NEWS & ADVICE
Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Aric Almirola's name.
March 21, 2018
STP 500 Preview: Short Track Survival
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR stop at Martinsville as Kyle Busch is perhaps the driver to beat when the circuit visits the short track paperclip.
March 17, 2018
DraftKings NASCAR: Auto Club 400
With three career victories at Auto Club Speedway, Kyle Busch is an excellent play this week and sits atop C.J. Radune’s Lower-Risk Lineup.
March 14, 2018
Auto Club 400 Preview: Kyle Larson's House
Mark Taylor breaks down this week's NASCAR race in Fontana, as Kyle Larson has become the driver to beat on two-mile ovals.
March 10, 2018
DraftKings NASCAR: TicketGuardian 500
Kyle Busch, who has one Phoenix victory and five consecutive top-10s at the track, leads C.J. Radune’s Higher-Risk lineup.
March 7, 2018
Ticket Guardian 500 Preview: Conquering the Desert Jewel
Mark Taylor analyzes this week's NASCAR race at Phoenix where Kevin Harvick has found great success in his career.
March 5, 2018
NASCAR Barometer: Harvick's Domination Continues In Las Vegas
C.J.Radune describes Kevin Harvick’s easy victory at the Pennzoil 400, at which he swept every stage and cruised to his 13th win on a 1.5-mile oval.
March 3, 2018
DraftKings NASCAR: Pennzoil 400
Martin Truex Jr. leads C.J. Radune’s the lower-risk lineup for Las Vegas. Truex dominated this race one year ago to earn the first victory on his way to winning the championship.
February 28, 2018
Pennzoil 400 Preview: Intermediate Oval Barometer
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race in Las Vegas as Kevin Harvick aims to be the latest repeat winner the intermediate oval has produced.
February 26, 2018
NASCAR Barometer: Harvick Dominates Atlanta
It was a good weekend for Kevin Harvick as he won both the Xfinity race Saturday and the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Sunday.
February 24, 2018
DraftKings NASCAR: Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500
Examining this weekend’s starting grid, C.J. believes Kevin Harvick is one of the safest bets, as he has led more than 100 laps in five of the last six Atlanta races.
February 19, 2018
NASCAR Barometer: Victory Lane for Dillon’s No. 3
C.J. Radune recaps Austin Dillon’s win at Daytona, a race at which avoiding the wrecks that befelled other drivers was the challenge of the day.
February 17, 2018
DraftKings NASCAR: Daytona 500
Despite crashing in Thursday’s qualifying race, last week’s winner, Brad Keselowski lead’s C.J. Radune’s Daytona lower-risk lineup.
February 13, 2018
Daytona 500 Preview: The Great American Race
Mark Taylor breaks down the Daytona 500 as the NASCAR season kicks off with Brad Keselowski the new king of restrictor-plate racing.
February 8, 2018
NASCAR Draft Kit: Updated 2018 Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor revisits his 2018 driver rankings with a February update before Daytona, but Martin Truex Jr. is still on top.
January 10, 2018
NASCAR Draft Kit: What's New for 2018
Mark Taylor welcomes the 2018 NASCAR season with a rundown of changes for this year, including drivers like Clint Chase Elliott joining new teams.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2018 Top Rookies
Mark Taylor spotlights this year's group of rookie drivers, including Darrell Wallace Jr., who could make an immediate impact this season.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2018 Sleepers & Busts
Mark Taylor breaks down the drivers who will lead owners to success in 2018 and those who might not live up to their draft-day price. Can Jimmie Johnson reverse his trend line?
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2018 Track Specialists
Mark Taylor scouts the track specialists, and there's few better on NASCAR's bull-ring short tracks than Joey Logano.
NASCAR Draft Kit: Final 2017 Loop Stats
Check out how every driver stacked up last season on NASCAR's top circuit, including champion Martin Truex Jr., who dominated the loop stats.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2018 Driver Projections
Mark Taylor projects wins, poles and more for all of NASCAR's Monster Energy Cup drivers for this season. Check out the sortable rankings now.
NASCAR Draft Kit: 2018 Driver Rankings
Mark Taylor ranks the 2018 NASCAR drivers as defending champ Martin Truex Jr. stands as the driver to beat heading into the new Monster Energy Cup season.
November 20, 2017
NASCAR Barometer: The Cup Belongs to Truex
Martin Truex Jr. won the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway to capture the championship after a dominating season.
November 18, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Ford EcoBoost 400
It’s the final race of the year, and with the championship on the line, C.J. Radune is picking contenders Kyle Busch and Brad Keselowski to head his High-Risk Lineup.
November 16, 2017
Ford EcoBoost 400 Preview: Four Drivers, One Champion
Mark Taylor previews this season's NASCAR finale as the circuit heads to Miami for the Chase for the Cup championship. Will Martin Truex Jr. end Kyle Busch's bid for a repeat title?
November 11, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Can-Am 500
C.J. Radune has Daniel Suarez in his Lower-Risk Lineup because he continues to deliver consistent top-15 finishes, which gives fantasy owners positive finish differential points.
November 4, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: AAA Texas 500
C.J. Radune notes that Jimmie Johnson has been the man to beat at Texas in recent history. He leads the pack with an average finish of 3.6 in the last five races at the circuit.
October 28, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: First Data 500
Jimmie Johnson’s nine circuit victories are among his impressive statistics at Martinsville Speedway and earn him a spot in C.J. Radune’s Lower-Risk Lineup.
October 26, 2017
First Data 500 Preview: NASCAR'S Elite 8
Mark Taylor previews this week's Round of 8 in the Chase for the Cup as Brad Keselowski looks to continue his recent success at the circuit's shortest track.
October 14, 2017
DraftKings NASCAR: Alabama 500
Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s earlier victories at Talladega and Daytona make him the man to beat on this famous Superspeedway.
October 11, 2017
Alabama 500 Preview: High-Stakes Racing
Mark Taylor previews this week's NASCAR race a the circuit heads to Talladega for the next leg of the Chase. Can Brad Keselowski punch an automatic ticket to the next round?