenders in second Las Vegas practice

Newman ended the season with an average lap speed of 183.892 mph to top the session after running 29 laps. Playoff contender Ryan Blaney ended up second (183.268 mph) and fellow playoff driver Aric Almirola was third (183.194 mph). Rookie William Byron was fourth-fastest and Daniel Suarez completed the top-five. Rounding out the Top 10 were Erik Jones, pole winner ...

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NASCAR playoff push kicks into gear in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the standings. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is right behind them, and the other 13 drivers in the playoff field are desperate just to keep up. Even after the occasional predictability of a regular season dominated by the Big Three drivers, ...

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NASCAR playoff push kicks into gear in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the standings. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is right behind them, and the other 13 drivers in the playoff field are desperate just to keep up. Even after the occasional predictability of a regular season dominated by the Big Three drivers, ...

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NASCAR playoff push kicks into gear in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the standings. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is right behind them, and the other 13 drivers in the playoff field are desperate just to keep up. Even after the occasional predictability of a regular season dominated by the Big Three drivers, ...

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The heat is on: NASCAR playoff push kicks into gear in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the standings. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is right behind them, and the other 13 drivers in the playoff field are desperate just to keep up. Even after the occasional predictability of a regular season dominated by the Big Three driver… ...

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The heat is on: NASCAR playoff push kicks into gear in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the standings. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is right behind them, and the other 13 drivers in the playoff field are desperate just to keep up. Even after the occasional predictability of a regular season dominated by the Big Three driver… ...

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The heat is on: NASCAR playoff push kicks into gear in Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Seven months into the NASCAR Cup series season, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick are dead-even atop the standings. Defending champion Martin Truex Jr. is right behind them, and the other 13 drivers in the playoff field are desperate just to keep up. Even after the occasional predictability of a regular season dominated by the Big Three driver… ...

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