LAS VEGAS (AP) Martin Truex Jr. clearly had one of the best teams this season as he rolled to four victories before the end of June.
Then he hit a slump of sports, nearly three months without a win, but his Joe Gibbs Racing team remained confident it would challenge for the championship.
A win in the opening race of NASCARs playoffs solidified their beliefs.
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