NASCAR is a copycat business. Always has been, writes Marty Smith. If it works for Jack Roush, it's gotta work for Ray Evernham. And Michael Waltrip. And Teresa Earnhardt. Or does it?
Ray Evernham expects to finalize the sale of an unspecified portion of his Nextel Cup Series operation to Montreal Canadiens owner George Gillett Jr. within 60 to 90 days, the team owner told ESPN.com on Tuesday.
Going from the brink of a team breakup to the Nextel Cup championship bank wasn't an easy path for Jimmie Johnson and crew chief Chad Knaus, writes Marty Smith.