Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/24/14

LAS VEGAS - DECEMBER 02: NASCAR driver Kurt Busch speaks at Las Vegas Motorspeedway for the Roast of four time NASCAR Champion Jimmie Johnson during Day 1 of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week on December 2, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Well, it's been a whirlwind few days here for Kurt Busch and his future. He got the call from Gene Haas and Tuesday the announcement was made that Kurt will be leaving the Furniture Row team and joining Stewart-Haas Racing at the end of the year. If you listened to the press conference, it's interesting because it had a different spin than most people realize. Gene Haas, co-owner of Stewart-Haas Racing, very candidly admitted he was ram-rodding this whole thing and that at first, his partner Tony Stewart wasn't very happy about it. Gene said it all started with a conversation with Kurt at a Chevrolet dinner during the Brickyard 400 weekend. Then only eight days later, Tony was in the wreck and was done for the season. Gene moved forward with his discussions with Kurt, and now the deal is complete. Greg Zipadelli, who is the competition director at Stewart-Haas Racing, agreed with what Gene said at the press conference about Tony. However, Tony's reservation wasn't about Kurt. Ton...
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