Johnson wins in Texas

2015-johnson02-360

FORT WORTH, TX (TheSpread) – Jimmie Johnson picked up his second win of the NASCAR season on Saturday night, as he claimed the win in the Duck Commander 500.

View Current NASCAR Odds

Johnson had the strong car of the night, leading 128 laps. However, it was a late pass of Kevin Harvick that allowed him to get the victory. Harvick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. had a close battle for second, with Harvick edging Dale Jr. at the finish line.

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Johnson entered the week with 6/1 odds to win this race, which means a wager of $100 on him to prevail will pay out an additional $600.

Johnson now joins Harvick as the lone drivers with multiple wins in 2015. Harvick retains his points lead by 26 on the field, while Johnson moves up to sixth, 90 points behind Harvick. Joey Logano is in second in the standings after finishing fourth on Saturday night.

Bet on NASCAR Odds

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NASCAR Discussions

NASCAR: Daytona 500 Preview on Wed, Feb 2018 by Shazman
NASCAR: Could NASCAR be for sale? on Tue, Feb 2018 by Shazman
NASCAR: Advance Auto Parts Clash on Sat, Feb 2018 by Shazman
Daytona 500 Odds & Props on Mon, Feb 2018 by Shazman

Nascar Top Stories

Thumbnail Daytona 500 Predictions Which driver will claim the biggest race in sports and win the Daytona 500 later today? Here’s our NASCAR Predictions for this annual...
Thumbnail Powershares QQQ 300 Predictions The NASCAR Xfinity Series gets underway this afternoon with the running of the Powershares QQQ 300. Which...
Thumbnail NextEra Energy Resources 250 Picks Which NASCAR Truck Series drivers may break out from the pack to win the NextEra Energy Resources 250?...
Thumbnail Can-Am Duel 2 Predictions The second of the two Can-Am Duels is stacked with top drivers. Which one will emerge victorious in this NASCAR race?
Thumbnail Can-Am Duel 1 Predictions The lineup for Sunday’s Daytona 500will be figured out tonight with the Can-Am Duels. Here’s our picks for Duel No. 1 tonight.

Nascar Headlines