Found November 08, 2013 on Tireball.com:
PLAYERS: Jimmie Johnson
Jeff Zelevansky/Nascar via Getty Images NASCAR heads to Phoenix International Raceway  in Avondale, AZ this weekend. All three series will race at the 1.0 mile track. The Truck Series will run the Lucas Oil 150 on Friday, the Nationwide Series will run the ServiceMaster 200 on Saturday and the Sprint Cup cars will hit the track on Sunday for the Advocare 500. This is the ninth race of the Sprint Cup Series Chase, where twelve drivers battle to become this years champion. Jimmie Johnson currently leads Matt Kenseth in the points by seven points. With only two races to go, the championship is still up for grabs. PHOENIX: Entry List | Biffle’s paint scheme | Johnson Becoming a Legend | Labonte’s Last Ride Below you will find the Phoenix race weekend schedule,  including the race start time, practice and qualifying times, tv and listening info, and weather at the track  if you are headed out to see the races this weekend. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for up to date news on your favorite sports. Weekend Schedule: All times are local to track in PST Thursday, November 7 3:30-4:25 pm – Truck Series Practice 5:35 -7:00 pm – Truck Series Final Practice Friday, November 8 10:00 – 11:30 pm Nationwide Series Practice TV: FoxSports1 11:35 -1:30 pm Sprint Cup Series Practice TV: FoxSports1 1:35 – 2:20 pm Nationwide Series Final Practice TV: FoxSports1 2:30 pm (4:30 pm/ET) Truck Series Qualifying (Two Laps – All Positions) TV: FoxSports2 3:40 pm (5:40 pm/ET) Sprint Cup Series Qualifying (Two Laps – All Positions) TV: FoxSports2 6:00 pm (8:00 pm/ET) Truck Series Race Lucas Oil 150 (150 laps, 150 miles) Green Flag: 6:18 (8:18pm/ET) TV: FoxSports1 Saturday, November 9 9:30 – 10:25 am – Sprint Cup Series Practice TV: FoxSports2 10:35 am (12:35 pm/ET) Nationwide Series Qualifying (Two Laps- All Positions) TV: FoxSports2 12:30 pm – 1:25 pm Sprint Cup Series Final Practice TV: FoxSports2 2:00 pm (4:00 pm/ET) Nationwide Series ServiceMaster 200 Race (200 laps, 200 miles) Green Flag: 2:16pm(4:16pm/ET) TV: ESPN2 Sunday, November 9 1:00 pm (3:00 pm/ET) Sprint Cup Series Race – Advocare 500 (312 laps, 312 miles) Green Flag: 1:15pm (3:15pm/ET) TV: ESPN Last Time: Trucks: Brian Scott in November 2012 Nationwide: Kyle Busch in Spring 2013 Sprint: Carl Edwards in Spring 2013 Weather:               Beautiful weather this weekend in Phoenix for all three series races if you are headed to the track. Lots of sunshine and no threat of rain in the forecast. If you find this post helpful – please take a minute and share it via your Facebook or Twitter using the buttons below!
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