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What to do with Kevin Harvick in NASCAR DFS at Kentucky Speedway

We break down Kevin Harvick’s DFS potential ahead of this weekend’s Quaker State 400.

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Busch Head for the Mountains Ford, drives during the NASCAR Cup Series Pocono Organics 325 in partnership with Rodale Institute at Pocono Raceway on June 27, 2020 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images

Kevin Harvick has been great as of late and has notched three straight top-two finishes. The NASCAR Cup Series points leader is looking to continue his hot streak Sunday at the Quaker State 400. Let’s evaluate his DFS upside ahead of this weekend’s race.

DraftKings DFS Salary

$11,600

History at Kentucky Speedway

Harvick has six career top 10s in nine starts at Kentucky and has one top five there since 2017. While he’s never won at the track, he has momentum on his side. He has one of the best average finishing positions (10.78) in the field.

2020 performance

Harvick has the most wins (4) in the series and is tied with Denny Hamlin for most top 10 finishes with nine. He’s been the model of consistency this year and has only dropped outside of the top 15 once.

Daily fantasy advice

How can you not roll with someone as successful as Harvick right now? The top 10 should be a lock for him given his recent performances, and he’s got one of the best chances to crack the top five in this race. He’s the favorite on DraftKings Sportsbook at +400 for a reason.