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Instacart 500 picks, predictions, lineup 2021: Legendary NASCAR expert fading Martin Truex Jr. at Phoenix

Kevin Harvick has the distinction of being the only driver to post consecutive victories in the NASCAR Cup Series spring race at Phoenix Raceway due to the fact it debuted in 2005. Harvick has captured the checkered flag in this celebration a total of five situations, such as 3 straight from 2014-16. Joey Logano has the possibility to become the 2nd again-to-again winner when he participates in the 2021 Instacart five hundred at Phoenix Raceway on Sunday. Past yr, Logano needed a two-lap extra time to edge Harvick by .276 seconds and document his 2nd get in 24 Cup Series commences at Phoenix.

Logano is outlined at fifteen-2 in the most up-to-date 2021 Instacart five hundred odds from William Hill Sportsbook, with Harvick the nine-2 favored. Reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin and Brad Keselowski are outlined at eleven-2, although Martin Truex Jr. completes the listing of prime five 2021 Instacart five hundred contenders at thirteen-2. You’ll want to look at out the NASCAR at Phoenix predictions from Micah Roberts, the legendary Vegas bookmaker who pioneered wagering on racing, before locking in any 2021 Instacart five hundred picks.

Roberts is arguably the nation’s leading NASCAR betting expert, and his prime choose won the to start with two races of the 2020 time. In the time-opening Daytona five hundred, he nailed Hamlin’s get at ten-1 odds, and he hit Joey Logano at thirteen-2 odds in the Pennzoil four hundred a 7 days later on. He also nailed the victory by Hamlin, who was not one of the prime 3 favorites, in the Toyota five hundred previous Might.

Roberts also crushed the 2019 NASCAR time. All those who wagered $100 on his predicted winner in each individual of the forty NASCAR races (an investment decision of $4,000) finished with a solid financial gain of $2,100. In addition, those who put down $fifty on each individual of Roberts’ prime four selections in each individual of those races (an investment decision of $8,000) have been up a head-turning $three,four hundred. Anyone who has adopted his picks is up huge yr right after yr.

Now, Roberts has analyzed the subject and odds for Sunday’s NASCAR at Phoenix 2021 race. He is sharing his winner and leaderboard proper right here.

2021 Instacart five hundred expert picks

Just one shocker: Roberts is lower on Truex, even though he is one of the prime 2021 Instacart five hundred contenders at thirteen-2. In actuality, Roberts states Truex, who in no way has won at Phoenix, will not even crack the prime ten.

“He need to have a get on this track already but will not in thirty Cup Series commences,” Roberts told SportsLine.

A different curveball: Roberts is large on Ryan Blaney, even though he is a mammoth very long shot at 17-1 in the most up-to-date 2021 NASCAR at Phoenix odds. The 27-yr-previous native of Ohio is coming off his 2nd prime-fifteen complete of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series time, a fifth-put at Las Vegas previous Sunday. Blaney has recorded five prime-ten finishes in ten collection commences at Phoenix. He also landed in the prime ten in each individual of his 3 Xfinity Series and 3 Truck Series races on the track.

“He was sixth previous drop and third in both equally 2019 races at Phoenix,” Roberts told SportsLine. “He is the third wheel at Crew Penske and need to be practically as superior as the other two.”

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Roberts is large on a massive very long shot who has “in no way experienced a vehicle as superior as he will this 7 days.” This driver is being underestimated by oddsmakers, and everyone who backs him could hit it huge. You can only see who it is right here.

So who wins the Instacart five hundred 2021? And which very long shot stuns NASCAR? Go to SportsLine now to see the 2021 NASCAR at Phoenix leaderboard from the nation’s leading NASCAR handicapper, and locate out.

2021 Instacart five hundred odds

Kevin Harvick nine-2
Chase Elliott eleven-2
Denny Hamlin eleven-2
Brad Keselowski eleven-2
Martin Truex Jr. thirteen-2
Kyle Busch seven-1
Joey Logano fifteen-2
Kyle Larson 8-1
Ryan Blaney 17-1
William Byron 25-1
Alex Bowman thirty-1
Christopher Bell forty-1
Kurt Busch forty-1
Aric Almirola 60-1
Matt DiBenedetto 60-1
Tyler Reddick 60-1
Austin Dillon seventy five-1
Cole Custer 100-1
Bubba Wallace 100-1
Ryan Newman 125-1
Chris Buescher two hundred-1
Chase Briscoe 250-1
Ross Chastain 250-1
Erik Jones 250-1
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 250-1
Michael McDowell three hundred-1
Ryan Preece 1000-1
Daniel Suarez 1000-1
Corey LaJoie 2000-1
Anthony Alfredo 2500-1
Justin Haley 2500-1
Josh Bilicki 5000-1
James Davison 5000-1
Timmy Hill 5000-1
Quin Houff 5000-1
B.J. McLeod 5000-1
Cody Ware 5000-1
J.J. Yeley 5000-1