Johnson vs. Hamlin
FORT WORTH, TX (TheSpread) – Jimmie Johnson and Denny Hamlin have each found victory lane at Texas Motor Speedway in their career, but which one will come closer to winning the 2011 Samsung Mobile 500 on Saturday?
According to oddsmakers at online sports book SBGGLOBAL.com Johnson has the edge in this matchup as he has odds of -125 while Hamlin has odds of -105.
Johnson will start sixth on Saturday night while Hamlin qualified 23rd. Johnson is currently third in the point standings, 12 points out of first. He has three top 5’s on the year. Hamlin sits in 19th place in the standings as he is winless and has just 1 top 10 in 6 races.
At Texas Motor Speedway, Johnson has one win in his career with 7 top 5’s. He has an average finish of 10.1 at the track while his driver rating is 99.3. Hamlin has two win in his career at Texas with an average finish of 8.8 and a driver rating of 99.2.
2011 Samsung Mobile 500 Matchup Odds – Jimmie Johnson vs. Denny Hamlin – April 9
Jimmie Johnson -125
Denny Hamlin -105